Facebook's Avatars - Are They Any Good?

Social Media Today

Facebook has released its new 'Facebook Avatars' Bitmoji-style option to users in Australia. Here's how it works, and how it looks in the app

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Facebook Launches New Bitmoji-Like Avatars, Starting with Users in Australia

Social Media Today

Facebook is finally launching its own variation of Bitmoji, under the moniker of Facebook Avatars

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Facebook's Working on Ultra-Realistic VR Avatars - and They Are Creepy

Social Media Today

As Facebook looks to VR as the future of connectivity, they also want to create a real feeling presence - and these ultra-realistic avatars will be part of it

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#235: How To Identify Your Ideal Customer Avatar

Amy Porterfield

The post #235: How To Identify Your Ideal Customer Avatar appeared first on Amy Porterfield | Online Marketing Expert. List Building Online Courses Online Marketing Webinars build a business customer ICA ideal customer avatar podcastIntimately understanding your ideal customer is the key to your success and impact Have you ever sat down to write a blog post, create an outline for your podcast or video show, and you just froze?

Staff Persona Avatars: Social Media, Big Data and Employer Branding

Laurel Papworth

Those who have done my Yammer content and engagement course, how would staff avatars/personas help you craft your comms messages in a more targeted way? Big Data Personas recruitment social media Avatar big data CrystalKnows employer branding KeyValues MyerBriggs persona

A Personal Review of Avatar

Taylor Marek

I went with a group of friends to see Avatar last night. Tags: Business Digital General New Media News Social Media Technology Avatar Internet Jake Sully James Cameron Na'vi Neytiri Omaticaya If anything, this was the one movie on my list that I had to see. I had seen the previews for it, and it sparked my interest immediately. Oddly enough, the day started out with nothing planned, but I knew for a fact that [.].

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How does Avatar apply to Social Media?

Taylor Marek

Avatar sure isn’t exhausted on [.]. Tags: Business Digital General How To New Media Social Media $1 Billion Avatar Hometree Jake Sully James Cameron Na'vi Old Media online Quaritch social media marketing traditional media Unobtanium We are now into 2010, and I am excited! I plan on posting much more often, providing you with some exceptional content in each post. Enjoy this first post!

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Billionaires Jim Breyer and Thomas Tull Lead $15 Million Bet That Genies’ Avatars Will Be Next Big Thing In Social

Forbes Social Media

Early Facebook investor Jim Breyer is betting on Genies' cartoon-like avatars turning into the next social breakout

A Personal Review of Avatar

Taylor Marek

I went with a group of friends to see Avatar last night. Oddly enough, the day started out with nothing planned, but I knew for a fact that I would see Avatar before the day was out. If anything, this was the one movie on my list that I had to see.

A Personal Review of Avatar

Taylor Marek

I went with a group of friends to see Avatar last night. Oddly enough, the day started out with nothing planned, but I knew for a fact that I would see Avatar before the day was out. If anything, this was the one movie on my list that I had to see.

What Does Your Twitter Avatar Say About You?

Socialized

Tweets are short at 140 characters, but a Twitter avatar must visually represent a user in just 2304 pixels. Choosing the right avatar can affect the way people see you online. Here are some of the most popular avatar types and what they say about the user: Standard head shot : Head and shoulders, framed squarely, professional in appearance, though perhaps a little formal. Currently, the most popular of these is the green avatar to show support for free elections in Iran.

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How does Avatar apply to Social Media?

Taylor Marek

Avatar sure isn’t exhausted on my list, I’m still pulling out some social media goodies for you to enjoy! Here are a couple more… The first post I wrote on my review of Avatar has been getting some good views lately, when the idea struck me to expand upon it. Avatar has now grossed $1 Billion dollars , has been trending on twitter for the past four weeks , and is doing quite well. 1.You Have An Avatar. We are now into 2010, and I am excited!

How does Avatar apply to Social Media?

Taylor Marek

Avatar sure isn’t exhausted on my list, I’m still pulling out some social media goodies for you to enjoy! Here are a couple more… The first post I wrote on my review of Avatar has been getting some good views lately, when the idea struck me to expand upon it. Avatar has now grossed $1 Billion dollars , has been trending on twitter for the past four weeks , and is doing quite well. 1.You Have An Avatar. We are now into 2010, and I am excited!

