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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – March 24, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin. It is all about Pinterest at Jumpwire at the moment. Three of our team members are researching this. We had no idea how big Pinterest is becoming and the more we dig the more impressed we are. Things we learned this week: Instagram now lets you save live videos from your account.[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – March 10, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin. Here is what is interesting to us in social media this week. Things we learned this week: You can run two simultaneous live streams on a Facebook page via Facebook Live. More data to come. We are looking into using Instagram’s multiple image posts for the best practices. Instagram posts with 2 hashtags and[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – February 22, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin and here is what we found interesting this week in the world of social media. 1. YOUTUBE INSIGHTS AUDIT: The Media Rating Council is assessing 3 companies who gather data on Youtube and Facebook video metrics  – Google Agrees to YouTube Metrics Audit to Ease Advertisers’ Concerns 2. CENSORSHIP TWITTER: Um, this[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – February 17, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin, we were poking around the interwebs and found some great stories this week. 1. SNAP INC: This could be a bit of a problem for their IPO. Just sayin’ – More than 60 percent of Snapchat users skip ads on the platform (Bryan) 2. PINTEREST: This is sort of a big deal. I think[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – February 3, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin. Here are a few social media stories we are following: INSTAGRAM: Stars see Snapchat views down 15 to 30 percent – Instagram Stories is stealing Snapchat’s users (Caitlin) FACEBOOK:  Mo’ money. Mo’ problems – Facebook’s New Plan to Monetize Messenger TWITTER: This a good read – Researchers now know the words that make you sound credible (or phony)[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – January 20, 2017

Hey, it’s Gavin and I spent last weekend with some of my team in Memphis presenting social media strategy at a St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital conference. An incredible hospital. I did not see Elvis. Although there was…no, I did not see Elvis. Observations for 2017: Many businesses are neglecting Pinterest and it needs to[…]

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Snapchat Spectacles Review – Difficult, Exciting, Frustrating, and Totally Worth It

Two weeks ago, we got our hands on a pair of “Snap Inc.’s” Spectacles. With some trial and exploration, here is our guide to this mysterious new product. Acquisition Acquiring the product is a bit unorthodox. There are only three ways to get them: breaking the bank for a pair from eBay, waiting at the[…]

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UPDATED: Jumpwire Tracks Golden Globe Social Media Rankings

*See towards the end for our updated rankings. If a nominated film has great social media will it win the Golden Globe for best picture? That was the question we asked when the list of nominees for Best Motion Picture were announced on December 12th, 2016. Here is what we found when we ranked each of[…]

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Jumpwire Social Media Briefing – December 15, 2016

It’s Gavin and it was an interesting week in social: Facebook: Sort of becoming a weekly thing. Really? No one knew. Believable. Facebook issues further corrections for advertisement metrics, live video count, like and share World of Zuck: President Zuck? Nope. Facebook court filings hint at possible political future for Mark Zuckerberg Youtube: He totally trolled us[…]