Tag: web-culture

  • Why major brands are heading to crowdfunding sites for product development insights MashTalk

    Put a sock in it, brand Twitter!Image: bob al-greene/mashable Brands are coming for the 2020 national election, whether you like it or not. Don’t believe me? Take a look at how brand Twitter has evolved in the past few years. We started off 2017 with MoonPie, a graham cracker marshmallow dessert, telling absurd jokes on […]

  • The anatomy of the niche teen Instagram meme

    Not all memes are relatable. In fact, the best ones are the opposite. The niche meme community has spread like UNIF-brand wildfire on Instagram, with dozens of mostly teenage users posting personalized collage memes every day. (Think starter packs.) These posts aren’t meant to make you think “that’s me,” at least not in the usual […]

  • This smart feeder will stop your pets from mooching off each other

    "Hello. I also own dis."Image: The Washington Post / Getty Images I’m packing my bags and my imaginary dog, and I’m moving to Denmark immediately. Niels Martin Viuff, a Danish entrepreneur, is building an apartment complex that requires tenants to own a pupper. The dream for any dog lover.  According to a report from The […]

  • The only account Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups follows on Instagram is perfect

    Reese's, you brilliant brand, you.Image: Victor Spinelli/getty images Reese’s talent extends far beyond creating deliciously addicting peanut butter-filled cups of chocolate. Turns out, the brand is pretty social media savvy, too. A fan of the beloved candy company recently discovered that while about 100,000 people are following the brand on social media, Reese’s only follows […]

  • 17 Instagram accounts to follow in honor of this weekend’s Women’s March

    Image: gorbash varvara/shutterstock There’s no surprise that feminism was the word of the year in 2017. After 2016’s political rollercoaster, people began using their voices, platforms, and actions to demand change.  However, the overwhelming demand to stay in touch with what’s going on in the world can be exhausting especially when it comes to social […]