Social Media Slice for June 19, 2019: Spark Fizzled Out on Amazon; TikTok Testing Interest-Based Ad Targeting; and 7 Google Search Shortcuts

MAIN SLICE Spark Fizzled Out on Amazon- What went wrong with Spark, Amazon’s much promoted attempt to copy Instagram? Might be easier to count what went right with this shoppable feed of stories and photos aimed at Prime members. The burnt out embers can be found recycled on something called #FoundItOnAmazon. “Amazon Spark had beenContinue reading “Social Media Slice for June 19, 2019: Spark Fizzled Out on Amazon; TikTok Testing Interest-Based Ad Targeting; and 7 Google Search Shortcuts”

Social Media Slice for May 6, 2019: Google Ads May Be Falling Behind Amazon and Facebook; Testing Facebook Ads for Optimal Results; Scheduling Email in Gmail; and Romanian Witches Make Use of Social Media

WELCOME SLICE SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers, Virtual Assistants, and Small Business Owners make sense of all the day to day social media news. Bypass the fluff. Focus on the good stuff. MAIN SLICE Google May Be Falling Behind Amazon and Facebook in Online Ad Race- The badContinue reading “Social Media Slice for May 6, 2019: Google Ads May Be Falling Behind Amazon and Facebook; Testing Facebook Ads for Optimal Results; Scheduling Email in Gmail; and Romanian Witches Make Use of Social Media”

Social Media Slice for January 9, 2019 : AMAZON SENDING FREE SAMPLES, LOOKING AT LINKEDIN FOR 2019, and BUILDING THE BETTER TWEET

MOTIVATIONAL SLICE Our #WednesdayWisdom cover comes from a tweet by Torik Diaries @karambu_tori (background graphic added). SLICE is a M-F news digest targeted to assist Social Media Managers and Small Business Owners doing their own marketing. MAIN SLICE AMAZON SENDING FREE SAMPLES- Now this is an interesting development. It seems Amazon has worked out aContinue reading “Social Media Slice for January 9, 2019 : AMAZON SENDING FREE SAMPLES, LOOKING AT LINKEDIN FOR 2019, and BUILDING THE BETTER TWEET”

How Much Do I Hate Thee Sinclair Broadcasting? America Is Counting the Ways

By this point most people in the USA know about the Sinclair Broadcasting manifesto to force all its local affiliates, partnerships, holdings etc. to not just toe the company line but to do it at the expense of local communities. If you don’t here is link to my last blog with info and the offendingContinue reading “How Much Do I Hate Thee Sinclair Broadcasting? America Is Counting the Ways”