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5 Ways to Improve Your Instagram Marketing

Shares 12K<p>Is there a place for Instagram in your marketing plan?<p>Do you want to use Instagram effectively for your business?<p>Instagram is more than a …

New Tools and Insights for Publishers

<i>By Holly Ormseth, Product Manager</i><p>Over the past few months, we’ve listened to publishers around the world to better understand how we can help them …

How Big Is 300 Million? A Look at How Instagram Stacks Up. (Chart)

Let's compare Instagramed apples to Pinned apples.<p>Instagram hit 300 million active users on Wednesday, a total that puts the service in rare company as one of the world’s largest social networks.<p>So how, exactly, does Instagram stack up?<p>There is no perfect measuring stick when it comes to comparing …

Instagram Is Now Bigger Than Twitter With 300 Million Monthly Users

Instagram now has 300 million monthly users, picking up 100 million since March. The photo- and video-sharing app has surpassed Twitter's official …

Facebook revamps trending news to make it even more like Twitter

Facebook's Trending news section, which appears on the righthand side of each user's news feed, is getting a refresh that will make it easier to find …

Twitter Expands Its Ad Retargeting To Include Data From Mobile Apps

Twitter just announced a major mobile expansion to the Tailored Audiences ad product that it unveiled at the end of 2013.<p>Tailored Audiences are basically Twitter’s version of retargeting — allowing businesses to target ads on Twitter at at who’ve already visited their websites, and at people in …

Tumblr’s New Explore Button Makes It Easy To Discover Content From Its 214M Blogs

Tumblr has more 214 million blogs on its network, and its users are closing in on 100 billion posts published. That’s a hell of a lot of content, and today the Yahoo-owned company added a new discovery feature to help users find what’s interesting to them on the service, which is reportedly the …

How to search your own tweets on Twitter

If you've ever wanted to look back on your prior Twitter history and find an old tweet, you know that finding posts from weeks or years past is much …

Online Advertising To Grow By 15% Over Next Two Years, Driven By Mobile And Display

A report released this week by ZenithOptimedia reveals projections for global ad spend in 2015, with online advertising said to be the fastest …

How much of your news site’s search traffic comes from Google News? Probably 5 to 25 percent » Nieman Journalism Lab

There’s Google and then there’s Google News. One tries to soak up the entire Internet, the other a curated selection of news sites. It’s easy to confuse the two, since you’ll often get “Google News” results at the top of a standard Google search page even if you never go near the url …

The 10 Most Watched Ads on YouTube in 2014

Nike's World Cup spots outplayed all other advertising on YouTube in 2014, taking the No. 1 and No. 2 slots on Adweek and Google's YouTube Ads …

YouTube details copyright restrictions based on audio usage

YouTube has published a breakdown of the copyright restrictions imposed on video creators by their use of specific tracks, enabling them to preview …

Online ads can become ‘electronic wallpaper’ if not planned well – brands respond to Google ad viewability study

Brands and agencies have had mixed reactions to Google’s viewability study, which revealed more than half of online ads are not seen by consumers.<p>The …

Mobile Is Shaking Up Traditional Loyalty Marketing Programs

Loyalty programs have been incredibly enduring -- from that very first American Airlines frequent flyer program in 1981 to the Starbucks Card Rewards …

THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL-MEDIA ADVERTISING: Programmatic, Mobile, And Improved Analytics Fuel Aggressive Spending

New data from BI Intelligence finds that US social-media ad spend will top $8.5 billion this year and reach nearly $14 billion in 2018, up from just $6.1 billion in 2013. Social will grow faster than all other offline ad mediums, <i>and</i> faster than traditional digital formats, like desktop display ads …

How to Increase Your Conversions Using Google Analytics Conversions Reports

Shares 4K<p>Do you understand how visitors convert on your blog or website?<p>Are you tracking conversion goals?<p>Knowing how visitors convert on your …

Here Are This Year’s Digital Hot List Winners

1<p>Digital Executive of the Year<p><b>Kevin Systrom<br>Co-Founder and CEO, Instagram</b><p>This 30-year-old has famously labored over the creative of every Instagram ad …

YouTube offers bonuses for signing multi-year deals as rival services make poaching attempts

YouTube has offered some of its vlogging stars bonuses to sign multi-year deals with the channels, as rival services such as Vessel try to steal away …