Gizmodo’s Shooting Challenge: Photomosaics

Gizmodo seem to be on a role with yet another amusing and viral challenge for their friends and followers!

Contest Idea & Objectives:

Lead photomosiac by Dan4th

Lead photomosiac by Dan4th

The contest idea is innovative, unique and fun: Contestants were asked to create a photomosaic; a photo made of several smaller photos while making sure that every photo is their own and that the main photo, the mosaic template itself, is as well.

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Kraft’s Mac & Cheese Campaign: Turning Your Tweets Into TV Ads

I might not be a number one fan of Macaroni and Cheese, nevertheless, I feel that I owe it to my blogging integrity and my social media experience to pass on some kudos to the brilliant marketing minds behind Kraft’s latest social media driven campaign!

Kraft's Mac & Cheese

Kraft's Mac & Cheese

Campaign Idea & Objectives:

The idea of the campaign is rather simple: Twitter users have the chance to tweet about Kraft’s Macaroni & Cheese and the best tweets have the potential of being transformed into TV ads! The only qualification needed for the tweets is that they contain mentions of Mac & Cheese.

Kraft’s advertising agency, Crispin Porter + Bogusky, focused on going through Twiter and looking for just the right tweet.

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: Yes
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Microsoft’s Tellme — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

Welcome to another episode of Thoughtpick’s series of articles: Apps Using SM Brilliantly. We will again be looking into examples of tricks and methods that online games and applications are using to make the most of social media. In other words, what is making those apps as “spreadable” and “viral” as they are. Today’s application […]

Liberty Bay Books — Learn Social Media By Example

Some smaller businesses play it by the ear; their marketing methodologies are moment-based without deep thought to the outcomes. Others keep an eye out for change and take it into consideration when planning their marketing efforts. Liberty Bay Books in a great example of that.

: 4/5
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: Yes
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Free Hugs Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Free Hugs Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Hug the World

Free hugs is a real life controversial story of Juan Mann, a man whose sole mission was to reach out and hug a stranger to brighten up their lives. Read more to learn how he achieved his dream and got people interested and buzzing!

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Skinput: Your Family & Friends… Just an Arm Away!

Skinput: Your Family & Friends… Just an Arm Away!

Microsoft’s Innovative Skinput Gadget

Innovation is GREAT! Creativity is even greater! However, I can't help but wonder about aspects such as health, sociability, cost and communication when it comes to Microsoft's new gadget phone!

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Target’s Super Bowl & Valentine Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Target’s Super Bowl & Valentine Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

In support of the charity for kids

If you go to Target's Facebook page and click on the Super Love Sender tab, you are able to begin the process of sending a "JibJab-like, NFL- and Valentine-themed" greeting card. Before you start creating the card, you can choose from one of five charities that you think should get the most money.

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10 Tips to Ensure That You’re NOT A Social Media Sucker!

10 Tips to Ensure That You’re NOT A Social Media Sucker!

Quality Counts!

"Learn all you can from the mistakes of others. You won't have time to make them all yourself". ~Alfred Sheinwold - Therefore, I hope you will learn from my experience about the top 10 tips you should follow when using social media!

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How to Best Promote Your Brand Using Social Media [read @ bkmacdaddy.com]

How to Best Promote Your Brand Using Social Media [read @ bkmacdaddy.com]

Achieving Success

The best 10 top tips and ideas that can help steer a brand towards success and away from mistakes that might lead to utter failure and losses...

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Social Media Dead in 2020: May it “Rest in Peace”!

Social Media Dead in 2020: May it “Rest in Peace”!

2020: May Social Media Rest in Peace!

Has social media "worn out its welcome"? Are people getting tired of social media? Is social media changing who we are? Are the arguments against and the threats imposed by social media able to bring it down to its knees? How long will social media users tolerate the negative effects of utilizing its sites, tools and channels?

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