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How to Use Instagram Live to Generate Leads

Interested in using more live video for your business? Wondering how Instagram Live can generate leads? Using Instagram Live stories as a lead generation tool will help you stay one step ahead of your competitors. In this article, you’ll discover three ways to use Instagram Live video to generate leads for your business. Why Use […] This post How to Use Instagram Live to Generate Leads first appeared on . – Your Guide to the Social Media Jungle

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YouTube Mobile Live Streaming: This Week in Social Media

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week YouTube Expands Mobile Live Streaming and Launches Super Chat: YouTube rolled out mobile live streaming to “every creator with more […] This post YouTube Mobile Live Streaming: This Week in Social Media first appeared on . – Your Guide to the Social Media Jungle

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Twitter claims 31 million unique viewers across 600 hours of live premium video in Q4 2016

Twitter may have missed estimates with its Q4 revenue targets and recorded a small, 4 percent year-on-year increase in its monthly active users (MAUs), but the social network’s recent push into live video streaming of big events is now a key focal point as it strives to increase its stickiness. In its letter to shareholders, Twitter revealed that 31 million unique viewers tuned in to more than 600 hours of live video across around 400 events between September and December. You may recall that last year Twitter revealed it was effectively becoming a global TV network after it won the online rights to stream Thursday night NFL games in full. It also partnered with BuzzFeed for a U.S. presidential election livestream, while other tidbits included a partnership with Disney to broadcast live footage around the launch of the new Star Wars movie. Of its Q4 live video events, Twitter says…

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[Reminder] Live webcast: How to create a single source of data truth for marketing

According to McKinsey and Forrester, an integrated marketing analytics approach can free up 15 to 20 percent of marketing spend while driving higher campaign conversions. But with four out of five marketing organizations struggling to merge their data points, it’s clear that marketers still have… Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search Marketing

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Livestream now supports simultaneous live broadcasts on YouTube, Periscope and Twitch

 Livestream is getting closer to allowing live video created on its platform to get broadcast anywhere online. Specifically, the company announced that premium and enterprise customers will be able to simulcast to non-Livestream video services that support RTMP. That means a publisher could simultaneously show a live video on YouTube, Periscope, Twitch and elsewhere. CEO Jesse Hertzberg… Read More Social – TechCrunch

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Facebook Live From the Desktop: This Week in Social Media

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week Facebook Rolls Out Ability to Broadcast Live From Desktop: Facebook shared several new tools and improvements that “give […] This post Facebook Live From the Desktop: This Week in Social Media first appeared on . – Your Guide to the Social Media Jungle

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People are gripped by this LAPD car chase streamed live on Facebook

A car chase involving Los Angeles police and an armed suspect made for nail-biting viewing on Facebook live on Monday night.  The LAPD pursued a vehicle through the streets of the San Fernando Valley and the 405 Freeway for more than 90 minutes an it was streamed live on Facebook by CBS Los Angeles. It evoked memories of that famous Bronco chase of OJ Simpson in L.A. on 17 June 1994, which went down in television history.  During last night’s chase, over 170,000 people tuned in to watch 32-year-old suspect Marcos Tulio Flores slowing and speeding up his car as multiple officers followed from behind.  Read more… More about Los Angeles, Lapd, Cars, Facebook Live, and Social Media Social Media