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Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter announce a joint project designed to move data between any two online providers. The common framework is built on open source code. [...]
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Millennials. It seems every business, journalist and pundit is trying to figure out this up-and-coming generation. Research abounds on their attitudes and preferences for work, play, family and home. One of the most common observations is the innate fluency these 18-to-34-year-olds have with technology. [...]
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Social media is a crucial channel for beverage brands to reach customers. A Facebook IQ study showed that more than one in three people use Facebook or Instagram at bars and also share photos of their #cocktail and #craftbeers on the platforms. [...]
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They can achieve bigger and better sales across your business. [...]
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Social Media Today

After a recent report from Britains Channel 4, Facebook has vowed to tighten up its efforts to restrict underage users. [...]
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There's no arguing that social has changed advertising as we know it - but you might be surprised as to how significant its impact has been. [...]
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Instagram has added new active status notifiers which will let users know when their connections are active in the app. [...]
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Snapchat has launched a new data report which highlights user behaviors based on data tracked within the app. [...]
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Mashable

Spotify's social features are what set the streaming giant apart from its competition, but now, those same features are the root of a very real problem: harassment. As reported by BuzzFeed this week, unlike other social media platforms, Spotify does not allow its users to block followers from viewing account activity [...]
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Ernie Keebler — the most well-known cookie-making elf of the famous Keebler Elves — is taking over my Twitter timeline with weirdly sexual tweets written in Spanish and he needs to chill. If you're a fan of Kellogg's snacks, you probably recognize Ernest J. Keebler as the cute little elf lurking [...]
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After Vern Unsworth, a British diver who helped rescue the trapped Thai soccer team, called Elon Musk's attempt at a submarine rescue "just a PR stunt" that had 'absolutely no chance of working," Musk has chosen to be angry online. Surprise! In a series of tweets Sunday morning, Musk referred to [...]
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This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about the only nice thing that happened on the internet this week. In these dark days, no one seems to like much of anything. I certainly don't — the things that used to bring me joy, like naps and [...]
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Social Media Examiner

Want to attract more leads with Instagram? Curious how a story arc on Instagram Stories can help? To explore how to use Instagram Stories for business, I interview Tyler J. McCall. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. [...]
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[Last Updated June 27, 2018] If you're new to Facebook ads or want to add something new to your current Facebook advertising plan, this page is for you. Here you'll find articles and resources to help beginner, intermediate, and advanced marketers use Facebook ads to promote a business, products, and [...]
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Is video a part of your marketing mix? Looking for tools to help you get more mileage out of each video you create? In this article, you'll discover how to repurpose one video into content that can populate your blog, podcast, and multiple social channels. Repurposing Helps You Deliver Quality [...]
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Want to use Instagram to provide personalized customer service? Wondering how live video chat can help? In this article, you'll learn how to use Instagram's live video chat feature to enhance your business relationships. Why Use Instagram Live Video Chat for Business? As customers turn to video to get answers [...]
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