Category: Instagram

Social Media + Customer Service. Do It Better Than Your Competitors.


IT, Communication has changed the landscape how we communicate with brands,companies,customer care. This change affects our shopping behavior as well.  e-mail support with up to 48 hours response time, listen to hold music sometimes entire artist album while waiting to be put through to a customer service agent. Does this sounds familiar? With smartphone platforms still on a steep rise,…

5 Ways to Use Video to Improve Your Social Media Marketing


Are you thinking about adding videos to your social media mix? Do you want to boost your awareness and increase engagement? Social media networks provide a lot of video options.From Google+ Hangouts to Twitter’s Vine and Facebook’s launch of Instagram Video, video is fast becoming an essential part of any business’s online marketing strategy. How to incorporate video from 5…

Canadians are the most active Facebook users in the world


More than one-half of Canadians log onto Facebook at least once per month — that’s 19 million of them. About 14 million of those check their News Feeds daily. And 9.4 million use mobile phones or tablets to surf the social network. Facebook recently released its Canada-specific stats, once again showing that the nation leads the world in online social…

Get Ready For TV-Like Ads On Facebook (Eventually) As Video Comes To Instagram


Facebook today introduced video to its photo-sharing app Instagram, instantly catapulting the social network into one of the most popular emerging activities online and suggesting a potentially huge new advertising revenue stream. Facebook made the announcement at another of a recent series of press events on new products, this one in a stylish conference room scattered with easy chairs, couches,…

The 3 Biggest Mistakes Companies are Making on Social Media Right Now


Great article I want to share on my blog by: Daniel Burrus When you think of social media, the first thing that comes to mind is probably Facebook. That’s no surprise considering that as of April 2013, Facebook had 1.06 billion monthly active users, 680 million mobile users, more than 50 million pages, and 10 million apps[1]. Numbers like that…

Why Volvo Believes in Instagram


Source: by Giselle Abramovich ( Digiday) The visual Web has arrived, and now brands like Volvo are figuring out what works for them. For Volvo, its image strategy revolves around the popular social network Instagram, now owned by Facebook. It’s been active there for 18 months and has amassed 9,000 followers to the VolvoCarsUS account by posting a couple photos…

Instagram is providing a peek into the future of advertising. Let’s see if you like it.


When Instagram changed its terms of service, I envisioned a scenario where the company would use my photos near some place to advertise that place to my friends. Today, in response to some users’ negative responses, co-founder Kevin Systrom put out this vision for his company’s future business model: Let’s say a business wanted to promote their account to gain…

Social media feast: Instagram, Allrecipes break records on Thanksgiving


If you enjoyed Thanks­giv­ing din­ner yes­ter­day, own a smart­phone and are active on social media, chances are you snapped a few pho­tos and shared them across your net­works. That hap­pened in record-breaking fash­ion on Insta­gram yes­ter­day, as the grow­ing photo-sharing com­mu­ni­ty saw over 10 mil­lion pho­tos with Thanksgiving-related words in their cap­tions. From about 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., more…