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What Marketers Need To Know About Facebook Crossposting Instagram Stories

What Marketers Need To Know About Facebook Crossposting Instagram Stories

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How Facebook Crossposting Works For Instagram Stories

Since its launch in March 2017, Facebook Stories has yet to achieve broad adoption across all social media users. However, the new capability to crosspost Instagram Stories to Facebook might be just the push users need to warm up to feature. Instagram Stories' introduction of Facebook crossposting has several implications for the Facebook-Instagram platform, for content creators, and for marketers.

To better understand how Facebook-Instagram crossposting will impact digital advertising, marketers will also need to know how crossposting is best used and the role that each platform plays in content creation and dissemination. Here we'll discuss how Facebook crossposting works for Instagram Stories and what effects it may have on the social media marketing landscape.

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FTC Endorsement Guidelines For 2017 [Infographic]

FTC Endorsement Guidelines For 2017 [Infographic]

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The Updated 2017 FTC Endorsement Guidelines: What Brands Must Know For Sponsorships On Social Media & With Influencers [Infographic]

The FTC's new endorsement guidelines for sponsored content rests on a simple assumption: consumers are likely to react differently to recommendations that come from trusted friends (or social media stars) than from people who receive compensation to endorse a product. To that end, the FTC is attempting to create more transparency in sponsored social media content by placing more onus on brands (and in some cases, on influencers too) to openly divulge the relationship between companies and the digital stars who recommend their products or services.

While the FTC now offers more guidance on exactly what it expects proper disclosure to look and/or sound like—the agency even published a simple Q&A to address marketers' basic concerns—the ever-changing nature of social media makes establishing a set of clear-cut rules nearly impossible. Instead, the FTC offers a number of guidelines that brands can follow to convey a reasonable degree of transparency to digital media/social media consumers.

Based on our experience developing sponsored social media content for global brands, we've identified what we believe to be the most important FTC endorsement rules below.
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Why Social Media Video Is Trending With Audiences

Why Social Media Video Is Trending With Audiences

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8 Reasons Why Social Media Videos Are Hugely Popular With Audiences 

In just a few years, social media videos have become a ubiquitous part of the online and digital landscape. Today, approximately 81% of the US population is using social media and spending an average of 5 years and 4 months in a lifetime of it. While TV is in decline, social media videos continue to grab the attention of not only social media users seeking a quick dose of entertainment but also mainstream audiences.

For advertisers, social media videos are attractive due to their dynamic nature and ability to reach and message global audiences across many social media apps and channels. Studies have shown that viewers retain 95% of a message when they watch a video in comparison to 10% when they read text. Moreover, videos on social are bolstered by the social media platforms on which they exist (e.g. Facebook has over 2 billion monthly active users and over a third of the entire Internet population is on YouTube). Here we go over eight reasons why social media video is trending with audiences.

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Who’s Violet Benson “Daddy Issues” Instagram Meme Star?

Who’s Violet Benson “Daddy Issues” Instagram Meme Star?

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Exclusive Interview With Daddy Issues Instagrammer, Violet Benson

Violet Benson, content creator behind Instagram influencer account Daddy Issues, is best known for her hilarious posts exploring the modern female psyche. She has accumulated over 3.8 million followers who eagerly await her newest meme, ranging from television references of Keeping Up With The Kardashians and The Office, to viral online GIFs.

Daddy Issues is blatantly honest, calling out the worst and best universal moments people share. Violet shares her journey in becoming a social media influencer, where she draws her inspiration for her countless memes, and gives us insight into how she works with brands in our exclusive interview.

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The Top 5 Online Advertising Trends Marketers Should Know

The Top 5 Online Advertising Trends Marketers Should Know

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Online Advertising Trends Show That It's Set To Become The Biggest Advertising Medium In The World

Online advertising as a vital part of the marketing landscape is nothing new. To not be focused on internet advertising in 2017 is to be woefully behind the times. As internet advertising grows and matures, though, trends and patterns are emerging that tell us about the role of internet advertising in the marketing world and about where it’s headed.

In a recent presentation for the Internet Trends Conference, Kleiner Perkins presented the top internet trends for 2017. Reviewing the state of ad spend, ad blocking, mobile growth, and more, Kleiner Perkins laid out the state of advertising in the digital realm and highlighted some key trends that speak to where it’s headed. Here are some of key takeaways and trends in online advertising.

