Posts tagged “Social Media”
Analysis: The user-friendly, engaging multi-media format update gives micro-blogging a creative make-over. It allows users to keep messages short and to the point, but gives them the opportunity to show what they are sharing as well.
The new look adding photos and video further underscores Twitter’s emergence as a major communications hub.
"This is just an initial trial, a first step," says YouTube product manager Josh Siegel. "We're going to look at a whole bunch of data about the performance of our new platform and then, based on that, make decisions about how we'll open it up, with the goal of opening it up to all of our partners over time."
Digital marketing analysis: Businesses can adapt to the new changes in the Google search delivery simply by committing to publishing fresh, relevant, up-to-date content that solves problems and answers questions. Users will "vote" on sites and articles they find useful by visiting them frequently and linking to their resources.
Analysis: Advertising on Facebook offers a rich ability for marketers to target sectors of the gigantic user base by age, location, and even interests. While this ability is very attractive to marketers, they should approach this method with care, given the customer dissatisfaction with that attribute of Facebook.
The more information you broadcast about yourself online, the more that marketers, strangers, future or current employers and anyone else will know about you. Are you OK with leaving an ever-expanding digital trail behind?
Analysis: This move encompasses everything from SEO to blogs, from webinars to social media, and serves as further evidence of the budgetary trends across industries and away from traditional media and toward digital.
"Where are you?" is joining "What's on your mind?" as Facebook lets its users declare their whereabouts to their friends and people nearby.
Merscom, which is now part of social game developer Playdom, teams up with pet food giant for Facebook simulation game. It’s for people who love VIPs (very important pets.)
Pressing the button automatically creates a shortened link that appears in a pop-up box tied to the Twitter user's account. A comment can be added next to the link, staying within the 140-character limit of Twitter's messaging service.
Analysis: Corporate executives often question the need to have a company blog. Three Ships Media guest blogger Callie Berchem explains the value they have and what affect blog post can have on your bottom line.
Location-based marketing is one of the hottest forms of social media marketing currently available. TriOut is expanding its software to support businesses that want to use location-based marketing for interactive engagement with their customers in North Carolina.