Social media conferences are an excellent way to learn about new strategies and approaches to social media marketing that other brands and industries are testing out. They also offer networking and exposure opportunities for all levels of marketers. Check out our top picks for social media conferences to attend...

As 2017 is quickly coming to a close, it is time to start planning for 2018. In your plans, you should begin considering which social media conferences you want to attend next year. There are a lot of different conferences to choose from and it...

Join a select group of marketing and advertising professionals and learn how to up your social media game. You’re invited to attend Social Fresh 2016, a nationally recognized conference cited by industry leaders as the best social marketing conference. Ignite Social Media's Lisa Braziel, Vice...

Building on last year's F8 announcement of "Businesses on Messenger", Facebook will probably be announcing the next phase of the project by releasing its chat bot development framework during this week's F8 conference. Facebook will be releasing new SDKs and APIs to enable developers to...

[caption id="attachment_36408" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Marc Sternberg of Brand Innovators introduces Mark Cuban at a recent BI event.[/caption]If you don't know about Brand Innovators, you probably don't work in marketing for a good sized brand. At first blush, the organization seems similar to many in the...

­This past November, I spent two days attending the Internet Summit in downtown Raleigh, NC. This is every digital guru’s mecca. On average, I drank a cup of coffee for every tweet I live-tweeted and learned an immense amount in my highly-caffeinated state. 1. Content, content, content Everyone is...

[br][br]Join Jim Tobin, President of Ignite Social Media, on Thursday, October 22 at Brand Innovators in Boston as he shares 4 specific opportunities to help brands up their content marketing efforts to generate real results. Hosted by Dunkin' Brands and Hill Holliday, Jim will be joined by representatives from Bank...