Focus on Key Moments for Social Advertising Success

Focus on Key Moments for Social Advertising Success

Using trigger events and targeting to make social ads more effective

One on One: Jane Quigley — Cutting Through Data to Find the Customer's Voice

One on One: Jane Quigley — Cutting Through Data to Find the Customer's Voice

Jane Quigley of Converseon talks about finding the right data in the big data maze

Branding, Social Media, and Politics in Donald Trump's America

Branding, Social Media, and Politics in Donald Trump's America

Earlier this week, advertisers and brands found themselves in a Tweet storm after receiving backlash against calls to boycott Sean Hannity

One on One: Social is Ripe for Innovation says Rod Favaron

One on One: Social is Ripe for Innovation says Rod Favaron

Spredfast Chairman and CEO Rod Favaron says Spredfast is still "going deep" on social

Post Original Content on Social Media

Post Original Content on Social Media

Original outstrips curated content for social media marketing

With Q3 Snap Shares Down, Now Could Be the Time to Buy Ad Space

With Q3 Snap Shares Down, Now Could Be the Time to Buy Ad Space

Marketers shouldn't invest too much activity into Snapchat, but the platform is still a hotspot for advertisers

Marketing App IndaHash Set to Release New Cryptocurrency for Social Influencers

Marketing App IndaHash Set to Release New Cryptocurrency for Social Influencers

IndaHash, the social influencer marketing app that launched in 2016, is set to release a new cryptocurrency.

Facebook, Twitter Step Up Ad Transparency

Facebook, Twitter Step Up Ad Transparency

Congressional inquiries concentrate corporate minds wonderfully

Twitter Doubles Up: How Will 280-Character Tweets Impact Brands?

Twitter Doubles Up: How Will 280-Character Tweets Impact Brands?

On September 26, Twitter announced that it was doubling the maximum length of tweets from 140 characters to 280-character tweets

Giving More Control to Advertisers on Facebook

Giving More Control to Advertisers on Facebook

Facebook is working to improve brand safety

Toyota Turns to Twitter for Mood Marketing

Toyota Turns to Twitter for Mood Marketing

How tweeting with emojis generates personalized "mood" video experiences

Facebook: Smart About Ads, Dumb About Fake News

Facebook: Smart About Ads, Dumb About Fake News

Facebook is an AI-driven adtech powerhouse. So why can't it get to grips with troll ad purchasers and fake news?

LinkedIn Extends Ad Reach

LinkedIn Extends Ad Reach

Introducing Audience Network, LinkedIn enables greater reach for advertisers

Facebook Gives Advertisers More Choice for Buying In-Stream Video Ads

Facebook Gives Advertisers More Choice for Buying In-Stream Video Ads

The social network also shares plans for cracking down on spammers featuring fake video play buttons

Facebook's Steps to Combat Cloaking

Facebook's Steps to Combat Cloaking

How the social network plans to address deceitful ads or content

Instagram Announces Co-Broadcasting Capability

Instagram Announces Co-Broadcasting Capability

According to a company blog post, the photo- and video-sharing app is testing a new feature that allows users to invite people viewing their live video to co-broadcast with them

Salesforce Turns On Einstein Vision

Salesforce Turns On Einstein Vision

Einstein Vision helps marketers read and react to the visual social web

5 Online Review Factors that Can Influence Conversion

5 Online Review Factors that Can Influence Conversion

A recent study analyzes how things like price and review source influence likelihood to purchase

Facebook Builds a Wall

Facebook Builds a Wall

Facebook moves to calm publishers nerves by allowing them paywall rights to Instant Articles

Amazon Spark: What It Is, Why It Makes Sense, and What It Means for Marketers

Amazon Spark: What It Is, Why It Makes Sense, and What It Means for Marketers

A breakdown of Amazon's new discovery and social-selling feature

Comparing Data Usage Habits on Instagram and Snapchat

Comparing Data Usage Habits on Instagram and Snapchat

Wandera analyzed 100,000 corporate mobile devices within its network of global, enterprise customers for its new study. Here's what the company found

Bad News Can Move at the Speed of Light

Bad News Can Move at the Speed of Light

Protecting the brand by owning a social communication strategy

Cambria Relies on Social Communities to Build Engagement

Cambria Relies on Social Communities to Build Engagement

The quartz countertops producer created a social video series in which it enlisted the help of its social communities to design and build a kitchen

These 10 Brands Saw Most Improvement in Social Conversation Over Last Year

These 10 Brands Saw Most Improvement in Social Conversation Over Last Year

Engagement Labs ranked the top 10 brands by year-over-year improvement in online and offline social conversation.

