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Facebook’s New Ad Products for Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

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Store locator allows Facebook users to quickly access a map displaying the locations of a retailer’s physical store locations, as well as information including address, hours, phone number, website and estimated travel time to reach those stores. Without leaving the ad or app, they can view the address, hours, phone number, website and estimated travel time for each store.

Facebook Analytics for Apps Now Supports Messenger Bots; FbStart Program Welcomes Bot Developers

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Businesses on the Messenger Platform can also use the app events API (application-programming interface) to log custom events for Analytics for Apps. Some example use cases are: A travel business can see how often people are transferred to a human agent. In doing so, you’ll be able to gather deeper insights about how people are engaging with your bots.

Facebook Exchange Shutting Down

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We continue to be excited by Facebook’s advertising innovation, including the new dynamic ads for travel and dynamic ads on Instagram, which help brands maximize their ability to drive incremental sales. Farewell, Facebook Exchange: The social network’s real-time ad-bidding platform is being phased out in favor of Facebook Audience Network  and other products. The Wall Street Journal  said the company began alerting partners about the move earlier this week. He made similar comments to Swant: This migration really won’t be a challenge for them.

Facebook Updates: Dynamic Ads and Website Custom Audience Enhancements

Jon Loomer

This change makes sense particularly due to the concurrent announcement of Dynamic Ads for Travel, which don’t focus on the sale of tangible goods. Dynamic Ads for Travel. travel website can now dynamically show ads for a hotel or group of hotels based on travel intent. Here are the details… Click To Tweet. Dynamic Product Ads Are Now Dynamic Ads. Your Turn.

Use Less Folders to Increase Your Email Productivity

Justin Levy

An example of this would be a procurement order receipt, an email about upcoming tax changes or an API key. Travel:  I use TripIt to manage all of my travel but I save all travel confirmations to this folder so that I can easily access them if there is an issue with TripIt, need a receipt for expense reports or any other travel related emails. That’s it.

The 20 Best New Social Media Tools to Try in 2017 (And How to Use Them)

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Travel/Vacation. Display your selected social media posts on a public Waaffle board, a website widget, or a full customizable feed using its API. The social media world is a fascinating one. Every so often, a new social media platform emerges to capture our attention ( Peach ) or become part of our daily lives ( Snapchat ). Imagine how jam-packed it’d be today! Panda 5. Yotpo.

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17 Digital Marketing Experts Share Their Top Tips, Tricks, and Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

It gives you a good sense of how far your message traveled on Twitter — I get that this isn’t always the best metric, but if you have breaking news, it’s nice to be able to equate how far and fast news traveled on Twitter in a way that most executives recognize: number of tweets, top twitterers and impressions! Here’s what they told me: Shannon Paul. Traackr.

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How to Adapt Your Brand for Instagram

Convince & Convert

With a new API and fully operational ad business, marketers have excitedly been testing different types of advertising opportunities on Instagram. As a channel perfect fit for highly visual brands in the food, beverage, retail , and travel spaces, how can other industries maximize advertising opportunities on Instagram? How did they do it? Compelling Campaign. campaign on Instagram.

Google Maps to Start Charging Businesses for Service

Bill Hartzer

Thor Mitchell, product manager of Google Maps API said, “We understand that the introduction of these limits may be concerning…with the continued growth in adoption of the Maps API, we need to secure its long-term future by ensuring that even when used by the highest-volume for-profit sites, the service remains viable.” link]. Local Search

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Instagram for Business: 30 Tips to Grow Your Audience and Stand Out on Instagram

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The Instagram API doesn’t quite allow scheduling just yet, which means you cannot schedule posts directly on Instagram. To On their blog, Instagram explains : People come to Instagram to follow their passions, from travel and fashion to cars and entertainment. Instagram is the go-to place for over 300 million people to share their photos, videos, and stories every single day. Mascot.

Introducing Instagram Reposting by Buffer: Never Run Out of Amazing Content

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Since Instagram’s API doesn’t yet allow full scheduling and auto-posting, Buffer for Instagram works using reminders and notifications on your phone. One of the best aspects of social media is being able to share something with your followers. On Twitter, you can retweet. On Facebook, there’s the option to share a post. We’d love to help get you started! Content.

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What’s Next for Social Data Intelligence

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For us at Talkwalker , data integrity comes from understanding our customers‘ needs and the sector’s direction of travel. Comprehensive social listening, deep analytics, fast and efficient reporting, an intuitive user interface, the ability to integrate using an API, or just the ability to easily export data will be key. What Lies Behind the Concept of “Social Data Intelligence”.

