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April 2014
Pinterest is considered to be one of the largest social networks to date, but what you may not know is that it is also one of the best visual search engines in the game. Unlike a regular search engine, Pins are categorized to make it easier for users to browse. Other search engines are based...
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How does the NBA move on after a tape of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling making racially charged comments recently surfaced? Solomon McCown President and crisis communications expert Ashley McCown offers some suggestions for the league in PRNewser. Click here to watch the video. 
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Happy Friday, social media aficionados! As we wind down another productive week, it’s time to take a look at what happened this week in the digital communications world. As always, weigh in in the comments if you have a tip or trend you’d like to share! New Twitter profiles are now available: People really like...
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Solomon McCown Senior Vice President Wendy Pierce explains how real estate developers can attract tenants and buyers to their residential properties by emphasizing different elements/amenities to different groups. We all know that families, empty nesters and young professionals all live very different lives; therefore, they value different features of a property when it comes to...
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The election is still 30 months away, but the 2016 campaign has already begun. Prospective candidates are making swings through Iowa and New Hampshire and are taking stances on national issues. Super PACs are making waves as they start to garner data and money from supporters. Hillary Clinton’s Super PACs have made perhaps the biggest...
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Friday at last! As we close out another busy week, the SM& digital team has an update on all the social media news you may have missed. Like-bait no more: Facebook has yet again made changes to the algorithm that filters out what users see in their newsfeed. One significant change for brand pages? Facebook...
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Once you create a Twitter account and link it to your website your brand will become a viral sensation, right? Wrong. Social media algorithms and strategies change daily, so how do you keep your brand in the conversation on social day in and day out? Oftentimes our clients think their social media presence will develop...
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The Arlington, a historic Back Bay landmark reimagined for contemporary living, was recently featured in BostInno as the ideal luxury residence for Bostonian couples. The Arlington is SM& client Related Companies’ most recent rental development to come online in the city of Boston. Related Companies and The Congress Group repurposed the former Boston Renaissance Public...
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We’re proud to be Boston Strong. Our thoughts are with all of the victims, survivors, & first responders.
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It’s a bad week to manage social media for a major airline. American Airlines is contending with the fallout from a threat Tweeted by a 14-year-old Danish girl, who has since been arrested. Teens around the world, seeing the amount of attention she’d received, have since started directing similar messages at American and other airlines,...
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