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Category: Technology & Mobile

What Facebook’s Big Augmented Reality Plans Mean for Attractions

Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivered what many consider to be a significant blow to Snapchat’s core product concept. At the 2017 Facebook Developer’s Conference, F8, Zuckerberg announced that his social network will not only finally take the plunge into interactive camera integration, but also become a pioneer in converging social media and augmented reality (AR). From interactive […]

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3 Marketing Predictions for 2017

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After an unpredictable year in 2016, both in marketing and otherwise, it’s difficult to predict what’s coming next. In the past 12 months, we saw a complete upheaval of the way we consume information and interact with one other. All forms of communication were turned on their heads. Through the chaos, a few key marketing trends emerged […]

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Will Live Streaming NFL Replace Traditional TV Consumption?

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Back in April, The NFL and Twitter partnered up in an effort to live stream 10 Thursday Night Football games this season. Twitter beat out Facebook, Amazon, and others for the right to stream these games. This is a big win for everyone in the game: The NFL, which is proving that it can stay ahead of the curve […]

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3 Podcast Sponsorship Tips for Getting Listeners to Convert

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According to the Interactive Advertising Bureau, only 8% of podcast listeners said they bought a product or service after listening to a podcast advertisement. On the other hand, 45% of listeners polled visited a brand’s website. And 37% sought to collect more information about the advertised company/product. So what does that mean for you? It means there’s potential for successful conversion […]

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How Luxury Hotels Can Master User Generated Content

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Whether created for distribution on Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, or Twitter, user-generated content provides businesses with a low-cost, high-return marketing strategy. When done correctly, user-generated content (UGC) can be extremely effective, particularly for the hospitality industry. It’s a way to interact directly with guests, build loyalty, and some argue, raise conversion rates. Here are some ways to master user-generated content for luxury hotels: Start Things […]

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