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Is Snapchat the sign of a post-literary future?

You may have noticed a brief flurry of media interest in the stock market flotation of Snap, the company whose Snapchat app has taken the world – or at least that part of it under the age of 20 – by storm. The launch followed the usual pattern of these things: massive initial overvaluation, …

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Inside the crash of Fling, the startup whose founder partied on an island while his company burned through $21 million

In early July 2015, temperatures were rising in the boardroom on the top floor of a 12-story office block in Hammersmith, West London.<p>Marco Nardone, the 28-year-old CEO and founder of social-media app Fling, had called an emergency meeting the day after his app was removed from the App Store by …

20 Digital Marketing Experts to Follow on Twitter | Inc.com

I often go in search of interesting new people to follow, especially in digital marketing. I spend at least an hour every day reading and engaging communities--I consider it part of my lifelong education.<p>Relevance is important and so is overall reach, so one of the metrics I use as my yard stick …

Facebook Finally Lets Its Firehose Be Tapped For Marketing Insights Thanks To DataSift

Twitter’s firehose of tweets has long been offered as a goldmine for businesses trying to understand how to improve or market their products, and now Facebook will allow privacy-safe peeks at its treasure trove, too. Today Facebook launched a new insights product called “Topic Data” in the U.S. and …

Rugby World Cup 2015: the data-led brand battle will be fought in real time

When the Rugby World Cup kicks off in Twickenham later this year it will mark the start of the biggest sports event on UK soil since the 2012 Olympics.<p>Global sporting occasions have a way of turning even the most passive spectators into fanatics and home-based ones have the potential to entirely …

Rugby World Cup

London's quirkiest cafes: mapped

<b>Cereal Killer Café</b><p>Britain's first cafe completely dedicated to cereal on <b>London</b>’s Brick Lane is open from 7am - 8pm. Customers are able to choose from a menu of 100 cereals from around the world for either breakfast, lunch or dinner. Cereal aficionados are also able to customise their bowl with 12 …

Julius' 'Sandstorm' Gives Pop Music A Much Needed Classical Spin

A lot of artists blend a variety of genres in order to create a more unique sound within the mainstream. Some put hip-hop and rock together, others try electronic and rock or even country and hip-hop, but very few work to incorporate elements of classical composition like newcomer Julius. The …

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Five Ways to Focus on Creating Awesome Content With Your Client

Share<p>As discussed in my first post in the Agencies in the Social Realms series, it is now more important than ever for agencies to focus on creating …

Look out, they’re following you

A recent job interview at a media company was drawing to a close. The interviewer put down his spectacles, turned to the candidate and said: “I only …

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