Posts ByJason Galliger | Tier10lab
Apple once again made history at the Flint Center for Performing Arts center yesterday with the reveal of the latest iPhones, the long-expected Apple Watch and the Apple Pay system.
In its latest round of experiments with the platform, Twitter has begun filling people’s timelines with tweets that their friends have favorited. The feature, while similar to a retweet, is much more like Facebook’s news feed and its endless stream of user likes. Since being tested, the reaction to the experiment has been mostly negative.
A new social media marketing campaign is causing chills across the country. The campaign known as the “Ice Bucket Challenge” seeks to raise awareness of ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease. The challenge involves dumping a bucket of ice-cold water on your head, posting it to social media and challenging a friend or making a donation to the ALS foundation.
These days, entering into the world of social media can seem like a daunting task. Not only does one have to build a follower base, they also have to make sure their message reaches through the “noise” to reach those with whom they want to engage.