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What’s up with Facebook Town Hall?

Near the end of March, Facebook unveiled “Town Hall”. Though not Facebook’s first foray into all things political (voter registration promotion, “I Voted” social badges, etc,), Town Hall is a major step in bridging the communications divide between representatives and their constituents. So, what exactly does Town Hall do? For a service being hailed by Mashable as “probably the best thing the social network has ever done”, Facebook’s Town Hall platform doesn’t actively do very much. Essentially, the service offers an easy way for users to look up their representatives. Facebook users input their addresses and Town Hall provides them […]

April 19, 2017 No Comments

The Penguins are Coming

As you may or may not know, each year, Google changes its search algorithm around 500- 600 times. While most of these changes are minor, Google occasionally rolls out a “major” algorithmic update (such as Google Panda and Google Penguin) affecting site search results significantly. This time, it’s Google’s Penguin 4.0 update – and it’s approaching at full speed.

July 5, 2016 No Comments

When it comes to data analysis, SQL could be your best friend.

Ever heard of the computer language SQL?

SQL stands for Structured Query Language, and to save you from confusion, it’s pronounced “Sequel.” This code is designed for managing information in a relational database management system.

June 21, 2016 No Comments

CreativeMornings Presents Jon Reiling on REALITY

One Friday morning last month, a lucky few of our Strategy team members were able to snag a ticket for CreativeMornings at the Studio Theatre in DC. We thought it was so awesome that we had to tell you about it.

June 10, 2016 No Comments