How does Avatar apply to Social Media?

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me How does Avatar apply to Social Media? Avatar sure isn’t exhausted on my list, I’m still pulling out some social media goodies for you to enjoy! Here are a couple more… The first post I wrote on my review of Avatar has been getting some good views lately, when the idea struck me to expand upon it.

How to Create a Reader Avatar for Your Blog

ProBlogger

For several years, I’ve been using Reader Avatars (also called Reader Profiles or Personas) on my blogs – and I’ve found them very effective and helpful. To create your first reader avatar, you’ll need to spend some time thinking and writing about a type of reader that you’re either attempting to reach or who is already reading your blog. We’ve created a template you can use to help you do this, and I’ll be sharing some examples of my own reader avatars throughout this post.)

#226: What to Focus On When You Are Just Starting Out

Amy Porterfield

List Building Online Marketing Avatar content marketing engagement entrepreneur ideal customer ideal customer avatar online business online marketing podcast social mediaWhen just starting out in business (your first year or two) there are a variety of different paths to take, tasks to complete, and shiny objects lurking around every corner. When you’re not sure where to start or what to do next, this lack of focus leads to overwhelm and frustration. That’s why I recorded […].

Facebook Takes Next Steps into Mind Control with Acquisition CTRL-Labs

Social Media Today

Facebook has acquired CTRL Labs, which is developing software that would enable people to control a digital avatar using only their thoughts

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Could Buyer Personas be Your Secret Weapon for More Leads and Sales with Social Media?

Pam Moore

As with anything in life, it's easy to skip to the easy part. I love chocolate cake and I usually go straight to the frosting. Executing your social media strategy is similar in that it's easy to skip to the easy parts…the posting on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter etc.

#280: How to Do a “Course Call” to Validate Your Digital Course Idea with Jamie Trull

Amy Porterfield

Online Courses Online Marketing course call course validation digital course digital course business ICA ideal customer avatar online course podcast validationThese days we could all use a little validation, am I right?! Whether you're hoping your bestie loves your outfit or that your client thinks you did great work on a project. Validation leads to clarity, clarity leads to confidence, and confidence leads to bold action. When it comes to creating and launching a digital […].

Snapchat Announces Bitmoji Characters for Snap Games to Add More Personalization

Social Media Today

Snapchat is adding a new option which will enable users to add their own Bitmoji avatars as playable characters in Snap games

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#238: Success Secrets to Serving the Smallest Viable Market with Seth Godin

Amy Porterfield

List Building Online Marketing Book Review ideal customer avatar marketing online marketing podcast Seth GodinFind people who want to be found. Talk to them in ways they want to be talked to. Take them on a journey to where they want to go. Seth Godin Those are just a few of the nuggets of marketing mastery from THE Seth Godin, my longtime DREAM podcast guest. Seth gave so much […].

#236: How to Clarify Your Message with Donald Miller of StoryBrand

Amy Porterfield

Online Marketing branding content customer service email marketing ideal customer avatar marketing podcast social mediaHave you ever struggled to communicate a clear message to your followers? One that grabs AND keeps their attention? Is this scene familiar? You sit down at your computer, fingers on the keyboard, ready to create the perfect content to captivate your audience. You just know this email you're about to send, or the social […].

Are Social Causes a One Click Pony?

Convince & Convert

In this edition of The Baer Facts, I talk with Kyle Lacy of ExactTarget about thousands of Facebook and Twitter users temporarily changing their avatars in support of marriage equality , currently being debated by the United States Supreme Court.

Could Buyer Personas be Your Secret Weapon for More Leads and Sales with Social Media?

Pam Moore

As with anything in life, it's easy to skip to the easy part. I love chocolate cake and I usually go straight to the frosting. Executing your social media strategy is similar in that it's easy to skip to the easy parts…the posting on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter etc.

Color Clash: Pink or Purple?

Waxing UnLyrical

October 25th, 2010 Tweet A couple of weeks ago, I noticed my friend Kim Wells was sporting a purple ribbon on her Twitter avatar. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Color Clash: Pink or Purple?

