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Snapchat: A Look at its Acquisitions and Numbers in Latin America

Six years after Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy, CEO and CTO of Snap Inc., respectively, developed their image exchange application at Stanford University, Snapchat has become a mainstay of the millennials’ social life—successfully evolving from a scorned application for sending fleeting photos to a messaging platform with new content formats.


Fullscreen Research Suggests Gen Z Prefer Social First, Want Branded Content & Praise Influencers

What: Fullscreen’s latest research conducted by Leflein Associates  investigated media preferences and trends of Gen Z and millennials and how both generations significantly differ. Why it matters: Millennials present a higher preference for traditional platforms (including “traditional digital”) than their Gen Z counterparts. Gen Zers are shifting away from text-based online content in particular, in favor of streaming content – […]


RANKING: The Ten Most-Visited Categories of Web Content by Latin Americans

What are the most notable habits of Latin American Internet users? What are their priorities when it comes  to consuming different media? What categories do they prefer? The answers to these questions and more, according to comScore’s December 2015 rankings. Source: comScore MMX, Latin America, December 2015, Home and Work, Top Categories, PC/Laptop Only Total Unique […]


Cision to Acquire PR Newswire, Creating a Leading Global Communications Platform

What: Cision and PR Newswire announced intent to combine, creating a leading global communications platform. UBM, the British business-events organizer, has agreed to sell the news-release distribution service PR Newswire to Cision for $841 million. Why it matters: With proposed acquisition of PR Newswire, Cision further expands its PR, social media and analytics offerings. The transaction is […]


Skyword Expands into Paid Amplification Services

Skyword has expanded its offerings to include paid amplification of social media content. Andrew Wheeler, senior vice president of strategic services, calls the new offering “a natural extension that enables us to continue to help our clients expand their reach and build audiences.” Skyword provides a cloud-based software platform that lets brands identify content creators […]


LINKAGE: Everything Becomes Even More Digital – Time Inc, Adidas, Luxury Brands…

Programmatic buying for Time print; Adidas explains how to really align IT and marketing; and SMBs turn to social media marketing while luxury brands are wary. Time’s print goes programmatic Time Inc. has jumped on the programmatic bandwagon, allowing advertisers to buy print audience segments in an automated marketplace. The offering comes with post-campaign measurement […]


Research: 2015 Super Bowl Ads Social Media Impact grows by 27%

2015 Super Bowl Ads substantially increased their Social Media impact compared to 2014 as measured by social actions and earned views across Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, according to data from social media real-time data provider ispot.tv. Budweiser, BMW and Universal Pictures were among the top brands. For more detailed information just take a look at the tables below! Super Bowl […]


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The 5 Most Pressing Questions About Influencer Marketing Answered by Band of Insiders, Best Buy, Bimbo, and Pepsico

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During the seventh edition of the #PortadaMX summit, experts in Influencer Marketing took the stage to discuss best practices surrounding this elusive but undeniably effective tool to reach consumers. Vivian Baron, CEO and Creative Chairwoman at Band of Insiders, presented the panelists: Best Buy Mexico's E-commerce Subdirector José Camargo, Grupo Bimbo's Global Consumer Engagement Lead Giustina Trevisi, Band of Insiders' Influencer Marketing Manager Leonardo Vargas, and Pepsico/Drinkfinity's Director of Business Innovation & Marketing Yamile Elias.


Experts: Sears’ Future in Mexico Remains Bright, Implications for U.S. Hispanic Market

Experts: Sears’ Future in Mexico Remains Bright, Implications for U.S. Hispanic Market

Experts tell Portada the downfall of the storied retailer won’t affect the Sears franchise in Mexico where better merchandising and e-commerce under the management of Grupo Carso, owned by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, have built the franchise into a big hit with Mexican consumers. The implications for the U.S. Hispanic Market.


FIFA Adds Women’s Soccer Strategy

FIFA Adds Women’s Soccer Strategy

For FIFA, increased participation will mean increased interest in the women's game, leading to more marketing opportunities for brands as well.