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The agency behind Biden's Instagram influencer strategy explains why its approach is the opposite of Bloomberg's meme-buying spree

Former Vice President Joe Biden is working with social-media influencers to reach a coveted audience of young voters on Instagram. The Biden campaign engaged the influencer-marketing agency Village Marketing to coordinate a #BidenTownHall campaign with six Instagram influencers this week. Business Insider spoke with Village's founder, Vickie Segar, to learn more about the campaign's strategy. Subscribe to Business Insider's influencer newsletter: Influencer Dashboard. Presumptive Democratic p...
Tags: Instagram, New York City, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Biden, Mike Bloomberg, Jerry Harris, Khadeen, Segar, Holker, Vickie Segar, Village Marketing, Ellis YouTube


The agency behind Joe Biden's Instagram influencer strategy explains why its approach is the opposite of Bloomberg's meme-buying spree

Presidential candidate Joe Biden is working with social-media influencers to reach a coveted audience of young voters on Instagram. The Biden campaign engaged the influencer-marketing agency Village Marketing to coordinate a #BidenTownHall campaign with six Instagram influencers this week.  Business Insider spoke to Village's founder, Vickie Segar, to learn more about the campaign's strategy. Subscribe to Business Insider's influencer newsletter: Influencer Dashboard. Democratic presidential ...
Tags: Instagram, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Biden, Mike Bloomberg, Jerry Harris, Khadeen, Segar, Holker, Vickie Segar, Village Marketing, Ellis YouTube


Mike Bloomberg's failed presidential campaign cost him over $1 billion. Here are some of the things the billionaire spent money on, from free booze and NYC apartments for staff to sponsored Instagram posts.

Mike Bloomberg paid staffers $6,000 a month (plus perks) while they did work that other campaigns gave to volunteers.
Tags: News, Instagram, Mike Bloomberg


Meet the self-proclaimed 'billionaire heiress,' bikini enthusiast, and GOP crusader whose dad spied on her date using a controversial facial-recognition app

New York grocery billionaire John Catsimatidis used controversial facial-recognition software created by Clearview AI to identify a man his daughter went on a date with.  Andrea Catsimatidis is a "billionaire heiress," "business bombshell," and chair of the Manhattan Republican Party, according to her Instagram account. Catsimatidis is the daughter of John Catsimatidis, the owner of New York City supermarket chain Gristedes Foods. Her father has a net worth of $3.3 billion, according to Forbes...
Tags: New York, Instagram, New York City, Trends, Walmart, Cnn, Gop, Hillary Clinton, Nba, Manhattan, John, The New York Times, John Mccain, John Kerry, Fifth Avenue, Republican


Mike Bloomberg’s campaign is polluting the internet

From doctored videos to fake quotes, the presidential candidate is muddying the water online – and it’s workingIf a dumpster is already on fire, is there any harm in throwing some more trash into it?Mike Bloomberg’s campaign has spent the last month unapologetically performing the digital equivalent of dumping buckets of fresh garbage into the trash fire that is internet discourse in 2020, apparently with little or no concern for the toxic side effects. Continue reading...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Technology, Instagram, Social Networking, Internet, Social Media, Bloomberg, US news, Mike Bloomberg, US elections 2020


Bloomberg May Be Taking Hits in the Polls, But He's Crushing the Social Media Cringe Finals

Former New York City mayor and billionaire oligarch Michael Bloomberg’s presidential campaign hasn’t had the best week since the Feb. 19 Democratic primary debate in Nevada, where he was more or less mechanically separated into meat byproducts by the rest of the field on everything from his support for stop-and-frisk…Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Elections, Science, Technology, Instagram, New York City, Social Media, Bloomberg, Nevada, 2016 Election, Michael Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, Pobodys Nerfect This Mess Is A Place


Meet the key people who are leading Mike Bloomberg's digital campaign to topple Donald Trump

Mike Bloomberg started secretive ad agency Hawkfish to aid in his presidential campaign, and it's packed with people from the worlds of politics, advertising, and technology. To beat Donald Trump, the Bloomberg campaign has hired widely from companies like Facebook, Google, and ad agencies. Business Insider identified 17 people in key roles in and around Hawkfish, including former Facebook CMO Gary Briggs, who is leading it. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Hawkfish is the digital agency...
Tags: Google, Motorola, Facebook, New York, Hollywood, Instagram, Microsoft, Obama, Kentucky, Stanford, White House, New York City, Trends, Linkedin, CMO, Nike


