Industry News

  • What is Facebook Home and Why Should You Care?

    Apr 08 , 2013

    Last week Facebook announced its newest mobile venture, Facebook Home. Is it a brand-new Facebook phone, long rumoured to be in development? Not really. Is it an app? Pretty much. Technically, Facebook Home is a series of apps that function as a new operating system for your phone, centered around Facebook. The intended demographic is, […]

  • Curve Goes to the Vancouver Social Media Awards!

    Apr 04 , 2013

    On Thursday, March 28th, some of us here at Curve Communications were lucky enough to attend The Social Media Awards in Vancouver (#SMA2013). Held at the Roundhouse Community Centre, the event was a great opportunity to meet the faces behind the Twitter handles, including Vancouver’s most well-known social media mavens such as Miss 604, Vancouver […]

  • Smaller Blogs More Effective Than Facebook, New Study Reveals

    Mar 19 , 2013

    Social media ad network, Technorati Media, recently released their 2013 Digital Influence Report. The report, which can be read here, showed that when it comes to consumer influence, blogs outrank all other social media platforms. The study also suggests that when building relationships with bloggers, brands should reach out to smaller bloggers who write for […]

  • Social Media Week (Livestream Edition)

    Feb 28 , 2013

    So if you’re in the social media industry, you might have heard that last week was the much anticipated, internationally-hosted Social Media Week. Every year, this conference attracts the best industry leaders in social media, advertising and marketing, so it isn’t surprising that events are well-attended both online and off. While I did not have […]

  • SEO

    How to Know Which Blogs You Should Work With

    Feb 18 , 2013

    If your business is looking to get some free marketing and PR, Blogs are great way to get press. People follow blogs religiously and many bloggers will be happy to post your event on their page. While not all of them have a calendar-listing page, mentioning your event will do wonders to increase your publicity.