Thursday, September 29, 2016
  • Digital Engagement Index

    The build up to the premiere of 'Luke Cage' combined with the official trailer release for upcoming original series 'The Crown' earned Netflix the No. 3 spot on the leaderboard. The series are set to premiere September 30 and November 4, respectively. ...Read the whole story

  • El Chavo Drinks Up California Milk

    California Milk Processor Board is getting some hammy help in encouraging Hispanics to drink milk. ...Read the whole story

  • NEW! Land O'Lakes Will Donate 11 Meals For Every Food Pic Deleted From Instagram

    Instagram users who are obsessed with food porn can do a world of good by deleting pictures of their last supper. Land O'Lakes launched "Delete To Feed" as a way to combat hunger in the United States. The concept is so simple, even I could mange it. For every food post deleted, Land O'Lakes will donate 11 meals to Feeding America, until the brand's goal of 2.75 million meals is reached. All you need to do is log into Instagram, select the photos you'd like to delete, and Land O'Lakes starts donating. Users receive a badge after deleting photos that ... ...Read the whole story

    Around The Net

    • New Twitter Owner Will Face Challenge Of Kicking Out The TrollsThe Drum

      Amidst continued reports of a plateau of its user base, a need to find other revenue streams and investment in live content streaming, Twitter has spent the last couple of years changing its team at the top without turning things around. One thing that Twitter doesn't seem to have come closer to resolving, which is at the forefront of its issues, is keeping its trolls in check. ...Read the whole story

    • Periscope Launches VIP Program VentureBeat

      Periscope is rolling out a VIP program to support the efforts of its most active broadcasters. “Through continued usage and engagement, the company promises additional resources to creators that’ll help increase the quality of their content,” Venture Beat writes. “Enrollment in the program is free, but there are some requirements that must be met, such as how many followers a creator has.” ...Read the whole story

    • Facebook Banned From Collecting WhatsApp Data In Germany

      Facebook has been told that it cannot collect WhatsApp users' data in Germany after updating its terms last month to allow information sharing with its parent company. Regulators expressed fears that the policy changes could infringe on WhatsApp users' privacy by giving Facebook access to their phone numbers, as well as information about their phones and operating systems. ...Read the whole story

    The Story On Stories: Snapchat Vs. Instagram

    I have written previous articles about how marketers should be testing, learning and quickly iterating on platforms like Snapchat and Instagram to tell their brand stories. And recently, Mary Meeker helped drive home the point about ...More