Tagged in “Social Media”

07
May

SocialVolt Charges Up AAF-KC Social Media Efforts

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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As a grassroots organization, the American Advertising Federation of Kansas City relies on the generous volunteer spirit of our members. So when it comes to our most vital communication channels, is there any surprise that we can say the same thing? For the last few years our website was hosted by our kind friends at... Read more

15
Feb

2013 ADDY Awards: The Logistical Skinny

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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Parking Highlighted in yellow on this map are all of the $2 options for parking. The closest parking garage to the entrance of the theatre is between 12th & 13th Street on Main Street, Garages 35 and 28. You will need to pay cash for parking up front. Check-in BRING YOUR TICKET! You will not be able to enter the show... Read more

25
Jun

KC Marketing and Tech Community Readies Red Carpet for MLB All-Star Game

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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As the clock ticks down to MLB's All-Star Week here in Kansas City, the KC marketing and tech community is preparing to roll out a digital red carpet via social media and mobile applications. Per our good friends at Barkley... As the 2012 MLB All-Star Game host city, Kansas City will be attracting visitors from all over the... Read more

17
Feb

2012 ADDYs: Let's Get Social

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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Are you ready for the largest annual advertising awards show in Kansas City? That's right -- the ADDYs are tomorrow night and it's sure to be another fantastic night celebrating the extraordinary creativity of our local advertising and marketing community. With over 600 attendees already registered for this annual gala... Read more

27
Oct

Digital Marketing Bootcamp

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Courtesy of Kate Walz, emfluence Digital Marketing Coordinator I recently started a boxing class. I love it, but when the instructor isn’t looking, sometimes I get tired and don’t protect my face like I should. Fortunately, my instructor reminds me verbally, not with a left hook. As advertising masterminds, we know... Read more

24
Oct

Westlake Ace Hardware's Zombie Preparedness Center

Posted by Sara Soseman
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Westlake Ace Hardware's latest social media campaign can't be missed. Everyone online seems to be talking about the Zombie Preparedness Center, and the retail chain headquarted in Lenexa, KS is getting plenty of attention from the likes of AdAge, The Consumerist and The Washington Post. In case you don't spend... Read more

25
Sep

Facebook Announces More Changes, Panic Ensues

Posted by Sara Soseman
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Facebook has recently announced some of the biggest product changes in its history. Facebook is retooling the News Feed, Causes and launching Timeline, which will allow people to curate all of the information on their profiles to better share the moments in life that matter most.   At the unveiling during the f8... Read more

19
May

Odds & Ends on the Job Front

Posted by Sheree Johnson
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Looking for a job?  Here’s our latest compilation of articles, research, blog posts, links and other information that you may find useful. And don’t forget to check out our job postings – lots of great jobs from awesome firms for a variety of positions are available! Getting Your Klout Out Quantifying... Read more

03
May

WordCamp is Coming to Kansas City

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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WordCamp is coming to Kansas City on June 11th and 12th and AAF-KC is proud to lend its support as an event sponsor. Centered at Johnson County Community College, this event brings WordPress experts from all over the country together to educate entrepreneurs, freelance web designers, and non-profit leaders. Registration is $50... Read more

20
Apr

Attendees from Across the US Headed to Kansas City to Study Social Media Strategy

Posted by John Kreicbergs
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Attendees from across the US are making their way to Kansas City next week to join renowned industry analyst Jeremiah Owyang at the Social Business Summit on April 26. The event will be held at the newly-renovated Embassy Suites Kansas City, located just 5 minutes from Kansas City International Airport. Once there, they... Read more