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Electing Obama With Social Media – Episode 44

Adam and Cory Discuss the 2012 presidential election and how Barack Obama used social media to his advantage, President Obama’s photo becomes the most liked photo ever on Facebook and Twitter, how big data played a big role in predicting election results, why the election may have been Instagram’s first mainstream event, Facebook and Foursquare turn votes into real-time data, Instagram’s new web profile and what companies should know about this new feature, Google’s new Google Wallet card and how a physical card could help adoption of the mobile payment system, Foursquare’s new ratings system and why it makes Foursquare a serious competitor to Yelp, Facebook testing Pages Feed to help brands get exposure, Waze adding ads to their geo-location service and why this could be a great opportunity for small business, how to get more creative with your photography, and more!

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Facebook Opens A Store – Episode 40

Adam and Cory discuss why 2012 is the year of the mobile election and how presidential candidates are using mobile to advertise, fund raise, and register voters, Twitter’s response to the Presidential Debate and why 2nd screen viewing may play a key role in this election, how PBS took advantage of their Big Bird moment, how Twitter is shaping ads to their platform and what smart advertisers are doing to maximize the opportunity, Twitter’s new Nielsen Brand Impact polls and what they signal about the future of the social network, an interview with Seth Grimes, Facebook adding a Want button and Collections to create a Pinterest alternative and how they could combine Collections with Gifts to create a billion dollar opportunity by opening a Facebook Store, Facebook’s first ad and why they think the world is made of chairs, WebPlatform.org and what it could mean for the future of mobile development, brands that accidentally post inappropriate Tweets, why you should develop a social media emergency plan and what that plan should contain, and more.

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Deep Dive Into Pinterest – Episode 12

Adam and Cory discuss President Obama’s new Pinterest account, Justin Bieber breaking Instagram, Pinterest group board issues, Pinterest hacking for fun and for profit, Kotex engaging influencers through Pinterest, Pinterest management and measurement tools and whether it’s too early to start using them, Facebook vs blogging for your business needs, social logins and their affect on e-commerce, and Twitter’s new self-serve ad platform that they launched with American Express.

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