alex deleon

  • Should I Be Running Ads on Twitter?

    To say Twitter is in a rut may be the social media understatement of 2017. The company struggles to make money, despite having 320 million actively engaged users. Stock is down 16% in Q1 2017. Executives, who appear to see the writing on the wall, are leaving millions of dollars of stock on the table to abandon ship. Rightfully, many users are wondering how long Twitter has left.

    Portent, Incin Social- 15 readers -
  • Dark Social – The Marketer’s Guide

    If you’re active in field of social media marketing, the term “dark social” has probably floated around your office in recent months. Perhaps you’re deeply entrenched in influencer marketing and your team read about Adidas’ latest social media campaign that saw enormous returns from dark social outreach.

    Portent, Inc- 13 readers -
  • How to Make Facebook Friends and Influence People (with Ads)

    How many times a week do you still get hit by ads on Facebook that mean absolutely nothing to you? 10? 20? Broad ad targeting on the internet is nothing new, but something about that approach just feels off on an otherwise highly curated platform like Facebook. The obvious issue at play here is that, with over $17 billion spent on Facebook ads last year, there’s no shortage of ...

    Portent, Incin Social How To's- 12 readers -