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Content Marketing for Broadcasters

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This morning I was pleased to present at the annual Arkansas Broadcasters Association conference. My topic this year was “Content Marketing for Broadcasters.” Content marketing is a trend that we’ve talked about with brands and encouraged brands to act as publishers. But what about publishers that should start acting more like brands? The content that… Read more >>

Building a Spotify Playlist Can Make Your Brand Rock

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Music makes our lives so much richer, doesn’t it? Such a powerful art form, music is inseparable from our social fabric, and has been from the beginning of human existence. We use it to enjoy life. To create a mood or alter one. To woo or to break-up. To persuade or to protest. It’s also… Read more >>

My First SXSW: Day One

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Well the first day of SXSW was full of bus rides, seminars, and walking, lots of walking. There is so much to take in that it gets hard and even overwhelming to decide what to put on the schedule. I attended panels, talks, booths, and product demos. Social media seems to be a strong focus…. Read more >>

The Samsung Selfie Seen Around the World

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If only Bradley's arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars pic.twitter.com/C9U5NOtGap — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014 When the Oxford English Dictionary declared “selfie” the Word of the Year, it was official: the culturally obnoxious, completely ubiquitous, strangely addictive practice of posting self-taken portraits on social media is here to stay. There is no… Read more >>

Live and On the Web: The Benefits and Perils of Live Tweeting

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Over 5.6 million people posted 25.3 million Tweets during the Super Bowl, making it the world’s biggest Super Bowl party. Did your brand attend? Many did. And the results were mixed. Too often, brands enter the live-Tweet arena like that guy passing out business cards at the party. Nobody likes that guy. Before your brand… Read more >>

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2013

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Well, 2013 has come to a close. It was a good year for this blog: a variety of contributors, consistent content, and most importantly, good content! Our top 10 most visited blog posts in the 2013 calendar year covered a broad range of topics from internships and creativity, to technologies and public relations. Selfies being… Read more >>