Sandbox Issue 240: Music Marketing’s Wellness and Fitness Drive
Lead: Wellness and health have never been more culturally central than now – which is clearly a good thing. And within this, music is playing its part as acts soundtrack meditation apps and playlists power gym workouts....
November 13, 2019
Report claims that Facebook could start hiding ‘like’ counts
Social networks are trying to row back on some of the unintended consequences of their key mechanics, with ‘likes’ (or at least the public display of how many times posts have been liked) particularly under the microscope....
September 3, 2019
Head of Audience & Engagement, Parlophone – Warner Music Group – London
With its broad and diverse roster of new stars and legendary artists, Warner Music Group is home to a collection of the best-known record labels in the music industry including Asylum, Atlantic, East West, Elektra, FFRR,...
May 9, 2019
Facebook ‘fesses up to Page Reach inaccuracies in recent months
Remember that debate around falling Page Reach counts for artists' and brands' Facebook Pages last year? It seems there was a tangible reason beyond tweaks to the social network's newsfeed algorithms.
February 25, 2013
Google unveils cost-per-engagement online ads
Google unveils cost-per-engagement online ads.
October 3, 2012
Sandbox Issue Sixty-Six: Too much too soon
Sandbox Issue 66: Online was supposed to simplify things and make the connection between creators and audiences simple and straightforward. Instead we are drowning in platform choices and the frantic need to maintain them.
August 9, 2012
Eminem has 60m Facebook Likes, but talk-about status lags
Only 292k people are talking about Eminem's Page on Facebook – defined as the 'number of unique people who created a story about the Page' on the social network. Meanwhile, 1m people are talking about Rihanna, 1.2m about...
August 2, 2012
Google+ failing to engage users claims study
Much of the public discourse about Google+ is anecdotal: people think Google's social network is a ghost town, but don't have the stats to back it up. Now analytics firm RJ Metrics has tried to provide some data
May 16, 2012