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The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

RTM has gadgets (as seen above), applications for all mobile platforms, an API, and much more. I’m a paid member and it’s well worth it. travel with a Dell Latitude E6410 laptop, and that’s a great and super fast machine which is perfect for those times away from home. However, that also means I’m working from morning until night. Gmail. Use keyboard shortcuts.

Social Media Updates: July

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Local Awareness ads will now contain a map for users to click on and see the store’s address, hours, contact information and the estimated travel time to the store’s location. This is great for users who want to make their streaming more relevant and accurate, however, it is currently limited only to users posting Live videos using the platform’s API. Facebook.

Content vs. Community: How Online Publishers Can Nurture Both

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The answer is plain: Publishers need to swap cumbersome infrastructure for flexible systems and simple APIs. Publishers can integrate powerful, innovative community platforms in a fraction of the time by adopting agile applications that use APIs. Join the conversation by adding Mashables Pete Cashmore to your Circles on Google+ Close Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Used it?

Open Research: A Framework for Social Analytics

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After interviewing nearly 40 experts and working with Charlene Li and a bit of help from myself, she’s found six distinct use cases (see compass below) on how companies are measuring using these new toolsets. Why are social analytics so important? This is a new medium, and proof over re allocation of investment is key. The more you share it, the easier it is for us to produce more. Wowza!

5 Essential Spreadsheets for Social Media Analytics

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Like the previous spreadsheet, FacebookFans is a Google macro based on Facebook API. The script requires your own Twitter API key (which is pretty easy to get), and provides easy-to-follow set up instructions. You can use it either standalone or with Twitter API authentication and it can be setup up for continuous collection (you can collected around 35k tweets before it fills up). Travel Lists. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people. Follow.

How This Digital Agency Drives Revenue from Social Media (and How You Can Too)

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We actually connect through to the Buffer API to push our things through to the Buffer dashboard. All this content — the sales, promotion, industry information — is pushed from our system into Buffer, through the API. You might’ve heard the advice that your call-to-action should have one job, your email subject line one job, your blog post one job. ” Kevan: .

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YouTube - Informal Learning in 10 minutes

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Travel Wales-Tr avel Nor. Developer APIs. Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Informal Learning in 10 minutes. Rate: 23 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 14,848. Share. Favorite. Playlists. MySpace. Facebook. more share options ). fewer share options ). This video will appear on your blog shortly. Loading. Loading. Loading. Loading. Thank you for sharing this video! Saving. close ). This video has been added to your favorites. close ). This video has been removed from your favorites. Loading.

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

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Hunt, reporter/correspondent for PZNews, Sydney Ryan, our Australian Chihuahua heads up the Travel Division, Bob Cat, is our media and Youtube curator/commentator and finally, Puzzi Chat is our classically trained French Art and Style reporter/curator. Travel Lists. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics.

Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

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If you’ve been travelling around London by Tube or Trains this week, you’ll notice how atrocious the services have been. The campaign, “Hendrick’s Ministry of Marginally Superior Transport” launched by marketing agency Gravity Thinking , is aimed at giving weary travellers a more pleasant experience. – Twitter Ads API Features Audiense. Hendrick’s Ministry (Of Transport).

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Hendrick’s Ministry of Transport and Brands Celebrate Wimbledon!

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If you’ve been travelling around London by Tube or Trains this week, you’ll notice how atrocious the services have been. The campaign, “Hendrick’s Ministry of Marginally Superior Transport” launched by marketing agency Gravity Thinking , is aimed at giving weary travellers a more pleasant experience. – Twitter Ads API Features Audiense. Hendrick’s Ministry (Of Transport).

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The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

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The Stack: The Social Business Software Suite Category Name, Short Description, Frequently Heard Vendor Names Listening and Learning: Brand monitoring: These listening and learning tools provide data to brands by filtering data via scraping and APIs then sorting by keywords. See how I segment these vendors into specific sub classes. The most common vendors include Gigya and Janrain.

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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She says that PayPal simply can’t know all of the potential APIs and feature requests its developer community wants and needs in order for them to build applications and products on its platform. View More » Entertainment "Travel + Leisure" Arrives on the iPad Facebook and Electronic Arts Sign Soc. Google Introduces API Console 5 Website Designs That Blew Us Away [. Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Business Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Learn more. Social media is capable of so much more.

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Should You Outsource Your Social Media Efforts?

