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Brand Moves for Wednesday July 1

Eighteen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand move...
Tags: Facebook, Uber, Mark Zuckerberg, Hong Kong, UK, New York, London, Instagram, Microsoft, France, Germany, Advertising, US, Linkedin, Netflix, New York Times


Happy Canada Day #MoneyTalk

Celebrating Canada Day, under tight controls due to COVID19. Canada is doing OK for now, let's keep up the good work. Is it a 5-day weekend now?!? The post Happy Canada Day #MoneyTalk appeared first on Canadian Personal Finance Blog
Tags: Marketing, Canada, Best Of, Random Thoughts, Pandemic, Covid19


'Bar Lives Matter' concert promoted by Texas bar owner to protest coronavirus restrictions

The coronavirus is thrilled to learn that a bar owner in Texas is organizing a 'Bar Lives Matter' concert to protest the state's restrictions to slow the COVID-19 outbreak. Protesters are upset @GovAbbott shut down bars in order to help slow the spread of COVID-19. More than 30 bar owners are suing over the executive order. Protesters are demonstrating at the State Capitol and soon at the Governor’s Mansion. @KVUE pic.twitter.com/MaRSILqIxk — Jenni Lee (@JenniL_KVUE) June 30, 2020 It's pre...
Tags: Post, Texas, News, Abc, Washington Post, Bars, US news, Austin, Public Health, Dallas, Houston, The Washington Post, Stupidity, Abbott, Greg Abbott, Parker


Los Angeles County beaches CLOSED for 4th of July weekend as coronavirus spikes

Officials in Los Angeles have ordered all beaches in the county closed over the Independence Day Holiday, in hopes of slowing the accelerating coronavirus pandemic in Southern California. All beaches, piers, bike paths, and public access points to the Pacific coast in L.A. County will be closed to the public from July 3 to July 6. Today, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors announced the closure of our beaches, piers, beach bike paths, and beach access points beginning 7/3/2020 through 7/6/20...
Tags: Post, News, Los Angeles, Cbs, Pacific, Los Angeles County, LA County, KTLA, Janice Hahn, County Board of Supervisors, Bill Melugin, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19, LHS Beach Team, Jovana Lara


Coronavirus: Arizona closes bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks for 30 days

• AZ governor Ducey orders bars, gyms, theaters to close 8 p.m. tonight • Large gatherings restricted • School start delayed People not wearing masks or social distancing is why we can't have nice things. Arizona's governor today ordered all bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks in the state to close for at least 30 days as coronavirus continues to surge in the state. Effective at 8:00 p.m. tonight, we are instituting a month-long pause on the operations of bars, gyms, mov...
Tags: Post, News, US news, Public Health, Arizona, Associated Press, Ducey, Doug Ducey, Az, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19


Arizona closes bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks for 30 days as coronavirus ravages state

• AZ governor Ducey orders bars, gyms, theaters to close 8 p.m. tonight • Large gatherings restricted • School start delayed People not wearing masks or social distancing is why we can't have nice things. Arizona's governor today ordered all bars, nightclubs, gyms, movie theaters and water parks in the state to close for at least 30 days as coronavirus continues to surge in the state. Better late than never, right? Effective at 8:00 p.m. tonight, we are instituting a month-long pause on t...
Tags: Post, News, US news, Public Health, Arizona, Associated Press, Ducey, Doug Ducey, Az, Arizona Department of Liquor Licenses, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19


tmwi Supports Nationwide Study Into Spread of COVID With Sponsorship Backing

London: tmwi, a leading innovator in data and marketing whose clients include Nestle, MG and Furniture Village, have signed up as lead sponsors of a study to further research and understand the spread of Covid-19. The sponsorship comes as tmwi looks to add its support to an initiative that increases the country’s chances of getting […] The post tmwi Supports Nationwide Study Into Spread of COVID With Sponsorship Backing appeared first on Ad Tech Daily.
Tags: London, Advertising, Marketing Strategy, Press Releases, Online Media, Digital Marketing, Ad & Media Strategies, Online Advertising Challenges, Advertising Reports and Studies, Digital Intelligence, Marketing Agency, COVID-19, Covid19, Tmwi, Nestle MG and Furniture Village


COVID-19 Impact on CPMs is Over; CPMs Rising Again for App Advertisers

Back in March, when the effects of COVID-19 were just beginning to impact the global mobile app advertising market, Consumer Acquisition was one of the first companies to call out that CPMs were rapidly dropping on mobile ad networks like Facebook, Google, Admob, Chartboost, Unity and others. Back then, the company recommended that advertisers front load […] The post COVID-19 Impact on CPMs is Over; CPMs Rising Again for App Advertisers appeared first on Ad Tech Daily.
Tags: Featured, Advertising, Press Releases, Social Advertising, App Advertising, Media Buying, CPM, Ad & Media Strategies, Online Advertising Challenges, Ad Metrics, Ad Operations, Advertising Reports and Studies, Digital Intelligence, Advertising Spend, Consumer Acquisition, COVID-19


