Category: Social Media

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  If you’ve spent any time on social media between now and last night, there is no doubt that you have encountered “The Dress”, formed a really strong opinion about it, and probably spent a good chunk of your morning defending that opinion, and maybe even attempted some real-time marketing. But plenty more was happening… Read more »

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If you don’t live under a rock (and you probably don’t if you’re reading this blog) you’ve most likely seen, or at least heard, about last Sunday’s super bowl ads. They’ve been discussed, analyzed, ranked and listicle-d to death at this point, so we’ll spare you our own dissertation. You can check out some other… Read more »

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While we were partying it up last week we missed out on some pretty crazy things, including Kim Kardashian’s butt and apparently less interestingly, landing on a comet. So what went down this week? Snapchat introduced Snapcash. In a deal with Square Cash, the app now allows you to send money to your friends (provided… Read more »

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This week, Taco Bell had both a trick and a treat for its fans: on Tuesday, the brand went dark on social media to promote its new mobile ordering app. It’s a ballsy move: Taco Bell is well known for their successful social media presence and they have a huge following of the most prized… Read more »

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As Halloween approaches, we are in full-tilt Pumpkin Spice madness. You can’t move an inch on the internet without seeing some article or listicle or think piece about, in opposition to, and in defense of, the Pumpkin Spice Latte and all the various pumpkin spice offerings that have come in its wake. This week, Starbucks… Read more »

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Snapchat is a bit of an enigma. The mobile messaging app is valued at $10 billion, despite having generated approximately $0 in revenue. But that’s about to change. CEO Evan Spiegel announced this week that people would be seeing paid ads on Snapchat very soon. How advertising will work on this platform has been a… Read more »

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Welcome back to Last Call. Fall is finally (already?) here, so grab the pumpkin flavored beverage of your choice and read up on what you might have missed this week. We don’t bend, we #break. #bendgate #iPhone6plus pic.twitter.com/uippCg4kCi — KITKAT (@KITKAT) September 24, 2014   real-time marketing GOLD I can’t stop writing about iPhone 6…. Read more »

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Welcome back to Last Call. Let’s skip the small talk and get right to it: I know that last week I promised I wouldn’t write about Apple again. I am about to break that promise. Today is the release date of the iPhone 6, and people make a big deal about it. I have to… Read more »

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Welcome back to Last Call. While you were recovering from your Labor Day weekend festivities, I was tirelessly (sort of) keeping up with the latest in industry news and happenings. Here’s what’s been going down: Last week I briefly mentioned Snapchat, and the growing need to address the platform as part of social media strategies… Read more »

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Happy Friday everyone! Who’s pumped for the three-day weekend? I know I am. But first, there’s one piece of business to attend to: Fusion is looking for an application developer! Our digital team is pretty awesome; so if you’ve got the experience, the skills, and are also pretty awesome (or know someone who is) hit… Read more »