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Leading Scottish sports writer slams Scottish media’s obsession with the Celtic and Rangers

Leading Scottish sports writer slams Scottish media’s obsession with the Celtic and Rangers

An own goal there by Mr Ferrie. The Media coverage of any subject, as selected by an Editor, generally reflects the level of interest amongst the audience. If Ferrie doesn't recognise that, he's in the wrong job.


8 Mar 2012 - 10:16
Beattie Communications founder claims clients are 'wasting money' on social media

Beattie Communications founder claims clients are 'wasting money' on social media

In most cases, this is very true. In addition, specialist Online Marketing agencies - like MediaCo :-) - should be used for search engine optimisation and PPC to ensure the spend is as effective as possible.


27 Jul 2011 - 11:00
Former Daily Record and Sunday Mail managing editor asks what has gone wrong

Former Daily Record and Sunday Mail managing editor asks what has gone wrong

Very true, Noel. Of course, when Terry Quinn "turned the paper into a lightweight design-led creation", he ripped out its heart and soul and showed no empathy whatsoever with the readership. That significantly began the decline which has led to today's desperate situation.


10 Jun 2011 - 08:20
Social media fails to beat traditional media when it comes to local community engagement - Gordon Young's draft Leader

Social media fails to beat traditional media when it comes to local community engagement - Gordon Young's draft Leader

Interesting experience. I wonder how many traditional community newspapers currently exist in Scotland? What percentage make enough money to sustain themselves? Who runs them and how. etc Would be an interesting feature.


12 May 2011 - 15:26