February 12, 2014 9:00 am | Published by

Pinning at nine in the morning? Tweeting late into the night? You might want to think again. With social media, timing is everything, and the best time to post on social media may be a lot more scientific than you think. A new infographic from Social Marketing Writing rounds up the latest in social media timing. Let’s dig into some of the key findings below (all times in EST). Facebook... View Article

February 10, 2014 10:35 pm | Published by

Last week, Facebook turned 10 years old, prompting more than a few retrospectives and reminisces about the world’s first just-about-universally-loved social media platform (not that MySpace and Friendster didn’t try). Time asked, “What if Facebook had never been invented?” Slate reminds us what the platform looked like in its early Harvard dorm days. The Guardian shows how Facebook boomed from a modest user base of 1 million to 1.23 billion... View Article

February 3, 2014 9:00 am | Published by

Instagram marketing… it started long before Instagram introduced ads to the platform. But it’s only been done well by a select few brands. And, to call it like it is, most of those successful brands are already visually driven lifestyle brands: Anthropologie, Target, W Hotels, Coca-Cola, etc. It’s only every now and then that you come across a should-be-boring-brand with an absolutely dynamic Instagram presence. (I’m thinking of General Electric... View Article