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OPINION: Google is Turning Gmail into ‘Ginterest’

Written on
April 1st 2014
Author
Dave Hendricks

ADOTAS – It’s now called “Ginterest.” April Fools. That is not exactly what happened, but if you check your Gmail Web Client (and who doesn’t do that 10 times a day), you’ll see the marriage of Parallax, Gmail and Pinterest in your promotions tab. Oops, Google has done it again. Where Google has ... more...

Big Brands and the Business Benefits of Social Media: Pt. 2

Written on
March 14th 2014
Author
Trevor LaTorre

ADOTAS (Second of three parts) – Yesterday, >we covered the business benefits of Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. In this installment, we’ll cover Pinterest, Instagram, and Vine, all of which are primarily image- and/or video-based platforms. This article shows digital marketers and social media managers how to strategically implement Pinterest, Instagram, ... more...

Frito-Lay, American Airlines and Deep Focus Turn to Unmetric for Social Analytics

Written on
February 18th 2014
Author
AdotasWire

NEW YORK, February 18, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Unmetric, the company that helps global brands understand how they stack up against their competition on social media, nearly tripled its client base in the last year, and Q4 was a record quarter in terms of revenue growth and new client wins – a clear signal ... more...

Valentine’s Day Ad Blitz: Heineken, Aerva and Head & Shoulders Go Social

Written on
February 13th 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS — Forget the flowers, chocolates and trite Hallmark cards. With the world’s most romantic (or depressing) holiday less than a day away, several companies are dishing out the saccharine and cash towards social campaings to capitalize on the Valentine’s Day gift-giving trend. As Adweek first reported,Heineken partnered with ... more...

A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Retweets (and Then Some)

Written on
February 6th 2014
Author
Al Lalani

ADOTAS – As the old saying goes, “a picture’s worth a thousand words.” In the new age of social media, this is more true than ever. Visual social sites Pinterest and Instagram blew up last year. Other social giants strove to catch up with updates after updates, optimizing their old ... more...

AddThis Reveals the Social Media Super Bowl Winners

Written on
February 3rd 2014
Author
AdotasWire

VIENNA, Va., February 3, 2014 (ADOTAS) – In a post-game analysis of Super Bowl XLVIII, AddThis has identified the advertisers, celebrities and key moments from the game that generated the most buzz and online consumer engagement during the game. AddThis is the world’s largest content engagement platform and its tools helped advertisers, ... more...

Newsjacking Super Bowl XLVIII, Plus 17 Hashtag Predictions

Written on
January 27th 2014
Author
David Melamed

ADOTAS — When Mark Twain was at a meeting of the Society of the Army of the Tennessee on November 12, 1879, he proclaimed, “I never could make a good impromptu speech without several hours to prepare it.” We live in a real-time world. A world where we share our ... more...

Report: Pinterest Surpasses Email for Sharing Online, Beats Facebook Growth

Written on
January 17th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – ShareThis released new research that reveals Pinterest has outpaced email for the first time to become the third most popular sharing channel overall. With 58 percent growth in 2013, Pinterest also leads as the fastest growing sharing channel, followed by Facebook and LinkedIn. These insights are part of ... more...

DigitasLBi: Global Leaders Offer 2014 Predictions

Written on
January 6th 2014
Author
Adotas

ADOTAS – What’s on the horizon for 2014? DigitasLBi leaders across the globe recently offered their predictions for brands and agencies everywhere. From worldwide trends to local market-level predictions, see the insights that every global marketer needs to know: the social networks that will win (or fail), how mobile will ... more...

Pew Research: Women Lead Men in Social Media Usage, Except on LinkedIn

Written on
January 3rd 2014
Author
Richard L. Tso

ADOTAS – Marketers already know that women dominate usage of social media platforms like Pinterest but according to a new study published by Pew, women in fact dominate virtually every other social network channel except for LinkedIn. Today, 73 percent of adults online are now using a social networking platform to ... more...