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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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Social Media Week: Digital Marketers Must Predict the Future to Succeed

Feb 26, 2015 - In a New York Social Media Week panel called "10 Years of Digital," Mashable CEO Pete Cashmore unveiled a new marketing tool that will let brands scan the Web to predict trending news before it breaks. Comments

Why Search Was Instrumental in the Growth of Taco Bell's App

taco-bell-store Feb 26, 2015 - Since relaunching its app in October, Taco Bell has found that paid search has contributed to five times the purchase strength of paid social, video, or mobile display ads. Comments

The 10 Twitter Marketing Dos and Don’ts We Learned From Oscar Night

twitter-logo Feb 26, 2015 - Brands took to Twitter during Hollywood's biggest night, with varying degrees of success. What can we learn from their highs and lows? Comments

3 Little Changes That Will Make a Big Difference in Your Online Advertising

small-change-big-difference Feb 26, 2015 - These fixes can help small businesses get the most out of their digital advertising budgets. Comments

Is Facebook Set to Become the Google of Social Media?

facebook-mobile-blue Feb 25, 2015 - Facebook recently dropped competing ad products from its exchange, quietly created its own CRM, and released a mobile ad creation app. Is the company gearing up to completely dominate the social ad space? Comments

Are Your Subscribers "Swiping Left"?

subscribers-swiping-left Feb 25, 2015 - If your email marketing campaigns aren't resulting in a lot of "right swipes," or engagement, then maybe it's time to look into CRM retargeting solutions to help you connect with your email soulmates. Comments

Will Hashtags Take Over the Internet?

hashtag Feb 25, 2015 - A look at what new domain names and hashtags have in common. Comments

Social Media: 15 Ways You’re Doing It Wrong

social-media-wrong-way Feb 24, 2015 - Social media is a ubiquitous part of marketing these days, but many brands are still getting it very wrong. Are you making these mistakes? Comments

Brands Make the Most of the Oscars on Social

oscars-shutterstock-124201903 Feb 23, 2015 - Last night's Academy Awards gave many brands a reason to celebrate on Twitter. We've rounded up the best and worst of Oscar night social media campaigns. Comments

Cathay Pacific Asks What Is #LifeWellTravelled in First Major Digital Push

cathay-pacific-logo Feb 19, 2015 - The airline is using social media and native advertising to learn more about the digital engagement of its customers in a global campaign being rolled out from Hong Kong. Comments

Movie Marketing Strategies Are "Fifty Shades of Social"

movie-theater Feb 19, 2015 - The recent release of "Fifty Shades of Grey" was surrounded by a huge social media blitz, but it isn't the only film to jump on the social marketing bandwagon. Comments

ANZ Australia Creates Digital GAYTMs for Mardi Gras

anz-only-gaytm-in-the-village-pic Feb 17, 2015 - In a first for Australia's banking industry, ANZ has reinvigorated its 2014 GAYTM initiative with a digital-only media campaign and online voting element. Comments

I Saw the Future and Then It Was Gone

disappearing Feb 17, 2015 - The future of social media is in ephemeral content, but the question of just how to monetize that content remains. Comments

Tic Tac Turns to Digital to Lure SE Asian Millennials

tic-tac-indonesia Feb 15, 2015 - Tic Tac is drawing on celebrities in Singapore, Indonesia, and the Philippines to target Millennials in a design-your-own packaging contest. Comments

Hallmark Tugs at Consumers' Heartstrings in Valentine's Day Video Campaign

shutterstock-245244253 Feb 13, 2015 - Greeting card company Hallmark has created a microsite featuring emotionally charged video content to drive social sharing and encourage customers to "Put Their Hearts to Paper." Comments

Brands Love Twitter's #WhatIsLoveIn4Words

whatislovein4words-petco-twitter-hashtag-pug Feb 12, 2015 - The hashtag #WhatIsLoveIn4Words trended on Twitter in the days leading up to Valentine's Day, and many brands got in on the fun, though some were more successful with content than others. Comments

Change Agents Are Irrelevant

New Thinking Feb 12, 2015 - In today's technology-obsessed, consumer-driven world, dedicated "change agents" are no longer needed. Instead, each employee needs to be forward-thinking enough to transform a brand. Comments

Twitter Sees 40% Rise in Government Data Requests

Twitter Feb 11, 2015 - Twitter's latest transparency report shows government requests for user data and tweet removal have seen a sharp increase. Comments

Adidas Connects Fans With Soccer Stars via Twitter’s New Group DM

adidas-logo Feb 10, 2015 - The sports company is the first major brand to use Twitter’s private group messaging for marketing. Will more follow suit soon? Comments

Twitter Wins Advertisers But Fails to Draw Users

twitter-logo Feb 9, 2015 - Twitter reports record earnings for 2014, but the company has been slow to draw in new users, leaving some to wonder if all these ads are finding an audience. Comments

Coca-Cola Duped Into Tweeting Racist Content

coca-cola-coke-soda Feb 5, 2015 - Pop culture site Gawker built a bot that fed passages from Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf into the brand's #MakeItHappy tweet generator, which then turned the quotes into cartoon characters. Comments

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