President Obama

7 Ways the White House Is Preserving President Obama’s Social Accounts

Barack Obama has famously been the country's first social media president. Notably, his administration has used Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat as communication platforms. Now, with only two weeks left until President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration, the White House has revealed how it plans to archive Obama's social media legacy.

How the White House Will Keep Obama’s Tweets Alive While Handing Over Control of @POTUS

Not all tweets go to heaven, it turns out. For social media posts attached to official government accounts, the White House has a plan.

BuzzFeed’s Facebook Live Interview With President Obama Suffers a Bad Streaming Failure

BuzzFeed landed the biggest "get" for a Facebook Live interview in the young channel's history by nabbing a sit-down with President Barack Obama.

President Obama’s Pit Stop at a Texas Taco Chain Gave It a Huge Boost on Social

During his visit to Austin where he delivered a South by Southwest keynote, President Obama made time for tacos—specifically Torchy's Tacos, a burgeoning chain beloved by Texas residents.

SXSW Reveals Its Biggest Speaker Lineup Ever: Barack and Michelle Obama

President Barack Obama has accomplished a lot of "firsts" when it comes to commanders in chief and digital media.

The President of the United States Now Has an Official Facebook Page

Early Monday afternoon, President Barack Obama debuted an official Facebook page for the Oval Office.

Marc Maron’s Podcast Is About to Get Its Biggest Guest Ever: President Obama

President Barack Obama is on the books for a guest appearance on the WTF With Marc Maron podcast. And it's hard to determine the biggest winner in the development.

Top 10 Branded Videos: GoPro Shows It Doesn’t Need Jaw-Dropping Footage to Create Buzz

It's well-known that GoPro's products market themselves, filming jaw-dropping footage around the world that online viewers can't seem to get enough of.

How One Agency’s Insight Into Millennials Helped It Win the White House as a Client

Sometimes asking the right question can land you at the White House. At least, that's what independent creative agency Mekanism learned earlier this year. 

Uber Hires Former Obama Adviser David Plouffe to Fight ‘Big Taxi’

Uber, a mobile app that gives consumers an alternative to taxis, has hired President Barack Obama's former senior adviser David Plouffe to help the company wage political and legal battles against street-hail taxis and traditional car services.