Fast Food Customers Looking for Technology to be on Menu

When you think of it, it is a no brainer— customers who go to a Quick Service Restaurant (fast food of any size) want to place, receive, consume, and depart as quickly as possible. It is no surprise that 71% of diners say they would be “amenable” to more AI in their restaurant experiences.  ThatContinue reading “Fast Food Customers Looking for Technology to be on Menu”

Social Media Slice for December 17, 2019: Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi; Kim Garst’s Top 10 Social Media Trends for 2020; How To Measure Your Brand’s Impact With A Facebook Brand Lift Test

MAIN SLICE 📌 Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi- You are a busy Social Media Manager. Driving to clients. Flying to conferences. But oh-oh look at your phone or tablet and that evil red light is on. And you forgot your charger? 🤦🏻‍♂️🤦🏽‍♀️ Opting for a public charging station or Wi-Fi isn’tContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 17, 2019: Just Say No to Public Charging Stations and Wi-Fi; Kim Garst’s Top 10 Social Media Trends for 2020; How To Measure Your Brand’s Impact With A Facebook Brand Lift Test”

Social Media Slice for December 12, 2019: Pinterest Releases Top 100 Trends List; Local Algorithm Involves Relevance, Proximity, and Prominence; How to Write Persuasive Instagram Ads, Captions, and Bios

MAIN SLICE 📌 Pinterest Releases Top 100 Trends List- Not another list? Ah, but this goes beyond trends and could actually reveal cultural shifts for the new decade! “People are spending more and more time at home, and this means big business for companies that concentrate on home decor, athleisure, and even delivery services. There’sContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 12, 2019: Pinterest Releases Top 100 Trends List; Local Algorithm Involves Relevance, Proximity, and Prominence; How to Write Persuasive Instagram Ads, Captions, and Bios”

Social Media Slice for December 10, 2019: Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally; Letting Facebook Present Best Ad Text with Multiple Text Options; How to Use New Safari Shortcuts in iOS 13

MAIN SLICE 📌 Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally- Depending upon the type of products & services you or your clients produce — or need to move — this news could could be big. “The app does not need to be perfect, and neither is it. But it does the job: all site features areContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 10, 2019: Craigslist Has An App Now, Finally; Letting Facebook Present Best Ad Text with Multiple Text Options; How to Use New Safari Shortcuts in iOS 13”

Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos- ‪New data portability tool from Facebook will let you transfer your photos and videos to Google Photos. Word is, only available in Ireland right now. ‬But keep an open eye for global roll out in 2020! “Facebook has been toying withContinue reading “Social Media Slice for December 4, 2019: Facebook Now Lets You Transfer Photos And Videos To Google Photos; Women Increasingly Turn to Franchises for Biz Ownership; How to Use an External Mouse with Your iPad”

Social Media Slice for November 26: Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family; What Are Best Types of Video to Use on Social Media; How to Edit Text on iPhone or iPad

MAIN SLICE 📌 Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family- This has nothing to do with ads. It has everything to do with family. Facebook puts your mom and best friend in the same social network as your most distant “acquaintance.” As with a cocoon, you invite up to a dozen different peopleContinue reading “Social Media Slice for November 26: Cocoon Emerges as Social Media Network for Your Family; What Are Best Types of Video to Use on Social Media; How to Edit Text on iPhone or iPad”

Trump Shows True Colors and They Are Not Red, White, and Blue

Despite issuing a proclamation in support of Veterans’ Day, Donald Trump’s true self was plain for all to see — or not see — at Aisne-Marne American Cemetery in Belleau, France. He was scheduled to attend ceremonies there today (Saturday, Nov. 11) with other world leaders and dignitaries to honor the 100th anniversary of theContinue reading “Trump Shows True Colors and They Are Not Red, White, and Blue”

Daily Slice of Social Media News: July 2

{This is a test} MAIN SLICE How much ad inventory can a video be stacked with? Looks like Google may be feeling its way through that minefield with testing more pre-roll and mid-roll ads within YouTube videos. More… SLICE SPECIAL OF THE DAY Want to know more about any organisation / page {competitor of yourContinue reading “Daily Slice of Social Media News: July 2”

Directing Customer Traffic on Your Small Business Social Media Highway

CARE, which stands for Customers Are Really Everything was an an employee training program I went through early on in my career. It was likened to an auto manual in how we were to treat customers, the force which drove our business. Later, there was a newer model defining customers as both external, being theContinue reading “Directing Customer Traffic on Your Small Business Social Media Highway”

Reporter’s Notebook: Oxford Needs You!

You may never get to Oxford, but Oxford can come to you! “To commemorate the centenary of the start of the First World War (1914–18), the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is revising a set of vocabulary related to or coined during the war. Part of the revision process involves searching for earlier or additional evidence,Continue reading “Reporter’s Notebook: Oxford Needs You!”