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Twitter relaunches Twitter for Business – see what you can do in 140 characters

Twitter has relaunched Twitter for Business on Monday, helping businesses learn how best to incorporate Twitter into their promotional campaigns. “Content brings the world closer through conversation,” says Twitter in their promotional video. “Those conversations lead to customers. Customers lead to business, and leading businesses say it on Twitter.” Twitter processes over 400 million tweets […]

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New social media network Yappem rewards people for talking about your brand

New social media network Yappem has launched out of beta earlier this week, ready to facilitate an online community to interact and share stories about their daily brand experiences. Yappem goes further than just being an online network though, as it actively rewards users for posting content about brands. It also has a gamification element where […]

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Agency: Grey London crowns Kate Moss, Victoria Beckham, Tinie Tempah as royalty

The Grey London agency has finished adding the final touches to their campaign for The Sunday Times in the UK, crowning celebrities Kate Moss as Queen Elizabeth II, Victoria Beckham as Queen Victoria, and Tinie Tempah as King Louis XVI. The ‘Fashion Royalty’ campaign is to promote The Sunday Times’ upcoming 2013 Best Dressed List […]

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Sesame Street is the first non-profit to celebrate 1 billion views on YouTube

The Count von Count, Sesame Street’s monster who loves to count, has just released a new video today marking Sesame Street’s massive milestone of over 1 billion views on YouTube by counting them. The video, called ‘Counting the “You”s in YouTube’, celebrates a first on YouTube for a nonprofit or US children’s media outlet to reach […]

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Win a trip to Paris: Mercedes-Benz invites your photos via Instagram and #Untamed

The latest global brand storytelling campaign that taps into the creative value of Instagram is German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz. Users of the photo sharing platform Instagram can choose their three most unusual images to win a chance for them to be included in an international photo installation in Paris in April next month. Entitled #Untamed, […]

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The urban Twictionary: how to tweetup, twurvey, and twantrum on Twitter

Did you know that the act of being addicted to Twitter is referred to as being ‘attwicted’? So says Twittonary.com, an online Twitter dictionary and independent guide to Twitter-related words, acronyms and phrases that readers can vote up or down, according to whether they agree with the description. Marketo used Twittonary’s content to create this infographic, […]


 
 

 
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Dogshaming – the latest storytelling craze by Tumblr chief goes viral in less than 1 week

Dog owners can now get their own back on bad behaviour with a public display of their canine’s despicable capers in an online gallery of shame. Dogshaming has recently made headlines around the world only days after being...
by Evon Koprowski
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Adobe and Econsultancy find that only 37 percent of brands use social media for brand storytelling

Current research from Adobe and Econsultancy has found that although 64 percent of companies are using social media for brand awareness, only 37 percent use it for content marketing and brand storytelling. Over 650 marketin...
by Evon Koprowski
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Stories of the World: Cultural Olympiad

The London 2012 Olympics are using storytelling to connect people and cultures during the Cultural Olympiad of the 2012 Games. Stories of the World is a project that involves nearly sixty museums and libraries across the UK, wi...
by Evon Koprowski
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New creative director for Bud Light Platinum Justin Timberlake stars in ad with ‘Suit & Tie’

Last night’s Grammy Awards saw the launch of Bud Light Platinum’s new ad campaign featuring their own creative director, Justin Timberlake. That’s right, the Justin Timberlake. The one minute ‘Platinum N...
by Evon Koprowski
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Chris Havercroft Album Review of Chris Brown

Honest music review goes viral for NO STARS EVER

America’s Gawker website calls it ‘the best album review you will ever read’. Music journalist Chloe Papas no doubt certainly agrees, but she had no idea that her review of Chris Brown’s album ‘Fo...
by Evon Koprowski
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For Your Viewing Pleasure – 50 years of Bond girls, cars, gadgets and villains in infographics

With the latest James Bond film Skyfall opening in a couple of days and it being 50 years of Bond and all, here at Storyism we thought we’d shake things up a little and give you some statistics of a different sort. Do you...
by Evon Koprowski
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Art as Advertising – Annie Leibovitz goes all Disney on us again

Famed photographer Annie Leibovitz has recently added to her collection of Disney character-styled Dream Portraits yet again. And yes, this lot is just as impressive as her others. Leibovitz first partnered with Disney Parks a...
by Evon Koprowski
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Banksy's take on Ecce Homo Potato Jesus?

Fake Banksy is a just parody of Ecce Homo Potato Jesus

Social media sites have been going crazy overnight with people trying to discover if acclaimed street artist Banksy did indeed himself pay homage to the Ecce Homo Potato Jesus meme in one of his public artworks. The image is a ...
by Evon Koprowski
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Picture storytellers Instagram & Pinterest emerge as top niche social networks

Global information services company Experian has released a study that shows niche social networks as having impressively high growth rates that may rival traditional leaders Facebook and Twitter. Between July 2011 and July 201...
by Evon Koprowski
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The social media monster and you – does it distract or does it help your work?

‘Social media disrupts productivity’ is the key takeaway from a new study by Red e App, who teamed with Nowsourcing to give us new data on how using Facebook, email and Twitter sucks the profitable output from emplo...
by Evon Koprowski
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Cheats & tips: 22 ways to create compelling content – bloggers, we’re looking at you

When it comes to brand storytelling, sometimes even the best minds get stuck. And it’s no fun if you haven’t got a clue what you’ll be writing about when you have a deadline looming. One way to avoid this is b...
by Evon Koprowski
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Apple is the most powerful brand in the world, according to new Forbes study

The latest Forbes list of the most powerful brands in the world has revealed Apple to be the king of the castle, with Microsoft and Coca-Cola rounding out the top three places. Forbes partnered with consumer perception data pr...
by Evon Koprowski
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The ultimate guide to monitoring online reputation for your brand or personal brand

When it comes to monitoring a brand’s reputation online, there are many things we can all improve. Only 61% of businesses monitor their online reputation on a regular basis, meaning that many don’t think about it mu...
by Evon Koprowski
 

 
 
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What works for social sharing? See the ideal message length, what time you should share, and if hashtags make a difference

When it comes to social media and sharing content, it’s important to know what to say and when to say it. New data by Compendium shows what they have learned about social media best practices for B2B and B2C businesses af...
by Evon Koprowski
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