*Short and to the point* is what Twitter was built on. But this is not Twitter; it’s my blog. So I have all the space I want to talk about the big mistake Twitter is making by extending the text limit of a post to 280 characters.
We are now advertising ourselves on social media more than ever before, giving us larger audiences to influence. That makes us celebrities. So how can we create accounts that emulate our favorite celebrities? We’ve found these five elements that make up a celeb-worthy account.
The whimsical wisdom of the immortal Dr. Seuss helped guide us through our childhood. We reflected on some of the lessons that he taught us, and how we can incorporate them into our everyday social media life.
LinkedIn is one step closer to snagging a spot at the cool kids' table with its recent makeover. Here are a few ways to navigate the newest features on LinkedIn. (Make sure you are aware, as some updates affect your account!) Read more...
Social media changes at breakneck speeds, and sometimes it can even make our heads spin - and we research and study it every day! Always evolving, morphing and changing the rules right under our noses, it’s hard to know what to expect from one year to the next. What was hot yesterday might be old news [...]
Forget the traditional marketing tactics. While TV marketing has had a lot of dollars pulled from budgets in recent years, advertisers' money is seeing better results with the sharp rise in digital ads. Due to the increasing use of mobile, video and social sharing, brands are realizing advertising dollars are better spent on digital formats. According to [...]
An influencer is anyone who has the ability to affect the behavior or opinions of others. But brands large and small are now jumping on the MICRO-influencer bandwagon. How does it work? Will it benefit your brand?
2016 was the year when Instagram turned up the heat on Snapchat, seemingly carbon-copying many of their competitor’s standby functions. Over the summer Instagram introduced Stories: the addition of disappearing content that doesn’t show up on user’s profiles. Shortly after, the photo-sharing app unveiled ephemeral content through Direct Message uncannily similar to Snapchat’s claim to fame. [...]
We’ve all found ourselves there a time or twenty: Scrolling through your Instagram, you come across a drool-worthy dish you’d love to try out, or a hilarious meme you’ve got to show your friend, but when you go back to look at it, it's nowhere to be found. If you take a screenshot of the post, [...]
Up until now, Twitter hasn’t offered specific tools to combat online abuse and harassment to those being targeted. In an interview with the Washington Post, Del Harvey, Twitter vice president of trust and safety notes, “We’ve heard from users that this [notifications] is an area where people don’t feel as though they have as much control [...]