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Hack-Week: Embedding Our Values and Causes in Our Product

Buffer Social

These two days of hacking allowed us to do just that, building out a collection of projects that clearly embedded our values. ?? In our publishing tool, users have the ability to share external links directly into the composer of our mobile apps.

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New Instagram Embedding – Great News for Businesses on Instagram!

Devumi

The new Instagram embedding tools and features made available this week are offering businesses on Instagram some incredible new ways to share their content. If you’ve built a great following on Instagram, and want to start taking that with you to your website or blog, the new Instagram embedding features will allow you to do that! New Instagram Embedding feature – What it means for your business on Instagram. Responsive and mobile friendly.

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3 Ways To Improve Mobile Email Marketing

Small Business Mavericks

Chris Crum recently shared what not to do in mobile email marketing on WebProNews. This is important, because mobile is how many of us read our emails and respond to them. If you are going to use email marketing, and I hope you are, it’s a very good idea to make sure your emails are mobile-friendly along with your website. embedded video. If your business is going to be competitive in the coming year, mobile email marketing is going to play a big role.

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Embedding Latitude, Longitude and NAP Data into Image Files to Help Local SEO

Bill Hartzer

When you take a photo using your iPhone or Android mobile phone, the location data (latitude, longitude) of where that image was taken is usually saved in the photo file. Then, right-click on the photo and select “properties” You will see all of the data that I saved/embedded in the image file. For this test, I made up a word and embedded or “saved” that word in the EXIF data in the image file itself.

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Top 8 Mobile Shopping Trends in 2020

Pixlee

Mobile commerce has seen an incredible evolution over the last decade. From the original smartphones to voice commerce, and every small trend in between, staying ahead of mobile commerce trends can feel like an uphill battle. Fast Loading Mobile Apps that Work with Voice Search.

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E-mail Mysteries, Facebook Mobile and Other Quality Content

Writtent Blog

This week’s marketing news discusses the ways to increase e-mail deliverability, improve motivation for writing, Facebook Mobile App content optimization and tips on how to create high quality content. How to Optimize Your Social Content for the Facebook Mobile App. 600 million people use Facebook mobile apps on their smartphones, and the experience is quite different from desktop Facebook. Another question is how to optimize your ads for the mobile interface.

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Twitter Allows Retweets with Comments

The Social Media Incubator

After entering comments and retweeting, your tweet shows up with the retweeted message in an embedded box below your comment. Apps Mobile Apps Mobile Marketing Public Relations Social Media Social Media Education Social Media for Business Social Media News Twitter retweeting with comments retweets twitter updates Monday, April 6, Twitter revamped its retweet feature. It is now easier for users to retweet others and add their comments along with the retweet.

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Objectified: Our Relationship with Manufactured Objects and, by.

Firebelly

Design thinking should be embedded in how we approach making things in general. Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Don’t try to fight it. Social media is here to stay. Main | social media marketing might be for you (and it might not) » October 21, 2009 Objectified: Our Relationship with Manufactured Objects and, by Extension, the People who Design Them. Branding in in our DNA at Firebelly Marketing.

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How to Use Twitter Native Video for Business: 10 Content Ideas + 5 Best Practices

Pam Moore

90% of Twitter video views are on mobile. 80% Twitter users are active on mobile. Thank you Gary! :) You can see the full story here via the “Why Twitter Video” from Gary Vaynerchuk embedded in this blog post below.

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How Emails Are Evolving into Mailable Microsites

Convince & Convert

Mobile email design is moving a lot of nav bars from the top of emails to the bottom, where they have more room to be touch-friendly. The space concern associated with nav bars in mobile emails have led to the creation of hamburger menus within emails. You can see one in action in this PBC Credit Union email by dragging the slider to narrow the email’s width until the viewport is mobile-sized.

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Knowledge Mobilization and Knowledge Translation

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

One of the things I wanted to see Tom Carey explore in his talk today is the concept, suggested in this title, of knowledge mobilization. From iisd , "Knowledge mobilization addresses how external knowledge (outside of the organization) is sought out and combined with internal knowledge to create new knowledge that meets the needs of target users/clients." But it's not clear that knowledge mobilization and knowledge translation are (for lack of a better word) benign.