Melissa Shoes Ties Social and In-Store Together

Melissa Shoes Ties Social and In-Store Together

How the footwear brand leveraged Instagram and interactive store displays to drive engagement and conversion

Can Sentiment and Emotional Analysis Help Uber Steer Its Brand Around?

Can Sentiment and Emotional Analysis Help Uber Steer Its Brand Around?

A digital media insights lead for the brand provided examples of how the ridesharing company leverages social listening at the recent Sentiment Analysis Symposium in New York

Marketers Need to Create More Video for Facebook. Right Now

Marketers Need to Create More Video for Facebook. Right Now

Mari Smith dishes on how Facebook has changed, and why it's a great time to grow a video channel on the network.

Whatever Became of the Social Business?

Whatever Became of the Social Business?

Successful social marketing and support don't necessarily imply internal social transformation

Snapchat's Value Lies in its Discover Platform, Not Ads

Snapchat's Value Lies in its Discover Platform, Not Ads

Discover is exactly what publishers have asked for for years. Snap shouldn't neglect it.

3 Surprising Social Media Stats

3 Surprising Social Media Stats

Here are just a few social facts which made us think twice

Why Social Media Succeeds by Streaming Sports

Why Social Media Succeeds by Streaming Sports

There have been a slew of partnerships between social media platforms and sports' organizations this year

Cards, Buttons, and Bots (Tweet, Tweet!)

Cards, Buttons, and Bots (Tweet, Tweet!)

A look at some Twitter tools for marketers

Instagram Versus Snapchat: a Side-by-Side Comparison

Instagram Versus Snapchat: a Side-by-Side Comparison

The two apps seem to have a lot in common, but it's possible to differentiate their appeal to marketers

How Content Mapping Is Key to Effective Social Media Strategies

How Content Mapping Is Key to Effective Social Media Strategies

With new solutions for display marketing, and marketer concerns on how ads and content align, better content mapping is becoming an essential step to message management

One on One: Lux Narayan Talks AI-Powered Insights for Social

One on One: Lux Narayan Talks AI-Powered Insights for Social

Lux Narayan of Unmetric discusses the use of AI and machine learning to discover and leverage social content

Marketing: From Macro to Microtransactions

Marketing: From Macro to Microtransactions

Mitch Joel waxed philosophical about permanence and ephemerality, ownership, and access at CTA 17

Why You Shouldn't Refer to Pinterest as a Social Network

Why You Shouldn't Refer to Pinterest as a Social Network

The platform's head of agency partnerships discusses how marketers and agencies should think about Pinterest.

Different Approaches to Social Media Management

Different Approaches to Social Media Management

Radar works better than a crystal ball when it comes to boiling the social ocean

Location-Based Social Marketing

Location-Based Social Marketing

A location awareness social platform will bridge the virtual and physical words

3 Tips for Cost-Effectively Managing LinkedIn Ads

3 Tips for Cost-Effectively Managing LinkedIn Ads

LinkedIn has great B2B targeting capabilities. Here are some tips on getting the best out of the platform as a marketing tool

Welcome to Social Media Week

Welcome to Social Media Week

DMN turns its focus to the present and future of social media, social platforms, social management and social marketing

Facebook Finally Turns AI on Terrorist Propaganda

Facebook Finally Turns AI on Terrorist Propaganda

The social media giant launches AI efforts to stop the spread of terrorist propaganda

One on One: Tony Chen on the YouTube Exodus

One on One: Tony Chen on the YouTube Exodus

Channel Factory's Tony Chen dishes on YouTube's mass exodus of advertisers earlier this year.

Instagram is Adding Transparency to Influencer Marketing

Instagram is Adding Transparency to Influencer Marketing

A tool will tag sponsored posts, and provide brands and influencers with access to analytics.

E3 is Christmas for YouTube Advertisers

E3 is Christmas for YouTube Advertisers

Trying to reach gamers on mobile might not be the best idea. During the run-up to E3, anyway.

Twitter's AI Play is Good for Marketers, and for AI

Twitter's AI Play is Good for Marketers, and for AI

AI will personalize Twitter newsfeeds, and could bring the social media giant out of the slumps.

One on One: Hootsuite's Ryan Holmes on Why CEOs should Get Savvy with Social

One on One: Hootsuite's Ryan Holmes on Why CEOs should Get Savvy with Social

Hootsuite founder and CEO, Ryan Holmes, dishes on why social media is not just important for brands, but for the heads of the brands as well.

