Advertisement

Topic: Social Media

Iran Blocks 'Rich Kids of Tehran' Instagram Page Photos of wealthy youth deemed immoral

Update: The Rich Kids of Tehran Instagram has been shut down by the creators, who claim they did so because of "false publicity." #RichKidsOfTehran Instagram Page and Facebook has been shut…

October 9, 2014, 11:30 AM EDT

Ebola's Spread Is Being Tracked by Mobile Media WHO, eHealth develop digital responses

The first confirmed death of an Ebola patient in Texas has prompted some health organizations to turn to the power of mobile media to help contain the virus at its…

October 9, 2014, 8:49 AM EDT

The 5 Stages of Louis C.K.'s Amazing Twitter Rant on Evolution He quickly shows everything that is right and wrong with social media

Today's Louis C.K. rant about how life evolved in the solar system is exactly what Twitter does best, but also a reminder of the platform's flaws. If you weren’t there…

October 8, 2014, 6:36 PM EDT

Mobile NFL Fans Share via Facebook Far More Than Twitter RadiumOne survey shows a 6-1 differential between social platforms

According to research being unveiled by RadiumOne today, 91 percent of the self-identified 1,501 NFL fans it surveyed online said they check their smartphone on game days (Sunday, Monday or…

October 8, 2014, 7:04 AM EDT

Women's Health Got 43,000 New Subscribers After Sponsoring a Birchbox Package Curated sample boxes provide a win for marketers

Every month, hundreds of thousands of Birchbox subscribers eagerly anticipate the arrival of their box in the mail. These packages contain four to six cosmetics and lifestyle samples (provided by…

September 29, 2014, 10:58 AM EDT

Magazine Metrics Expand Beyond Ad Pages to Digital Monthly report from the MPA will measure 147 periodicals' reach beyond print

For decades, ad pages were one of the key metrics for gauging the overall health of a magazine. But as magazine brands have come to encompass more than just a…

September 29, 2014, 12:08 AM EDT

Drag Queens Ditch Facebook for Ello Emerging social net allows aliases

Social network Ello is seeing an increase in signups after a Facebook backlash sent drag queens there, looking for a place that lets them use alternate identities. Launched in July,…

September 25, 2014, 2:46 PM EDT

Fox News' ‘Outnumbered’ Host Harris Faulkner Discusses the Role of Social Media in Journalism And why politics tends to focus on women

  Photo: Alfred Maskeroni Specs New gig Co-host of Fox News’ Outnumbered and anchor of Fox Report Weekend on Sundays Old gig Anchor of Fox Report Weekend and breaking news anchor for Happening Now Twitter @HarrisFaulkner Age…

September 22, 2014, 7:36 AM EDT

Facebook Will Get 10% of U.S. Digital Ad Spending in 2014 Research shows social giant's digital dominance

Adults in the United States will spend an average of 6 percent of their total digital media time on Facebook—or 21 minutes every day—and the social media giant captures 10…

September 18, 2014, 5:40 PM EDT

The Voice Inks Three-Season Sponsorship With Nissan Includes big mobile, social push

When NBC’s The Voice comes back on air Monday with new celebrity judges Pharrell Williams and Gwen Stefani, viewers can also expect to see lots of splashy ads for Nissan. The…

September 18, 2014, 5:21 PM EDT

Advertisement