Topic: poptip

Budweiser's Simple Facebook Cover Photo Contest Draws Buzz

Organic, brief effort garners thousands of comments and 'likes'

Budweiser recently ran a contest that encouraged consumers to submit Instagram snapshots that could become the brand's cover photo on Facebook. Today, the beverages brand shared engagement stats with Adweek…

Twitter and the Baby Clydesdale

Budweiser gets more than 11,000 tweets from fans looking to name its Super Bowl foal

Buddy is dominating. Clyde is a distant second. Barley and Hops are trailing the pack. But there's still plenty of time to name that foal. The foal in this case is…

Portrait: Poptip

New York-based startup taps into a social data gold mine after change of direction

Specs Who (clockwise, from left) Founder Kelsey Falter, product engineer Andrew Bonventre and engineers Joy Tao and Steve Kaliski What Social polling startup Where New York offices Poptip’s six-month-old Twitter polling service, which already…

Investors to Tongal, Convertro: Happy New Year!

Startups grab funding early in a cash-tight 2013

The cash-happy investor days appear to have ended with the close of 2012, so tech startups of every stripe are currently pressing the flesh and locking down lunches with people…

5 TechStars Startups the Ad World Should Know About

Ventuere accelerator hosts firms' coming-out party

Venture accelerator TechStars NYC hosted a demo day for its spring 2012 class of startups on Thursday (June 14) morning. The event was primarily a showcase for tech investors, but…