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February 26, 2015
​Sprinklr announces today that it is acquiring Pluck from Demand Media. Pluck has a community platform that boasts customers like Mattel, Walgreens and L’Oreal, and emphasizes Sprinklr’s desire to increase its breadth of solutions in content management. I caught up with Sprinklr CEO and founder, Ragy Thomas, last week before the acquisition was announced.
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February 20, 2015
From fashion rule-breaking firsts, to burritos and frigid temperatures, we’re looking at this week’s news by the numbers. The social numbers that is. Let’s take a closer look at the data and some key insights around some of the most popular topics in our collective psyche.
February 13, 2015
This week was a rollercoaster ride in news, between a tragic shooting in North Carolina, show hijacking Grammy interruptions, Netflix leak, and of course the imminent holiday that bums out so many singletons - Valentine’s Day.
February 11, 2015
The word “Troll” is defined in the Urban Dictionary 256 times. Generally speaking, an Internet Troll is a member of an Internet forum who continually harangues and harasses others. One who posts a deliberately provocative message (generally attacking another person) with the intention of causing...
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February 02, 2015
Don't overlook Google News as a viable and beneficial source of targeted traffic. Follow these guidelines and tips to help dominate story clusters and potentially generate thousands of new visitors for every few hundred words of news content you publish.
January 30, 2015
This past quarter, Facebook took in a whopping $3.6 billion in ad sales, 53% more than the same period last year. Clearly, holiday marketers jumped on the social PPC bandwagon this year, but an astonishing number of advertisers also went mobile.
January 29, 2015
Despite accusations of slacktavism, social networks are usually a hotbed of political activity around election time. A paper from 2013 found that sites such as Facebook were abuzz with political discussions around the 2008 presidential election in America.
January 29, 2015
On Monday night the Indianapolis Star's Tom LoBianco broke the news that Indiana Governor Mike Pence would soon launch a “state-run news outlet” to compete against local media outlets called Just IN.
January 27, 2015
Twitter is rolling out a new recap feature called "while you were away." Is your brand ready to take advantage of it?
January 26, 2015
Social media still has a bit of a reputation as the Wild West of the communications world. So Facebook’s recent announcement that it would empower users to flag hoax news seemed like a step in the right direction. In a post on its blog, Facebook said the new feature would help it police the proliferation of fake news making its way onto the platform.