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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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O Fortuna misheard lyrics to Carmina Burana creates internet sensation

YouTubian FamishedMammal has created an internet sensation with his misheard lyrics version of Carmina Burana’s first movement, O Fortuna. Written in 1937 by Carl Orff, the awe inspiring piece of music has been used to ad...
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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Planned service interruption: Why your Tumblr site will be down this weekend

Fans of microblogging platform Tumblr may receive a rude awakening this weekend as Tumblr sites will be down for an undisclosed period of time. All sites will be unavailable from 4am ET on Saturday October 6, and will sporadic...
by Evon Koprowski
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Did Monday’s Burger King Twitter hack actually work as a positive for the brand?

On Monday Burger King’s official Twitter account in the US was hacked. Cyber pranksters changed the company’s logo to that of McDonalds, with a description claiming that Burger King got sold to McDonalds because the...
by Evon Koprowski
 

 

 
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Need some help understanding Reddit? Here’s your complete marketing field guide

If you don’t use Reddit, you may be missing a huge potential for connecting with people. Reddit brands itself as ‘the front page of the Internet’, and with good cause – 43 million users generate more tha...
by Evon Koprowski
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Visual storytelling rules: videos are shared 12x more than links & text posts combined

After the recent reports on the meteoric rise of Instagram and Pinterest, it’s clear that we human creatures do like our colour and movement. Yes, some of us are old school and actually read paper books… But when it...
by Evon Koprowski
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Was Jesus married? Controversial new text fragment found to support story of “The Gospel of Jesus’ Wife”

The centuries-old debate about whether or not Jesus Christ was married has resurfaced again recently, thanks to a small fragment of text sent to Harvard’s Hollis professor of divinity, Karen King. Clearly written on the p...
by Evon Koprowski
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Will Coke’s new brand storytelling platform ‘Coca-Cola Journey’ bring about the return of the corporate website?

The Coca-Cola company has replaced its traditional corporate website with Coca-Cola Journey, an interactive online magazine they say will lead the next generation in corporate storytelling. Co-developed by Perfect Sense Digit...
by Evon Koprowski
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Facebook uses traditional advertising to celebrate landmark 1 billion users around the world

Facebook is today celebrating 1 billion users by releasing their first ever advertising commercial. They believe that chairs, doorbells, airplanes, dance halls, and basketball games are all things that connect us, just like Fac...
by Evon Koprowski
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The top 3 Super Bowl ads as voted on by you: from GoDaddy, Tide and Taco Bell

What makes an ad successful? During last Sunday’s Super Bowl XLVII marketing analytics company Networked Insights looked at over 24 million real-time social media conversations to find out which ads were the best accordin...
by Evon Koprowski
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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 phra...
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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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 ...
by Evon Koprowski
 

 
 
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Step into Downton Abbey thanks to Super Nintendo game spoof

Fans of the hugely successful British period drama Downton Abbey have at one point no doubt dreamt of stepping through the imposing front doors and being invited to dine with one of television’s most famous families in th...
by Evon Koprowski
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