All Returning Residents must have mandatory Covid19 test results with them

The UAE government has announced pre-departure COVID-19 tests will be mandatory for returning foreign nationals with valid residence permits from July 1. The announcement was made by the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority and the Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship. Passengers without a negative test within 72 hours of departure will not […] The post All Returning Residents must have mandatory Covid19 test results with them appeared first on Dubai Expat...
Tags: Travel, Dubai, Uae, Living in Dubai, Covid19, Federal Authority for Identity


When Churches Reopen: The Mentally Vulnerable

You are reading a post in the mini-series entitled “When Churches Reopen” which I decided to write when I began seeing that some churches around the world were beginning to reopen and in reading their announcements or newsletters I began noticing that a lot of them were forgetting a few things. This post in the series is about the mentally vulnerable.It’s no secret that with the pandemic everyone’s mental health has been affected whether it’s more stress or existing mental health struggles that ...
Tags: Seo, Mental Health, Chris, Church Culture, ChurchMag, Church Life, Church and Mental Health, COVID-19, Covid19, Mental Healthcare Professional


Indian startups diversify their businesses to offset COVID-19 induced losses

E-commerce giant Flipkart is planning to launch a hyperlocal service that would enable customers to buy items from local stores and have those delivered to them in an hour and a half or less. Yatra, an online travel and hotel ticketing service, is exploring a new business line altogether: Supplying office accessories. Flipkart and Yatra are not the only firms eyeing new business categories. Dozens of firms in the country have branched out by launching new services in recent weeks, in part to ...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Ecommerce, Apps, Asia, Instagram, Education, Entertainment, India, Tech, Walmart, Zomato, Logistics, Mumbai, New Delhi, Flipkart


ChurchMag COVID Survey [Podcast #312]

We need your help!This week on the podcast we would love it if you could take a few minutes and take our COVID survey — right here!If that link isn’t working with your podcast player, here’s a directly URL: https://churchm.ag/covid-survey/The more the merrier, so please pass this along for your friends, too; we want to hear from everyone.Now, let’s roll the tape… [Subscribe via iTunes | Stitcher | RSS | Spotify | Proudly Hosted on Buzzsprout]
Tags: Podcast, Seo, Surveys, Spiritual Formation, Church Culture, Church Life, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19


How to Stay Financially Afloat During the Coronavirus Pandemic

By Brian Kantor If you’ve found yourself furloughed or unemployed due to COVID-19, or if your startup, small business, or side hustle trajectory has taken a harsh 180 in this new stay-at-home economy, this article is for you. As the founder of Pour My Party, I am always interacting with current and potential vendors and partners as I work to grow our business. Not surprisingly, I’ve gotten tons of messages and bounce backs alerting me that my contact is no longer there or has been temporarily re...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Personal Finance, Facebook, California, New York City, Sales, Economy, Brooklyn, United States, Brian, Career Advice, Freelance, Cnbc, New Job, Upwork


Swasth platform to scale up teleconsults; who the players are

The Swasth Alliance is now scaling up its telemedicine operations, and will reportedly offer free COVID-19 consultations until the pandemic eases up, according to the Times of India. First soft-launched in early May, Swasth was one of the providers for teleconsults, online medicine delivery, and diagnostic tests for COVID-19 on Aarogya Setu Mitr, a platform which featured on India’s contact tracing app Aarogya Setu. It’s worth noting that the government suspended the Aarogya Setu Mitr portal jus...
Tags: Travel, Health, News, India, Delhi, Telemedicine, Kalaari Capital, Infosys, Delhi High Court, BCG, Manipal Hospitals, Kris Gopalakrishnan, Ranjan Pai, Sharad Sharma, Gopalakrishnan, Covid19


Brand Moves for Tuesday June 23

Seventeen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand mov...
Tags: Facebook, UK, England, London, Wales, Scotland, Advertising, NFL, Unilever, Getty Images, Alaska, Delta, Patagonia, Michael Phelps, Washington Redskins, West End


Survey: How Has COVID-19 Affected Your Faith & Church?

