Instagram fires back at Snapchat with new Stories Feature

Aug 6 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 6 | Share
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Source: Social Media Today Being a big fan of both Instagram and Snapchat I found the news about Instagram Stories very interesting. This is a new Instagram feature which has a clear similarity to Snapchat. Myself having only scratched the surface of the enormous potential of both of these social media

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‘Stories,’ The New Product Launched by Instagram to take on Snapchat

Aug 2 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 21 | Share
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Instagram launches ‘Stories,’ a product to take on Snapchat Instagram on Tuesday launched a product designed to directly take on emerging rival Snapchat. The product, called “Stories” appears directly inside Instagram’s app. Snapchat, which was recently valued at $22.7

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4 Common Social Media Myths — Busted

Jul 27 2016 | Written by : Tabitha Naylor| 3 | Share
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Making use of social media has become an accepted part of any marketing campaign, but with so much information, and misinformation, out there, it can be confusing when it comes to figuring out exactly how to make it a part of your business marketing plan. Making plans based on false assumptions or incorrect

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Running the Facebook Contest to Make Yourself a Winner

Jul 25 2016 | Written by : Jacob James| 14 | Share
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You organize a contest on Facebook. They take part but ultimately you win. You win the attention of the audience, you win their trust and loyalty. Many brands and SEO providers are organizing the Facebook contests and they are really doing well at that. People seem to be liking to be challenged. They

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5 Tips on How to Prevent a Social Media Disaster

Jul 7 2016 | Written by : Mike Jones| 9 | Share
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As a new business, you know that creating an online presence is important, and that social media is not to be neglected if you want that presence to be backed in an authentic way. Establishing and maintaining a genuine social media profile as a blooming business is crucial to gaining an organic pool

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Bots, Messenger, and M: Get Ready For The Post App Web

Jul 1 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 7 | Share
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Get ready for the post app Internet. It’s on its way. Facebook announced some news about bots and Messenger, and Wired has penned an excellent article about it, I had to share with you. Now, Messenger is going big—opening its tools to anyone interested in trying them out. Starting today, any

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Make your business iconic with successful branding

May 26 2016 | Written by : Debojit Kundu| 15 | Share
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A website plays a vital role for your business. Even traditional brick and mortar businesses are now struggling to cut a niche on the online platform to target the new generation of customers. Online branding, therefore, has become a major aspect of a company’s marketing strategy. This however

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How The Business of Fashion is Getting Done With Apps

May 20 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 7 | Share
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Fashion curation apps like LimeRoad, WithMe, Voonik are carving a business out of recommending what to wear – The Economic Times Tyagi, employed with a research firm in Gurugram, often used Facebook for advice on what to buy or what to wear to a special occasion. The only hitch—she did not want

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Big Changes at Twitter Current CEO Stepping Down and Easing Up On 140 Characters

May 17 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 11 | Share
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Bloomberg via Getty Images Facebook, Twitter and YouTube face action over hate speech – BBC News Three organizations in France say they are planning legal action against Facebook, Twitter and YouTube for failing to remove hate speech. The French Jewish Students Union (UEJF), SOS Racism and SOS

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Post Cafe Aims To Be The Real Estate Agents Answer To Curation and Social Media

May 16 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 11 | Share
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New Social Media Service for Realtors Simplifies and Personalizes Content Curation – Press Release Rocket Post Cafe, a revolutionary new service solves social media and content issues for realtors who don’t have the time to maintain an active presence on social media or the resources to

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9 Benefits of Using AWS for Your Business in 2016

May 12 2016 | Written by : Brianna Wills| 9 | Share
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Now, IT has taken driving seat of the digital era becoming business enablement machine. It connects business with its customers, staff, and other opportunities through various ways including social media, instant messengers, VOIP, and simple email. Cloud Services a Focal Point Today the penetration

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How To Crush It on Instagram and Get Over 10,000 Followers like Jenns_Trends

May 10 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 4 | Share
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Jenn is absolutely crushing it on Instagram. Which is still a favorite among many social media enthusiasts for its ease of use and remarkable staying power. A quick curation on Instagram.   Wow! What a milestone. And as a thank you, I have a gift for YOU! I’ve just released an awesome

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Social Media Active Users by Network [INFOGRAPH]

May 9 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 6 | Share
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Social Media Active Users by Network [INFOGRAPH] – The Social Media Hat Mike Allton of Social Media Hat posted this great info-graphic giving us active monthly users on the top social media platforms. He was even nice enough to include some lesser known social media sites. Are any of these numbers

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Medium: A Content Marketers Playground  

May 7 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 5 | Share
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New publishing tools and platforms are popping up each day at an alarming rate. Every day a new social media site, app, SaaS, you name it, something new is coming to town. Admission is free. The new platforms and publishing tools invite you in with open arms. Vying for eyeballs, spending vast fortunes,

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Facebook Instant Articles Available For More Businesses

May 6 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 4 | Share
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Use Facebook Instant Articles for Successful Business – A great introduction into Facebook Instant articles. I think this is an interesting pivot for Facebook. If you are a marketer or a business owner whose marketing strategy is heavily dependent on content marketing strategy, you must have heard

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Time to Get Serious About Your Facebook Engagement? Insights from 1bn Posts

Apr 22 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 6 | Share
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So is it time to get serious about your Facebook engagement? A great study you can read here at BuzzSumo. You will find some very helpful tips….enjoy! As you know, at BuzzSumo we love discovering insights from big data. We took this to a new level in January when we analyzed over 1 billion posts

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Here are all the Facebook Messenger bots we know about so far

Apr 13 2016 | Written by : Tom George| 12 | Share
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1-800-FLOWERS.COM will offer customers the ease and convenience of ordering floral gifts through Messenger. 1-800-FLOWERS.COM will blend its bot and live customer service support on Messenger to serve as “gift concierges” and answer questions, make gifting suggestions, process orders, send

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What is Facebook Canvas and Why It is Important for Marketers?

Apr 12 2016 | Written by : Keval Padia| 22 | Share

Canvas being launched in the beginning of this month has already gained wide attention as a cool tool for Facebook advertisers. In complete contrast to regular Facebook ads, Canvas has a mobile only approach. Offering a look and feel much similar to mobile landing pages, users can easily scroll down

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