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Facebook Messenger Is No. 1 in App Store, Has One-Star Rating

The Facebook Messenger split has officially arrived, forcing users of the Facebook app to download it — but they're not happy about doing so.<p>This has …

Snapchat Adds Geofilters For Quick Image Location Tags, And A New Revenue Possibility

Snapchat has added a new feature to its app starting today that will offer special image filters depending on your location. All you need to do to activate them is swipe right from the preview screen after you take a photo, and you’ll receive a text or graphic sticker overlaid on your pic. The …

Brazil

The Dutch, El Tri Win on Day 2: Photo Gallery

Soccer

The Most-Followed FIFA World Cup Players on Twitter

The 2014 FIFA World Cup is less than a week away, so fans are gearing up for the massive, wold-wide sporting event.<p>Not much of the sport has change …

4 Tips To Instagram Your Business

Small Business

The Top 3 Instagram Trends for Marketers

Share<p>With 42% of marketers planning to increase their use of Instagram this year, visual content is more important than ever to a brand’s marketing …

Twitter Is Considering a Deal to Buy SoundCloud

Would it solve Twitter's growth problem?<p>Twitter may try to buy its way out of its growth problem by making another move into music.<p>The company is considering a deal to acquire SoundCloud, the music and audio-sharing company, according to people familiar with both companies. UPDATE: Twitter has …

Twitter Makes Like Instagram

Oh Twitter. Time was when you championed the written word. And more than that; the <i>mot juste,</i> as the French say. Papa Hemingway would have been proud of your focus on 140 carefully chosen characters.<p>Not any more. Not now your stock price is tanking. Now it’s photos you are pinning your hopes on — …

80 Brands That Use Twitter's New Redesign Effectively

Twitter recently completely redesigned the profile for all their users, making it much more visual and emphasizing content that matters. We were …

9 Charts That Explain Why Pinterest Is Valued At $3.8 Billion

Right now, the social network controls 23% of referral traffic to e-commerce sites. With the promise of paid advertising on the horizon, Pinterest seems like it's in a good spot to actually justify its $3.8 billion valuation.<p>RJMetrics, a business intelligence software company, looked at the dataset …

Social Media

Twitter Adds Language Targeting for Promoted Tweets, Accounts

Twitter today launched language targeting for promoted tweets and promoted accounts. As a result, advertisers can now target both in 20 different languages while users will be able to see “highly relevant ads” in their language.<p>Twitter says it uses “a number of different signals” to determine a …

Snapchat Adds Ephemeral Text Chat And Video Calls

Snapchat is slowly adding features on top of its highly successful ephemeral messaging platform. Today’s two new features are a good old chat interface and a new FaceTime-like video calling feature. Text messages could greatly change the nature of the app.<p>While ephemeral photos are a great way to …

Mark Your Calendars for the 5th Annual Social Media Day

Each day, millions of people access a social media platform to connect with friends and family, consume news and upload photos. Each day, these …

5 Ways The Sports Marketing Industry Is About To Change Forever

“Crazy, crazy, these people are crazy. South By Southwest is crazy. A crazy, crazy conference made crazy, by crazy people.” That line still sticks because of the eight crazies. It was yelled across the room by an important sports agent, an uptight, uptight, uptight woman. A tight-lipped, …

Five consumer tech standouts from Y Combinator’s newest class

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Thinkstock/Sergey Nivens<p>A delivery service just for healthy food, peer-to-peer fashion lending and matchmaking for …

Peer-to-peer

As advertisers phase out cookies, what’s the alternative?

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr/soosay<p>What will become of the humble cookie? The tiny data files sent from websites to browsers have come …

Apple's CarPlay: What You Need to Know

Apple finally took the wraps off its in-car software platform, CarPlay on Monday. Now that that we've had some time to take a look at its …

Why WhatsApp Is Worth $19 Billion, and Why the Telecom Industry Should Be Afraid

And the only thing people hate more than telecom companies is cable companies.<p>The past week in tech news has been dominated by Facebook’s acquisition of WhatsApp for $19 billion ($16 billion + $3 billion retention). Many articles, comments and tweets reference the dot-com bubble and desperation, …

#HashtagEtiquette: 8 People Who Are Doing It Wrong

#HashtagEtiquette<p>1. #Too #Many #Hashtags<p>2. Unrelated Hashtags<p>3. You #Hashtag Every #Other Word<p>4. Saying "Hashtag" IRL<p>5. Excessive Competitive …

Twitter Launches Card Analytics To Let Publishers Monitor Impressions, Clicks And More

In a move that could give brands and publishers more insight into what to tweet, today Twitter is rolling out Analytics For Twitter Cards. The dashboard shows impressions, URL clicks, and app installs of a publisher’s tweets and mentions by other users, as well as easy ways to measure favorites, …

New School University Center

Here are some of my photos and commentary on SOM's New School University Center from yesterday's inauguration.<p>The building is located on the …

11 Essential Rules for Powerful Twitter Marketing - Jeffbullas's Blog

Twitter is changing. The cute bird has gone public, introduced self service advertising and is verging on visual.<p>I remember when I joined in 2008, …

The Complete Guide to LinkedIn Etiquette

LinkedIn has developed a killer resource of 225 million users, one you absolutely should take advantage of when it comes to your career. But you'll …

Dropbox Closes Roughly $250M Round At $10B Valuation, WSJ Says

Dropbox has raised a massive $250 million funding round, valuing the company at $10 billion according to the Wall Street Journal. The new funding round is led by a BlackRock fund, according to the WSJ, which cites “two people familiar with the deal” as the source of the report.<p>This is actually the …

Fashion Brands Ring in New Year With Cliche Instagrams

Ah, New Year. The perfect time for self-reflection, empowerment and … fashion! The dawning of a new year should provide fashion companies the perfect …

Advertising Industry

5 Ways Fast Growing Businesses Need to Think About Social Media

A few weeks ago, we talked about 5 Ways Big Brands Need to Think About Social Media. Every brand has their own unique goals and ideas of what success …

22 Social Media Facts and Statistics You Should Know in 2014 - Jeffbullas's Blog

There was a tipping point last year that has major implications for business and brands. It will impact publishing and marketing strategies and …

The marketing trends for 2014 part one

en_GB<p>article<p>This year may have been billed as ‘empty 13’, but consistent innovation and digital development coupled with the hoped-for improved …

Marketing