Tumblr this week announced the beta-launch of sponsored video posts to a select group of brands. With the platform aiming at a public launch in mid-November, this monetization move might be what Yahoo has been waiting for to show ROI for it's $1B purchase of the microblogging platform.
Best known as a platform for creating viral content and procrastination, plenty of photographers make a point of side-stepping Tumblr as a channel for their content. But if you want to hack it as a professional photographer, you're going to need to stand out. And with Tumblr at the head of your social media strategy, you'll have the tools you need to ensnare and maintain attention.
The blogging platform Tumblr gained notoriety for its quirky community and customizable design. It has exploded in popularity in the last few years, becoming a hub (especially among young users) for pop culture, imagery, music, and humor. Many brands resisted joining the platform, thinking it was too trendy.
Hashtags are everywhere nowadays, and I do mean everywhere! You can now find them on every major social network (except for LinkedIn), and more than likely, your customers or clients are already using them in some way or another.
This past Tuesday, Obama appeared on the microblogging social network known as Tumblr in order to answer questions regarding student loans. He covered a number of topics on the matter, ranging from reducing student loans across the board to the importance of education in general.
Before a project starts, it's important for the whole team, including the designer, to understand exactly what's needed in order to complete a successful project. Designers are problem solvers. So, present them with a problem to solve, not the solution to implement.
We Are Social's new report offers an in-depth review of all the key stats and data you need to understand the social, digital and mobile landscapes around the Americas in 2014. Packed with more than 230 slides covering 30 key countries across North, Central, South America and the Caribbean, this report has been designed to offer stand-out infographics that are ready to cut-and-paste direct into your own presentations and blogs.
Terabytes or even zettabytes of information are being generated on the internet and via the social networks. Trying to capture these massive audiences can be a challenge, but applying certain rules of engagement will go a long way.
The choice of social media platform is definitely an important one. If you choose one that plays to the strengths and talents of your business, you’ll quickly see just how valuable social media can be. Carefully examine what each platform has to offer, and you’re sure to make the right choice that will benefit your company for years to come.
From increasing sales to boosting your online exposure, creative packaging is a great way for small business owners to make a big impression. Ever wish you had the type of package that any customer would be happy to receive? Learn how you can up your creative packaging game -- even on a budget!