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How to Use Social Media and Influencer Marketing to Launch a New Business, Product or App

Pam Moore

Social media and influencer marketing can help optimize results of your new business, product, service or mobile app launch when done right. The key to a successful business, product, service, or mobile application launch is proper planning. Top strategies and tactics to leverage social media to launch a new business, product or mobile app. The importance of embedding mobile in the DNA of your planning from day one.

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The 1 App Every NFL Fan Needs

Convince & Convert

In Youtility, I talk about my favorite mobile app Run Pee , which tells you when it’s okay to get up and go at the movies. I also love the funny demo video for the app (embedded above), the witty-yet-informative FAQ , as well as the wise “we’ll hook ya” pricing model. mobile Youtility GameGuy Mike Donnelly mobile app NFL youtility The future of marketing (and business) is solving customer problems succinctly and effectively.

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Augmented Reality: Budweiser Uses Blippar To Power Campaign Designed To Generate “Smiles”

The Realtime Report

” Budweiser is not new to embedding digital experiences into its packaging. Social Media Campaigns #NASCAR AR Augmented Reality blippar Budweiser food and beverage Justin Bieber liquor Maybelline mobile marketing QR codesBlippar, the UK-based augmented reality app that lets you overlay digital information on real-world images, is coming to the U.S. market, and Budweiser is one of the first brands to take advantage of it.

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The Quick Guide to Social Media Photo Sizes in 2022

Oktopost

Facebook’s profile photo will display at 170 x 170px and 128 x 128px on mobile. If you take one image with text embedded and try to place that same image on each social channel, you’ll end up cutting off some text and the formatting will be off.

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What Is Code?

Twist Image

It's for you to understand what lies beneath these words, your website, that mobile application, Facebook , YouTube and more. for mobile, Beverly Hills for finance programmers, and all of Orange County for Windows. There are lots of other neighborhoods, too: There are people who write code for embedded computers smaller than your thumb. mobile. mobile application.

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Why You Need a CPaaS Solution in Your Customer Experience Strategy

The Realtime Report

CPaaS enables businesses to offer real-time communication that can be received through any chosen contact point like desktop, tablet, or mobile. With CPaaS, video or audio-based calls can be executed natively within the desktop browser or mobile application.

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Apps Are Media

Twist Image

There is no denying that mobile devices have become the consumer's primary screen (as the PC has been relegated to an accessory device). We have all seen the stats on mobile traffic, mobile advertising, and where consumer's time is now spent. are all mobile-first (meaning, the experience is fundamentally better on a mobile device than on the Web browser). mobile. mobile advertising. mobile app. mobile application. mobile first.

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The Digital Reality

Twist Image

A place where information and interaction is simply projected or embedded everywhere. We don''t need any technology physically on us, because it is (somehow) embedded in everything. mobile. Do you really think that Google Glass is a flop? I don''t. Google Glass did - and will do - what it was intended for. Now, before I go on, let me explain: Google probably hoped (assumed) that more and more would find these glasses cool, interesting and worth it to wear.

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Digital Signage – the Next Big Thing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In a recent Razorfish survey it was ranked second to mobile as the most important emerging media channel in the coming year. Roughly 51 percent of respondents ranked mobile as the most important, followed by Digital Signage with nearly 32 percent. MegaPhone is a mobile gaming company whose latest project is to connect cell phones with games embedded in big-screen billboards in places like you guessed it … Times Square!

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Business Transformation. From Marketers To Makers.

Twist Image

The frustration of brands having to revisit their various platforms (Web, mobile, apps, etc.) But, the underlying reality is that consumers are now mobile. The business transformation is in building a marketing infrastructure that understands that mobile is a strategy/way to move consumers, not a channel. Having a mobile strategy isolated from a social media, e-commerce, etc. The brand is now mobile with the consumer. mobile. Imagine. .

