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Germany tells Greece to accept bailout or 'it's over'

Over the past week German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble has done his uppermost to douse any talk of renegotiating the bailout deal saying, archly, that the country doesn't have to accept any more bailout money if it doesn't want to.<p>On Tuesday he told reporters in Berlin that if Greece refuses …

Europe

When to Separate Social Media Marketing From Social CRM

Using social media to market a brand can be tricky, and it only gets more complicated when social CRM enters the picture. Once a social media …

B2B and B2C Digital Marketing Tactics, Compared

B2B marketers count lead generation as their top marketing objective, while B2C marketers are most heavily focused on driving sales this year, …

Amazon - Press Room - Press Release

<i>Customers, marketers, bloggers, artists and more can now use</i><p>AmazonGiveaway to host a giveaway, creating buzz, rewarding their audiences and …

How to Turn Your Fans Into Your Marketing Team

Today, indie musicians are their own marketers, and finding time to improve and execute both your marketing campaign and your music is something we …

Is Social Media Organic Reach Being Killed Off Forever?

<b>Sounds like a terrible idea, but the wheels may very well be in motion.</b><p>A number of people and businesses aren’t too happy lately after Facebook …

12 classic content marketing problems (and how to avoid them)

<b>Chances are some sort of content marketing will be happening in your business.</b><p>After all, it’s a fairly nebulous term that covers digital marketing …

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What the new Twitter-Google partnership means for social media and content marketers

How content marketers can take advantage of the new partnership that allows tweets to show up in Google search results.

Google Search

Twitter's New Feature Lets You Boost Tweets From Analytics

Yesterday, Twitter announced that Promoted Tweets will be appear on other services. Now it’s revealed a new feature – quick promote – that lets users select their most popular tweets and pay to boost them directly from the analytics dashboard.<p>The new feature is aimed at small and medium businesses …

Social Media

Facebook Adds A New Way To Sell Items In Groups

Facebook on Tuesday announced the addition of a new feature for Facebook Groups designed to make it easier for members of a “For Sale” group to list their items. The new “Sell” feature, which is now starting to roll out globally to more groups, will allow members to create a post where you can add …

Instagram overtakes Twitter in user growth in one chart

Instagram said today that it has 300 million monthly active users, which is 100 million more than it had three quarters ago. With this surge in growth, the photo-sharing app’s user base is now bigger than the 284 million Twitter reported in October for its third-quarter average.<p>Twitter pre-dates …

Apple Says These Are the Best iPhone, iPad Apps of 2014

Here are the 24 new apps Apple says are its favorites of the year.<p>Apple's handpicked list of best new apps of the year has arrived just in time for the holidays, but unlike every gift guide you're likely to find, the vast majority of products on this list are free.<p>Best app of 2014 went to "brain …

Facebook brings publishers new tools for helping get stories in front of users

Facebook today announced a number of new tools for publishers to help them connect to readers on the social network and to understand the impact they’re making.<p>A new Interest Targeting tool helps target users who have liked a publisher’s page by interest, so when a relevant story goes out, it gets …

Instagram Hits 300 Million Monthly Users To Surpass Twitter, Keeps It Real With Verified Badges

It’s no fad. Just nine months after hitting 200 million users, Instagram now says 300 million people use its photo app every month, with 70% of them coming from outside the US. That makes Instagram officially bigger than Twitter, which had 284 million active users as of six weeks ago.<p>Instagram’s …

Google launches app that will bring live channels to Android TV

Google today released an app that will eventually allow Android TV devices to watch live television. The app, plainly named "Live Channels for Android TV," appeared on Google Play today with no word or any announcement from Google. Maybe that's not surprising, as you can't install it on any current …

The State of Social Media in Dentistry 2014/2015 https

Are you wondering what’s happening in social media today? <b>What’s working—and not?</b> What are we seeing? According to <b>Pew Internet Project’s research</b>, <i>74</i>% …

Top 5 Ways to Optimize Your Facebook Ads for the Best Performance

Facebook's journey till now has been amazing. Having started as a simple platform to connect with friends and acquaintances has moved forward in …

Social Media

5 Social Media Tools To Boost Your Results

Social Media tools can help you achieve things online that you could never manage on your own.“If you’re looking to generate sale leads successfully, …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

Facebook to cut unpaid posts by marketers on news feeds

Facebook’s executives are not terribly worried about upsetting people these days.<p>Flush with profits and a high stock price, Facebook recently shocked investors by saying that it planned to spend billions of dollars on projects that might never generate any profits.<p>And last week, the company told …

How to Use Paid Social Media to Increase Holiday Sales

The holiday shopping season is upon us and many retailers hoping to reach shoppers online will put paid social media at the center of their marketing …

Social Media

How Are You Measuring Video ROI?

<i>Editor’s note: The below column has been significantly updated from the version published Monday morning.</i><p><i>"</i><i>Data-Driven Thinking</i><i>" is written by members</i> …

AdTech

Digital Bus Shelter Advertisements : augmented reality ad

This augmented reality ad promotes a new video game franchise using bus shelters. Moving beyond the standard transit maps and posters seen at most …

24 Hours in Advertising: Monday, Nov. 17, 2014

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked.<p><b>Buzzing on Adweek:</b><p><b>Hasbro and DreamWorks call it …

Google’s Private Markets Give Brands More Reason to Buy Into Digital Ad Technology

Google's Neal Mohan says he wants technology to disappear. Now, that could sound odd coming from the search company’s ad tech chief, but he has a …

TalkTalk ditches Vodafone to offer 4G plans with O2's help

As one of the UK's only quad-play providers, TalkTalk offers mobile plans alongside its TV, phone and internet packages. Since 2010, the company relied upon Vodafone's infrastructure to underpin its own network, but it's now decided it wants to try something new. In a joint announcement, TalkTalk …