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The Next Economy Company

Twist Image

People in the future will look at their holodecks and wearable virtual reality contact lenses and downloadable avatars and AI interfaces and say, 'Oh, you didn't really have the internet'--or whatever they'll call it-- 'back then.' avatar.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #402

Twist Image

Spoiler alert: Avatar is huge." avatar. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

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Why Identity Fluidity And Self-Sovereignty Is Important In A Virtually Mediated Future

Forbes Social Media

A new avatar, a funny nickname and a specific outlook are all it takes to create a new identity. While it may seem strange, the companies investing in virtual avatars are betting big on a simple concept—that the future will be virtually mediated

The Real World

Twist Image

Is your online avatar simply that: a representation of who you would like to be instead of who you really are? avatar blog collaboration facebook inreallife irl onlinesocialnetwork popeye realworld relationship twitter virtualworldTags: avatar. If there's one acronym I hate, it's this one: IRL. IRL stands for: In Real Life. People talk a ton about what they're doing online versus what they're doing in the real world.

The Other Side Of Privacy

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The truth is this: until we have full data portability and until our avatars are our own, legal, possession, we have to assume that nothing we do as our digital selves is private or that the data won't be used in some way. avatar. advertiser advertising avatar businessmodel consumerdata dataportability facebook facebookbeacon google marketer marketing mediacompany mediainitiative onlinedata onlineservice onlinesocialnetwork privacy private sony

A More Elegant Question About Pricing

Twist Image

Bitmoji allows you to create a simple cartoon version of yourself (an avatar), and then enables it as an alternative keyboard on your smartphone, so users can up their emoticon game in text messages and emails. avatar. What's this thing worth? Pricing has always been a fascinating area of interest. While many are quick to dismiss the merits of The Four Ps , and their current value in the marketing equation, I'm less quick to toss them aside.

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Will Microsoft and Xbox rule online identities in the future?

The Way of the Web

A really interesting Microsoft internal team video has appeared on the web, showing the ambition of the Windows Gaming Experience team for your Xbox avatar to become your identity and persona in the digital world.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #290

Twist Image

But far more depressing than this realization is the thought that modern epics -- Star Wars, Avatar , Lord of the Rings -- say something horribly bleak about our society, and what we think lies beyond." avatar. Is there one link, story, picture or thought that you saw online this week that you think somebody you know must see?

Social Media Should Drop Dead

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This makes it increasingly as easy to grab a HD bluray version of Avatar as is it to grab a copy of Lady Gaga 's latest single. avatar. You can't kill a good online social network. The music industry cheered a very small (and mostly unheard) victory a few weeks ago when a court ruling ordered a complete shutdown of the peer-to-peer file-sharing network called Limewire.

What Twitter’s New Layout Has to Do With Your Digital Elevator Pitch

Convince & Convert

And recently, as I was looking at a previously assembled collection of Fashion Brands , I discovered that the Twitter avatar for every single one of them had zero color. Now, honestly I can’t tell you why fashion brands that push new colors on us every season seem to all migrate to black and white for their social media avatars. Where did the color go in fashion? And what does it have to do with your Twitter profile? I like comparing things.

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Making AI More Emotional - Part Two

Forbes Social Media

Artie has a different way to create meaningful AI interaction, using AR avatars to change how we think about conversating with AI. In part one of this article, I introduced Cogito, an application that analyzes behavioral signals in voice conversations to improve interactions. Part two of two

The World's Most Watched TV Show Will Be Hosted By Artificial Intelligences

Forbes Social Media

For the first time, AI-powered digital avatars will host one of the world’s biggest TV broadcasts – The Chinese New Year’s Gala. The hosts are digital twins of real people, that look and sound just like them, but only exist digitally

Social Media Image Sizing Guide [Infographic]

Cody Ward

Consistent branding across your website, print, video, website, and social media accounts is essential in a modern world where consumers are hit with countless advertisements in a single day.

5 Reasons You Need a Personal Branding Strategy and Plan

Pam Moore

When was the last time that branded Twitter avatar called you back? Behind every branded corporate Twitter avatar, Facebook page, LinkedIn group and Instagram profile is a human being.

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Eleven Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy

SocialFish

Simplify Your Profile Picture – The new profile picture (AKA avatar) is now 180 pixels square. You don’t need to include the name of your organization in your main avatar because the name of your Facebook page travels with your avatar everywhere on Facebook.