FounderFox App: Startup Central

Earlier this summer, Seattle-based entrepreneurs Kori Handy and Mitchell Porter launched the FounderFox app to help startups reach investors and media. Founders can upload a 1 to 2 minute video of their pitch and the FounderFox app selects the best videos to be posted. Porter said the app aims to “to kill off some of […]

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 […]

Meerkat: is it a hype or just a very good idea?

Have you already checked out Meerkat? One of the hottest apps of the moment? No? Shame on you. Meerkat is a video/livestream-based app, fully integrated with Twitter. Meerkat uses the social graph of Twitter – which gives them instantly a big user base to work with it. The application appeared on the web a few weeks ago. […]

Tripnary, it’

Do you have a list of all those wonderful places in the world you want to visit? Can’t decide where to go next? Here’s a possible solution to prioritise your travel. It’s called Tripnary and it’s kinda like Tinder but for travel. Through a combination of data and personal preference tells you where you should […]

FireChat: “off-the-grid” social networking app

FireChat is a new social networking app that offers a new way to chat: “off-the-grid”. We’re skeptical, but basically is works on a framework based on location. This app has a lot of potential, so we are curious to see how it evolves! According to Gigaom, “Not only is it anonymous and ephemeral — conversation […]

Everplaces App: Share your location recommendations!

Have you been bitten by the wanderlust bug? Record your travels and learn more about the locations you visit. We all have our favorite places – from vacation spots, city streets, neighborhood secrets. With the Everplaces app, you can keep a record of all the amazing places you’ve experienced and the ones you would love to […]

Ribbon App: Make plans with friends!

Ever realize you were in the same city, concert, festival, sports game, or business conference as a friend and missed the chance to connect? Ribbon is the new and exciting way to see where your friends plan to be in the future.

Bleisure Travel

More and more business travelers extend their stay at their destination for leisure purposes. This new trend is Bleisure Travel.

Social Media Apps: Happier!

Social Media is THE place to share. And the best things to share are the moments and things that make you smile and feel good. That is where Happier comes along! Happier is a new social media platform and App where – you guessed it – you share the things that make you happy!

Rebecca Minkoff: NY Fashion Week on Snapchat

Rebecca Minkoff will join a handful of brands who have used Social Media to debut their New York Fashion Week looks by debuting five to ten looks minutes before their runway show.

Instagram Ups the Video Ante

Instagram have up’d the ante of their video offering with Instagram 4.1. New changes and updates are always exciting! Usually it is bug fixes but this time there is a nifty tool that straightens your photos!

Vine Video of the Week: 5!

Will your six second video make it to our Vine video of the week posts? Share your videos with us at Growing Social Media!

Vine Video of the Week: 4!

Will your six second video make it to our Vine video of the week posts? Share your videos with us at Growing Social Media!

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.