Twitter Expanding Verification

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this...

Video: What Brand Marketers Can Learn From Mondo’s SXSW House Party

After a week filled with AI and VR, one SXSW activation is keeping it simple and artful. Mondo creates screen prints for films, TV shows, video games and comics, as...

7 Stats That Sum Up What We Learned at SXSW

From Westworld craze to Elon Musk to dozens of branded activations, it's been a busy week for marketers at South by Southwest. For this week's recap of digital stats, we're...

JWT Eliminates the Worldwide Chief Creative Officer Role

J. Walter Thompson Co. today announced that it is eliminating the position of worldwide chief creative officer. Matt Eastwood, who has held that position since July 2014, will leave to...

Is Social Media Making Us Elitist?

For years, we've known that social media platforms inspire jealousy. A 2013 study showed that people fall into a "spiral of envy" when Facebook reveals that their friends are excelling...

Search Engine Land’s Community Corner: Charity selected for 2018 Search Engine Land Awards

Mental Health America selected as charity supported by the awards program, in honor of several search community members lost this past year. The post Search Engine Land’s Community Corner: Charity selected...

10 Brand Activations That Weren’t to Be Missed at This Year’s SXSW

Each year, brand marketers come to South by Southwest in Austin, Texas, to showcase immersive activations for the festival's thousands of attendees. This year, brands brought their best experiential marketing...

David Miami Announces Key Leadership Changes Following Co-Founder Departures

A few months after two of its co-founders left to launch a new venture, David Miami has announced a series of major leadership changes. Fernando Musa, who took over as...

Stop! Think twice before using nofollow attributes on your website

Using page-level nofollow attributes? Just stop, says Contributor Patrick Stox. Instead, use nofollow on specific links if you have to use them at all. The post Stop! Think twice before using...

Facebook Lite Is Not Just for Emerging Markets Anymore

Facebook introduced its Facebook Lite Android application in June 2015, saying at the time that it was designed for emerging markets and areas with poor connectivity. This week, the app...