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The Secret Sauce: Hearst Experts Share 9 Strategies for Social Media Success

It seems simple enough: Satisfying your core audience while continuing to offer trending and relevant content. A panel of social media experts with three Hearst titles — Esquire, Marie Claire, and Elle – recently tackled this subject, during a Social Media Week New York panel this month. The panel, “How Hearst’s Prestige Brands Are ‘Doing…

Media Insider: Instagram Hashtags for Every Day of the Week, WhatsApp Clones Snapchat, Blavity Wants to Be the Source for Black Millennials

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. DIGITAL TRENDS | DIGITAL TRENDS STAFF #ThrowBackThursday is Only the Start: Instagram Hashtags for Every Day of the Week In a world where the word “selfie” is part of everyday language, and your filter choice could make or break your Insta engagement, it’s…

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Media Insider: NYT Partners With Spotify, Teens Remain Loyal to Snapchat, Guardian Features Conservative Column

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round-up of media stories from the week. BLOOMBERG TECHNOLOGY | GERRY SMITH New York Times Offers Free Spotify Service to Boost Subscribers For $5 per week, New York Times digital subscribers can access the news and Spotify, the world’s largest streaming service. This new subscription bundles — which target millennial…

Media Insider: Snapchat Launches Universal Search, Facebook De-Emphasizing Live Video To Publishers, Axios Replicates Twitter

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. Snapchat Launches Universal Search To Simplify Navigation (TechCrunch) Finding content and conversations most important to you will be much easier with Snapchat’s new universal search feature. The search bar will appear at the top of the app, reports TechCrunch,…

Media Insider: WaPo to Add Jobs in 2017, 6 Big Shifts in Social Media in 2016, ABC to Create Series for Snapchat

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. ‘Profitable’ Washington Post Adding More Than Five Dozen Journalists (Politico) With so many announcements about newsroom layoffs this year, it’s reassuring to see one organization go off trend. The Washington Post, after a year profitability and growth, will be…

Media Insider: 10 Must-Know Writers on LinkedIn, “Simpsons” Writers Create Starbucks Animated Webseries, Essence and Snapchat Launch Pop-Up Discover Channel

Welcome to Media Insider, PR Newswire’s round up of journalism, blogging and freelancing stories from the week. LinkedIn Top Voices 2016: The 10 Must-Know Writers In Marketing And Social Media (LinkedIn) Writers published more than 160,000 articles on LinkedIn in 2016. The question is, of those writers, who really stood out? LinkedIn analyzed data — like…