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The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Gerry Corbett

Spin Sucks

On this week's Spin Sucks Inquisition, we have former PRSA Chair and CEO, Gerry Corbett. He and Gini Dietrich talk all things PR, both future and past. The post The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Gerry Corbett appeared first on Spin Sucks. Related Stories The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Nicole Rodrigues The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Tony Gnau The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Deirdre Breakenridge.

The Lego Model: How to Build Your Social Brand

SocialTimes Twitter

It seems to me that there is one universal truth in this world: Everyone loves, has loved or is nostalgic for Lego. In 2016, you don’t have a hope or a prayer of being the most powerful anything without an incredible online marketing campaign behind you. Twitter : Its 140 character content is playful, fun and easy to share. YouTube and online video marketing. Would you like proof? Twitter content.

From Brexit to Nexit – Who’s Next After UK Votes to Leave EU

Talkwalker SM

The UK has voted to leave the EU in a historic referendum making “Brexit”, the British exit from the European Union, very close to becoming reality. But But the UK certainly isn’t alone in it’s euroscepticism and using social listening , we’ve taken a look at the other nations that may now be looking to leave the EU by tracking the various #?exit

12 PR Blogs Your Competitors Are Reading (And 3 They Don’t Yet Know About)


We barely have time to tailor every one of our PR messages by channel and… Read More. Blog PR


Drive Toward Social Intelligence Maturity

Propelling your organization to new levels of social intelligence skill and application is essential for maximizing the value of your listening and monitoring efforts.

Facebook Live Getting Two-Person Remote Broadcasts, Pre-Scheduled Streams, MSQRD Masks/Effects

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Facebook used VidCon  in Anaheim, Calif., to announce three upcoming updates to its Facebook Live  live-video-streaming feature. Fitz Tepper of TechCrunch  reported that the social network will soon debut two-person remote broadcasts, prescheduled streams and the addition of masks and effects from recent acquisition MSQRD. Facebook will add the ability for Facebook Live users to add a second participant in a different location to their streams, Tepper reported, adding that verified pages  will get the first crack at this new feature later this summer, with other users to follow.


How to Create Maximum Content with Minimal Hassles

Convince & Convert

Welcome to Episode 2 of our brand-new series, Talk Digital to Me! Here Here today is Convince & Convert’s own Managing Editor, Jess Ostroff. As Managing Editor, Jess masterminds Convince & Convert’s major content channels, which include its podcasts, email newsletters, and the blog. Watch the video for an inside look at the editorial machine behind Convince & Convert! agree.


Huge News For Live Streaming Video

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Huge News For Live Streaming Video. Thanks to VidCon, this week has been the focus of video developments from a bunch of platforms, so we're just going to get into it. Facebook Live Video. Facebook officially announced that Facebook Live video streaming will soon support multiple broadcasters. Get the full scoop from TechCrunch here. YouTube Live Video. Tumblr Live Video.

Gin and Topics: Hide Your Wife. Hide Your Kids. Hide Everyone.

Spin Sucks

On this week's Gin and Topics, we have a really mad brother, a love story, Finding Dory, and more. Come hang out and watch with us! The post Gin and Topics: Hide Your Wife. Hide Your Kids. Hide Everyone. appeared first on Spin Sucks. Comments Comments Related Stories Gin and Topics: The Tony Awards Prep Gin and Topics: Father’s Day Edition Gin and Topics: Toddlers or Terrorists?


Former Google Fiber GM Kevin Lo Joins Facebook

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Former Google Fiber  general manager Kevin Lo joined Facebook as director of infrastructure connectivity and investments. Kurt Wagner  and Mark Bergen of Re/code  reported that Lo ran Google Fiber for five years, leading its operations in its initial three cities, adding that he will not work on Free Basics. Facebook said Lo will report to vice president of infrastructure Jason Taylor , and it provided the following statement to Re/code: We’re excited to have Kevin join Facebook. Readers: What do you think of Facebook’s newest hire?


12 PR Blogs Your Competitors Are Reading (And 3 They Don’t Yet Know About)


We barely have time to tailor every one of our PR messages by channel and… Read More. Blog PR


Social Media Marketing GPS

SMGPS will tell you the why & how to use social media for marketing, 1 tweet at a time. You'll learn essentials in digestible little spoonfuls.

Twitter Rolling Out Foursquare-Powered Locations to iOS Users

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Foursquare agreed in March 2015  to power location data on tweets with location tags, but not much has come of it, until now. reader tipped Josh Constine  of TechCrunch  off to the existence of Foursquare-powered location feeds on Twitter, and Twitter confirmed to Constine that it is currently rolling out the feature to IOS users, with other platforms to be added soon.


Instagram, GQ Capture Videos of NBA Draft Selections

SocialTimes Facebook

Instagram teamed up with GQ and the National Basketball Association  to create videos showcasing the fashion and personalities of players picked in the 2016 NBA Draft  Thursday night. The Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network, the fashion media brand and the league created a portrait studio at Barclays Center  in Brooklyn, site of the draft, where photographer Adam Wissing  shot the videos. Participating players included: Ben Simmons , Philadelphia 76ers. Brandon Ingram , Los Angeles Lakers. Jaylen Brown , Boston Celtics. Dragan Bender , Phoenix Suns. Jamal Murray , Denver Nuggets.


Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately?


I don’t know about you but I’ve got my game face on. Plenty here to see you through this next week – I particularly enjoyed the Moz Whiteboard Friday about blog post SEO and the post on Facebook reach. Enjoy! Stress-Free Tips for Pricing Your Services | Copyblogger. “Why does pricing our services provoke such fear and dread?”, Don’t go past this advice! Awesome.


How to nail social media in 30 minutes a day

Gemma Went

If you’re serious about succeeding on social in 30 minutes a day (or less), you can. You simply have to put in the effort to set up your system. Pick your platform(s) Nailing your social media marketing does not mean you have to conquer every channel out there. Who is your target audience? Where do […]. The post How to nail social media in 30 minutes a day appeared first on Gemma Went.

The Smart Marketer's Guide to Social Media Management

Engaging in social media isn't an option anymore. So if you're going to do it, you want to do it well.

Air Canada Urges Americans To #TestDriveCanada and #FindingDory Makes Waves!


It’s been busy in the world of social media. Cannes Lions may be in full swing, but we’re making sure our eyes are peeled for the best campaigns currently underway on social and beyond. All this, plus other Social Trends that Team Audiense have been reading about. Ready to #TestDriveCanada? JWT Canada have launched a new digital campaign for Air Canada called #TestDriveCanada. ualhBvHa8x.


#measurePR Recap (June 2016): Live from #AMECSummit

Waxing UnLyrical

You know what’s awesome about a digital event? Doing it live from a REAL event! As you might remember, last week I moderated the June #measurePR Twitter chat live from the AMEC International Summit in London. CEO and founding partner of byBrick Insight, a communication strategy agency, Annsi Krol. If I’m being honest (shades of Simon Cowell), it was a little bizarre. Someone pinch me!


Get SoundCloud Plays Quickly, Cheaply, and Often


It can be tough to get SoundCloud plays out there, especially for new artists. That’s the way it has always been in the music industry, it seems like no one wants to listen to you …until everyone wants to listen to you! With SoundCloud you have the opportunity to push more people to listen to […]. The post Get SoundCloud Plays Quickly, Cheaply, and Often appeared first on Devumi.