News of Note: The Instagram ‘pods’ using likes to fight the new algorithm For your background, an “Insta pod” is a secret group of bloggers and influencers who join forces to like and comment on each other’s posts in order to gain more engagement on Instagram. It’s been compared to “a family of dolphins who […]
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Every week, MMC’s “hive” of trend spotters share their top five up-and-coming digital, tech, social, and cultural trends to watch. Pepsi Falls Flat Pepsi’s painfully tone-deaf commercial featuring Kendall Jenner was the collective groan heard round the world last week. The much-reviled ad has since been taken down, and Pepsi has issued an official […]
News of Note: Facebook Finally Launches M, and It Sounds a lot like Clippy Facebook’s M is reminiscent of Microsoft’s ill-fated early attempt at a digital assistant, Clippy — the little paper clip that used to help all of us use Microsoft products. “M is your helpful assistant in Messenger, powered by artificial intelligence,” reads an […]
Every week, MMC’s “hive” of trend spotters share their top five up-and-coming digital, tech, social, and cultural trends to watch. Crowdfunding Parental Leave In the U.S., the challenge of financially preparing for a child is exacerbated by the lack of federally mandated maternity leave. The U.S. remains the only developed country without such a […]
Chief of Digital Innovation and Influence, David Richeson, shares secrets on how to use text analytics to improve your content strategy. Read full article.
Joydeep Dey, Ted Sabarese, and David Richeson sit down with PR Week and share how together they are spearheading digital, creative, and strategy. Read full article.
News of Note: Two Solid Reasons Why Text Analytics Can Amp Up Your Social Listening Game MMC’s Chief of Digital Innovation and Influence, David Richeson, shared his expertise at Social Media Week NYC on how to use text analytics to improve content strategy. In an article for AdWeek he wrote: Every second of every day, […]