Our chairman, Don Irvine, spoke to gun rights activists at the annual Gun Rights Policy Conference which was held in Tampa, Florida. He spoke on how to use new media (social media such as Facebook, Twitter, etc.) to promote gun rights and countering the liberal media narrative against gun rights:
Rumors about why Donald Trump was audibly sniffling during the first presidential debate ran rampant on social media Monday night. Former Governor of Vermont and prominent Hillary Clinton surrogate Howard Dean went as far as to question whether Trump's sniffles were because of cocaine cocaine use. Notice Trump sniffing all the time. Show More Summary
It’s 2016, so social media is of course an essential part to this year’s bitter presidential campaign. Now Trump is turning to Snapchat with the largest use of the platform for the election we’ve seen so far The Trump campaign today issued the first national filter of the 2016 election. Show More Summary
The Knot released the results of "The Knot Social Media Survey 2016," which revealed how brides use social media from the time of their engagements to their honeymoons.
tDict is an app that uses the social media platform to help you search for words in local dialects
According to HubSpot, inbound marketing is used to "turn strangers into customers and promoters of your business." It's built around attracting strangers with your blog, social media, and keywords, then converting those visitors with forms, calls to action, and landing pages. Show More Summary
Here are 5 ways that using this kind of positive UGC will improve your social media presence.
Police killings of African-Americans on social media have become the visual hallmark of our time. This decade will be recalled through blurry cellphone and dash-cam videos of shootings. But how will it be remembered? From my scholarship on visual culture, most recently on the visual tactics of...
The businesses that learn howto use social mediaeffectively will be the businesses that thrive in the future.
Marketing often requires so much effort that it’s no surprise that many businesses work with agencies or hire expert consultants to help them advertise and grow their business. Most businesses use a combination of social media, email...Show More Summary
In the twentieth century, the Nazis used radio and film as their platforms of choice, but today' extremists use social media. Then as now, new technology provides extremists with the unchecked ability to spread hate and recruit followers. [ more › ]
This weekend brings big news from Snapchat—the social media app the kids are using now that their parents are on Facebook. USA Today reports the company has changed its name from Snapchat to Snap Inc. It's also preparing to release camera-equipped sunglasses called Spectacles. Snap says the $129.99...
Liverpool defender Mamadou Sakho may see his place in peril after using social media to explain why he's been left out of the club's first-team plans. Meanwhile, the Reds reportedly attempted to sign Presnel Kimpembe in the summer. Sakho...Show More Summary
This week, we want to know what social media site you're spending the most time on for your business. Check back for your most popular social media sites.
Princeton University psych prof Susan Fiske published an open letter denouncing the practice of using social media to call out statistical errors in psychology research, describing the people who do this as "terrorists" and arguing that this was toxic because of the structure of social science scholarship, having an outsized effect on careers. (more…)
Using a social media tool that connects with your CRM can enhance customer interactions and improve sentiment and experience.
Lake Urmia’s grim destiny reflects a wider trend of enviromental problems in Iran, including an over-reliance on dams, extreme weather patterns, climatic changes, poor irrigation practices and unregulated use of water Long tucked away...Show More Summary
Some of the world's biggest banks are working on using people's personal information from Facebook, Instagram, and other social media platforms as part of, or in lieu of, someone's credit history. Yasaman "Yassi" Hadjibashi, chief data...Show More Summary
GUEST: When it comes to audience-building tactics in social media, one of the most commonly used strategies is to hold a contest. A few years ago, an iPad or other high-end prize could generate an absolutely amazing amount of interaction online, but people seem to have become a bit jaded since then. Is a contest still […]
Supplements “are the ‘Wild, Wild West’ in terms of regulation” according to Dr. Kevin Campbell, an internationally recognized leading cardiologist. Consumers can use social media to conduct research on supplements, share their experiences and urge to FDA to more closely regulate the industry.