Bloomberg debate video sparks new concern over social media disinformation

‘Tongue-in-cheek’ clip falsely suggesting candidate silenced his rivals will not be removed from InstagramA heavily edited video of Mike Bloomberg’s performance at Wednesday’s democratic debate in Nevada has prompted fresh questions about disinformation policies on social media platforms.The video posted by the Bloomberg campaign to Instagram on Thursday paints a flattering portrait of the former New York mayor’s widely panned debate performance, showing Bloomberg’s Democratic rivals responding ...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, New York, Instagram, Social Networking, Social Media, Bloomberg, US news, Nevada, Mike Bloomberg, US elections 2020


'Can you post a meme?': Facebook changes ad rules after Bloomberg exploits loophole

Policy change involves what Facebook calls ‘branded content’, sponsored items posted by ordinary users who are typically paid by companiesFacebook decided on Friday to allow a type of paid political message that had sidestepped many of the social network’s rules governing political ads, in a reversal that highlights difficulties tech companies and regulators have in keeping up with the changing nature of paid political messages.Facebook’s policy change comes days after the Democratic presidentia...
Tags: Facebook, Technology, Instagram, Social Networking, Bloomberg, US news, US politics, Michael Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, US elections 2020


Facebook changes its ad rules over Bloomberg’s cringey memes

The Mike Bloomberg memes we’ve all seen on social media are a laugh for us, but they’re apparently giving Facebook something of a headache. The company revealed today it’s changing its rules on Instagram, and will require users to label these posts as sponsored. View this post on Instagram Great job Mike… (Yes this is really sponsored by @mikebloomberg) A post shared by Tank.Sinatra (@tank.sinatra) on Feb 12, 2020 at 5:32pm PST Facebook put out a statement to TechCrunch today on the change, sayi...
Tags: Startups, Facebook, Instagram, Social Media, Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, Instagram Great, PST Facebook


Facebook: Bloomberg campaign memes won't be classified as political ads

We've written here at Boing Boing before about Mike Bloomberg's awful memes, which the 2020 presidential hopeful's campaign machine crapped out on Facebook and Instagram this week with awful accounts like FuckJerry. Facebook said Friday it will allow 'influencers' like FuckJerry to produce sponsored content for political campaigns, as long as the posts are clearly identified as ads, but sponsored political content will not be placed in Facebook’s political Ad Library, unless they're "boosted" ...
Tags: Facebook, Post, Politics, Technology, News, Instagram, Internet, US, Bloomberg, US news, Tech News, United States, Memes, Michael Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg, Picks


Mike Bloomberg’s Odd Meme Blitz Spurs Instagram to Require Influencers to Disclose Paid Political Content

A new paid meme campaign on Instagram by billionaire Mike Bloomberg, who’s running a guerrilla bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, has prompted Facebook to clarify that influencers on the platform must disclose such arrangements. This week, Bloomberg’s presidential campaign launched a broad campaign across at least 19 top Instagram accounts with a collective […]
Tags: Facebook, News, Instagram, Bloomberg, Mike Bloomberg


Here are the memes Mike Bloomberg's presidential campaign paid influencers to post on Instagram

Mike Bloomberg's presidential campaign recently deployed ads in the form of memes all across Instagram, The New York Times reported. The memes feature screenshots of messages from the Bloomberg campaign account, poking fun at Bloomberg's public persona. We compiled a list of the memes below. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. The presidential campaign for Mike Bloomberg, the billionaire businessman and former mayor of New York City, has deployed self-deprecating memes all ac...
Tags: Instagram, New York City, Trends, Bloomberg, New York Times, Times, Donald Trump, Democratic Party, Mike Bloomberg, Josh Ostrovsky, Instagram The New York Times, Jerry Media, Mick Purzycki, Instagram The New York Times Taylor Lorenz


