Social Media

Pitfalls and Benefits of the New Era of Social Media

Building communities around a brand has been key in the strategies of a number of brands, with beer clubs like Otherside’s Beer Tycoons or equity and rewards crowdfunding campaigns. But so many of these communities, both run by breweries and consumer groups, have thrived within social media, a potentially less …

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5 social media platforms to watch in 2021

June 12, 2021 4 minutes to read Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. Much of our reality continues to transfer to social media. In 2021, there were 3.78 billion social media users, and that number expected to grow 3.9% by 2025. Among other reasons, this sharp increase in …

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Seven tips for smart social media

Corporate social media can go wrong in many ways, but the good news is that most can be fixed by quickly taking responsibility and humbly committing to right any harm done. Last week we saw what happens when social media can really go wrong when the social media team at …

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What social networks say

Yesterday, Demna Gvasalia pursued what has been called a hacking project in Balenciaga’s Spring 2022 unisex collection. Georgians presented Alessandro Michele’s “ARIA” show including a variety of items from the famous Gucci GG Monogram canvas. This time around, all of the show’s looks are modeled by artist Eliza Douglas, showcasing …

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Toga Limited’s social media app Yippi launches “Yipps

PETALING JAYA, Malaysia, Jun 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Toga Limited (OTC: TOGL) social media mobile app, Yippi, launches ‘Yipps Wanted’ program, an end-to-end e-commerce platform solution tip, aimed at helping Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and Enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia to increase customer base and drive traffic to their …

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Groups call for quick end to Florida social media law

TALLAHASSEE, Florida (NSF) – With the law due to go into effect on July 1, two online industry groups have asked a federal judge to quickly block a measure Governor Ron DeSantis has championed to crack down on major social media platforms. NetChoice and the Computer & Communications Industry Association …

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Fans argue on social media platforms

PlayStation revealed the gameplay for Horizon Forbidden West on May 28, 2021, during PlayStation State of Play. Coming as a sequel to Horizon Zero Dawn, the game features stunning graphics set up in the post-apocalyptic world. However, some fans don’t like what Aloy looks like in the reveal and are …

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White ladies and food pranks on social media

Mukbang refers to the Korean YouTube trend of watching foreigners eat large amounts of food. This translates to “Food Broadcast” or “Food Show” and usually features beautiful people eating a LOT. Like, a lot a lot. These videos sometimes involve ASMR (Auto Sensory Meridian Response.) It is the soothing and …

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Tesla driverless videos on social networks

It was a boozy ride captured for TikTok with a soundtrack provided by Justin Bieber and with a Tesla serving as “designated driver” for the night. In the short video, three young men are shown dancing in their seats, beers nearby, as the vehicle travels on the freeway near other …

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The future of politics is social media

Airi-Alina Allaste, guest researcher funded by the Kone Foundation, survey of youth political participation via social media. As a research subject, Airi-Alina Allaste focuses on TikTok and municipal elections in Finland and Estonia. Currently, Allaste collects data on Finnish municipal elections. In mid-October, local elections will also take place in …

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Mom educates social media after interracial adoption

This adoptive mother uses social media to show that a family is like someone else’s family, even though they are biologically related. The Jones and Baldwin families welcomed Princeton up for adoption and into a loving family when Princeton was born. It distresses me when people wonder why I adopted …

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US steps up tracking domestic extremism on social media

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Department of Homeland Security plans to step up social media monitoring as part of an increased focus on domestic violent extremism. While the move is a response to the weaknesses exposed by the murderous insurgency on the U.S. Capitol, it raises concerns about undermining Americans’ civil …

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Job opportunity | Social Media Coordinator, Armenian Relief Society

The Armenian Relief Society (ARS), a mission-led, nonprofit humanitarian organization based in Watertown, MA, is seeking a Social Media Coordinator who will be responsible for developing and administering compelling online content. , designed to engage followers and create an interactive relationship between supporters, donors and the Society. Applicants should have …

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TikTok explores new job vacancies and recruiting tools

This is slightly unexpected. According to a new report from Axios, TikTok is currently testing a new tool that would allow brands to recruit employees on the platform and promote their internal company culture to potential candidates via TikTok clips. As explained by Axios: “The pilot program is designed to …

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Trump’s social media magic seems to be dissipating

Donald trumpThe new digital media game isn’t exactly the social media heavyweight one might have expected it to be trying to unleash since leaving the White House. Instead, the former president launched a personal ‘communications platform’ otherwise known as blogging – a throwback to the pre-Instagram personal websites style that …

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10 wrestlers who are good at social media

The importance of social media in popular culture is increasing year by year, as is its relevance in the sport of wrestling. While not everyone is a fan of the effect of social media on the industry, there is no denying the fact that they have their benefits if used …

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Social media drug operation reports 10 arrests for ABQ »Albuquerque Journal

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Police in Albuquerque have arrested ten people and seized a multitude of drugs – mostly fentanyl – during a month-long operation targeting those who sell drugs on social media. …

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