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google posts racist ad on netflix: your daily distraction... you're welcome.

google posts racist ad on netflix: your daily distraction... you're welcome.
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #153 • View online

How Often Should I Post on Social Media? | Truly Social with Tara
When people ask Tara “How often should I post on social media platforms?” she usually tells them the same thing: “You can never be rich or post too much content.” This is often responded to with pushback, but in this week’s video (and LinkedIn post), Tara talks about why there is no such thing as posting too much.
"Being too rich is a problem", said no one ever. That applies to wealth of content too.
"Being too rich is a problem", said no one ever. That applies to wealth of content too.
Google Gets Mixed Up In Ad Scandal
Though Facebook has been under fire for almost a month after revealing that ads were bought by Russian agencies, and targeted to states that were crucial to the results of the 2016 US presidential election. The company might be in discussions Thursday to publicly reveal the plan to action, but it might be Google who needs to step up and explain soon.
Yikes...
Yikes...
Financial Times Gets Hip With The Kids
The Financial Times has managed to leverage Instagram Stories into 5,000 additional followers a week, according to their marketing team. By sharing information on articles live on the site (even those behind the paywall), their Instagram account has increased in engagement, followers, and reach to young people that wouldn’t usually be readers.
They've nailed exactly how to leverage their content cross-platform.
They've nailed exactly how to leverage their content cross-platform.
Dove Needs To Clean Up Their Act
WTH Dove? A brand that claims to support women of all shapes, sizes, colours and the like really missed the mark with their latest online ad. Though the Dove model has defended the advertisement, it didn’t stop the internet from skewering the beauty brand for their blatant racism.
How did a room full of adults go through a lengthy creative process just to end up with that? Unacceptable.
How did a room full of adults go through a lengthy creative process just to end up with that? Unacceptable.
Streamers Reveal Hit Shows
Netflix, Hulu and Amazon have revealed their most popular streamed shows, with very few surprises. What you might not remember, is that though these three big heavyweights in streaming are spending billions in acquiring content, YouTube is still the largest streaming site online, with 186 million users just in the US 😉.
We weren't shocked to see Narcos & Stranger Things on the list, but a little surprised by YouTube's staggering stats.
We weren't shocked to see Narcos & Stranger Things on the list, but a little surprised by YouTube's staggering stats.
The Last Jedi Divides Fans
We’ve been waiting a long time for the new Star Wars trailer here at Truly Social Headquarters. Some strong feelings we’re having right now? Porgs (hate), and Kylo Ren’s scar (love). Tell us how you feel on Twitter!
Who would have though such a cute little creature would be so polarizing?
Who would have though such a cute little creature would be so polarizing?
P.S. Today on #WorldMentalHealthDay, don’t forget to take a minute and reflect on your mental health. This article by TSI friend Martin Enault has given us a lot to think about.
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