Facebook helps by urging its users to support the victims of the April 25th 2015 earthquake in Nepal. Facebook has promised to match every dollar donated up to $2 million. As of today when you log in on Facebook you’ll see a message appear on the top of your news feed with an option to donate to the humanitarian charity International Medical Corps.
A math quiz which was first assumed to be for fifth grade students turned out to be a social media puzzle that caught the attention of bloggers, news channels and online users across the globe.
LinkedIn purchased Lynda.com, an online learning company, for $1.5 billion. With the acquisition of Lynda.com, LinkedIn has entered the growing marketing for online education and learning and will soon be able to provide its members with educational videos and courses to help develop new skills.
Happy April Fools to all our readers and search engine marketing fans.
Twitter has officially launched its Museum Week social media event on March 23, 2015. 56 Canadian institutions, including the National Gallery of Canada, the Royal Ontario Museum and the Art Gallery of Ontario, will participate in the virtual event all week long.
Last month, The Detroit Free Press reported a story about a Detroit Man named James Robertson, 56, who walked 34 km each day to and from work. The story went viral on the internet and was featured in the Toronto Star and the Toronto Sun. A crowdfunding campaign on social media raised over $300,000 and a shiny new car with insurance for him in less than a week.
LinkedIn plans to take an aggressive approach to advertising. Last month, the social media platform announced new ad formats, which includes an innovative way for advertisers to reach LinkedIn users on websites other than LinkedIn.
Google is testing a new approach that will help improve its search results and provide a better web experience for mobile users.
#TheDress: The iRISEmedia Digital Marketing team did the tech-savvy thing and joined the debate. We asked our team members a simple question: “What colour is this dress?”. Here is what each of them had to say.
Yelp alleges that Revleap has spammed businesses with unsolicited messages claiming that they can get good reviews to stick and bad reviews to go away.