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Social Login Trends Across the Web: Q1 2015

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April 7th 2015
Author
Adotas

Jarain has released “Social Login Trends Across the Web: Q1 2015.” After more than 20 quarters of analyzing and reporting on the social login trends and tracking across their customers’ tens of thousands of web and mobile sites, Janrain found that last quarter’s data indicates Google+ might even up the ... more...

The State of Video Advertising: Facebook’s Rise to Dominance

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April 7th 2015
Author
Adotas

Mixpo today released The State of Video Advertising: Facebook’s Rise to Dominance that looks at the latest trends behind social video advertising. The report, a combination of survey and campaign data, finds that Facebook in particular is a ripe opportunity for advertisers looking to reach video consuming audiences. In addition ... more...

Project ZeroBot: Making Clicks Real

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March 25th 2015
Author
Adotas

PureClick announces the creation of Project ZeroBot, which intends to make significant strides in eliminating the problem of non-human traffic plaguing the digital advertising industry. PureClick products are designed for “PPC 2.0,” where advertisers pay only for clicks from real people with real intent. PureClick’s PureCaptcha product allows advertisers to ... more...

A 16-Brand Bracket for March Madness to Measure Social Media Activity of Sponsors

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March 17th 2015
Author
Adotas

In the spirit of March Madness, AddThis has created their own Brand Bracket, pitting 16 of the tournament sponsors against each other. Victories will be  measured by social media and content sharing activity. Look for follow up news on this tournament’s losers and winners, here, at adotas.com. Anytime someone shares, ... more...

Social News, Do’s, and Views

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February 18th 2015
Author
Adotas

OUCH! Pinterest to Remove Affiliate Links, Redirects and Trackers! Pinterest is a social network that’s been very good for affiliate marketers. But recently Pinterest declared, “we are removing affiliate links to ensure we’re providing the best possible experience for Pinners. Recently, we observed affiliate links and redirects causing ... more...

Awesome! ADWEEK Infographic on 2014′s Smart Social Media Campaigns

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December 26th 2014
Author
Adotas

From ADWEEK –a great graphic that shows what smart brands did on social media that got BIG attention and Big results. Data from unmetric.com’s social media intelligence platform. Subscribe to the free Adotas.com Newsletter addthis_url = 'http%3A%2F%2Fwww.adotas.com%2F2014%2F12%2Fawesome-adweek-infographic-on-2014s-smart-social-media-campaigns%2F'; addthis_title = 'Awesome%21+ADWEEK+Infographic+on+2014%26%238242%3Bs+Smart+Social+Media+Campaigns'; addthis_pub ... more...

Who Says You Can’t Buy Friends?

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December 23rd 2014
Author
Adotas

Social Reality, Inc. specializes in automated digital platform technology and social management software for Internet advertising.  They’re boosting their social standing by acquiring Five Delta—a privately held company that specializes in the execution and management of media buys across all social platforms. Five Delta has developed patent pending technology that will ... more...

Twitter Stock Drops After Less Than Stellar Third Quarter Earnings Report

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October 28th 2014
Author
Adotas

Yesterday Twitter released its third quarter earnings report and though revenue was up by 114% and its user base jumped by 13 million, it wasn’t enough to swoon investors. The company’s stock fell by 11% in after-hours trading following the earnings release. “We had another very strong financial quarter” said Dick ... more...

Four Reasons for Brands to Grab an Ice Bucket

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October 6th 2014
Author
Peter Friedman

If there was any doubt that creative social media campaigns could effectively move people to action and funnel attention and donations toward a good cause, the incredible success of the ALS Association’s Ice Bucket Challenge erased it. For social media practitioners who support brands, it’s a great reminder that by turning ... more...

The Hidden Meaning of Facebook’s Ad Relevance Policy

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October 2nd 2014
Author
Shekhar Deo

Facebook recently unveiled a new policy that asks users to assess which ads they like or dislike, in an effort to serve up more compelling ads. On the surface, this change makes perfect sense as a way for Facebook to please its users and thus expand its advertising empire. Yet the ... more...