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3 Reasons McDonald's World Cup Has Already Been Memorable Two good, one not so good

McDonald's is already an intriguing brand story when it comes to the FIFA World Cup, a three-week event that started yesterday. Below are three reasons why. 1. Sneaky stockings According to…

June 13, 2014, 4:35 PM EDT

Priceline Buys OpenTable for $2.6 Billion Flight booker gets second chance at diversifying offers

The Priceline Group has agreed to purchase restaurant digital bookings company OpenTable for $2.6 billion. It's an intriguing move by the Norwalk, Conn.-based parent firm of Priceline.com, bringing together two major…

June 13, 2014, 12:51 PM EDT

The NBA's Instagram Team Doesn't Need LeBron to Score Pro basketball continues to slam dunk social video

The National Basketball Association has held a Dr. J-like grip on the No. 1 ranking in the weekly Adweek/Shareablee Instagram video charts since the pro league's playoffs got into full…

June 13, 2014, 6:00 AM EDT

Horizon Media Can Now Buy Programmatic Ads Based on Engagement Forget CPMs, thanks to True[X] deal

Horizon Media is working with True[X] to programmatically buy ads for its clients where engagement metrics—such as video views, social media likes/shares, clicks, submitted survey forms, etc.—are the "currency," in…

June 12, 2014, 2:25 PM EDT

Oscar Mayer App Invites You to Find the Six Wienermobiles A mobile marketing play during picnic season

Did you know there are up to six Wienermobiles on the streets at any time?  Now you can locate any of them within 200 miles, thanks to Oscar Mayer's new dedicated…

June 11, 2014, 11:37 AM EDT

Social and Native Ads Are More Effective Than Email, Study Says Millward Brown finds surprising trends

Marketers say that social media ads and native promotions are better for brands than email, according to Millward Brown Digital's study for MediaBrix. When asked what ad types "meet their digital…

June 10, 2014, 12:06 PM EDT

PayPal's David Marcus Will Lead Mobile Messaging at Facebook Social giant's messaging app claims 200 million monthly users

PayPal president David Marcus has left to steer mobile messaging at Facebook. Facebook claims that its standalone messaging app, called Messenger, is now used by more than 200 million people monthly.…

June 9, 2014, 6:28 PM EDT

Dove's New Ad Shows What Dads Really Do Besides resenting gender stereotypes

Dove Men+Care’s digital campaign for Father’s Day riffs off the idea that dads are sick of their Ward Cleaver image and want credit for changing diapers, making dinner and consoling…

June 8, 2014, 8:29 PM EDT

Instagram Absolutely Loved This Young Woman's Snowboarding Stunt Elena Hight's 'double backside alley-oop rodeo' killed in social

It's a great time of year for sports, with the NBA Finals, the French Open in its final stretch, the World Cup almost here and the MLB regular season in…

June 6, 2014, 4:50 PM EDT

The CIA Joins Twitter and Gets 50,000 Followers in 50 Minutes Big Brother goes social

The Central Intelligence Agency created a Twitter account today, and the federal fuzz got immediate buzz—50,000 people followed it in its first 50 minutes on the social platform. It probably stands…

June 6, 2014, 3:12 PM EDT

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