Academy Awards

The Academy Awards, commonly known as The Oscars, is an annual American awards ceremony honoring achievements in the film industry. Winners are awarded the statuette, officially the Academy Award of Merit, that is much better known by its nickname Oscar. The awards, first presented in 1929 at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel, are overseen by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS). The Oscar Academy Awards are an electoral race to the trophy to best film in any category.The awards ceremony was first televised in 1953 and is now seen live in more than 200 countries.
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  • Rio 2016 Tops Twitter in 2016

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 6, 2016 - 12:45 PM The 2016 Summer Olympic Games was the most-discussed topic on Twitter during 2016. Chief marketing officer Leslie Berland delivered the social network’s wrap-up of 2016 in a blog post, saying that the top 10 global trends on Twitter for 2016 were: 2016 Summer Olympic Games U.S. presidential election…

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  • Nielsen’s Top Social TV Moments on Twitter

    … For a while, it seemed like television was being supplanted by online video as cord-cutting increased dramatically. However, it’s becoming more clear that TV and social media are perfect partners, as tweets and other social posts spike around event television. New data from Nielsen Social demonstrates how much activity surrounds broadcast TV…

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  • Biggest #Oscars Moments on Social: Leo, Chris Rock and Spotlight

    … at the Academy with a pointed Tweet that was Retweeted more than 30,000 times. The Oscars are today! You know, the awards show where Leonardo DiCaprio is “overdue” but black people can “wait till next year.” — Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) February 28, 2016 Rock also won the most awkward moment when he finished his monologue by inviting Fox & Friends…

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  • LinkedIn’s First TV Ad to Debut During Oscars

    … York Times Monday. LinkedIn said placements in the weeks following the Oscars may include Jimmy Kimmel’s post-Oscar special, Shark Tank, Fresh Off the Boat and The Family. The company added in an email to SocialTimes: Everything that LinkedIn does is rooted in its vision to create economic opportunity for the global workforce. This means helping…

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  • Shazam Ranks the Oscars’ Top Performances [Infographic]

    … Music and television identification app Shazam has released an infographic, detailing consumer interest in the musical numbers from the 2015 Oscars. While the Academy Awards may put movies on center stage, viewers also expressed interest in musical numbers, with Adam Levine and Maroon 5’s performance of “Lost Stars” earning the most “Shazams…

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  • 87th Academy Awards: 21M Facebook Users, 58M Interactions

    … during Sunday night’s Oscars ceremony were: Lady Gaga’s The Sound of Music medley and Julie Andrews’ appearance onstage for the 50th anniversary of the musical. The Imitation Game wins Best Adapted Screenplay. Birdman Wins Best Original Screenplay. Eddie Redmayne wins Best Actor. Birdman wins Best Picture. Alejandro González Iñárritu wins Best Director…

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  • INFOGRAPHIC: Marketing Opportunities for Awards Show Content

    … By David Cohen on Feb. 17, 2015 - 6:42 PM In this period between the Grammy Awards and the Academy Awards, Yahoo examined trends in the consumption of online content related to awards shows. Yahoo shared the following advice for marketers looking to walk the red carpet: Engage fans before, during and after: Fans are scoping out…

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  • Oscar Snubs Dominate Twitter Conversations

    … as an error that speaks to the issue of two groups traditionally underrepresented in Academy Award voting. The Lego Movie had 57 percent as much “Oscar snub” related consumption as Selma. Jennifer Aniston had 39 percent as much “Oscar snub” related consumption. Gillian Flynn had 17 percent as much “Oscar snub” consumption. The #OscarsSoWhite…

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  • Traditional Media for Content Marketing: Pros, Cons, Examples and Best Practices

    … is a becoming a great platform for engaging buyers. Consider brands like Doritos, Coca-Cola and others that are asking for consumers to submit short video clips via their company websites and social media channels. Those clips are curated into commercials that are airing during major events like the SuperBowl and the Academy Awards. In fact, 20% of ads…

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