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

    … used to support your brand rather than to be a platform for randomly generated content. Don’t fall into the trap of using Facebook Live just because you can. Have a purpose. And that purpose starts with your brand, whether corporate or personal. For instance, Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg and Metallica use Facebook Live…

    Inside Facebookin Social Paid Search Facebook How To's- 17 readers -
  • Holiday reads: The books on top execs’ nightstands

    … this year”. — Nick Baughan, CEO, Maxus U.K. “Empress Dowager Cixi” by Jung Chang “It proves that, as some Chinese believe, the last 200 years or so have been a blip in history. It also proves why gender equality could be very productive!” — Sir Martin Sorrell, founder and CEO of WPP. “Countdown to Zero Day” by Kim Zetter “This is a spellbinding journey…

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  • 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- 25 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

    … an artist is a solitary profession, but consider this, David Bowie is known to have brought out the best in the musician he’s worked with, so seek people who have a knack for bringing out the best in you, and do great work together. 6. Accept that sometimes your less inspired work will be rewarded I will throw in another David Bowie reference here, my…

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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…

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

    … that are exclaimed! Four Session titles that are exclaimed questions?! One, Cool or Not Cool?!? The Dynamic Advertising Game Show Longest session title A two-way tie between Success Is Not Final, Failure Is Not Fatal. It Is the Courage to Continue That Counts. -Winston Churchill (the Churchill attribution is included in the session title…

    John Mcdermott/ Digiday- 6 readers -
  • 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

    … 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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