Mediabistro Course

Marketing with Facebook Insights

Marketing with Facebook InsightsStarting October 2, learn how to use Facebook's analytics tool to track and optimize your marketing efforts!  Taught by the group marketing manager of social media at Microsoft/BingAds, Geoffrey Colon will show you how insights works, how to measure key performance indicators, and make your data actionable. Register now!

LivingSocial Families Launches in Six New Markets


LivingSocial is calling their expansion “parent-approved”. The daily deal company is expanding into U.S. and European cities. However, it does sound a little like a commercial, but as parent who knows, saving money this summer with kids is heaven sent. Whatever happened to just going to the park for picnic and swim?

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"There are nipples so it's NSFW." — The Best Tweeters of the Adult Film Industry

Sasha Grey

Every year the worlds of Adult film and main stream entertainment move closer together. The gap has been narrowing as adult stars get more and more opportunities to star in Hollywood pictures and social media too has helped bridge the gap as many stars are on Twitter. Here are the most interesting adult film stars to follow on Twitter- after the jump is SFW, so don’t be shy!

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4 Reasons Why Indaba Music is Dominating Socially-Driven Music Collaboration Online

indabaIt’s been over a decade since the first ever online musical collaboration took place, pioneering an entirely new way for musicians to create and share their work. Since then numerous companies have started offering services that allow artists from all over the world to collaborate with each other without having to physically share the same recording space. Sites like Tune Rooms, MixMatchMusic, Kompoz, Virtual Recording Studio and Indaba Music have enabled musicians to record and upload their own tracks, share them with other musicians, and mix entire songs together online. With over 60 000 unique monthly visitors, and endorsements by high profile musicians including Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo, Indaba Music has emerged as the dominant player in this market by a large margin. So what makes Indaba Music different? Let’s take a look at 4 major reasons why Indaba Music is shredding the competition. Read more