• How To Use Facebook Messenger Bots To Grow Your Email List

    Come on, admit it. You’re just a little bit curious about all the hype surrounding Messenger bots. Even if you haven’t looked into using them in any more detail than reading the odd blog post, like this one, you probably have an interest in learning what they’re all about. But my question to you is, what’s stopped you from trying them? Let me guess: you’re unsure how to ge ...

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  • Street Fight Daily: Facebook Feed to Demote Pubs and Brands, Amazon Takes it Slow on Alexa Ads

    Street Fight Daily: Facebook Feed to Demote Pubs and Brands, Amazon Takes it Slow on Alexa Ads January 12, 2018 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: Headlines, News A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Facebook to Make Major News Feed Change That Demotes Publishers and Brands (Recode) Facebook said on Thursday that it will s.

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  • The 10 Guinness World Records for Social Media Are?

    …’ for the the fastest time to reach one million Twitter followers and who achieved the most likes on a Facebook page in 24 hours? 10 Social Media World Records for Facebook, Twitter and YouTube 1. Most Likes on a Facebook Page Zygna’s Texas Hold’em Poker used to hold this record but was recently snatched away by Facebook itself with 47,297,573 ‘likes…

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  • 5 Ways to Increase Engagement With Your Target Audience

    …. With this in mind, the most important thing for anyone planning a social media engagement strategy is to find where there target market is, and how they are communicating. EXAMPLE: Recently, The NSW Minerals Council learned the hard way that launching a “grass roots” social campaign on Twitter without a solid follower base is a bad idea. Their “Australians…

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  • How the Big Media Companies Are Winning at Social Video

    … Every day, online audiences dedicate hours of their lives to watching video content on platforms like YouTube and Facebook. Sometimes they’re watching relatable influencers, and other times they’re watching engaging content from brands. But one particular type of creator is making waves in social video on a regular basis, and these…

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  • 5 of the Best Branded Instagram Videos of 2017

    … by working with the entertainer. Ben and Jerry’s: The ice cream giant uploaded 89 videos to Instagram in 2017, and Tubular confirms that Instagram is the second most-viewed platform (after YouTube) for Ben & Jerry’s. Interestingly, although it has the most followers on Facebook, it doesn’t tend to attract anywhere like the video views…

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  • Facebook Brings Users to Local Sites, but the Rest Is Up to the Sites

    I think the verdict is in: local news publishers do need Facebook, Google and other giant distribution platforms. But only to get the first part of the job done. Whether you’re a self-funded entrepreneurial pure-play publisher or a corporate chain of daily newspapers, you can’t, on your own, generate all the traffic that the platforms deliver to your site.

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  • Street Fight Daily: Amazon Names HQ2 Finalists, User-Generated Content Boosts Sales

    Street Fight Daily: Amazon Names HQ2 Finalists, User-Generated Content Boosts Sales January 18, 2018 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: Headlines, News A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Amazon Chooses 20 Finalists for Second Headquarters (NYT) Amazon said on Thursday that it had whittled the list of possible homes for i.

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  • Street Fight Daily: Facebook Tests Feed for Local News and Events, Amazon Partners with Toyota

    Street Fight Daily: Facebook Tests Feed for Local News and Events, Amazon Partners with Toyota January 11, 2018 by Joseph Zappa Leave a Comment Filed Under: Headlines, News A roundup of today’s big stories in hyperlocal publishing, marketing, commerce, and technology… Facebook Is Testing a Feed Specifically for Local News and Events (Recode) Called ‘Today In,’ the test is running in just si.

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  • Two Big Facebook Moves in the First Two Weeks of 2018

    In this regular Street Fight feature, local marketing gurus David Mihm and Mike Blumenthal kick around some of the biggest ideas affecting the local search ecosystem and the broader industry. Send us an email or leave a comment if you have specific topics that you’d like them to touch on in future columns! David: Well Mike, it was a rough return to reality for me after the ho ...

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  • Definitive Roundup of “Today in” Facebook Articles

    Facebook is apparently testing a new feed for their app to highlight local news and events. With "Today in", Facebook takes one more step into a localized experience for users. You may recall that a few months ago, Facebook launched a "Local" app, as a separate downloaded app. I'm not sure what happened to that one, but given we've not heard much more it seems it didn't get ...

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