TL;DR, we’re doing a ‘COVID faith survey’ on how COVID-19 and the associated events have affected people’s faith and their churches response. We want to see what the overall impact on Christian faith, personal spirituality and church practice has been as well as peak at the long term fruit as well. Take me to the survey It’s undeniable that COVID has been the biggest world event many of us have ever seen. There’s hardly a country which hasn’t been touched and through lockdown measures as we...
Tags: Seo, Surveys, Spiritual Formation, Church Culture, Church Life, Coronavirus, Corona Virus, COVID-19, Covid19


Data Release: The Largest Study of Out-Of-Home Traffic in Canada – Using AI-Powered Ad-Tech

Canada’s residential towers lead the return to pre-COVID normalcy Canadian elevator communication and advertising firm Vertical Impression releases findings from Canada’s largest survey of residential and office tower elevator foot traffic, showing a return to pre-COVID levels. On Monday, Vertical Impression released Canada’s most comprehensive survey of residential and commercial office tower elevator traffic, using […] The post Data Release: The Largest Study of Out-Of-Home Traffic in Canada –...
Tags: Advertising, Canada, Press Releases, Online Media, Ad & Media Strategies, Online Advertising Challenges, Advertising Reports and Studies, Digital Intelligence, COVID-19, Covid19, Covid19 Impact, Elevator Foot Traffic, Vertical Impression


Brand Moves for Monday June 22

Seventeen weeks ago, when the gravity of the situation became clear, we started daily reporting on how brands were dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. What’s now becoming clear is that the current climate is one of near-perpetual disruption. So we made the decision to keep on telling the stories of inspiring brand leadership and strategy amid the latest crises in an anxious world. Our goal remains the same: to provide an up-to-the-minute source of information, inspiration and insight on brand mov...
Tags: Apple, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Hong Kong, Japan, New York, Texas, Minneapolis, Saudi Arabia, India, New York City, Amc, Uncategorized, Advertising, Disney, US


Digital Out of Home Pioneer Ocean Outdoor Introduces Touchless Advertising Screens

London, UK: Premium digital out of home (DOOH) media owner Ocean Outdoor has announced plans to introduce touchless advertising screens which will transform audience and brand experiences post COVID-19. Ocean will be deploying mid-air haptics technology to DOOH, replacing touchscreen activity with displays and interfaces which are triggered by natural hand interactions. The virtual technology, which doesn’t require any […] The post Digital Out of Home Pioneer Ocean Outdoor Introduces Touchless A...
Tags: Advertising, Ocean, Press Releases, London UK, Ad & Media Strategies, Digital Intelligence, Ad Products, Digital Out Of Home, Dooh, Ocean Outdoor, Haptic Technology, Covid19


Canary Down The Ad Mine: Covid-19 Recovery Survey, May 2020

Marketing hit hard during pandemic, but showing signs of recovery Campaign budgets during the coronavirus pandemic have been slashed by up to 75%, it has been revealed by a new global study into the early impact of COVID-19 on the marketing industry. The Canary Report, published by market research platform Glow and strategy specialists Planning […] The post Canary Down The Ad Mine: Covid-19 Recovery Survey, May 2020 appeared first on Ad Tech Daily.
Tags: Advertising, Press Releases, Glow, Online Media, Digital Marketing, Media Buying, Advertising Industry, Ad & Media Strategies, Online Advertising Challenges, Advertising Reports and Studies, Digital Intelligence, Monetization Strategy, Ad Spending, COVID-19, COVID, Covid19


As COVID-19 surges, Apple re-closes 11 stores temporarily in Florida, Arizona, North Carolina, South Carolina

Apple will temporarily close a number of retail stores again in the U.S., as the coronavirus outbreak re-emerges as a significant threat in new areas of the country, reports Bloomberg News. About a dozen stores across four states will be closed, in areas where new positive case counts have surged higher. “Due to current COVID-19 conditions in some of the communities we serve, we are temporarily closing stores in these areas,” said Apple on Friday in a statement to Bloomberg News. “We take th...
Tags: Apple, Post, Business, Technology, News, New York City, Los Angeles, Bloomberg, Tech News, Public Health, Gop, South Carolina, Mark Gurman, Northlake Mall, Bloomberg News, Apple Stores


Fathers Day , COVID, Unsubscribe & #MoneyTalk

It will be Fathers Day coming up, and while COVID-19 seems to be under control, it is not going anywhere just yet. The post Fathers Day , COVID, Unsubscribe & #MoneyTalk appeared first on Canadian Personal Finance Blog on %%date%%
Tags: Marketing, Best Of, Random Thoughts, Pandemic, Covid19


Unemployment: 1.5 million laid-off workers seek US jobless aid in 11th straight weekly drop

Another 1.5 million people filed for unemployment benefits for the first time last week — bringing the total over the past 13 weeks to a staggering 45.7 million. READ the Department of Labor announcement here [PDF]. 1.5 million Americans filed for unemployment insurance last week, but 20.5 million are still without a job and receiving unemployment checks. Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Initial claims were 1,508,000 for the week ending 6/13 (-58,000). Insured unemployment was 20,544,00...
Tags: Post, Jobs, News, Labor, US, US news, Unemployment, Department of Labor, US Labor Department, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19, Unemployment Insurance Weekly Claims Initial


