Zype Playout Helps Video Teams Program and Distribute IP-Delivered Linear Live Streams

Zype to Debut New Solution at NAB Show for Creating IP-Delivered Linear Live Streams to Distribute to O&O Websites and Video Apps, as Well as Video Streaming Destinations like Twitch, YouTube, SlingTV, and More Zype, the leader in video content management and distribution infrastructure, introduced Zype Playout to empower VidOps teams to quickly build and launch broadcast-quality linear live IP-based streams using their existing video libraries. Zype Playout offers easy-to-use workflows for transforming playlists of…

Dos and Don’ts of Facebook Advertising for Young DTC Brands

Direct-to-consumer brands such as Casper and Warby Parker have successfully turned the world of brick-and-mortar retail on its head, but as with any new brand that enters the market, emerging DTC businesses face an expensive battle to break through the noise and capture the attention of potential customers. Facebook has shown itself to be a defensible and relevant channel when it comes to generating awareness and driving e-commerce sales. In short, it’s not wavering in its ambition to connect with 2.32 billion people and…

Selligent Marketing Cloud Expands ‘Wave’ Capabilities to Deliver Flexible Omnichannel Campaign Orchestration

“Custom Channels” Complements Existing Multi-Channel Support to Create Integrated Digital Experiences Global B2C marketing automation company Selligent Marketing Cloud announced Custom Channels, a new functionality that expands the powerful capabilities of its existing Wave Component. The typical Wave functionality allows marketers to send bulk messages in batches or “waves” via email, mobile push or SMS. Selligent Marketing Cloud’s Custom Channels extends this to third-party execution engines, including social channels…

Facebook Partner on Using UnrealFront’s Cinemagraph Ad Creative to Market Your Mobile Game

Getting mobile users to pay attention to and engage with an ad can be a challenging prospect. Rewarded video ads are designed to entice people to engage directly in return for something valuable such as in-game currency, while Playables can give a taste of the full app experience. Interstitial static ads remain popular, but such is their nature they may not get users to click through, but rather be seen more as a nuisance. There’s another ad format that could be considered though: the cinemagraph. These are still…

Metadata.io Addresses the Messy Truth of Marketing Automation — Outlines Account-based Advertising Approach that Delivers on the…

Lean and Happy Teams, Empowered Digital Agencies, "A/B Testing Is Dead," and Predictable ROI Are Just a Few of the Joys of Moving from 'Automation' to 'Automatic' Metadata.io, a startup tackling the messy truth that marketing automation requires too much manual work, today introduces an automatic approach to Account-based Advertising through the use of AI-based technology.  Founded to help B2B marketers build sales pipelines to support growth, Metadata connects to marketing and CRM platforms and operates Facebook,…

Springbot Adds Facebook Messenger to eCommerce Marketing Platform

Increasing Consumer Use of Messaging Makes the Channel a Priority for Retailers Springbot, a data-driven marketing platform for eCommerce retailers, launched Facebook Messenger Marketing as part of its all-in-one marketing automation platform. Retailers can integrate Facebook messages into automated marketing campaigns and manage them from their Springbot dashboard, a capability not readily available through traditional email marketing platforms. “More than 80 percent of adults and 90 percent of teens use messaging…

New Engen Launches Self-Service Platform for Facebook, Instagram and Search Engine Marketing

Businesses of all Sizes Can Now Take Control of Digital Advertising Campaigns to Acquire and Grow the Highest Value Customers at the Lowest Cost With its powerful technology platform, New Engen helps companies acquire and grow the highest value customers at the lowest cost across digital channels. The company unveiled its new self-service product offering, now available for Facebook, Instagram, and search engine marketing (SEM), so that marketers at companies of all sizes can manage thousands of campaigns and millions of…

Yumpingo Brings Transformative Guest Sentiment Solution Technology to Independent Restaurants in Partnership with Deliveroo

Yumpingo to Serve as Deliveroo’s Exclusive Guest Feedback Partner for 18,000 UK Restaurant Partners with the Launch of Yumpingo Go Restaurant intelligence platform Yumpingo has launched Yumpingo Go, an easy to implement solution to gather guest sentiment and actionable insights for independent restaurants specializing in one-to-five locations, with Deliveroo as its channel partner. Deliveroo has worked with Yumpingo on this bespoke Yumpingo product for the UK, with plans to expand to other markets, to provide detailed…

TapClicks Partners with Snap, Inc. to Deliver Analytics and Reporting Capabilities to Snapchat Marketers

Snapchat Ads Manager Integration Will Enable Marketers to Create Actionable Marketing Insights Using TapClicks' Unified Marketing Analytics Platform TapClicks, the global SaaS leader in marketing analytics, reporting, orders and workflow, announced a strategic partnership with Snap, Inc. to integrate Snapchat into the TapClicks Connector Marketplace. Through this partnership, marketers using Snapchat's business services, such as ads, sponsored geofilters, lenses and more, will now be able to harness the power of the…

Frost & Sullivan Recognizes LivePerson Conversational Commerce and AI Offerings for Financial Services with “Global Customer Value…

