Influencer Marketing A Definitive Guide For 2019

Influencer marketing is on the rise, and there’s a good reason why. Traditional commercials and print ads don’t work because people aren’t using big screens (TVs) or medium screens (computers) like they used to. More and more young people identify as “cord cutters” or “cord nevers.” Basically, people like their…

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Twitters deletion of its Facebook app caused old cross-posts to temporarily disappear

(Update: Axios has a post explaining why the cross-posted tweets disappeared. Essentially, Twitter deleted its app from Facebook after Facebook stopped allowing cross-posts earlier this month, since without that feature it was basically useless. This unexpectedly caused old posts to disappear. TechCrunch also heard from a source with understanding of the…

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Godfather of GMOs Wants Consumers to Be Less Afraid of His Food

Three decades ago, Robert T. Fraley helped invent the genetically modified seeds that have become a $17 billion global industry and ushered in a new era of agricultural productivity. So it’s little surprise that this longtime Source: International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications * sugar beet, potato, apple,…

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Baseball Players’ Old Racist And Homophobic Tweets Highlight Team Fears Of Social Media

She went through his whole social media history, taking down any posts that even raised an eyebrow. “Any client that we take on, that’s generally the first step we do in the process,” Walsh said. “This can take someone down in an instant. All it takes is one tweet. Now,…

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Activists push back on Facebooks decision to remove a DC protest event

A number of activists and organizers in the Washington, DC area are disputing Facebook’s decision to remove a counter-protest event for a rally organized by Jason Kessler, the white nationalist figure who planned the deadly 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Va. Facebook removed the event, “No Unite the Right 2-DC,” after discovering…

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Are Fruity Desserts A Healthier Choice? Nutritionists Tell All

Dessert: To eat it, or not to eat it? That is the question. Whether ’tis nobler to eat fruit-based desserts because they’re the healthier choice seems dubious. And yet, when it comes to what we eat, we restrict our diets with uninformedall the time. Does the nutritive value of the…

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Porn Stars Instagram Accounts Targeted By Hackers: I Was Locked Out

Social media dependency has grown exponentially over the last decade. The majority of online adults have at least one social media account, if not more. In this virtual world were making friends, buying products, even interacting with our favorite brands and companies in a way that feels very personable. As…

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Wine Coolers Are Making A Comeback, And Its All Because Of Instagram

For most brands that want to attract millennials, Instagram is the modern field of dreams. Build a beautifully curated, regularly maintained feed of content, and they will come. While it makes sense that brands like Outdoor Voices and Glossier have had great success using the platform to build buzz for…

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Boston steakhouse invests $10,000 on ‘Instagram table’ to satisfy social media influencers

One Boston steakhouse is betting big on social media with their new $10,000 “Instagram table.”  (Andy Ryan) If you’ve ever craned your head, neck or arms for that perfect social media snapshot, one Boston steakhouse hopes to make it even easier to document #foodspiration with the debut of a $10,000…

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