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Our list of the most compelling social media marketing campaigns of 2012 continues with an exploration of companies who “out-pinned” the competition. Yes, we’re talking Pinterest.
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The Campaign: British Midland International’s Pinterest Lottery
The Goal: To increase interest in and
Our list of the most compelling social media marketing campaigns of 2012 continues with a look at the next platform on our list: Twitter.
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The Campaign: #BullyMovie
The Goal: To create buzz around the documentary “Bully,” as well
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Rip Media Group, the explainer and whiteboard video marketing company that specializes in promoting other businesses, recently received some press of its own. CBS Money Watch, a trusted site providing advice and articles on all things business and finance, featured