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Digital marketing platform Twitter successfully enlisted large brands like McDonald's, Chevy, and Verizon as regular early advertisers. Small businesses are also getting onboard.

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Tweets of the Week: Farewell, Don Draper and David Letterman

May 22, 2015 - This TV-centric week, brands tweeted about the Red Nose Day charity event as well as The Late Show with David Letterman and Mad Men, both of which aired their final episodes. Comments

Social Media Marketing Beyond Twitter and Facebook

anastassia-boguslavskaya-185x114 May 22, 2015 - In advance of her session at ClickZ Live Toronto, Chief Marketing Officer of shopbake.com, Anastassia Boguslavskaya chats to us about how marketers should look beyond the social media giants to engage customers. Comments

German KFC Debuts Smart Fast Food Trays

kfc-logo May 21, 2015 - Consumers can now text without getting their smartphones dirty, thanks to the Bluetooth-enabled trays KFC Germany premiered during the chain's new location openings. Comments

Five Ways to Market to Millennials Online

millennials-social-media May 21, 2015 - Prioritizing brand experiences, spontaneity, interactivity, Facebook and mobile are five ways to engage millennials, a group that makes up an annual $200 billion in buying power. Comments

Taco Bell Japan Entry Shows Importance of Localization

taco-bell-logo May 19, 2015 - Taco Bell's April launch in Japan was a major brand fail and reinforced the importance of ensuring a localized approach when entering new markets across the Asia Pacific region. Comments

How 10 Nonprofit Brands Roll on Twitter

twitter-logo May 19, 2015 - Many nonprofits, such as Operation Smile, the World Wildlife Fund and the Central Park Conservancy, are doing Twitter so well they're outperforming their business brethren. Comments

Mad Men Drives Coke’s Digital Consumption By 991%

hilltop-ad-image May 18, 2015 - The last episode of AMC's Mad Men ended with the famous Coca-Cola ad, “Hilltop," from 1971, which increased digital consumption around Coca-Cola by 991 percent. Comments

Civil Rights: Turning Data into Action

shutterstock-172200767 May 18, 2015 - Smartphones and social media have made everyone aware of recent police brutality, but it's still happening. This illustrates the disconnect between data and action. Comments

Tweets of the Week: Brands Tap into #biketoworkday2015 and Pay Tribute to B.B. King

twitter-tweets May 15, 2015 - This week Twitter biked to work, celebrated the possibility of Harriet Tubman on the twenty dollar bill and mourned the loss of blues legend B.B. King. Comments

Brands <3 Emojis

emoji May 15, 2015 - Emojis are so popular among consumers that brands have graduated from tweeting them to launching keyboards, and in the case of Domino's, allowing consumers to use them to order pizza. Comments

ANZ Uses Instagram to Target a New Generation of Banking Customers

anz-logo-square May 14, 2015 - Get it right and do it well before scaling your business's digital marketing platforms, says ANZ Australia's marketing head. Comments

Amazon Introduces App Advertising for Android and Fire

amazon logo May 14, 2015 - Amazon has created its own app advertising platform for Android and Fire to rival similar products from Google, Facebook, and Twitter Comments

The Social Why Behind Burger King's Chicken Fry

burgerking-logo May 14, 2015 - Social media plays a big role in Burger King's marketing, between its funny tweets to the relaunch of its chicken fries. ClickZ caught up with the brand's senior media director. Comments

It's Time to Experiment with Experiential Marketing

expe May 14, 2015 - Experiential marketing offers an opportunity to merge online and offline in a wholly immersive way. But in developing a campaign, where should brands begin? Comments

Silent Video May Become Your Brand’s Loudest Statement

Buy side prefers voice trading to electronic execution May 11, 2015 - Muted autoplay video ads may be here to stay, so how can you design your videos to capture an audience? Comments

Mothers' Day Marketing Is Not Just About the Brand

mothers-day-marketing May 8, 2015 - ClickZ spoke to Edible Arrangements, Minute Maid, and ADT about the best strategies for creating Mothers' Day conversations and driving brand engagement. Comments

Tweets of the Week: Royal Baby Brand Fails

twitter-mobile-2015 May 8, 2015 - Welcome to Tweets of the Week, where ClickZ rounds up all the best (and worst) things brands did on Twitter for the week of May 4, 2015. Comments

5 Ways to Maximize ROI With Custom Audiences

roi-increase May 8, 2015 - The cookie era is ending and marketers need to jump on board with custom audience targeting. Here are five ways to maximize your ROI with this strategy. Comments

Will the New Hamburglar Help McDonald's With Its Brand Image?

mcds1218 May 7, 2015 - As McDonald's struggles, the brand relaunched the Hamburglar, a marketing mascot who hasn't been seen since 2002. But is that enough to help foster a turnaround? Comments

Are Your Subject Lines Strong Enough?

email-subject-line May 6, 2015 - Tips for creating attention-grabbing subject lines in an email using keywords. Comments

TV Becomes Major Driver of Social Activity [Study]

tvshopper May 6, 2015 - A new study from ShareThis shows that traditional TV-watching has evolved to become a multi-screen social experience. How can networks leverage social to stay relevant? Comments

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