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Feb 16

Will the Real Influencers Please Stand Up? Identifying Fake vs. Real Influencers

Hop on Instagram any second of the day and immediately one can be dazzled by sparkling images, filled with beautiful people whose profile glimmers with gold.  These images make up the profiles that promise strong ROI’s. If only influencer marketing were as simple as a nice, neat, high follower count.  1.2M sounds so sweet but


Jan 24

#ENDITMovement Influencers Shining a Light on Slavery

When most of us hear the word slavery, images and thoughts come rushing to mind but rarely do they include modern-day visions of slaves.  That’s because we think slavery couldn’t possibly exist today.  Think again. END IT Movement is working to change the belief that slavery was abolished many decades ago.  The #ENDITMovement is “a Coalition


Jan 18

Spotlight Interview: Celebrity Travel Influencer – Adventure Girl, Stef Michaels

This month we had the opportunity to sit down with “America’s Tweetheart” Stef Michaels, known by her fans as Adventure Girl.  Famous journalist and spokesperson featured in magazines from TIME to Glamour she is adored by her fans.  Stef’s ability to engage as both a celebrity and the girl-next-door is endearing, but her adventurous nature is what’s


Dec 22

Spotlight Interview: Artist and Influencer Todd Carey

Ending the year on a high note we had the opportunity to sit down with Todd Carey, the up-and-coming musician and artist for our last interview of the year.  You probably recognize his recent throwback hit, Nintendo but if you don’t, you will soon enough.  This rising star’s eclectic reggae, dubstep, and pop music draw the


Dec 14

Influencer Marketing, Top Trend of 2017: What You Need to Know

The secret is out of the bag: influencer marketing is one of the top trends in 2017.  What does a trending industry mean and how can you make the most of influencer marketing for your company?  That’s what we are here to talk about today. Influencer Marketing: An Industry on the Rise Although this industry has been


Nov 16
Watching YouTube Video

Indie Games, Let’s Play and the YouTube Effect: How YouTubers are Changing Entertainment Marketing Forever

When YouTube made its debut in 2001, it was just another small social media startup: an easy way to share home videos as cell phone cameras became more and more ubiquitous. No one could have predicted the social media force of nature it would become, reshaping music and entertainment for good. YouTube has given birth


Nov 16
Consumer Behavior and Social Media

Consumer Behavior and Social Media

Thе rise оf social media has brought with in an entirely new marketing avenue for companies. Thе traditional ‘word-оf-mouth’ publicity has bееn replaced bу ‘word-оf-web. Consumers аrе increasingly heading tо social media sites bеfоrе making а purchase, which greatly influences their buying behavior. The reviews and feedback from existing customers found on these sites hold


Nov 16
Pinterest marketing

Pinterest Marketing Tips To Grow Your Brand and Business

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, chances are you’re familiar with Pinterest. It’s  huge. Like, аlmоѕt Facebook-huge. And for any business that realizes the value of social media marketing, Pinterest should definitely be at the top of your list of platforms to be active on. After аll, уоur clients, potential


Nov 16
Social Media Behavior

3 Behaviors Brands Should Avoid on Social Media

Building a following and community on social media takes work – often lots and lots of work, patience, creativity, more patience, and more work. It isn’t for the faint of heart and it does not happen over night, regardless of what some of the shadier companies out there might promise. So trust us when we


Nov 16
Facebook Police

Is Your Brand Guilty of These Social Media Mistakes?

Yоu know уоu аrе supposed tо bе оut thеrе on social media, but it’s not always easy to jump right in when so many factors come into play. Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Pinterest, and уоur own blogs, аrе all integral tools that уоu need tо leverage to make уоur presence known online. Whаt уоu muѕt understand