• 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.

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    • Is Snapchat Accessible to Smaller Advertisers?

      Snapchat rolled out its marketing program with notably high price tags. And although it introduced some lower-cost options, they are by no means cheap, especially since Snapchat is usually used for branding, not direct return on investment plays. Plus, the ads are vertical, so advertisers typically have to invest in custom creative to take advantage of Snapchat’s fun and irreverent tone.

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  • 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…

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  • Elvis Presley Lens Launches on Snapchat

    … Elvis may have left the building, but he just resurfaced on Snapchat. The Estate of Elvis Presley teamed up with Snapchat to launch an interactive selfie lens in celebration of the annual Elvis Week, which runs through Aug. 16. The lens will give Snapchat users Presley’s signature pompadour hairstyle and tinted sunglasses, and allow them…

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  • 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…

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  • 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…

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  • Marketers See Opportunity in Rio 2016, Social Media

    … interesting content. Snapchat, of course, is not only about video and access, but also about the fun that users get from custom filters and lenses. The added interactivity is fueling its millennial adoption. Another major platform is Instagram, where viewers can go for spectacular photography of the games and Rio itself. Video is available…

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  • Estate of Marilyn Monroe Launches Snapchat Account, Lens

    … Marilyn Monroe is alive and well, at least in the form of a selfie lens for Snapchat. The Estate of Marilyn Monroe teamed up with Snapchat to create the lens, which will be available through June 7. The official Marilyn Monroe Snapchat account also debuted Wednesday, and it will feature stories showcasing Monroe’s most iconic and memorable…

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  • What it Takes to Create a Video Ad on an iPhone 5S

    … the shoot. We spoke to Graeme Russell of , and Austin Reza of Reza & Co., the L.A. based Creative Agency behind the ad to confirm the lenses, and other accessories used during the filming. If you haven't yet seen it, take a look below. The behind-the-scenes info starts at 3:16. The Challenge: Produce a Professional Video Using Only iPhones…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEO- 8 readers -
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