#WhyImVotingUKIP – Politics and Twitter just don’t mix!

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When I started this blog, I never thought I’d find myself writing about politics, however here we are with one of the funniest misused hashtags ever!

On Tuesday evening, some UKIP members took it upon themselves to try and promote their beloved farce of a political party by using the hashtag #WhyImVotingUKIP.

UKIP Harrogate seem to have deleted this tweet! Luckily, I took a screenshot...

UKIP Harrogate seem to have deleted this tweet! Luckily, I took a screenshot…

https://twitter.com/markjenk/status/468845007336931328

However, As any self respecting internet user knows, politics do not mix very well with the internet, especially the comedians that live on Twitter… What ensued was instant hilarity.

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TGI Friday’s – Making Burgers Social

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So here we have it, my first ever blog post and what better to write about than food and social media all in one!

I’ve decided to focus on one of the biggest and best menu relaunches that I’ve seen on social media so far. This is the launch of the new hand crafted burger menu at TGI Friday’s UK, including a secret burger!

@TGIFridaysUK have been really clever in using just one hashtag to bring some fun and free promotion to the launch, #BurgerFace. This allows their customers to send in their best picture of themselves wrapping their mouth around one of the new mouth watering burgers. The success of this alone can be found by simply searching for #BurgerFace.

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