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Topic: Twitter

Fans Successfully Unlocked the New Avengers Trailer, and It Was Totally Worth It Twitter buzz rewarded with an epic preview

Marvel both delighted and infuriated its rabid fan base today by making them work together to unlock the new Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer by tweeting about it. But good…

March 4, 2015, 1:54 PM EST

Chipotle Is Asking Fans to Write Haikus, and Some of Them Are Truly Impressive Burritos obviously stir the soul

Chipotle has come up with a pretty clever way to get people to express their deep love for burritos. Today, Chipotle is running a social media campaign asking people to…

February 5, 2015, 5:18 PM EST

Monster Created a Masterpiece of Twitter Trolling With This Brilliant Super Bowl Post BBDO's intentional snafu rewarded clicks and keen eyes

Faking out your followers on Twitter is quickly becoming a tired tactic for attention, but Monster still deserves a round of applause for its Super Bowl social stunt. BBDO New York…

February 2, 2015, 11:14 AM EST

10 Tweets That Show How Big a Buzzkill Nationwide Was With Its Morbid Super Bowl Ad Childhood death and football festivities don't mix

Nationwide decided to use one of its two Super Bowl ad slots tonight to highlight the lethal potential of preventable child accidents. The result wasn't exactly festive fare. Here's a pretty…

February 1, 2015, 8:49 PM EST

From Alerts to Apologies: Tracking a Meteorologist's Tough Night on Twitter When NYC's blizzard fizzled, one man boldly owned up to it

For ages, when a dire weather prediction came up lacking, there was little the average person could do beyond shaking a fist at the TV. But now we have Twitter,…

January 27, 2015, 12:38 PM EST

ZzzQuil Isn't Feeling the Love From Its Tweet About Landing a Husband 'What is this, the '50s?'

Sleep-aid ZzzQuil left some followers wondering what year it was when they saw the brand's recent engagement-themed tweet. "SLEEP LIKE he finally proposed," the tweet noted. "And you have been dating…

January 24, 2015, 2:32 PM EST

Finally, There's a Twitter Feed to Track Brands Saying 'Bae' The inevitable backlash to corporate social slang

Brands getting sassy and slangy with their tweets definitely created one of 2014's more dubious digital marketing trends, but the cuteness seems to be fading fast. For evidence, look no further…

December 29, 2014, 4:54 PM EST

Netflix Sure Picked an Interesting Time for This Tweet About Above-the-Law Cops Went live amid backlash over officer's fatal chokehold

As Twitter was erupting this afternoon with outrage over a grand jury's decision not to indict the NYPD officer whose chokehold killed Eric Garner, Netflix made a rather odd marketing…

December 3, 2014, 9:29 PM EST

Skeletor Is Waging a Twitter Takeover of @Honda. Here Are the Best Moments So Far Master of the Twitterverse

One of the universe's greatest villians has conquered the Twitter feed of one the world's most recognized automotive brands. Yes, it appears that Skeletor, the nemesis of He-Man (both of '80s…

December 1, 2014, 3:35 PM EST

Emmitt Smith Printed and Signed 400 Fan Tweets, Including a Marriage Proposal Part of Xfinity's pledge to make live sports 'more live'

Most tweets have a shelf life shorter than a fourth down on the goal line, but a few hundred Emmitt Smith fans will be keeping their tweets around for a…

November 26, 2014, 1:19 PM EST

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