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02/22/17

Soldsie Digest – NYFW (in case you missed it), Facebook Shouts “Put Me in Coach!”, and The Oscars Go Upstream

From Soldsie

Perfect 10:  Last week’s NYFW was hit by arctic weather conditions, but we persevered in order to round up the 10 collections you need to know now!

Tax Season has arrived. We should you how to find your sales information and file your 2016 taxes.

From the Networks

Facebook takes a swing. The social media giant enters discussion to stream Major League Baseball in bid to keep pace with Twitter’s NFL streaming. Bloomberg Technology

Snapchat sees all. The temporary messaging pioneer’s ocular devices are now available online and at select pop up vending machines. CNBC

Twitter hits the deck. The short-form posting social media giant tests new Windows 10 app with features that resemble the now defunct TweetDeck. The Verge

From Everyone Else

WhatsApp “snaps” back. The international communication app adds Snapchat-style temporary statuses to its roster of features. Investopedia

Google goes “home”. The internet omnibrand’s Home device now allows voice-command shopping from brands like Target, Whole Foods, and PetSmart. Business Insider

Oscars go upstream. The Academy Awards are being live-streamed as well as telecast. Find out how you can view the broadcast without cable. CNET

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@lesportsac is about a life on the move and the active-chic accessories that come along for the ride. Founded in 1974, this brand’s fun heritage is continuously revitalized through bold collaborative partnerships along with on-trend material and color experimentation. In keeping with this forward-thinking ethos, the brand has implemented a marketing #tagteam of their Instagram account and Have2Have.it page, making the products in their posts a shoppable click away.

This issue was curated by Kibwe Chase-Marshall from the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.

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02/21/17

(in case you missed it) #NYFW #FW17

Even February’s blustery weather couldn’t tame the red hot looks presented during New York’s collections last week. Were you too timid to brave the storms? We’ve got you covered with a round-up of the ten designers from NYFW that made MAAAAAAAAJOR news. Here’s your “cheat sheet” to figuring out the labels we’ll all want to be wearing next fall.
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02/18/17

4 Ways to Make Your Flash Sale a Success

Daily deals and flash sales are proven to be effective marketing strategies with 56% of businesses seeing higher click-to-open rates on their flash sale emails compared to their yearly rate, according to a dailysale.com infographic. If you’re holding an online flash sale, here are some tips and tricks—and facts and figures—to keep in mind to ensure that you lift your sales, gain new customers, and keep them coming back. (more…)

02/14/17

Facebook Tests Pop-Up Posts and Stab Mag Connects With Surf Fans on Have2Have.it

From Soldsie

Tax Season is nigh. Learn how to find your sales information and file your 2016 taxes.

Four latest examples of brands and influencers pushing the boundaries of online marketing. Soldsie Blog.

From the Networks

Facebook tests pop-up posts, making some of your friends’ updates look like chat windows in your browser. CNET.

Snapchat will start pushing original unscripted content with a new A&E deal. TechCrunch.

Pinterest’s new visual search tech will let you create lists through your phone’s camera. Marketing Dive.

From Everyone Else

Youtube creates four original children’s shows for its kids app. Engadget.

Apple takes a big step towards wireless charging for iPhones by quietly joining the Wireless Power Consortium. Engadget.

Amazon launches a video and conferencing product for businesses. TechCrunch.

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According to @staba men’s interest magazine with a surfing slant, “surfing ain’t long-hairs and doobie-suckers no more.” Published seven times a year out of Sydney, Australia, Stab Magazine was founded by editors Derek Rielly and Sam McIntosh, formerly of Australian Surfing Life and Waves, respectively. The cerebral-yet-snarky editorial voice gives the surfing, lifestyle, and fashion rag an edge above the competition, and it’s complemented by great design and world-class photography. Today, Stab takes its 666K Instagram followers straight to the source thanks to Have2Have.it.

This issue was curated by Patrick Gartner from the team at Soldsie. Learn more about our social commerce tools on Soldsie.

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02/10/17

Flash 4: 1-4-All/It Takes 2/Appsolutely/Bills Bills Bills

Our newest editorial blog feature offers you a bi-weekly look at some of the concepts/products/people/places moving the dialogues of design/tech/style/culture forward. A great way to prime your mind to explore over the weekend!

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