Recently I was at a family gathering – me, my sister, my mother, my father, and my fifteen-year-old cousin. All of us have smartphones. We chatted and ate our lunch together, but eating and conversation was interspersed with checking Twitter, Facebook and emails. My father replied to a work question in between bites of trifle; my [...]
18 months ago, an almost-forgotten brand surfaced on Twitter with what seemed to be an inept intern at the helm, making a brave stab at the old social media. The reaction was amusement – and confusion. Was it real? Was it a joke? Either way, followers flocked to the account, intrigued by the tweets (covering [...]
Malcolm Bell (@malcolmbell), founder of www.zaggora.com, talks to us about how viral marketing has been crucial to the business. When I first launched ecommerce exercise wear company Zaggora in July 2011 with my wife Dessi and a good friend from university, our marketing strategy consisted largely of two things: we had a promising product – [...]
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Marta Cowburn Cuests, PR & Marketing Support at SilverDoor, shares her experiences in targeting social influencers on Twitter
In the UK 27,000 hours of domestic TV content are produced annually at a cost of £2.6 billion (Ofcom). Spot advertising and programme sponsorship on UK commercial TV channels generated revenues of £4.36bn in 2011 (ThinkBox). Both the commissioning and scheduling of this content and the pricing of the spot ads and programme sponsorship hinges on one thing: the way the TV audience is measured. Success is measured on how many people are watching.
An explanation of Twitter’s new advertising opportunities.
Clare Third explores Twitter’s new advertising services for small businesses.