Speak Social Promo Video … We Get People Talking About Your Brand
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Speak Social Promo Video … We Get People Talking About Your Brand

Although there are a variety of projects that we’ve worked on over the past four years, if you ask our team what we do best, the answer is always “creating conversations.” This beauty of a video produced by the talented minds at Abstract Media, gives a little peek into how we set out to create a…

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How Many Hats Can You Wear on One Head?

  The other day I was having lunch at Roll On Sushi Diner in Austin, and something caught my attention. I watched as 9 or 10 people scurried about preparing food, filling drinks, taking orders and delivering bills. It took a team to complete my dining experience efficiently, and if only one person ran the…

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How Waiting Tables Made Me a Better Business Owner

You’ve likely heard the phrase in the weeds at least one time in your life. Typically it means that you’re getting lost in the details, but if you ever waited tables, this phrase means something quite different … you’re overwhelmed by tasks. It happens in the restaurant industry when a hostess seats multiple parties all…

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Twitter’s Mute Button is What Should be Muted

You can’t win them all. Sometimes you lose big. Other times, you don’t win or lose … you just stalemate yourself.  That’s exactly what Twitter did when it rolled out the mute button this week. Sure, I have fallen victim to long-winded fools who think in streams of endless tweets. People who like to write novels 140 characters…

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Influencers Spread Equal Rights on Social Media like a Fast Moving Virus

When I get to the Speak Social office in the mornings, my routine is simple: I take my laptop out of my black messenger bag, plug it in the outlet behind my desk, and open Internet Explorer (no judgments please). I have three homepages that I check regularly: CNN, Facebook and Gmail. Normally, very little…

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Resources for Understanding Millennials & How to Connect with them Online

Our President, Brad Bogus is taking the stage once again today as the final Keynote of the UPCEA conference for Marketing Professionals in the Higher Education field. For 22 years the UPCEA Marketing Seminar has brought together relevant content, inspiring speakers, and a community of professionals in the continuing education field. The great marketing minds behind…

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Au revoir, West Anderson Lane

“The house you were born in.” It’s a romantic sentiment that equates to an eternal fondness for the place where one takes his or her first breath of life. One visits the place later in life, perhaps during one’s mid-life crisis, and the memories of where one learned to walk, talk and chew with his…

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Case Study: SEO Works its Magic for Georgetown Law Office Traffic

The Dick Law Firm is a competitive law office that was being severely underserved by their traditional media spend. Shawn Dick and Stephen Hesse are accomplished defense attorneys who were simply being outspent by their competition and therefore not seeing the results. They pulled almost all of their marketing spend and decided to move it to web-based marketing. Speak Social…

Client Case Study: Black Forest Biergarten becomes The Glass Boot
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Client Case Study: Black Forest Biergarten becomes The Glass Boot

We had an interesting client problem arise last month that the Speak Social team was able to turn into a media win. We also learned quite a bit during the process of solving this problem about new tactics in the old PR game. We thought this story should be shared, and hope the lessons can be…

How Cheerios Scared the Hell Out of Their Facebook Fans
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How Cheerios Scared the Hell Out of Their Facebook Fans

The story was all over the internet on Friday, “If you like Cheerios on Facebook, you’re not allowed to sue us.” General Mills, the overseer of such brands as Chex, Cheerios, and Betty Crocker, changed its legal terms, and what followed was your typical case of the unyielding, unforgiving internet working itself into a frenzy,…

These are the 30 People you will Definitely see at SXSW  (Many of These Describe Us)
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These are the 30 People you will Definitely see at SXSW (Many of These Describe Us)

Article Courtesy:  The Thrillist Whether you plan to jump in head first or stay far, far away — it’s inevitable, SXSW is upon us. We all know that with all the innovation and fun that comes with a festival of this magnitude, so do the people… and boy do they keep coming. And coming. While it’s impossible…

Gawker Article Tells The Story of Adalia Rose & The Team that Battled Online Bullying for Her
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Gawker Article Tells The Story of Adalia Rose & The Team that Battled Online Bullying for Her

  Speak Social’s Andy Gonzalez SERVES AS one of the TEAM ADALIA ROSE Leaders   We met writer Camille Dodero at an event we co-organized called Abstract Austin. It was an art show and auction to benefit The Progeria Foundation in the name of Adalia Rose. If you don’t know the story of Adalia, it’s heartfelt, gripping, sad,…

Facebook Purchases WhatsApp (and the youth market) for $19 Billion
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Facebook Purchases WhatsApp (and the youth market) for $19 Billion

Well the financial world is reeling from the news that Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg would spend $16 Billion in cash plus both public and private stock options for one single application. To us, the reason is simple … retaining the young mind. Zuckerberg is no longer a spring chicken, he’s been at this for ten years…

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