Arianna Huffington

Arianna Huffington (née Stassinopoulou; born Αριάννα Στασινοπούλου, July 15, 1950) is a Greek-American author and syndicated columnist. She is best known for her news website The Huffington Post. At one time a liberal Democrat she later became a popular conservative commentator in the mid-1990s, after which she re-adopted liberal political beliefs in the late 1990s. She is the former spouse of former Republican congressman Michael Huffington.In 2003, she ran as an independent candidate for Governor in the California recall election.In 2009, Huffington was named as number 12 in Forbes' first-ever list of the Most Influential Women In Media.
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  • How to Love Facebook Live

    … in radically different ways. Sandberg uses Facebook Live as a thought leadership vehicle. She interviews luminaries ranging from Arianna Huffington to Gloria Steinem, oftentimes to support Sandberg’s own Lean In agenda. Metallica recently used Facebook Live to share a performance from Rasputin Records on Record Store Day, thus giving fans around the world…

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  • Holiday reads: The books on top execs’ nightstands

    … Between the wrapping and unwrapping of presents, you might be looking forward to finally getting time to do some reading this holiday. Looking for a little inspiration? We polled the media and agency landscape for book recommendations. Top execs from Arianna Huffington to Sir Martin Sorrell shared their season’s readings: “Meditations” by Marcus…

    Chris Smith/ Digiday- 11 readers -
  • The 9 Must-Haves for a High-Performing Book Launch Page

    … launch page to find the purchase button(s). 4. The Book Trailer Video Book trailer videos are becoming more common throughout the publishing industry. High-profile authors like Ryan Holiday, Arianna Huffington, and Seth Godin use book trailer videos to add further intrigue about their books, which elevates the urge to purchase their books. You don’t…

    Kimberley Grabas/ Your Writer Platform- 24 readers -
  • Inside the HuffPost Live video-generating boiler room

    … standard display units. Those market conditions explain why Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington said she’s aiming for half of the site’s content to be video. “It’s going to be a bigger and bigger part of what we’re doing,” she said. Cadillac and Verizon signed on as founding sponsors when HuffPost Live launched in August 2012, but the video…

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  • 7 Steps to Becoming a Rockstar at Social Media Marketing

    … inspire you. Observe what they’re doing. Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. For beginners, visionaries like Steve Jobs, Sir Richard Branson and Arianna Huffington all have biographies that you can read. Once you’ve started there, find out the people they worked with and start following them on social media. Observe very carefully what…

    Jeffbullas's Blogin Social- 5 readers -
  • The Huffington Post offers agencies content lessons

    … deals that involved media agencies, not creative agencies like Leo Burnett. “The idea that one agency is doing the creative is obsolete,” said Arianna Huffington, president and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group. “That’s not how we’re seeing success in the brave new media world. The future is going to be about partnerships…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Content- 8 readers -
  • Millennials, native, storytelling: Advertising Week by the numbers

    … Advertising Week has grown over the past 11 years to become a juggernaut, at once a celebration of the industry and an overwhelming mix of panels, cocktail parties and aggressive marketing. And to start it off, we’ve broken down this year’s event into easily digestible statistical factoids. Below is Advertising Week by the numbers, as gleaned…

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  • Sheryl Sandberg: Comic-Book Hero?

    …-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg in 2010, will release Female Force: Sheryl Sandberg in print and digital this week. Sandberg joins several other big-name women under the Female Force umbrella, including Mother Teresa, Hillary Clinton, Tina Fey, Arianna Huffington, Michelle Obama, Melinda Gates, Martha Stewart and Madonna. Michael L. Frizell — who…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 10 readers -
  • Arianna Huffington: Facebook traffic isn’t smoke and mirrors

    …. This is very much in our DNA and is also a great revenue source. We continue to do long-form pieces, like the life of returning vets, suicide, mental health. We have a great series on student debt. We’re doing a long piece on the drug wars that’s been in the works for nine months. Reddit accused HuffPost of using its content without attribution, which…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social SEO Facebook- 2 readers -
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