• Pinterest President and Marketing Head Tim Kendall Leaves Company

    After five years of leading the sales, marketing, and advertising efforts at Pinterest, President Tim Kendall is leaving the discovery site to focus on his new health care startup, one that will focus on fighting electronic device addictions and curbing their mental health consequences. Before building up Pinterest’s advertising empire and overseeing the company’s entire busin ...

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  • Social Media for Nonprofits: 6 Ways to Make a Difference

    These days, social media feels less like an idle distraction and more like an endurance blood sport. Between the constant barrage of outrage and headlines that would put The Onion to shame, engaging with other users on social media has never felt this difficult or punishing. There is, however, some good news.

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  • How to Uncover Micro-influencers on Instagram for Your Brand

    … Brands are always seeking new ways to promote themselves and with the rapid growth of social media, there are more and more opportunities appearing each day - especially when it comes to influencer marketing on Instagram. Influencer marketing is simply the promotion of services and products through people with a large number of followers…

    The IMPACT Blogin Social- 12 readers -
  • How to Acquire Customers with Facebook’s New Messenger Ads

    Facebook recently released Facebook Messenger app ads to the general public. Aaaaaannnnnddddd digital advertising just got even more creepy than ever imagined. Thanks, Zuck. You can now directly message potential prospects via Facebook Messenger right in their inboxes. Kinda like LinkedIn’s Sponsored InMail. Meaning you can nag people 24/7 now.

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  • Facebook Will Begin Testing Pre-Roll Ads

    In a controversial move that counters Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s stance on pre-roll ads, Facebook will join the ranks of Hulu and Youtube and begin testing them at the beginning of videos. Previously, Facebook has only experimented with mid-roll ads but with the company’s advertising growth, soaring costs, and the inception of the ‘Watch’ video tab, they are re-thinking th ...

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  • Agency secrets for a great Twitter strategy

    …Want to get more out of Twitter but aren’t sure where to start? We’ve compiled the best tips and tricks, straight from our agency insiders, on creating an impactful and engaging Twitter strategy. Find your voice Before you send out your first Tweet, you should establish a well-defined brand voice,... Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. …

    Marketing Landin Social- 10 readers -
  • 5 Tips For Rediscovering Hope And Inspiration In Your Social Media

    … This post was originally published on Forbes. Remember when social media was fun, uplifting … even inspiring? These days, the constant stream of bad news on our feeds, not to mention the added threat of fake news, can make going on social media downright depressing at times. But the “good” is still out there. It’s just that using social media…

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  • Another government wants to investigate Facebook

    In the wake of the Russian ad scandal, and its fake news problem, many in the US have been calling for federal regulation of companies like Facebook. Now another major world government is set to investigate Facebook for anti-competitive practices. The Australian government has announced their intentions to investigate companies including Facebook and Google believing those com ...

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