Category: Social Media

Thoughts on Social Media

thirteen thoughts August 4

1 Twitter is considering subscription options. What are your thoughts? CEO Jack Dorsey revealed the company was not hitting revenue projections and were considering a tiered subscription plan. Frankly having a better run ad system might help. Through all the campaigns that thirteen letter has run on Twitter the results have been terrible, conversion rates (seeing your ad clicking through… Read more →

thirteen thoughts July 14

1 Have you ever heard of Tyler Blevins? Tyler plays Fortnite online using the handle Ninja. He is considered a legend in online gaming and has seen his popularity rise with that of FortNite. He was signed to an exclusive streaming deal with MIXER a Microsoft owned video game streaming platform. Microsoft creating a live streaming platform to go hand in… Read more →

thirteen thoughts July 7

1 The reason we are on social media is to see cool things we would never typically see. Like a ten year time lapse of the sun. 2 In the past Google was renowned for launching the next “social media” killer apps or features that eventually fizzled, Google+ anyone? It seems this honour is shifting to Facebook who are closing two features this coming week, both of which were… Read more →

thirteen thoughts June 30

1 So after being so excited about the new voice tweet feature on Twitter it had all but been forgotten in these parts. That is a drawback to new features on social media and a slow roll out. If you do not lay them on everyone at once no one will notice them.  2 Instagram is like this with filters… Read more →

thirteen thoughts June 23

1. There can be to much Twitter, it is the preferred social media in these parts and makes for easy content on thirteen thoughts so we will see how Twitter free this week can be.  2. There have been some desktop changes to Instagram. The beauty of Instagram was that it was a truly mobile platform. You had to use… Read more →

thirteen thoughts June 9

1. Black Out Tuesday June 2 was more polarizing than the good it was to have brought. This was simply started as a show of solidarity by the music industry towards Black Lives Matters. It exploded beyond the music industry very quickly and this is where the backlash began.  2. With social media a lot of companies are not sure how to express… Read more →

When you Accept a Challenge…

I think there are many football fans in Canada who are happy for Winnipeg right now. Winnipeg is a tough as nails city located in the middle of Canada. Toronto is 2200km to the east, Regina, a smaller city, is 600km to the west meanwhile Minneapolis is the closest major U.S city 750km to the south. So to say Winnipeg… Read more →

There Are No Free Apps

We created a quick tutorial on aging applications yesterday and moments after the video was loaded to YouTube a backlash began against one of the aging applications. Even in the video it was noted that as soon as the company asked for your log in information from a platform as an “easy to remember” log in you are paying for… Read more →