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Rounds Lets Friends Browse the Same Web Page in a Mobile Video Hangout

HTML co-browse

The latest update to Rounds’ video chat hangout mobile app for iOS and Android includes a co-browsing feature for friends to share the same web pages while they talk. Rounds marketing director Natasha Shine-Zirkel said that the apps are designed to connect friends, not strangers, across different platforms in a safe environment. But it’s the activities that friends can share over the phone that make the hangouts more like hanging out in real life.

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Social Media 201

Social Media 201Starting October 13Social Media 201 picks up where Social Media 101 left off, to provide you with hands-on instruction for gaining likes, followers, retweets, favorites, pins, and engagement. Social media experts will teach you how to make social media marketing work for your bottom line and achieving your business goals. Register now!

Getting Your Interactive Facebook Campaign Approved [Case Study]

Ashley Boo Case Study

A little over a month ago we covered a new interactive Facebook campaign from Rounds called Ashley Boo.  Ashley Boo was the first of it’s kind—an interactive profile campaign that let you write in Ashley Boo’s status and then watch videos of her doing what you typed.  The campaign was a success at first, garnering over 88,000 videos played within hours.  But a mere seven hours after the campaign hit YouTube it was taken down by Facebook, due to violations of their Terms & Conditions.  Now Ashley Boo is back and better than ever, complying with Facebook Terms.
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