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hurricane communicates effective news to netflix in new york: your daily distraction... you're welcome

hurricane communicates effective news to netflix in new york: your daily distraction... you're welcome
By Truly Social Inc. • Issue #124 • View online

How to Be A Better Communicator | Truly Social with Tara Hunt
At the base of all marketing is communication and, ironically, many people - even people who understand marketing - aren’t great communicators. Being a better communicator is one of the biggest challenges for everyone, from founders of companies, to sales teams, to social media marketers, to presidents and beyond. This week’s video is all about the fundamentals of learning how to communicate your ideas - focusing on becoming better communicators. Tara will be expanding on this through future episodes (she’s already working on the second in this series that focuses on communicating ideas). View the full video here.
Communication and learning to tell your story is key to making your ideas understood!
Communication and learning to tell your story is key to making your ideas understood!
HONY Takes The Big Screen
Humans of New York fans rejoice! The photo blog that spurned a book series has signed on to become one of Facebook’s new TV shows. In its new Watch feature, Humans of New York will create a 12 episode docu-series featuring interviews collected by creator Brandon Stanton over the last 4 years. Engadget. 
We're excited to see the weird, wonderful, and lovable stories of New Yorkers soon!
We're excited to see the weird, wonderful, and lovable stories of New Yorkers soon!
Snapchat Maps Harvey
Social media has played a memorable role in creating a community and source of information during many natural disasters. The Snapchat Snap Maps feature has become a hub of information following Hurricane Harvey’s landing in Texas over the weekend, as the destruction was documented live on the platform. Editors included breaking news stories that corresponded with the public snap stories, such as updates on flood warnings and affected areas. Recode.
This is an incredible way to stay in-the-know in real-time.
This is an incredible way to stay in-the-know in real-time.
Facebook Kills Fake News
In an effort announced last year to crack down on fake news, Facebook has tightened its community management strategy once again. After targeting algorithm-trickers for video posts, the social network will be preventing channels that share fake news from promoting their posts. Fact-checking site Snopes has been working with Facebook to investigate disputed links. Tech Crunch.
Those headlines are going to be featuring a whole lot more real news, and less clickbait.
Those headlines are going to be featuring a whole lot more real news, and less clickbait.
Netflix Gets Very Chill
In promotion of new show Disjointed, Netflix has launched their very own line of branded cannabis. Available exclusively to card-carrying medical marijuana prescribers at a pop-up shop in West Hollywood, the cannabis was developed to pair with their roster for the ultimate “Netflix and Chill” experience. The customized strains were created to complement Bojack Horseman, Arrested Development, Lady Dynamite, and other crowd favorites. Variety.
Netflix will definitely be receiving some higher ratings with this
Netflix will definitely be receiving some higher ratings with this
Have a wonderful Monday from the team at Truly Social!
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