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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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Twitter Reveals 'Retweet With Comment' for Added Engagement

Apr 7, 2015 - The social platform now offers an extra 116 characters for your sarcastic comments. Comments

VIDEO: Playboy 'Fishes Where the Fish Are' on Social

robin-zucker-playboy-czlny Apr 7, 2015 - In the second part of our video interview with Robin Zucker, senior vice president of digital marketing for Playboy, she shares how the brand builds a substantial footprint on social. Comments

Is Hostess Playing Dumb for Press in #OpeningDay Baseball Tweet?

hostess-cupcakes Apr 6, 2015 - Snack brand Hostess made headlines with its MLB Opening Day tweet that apparently couldn't tell the difference between a touchdown and a home run, but was the tweet just a smart social media stunt? Comments

VIDEO: The Power of Instagram for E-Commerce in Indonesia [#CZLJKT]

instagram-icon-large Apr 5, 2015 - Speaking at ClickZ Live Jakarta, Sri Safitri, chief marketing officer for Telkom Telstra, discussed how small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and brands in Indonesia are using Instagram as a central part of the e-commerce journey. Comments

Final Four: Brands Who Did March Madness Marketing Best

nba-basketball Apr 3, 2015 - On the eve of the Final Four in the NCAA's March Madness, we took a look at brands' campaigns and social media activity around the tournament. Here are four of our favorites. Comments

Twitter Unveils Tweet-Seeking Curator Tool

Twitter releases Curator Tweet-seeking tool to the world Apr 2, 2015 - The new feature, Curator, is touted as a way to help companies find social content relevant to their brands. Comments

Gamification Is Worth the Risk, Says Tribal Worldwide [#CZLNY]

mobile-video-view Apr 2, 2015 - At ClickZ Live New York, Tribal Worldwide's Rich Guest sat down with Emily Skor of the CHPA to talk about best practices for testing, targeting, and launching a mobile gaming app. Comments

Meerkat, BuzzFeed, and the Apple Watch Come to Content Marketing

content Apr 2, 2015 - As new technologies continue to be developed, different forms of content are emerging onto the media scene. Comments

VIDEO: Coca-Cola Says to Take Paid Social Seriously [#CZLNY]

timgoudie-interivew-czlny Apr 1, 2015 - In this video interview from ClickZ Live New York, Tim Goudie, social media director for Coca-Cola, shares his insights into how the brand leverages paid social to drive awareness and engagement. Comments

Influencers and Social Listening Key to Social Success for AmEx and Mini USA [#CZLNY]

social-mediaw Apr 1, 2015 - In a ClickZ Live New York panel discussion, digital marketers from brands like American Express and Mini USA explained that authenticity and tailoring the correct message to the right channel make for a brand's best social strategy. Comments

Coca-Cola Shares Story of Sustainability Across Paid Social [#CZLNY]

coca-cola-coke-soda Mar 31, 2015 - In his keynote at ClickZ Live New York, Coca-Cola's Tim Goudie shared the company's strategy for success on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter: pushing compelling sustainability stories to highly targeted audiences. Comments

VIDEO: How Durex Uses Facebook to Sell "Love" in Indonesia [#CZLJKT]

durex-indonesia-czljkt Mar 30, 2015 - Sex is a forbidden topic of discussion in Indonesia, but at ClickZ Live Jakarta, Pungkas Riandika, digital manager for RB, talked about the power of social media and targeted marketing to generate a conversation around Durex condoms. Comments

Showtime Networks: Brands Can Do More Than Banner Ads on Mobile

showtime-networks Mar 30, 2015 - Premium cable network Showtime has forged a strong presence in the mobile space. How does it leverage mobile in a creative way to engage with its TV show viewers? Comments

Mountain Dew and Spotify Among First to Experiment With Twitter's Periscope

periscope-logo Mar 30, 2015 - As most brands plan ahead for Twitter's new livestreaming app, Mountain Dew and Spotify tried Periscope on its first day and say initial response was primarily positive. Comments

U.S. Digital Display Ad Spend Shifting Toward Facebook and Twitter

facebookandtwitter Mar 27, 2015 - New research from eMarketer shows that Facebook and Twitter together will account for approximately 34 percent of U.S. digital display ad revenues by 2017, while Google and Yahoo’s share will decline. Comments

Twitter Opens Jakarta Office to Grow User Base and Engagement

twitter-logo Mar 27, 2015 - The launch of a new Twitter office in Jakarta will give brands and advertisers in the area better access to product offerings. Comments

"Tell Us Your Story" Ribs Brands for Nonsensical Tweets

tell-us-your-story-header Mar 26, 2015 - Advertising copywriter Brian Eden's humorous Tumblr, "Tell Us Your Story," mocks brands that invite ill-advised user-generated content on Twitter. Comments

Twitter Debuts Periscope to Rival Meerkat

twitter-logo Mar 26, 2015 - Immediately following Facebook’s embedded video player announcement yesterday, Twitter introduced a new livestreaming video app this morning. Why are these major social media platforms looking to win the video space? Comments

Air Wick Leverages QR Codes in New Way

air-wick-new-logo Mar 24, 2015 - As marketers become more visually conscientious, QR codes are becoming a less desirable mobile tool. But Air Wick is using the technology in a smart way to engage with its target audience. Comments

Century 21 and Hootsuite Partner to Simplify Social

century-twenty-one-logo Mar 24, 2015 - Two new products from Century 21 and Hootsuite will train Century 21 brokers and agents in best practices for social selling and give individual realtors access to exclusive branded content. Comments

12 Social Media Posts That Are Funnier Than Yours

funny-social-media Mar 24, 2015 - Brands that let their hair down on social media and get consumers to laugh have a leg up on the competition. Check out these 12 companies that are doing it right. Comments

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