What a week it has been for fannies in social media, myself included*. The thing is there’s funny fanny, and then there’s silly fanny. Read more →
That phrase, used to describe me in a recent profile by The Drum, doesn’t exactly dance gracefully off the tongue.
Instead, it trips over its own shoelaces and lands in a heap. But it was lovely to hear.
Because social media are what I, Andrew Burnett, do. All aspects of social media: ROI, strategy, content, execution and both individual and corporate training.
A couple of facts: 1) I’m based in Edinburgh. 2) Edinburgh is home to a fantastic socialmedia scene.
World-class modesty prevents me from saying how these two facts are causally related.
So I’ll leave you to reach the only logical conclusion.
The Scottish capital is where I run my own company. The Andrew Burnett consultancy aids endorsement through social signals. It does, you know.
And I’m also head of social at Yard Digital, based in Edinburgh (and Cardiff).
Far from being geographically inert, I get around a good deal, visiting clients and speaking at seminars beyond my home city. As my poor, battered Oyster card will testify.