What’s New With Our Marketing Partners?

Here at The Social Campfire, we like to call our Digital Marketing Clients our Partners – because that’s what we really are.

We work hand in hand with our client companies and brands, just as if we were an employed staffer in the organization. How else could we provide such creative, brand-focused service?

If an outside boutique marketing company were to provide its services – only to look like an unfit arm of the entire sales, marketing, branding, PR, and business development experience – how would that benefit the company at all? We know we must become our clients’ brands to really deliver – and that’s what drives our everyday mission.

With that said, time to spotlight what our wonderful American Marketing Partners are doing this week! It may be summer – but there are no dog days for these brands! Check them out…

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Now you can post 360-degree photos on Facebook straight from iOS camera app — 9to5Mac

It wasn’t that long ago when creating 360-degree photos that you could share with others online required special camera kit, and you had to post them on websites that supported the feature. It’s since got much easier, and as of the latest update to the iOS Facebook app, you don’t need anything more than your iPhone…

via Now you can post 360-degree photos on Facebook straight from iOS camera app — 9to5Mac

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Artificial intelligence is changing SEO faster than you think — TechCrunch

By now everyone has heard of Google’s RankBrain, the new artificial intelligence machine learning algorithm that is supposed to be the latest and greatest from Mountain View, Calif. What many of you might not realize, however, is just how fast the SEO industry is changing because of it. Read More

via Artificial intelligence is changing SEO faster than you think — TechCrunch

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5 Reasons A Small Business Blog Is A Necessity

From Business 2 Community – A small business blog is a valuable asset when it comes to marketing your business. It’s a way to compete with the larger competition. Instead of playing with hefty marketing budgets, the only thing a blog will cost is your time. It can also produce several benefits for your website and your business, whether you are in the b2c or b2b space.

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As bots multiply, get ready for ‘bot stores’ — VentureBeat

GUEST: If you live and breathe technology, you’re probably hearing a lot about chatbots lately. It seems they are everywhere, and every startup and big company is working on its own bot. Top messaging platforms are opening their doors to bots as well — from Telegram, WeChat, and Slack to the recently announced bot platforms…

via As bots multiply, get ready for ‘bot stores’ — VentureBeat

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YouTube shows off dedicated VR app for Daydream platform — TechCrunch

Google has been slowly building virtual reality-focused functionality into the YouTube app over the past year with support for 360-degree video formats, stereoscopic video, 3D audio and general Google Cardboard support. Today, YouTube, the “world’s largest collection of VR videos,” teased a complete VR-centered design that will be coming to Daydream-enabled phones. The… Read More

via YouTube shows off dedicated VR app for Daydream platform — TechCrunch