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Twitter Now Offers Ability to Send Direct Messages to Anyone

Apr 21, 2015 - The move could benefit brands and businesses by improving interaction with customers on the platform. Comments

Tumblr Lets Brands Run Ads in Users’ Dashboards for 24 Hours

tumblr-landing-page-image Apr 16, 2015 - Nike is the first company to test out Tumblr's new ad offering, which allows marketers to serve ads in users’ dashboards for a full 24 hours. Comments

UNICEF Turns to Snapchat to Advocate Awareness of Missing Childhoods in Nigeria

unicef-logo Apr 16, 2015 - In UNICEF's latest campaign, Snapchat's disappearing messages represent missing childhoods as a way to remind Millennials that the violence in Nigeria is still going on. Comments

Woolworths Pulls #FreshInOurMemories Picture Generator Amid Consumer Backlash

woolworths-fresh-in-our-memories-image Apr 15, 2015 - Iconic Australian brand Woolworths has closed a website commemorating the 100-year anniversary of Australia's World War I involvement, after social media users accused it of profiting from war. Comments

Disney, Samsung Among Instagram Carousel Ad Pioneers

instagram-icon-large Apr 14, 2015 - Shortly after Instagram launched carousel ads, which give advertisers more flexibility on the platform, brands like Banana Republic, Showtime, and L'Oreal are driving users to product pages. Comments

Twitter Ditches DataSift to Bring Data Reselling In-House

Twitter Logo Apr 13, 2015 - Twitter-owned Gnip will tighten its grip on the data gleaned from the social network. Comments

VIDEO: Taking a JSwipe at Millennials in a Social World

david-yarus-jswipe Apr 10, 2015 - "Jewish Tinder" founder David Yarus speaks to ClickZ about how JSwipe leverages its Millennial audience on social media. Comments

Facebook Brings Messenger to Desktop

facebook-f-2013 Apr 9, 2015 - The social media giant has debuted a Web page for its Messenger mobile app. Comments

'Jewish Tinder' Founder Gives 10 Tips to Make Social a Match for Marketers

social-sharing Apr 8, 2015 - Ten tips to make social work for your business, from JSwipe founder David Yarus. Comments

Hulu’s GIF Search Engine Offers TV Fans Tumblr-Based Experience

hulu-gifgenerator Apr 7, 2015 - The online streaming service has released a GIF search engine to engage with TV fans through a Tumblr-based platform. Comments

Twitter Reveals 'Retweet With Comment' for Added Engagement

twitter-bird-logo 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

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

VIDEO: Mini USA Looks Beyond Social Metrics in Real-Time Marketing [#CZLNY]

lee-nadler-mini-czlny Apr 3, 2015 - In the second part of our video interview with Lee Nadler, marketing communications manager for Mini USA, he explains how the brand taps into social buzzwords and interacts with Mini owners in real time. Comments

VIDEO: Mini USA Gives Car Owners a Voice on Social [#CZLNY]

lee-nadler-mini-czlny Apr 2, 2015 - In the first installment of our two-part video interview with Lee Nadler, marketing communications manager for Mini USA, Nadler shares how the car brand leverages user-generated content, how it measures the effectiveness of its social media marketing... 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

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

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

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