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Expect Big Changes At Facebook

Twist Image

In preparation for the IPO, Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg , embedded a "letter to the shareholders" within the SEC filing (to read the full letter, please go here: Fast Company - Mark Zuckerberg Hacks S-1 Filing With Letter To Shareholders On Eve Of Facebook IPO ) that stated: "Facebook was not originally created to be a company. Mobile. To stay competitive, Facebook is going to have to up their game when it comes to both mobile devices and smartphones.

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Facebook Filed for a Trademark on the Word Meta. You Should See the Description.

Bill Hartzer

On October 28, 2021 Facebook filed for a trademark on the word Meta. Of course, that’s not surprising, since Facebook announced that they are changing the company name to Meta. If you go to the website meta.com you’ll be redirected to this web page on Facebook.com.

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Social Media News Ticker: Sum Up 2013 with Facebook Year In Review, Google+ Auto Awesome Movie

The Realtime Report

Google and Facebook write your end-of-year cards for you – both companies released tools to help put together your best moments from 2013, to share with family and friends on social networks; the Google+ auto-awesome movie puts together your best Google+ photos and videos from 2013 into an embedded YouTube video, while Facebook’s “your year in review” shows your “biggest moments” (aka most popular posts) on the social network in 2013 (CNET).

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Social Pros 24 – Shawn Morton, JPMorgan Chase

Convince & Convert

I think that Facebook wants to be embedded on every website in the Internet. Shawn, you did some great stuff on the mobile side, when you were at Nationwide. The Nationwide mobile app in particular is one that I continue to use, even in presentations today, because I think it’s so inherently useful. Do you get involved on the mobile side at Chase at all? So, mobile, e-commerce and payments are also part of our group.

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Social Media News Ticker: Embed Tweets Within Tweets on Twitter, Instagram Expands Ads Outside U.S.

The Realtime Report

Twitter’s mobile apps now let you embed tweets inside tweets - Twitter mobile users on iOS and Android can now embed tweets that are linked to a tweet; it’s a much cleaner look (embedded tweet vs. ugly link), but it’s unclear whether the feature has been rolled out to all users or is simply being tested (The Next Web).

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Business Website WordPress Plugins For 2017

Your Escape From 9 to 5

Not only will it assist you in keeping track of questions, it also can easily be embedded into your posts, pages, sidebars, and more. Sometimes your business blog needs a boost. You always need to attract more people to your site and keep them there long enough to earn them as a customer.

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Vine Adds Loop Count, Updating Video Views in Realtime

The Realtime Report

Michael Kelly, senior/media consumer communications manager at American Licorice Company, which owns Red Vines (a regular user of Vine) says: “With digital/mobile spend being under intense scrutiny, the ability to measure the performance of content is key. Loops can be counted even if the video is not actually being watched; for example, if a Vine video is embedded in an online article, the loop count will continue to increase as long as the tab is open ( Clickz ).

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Why the Rebirth of Email Is Coming in 2016

Convince & Convert

The Rise of Mobile. Email marketing has also become central to mobile strategies. This holiday season has been a breakout one for mobile shopping and the momentum will carry into the New Year. Beacons, geofences, mobile bar codes, and app behavior triggers will further intertwine email and mobile in 2016 and beyond. Prediction #2: The majority of email opens will occur on mobile devices in 2016. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

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“Digitally Mature” Companies Make More Money

The Realtime Report

These companies are “using technologies like social media, mobile, analytics and embedded devices to change their customer engagement, internal operations and even their business models. Both Digirati and Fashionistas have strong digital intensity, but Digirati distinguish themselves by excelling in one or more of these areas: customer experience, social media, mobile, customer analytics, process digitization and internal collaboration.

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Holiday Spending and Online Shopping Bigger Than Ever Despite Economy

Josh S Peters

Take a quick look at the stats from the embedded report compilation below which covers Thanksgiving day, the ensuing Black Friday, and the following Cyber Monday. of traffic came from mobile devices and accounted for 11.09% of purchases. of traffic came from mobile devices. Despite the state of our economy this holiday season has already been the biggest ever, especially in the online marketplace.

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Employee Evangelists: Your Secret Social PR Weapon in a Crisis

Waxing UnLyrical

The highly mobile 21st century workforce seeks employment with companies that not only espouse, but actually practice, philanthropy, transparency and responsibility. Even easier, is providing links to the corporate website, crisis response tools like Blink OnDemand Crisis PR with messaging and proof points, YouTube videos and blogs that can then be embedded in employee posts. Guest Post by Laurel Kennedy.