Unique, End-To-End Approach to Conversational Commerce and AI Creates a “Seamless Experience,” Says Leading Industry Analyst Firm Following a review of conversational artificial intelligence (AI) in the financial services space, Frost & Sullivan awarded its 2018 Global Customer Value Leadership Award to LivePerson, in recognition of its unique, end-to-end approach to deploying conversational commerce and AI in brand-to-consumer communication. Some notable conclusions from Frost & Sullivan, which led them to…

Integrate Bolsters Social Solution with Facebook Integration to Help B2B Marketers Scale Pipeline and Accelerate Revenue

B2B Marketers Now Have a Real-Time Solution to Deliver Clean and Intelligent Leads from Both Facebook and LinkedIn to Sales Integrate, the leader in B2B demand orchestration, announced that it has expanded its capabilities with a solution for B2B marketers that orchestrates leads from their social demand generation programs. Following a partnership and native integration with LinkedIn, Integrate has now launched a new native connector with Facebook that allows customers to meaningfully increase the effectiveness of their…

EyeLevel.ai Pioneers New Capabilities to Deliver on Contextual Advertising

Sales and Marketing Teams Will Excel with EyeLevel’s Technology. The Company Offers an Infusion of Relevant Advertising When Customers Converse with Chatbots Brands are struggling to sustain positive consumer sentiment of products and services that they sell. The prime reason for this is, brands publishing marketing collateral for the wrong audience. Customers are being exposed to a swarm of advertisements that are in no way related to them. Nowadays, we are seeing an increase in users skipping video commercials, marking…

NexTech Launches 3D Advertising Platform for Facebook

NexTech AR Solutions is pleased to announce it has achieved a major milestone by being able to offer eCommerce clients 3D advertising solutions on Facebook. NexTech is rapidly building out its AR-3D product offerings, including shopping, learning, video conferencing, and now ads on Facebook. With 1.5 billion people on Facebook, this new product offering is a big step forward in creating the most robust vertically integrated AR-3D offering on the market today. "NexTech is systematically building out its product offerings…

LinkedIn Live Arrives in Beta to Disrupt Online Streaming Video Marketing

Video has Powered a resurgence in engagement for LinkedIn’s 600 Million Users LinkedIn has had an epiphany! The platform will be joining other Social Media such as Facebook and Instagram in supporting Live Streaming. The company emphasized that video, just like original content and breaking news, is extremely popular as a format among users, globally. No wonder, LinkedIn decided to embed video capabilities in its ever-popular platform. The announcement this week confirms LinkedIn’s launch of live-video, allowing users…

Findit to Launch Revised App That Will Enable Sharing to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN and Other Social Networks

Findit, Inc., a Nevada corporation trading on the OTC PINK: FDIT, owns and operates the website Findit.com, prepares to launch newly revised Native App in Android and IOS through Google Play Store and Apple App Store. The App will be available in the near future with newly revised features for members and visitors to benefit from. The revised app will provide anyone who wants to download the App the option of joining Findit or not joining but being able to view the content that is being posted by Findit members.…

Local Media Consortium and Local Media Association Announce Applications Available for Facebook-Funded Branded Content Project

Project Will Help Local Media Expand and Improve Branded Content Programs Through Funding Grant The Local Media Consortium (LMC) and the Local Media Association (LMA), two of the local media industry's most innovative organizations, have announced a call for applications, inviting media organizations to apply to participate in a pilot project focused on helping local newsrooms develop revenue streams through branded content. Through an innovative partnership between the LMC and the LMA and funded by the Facebook…

OpenSlate Introduces Dynamic Brand Safety Solution for Facebook, Helping Marketers Confidently Buy In-stream Video Ads at Scale

OpenSlate Extends Content Ratings and Planning Tools into Facebook’s High-Growth Video Environment OpenSlate, the leading provider of video content ratings across the world’s largest digital platforms, announced their brand safety solution for in-stream video advertising on Facebook. OpenSlate for Facebook enables marketers to visualize, optimize and automate content targeting decisions. OpenSlate has been certified as one of the first Facebook Marketing Partners for Brand Safety and will provide advertisers with greater…

Google+ Is Dead, Long Live Google My Business

Google+, Google’s own social media platform which launched in 2011, is to shut down in April 2019 after a new leak occurred. The social channel had quite a strong start in its early days but never managed to generate sufficient interest or activity to compete with other platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn. A study from Stone Temple Consulting revealed that 90% of people registered on Google+ had never posted anything on the platform. The network was due to shut down in August 2019, but a new bug that…

Facebook Realigns Marketing Policy to Support New ‘Ethical AI’ Research

After a tumultuous year in 2018, Facebook has announced a series of new policies to shake off its position on the ethical application of AI and Data Science. While the #10YearChallenge is taking its viral flight on Instagram, Facebook has decided to move an inch close to bringing ‘ethics’ to Artificial Intelligence and related research. Yesterday, the global social media giant and personal data aggregator announced that it is partnering with the Technical University of Munich to support the incubation of an independent AI…

Metadata.io Recognized as Facebook Marketing Partner

Metadata Enables B2B Marketers to Automatically Run Account-Based Advertising Campaigns Metadata.io, the automatic account-based advertising platform for predictable B2B lead generation, announced that Facebook has recognized the company with a certified badge to be a Facebook Marketing Partner. Metadata serves B2B marketers by automatically identifying target prospects, running multivariate tests and operational tasks, and optimizing paid digital campaigns in real time to ensure marketing investments provide ROI and…