Instagram Ads for All

-+*For a while now, Instagram has been cautiously testing the advertising waters. With $200,000 minimum ad buys, individually negotiated orders, and direct creative approval, few business had the finances resources or time required to make Instagram part of their advertising strategy. But not anymore. Instagram is ready to do business with the rest of us…. Read more »

Millennials Increasingly Supportive of Unions

-+*New research by the Pew Research Center shows that millennials are increasingly viewing unions favorably. “The strongest supporters for unions are people under 30 years of age, people who make less than $30k a year, and African-Americans rather than whites or Hispanics,” writes Michael Byrne of the AFSCME Blog. “A challenge for unions will be… Read more »

Turn the Internet Red 2.0: HRC amps up social media profile pic campaign

-+*The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is again asking supporters to change their social media profile profiles to the red and pink equality logo as the Supreme Court prepares to hear arguments April 28 about same-sex marriage. HRC initially launched the same effort in 2013. The campaign garnered huge attention for marriage equality efforts, and the logo… Read more »

Study: Fundraising through online social networks: A field experiment on peer-to-peer solicitation

-+*Abstract from the study by Marco Castillo and Ragan Petrie from the Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science (ICES), Department of Economics, George Mason University, and Clarence Wardell from tinyGive, Inc. in Washington, DC: Two main reasons why people donate to charity are that they have been asked and asked by someone they care about. One would therefore… Read more »

Images on Twitter: Why do some attached images preview and others do not?

-+*Recently, the social media management platform, Hootsuite, announced that it will be supporting pic.twitter.com for all Hootsuite Pro users. It appears that they will also be updating this support as the default setting for image sharing from any Pro-user dashboard. @swatkinss Hey there! It will be set as the default image upload service for all… Read more »

We’re hiring a Digital Analyst (Position Filled)

-+*UPDATE: This position has been filled.  Please contact us if you would like to be considered for future opportunities. Job: Digital Analyst Description: We are seeking a dynamic, intelligent, and fun new member to join our team at Winning Mark, a digital media agency.  We work with a variety of clients, typically including those involved… Read more »

We’re Hiring a Digital Operations Specialist

-+*Job: Digital Operations Specialist Description: We are seeking a dynamic, intelligent, and fun new member to join our team at Winning Mark, a digital media agency. We work with a variety of clients, typically including those involved with advocacy, elections, public relations, and marketing. A partial list of our clients is available on our website…. Read more »

Lutheran World Relief Promotes Fair Trade

-+*During the hustle and bustle of the 2014 election, we had the privilege of working on something a little less political with Lutheran World Relief. LWR provides outstanding relief services and programs all across the world. Just one of those programs is their “Ground Up” Coffee & Cocoa Initiative. LWR gave us the opportunity to… Read more »

Video advertising on Facebook could overtake YouTube

-+*San Francisco-based Bloomberg News reporter Sarah Frier writes about the increase in video content on Facebook, and how Facebook is embracing the trend. Although Facebook launched video advertising only ten months ago, the amount of user and promotional video on Facebook’s newsfeed more than tripled this past year with more than half of U.S. Facebook… Read more »