News of Note Instagram has a new logo! The channel updated its iOS and Android app to display a new, multicolored app icon that replaced the Polaroid-inspired camera with a brighter look. According to Ian Spalter, head of design for Instagram, “The Instagram logo and design was beginning to feel, well… not reflective of the community, […]
Michele Schimmel, Managing Director of our sister agency, Rx Mosaic, will be honored as a Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association Luminary at the 2016 HBA Woman of the Year Event this Thursday May 12, at the New York Hilton Midtown. The award recognizes thought leaders in the healthcare industry that have made significant contributions and advancement in their field.
The Holmes Report honored MMC founder and CEO, Marina Maher, with an Individual Achievement award at the 2016 North America SABRE Awards on May 3. Paving the way in marketing to women and PR, and driving innovation for over 30 years, she is an inspiration to all of us and so many in the industry. Click […]
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Twitter announced an upgrade to its cyber-abuse policy, which allows users to report abusive tweets directly to the platform. Users can report up to five abusive tweets at a time in order to provide Twitter with broader context and a better avenue to provide a solution. The update comes a few months after Twitter expanded it’s online abuse policy to include “abusive behavior and hateful conduct.” The option to report tweets will roll out on desktop, iOS and Android by the end of the month.
By David Richeson, Managing Director, Digital Innovation
A common theme at SXSW this year was winning the “micro-moment,” as coined by Google and how marketers need to focus and win in these moments to inspire consumers to try, buy and love their brands and products. I attended several panels that discussed these critical moments from multiple perspectives. This piece brings this new information in sync with my thoughts on the topic going into the conference for a new, evolved POV.
News of Note Twitter may be entering into the food video space. Adam Liaw, Australian celebrity chef, shared a how-to food video that was heavily branded by Twitter, showcasing a blue bird lurking over the chef’s shoulder and a nod to the @TwitterFood handle. Both @TwitterFood and @TwitterAU retweeted the content leading marketers to believe that the […]
News of Note Facebook Live updated it’s programming to allow users to “go live” in Facebook groups and event pages. This upgrade will give users the opportunity to interact with the video, via live interactions replaying comments and live filters. There will also be a dedicated portion of Facebook’s mobile app “where you can discover live […]