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Graphic Images in the News: The Boston Marathon Bombing Lesson

April 15, 2013 is a day many of us will never forget, the day of the Boston Marathon Bombings. While many were there to experience the terror many of us can only identify with this terror attack by the images and coverage on our news and social media outlets. 484 more words

Social Media Ethics

The Boston Marathon Bombing: What We Can Learn

I was part of the ¼ of people who learned about the Boston Bombing from social media. Until recently (I injured cartilage in my knee) I was a very avid runner. 445 more words

Social Media

This is how HBO markets the Rapture

For those seeking an emotional lift from their TV shows, a storyline in which 2% of the world’s population has mysteriously disappeared, and those who remain drift through an unending stream of grief, emptiness and questionable sanity might be a turnoff. 625 more words

TMZ Exec Heads to Vegas Viral Content Conglomerate Remark Media

Joshua Fruhlinger, previously head of digital at celebrity news site TMZ, is joining Las Vegas-based media conglomerate Remark Media to run content.

A publicly traded digital media company, Remark is starting to expand — buying up properties like… 236 more words


Getting content viral

I have been working with my team to get one of my brands’ social media content viral. We have been huffing & puffing to achieve that for the past few months, but nothing worked. 151 more words


Up the Viral Staircase

About fifteen years ago I heard how blogging would change the world of journalism and transform the ways we consume information.

Someday every person would write a blog and traditional news gathering would soon give way to a million beautifully written first-person accounts of every important event and critical issue. 667 more words


Getting to 'Go Viral'

It is getting more and more difficult these days to narrow down what kind of content will have the capacity to become viral. There is no secret formula or step-by-step process that we as content marketers/social media managers can use when generating content to guarantee this however we can learn from analysing content that has gone viral. 168 more words

Social Media Marketing