The Digital Life of American Teens – Games, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Tumblr, Youtube, Vine & others
The Digital Life of American Teens on Snapchat, Tumblr, Youtube, Vine, Games, Instagram, Twitter & others.
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Fastest Growing Apps in the world – Vine, Flickr, Instagram, Whatsapp, Facebook, Skype, Youtube, Twitter, Foursquare, Facebook Messenger & others
Twitter’s vine is the fastest growing app in the world. Its user base grew 403% between Q1’13 & Q3’13. With millions of users, vine has become a popular tool for marketers. Many marketers are using vine videos to connect with their customers & also for promotions. Flickr & Instagram are in the 2nd & 3rd positions with a growth of 146% & 130% respectively. Top 3 apps are related to Video/Pics Sharing. Whats app & Facebook Messenger are chat related apps with a growth of 123% & 107% respectively. Amongst the social media sites, Facebook, Twitter & Youtube are in the list.
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With the introduction of Instagram videos, the social media video war has begun between Instagram & Vine. Twitter first introduced Vine videos which became a big hit for Twitter. Vine received great reviews & its membership base kept growing. First with the iOS app & then app for andorid was introduced. Instagram, primarily a photo app, also came out with videos. The initial response to Instagram videos was great with millions of videos uploaded. Some of the important differences between the 2 are
1) Video Length : Instagram – 15 sec & Vine – 6 seconds
2) Filters : Instagram – yes & Vine – No
3) Image Stabilization : Instagram – yes & Vine – No
4) Cover Frame : Instagram – yes & Vine – No
5) Embeddable : Instagram – Yes & Vine – yes
6) Photo Map : Instagram – yes & Vine – No
7) Geotagging : Instagram – Yes & Vine – Yes
8) Looping : Instagram – No & Vine – yes
Brands have already started using both the instagram & vine videos for marketing activities. Several promotions have been done on Vine using crowdsourcing. Movies are releasing clips on Instagram & Vine. Recently Steve Jobs movie, Jobs, has been released on Instagram. Honda is using Vine to respond to specific customer tweets.
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How Brands are using Instagram & Vine Videos as a Marketing tool? – #JobsInstagramTrailer & #wantnewcar
Instagram & Vine videos have become the new tool for marketers to use in advertising, promotion & makrketing activities. Many brands have already joined the short duration videos bandwagon to reach customers. Short videos of the yet to be released movies are being shown on Instagram & Vine. New Steve Jobs movie trailer is available on Instagram. Open Road Films created the Jobs trailer specifically for the platform.
Honda is planning to use Vine to respond to customer tweets. They would be using the hashtag #wantnewcar to respond to select tweets. This will encourage users to swap their old cars for new Hondas & this is done by Honda as part of their Summer clearance sale. The vine videos will be customized to each users feedback.
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President Obama has debuted on Instagram with the opening of an official White House account on Wednesday. There are instagram Videos as well & have received thousands of likes. Since Obama’s election in 2008, the White house has been active on many social media networks. Obama has been successful in using Social media for winning in the elections.
There is also a social hub on White house website listing all the social media profiles & showing how President Obama is committed to making this the most open and participatory administration. You can join online events with the White House officials, asking questions & also participate in various activities. On these profiles you’ll find news from the blog, behind-the-scenes photos/videos & other interesting stuff.
- The White House has an offical Pinterest page with 179 pins & 9 boards.
- The White House joined Tumble in 2013 & the official page is at
- The White House Instagram has got 78824 followers & 7 photos has been posted.
- The White House has a channel on Vimeo with 4,597 followers & 847 videos
- The White house joined Youtube during his inauguration in 2009 & have posted thousands of videos & with thousands of followers
- White House on Facebook
- White House on Pinterest
- White House on Instagram
- White House on Tumblr
- White House on Vimeo
- White House on Google+
- White House on Twitter
- White House on Youtube
- White House on Flickr
- White House on Linkedin
- White House on Scribd
- White House on Slideshare
- White House on Foursquare
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Nitrogram, the instagram platform for brands, has published the statistics for brands on Instagram. The Nitrogram 50 lists the most popular brands on Instagram. The ranking is based on the Audience of their account (Followers) as well as the number of posts on their hashtag (Contributors).
More than 400 brands across all industries like appearel, fmcg, luxury, tourism, media cars, food & others have been added to the Nitrogram 50 list. Nike, Starbucks, Forever 21, Adidas & Top Shop occupy the top 5 positions on the list. For each brand, followers growth & posts growth information is also available. There is also information on fastest growing brand & largest brand hashtag on the site. Stats based on today, last 7 days, last 30 days is available with rank, account followers & posts on hashtag.
Nike belongs to Apparel & sports categories with 1,691,507 followers & 13,367,453 posts. Starbucks belonging to beverages with 1,319,608 followers & 3,054,686 posts.
Complete list can be accessed at Nitrogram 50
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Here is a new Reality show, Summer Break, which will be available on social media like twitter, instagram, tumblr. This is going to be the first reality show not on TV. This tracks lives of 9 teenagers who enjoy their summer break before they go to college. You can check their daily updates as it will be posted on twitter, instagram & tumblr. Within 24 hours of event happening, there will be 60-second daily episodes produced by professionals that will be posted on YouTube. The cast consists of five guys – Connor, Kostas, Zaq, Trevis, Ray & four girls – Clara, Lena, Alex, Nia.
With mobile dominating the lives of teens, this show provides a perfect platform to track their lives on mobile devices through social networks. Pics, tweets, shares & updates rule the lives of teenagers. The budget for this is around $5 million dollars & is sponsored by AT&T. This is the first such social media reality show & will be watched closely on how successful it will be.
- SummerBreak Twitter
- SummerBreak Instagram
- SummerBreak Tumblr
- SummerBreak Youtube
- SummerBreak Members
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Bored of annual reports on PDF or Power point..? You can try instagram, pinterest or Tumblr. Calgary Zoo has made use of Instagram to present their 2012 annual report. You can check their entire report published through beautiful photos & captions on Instagram. This is a very innovative method of using photo sharing apps for publishing your annual report. Some of the ways in which this makes the report stand out in the crowd are
1) The pictures with information is easy to follow & understand. The visual way of communication is gaining momentum across the world.
2) Pictures captures the attention of the users & can be easily followed like a story.
3) It is social. Users can like the pics & also comment. They can share the information & this helps in building visibility for the brand.
4) Pictures can be tagged with the required keywords.
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