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Social media's new matchmakers pair users with brands

Jul 11, 2014
Big brands want to advertise on the social media accounts of people with large followings. How do they find them? Enter the matchmakers.
Posted In: social media, instagram, Vine

How much are social media followers worth?

Jul 10, 2014
Advertisers are showing interest in social media stars with modest followings.
Posted In: instagram, Vine, social media

Comedy on Vine and YouTube: Bo Burnham

Sep 27, 2013
Comedian Bo Burnham talks about his new book of poems and his theory behind comedy.
Posted In: comedy, Bo Burnham, Vine, social media

Big-time brands start swinging on Vine

Aug 27, 2013
Airbnb is the latest company to experiment with Vine.
Posted In: Vine, Twitter, instagram

In online video competition, Facebook offers an extra 9 seconds

Jun 21, 2013
Vine, on Twitter, lets you make a six-second video. Instagram, on Facebook, up to 15 seconds. What's nine more seconds worth?
Posted In: instagram, Vine, Facebook

At Instagram video launch, Zuckerberg doesn't make the pitch

Jun 21, 2013
Facebook is adding videos to its photo-sharing app Instagram. It's the company's answer to Twitter's Vine app.
Posted In: instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Mark Zuckerberg

A comedy festival in 140 characters and 6 seconds: Comedy Central launches #ComedyFest

Apr 22, 2013
Twitter is launching a comedy festival in conjunction with Comedy Central, and it will all be on Twitter and Vine. How funny can you be in 140 characters and six seconds?
Posted In: Twitter, Comedy Central, comedy, Vine

Twitter's Vine makes porn video an 'editor's pick'

Jan 28, 2013
The new app, which allows users to post and share six-second-long videos, chose a pornographic video this morning as its Editor's Pick. Whoops.
Posted In: Vine, app, Twitter

Twitter offers new challenge: 6-second videos

Jan 25, 2013
Twitter disproved skeptics of the 140-character tweet. Will it be able to turn a profit from six-second videos? Its new service, Vine, will try.
Posted In: Vine, Twitter