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9 Cord Cutting Statistics That Show How Video Streaming Is The Future

9 Cord Cutting Statistics That Show How Video Streaming Is The Future

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The Top 9 Cord Cutting Statistics Marketers Should Know To Get Ahead

Opting out of cable and satellite TV is becoming increasingly common in the face of declining traditional TV and burgeoning video streaming alternatives such as Netflix and YouTube. Cord cutting has been hailed as a consumer-friendly alternative to paying for expensive subscriptions, and is changing the way that people consume media. Rather than flipping through channels on the cable box in hopes of uncovering a good watch, people are receiving personalized feeds of video content that are ad-free. Every day, cord cutting is becoming a relevant decision to households that have access to the Internet and video streaming services.

We’ve compiled the top 9 cord cutting statistics that are driving marketers away from TV to digital:

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Interview: The Incredible Origin Story Of Facebook Video Star Laura Clery

Interview: The Incredible Origin Story Of Facebook Video Star Laura Clery

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How Laura Clery Took Charge Of Her Career (And Gained Millions Of Fans In The Process)

While Instagram and YouTube may be the first platforms that come to mind when we think of influencers, Laura Clery has found a way to use Facebook Video to reach a massive audience. She’s one of Facebook’s most popular creators and her videos are known all over the globe.

After deciding to take control of her career, Clery began creating her own content. With some ingenuity and plenty of consistency, she found a loyal and engaged following of over 3 million users on Facebook. She’s known for her characters, like Ivy and Pamela Pupkin, and she’s begun working with networks like Comedy Central to produce content for other platforms, too.

We caught up with Clery at VidCon 2017 to talk about how she began creating her own work and what’s next for her. Read our exclusive interview with one of Facebook’s biggest stars to find out more.

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Not Just For Fans: VidCon From A Marketer’s Perspective

Not Just For Fans: VidCon From A Marketer’s Perspective

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The Biggest & Best VidCon Opportunities For Marketers

VidCon may be best known as a fan conference full of young people hoping to meet their favorite creators IRL, but for marketers and industry professionals, it’s so much more. With an estimated 30,000 people in attendance, VidCon 2017 was bigger than ever. Fans, creators, and industry experts met at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA, for the biggest event in online video content.

The VidCon experience is divided up into three tracks: Community, Creator, and Industry. Each track has an agenda full of specific panels, discussions, workshops, masterclasses, and keynotes tailored to its attendees' interests and needs. The Community track is largely targeted toward fans, Creator toward talent and aspiring talent, and Industry toward professionals and experts looking to learn more about the online video industry and make powerful connections.

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Will Facebook’s Long-Form Original Content Rival Netflix & YouTube Red?

Will Facebook’s Long-Form Original Content Rival Netflix & YouTube Red?

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What Facebook’s Long-Form Original Content Means For Facebook & Advertising

It wasn’t long ago that Facebook forever altered the face of online video with Facebook Live. Now, less than two years after it launched Live, Facebook is looking to change online video on Facebook again, this time with long-form original content.

Much like it did when it launched Live, Facebook is partnering with some well-known publishers and media companies like BuzzFeed, Vox, and Group Nine Media to create what Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg referred to as “anchor content” in its May 2017 earnings call. Reuters reports that the original content will come in two forms: Series of 20-30 minute episodes that Facebook will own and shorter series of 5-10 minute episodes that will be owned by publishers. Both content types will feature advertisements.

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The 8 Messaging App Statistics Advertisers Need To Consider

The 8 Messaging App Statistics Advertisers Need To Consider

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The 8 Messaging App Statistics Every CMO Should Know

If you have a smartphone, there is a 3 in 4 chance that you have a messaging app on it. Messaging apps have completely changed the way that people communicate by enabling people with different devices to connect on one platform through text and multimedia.

With messaging apps, families are able to text relatives across continents without paying high overseas calling rates and friends can send videos and music from their favorite content creators to their friends instantly. Most importantly for businesses, customers can interface with chatbots to obtain information and basic customer service quickly and seamlessly.

Messaging apps are ubiquitous in today's world. As consumers demand a more personal and efficient buying experiences, marketers will need to view theses apps as advertising opportunities. We’ve compiled the most telling statistics on messaging apps to help advertisers grasp the size of the messaging app market. 

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