Facebook to Allow Paid Political Messages That Aren’t Ads

(SAN FRANCISCO) — Facebook decided Friday to allow a type of paid political message that had sidestepped many of the social network’s rules governing political ads. Its policy change comes days after presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg exploited a loophole to run such humorous messages promoting his campaign on the accounts of popular Instagram personalities followed by millions of younger people. Bloomberg’s use of the loophole and Facebook’s policy change in response underscore difficul...
Tags: Facebook, News, Instagram, Russia, Uncategorized, San Francisco, Social Media, Bloomberg, Associated Press, Jerry, Federal Election Commission, Mike Bloomberg, Seitz, Onetime, Ellen L Weintraub, Sabrina Singh


Facebook is changing its political-advertising policies on Instagram after Mike Bloomberg's campaign paid for memes on the platform (FB)

Facebook said it will allow US political candidates to sponsor branded content on Instagram, as long as they follow certain guidelines that brands currently have to adhere to. In a statement to Business Insider, Facebook said "there's a place for branded content in political discussion on our platforms," and that it will allow content as long as the influencers who post the sponsored content disclose it through specific tools on the platform. The policy comes after The New York Times reported ...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, US, NFL, Trends, New York Times, Mike Bloomberg, Business Insider Facebook, mikebloomberg Facebook, Mike Yes


‘Cool candidate’ Mike Bloomberg begs for your vote with Instagram memes

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg wants internet-savvy voters to know there’s a “cool” guy in the running — and what better way to appeal to younger audiences than memes… and Instagram. Bloomberg has contracted a bevy of influencer marketing agencies to run a satirical meme campaign in support of his election bid. Honestly, it’s not even that cringey for a paid campaign. I hate to give this boomer any credit, but some of the memes are actually kinda funny. Here are they: View this post on In...
Tags: Startups, Instagram, Mike Bloomberg, Shareables, Instagram Bloomberg


Controversy rages over Trump interference in Roger Stone case – live updates

Attorney general to testify before congress Chuck Schumer warns of ‘crisis in the rule of law in America’Help us cover the critical issues of 2020. Consider making a contribution 11.48am GMT The New York Times reports on the Instagram posts by leading meme-makers that Mike Bloomberg has bought.The self-deprecating and somewhat meta posts pretend to be screenshots of messages from the former New York mayor to the memestagrammers asking them to make memes that make him look cool. 10.56am GM...
Tags: New York, Instagram, Congress, Russia, US, World news, US news, US politics, House, New York Times, Donald Trump, Trump, Breitbart, Roger Stone, Chuck Schumer, Mike Bloomberg


Mike Bloomberg launches zany meme campaign

Presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg's billion-dollar ad spend has already upended the 2020 race to challenge Donald Trump, but yesterday's bizarre and coordinated campaign of meme-style content, published by influencers, has certainly gotten him more attention. Taylor Lorenz: Mick Purzycki is the lead strategist of the Meme 2020 project. He is also the chief executive of Jerry Media, a media and marketing company that is a powerful force in the influencer economy. The company’s portfolio incl...
Tags: Post, News, Instagram, Bloomberg, Donald Trump, Cringe, Trump, Lorenz, Mike Bloomberg, Serious Business, Taylor Lorenz, Jerry Media, Mick Purzycki, Sabrina Singh, Instagram Jerry Media


Mike Bloomberg will pay you $150 to say nice things about him

What will Bloomberg try to buy next? His campaign is quietly hiring Instagram influencers to make him seem cool Money can’t buy you friends. But it can buy you influence – or influencers, to be precise. In the latest round of “What will Mike Bloomberg buy next?” (he has already been accused of buying his way into the presidential race) Bloomberg is offering $150 a pop to Instagram influencers willing to shill for his campaign, according to the Daily Beast.The Bloomberg campaign is using the so...
Tags: New York, News, Instagram, US, Bloomberg, Tribe, Mike Bloomberg


My Choice For the Next NRA EVP is… Comments by NRA Board Member Willes Lee

Opinion NRA EVP / CEO Wayne LaPierre USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- I'm in the fight, and my choice to lead the NRA is ……I read with amused interest the recent speculation on who should lead the National Rifle Association of America if longtime stalwart Wayne LaPierre were to leave (he’s not). As a staunch defender of constitutional rights, a longtime member of the NRA and other gun rights organizations, and current board member of the NRA, I’m weighing in. My choice is Wayne LaPierre. If you are in ...
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