Thursday, April 29, 2010
  • Coca-Cola, Facebook, Microsoft, YouTube On Social Party Line

    Facebook Fans are important, but Mich Mathews, chief marketing officer at Microsoft, told attendees at the exclusive 40-exec invitation-only PTTOW event in Dana Point, Calif. that when brands play in social, it's just as important to follow the writing on the wall, whether it's positive or nagative. ...Read the whole story

  • LivingSocial Raises $14M Financing Round

    Amid a flurry of interest in social buying startups, LivingSocial on Thursday announced the completion of a Series C financing round worth $14 million. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, along with participation from U.S. Venture Partners, Grotech Ventures, and Steve Case's Revolution, LLC. ...Read the whole story

    Quantifiable Lift With The Addition of Social Media to Advertising

    A recent joint study from Nielsen and Facebook, titled "Advertising Effectiveness: Understanding the Value of a Social Media Impression," analyzed survey data from more than 800,000 Facebook users with regard to more than 125 Facebook ad ...More