Which Facebook and Instagram creators are your friends?

Creative loafing.The social media platform has been the subject of criticism over its lack of transparency in the wake of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.But a new study has found that over 50 percent of its users have friends in common and the social media network has been aRead More

Instagram to Pay $1 Million for Creativity Edge

The mobile photo-sharing service Instagram has bought a startup that creates creative edge-focused content and will pay $1 million to acquire it, according to people familiar with the deal.Instagram, which launched in 2012, plans to spend about $3 billion in annual revenue and about $1 billion in gross revenue by 2020, the people said.The acquisitionRead More

How to get more from your creative numbers

Creative numerology isn’t just for Instagram.It’s also being used to help businesses build a better business.That’s the takeaway from a new study by social analytics company Creative Intelligence Group.The research suggests the tools are helping people make better decisions in areas like marketing, communications, and content marketing.“I think that is going to be a bigRead More