The Rio Olympics may only be at the mid-point, but we are already awarding a gold medal in tweeting to Saturday Night Live comedian and Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones.
Listen to today’s Social Solutions show with Ken Herron (@KenHerron) and special guest co-host Paul Andrews (@vanillaweb and @businessbunker) live on CKC Global Mdeia to learn how sharing her passion and being herself got her booked on a flight to Rio to provide what is sure to be color commentary on the games, and cheer on Team USA.
Did you know native video is coming to Pinterest? Paul and I will talk about why using the top-converting social content on the top-converting social site should be part of your business’ marketing plan. This week, Google launched a dedicated page on the Rio Olympics Search Trends, which begs the question, are you taking full advantage of Google Trends for your business’ marketing?
A few weeks ago, Carol and I talked about Taylor Swift’s green snake emoji problem (hey, it’s tough being a celebrity!), and how Instagram let her try out their new comment moderation tools to help her to swat down the trolls. Instagram made it official this week, the very same tools Taylor has been using to fight off her snakes are being rolled out to all users. We’ll share why filtering your own account’s comments will be good for your business.
Right now on all of your social media accounts, you’re using text, image, and video, but are you using the once tacky (and now trendy) GIF? Paul and I will also talk about the best current practices for using live video (a.k.a., live-streaming) in your marketing.
And to close the show, we’ll introduce you to the latest way a small business owner has taken full advantage of the Pokémon Go craze and introduce you to the Pikachurro!