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What SME marketers need to know about Twitter Promote Mode

Twitter has unveiled a new ad offering dubbed Promote Mode that aims to help SME marketers advertise on Twitter.

Here's what SME marketers need to know about Promote Mode, which is currently in public beta.

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How marketers can benefit from Twitter’s new 280 character format

Yes, you’re seeing double. Twitter now affords users 280 characters for their tweets, twice the previous 140-character count maximum.

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Are there signs of hope for Twitter in Asia-Pacific?

Twitter has become a bit of punching bag for social media critics lately. User growth has stalled, revenues are down and many are starting to question its cultural relevance.

Here are some stats:

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Driven by mobile, digital overtakes TV in US ad spend for the first time

The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) this week released its numbers for ad spend in the US in 2016, and for the first time since the organization began tracking digital ad spend in 2004, spend on digital ads has surprassed spend on television ads.

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Five things to know about the possible Twitter subscription service

It only took eight some-odd years, but faced with stiff competition that has dented user growth and monetization, Twitter is finally considering a paid subscription offering.

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All the digital news stories you missed this week

This week's news is short but, like all those left-over Christmas Ferrero Rochers, incredibly sweet.

Redundancies feature heavily, as do airships and talking cars.

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Social Quarterly Q4: How four platforms are combatting online abuse

A running theme in our latest Social Media Quarterly is how platforms are reducing harassment and increasing support for users online.

For more on this topic, and the very latest news and stats from the world of social media, you can download the full report here.

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Why Lidl's Xmas 'Social Price Drop' campaign is no turkey

No matter where you shop, Christmas tends to be a big old drain on the bank balance.

Lidl, the UK’s fastest-growing supermarket, has just launched a social campaign with this in mind. 

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All the digital news stories you missed this week

This week's digital news sees plenty from the world of social media, alongside a dose of alt-right controversy and some smashing results from China.

Elsewhere, we've seen gender updates from Tinder and a lovely Rube Goldberg recruitment video from AT&T.

Dive in.

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Following Donald Trump's election, the war against algorithms has begun

Algorithms run the internet.

On Google, an algorithm determines which sites appear in search results, and where. On Facebook, an algorithm determines which content makes it into each user's News Feed.

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All the digital news stories you missed this week

This week's tinder box of digital news has included Shakespeare, Slack, AI (as usual), Vine, a humongous acquisition and Donald Trump (as usual).

Why not read it while eating some seasonally-appropriate porridge with a topping of your choice?

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What would a Twitter acquisition mean for marketers?

For weeks, rumors have been swirling that Twitter is a buy-out target.

The likelihood of a bidding war fizzled out yesterday after Disney and Google were ruled out as potential buyers, causing Twitter's share price to drop by 20%.

It leaves Salesforce as the most likely buyer, though it could mean that Twitter remains unsold.

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