Snapchat First-Quarter Report Shows Evidence of Facebook Threats

Snapchat First-Quarter Report Shows Evidence of Facebook Threats

The social media clones growing popularity are effecting the brand

The University of Chicago Re-Engages Alumni Through Online Learning

The University of Chicago Re-Engages Alumni Through Online Learning

The school launched AlumniU to engage former students and build relationships that will drive donations

Snap, Like Predecessors, Arrives at Self-Service Ads

Snap, Like Predecessors, Arrives at Self-Service Ads

How Truth Initiative Grew an Online Community

How Truth Initiative Grew an Online Community

The community manager of the smoking-prevention nonprofit reveals the key ways he drives engagement among online community members

Banza Cooks Up Engagement on Social Media

Banza Cooks Up Engagement on Social Media

Healthy pasta company expands marketing on social media with predictive branding

A Checklist for Proving Your Value as a Community Manager

A Checklist for Proving Your Value as a Community Manager

How the enterprise community manager for Akamai goes about proving her worth.

Brussels Airlines Taps Unique Ads to Promote New Route

Brussels Airlines Taps Unique Ads to Promote New Route

How the airline company engaged consumers with social media

AR Takes Off on Facebook

AR Takes Off on Facebook

It's early days for AR on social media, but its marketing potential is clear

One on One: Why Interactive Storytelling is Key for Gen Z

One on One: Why Interactive Storytelling is Key for Gen Z

Episode's Michael Dawson reveals the best tactics to reach today's teenage female consumers.

Online Video is Evolving into Shared Viewing

Online Video is Evolving into Shared Viewing

Tumblr joins a growing list of developers exploring shared video viewing sessions.

LIDS Tips its Hat to Social Media

LIDS Tips its Hat to Social Media

The popular headwear brand wanted to update its social marketing strategy, and found success doing so through Salesforce Marketing Cloud.

The Portland Trail Blazers Score ROI with Facebook Advertising

The Portland Trail Blazers Score ROI with Facebook Advertising

How the professional basketball team uses data and segmentation to target the right fans

Snapchat Aims to be the Online-to-Offline Conversions Social Network

Snapchat Aims to be the Online-to-Offline Conversions Social Network

A new ad product brings measurability to advertisers on how their Snapchat ads are driving foot traffic

YouTube is Getting Safer for Brands

YouTube is Getting Safer for Brands

Changes to YouTube's partner program will make it harder for new channels to make money, but safer for successful creators.

Sports on Social Media Makes Sense (And Dollars)

Sports on Social Media Makes Sense (And Dollars)

Why social media platforms are partnering with sports' organizations now

David's Bridal and Pinterest Want You To Be Your Own Bride

David's Bridal and Pinterest Want You To Be Your Own Bride

The popular wedding brand teams with one of the most popular visual platforms to drive organic engagement.

A World Without Twitter

A World Without Twitter

How the social media landscape would be impacted without Twitter

48 Million Twitter Accounts Exposed as Bots

48 Million Twitter Accounts Exposed as Bots

Study suggests that Twitter is delivering misleading analytics

Facebook Working on TV-Like Video Programming App

Facebook Working on TV-Like Video Programming App

The move is necessary for the social media giant, but can it succeed as a legitimate television-streaming service?

Snap's IPO Soars

Snap's IPO Soars

The IPO from Snapchat's parent company looks like a hit — initially, at least

YouTube Announces Launch of Television Service

YouTube Announces Launch of Television Service

But the app delivers more questions than answers

How Different Generations Interact with Brands on Social Media

How Different Generations Interact with Brands on Social Media

The differences can help marketers learn how to speak to each generation

How Trump Supporters Battled Oscars with Social Media Campaign

How Trump Supporters Battled Oscars with Social Media Campaign

A campaign of hashtags led by Trump supporters dominated social media

Facebook Attempts to Best Competition by Copying Competition

Facebook Attempts to Best Competition by Copying Competition

Social media giant's latest launch attempts to edge out job listing sites

Spotlight On: Hollywood Going Mobile on Snapchat

Spotlight On: Hollywood Going Mobile on Snapchat

Snapchat's Discover platform could change mobile video as we know it.

