Marketing Day: June 20, 2012

Here’s our daily recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web.

From Marketing Land:

  • Facebook’s Marketing Effectiveness Backed By Two Of Its Biggest Advertisers

    Just days ahead of Facebook’s IPO, GM dropped Facebook Ads citing that they weren’t effective. While Facebook lost that $10 million dollar account lost last month, today Facebook gathered support from their two largest advertisers, Ford and Coca-Cola. Both brands stated that Facebook ads bring value to their marketing efforts. painting a much different picture in the [...]

  • Flipboard Partners Up With Google+ Thanks To New & Improved API

    Google has been very hesitant to share Google+ data with 3rd party partners. Today however, Bradley Horowitz, Google’s VP of product management, announced the integration of Google+ on Flipboard. The announcement was made at LeWeb ’12 in London. The new integration is made possible thanks to a new Google API that not only allows public data to [...]

  • Twitter Releases A Toggle-able Profile View So Users Can Hide Replies

    Sometimes when visiting a Twitter profile page users can be inundated with a list of reply Tweets to other users instead of seeing what someone is up to. This reply-heavy timeline typically ocurs during back and forth exchanges. Today Twitter has announced the release of a reply-free user profile option to help users cut through the clutter [...]

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About The Author: is Search Engine Land's News Editor and owns RustyBrick, a NY based web consulting firm. He also runs Search Engine Roundtable, a popular search blog on very advanced SEM topics. Barry's personal blog is named Cartoon Barry and he can be followed on Twitter here. For more background information on Barry, see his full bio over here.

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