Kelley McGrath

Viral Videos in Social Advertising

By: Kelley McGrath | December 17, 2013 | 
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By Kelley Anne McGrath Have you heard that Ylvis song “What Does the Fox Say?” I’m sure you have, or maybe you live in a van down by the river. That same parody band — in their absurdist, whimsical style — also released “Stonehenge.” Watch the video here: Here’s a question for you after you’ve finished watching the video: Did you see the Honda Civic planted [&hellip... Read More
Steff Moore

Five Social Media Lessons from the Spice Girls

By: Steff Moore | December 16, 2013 | 
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Everyone loves the Spice Girls and guest blogger Steff Moore is an uber fan. When recently attending the movie made about their careers, Steff started to think how much alike they are to social media. If your brand were a Spice Girl, who would it be... Read More
Lindsay Bell

The Three Things, Edition 59

By: Lindsay Bell | December 15, 2013 | 
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Welcome to the 59th edition of The Three Things, the weekly update of three links, podcasts, videos, or books you can’t miss – from Howie Goldfarb (Blue Star Strategic Marketing), Joe Cardillo (Visual.ly), and yours truly. For those of you new to this series, The Three Things arrives in your inbox on Sunday mornings (unless you don’t subscribe, but that can easily be fixed if you hurry over and [&hellip... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Gin and Topics: Basketball, Baseball, and Puppies

By: Gini Dietrich | December 13, 2013 | 
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This week's Gin and Topics has Titus the basketball whiz, a Mastercard ad parody for the Red Sox, dogs that won't pass cats, a WestJet Christmas miracle, and Moscow giving away free train rides in exchange for squats... Read More
Shanna Mallon

Six Pinterest Tools for Your Blog

By: Shanna Mallon | December 12, 2013 | 
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By Shanna Mallon As a blogger, you know Pinterest is more than a pastime for blogs. Besides being a great social bookmarking tool, Pinterest is a strong referral source. In fact, according to the stats, this photo-centric social network draws more referral traffic than YouTube, Google, LinkedIn, and Reddit combined. So what does this mean for you? How can you make the most of Pinterest for [&hellip... Read More
Lindsay Bell

The Three Things, Edition 58

By: Lindsay Bell | December 8, 2013 | 
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Welcome to the 58th edition of The Three Things, the weekly update of three links, podcasts, videos, or books you can’t miss – from Howie Goldfarb (Blue Star Strategic Marketing), Joe Cardillo (Visual.ly), and yours truly. For those of you new to this series, The Three Things arrives in your inbox on Sunday mornings (unless you don’t subscribe, but that can easily be fixed if you hurry over and [&hellip... Read More
Gini Dietrich

Gin and Topics: Holiday Songs and Dogs in Boots

By: Gini Dietrich | December 6, 2013 | 
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By Gini Dietrich Well, Thanksgiving came and went in about .03 seconds and now we have just a little more than two weeks until Christmas. My sister-in-law was giving me a hard time yesterday because I haven’t started shopping yet. She said, “This is so unlike you!” Yes, it is. But days are going by so quickly! I must be getting old. (She’s also stressed because [&hellip... Read More
Lindsay Bell

Truth, Lies, and Facebook Memes

By: Lindsay Bell | December 4, 2013 | 
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By Lindsay Bell So, as I sat down to write this post, I had lots of ideas going through my mind. And I’m not going to lie, most of them were negative. You see, in the past few months I’ve encountered some truly despicable behavior in the digital space. No sugar-coating it. I’ve heard people bad-mouthing others. Experienced constant negativity and criticism. Watched as thoughts or [&hellip... Read More