Anca Lupes

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Keys to conquering social media in 2017

Social media—as many digital marketers know it—refuses to slow down.<p>To keep up with trends, consumer inquiries and engagement efforts, it’s …

Millennial Marketing: Actionable Social Media Advice from a Top Marketer [SSM008]

Understanding the consumer behavior of younger generations is one of the most talked about subjects in marketing today. Particularly when it comes to …

Infographic: Why you should produce less blog content | Articles | Main

When you sit down to create content, do you immediately think about your organization's blog? Does your mind start racing through potential blog post …

The Best New Rock Album Releases This Week

Alter Bridge - The Last Hero<p><i>“The Last Hero</i> loosely explores the theme of heroism within their crunching, thrilling sound-world. Opener and first …

Mate eBike, most crowdfunded Danish project ever, enters last week

Mate eBike, already the most successful Danish crowdfunding project ever, enters last week of the Indiegogo campaign having gathered more than $2.6 …

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Facebook at Work Shows How Worried Mark Zuckerberg Is About Slack

As more people create Slack groups outside work, social activity is shifting off of Facebook.<p>After creating Techquería, an organization for Hispanics in tech, David Silva and his co-founders decide to make groups on Facebook and Slack so members could connect. The Facebook group had a healthy …

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24-Year-Old PR Mogul Richard Lorenzen's 5 Tips for Millennial Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Public relations is often regarded as one of the most fast-paced and stressful professions one can enter. But for some, the chaos and 24/7 news cycle isn't daunting, and a few, like fellow <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributor Richard Lorenzen, thrive …

AC/DC’s Angus Young Talks Retirement, Malcolm Young Health Update

‘It can look a bit strange – ‘Who’s this old guy in a school suit?’ ” says 61-year-old AC/DC guitarist Angus Young. “Somebody once commented, ‘From a …

8 Ways to Use Pokémon Go for Business

Do you run or help promote a local business? Interested in taking advantage of the latest gaming craze? Pokémon Go is close to topping the number of …

The 21 best rockumentaries to stream on Netflix and Prime

With Netflix now consuming over a third of all US domestic bandwidth, there’s no doubt that streaming video services are here to stay. So if you …

Pokemon Go a great new marketing channel

Just in case you are not familiar with Pokemon Go, it's an "augmented reality game" you download on your phone. The idea is to catch Pokemon around …

IKEA responds to Kanye West collaboration request, offers to make him famous

<b>Kanye is keen to add furniture design to his portfolio.</b> <br>IKEA has responded to <b>Kanye West’s</b> recent comments that he would like to design furniture for …

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What Amazon Music can do that rival streaming services can't

If Spotify is too expensive and your tastes don't get much more adventurous than Coldplay, Amazon Music wants to be the music-streaming service for you. It might not have as many songs as rivals, but Amazon says you don't need them when you have the rest of Amazon Prime at your fingertips.<p>Launched …

Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs for Online Marketing

Have you ever heard of Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs? Today I’d like to talk about the connection between the Maslow’s Hierarchy and online marketing. …

Facebook Live Rolls Out Audience Targeting: This Week in Social Media

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that …

Apple lays the groundwork to kill online advertising

Their products help us learn, communicate and navigate the world. While we tap away, the companies behind these innovations are battling for the future of computing. Each and every one is actively defending their core businesses while placing bets on the future.<p>Their tangled business relationships …

15) Foo Fighters – Sonic Highways Tour | Avg. Price: $164.12

Just several months after releasing <i>Sonic Highways</i>, Foo Fighters are set to embark on their subsequent and eponymously-named Sonic Highways tour in July and wrap their North American leg in October. The average price for Foo Fighters tickets on TiqIQ is $164.12 over the band’s 29 shows in the summer …

Kesha is starting a rock’n’roll band

Kesha has announced that she will be touring some small, intimate venues across America throughout August with a brand new project, Kesha and the Creepies.<p>The singer is still stuck in a complicated legal situation following allegations of abuse against her former producer Dr Luke, and is currently …

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We talked to 45 Facebook users about Live video and they pointed us to one big problem

Facebook is betting big on Live, the new video broadcasting tool that it introduced about eight months ago.<p>Live lets any Facebook user instantly became a star, a newscaster or a witness by streaming their phone's video feed for the world to watch in real time. It's already been used for serious …

Brands Won’t Master Viral Video Until They Change Their Approach

In the past, celebrity endorsers ruled the marketing world. Their recognizable faces and voices, which came with huge price tags, backed every major …

Facebook Live now lets you hide annoying reactions and comments

Facebook is issuing a few updates to Live to make it a more immersive experience and help you avoid the trolls.<p>First up, streamers can now go live in full-screen mode, which gives them a bit more room to monitor what viewers are seeing. On iOS, streamers can broadcast in either portrait or …

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7 Content Marketing Trends Driving Growth in 2016

Ever since marketers discovered that SEO alone wasn’t enough to meaningfully engage consumers, they’ve been working round the clock to make their …

4 Ways to Use Facebook and Twitter Analytics to Improve Your Marketing

Are you overwhelmed by the amount of analytic data found on social media platforms? Want to know which metrics to follow? Knowing what to measure and …

Social Media

Why Can't I Meditate? 7 Solutions to Common Meditation Blockers

Want to meditate, but finding it challenging? An expert reveals how to meditate, even if you think you can't do it.<p>Meditation might be the biggest …

Blue ticks for all: Twitter allows users to apply to be verified

Blue-tick badges normally reserved for the accounts of high-profile figures are to be rolled out to all users who provide correct information<p>The Twitter “blue tick” badge normally reserved for the accounts of high-profile figures is to be made available to all users, the social media site has …

Social Media

If you’ve always wanted to try meditation, use this guide to get started

By Gabriella Boston<p>Hugh Jackman, Katy Perry, Oprah Winfrey, Ohio Rep. Tim Ryan and many other big names swear by it.<p>We’re talking meditation — a practice that’s usually done daily and involves sitting quietly for 20 to 30 minutes to calm and observe the mind.<p>But for what purpose?<p>“To intentionally …

Queen doesn't want the GOP to use 'We Are the Champions,' but is the law on their side?

British rock band Queen has blasted the GOP and presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for using the group’s 1977 rock anthem “We Are the Champions” at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, charging that neither Trump nor the party is authorized to use the song.<p>“An …

How LinkedIn's Head of B2B Marketing Sells on the Platform

LinkedIn's head of B2B Marketing shares what works (and what doesn't) when it comes to selling your products and services on the platform.<p>David Karel, LinkedIn's Head of B2B Marketing, recently shared some intriguing (and important) tips on the best ways to sell your products and services on the …

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You Won't Believe How Much Money Selena Gomez's Social Media Posts Are Worth

I'll admit, I was surprised.<p>Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who is the greatest social media influencer of them all? According to highly scientific research by measurement company D'Marie Analytics, below are the top six social media influencers (the list includes both brands and celebrities) in …

The 10 Richest Musicians On The Forbes 100 Highest-Paid Celebrities List

<i>Forbes</i>‘ annual Highest-Paid Celebrities list is out, and there are plenty of musicians on there, including one who returned the profession to the top …

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