It's an ironclad rule of social media: If you launch it, the brands will come. Marketers flocked to Periscope, Twitter's new live-streaming application, within hours of its launch on Tuesday. Some brand accounts used the service to broadcast...Show More Summary
A German artist created a brilliant anti-rape campaign that uses one of things that makes men stand aghast in horror: sanitary napkins. Elone, the German artist who got the idea to “post” all sorts of anti-rape, pro-feminist messages (for example: “Rapists rape people, not outfits”) atop sanitary napkins throughout her German city after she saw this [...]Show More Summary
The nearly 119-year-old New York Times Magazine is relaunching on Sunday with new features including a weekly poem, an updated logo, a new suite of fonts, and an abbreviated logo for use on social media. “We have used the hammer and...Show More Summary
Even though the indigenous language Muisca is extinct, a group of Colombians are using wikis, mobile apps, and social media to breathe new life into the language.
Lindsay Lohan is a pro at using social media to get attention, and it’s a good thing that she’s learned how to do this — she doesn’t have a lot going on for her these days, so the Mean Girls star would likely be one of those “Where are...Show More Summary
This is my seventh post with the Kohl’s #MakeYourMove initiative. View my previous #MakeYourMove posts here, and follow the movement on social media using #MakeYourMove. I feel like I live at the intersection of fashion and fitness. I want to look good when I’m working out, but the clothes also have to perform well. Show More Summary
Twitter has become the preferred source to release big movie news for a lot of actors and directors. There are pros and cons in using this particular media; on the one hand it’s direct and immediate, but on the other hand social platforms can turn into wretched hives of scum and villainy so quickly that […]
On Sunday I blogged about Aussie politicians who have taken to You Tube to read out mean tweets that they have been getting from the public and it always pleases me to see politicians try something new on social media. Well, closer to home, one of our local MPs, Naomi Long has decided to share more...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed Thursday that the social media giant has successfully tested unmanned aircraft that it intends to use to bring Internet connectivity to remote communities. The company’s project, run in conjunction with Internet.org, aims to bring into operation...
College students are all over social media. As a recently graduated one, sometimes I wonder if I ever took part in actual face-to-face human interaction. How do you break such a rude habit? Find another new up-and-coming app to obsess over. Unseen. “Unseen is for the moments when you need to leave behind your social […]
Using ROI as a metric to measure the success of social media is problematic. Not only does social not deliver statistically great ROI stats compared to other channels it also doesn’t consider assisted conversions and intangible (but super valuable) benefits. Social media is about conversation not broadcast. Show More Summary
Isn't it frustrating to think you finally understand something in business, like marketing with social media, only to realize that the landscape changed while you were looking at other priorities? For example, it used to be that marketing...Show More Summary
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is using his social media site to connect with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R). Christie, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, shared a video of a recent town hall meeting on his public Facebook page Wednesday and Zuckerberg "liked" the post. Show More Summary
Facebook Messenger is a News Feed signal: http://t.co/m6lYtQ6tW2 pic.twitter.com/Qy23HAXd0g — Todd Olmstead (@toddjolmstead) March 26, 2015 Social media monopoly Facebook recently held its developers conference called F8 where it talked about a series of new products it was introducing. Show More Summary
Social media like Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, Reddit and Pinterest are very popular among people, especially when they can easily be accessed via smartphones. People use them to express how they feel, what they do and even what they eat. Show More Summary
A UK firm that specializes in building modular data centers from prefabricated parts has filed a law suit against Facebook containing some serious allegations. The suit claims the social media giant has not only stolen and used BladeRoom Group Ltd’s … Continue reading ?
Roc-A-Fella Records Co-Founder Accused His Babymamas Of Not Letting Him Near Their Kids – But Dash’s Family Problems Stem From Him Not Paying Child Support Damon Dash’s astonishing social media offensive against his children’s mothers’ is rooted in the fact
Email newsletters can be a powerful tool for engaging with your donors and others. Rich and inexpensive, they can really tighten your relationships. Here are some useful tips from Social Media Marketing Hacks For Nonprofits: Top 5 Nonprofit Email Newsletter Mistakes: Adding total strangers to your list without their permission. Show More Summary
Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still has been using social media to provide regular updates on his young daughter’s battle with cancer. Back in June, Leah Still was given just over a 50 percent chance of survival, and she had to undergo several rounds of chemotherapy. Before one of those treatment sessions, Still posted this video of […]
Sparkcentral aims to eliminate automated social media fails by bringing real time social into the contact centre for better customer service and engagement.