Monthly Archives: September 2016

The ‘Fat Jewish’ Josh Ostrovsky on What It Takes to Get Millions of Online Followers

The ‘Fat Jew’Josh Ostrovsky on What It Takes to Get Millions of Online Followers I found this video relevant to our viral twitter exercise. This video is an interview with Josh Ostrowsky, otherwise known for his Instagram handle the Fat … Continue reading

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Snap Spectacles

The hopes and headaches of Snapchat’s glasses Over the past few days I have read many different articles about Snapchat’s new product, Spectacles. Snapchat has announced that they will be renaming themselves Snap Inc in preparation of the launch of … Continue reading

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Donald Trump wins … the social media name game

Michelle Castillo | @mishcastillo Donald Trump won this one thing on Monday  9 Hours Ago | 00:32 Donald Trump won the first presidential debate, if social media mentions was the main metric. Facebook reported that Trump dominated 79 percent of the conversation on … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why Social Media Is So Influential [INFOGRAPHIC]

By Shea Bennett on Feb. 19, 2013 – 8:00 AM1 Comment Social media is everywhere. Facebook, YouTube, Google+, Twitter and LinkedIn collectively have billions of users, and they’re getting bigger and more important each and every year. But what is it that … Continue reading

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Is Social Media Marketing Word of Mouth Marketing?

Is Social Media Marketing Word of Mouth Marketing? This article is short but brings up an interesting point about the relationship between WOM and social media marketing. I personally think social media is just the new tool for WOM marketing. … Continue reading

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Facebook, Stop Messing With the Election

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/09/23/facebook-stop-messing-with-the-election.html I came across this article and thought it was particularly relevant and interesting after the first debate last night. The article delves into how deeply all social media (and Facebook especially in this case) are involved in even more … Continue reading

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10 Benefits of Social Media for Business

10 Benefits of Social Media for Business I came across this article and immediately thought of various discussions we have had in class. This article discusses key benefits of Social Media for Business.  One of the advantages mentioned is to … Continue reading

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Why social media is Donald Trump’s most powerful weapon

I stumbled upon this article and thought it made some great points. No matter your political affiliation, Donald Trump is using social media as a main form of advertising. The article says it is, “not only important, but integral, to … Continue reading

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How Companies are Using Social Media as a Base

http://www.forbes.com/sites/clareoconnor/2016/08/02/how-glossiers-emily-weiss-is-using-the-internet-to-build-a-beauty-brand-for-generation-instagram/?sr_source=lift_facebook&nowelcome&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=infinitipulse#9beb4834117b I thought this article was really interesting. It talks about how cult beauty brand, Glossier, formed their company around the internet. The founder, Emily Weiss, started her company after seeing how many people engaged with her blog, Into The … Continue reading

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Tulane Needs More Consistent Space for Promotion

http://www.tulanehullabaloo.com/views/article_1e6a3bda-7acc-11e6-961e-97601fca99e6.html I came across an article written by the Tulane Hullabaloo regarding the communication between the student body and organizations on campus. I thought this article was really interesting because it discusses how social media is not ideal for communication … Continue reading

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