Can data science save social media?

Bob Ackerman Jr. Contributor Robert Ackerman Jr. is the founder and a managing director of Allegis Capital, an early-stage cybersecurity venture firm, and a founder of DataTribe, a startup “studio” for fledgling cyber startups staffed by former government technology innovators and cybersecurity professionals. More posts by this contributor The Trump team has failed to address […]

Beloved British pub chain quits social media, tells customers to get their news the old-school way

In the era of brands competing for attention and affection on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, one British company has done the unthinkable—it’s quitting social media completely.  SEE ALSO: I’d love to delete Facebook, but I don’t want to give up my Tinder matches JD Wetherspoon—a chain with 900 pubs in the UK and Ireland— […]

AR and 3D can help media publishers in their battle against Facebook and Snap

GUEST: In the past 10 years, media publishers have faced major challenges thanks to disruption from tech giants: declining ad revenue, consumers’ decreased willingness to pay for content, and fragmented attention as publication loyalties diversify. Media publishers’ reliance on the major technology platforms has been a double-edged sword. Amazing t…Read More Social – VentureBeat

Starbucks faces social media backlash over tepid apology for alleged racial profiling

Cell phone video captured a bewildered man at Starbucks this week asking Philadelphia police why they were arresting his two black friends.  Onlookers said there didn’t appear to be a reason for the arrest. The men were simply sitting at the coffee shop, waiting for their business associate — the aforementioned bewildered man — to […]

Social Media Marketing Benchmarks: What Works & Where to Focus

Social media marketers, how are you feeling? Take a minute to breathe if you need to. The last few months have been a wild ride. Fatigue, vertigo, and even a little nausea are perfectly understandable. As I said before, social media isn’t dying, but it is changing. Marketers are used to quick changes, naturally, but […]

240: 7 Social Media Trends I Noticed at Social Media Marketing World

Key Themes and Trends from the Social Media Marketing World Conference In today’s episode, I want to share seven trends people were talking about at the Social Media Marketing World mega-conference recently held in San Diego. Social Media Marketing World is probably one of the biggest social media conferences in the world.  Seven main themes […]

241: Trends in Social Media – Where Should You Focus Your Energy?

Social Media Trends – Where Should You Focus Your Energy In our last episode I covered seven trends in social media and blogging. In today’s episode I want to discuss where you should focus your energy as a blogger. There’s so much we could do.but what should we do? Don’t become overwhelmed and perplexed. Instead, […]

How to Survive the Social Media Midlife Crisis

Time moves faster on the internet. Last month’s memes are about as relevant as a 1920s vaudeville show. Even a bona fide viral phenomenon from just a few years ago seems quaint and dated. Twitter and Facebook are only 12 and 14 years old, respectively. But they’re aging at internet speed. And right now they’re […]

Social Media and the Future of Policing

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Facebook & Instagram ads granted accreditation by the Media Rating Council

Facebook first opened itself up to audits by the Media Ratings Council in February 2017 after admitting to a series of ad measurement errors. The post Facebook & Instagram ads granted accreditation by the Media Rating Council appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing […]