3 Things Any Video Needs to Go Viral!

This is Emineo Media’s second highlight of the recent 38 New Social Media Resources recently found on Mashable.

Dan Greenberg is co-founder and CEO of social video advertising company Sharethrough, where he as worked on more than 200 campaigns for top brands such as SONY, Xbox, Victoria’s Secret and LEGO.

Marketers are investing millions of dollars in creating branded video content, from webisodes to viral videos to extended commercials. Why? To engage audiences with authentic, inspiring, entertaining content, and to encourage those viewers to share that content with their friends.

Branded video content works. Recent research conducted by Vizu revealed that viral video can be highly effective in driving purchase intent. For example, one campaign Vizu tested delivered a 110% lift in consumers’ purchase intent, with video viewers two times more likely to purchase than people who hadn’t seen the video campaign.

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7 Fantastic Free Social Media Tools for Teachers!

This is Emineo Media’s first highlight of the recent 38 New Social Media Resources recently found on Mashable.

Teachers are expanding their use of Social Media and introducing the concept in the classroom to enhance student’s creativity.

According to s resent article by Mashable: The possibilities for social media tools in the classroom are vast. In the hands of the right teacher, they can be used to engage students in creative ways, encourage collaboration and inspire discussion among even soft-spoken students. But we’ve already made our case for why teachers should consider using social media in their classrooms. What about the how? Even when people say they want to incorporate social media, they don’t always know the best ways to do so. It’s especially daunting when those efforts can affect the education of your students.

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38 New Social Media Resources You May Have Missed!

Mashable has had another busy week and they have yield another mega list of tools and resources for your reading pleasure.

Emineo Media will highlight and promote some of the 38 resources we feel will be beneficial!

Check out Mashable’s Social Media section for tips on how turn any video viral, find out why the web loves cats so much, or simply determine what kind of geek you are. Tech & Mobile is packed with tools like top blogger templates, Photoshop tutorials, and tips for beginners when it comes to PHP programming. Business rounds out the list with how to use hashtags to boost you job search, great social media management tools, and some games for learning stock market strategy.

Looking for even more social media resources?  This guide appears every weekend, and you can check out all the lists-gone-by here any time

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