Fiona Samuel

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The Psychology of Social Media Marketing: 4 Ways to Increase Interaction

Share<p>In my marketing career, I often find myself drawing on my background as a former professor of psychology. Psychology informs much of our work …

Measuring Social Networking Success: More Than Just Likes

<i>Measuring the success of social media interactions cannot be done using traditional ROI metrics. The nature of the communication channels involved requires a brand new approach.</i><p>Last year’s record haze that blanketed Singapore and surrounding countries caused enormous social media chatter. …

Pinterest’s “Choose Your Own Adventure” Could Be A Travel Product

Pinterest’s upcoming news event, dubbed “Choose Your Own Adventure,” may not be directly related to the company’s efforts in the personalization space, but rather the announcement of a consumer-facing travel product, we’re hearing. The launch will be aimed at attracting more men to Pinterest’s …

10 Things Every Bride Should Have According To Carolina Herrera

In the latest issue of The Knot magazine, we sat down with style icon Carolina Herrera for the ultimate list of wedding must-haves. Here are her tips …

We Can’t Get Enough Of Our New Planner App (Here’s What We Love About It!)

Great news, Knotties! We revamped our planning tool and made it easier and way more fun to plan every detail of your wedding day. If you're …

15 Rustic Ceremony Backdrops For Your Woodland Wedding

Planning a wedding inspired by the beauty of the woods? Include a rustic ceremony backdrop that complements a natural ceremony location, like a …

Fashion wish list: what we like this week - in pictures

The Weekend fashion team picks their five favourite high-street finds each week. So whatever you're looking for – be that a new coat, some swanky shoes or an on-trend top – check out their wish list.

What Are Fashion Editors Really Buying This Spring? This Glamour Editor Reveals Her Spring Shopping List! | Glamour

It's a balmy 40 degrees in New York City today (practically bikini weather, by polar vortex standards), and I've got a jones to shop for spring clothes! While we've been looking at spring collections since last September, it's still sometimes overwhelming to get your wardrobe started (Which trends …

Tweet, Telephone or Text? A Guide to Omni-Channel Engagement

<i>Jennifer Bowden is a customer service specialist currently contributing on behalf of numero, a world-class software solutions provider.</i><p>The unrelenting emergence of new technology means that brands now need to be everywhere, all of the time. These days, it’s just not enough to have a dedicated call …

5 YouTube Facts That Will Surprise You

In the one minute it takes you to read this text, 100 hours of video will be uploaded to YouTube. That's 250 days of video every hour, 16.4 years of …

Facebook Flip-Flops on Messenger After WhatsApp Acquisition

It was just four months ago that Facebook updated its standalone messaging app, Messenger, with the goal of making the user experience more like …

3 marketing trends to look out for at Mobile World Congress

en_GB<p>article<p>The world’s biggest mobile event, Mobile World Congress, returns to Barcelona next week and there will be plenty from marketers attending …

Brands take selfies, too

Brands have got the word — and that word is “selfie.” The selfie, Oxford Dictionary’s 2013 ‘Word of the Year’, was not just popular among millennials …

On Buzzfeed, people are already clicking the share-to-WhatsApp button more than Twitter’s

If Mark Zuckerberg needed any more proof that the new place to share things with your social network is chat apps, not fusty old social networks like Facebook and Twitter, Buzzfeed is providing it. Buzzfeed told Re/code that when they dropped a “share to WhatsApp” button on their stories, the …

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Spend and Strategize Wisely to Increase Your Organic Reach on Facebook

Recently, Facebook announced changes to its News Feed algorithm to feature more timely and relevant posts. The update raises an obstacle for Pages: …

Candid Conversations, Part 1: 27 Pictures of People Using Cell Phones

The ubiquity of mobile devices is something we’re all used to by now; it’s just a fact of modern life that on any given day we are going to encounter …

The Valentine's Day Showstopper

<i>Every so often, we get the chance to reshoot one of our favorite recipes from the Food52 archives.</i><p><i>Today: A cake to launch a thousand ships.</i><p><i>This post is brought to you by our friends at Noritake. Noritake’s Cher Blanc is featured below.</i><p>There's a reason there's no such thing as a wedding pie. Don't …

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