From the latest updates you need to know about in social media marketing to inspiring online video creation, our five things you might have missed will make you a hit at happy hour. Enjoy the list (as well as your status as a happy hour hero)!
1.) Analytics Come to Twitter: Twitter announced this week it’s now allowing access to analytics for all of its users. Once available only for a few big-time advertisers, these helpful tools will help marketers see which links followers are clicking on as well as how many achieve “favorite” status, which posts get retweeted and the general popularity of tweets.
2.) Photoshop in Real-time: Our favorite viral video of the week, this incredibly clever video from Photoshop uses ace photographers and a killer graphic designer to pull off a series of incredible bus stop pranks. Innocent folks waiting for the bus soon find themselves featured on bus shelter posters in real-time, and the results are pretty cool.
3.) Facebook Bites Twitter: Hashtags have popped up on Facebook for a long time, so why not make it official? The social network said this week it will rollout official hashtag recognition and make it even easier to find hashtags with its search engine. “Hashtags are already happening across Facebook, but now they will be clickable and it will pop out a hashtag feed,” a Facebook spokesperson told ABC News.
4.) Fashion Blogging Explained: Among the branded blogs in the webisphere, fashion blogs are surely one of the most popular. But how do fashion blogs make money and how can regular folks make their fashion blogs more popular? Business of Fashion has the answers and so much more in this informative article.
5.) You’ll Be GLAD You Did: Here’s a heartwarming video from GLAD products in Dubai celebrating Ramadan and helping hungry children, too. It’s clever interactive marketing with a soul.