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Thoughts on Poken & Off-line Social Networking

The Marketing Blog

When you press the USB key the embedded RFID reader/transmitter does the rest of the work in exchanging information. Penetration Problems: The distribution problem looks very similar to the Reliance mobile issue. which does exactly what Poken does but on a mobile phone, we could be clearing a lot of mess. I know that the international version of Poken does have mobile phone-app.

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Navigating Meta’s Quarterly Earnings Reports

Jon Loomer

Throughout this article, we have embedded different pages of the segmenting tool. Quarterly earning reports from Meta can stir interest among advertisers and data watchers. This is particularly true when there are significant shifts in certain key usage metrics.

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Is Your Contact Page A Dead End?

Small Business Mavericks

Most people are searching for you on mobile devices (an argument for responsive web design & development ) and this makes the process seamless. Brandon Bruce suggests having a calendar embedded on the website with availability for scheduling. When someone decides to contact a company, they generally will figure that the contact page will be their best bet. Unfortunately, some contact pages are not so great at actually letting the user contact a real person in the company.

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17 Common Website Mistakes and How to Resolve Them

Razor Social

Embedding Facebook and Twitter feeds on your website is just bad. Not optimized for mobile. Mobile is becoming increasingly important and a lot of sites are already getting more mobile traffic than desktop traffic. Design not optimized for mobile user experience.

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How to use YouTube Analytics to optimize your video performance

Sprout Social

These sources include the YouTube homepage, the platform’s embedded player and the mobile YouTube app. Here you can see where your videos are being played, either natively on YouTube or embedded elsewhere.

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Apartment Marketing Predictions 2014: The New Breed Speaks

Firebelly

If they can come up with a solid mobile plan they could overtake all of them, in my opinion. Mobile usage continues to climb with smart phones and tablets flooding the market. We currently have over 25% of our web traffic coming from mobile. In 2014, our focus will be on improving our mobile exposure. 2014 is upon us. Here’s some of the top players in apartment marketing sounding off on what’s important. Mark Juleen, VP Marketing, J.C. Hart .

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F8 2016: It’s a Good Time to Be a Publisher on Facebook

Jon Loomer

Instant Articles allow publishers to share content from their website that loads immediately from a mobile device when a user on Facebook clicks a link (the average load time for a link clicked on Facebook from a mobile device is eight seconds). Better Embedded Posts. Not only do publishers have more control over the look and size of the embedded post (it also adjusts automatically for mobile), it loads twice as fast as the old version. Embedded Live Videos.

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How Much Google News Traffic Do Publishers Get? Here’s Data on 80 News Sites.

Adam Sherk

The figures include traffic directly from Google News and well as traffic from embedded news oneboxes in the regular Web search results. Related posts: Mobile Visits Account for 40% of All Traffic for Publishers. Google News has been in the news itself lately, from European efforts to impose taxes to questions about its value and even suggestions for giving it a full redesign. But just how much traffic is it currently driving to publishers?

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Complete Your 2021 Email Audit In 4 Easy Steps Now

Pixlee

Email content creation includes the subject line optimization, usage of images, HTML email templates used, mobile optimization, font selection, color palettes, and branded elements. Alt text is embedded. That’s the ideal width for mobile optimization.

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Social Media Updates: July

yMarketingMatters

This is great for any business that uses local awareness ads to drive walk-in business as it will help measure the conversion from social or mobile ad campaigns. In-Store, Meet Mobile: New Ways to Increase and Measure Store Visits and Sales. Periscope Live Button on Mobile Twitter Apps : If you’re ready to go live with Periscope, Twitter has you covered. Periscope Live Button on Mobile Twitter Apps!

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Buffer in 2022: 51 Features To Help You Grow Your Audience

Buffer Marketing

If you have the Buffer mobile app, you can also schedule stories and Buffer will send you a push notification when it’s time to add to your story, so that you can finish the post in Instagram. Use the Buffer mobile app to add content from your phone.