Month: December 2013

Social Media Trends to Watch for in 2014 By REFUGE Team

Posted on December 26th, 2013 Categories: Blog, Branding, Facebook, Marketing

2013 was the year for Vine, SnapChat and social analytics. Social media marketing is only going to get bigger in 2014. As year-end approaches we want to give you insight into social media trends to expect next year.   1)    Social Video is set to become a big way to market your brand in 2014. Pew Research published a report that states, “The share of online adults who watch or download videos has also grown from 69% of internet users in 2009 to 78% today, and mobile phones have become a key part of the video viewing and creating experience.” (more…)

Are You Pinning? By REFUGE Team

Posted on December 4th, 2013 Categories: Blog

Pinterest is all the craze when it comes to a favorite past time for people of all ages. If you’re not familiar with pinterest, it is essentially an online pin board where you can pin your favorite items, pictures and DIYs from the web. When a business engages on Pinterest, it is able to draw in customers from all around the world.   The newest feature to roll out from Pinterest is the “Place Pins”, this lets you place a drop pin onto a map. The Place Pin allows you put your address and phone number right on the pin (more…)