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); // Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky Dynect DNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? How well is your social media working today?

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Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business

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Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Nothing coming to mind immediately?

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HOW TO: Properly Use Badges to Engage Customers

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Join the conversation by adding Mashables Pete Cashmore to your Circles on Google+ Close Welcome to Mashable! Sign in with Facebook or Twitter to get started! Have an account? Badges are among the most visible elements of gamification, the use of game-thinking and game mechanics to engage media audiences. However, social media badges are often maligned as boring or weak. Interesante, sí, oh sí.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

Family members would hop onto donkeys and travel out seeking help and refuge and bringing News. Will you pay for a story that has travelled from one part of the community to another, or will you go into that community (online) yourself and google the story? Top Right: Commercial Clients direct to Members: (affiliate programs, APIs into community bypassing Host eg.  Fairfax?

What to Look For When Hiring a Community Manager

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Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Do You Need A Community Manager?

Making Data Relevant: The New Metrics for Social Marketing

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Mashable | The Social Media Guide Viral Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video About Mashable Company About Us Advertise Submit News Contact Us Announcements Resources Guidebooks Lists How To Trending Twitter List Directory Mashable Awards Subscriptions Partners W3 EDGE Rackspace Concentric Sky DynDNS Intridea Welcome to Mashable! Have an account? Social media has come of age. link] [.]

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

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She says that PayPal simply can’t know all of the potential APIs and feature requests its developer community wants and needs in order for them to build applications and products on its platform. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Business Small business Social media Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip!

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Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For

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Innovative Uses of an API [Mashable. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Apple Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Social Media Mashable on Facebook Join Us! You might want all three. thanks!

How publishers curate the world of content

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While it doesnt provide a suite of tools specifically for publishers, publishers can implement the Evri API , explained Hunsinger. For instance, the New York Daily New s uses the LOUD3R platform to integrate outside content into sections about pets and travel. The travel section pulls in relevant travel deals in addition to news content. eMedia Vitals Vital Answers eMedia Jobs Blog How GEO scales international content to local markets Blog NewsTilt lesson: Know thy audience Blog A ‘niche within a niche’: Behavioral targeting. Some news sites (e.g. Copy Foursquare.

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Like ‘em or Hate ‘em, Paypal May be the Best Checking Account Alternative for Business Banking

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Let’s add to all the additional payment services I can use and set up, all online. I can add, just by copying simple HTML, a payment widget to my website if I want to take payments. I can set up shopping carts with ease. I can integrate to payments, deposits, and more, all through a developer API. With my bank, especially my business account, my options are limited. I don’t yet have online check deposit capabilities on my business account.  I don’t have an API to access payments. Most of you know my relationship with Paypal. Innovation. Customer Service.

HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

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Travel + Leisure" Arrives on the iPad Facebook and Electronic Arts Sign Soc. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! The Digital Influencers Series is supported by Waggener Edstrom Worldwide (WE). To learn how to measure influence, visit [link].

3 Tips for Maximizing Engagement With Facebook Likes and Shares

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Integrating sharing into the site — via Facebook’s Open Graph API — effectively closes the data loop by asking a person to connect with a website the first time he or she chooses to share something. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! November 8, 2010 David A. David A.

70+ Resources on How to Start a WordPress Blog

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This is also a great place to find social networks by niche including business, design, entertainment, health, music, photo, tech, and travel. You will need to get an API key from Akismet which ranges in price from free to $50 per month for multi-site enterprise access. One question I get asked often is how to start a blog. Choosing a Domain Name. Google AdWords Keyword Tool. KnowEm.

5 Proven Strategies for B2B Social Media Marketing

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Travel + Leisure" Arrives on the iPad View More » Tech 5 MP3 Players for Pumping Up Your Wor. Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Mobile 2.0 Android Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! The B2B Social Media Marketing Series is supported by IDG Enterprise. Learn more. Be a resource.&# 4. Mobile 2.0

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Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Contact Us Submit News Contact Us Write for Us Spark of Genius Series Mashable | The Social Media Guide Social Media Mashable on Facebook Join Us! Just be sure not to flaunt your new hashtag wisdom.

MySpace is Reborn as Social Curation

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MySpace to Play Nice with the web By collaborative he means MySpace will play well with others, be it Facebook, or Twitter, other apis. HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. BIG NEWS: Google | Facebook | Mark Zuckerberg | Android | Smarter Ideas | More. Today MySpace is reborn as a content centric discovery platform. Its a big shift, and it might just work. First, theres a new look. Post to Blogger.