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Meerkat vs Periscope: Who’s Winning?

Update 4/21/15: According to Curator, hashtag mentions have dropped for both platforms, but it looks like Meerkat has dropped significantly – from close to 20,000 mentions in a 24 hour period around 11,800 mentions.   Seems like just yesterday we went from having no real viable players in the phone-based video broadcast arena (except for the overlooked UStream) to […]

Facebook Video Inches Closer To YouTube with New Features

Today, Facebook revealed a couple of new features that have been commonplace on their main competitor, YouTube – playlists & featured videos. It’s not clear if this feature has been released to all page managers – you’ll have to let me know in the comments – but on the Florida Gators Facebook page, an introduction was posted at […]

Social Media Hits of the Week – December 5

Here’s some articles that I found compelling enough to actually read and share. Enjoy! 4 Instagram Tools for Scheduling Instagram Updates Did you know that you could schedule Instagram images? Well, you can’t – unless you use one of these four tools reviewed by Social Media Examiner. And considering the terrific engagement percentages people are […]

Social Media Hits of the Week – November 21st

Here’s some articles that I found compelling enough to actually read and share. Enjoy! Social Media Event Marketing Strategy: Before, During, and After Olsy Sorokina from Hootsuite wrote up a sweet guide for marketing events before, during, and after they happen. Do you have a planning document – on paper or in your head – that helps […]

Why Ellen’s Oscars Twitter Selfie Made History

In case you missed yesterday’s Oscars telecast and social media chatter, Ellen DeGeneres posted what is now the most shared image in the history of Twitter. The group selfie included almost every A-list celebrity, including Bradley Cooper, Brad Pitt, the always beautiful Jennifer Lawrence, the always beautiful Jared Leto, and a host of other mega-stars. […]