Tag: dove

by Jefferson Yen

After it was revealed Buzzfeed had deleted a post criticizing one of Dove’s ad campaigns there was speculation they had bowed to pressure from Unilever. All publications that make money from ad revenue have to face this question. What makes BuzzFeed different is how closely their own editorial resembles sponsored content. Take for instance, this […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. Facebook’s #hashtags will be great for marketers…users, not so much (GigaOm) 2. Offering NSA whistleblower Snowden aid, Wikileaks gets back in the game (NYT) 3. Keeping your data private denies you access to the latest tech (Wired) 4. WSJ: Facebook working on Flipboard-style mobile news reader (The Verge) 5. FTC reviewing Google’s Waze acquisition (AllThingsD) 6. Viral Dove ‘Sketches’ campaign takes highest award at Cannes (AdAge) […] more »

by Julie Keck

1. New Study: Parents more likely to use libraries, want more e-books in libraries than other adults (Pew Internet) 2. Washington Post trials ThingLink Mobile at White House Correspondents’ Dinner (JournalismUK) 3. Viral Video: Dove’s “Real Beauty Sketches” web-only commercial sets off debate (AllThingsD) 4. Twitter ads now available for all U.S. users (CNET) 5. […] more »