With so many amazing social media experts under one roof at Social Media Marketing World, it’s almost impossible NOT to come home with a pages full of tips, notes, and suggestions for your brand. As usual, my main note-taking device was Twitter, so here’s a list of my top 5 learnings curated from my hundreds of tweets over two action-packed days.
Dear fans, Kitty hugs and a million thankful meows for the awesome questions you left for me with my assistant this afternoon on my social media channels. Your interest in my extravagant lifestyle warms my gravy-fueled heart. I hope your interactions with cats this week are fruitful, fabulous and eventful. Show More Summary
We have previously discussed how the social media craze of posting selfies seem to leave any room for... well... decency. The latest controversy concerns the East Village gas explosion that injured 25 people and collapsed three building — causing extensive physical and property injuries. While emergency personnel were still […]
An exchange on an Internet near you:Digger Dan ?@MetalDetectorUK Mar 21 Facebook needs an ambassador from @findsorguk to encourage people to report finds! I daily see amazing items being posted! 1 retweet 0 favourites and the response:...Show More Summary
"Don't feed the trolls" has never been a more relevant piece of advice. The Web's established social media players as well as startups are trying to not just starve the trolls but to silence them in a battle against a toxic atmosphere that can sometimes scare users and advertisers. Show More Summary
Shama Hyder, CEO of the Marketing Zen Group and author of The Zen of Social Media Marketing, knows millennials. In fact, she's a millennial herself. At the 4A's Transformation conference in Austin, Texas, last week, Hyder was featured...Show More Summary
Oh, the power of social media. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) matchmakers Sean Shelby and Joe Silva have tough jobs putting together high-profile fights with the ever-increasing stable of UFC fighters, but when two men verbally...Show More Summary
Although pit bulls tend to get a bad wrap for their infamous volatile nature and aggressive temperament, there have been a number of pit bulls featured via social media that challenge the typical stereotypes, reports Life with Dogs. On Mar. Show More Summary
September's show features a blogger who swapped medication for a plant-based diet and how social media can help people with mental health issues.
Thailand’s military government recently warned local women to refrain from posting selfies revealing the lower half of their breasts. Underboob selfies have apparently become a viral trend on social media, but the Kingdom’s authorities warn that posting such photos could violate the 2007 Computer Crimes Act and result in up to five years in prison. [...]Show More Summary
In an age of increasing social media–driven isolation, what does community look like in America? That’s the question photographer Alec Soth and writer Brad Zellar set out to answer when they started roaming the country in 2012. Over...Show More Summary
Carrie Underwood wowed her Instagram followers with an adorable photo of her newborn baby. She also used the social media post to give a shout-out to her hockey-playing husband.
Followers of Daymond John know the Shark Tank star is very active on social media. On occasion he opens his Facebook page to entrepreneurs to promote their businesses and has been known to tweet out a picture of an alarm clock at a very early hour. Show More Summary
Periscope users want to look in your fridge. Yep, it’s true. Users of Twitter’s new live streaming social media app Periscope are obsessed with viewing fridge videos; the fetish has spawned hashtags like #fridgeview or #showusyourfridge, according to Mashable. Show More Summary
Jon Ronson examines public missteps and the revenge they attracted, trying to grasp some sense of proportion between the two, or at least figure out the rules of the game.
Sawyer Fredericks recently visited his local news station, WNYT, to discuss his experience on The Voice, as he prepares for the upcoming live shows. Sawyer has been busy trying to catch up with fan messages on social media, and celebrating his sweet-16 birthday. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (AP) — A new video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday shows its fighters cutting off the heads of eight men said to be Shiite Muslims. The video posted on social media said the men were beheaded in the central Syrian province of Hama.
Overall, when compared to other social media sites, Pinterest users are more likely to purchase products from their most shared categories, reveals new data from ShareThis.
Twitter has introduced Periscope, which is competing with Meerkat to enable real time video on social media. It’s lots of fun, but will it lead to what is being called “citizen journalism”? Is this going to motivate you to go out and cover news? When three buildings collapsed and ignited a blaze in New York, [...]
We definitely have a model in the making here! Coco Rocha and her husband James Conran have been adorably documenting the model's pregnancy via social media, so of course that's how they made their announcement! [ Video: Model Coco Rocha Announces Her Pregnancy With A Crazy Cool Video! ] On Saturday the couple welcomed their daughter into the [...]