The extreme excitement around the #WorldCup had everyone a’ Twitter with supporting their favorite teams. From live tracking to replays, there were a host of Twitter tools that helped create community and channel conversation around one of the biggest sporting events ever. I particularly enjoyed the fun integration of tiny flags that were embedded into […]

Note:  This post also appeared on Waggener Edstrom’s Thinkers & Doers blog. Brandjacked. Though brandjacking is certainly not a new concept, it’s one of those words that can quickly ignite panic in the world of social media. Unfortunately, brands, people and products are brandjacked every day. With the lightning pace and ease by which online presence can be […]

Whether it’s one word, a single link, 140-characters or a full paragraph, status updates have come to signify much more than “what’s happening” in one’s life. As social media marketing continues to flourish as a key channel for connecting with target audiences, the pressure to drive home a message with concise messaging mounts. Whether updates […]