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

    … Brands have jumped on Facebook Live with a sense of urgency, and for understandable reasons. Facebook is not only the world’s largest social network, it’s also a media monster. Both businesses and individual brands such as Robert Scoble are capitalizing on Facebook Live in a variety of ways, from showcasing new virtual reality technology…

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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…

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  • The 9 Must-Haves for a High-Performing Book Launch Page

    … Back with the second installment in this three part series on book launch pages, Ben De Rienzo and the Booklaunch.io team outline the key ingredients to make your book page sizzle! Book launch pages are all the rage these days among authors, and for good reason—they capture reader attention and catapult book sales. Jason SurfrApp launched his…

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  • Inside the HuffPost Live video-generating boiler room

    … of HuffPost from a monetization perspective.” In recent weeks, HuffPost Live has booked interviews with a number of prominent figures and celebrities, including “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart and investigative journalist Matt Taibbi. Those A-list guests are a reliable way to attract mainstream attention and traffic, said Sekoff. “When we first…

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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…

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  • 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…

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  • Millennials, native, storytelling: Advertising Week by the numbers

    …) and Best in class data: How to work with Verizon to improve targeting on your mobile and digital campaigns. Most people onstage at one time for one session 11 for Thrive with Arianna Huffington Panels featuring the lead singer of Switchfoot One, Ketchum Sounds Present: Breaking the Sound Barrier Number of ads in the print catalog featuring…

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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…

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  • Arianna Huffington: Facebook traffic isn’t smoke and mirrors

    … Last month The Huffington Post topped 100 million uniques for the first time ever. Arianna Huffington herself made the announcement that, according to comScore, the site racked in a whopping 115 million unique views in August. She also said HuffPost was the largest publisher on Facebook in August for the fourth month in a row. Here’s what she…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social SEO Facebook- 4 readers -
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