With over 25 years of marketing experience, Carro Ford has seen our field evolve to what it is today. This experience has allowed her to curate an incredible mix of both marketing and PR tactics in her latest book, “The Smartass Marketer’s...Show More Summary
Introduced in June 2015, Facebook's 'Place Tips' feature gathers useful information about a business or landmark and shows it at the top of the News Feed for in-store visitors. So what does this mean for social media managers? In this post I'll review the 'ins and outs' of the business applications of Place Tips on Facebook.
“ These are solid reasons why our government does not consider it has a mandate to accept the institutions’ proposal or to use its majority in Parliament in order to push it through and onto the statutes. At the same time, we do notShow More Summary
"I wish I'd thought of it.": parislemon: Leigh Gallagher on the time when Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky met with Warren Buffett: One of Chesky’s biggest source triumphs was his audience with Buffett. A little over a year ago, Chesky reached...Show More Summary
We Have 5 Finalists. Who Deserves to Win? You Decide. One of the things I love most about Platform University is our ability to help platform-builders at all levels reach more people and create a bigger impact. One way we’ve done that is through platform makeovers. Last year we received an incredible response to the work we did with Jackie Bledsoe. Now we’re ready to […]
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This could end up to be the highest selfie — literally. The selfie in question popped up on one of Reddit’s boards recently, showing a trio of US Air Force airmen taking a groufie, their legs dandling off the perilous drop of a military plane’s lower entry as it cruises over a sultry dessert landscape […]
Graffiti is one of the few tools you have if you have almost nothing, and even if you don’t come up with a picture to cure world poverty you can make someone smile while they’re having a piss. — Banksy Greece has hit a historical financial rock bottom on an international scale, after having […]
Last Friday, the US Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples would have the right to marry in all US states, an historic event and a major win for gay rights activists. To help users celebrate the announcement, Facebook unveiled a new option, enabling users to overlay their profile images with the rainbow flag, a symbol for the Pride movement. Show More Summary
Facebook have introduced a new video analytics element to Page Insights, with detailed information on view counts, video performance and metrics on reach and completion rates. The move will be welcomed by marketers looking to get the most out of video content on the platform.
Storytelling is as old as humankind. Perhaps the first glimpse of it is seen in ancient hieroglyphics, stories depicted as pictures on walls. Fast forward to today and what would a campfire be without friends sitting around telling stories? We like stories because we can relate to them, we see ourselves or people we know in them. Show More Summary
Brands today simply don't have the luxury of sitting back and hoping that their brand identity will be enough to bring customers their way. Not only is transparency increasingly important in the modern world of marketing, but consumers...Show More Summary
It is a lesson to dogs and owners alike. Dogs, stay out of random people’s stuff. Owners, keep your marijuana edibles out of the reach of your four-legged friends. Tony Costa posted a video to YouTube of his Siberian Husky. It seems Costa was having some friends over when they noticed the dog acted strangely. […]
YouTube is a great place to go to discover any type of video: entertaining, educational, funny, creative, you name it and YouTube has it. Here at Social News Daily, we love surfing YouTube for hidden gems. So, you can imagine our excitement when we heard about the YouTube Map Explorer. The awesome program helps you […]
You already know being an entrepreneur isn’t easy, which is why slipping on that comfortable pair of rose colored glasses from time to time is tempting. Unfortunately, the sooner you learn a few hard truths about being a trailblazer, the sooner you can avoid a few of the unnecessary bumps and bruises. There will come a time—many of them—where a […]
Facebook wants to become your favorite Internet TV by tracking what a television never could. Today it announced a News Feed algorithm change that will show you more videos similar to ones you expand to full-screen, un-mute or opt to watch in HD, even if you don’t Like, share or comment. Show More Summary
When Facebook eliminated the need for Messenger users to have accounts on the social network, countries with lower Facebook penetration were behind the move. GlobalWebIndex pointed out the following countries where more than 20 percent...Show More Summary
Harriet Tubman, Amelia Earhart, Eleanor Roosevelt… Air Force Amy? The famous Bunny Ranch prostitute is making a case for her image to appear on the new $10 bill. Amy, who works at the famous brothel in Carson City, Nevada, says she is everything that the Treasury Department is looking for. “The Treasury Department has said […]
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The Pokémon Company has announced the upcoming release of Pokémon Shuffle on mobile devices. The free-to-play game was released on Nintendo 3DS in February 2015, and challenges players to complete level-based match-three games in anShow More Summary