Streaming Services Rise in Relevance

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Live-streaming is more popular than ever and its’ rising viewership really does lift all platforms – A space that is dominated by Amazon’s Twitch and now Facebook Gaming who just announced their acquisition of popular streaming service Mixer. Live-streaming is a great way to connect with the younger generation while also boosting engagement of your Read the full article... Read More »

Social Media Platforms Addressing Black Lives Matter

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As protests have continued across the nation in response to the killings of George Floyd, social media has become an integral part of spreading awareness about racial discrimination across the world while also serving as a place for people to plan and coordinate protests. All of the major platforms have made statements regarding the situation Read the full article... Read More »

Support Boston’s Black-Owned Restaurants Continued

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We continued highlighting a few Black-owned restaurants local to the Boston area in this week’s post. For a list of additional businesses to support, please check out our last post here and here. One Family Diner One Family Diner is an informal diner-style place offering hearty omelets, grits & other homestyle American breakfast fare. They currently Read the full article... Read More »

Support Boston’s Black-Owned Restaurants

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As the nation continues to work towards change, one way we can continue to help is by supporting Black-owned businesses. Below we’ve highlighted a few Black-owned restaurants local to the Boston area. For a list of additional businesses to support, please check out our last post here.   Fresh Food Generation “Food To Feel Good Read the full article... Read More »

Ways We Can Help Bring Change

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  WHERE TO DONATE  George Floyd Memorial Fund Minnesota Freedom Fund Support Protestors in Every City Black Girls Code Black Visions Collective Love Land Foundation Reclaim The Block Campaign Zero Unicorn Riot Know Your Rights Camp The American Civil Liberties Union Fair Fight The Committee to Protect Journalists PETITIONS TO SIGN   Hands Up Act Justice Read the full article... Read More »

Social Media Round Up: June 2020

Instagram Announces New Way To Monetize On IGTV Starting next week, Instagram will be introducing ads into IGTV their long-form video destination which celebrities and influencers alike can garner thousands if not millions of live viewers when Live. Instagram has created these new monetization opportunities to support creators’ investment in IGTV by sharing advertising revenue Read the full article... Read More »

Introducing Facebook & Instagram Shops

In a move to help businesses transition to online sales during the COVID pandemic, Facebook has released Shops for its platform.  Facebook stated that, “We want to give people a place to experience the joy of shopping versus the chore of buying. And we want to help small businesses adapt and make it easier for people Read the full article... Read More »

3 New Monday.com Features

Slack Integration The key to the perfect remote workflow is making sure the small alignments and chit-chat are not isolated from your project framework. In order to make this possible, Monday announced a new integration with Slack! You can now create new items in monday.com straight from Slack to make things even more streamlined for Read the full article... Read More »

LinkedIn Updates

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Microsoft has reported that growth on LinkedIn continues to rise, with the platform seeing “record levels of engagement” due to the overwhelming number of people who are currently out of work. According to the Microsoft FY20 Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call,  “Amidst a changing jobs market, LinkedIn’s role in creating economic opportunity for every member Read the full article... Read More »

Tips For Managing Social Media Strategy During Covid-19

Before the outbreak of Covid-19, social media teams advocated that social platforms can be more than just an avenue for marketing. They presented user data, showed growth, and served as a great form of brand awareness. Now with finding a cure for Covid-19 so prevalent they have become a powerful source of news, knowledge, and Read the full article... Read More »