As we draw closer to the 2020 U.S. Presidential election, we wanted to provide an update on ad spending on Facebook and Instagram. We’ll share some trends we’re seeing and recommendations for social ad placements during election time. Trends on Facebook/Instagram As of 8/27, Facebook is reporting...

Over the last couple of weeks, you’ve probably seen live videos popping up on your Facebook and Instagram timelines left and right. In fact, Facebook reports a 50% increase in Live stream usage in the last month. With fewer options for entertainment given the current global...

For additional information on the current state of social media marketing during COVID-19, please reference the previous posts: Changing Consumer Behavior and How to Adjust Your Strategy (March 16th)Organic vs Paid Social Media Marketing Before and After the Virus (March 23rd)Top Questions Brands Have About Their...

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, consumers across the world are struggling to find "the new normal." With that, brand marketers are trying to figure out how to adapt their social strategies to new social media behaviors. Key Takeaways Running paid media is ok during this...

Please see prior posts that relate to the topic of COVID-19 and Social Media Marketing: Changing Consumer Behavior and How to Adjust Your Strategy (March 16th)Organic vs Paid Social Media Marketing Before and After the Virus (March 23rd)Top Questions Brands Have About Their Social Media Strategy...

Please see prior posts: Social Media Marketing in the Midst of COVID-19 (Mar 16); andSocial Media Marketing During COVID-19: March 23 Update One week further along into our new normal and COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to climb in the United States. Federal distancing guidelines were extended until at...

One week ago today, we wrote a blog post on how to think about social media marketing during the COVID-19 outbreak around the globe. After what felt like the longest week in history, I’ve decided to update the post with the latest thinking as things...

I got an email this morning from a non-profit I work with wondering how they should think about social media marketing during the COVID-19 outbreak. It's a tricky thing as the situation is very dynamic and social media is only becoming more important as people...

You may or may not have heard about the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) and the new bill AB 375, but it’s a topic companies should be aware of. Thankfully, we’re here to break them down for you because legal isn’t fun for everyone to read. What is...