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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  • 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

    … Hollywood award season is in full swing and for the 88th Annual Academy Awards, the social chatter started in mid January with questions about diversity. As promised, host Chris Rock addressed the diversity controversy in his monologue, while Leonardo DiCaprio generated buzz for his Best Actor win. Overall, some 24 million Facebook users were…

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  • LinkedIn’s First TV Ad to Debut During Oscars

    … The 88th Annual Academy Awards Sunday night will welcome an interesting first-time television advertiser: LinkedIn. The ad (embedded below), voiced over by LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, states that 3 million LinkedIn members were qualified to be NASA astronauts, and LinkedIn said in an email to SocialTimes that it arrived at that figure…

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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

    … for Birdman. Patricia Arquette wins Best Supporting Actress. John Legend and Common song “Glory” wins Best Original Song. Julianne Moore wins Best Actress. Adam Levine and Maroon 5 perform “Lost Stars” from Begin Again. Arons, Michelena and Cameron said the Lady Gaga-Julie Andrews moment peaked at 214,000 people per minute globally and 154,000…

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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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  • This Week in Digital…

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  • Ellen, 1D and the President – The 3 Most Retweeted Tweets in History

    … A tweet by One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson to his bandmate Harry Styles has now become the second most-retweeted tweet in Twitter’s history, despite being posted more than three years ago. “Always in my heart @Harry_Styles . Yours sincerely, Louis,” tweeted Tomlinson on October 2nd, 2011, and that missive has now been shared on Twitter more…

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