Social Media Contests: A Timeline of Viral Challenges

social media challenges

Social media gives people the power to connect. How people use that opportunity is up to them. We’ve seen social media react to worldwide events, spur social movements, reconnect families and more. But we’ve also seen social media leverage communication for fun. Social media contests inspire users to try new things. While some have more admirable purposes […]

The Most Popular Hashtag Of Last Week On Social Media

What was The Most Popular Hashtag Of Last Week? The answer is, might have guessed, It was all about International Women’s Day. On March 8th, Women around the world took the social media to celebrate the big day. International Women’s Day.     1. #OneDayIWill Google started a day with special initiative by setting Google Doodle […]

Emoji Hashtags: Instagram update!

And yet again, Instagram adds some new things to the popular mobile platform. 3 filters were being added today. That’s 3 more possibilities to make another great shot and share it with the world. Hooray! The filters are called Juno, Lark and Reyes.       Another and more important update on Instagram is the possibility […]

Instagram #selfieolympics

With social media being a huge part of our daily lives, the world Olympics has just gained an entire new concept. The #SelfieOlympics is a new contest on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr and Instagram. But the paradox is that the contest can’t really be won by anyone. The Selfie Olympics is all about taking the best and most creative selfie […]

Give in to hashtags – why you should be #ing?

Hashtag usage on social media

Hashtags are universally present these days in the social media sites. You get to see them on Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+, and Facebook. There was a time when ‘#’ was simply a pound sign or hash. But, with the advent of Twitter this mundane sign became an online sensation. And today, whether you are on […]

The Power of Social Media: The Thankyou Story

Thankyou is an Australian social enterprise who aims to empower everyday Australians to make a difference. They recently leveraged the power of social media to achieve a massive milestone.

The Hottest Marketing Trends to Watch in 2013

With the seemingly endless range of devices and platforms, it can be hard to keep up with where consumers are going for their information. As more and more people are using multiple devices to view channels simultaneously, marketers need to keep track of them, wherever they are.

Twitter Lingo with Mashable

On Twitter, you only have 140 characters. You better use them wisely! In case you are not literate in the social media language of Twitter, Mashable has you covered!

Twitter Tunnel: An LED interaction for #hopesforchange

What do you hope for in the world? Head over to Benevolent Society to share!   According to an article from PSFK – In conjunction with Benevolent Society, Designworks created an interactive light installation that launched at Vivid Sydney 2013. The unique sensory experience “Hundreds and Thousands” is comprised of thousands of LED lights that can be controlled individually, and […]