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Twitter Translator: Powered by Bing

Twitter Translator: Powered by Bing

Since its debut back in the dark ages, the Internet has done its part in bringing the corners of the world increasingly closer. Last summer during the World Cup, Twitter tested a new tool to shrink the globe just a little more: An in-app and on-site translation feature. Upon the tournament’s end, the feature disappeared without a trace. As of…read more →

Mind = Blown | The Black Mirror Effect

Mind = Blown | The Black Mirror Effect

All we’ve been able to talk about all week at ADvise Media is Black Mirror. If you haven’t had a chance to check it out, it’s a UK series that’s currently being streamed on Netflix, and it dives into the effects that technology has on our lives. There are only seven episodes, so if you’re interested in watching, savor each…read more →

How One Man Used Glitter to Go Viral This Week

How One Man Used Glitter to Go Viral This Week

If you have ever had this displeasure of dealing with glitter, you know from experience that it is the worst. This week, one entrepreneur decided to capitalize on this collective opinion by creating a website to send it to your enemies. The website, shipglittertoyourenemies.com, promises the opportunity to anonymously ruin someone’s day by sending them a glitter bomb. About the…read more →

Targeted Amber Alerts via Facebook

Targeted Amber Alerts via Facebook

With all of the selfies and semi-narcissistic status updates populating our time-consuming social media feeds, it’s easy to see social media platforms in a negative light. After all, it’s just a meaningless way to kill some time before a doctor’s appointment or keep yourself occupied at a boring party — right? Enter: Facebook. Since 2011, Facebook has had separate pages…read more →

Utilizing Content Marketing in 2015

Utilizing Content Marketing in 2015

With the new year well underway, it is time to start implementing social media and content marketing strategies for the remainder of the year. When it comes to content marketing, it is important to stay on top of innovative ideas and trends to keep your brand relevant in the minds of consumers. With a little awareness and preparation, your company…read more →

5 Reasons to Start Blogging for your Business

5 Reasons to Start Blogging for your Business

If you haven’t already started blogging for your business, you need to start right now. A huge opportunity is being missed, as blogging can add an incredible amount of value to your online presence. If you aren’t blogging for your business already, here are five reasons you should begin immediately. Establish authority Writing about topics that are relevant to your…read more →

The 5 Best Reddit AMAs From 2014 You Should Read Right Now

The 5 Best Reddit AMAs From 2014 You Should Read Right Now

If you’ve never been on Reddit, you’re missing out. Not only is it considered the “front page of the Internet,” but it’s a major hub for people all over the world – including celebrities and well-known public figures – to connect. AMAs or “Ask Me Anythings” are user-hosted and curated Q&As, held in the Ask Me Anything Subreddit. Someone might…read more →

What Are Landing Pages and Can They Help Your SEO Strategy?

What Are Landing Pages and Can They Help Your SEO Strategy?

By now most of us understand that if we want to produce an effective marketing campaign, we need to optimize our website to encourage traffic. Increasing traffic to your site is a great way to expose your product or service to many more people. Incoming traffic, however, means nothing to your bottom line if you can’t convert. When we refer…read more →

What To Look For In A SEO Company

What To Look For In A SEO Company

While many people are finally starting to understand what SEO actually is, there is still a great divide between individuals that know what legitimate search engine optimization looks like compared to improper marketing practices. As more attention is placed on the Internet and smart phones, it becomes more important by the day to have an effective and ethical SEO strategy for…read more →

When Hashtags Go Wrong

When Hashtags Go Wrong

When used properly, hashtags can be a great tool to promote your business through social media. They were created for twitter to help group similar tweets into one category, and increase visibility of posts related to trending topics as a result. Due to a higher level of exposure, using them correctly can help increase the traffic to your social media…read more →