Trump tweets 6 crazy lies on Biden and Swine Flu in one single tweet

Do you remember when 120,000 Americans all died within a few months from Swine Flu and Joe Biden was president and he failed? Neither do I because it never happened. Here is what impeached and manifestly bonkers president Donald Trump said today, after waking up and watching some Fox News: Biden got failing grades and polls on his clueless handling of the Swine Flu H1N1. It was a total disaster, they had no idea what they were doing. Among the worst ever! The Swine Flu, or H1N1, killed an esti...
Tags: Post, News, Joe Biden, US news, Biden, Donald Trump, Picks, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19, Crazy Trump Tweets


Honduras: President Juan Orlando Hernandez hospitalized for COVID-19

The president of Honduras, Juan Orlando Hernandez, is hospitalized with COVID-19 and is receiving treatment for lung problems associated with the disease, said Honduran health officials on Wednesday -- one day after the Central American president's coronavirus diagnosis was revealed. While his condition is serious enough to require specialized medical care in a military hospital, including receiving medicines via intravenous drip, the president is generally in good heath, Francis Contreras, a...
Tags: Post, News, Honduras, Central America, Hernandez, Juan Orlando Hernández, Francis Contreras, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19


The Pandemic: Indigenous Perspectives on Survival, Adaptation, Rebuilding, and Preparedness

Statement released by Chief Ricardo Bharath Hernandez, Santa Rosa First Peoples Community, Arima, Trinidad & Tobago, June 16, 2020. As Amerindians/Indigenous Peoples in the Caribbean, we are historically well acquainted with a series of epidemics and pandemics. We therefore have a lot of historical experience in suffering and surviving from both local epidemics and regional […]
Tags: Anthropology, Caribbean, Trinidad And Tobago, Indigenous People, Arima, Pandemic, Santa Rosa First Peoples' Community, Coronavirus, Covid19, Chief Ricardo Bharath Hernandez, Indigenous Values, Ricardo Bharath Hernandez


COVID-19 Financial Relief Programs for Solo PR Pros

In Episode 52 of That Solo Life, we chatted with Brent Thompson of Canon Capital Management Group about the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and how solo PR pros can participate. Brent provided clear information on the program, how to apply, what to expect and the ins and outs for solos. If you are planning on applying you will need to do so by June 30, 2020. Some have found the process faster and easier with fintech solutions such as Paypal and Fundbox rather than your traditional bank. Re...
Tags: Paypal, Pr, PPP, Brent Thompson, Living the Life, Covid19, Paycheck Protection Program PPP, Solopr Pro, Financial Relief Programs, Canon Capital Management Group


Valassis Real-time Insights Inform Marketing Strategies Amid COVID-19

Proprietary Solution Draws Rich Consumer Behavior Data on Media Consumption and Interests LIVONIA, Mich. — Valassis, the leader in marketing technology and consumer engagement, released impactful insights from its proprietary Valassis Consumer Graph™, aimed at arming marketers with findings that can help them be there for consumers in relevant and timely ways during the COVID-19 global […] The post Valassis Real-time Insights Inform Marketing Strategies Amid COVID-19 appeared first on Ad Tech Da...
Tags: Advertising, Marketing Strategy, Press Releases, Digital Marketing, Ad & Media Strategies, Online Advertising Challenges, Valassis, Advertising Reports and Studies, Digital Intelligence, LIVONIA Mich Valassis, COVID-19, Covid19, Valassis Consumer Graph


When Churches Reopen: The Financially Vulnerable

You are reading a post in the mini-series entitled “When Churches Reopen”. I decided to write when I began seeing that some churches around the world were beginning to reopen. And in reading their announcements or newsletters I noticed that a lot of them were forgetting a few important things.  A lot of people have been laid off or even lost their job completely during this time.I saw many churches showing different ways to give offerings and I felt not enough expressed care and concern for th...
Tags: Seo, Church Life, COVID-19, Covid19, When Churches Reopen


Trump on coronavirus: If we stop testing right now, we’d have very few cases, if any

Surprise! Donald Trump said something stupid again today about COVID-19. "If you don't test, you don't have any cases." — Impeached United States President Donald J. Trump. .⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩, in a meeting at the White House, repeats his contention that if the US stopped testing for #coronavirus, there would be few if any cases left. pic.twitter.com/zJ0ZVJVErd — Jeff Mason (@jeffmason1) June 15, 2020 All you have to do is not test anyone. Then nobody has coronavirus. Trump: If we stop t...
Tags: Post, Politics, Texas, White House, US, US news, Public Health, United States, Donald Trump, Trump, Donald J Trump, Jeff Mason, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Covid19, NcdDEduDfn Aaron Rupar