Pharma Company Succeeds Using Social Media

Pharma Company Succeeds Using Social Media

How a pharma company tapped into a niche audience on social media

Clearing Social Content for Publishers and Brands

Clearing Social Content for Publishers and Brands

Storyful's live-newsroom-plus-data approach goes from clearing hard news stories for publishers to clearing social content for brands

More than Half of Snapchat Users Opened, Watched Branded Content

More than Half of Snapchat Users Opened, Watched Branded Content

Social media giant serves as great platform for brands

UGC Is Performing Better than Brand Posts on Facebook

UGC Is Performing Better than Brand Posts on Facebook

An uptick in political conversation isn't the only thing changing Facebook.

Spotlight On: Pokémon Go's Valentine's Day Event

Spotlight On: Pokémon Go's Valentine's Day Event

DMN editors discuss last summer's biggest mobile craze and its latest holiday event.

Pinterest's Lens Has Clear Revenue Potential

Pinterest's Lens Has Clear Revenue Potential

Turning cameras into search engines can turn on a new revenue stream for Pinterest

What YouTube's Super Chat Means for Marketers

What YouTube's Super Chat Means for Marketers

Video advertising is about to get interesting.

Politics Consumed the Super Bowl on Social Media

Politics Consumed the Super Bowl on Social Media

Brands took a once-in-a-year marketing opportunity to send a political message, and social media lit ablaze.

Falcons, Patriots: Not All Social Audiences Are the Same

Falcons, Patriots: Not All Social Audiences Are the Same

Why marketers should approach fans differently

Why the Day After Game Day is Important

Why the Day After Game Day is Important

The online audience for Super Bowl 51 will be showing up in droves: on February 6, says MaxPoint

Snapchat Parent Company Files for $3B IPO

Snapchat Parent Company Files for $3B IPO

Snapchat innovation continues to filter success.

Majority of Super Bowl Audience Engages with Social Media

Majority of Super Bowl Audience Engages with Social Media

Survey shows rise in social media use by Super Bowl viewers

Papa Murphy's Bakes Segmentation into Its Social Campaign

Papa Murphy's Bakes Segmentation into Its Social Campaign

The "take-n-bake" pizza chain slices and dices previously unidentifiable customers by purchase patterns and sends them targeted Facebook ads

Facebook Developing Branded Filters for Selfies

Facebook Developing Branded Filters for Selfies

Why Facebook is aiming to filter Snapchat's success

Spotlight On: YouTube Metrics

Spotlight On: YouTube Metrics

DMN editors discuss the disturbing trend of web powers misreporting video performance, and why marketers are ultimately powerless.

How a New Interface Changes Marketing on LinkedIn

How a New Interface Changes Marketing on LinkedIn

In short, not that much.

Does Non-TV Super Bowl Marketing Make Sense?

Does Non-TV Super Bowl Marketing Make Sense?

Marketers spend billions on TV ads during the big game, but for those who can't, social can be an effective alternative.

Instagram introduces ads within Stories

Instagram introduces ads within Stories

Airbnb, McDonald's, Nike and BuzzFeed are testing full-screen ads.

Building an Affinity for Ethical Analytics

Building an Affinity for Ethical Analytics

Marketers relying upon programmatic ads should examine affinity and referral analytic reports to help decide if brands are at risk of alienating customers

Snap Starts New Year by Bolstering Last Year Success

Snap Starts New Year by Bolstering Last Year Success

How Snap remains at the helm of social media's advertising evolution

How The Major Social Media Companies Fared in 2016

How The Major Social Media Companies Fared in 2016

A ranking of the social media giants

Facebook, MRC in Talks Over Metric Audit

Facebook, MRC in Talks Over Metric Audit

Social media giant in talks about metric measurement methodologies

Social Media is Dangerous for Brands

Social Media is Dangerous for Brands

As many pitfalls as opportunities

Zuckerberg Needs to Acknowledge: Facebook is a Publisher

Zuckerberg Needs to Acknowledge: Facebook is a Publisher

Mark Zuckerberg's latest weasel words about the nature of Facebook reveal an unwillingness to face the truth: It's a huge publisher

American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie Give Customers the Gift of Chatbots This Holiday Season

American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie Give Customers the Gift of Chatbots This Holiday Season

The retail brands launch two different chatbot experiences that provide target audiences with information and inspiration.

One on One: Brian Reed says Brands Should Protect Themselves

One on One: Brian Reed says Brands Should Protect Themselves

Learn about the latest social media-based threats to brands from Brian Reed of ZeroFOX

YouTube Invests in Artists to Bolster Marketing Efforts

YouTube Invests in Artists to Bolster Marketing Efforts

How the video-sharing website is developing celebrities and raising the brand profile

How Brands Should Express Themselves on Social

How Brands Should Express Themselves on Social

When is "Hey customers, we care!" appropriate?

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