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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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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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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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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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Artspace

Social networking and art competitions? Artspace launches Tumblr contest to find new talent

Leading contemporary online art dealer Artspace has launched ‘the next Artspace artist’ competition on blogging site Tumblr. Running over 4 weeks, artists have a chance to win $1000US by posting their best pieces by...
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
 

 
 
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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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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Amazing! You actually managed to break the internet! Thankyou to all our readers

To all readers of Storyism.net, you broke the internet. Thankyou! You may have noticed we have been offline for a while. Why? On Tuesday, our server blew up because of all your traffic. Literally! From New York to London, to Sy...
by Evon Koprowski
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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 &...
by Evon Koprowski
 

 
 
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EE twists existing concept of ‘Six degrees of Kevin Bacon’ to tell their brand story. By actually using Kevin Bacon.

UK company Everything Everywhere, aka EE have tapped into the collective consciousness of the ‘Six degrees of Kevin Bacon’ phenomena to sell the UK’s first super fast 4G mobile network and fibre broadband serv...
by Evon Koprowski
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Doctor Who Series 7

Still three days to launch – but BBC is showing Doctor Who Series 7 prequel on Youtube now

The start of Doctor Who’s 7th series is nearly here, and the BBC is giving fans a glimpse of Doctor Who domesticity with Pond Life. Five one minute episodes are being posted on Youtube every day this week, showing what it...
by Evon Koprowski
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The marketing super bowl: how an American sport transfers into marketing strategy

Some of you may have noticed that over on the North American side of the pond the Super Bowl was making waves yesterday. And as the teams clashed on the field, so did the marketing strategies of big brands as their television a...
by Evon Koprowski
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iPhone 5

How the iPhone 5 will improve social media storytelling

Apple launched many new innovations at the hottest media event in San Francisco yesterday, the most anticipated being the unveiling of iPhone 5. The live blog on Mashable had many speculating on what was to come as journalists ...
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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