Geofilters

  • Does Snapchat Really Matter to Marketers?

    … In an impromptu poll in our MarTech community, 56% of respondents said they had no plans this year of utilizing Snapchat for marketing Tweet This!. Only 9% stated that they were using it and the rest said that they hadn’t decided yet. That’s not exactly a standing ovation for a network that’s skyrocketing in growth. Personally, I find…

    Douglas Karr/ Marketing Technology Blog- 22 readers -
  • It’s Facebook’s Turn to Test a Stories Feature

    … and videos to their Facebook Stories, which are visible for 24 hours, and that content does not appear in News Feed or on users’ Timelines. Friends can reply to Facebook Stories with direct messages, and selfie filters and geofilters (sound familiar?) are also available. Heath also pointed out that much like Instagram, the new feature is appearing…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Snapchat: Still Growing Strong (Infographic)

    … In its early days, Snapchat seemed to falter, with an unsuccessful attempt at original content creation and security problems. However, by 2015, the messaging application was dubbed the fastest-growing social network ever. Not only did growth remain steady throughout 2016, Snapchat seems to be generating substantial revenue. An infographic from…

    Inside Facebookin Social- 16 readers -
  • Expanding the Encore: How Social Media Allows Performances to Last Forever

    Although the means of listening to music have drastically evolved–shifting from records to cassettes, CDs to streaming services–concerts have always remained a constant for fans, allowing them to connect with others and experience music in the moment. However, with the rise of social media, the lifespan of concerts now extends far beyond the final set, with platforms like S ...

    Inside Facebook- 20 readers -
  • The Value of Paid Social

    With the decline in organic reach on Facebook, the introduction of an algorithm on Instagram and the real-time nature of Twitter, paid media has become necessary for brands to amplify content to the right audiences, at the right time, with the right message. Organic marketing activity is only as valuable as the users it’s reaching.

    AllTwitter- 30 readers -
  • Is Snapchat Accessible to Smaller Advertisers?

    … as much as $750,000 for just a 24-hour window. Its newer products, sponsored geofilters and sponsored lenses, were also expensive, sometimes costing millions of dollars. Over the past year, Snapchat has dropped its prices. It now offers programs that start at around $50,000, which, coupled with the API, suggests that Snapchat wants to make…

    AllTwitterin Facebook- 18 readers -
  • Snapchat Ad Revenue to Reach $935 Million in 2017 (Report)

    … eMarketer released its first ad revenue projections for Snapchat, calling for $366.69 million in 2016 and a leap to $935.46 million in 2017. The market research company said in a release that it built its revenue model for Snapchat by combining its proprietary consumer adoption estimates, trends at similar social networks, monetization…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 17 readers -
  • ‘Shared Media’ Is the Future And Will Disrupt Media Buying As We Know It

    … “Shared media” is outperforming traditional digital advertising by 10 times. So what exactly is shared media, and why is it so successful? In traditional media buying, the advertiser buys audience exposure from a publisher, broadcaster or ad network. The publisher or ad network shows the ad to its audience and is paid by the advertiser…

    AllFacebookin Social- 15 readers -
  • Why Snapchat Is Here to Stay

    … Conceived as a platform for pictures that expire within seconds, Snapchat’s founding premise back in 2011 was—quite literally—ephemeral. But five years on, with 150 million daily active users sending Snaps and content available for up to 24 hours, Snapchat is anything but, which is why brand owners that are not giving the platform serious…

    AllFacebookin Facebook Twitter YouTube- 16 readers -
  • Snapchat Debuts Lenses, Geofilters, Stickers, Bitmoji for Rio 2016

    … Snapchat announced a host of Rio 2016-related features prior to Friday night’s Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. The application unveiled special lenses, geofilters, stickers and Bitmoji for the Games. The geofilters will be country-specific, with 50 countries available, and they will feature medal counts that will update…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 13 readers -
  • NFL, Snapchat Extension Includes Discover Content, More Live Stories

    … parties will team up on custom geofilters for all 32 NFL teams, and users at stadiums, practice facilities and other venues will be able to add these filters to their snaps. Snapchat head of partnerships Ben Schwerin said in the release: The NFL has been a tremendous partner over the past year-and-a-half as we’ve worked to expand our premium sports…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 16 readers -
  • High-Risk, High-Reward: Snapchat’s Advertising Revolution

    … and pop-ups to informative, relevant banners and native ads, media companies are still struggling to find the best balance of ads that resonate without disrupting the user experience. Take The Next Web, which launched a new ad format that pushes articles out of the way and automatically starts playing a video ad that is nearly impossible to exit. One…

    AllTwitter- 18 readers -
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