• #CommexisConvo – Adam Weaver, Commexis Developer & Designer!

    Welcome to #CommexisConvo! Each week we’ll be featuring profiles of the Commexis employees who make your digital marketing campaigns soar! Today we’re speaking with our Developer & Designer Adam:  Question (Q): What’s your everyday go-to breakfast? Answer (A): A fried egg with extra sharp cheddar cheese and ranch dressing on a cinnamon raisin bagel. (Q):What’s your dream breakfast? (A): Fried unicorn with ranch dressing. (Q):If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning a medal for? (A): Virtual-Reality-based first person shooters. (Q):What’s your favorite part of being a designer and developer? (A): Being able to…

    Matt McGrorty - May 16, 2018

  • Commexis Cast – May 11, 2018: Big Improvements To Facebook Live!

    Today’s Commexis Cast discusses the latest improvements to Facebook Live including cross-posting functionality and a rewind feature! The news comes from a blog post by Facebook Product Manager Matt Labunka. The major announcement of these updates is the live cross-posting ability. Now, brands can have a Facebook Live stream to their own brand page, a sponsors page, and much more. Labunka gives an example of the World Surf League that streamed a competition on their page, while a sponsor and an athlete cross-posted it on their pages. By doing so, the World Surf League was able to acquire “more than 1.5M…

    Matt McGrorty - May 11, 2018

  • #CommexisConvo – Amy Leach, Commexis SEO Project Manager!

    Welcome to the first #CommexisConvo! Each week we’ll be featuring profiles of the Commexis employees who make your digital marketing campaigns soar! Today we’re speaking with our SEO Project Manager Amy: Question (Q): What’s your morning beverage of choice? Answer (A): I am a tea drinker in the morning. Never liked coffee. Q: What are the best and worst purchases you’ve ever made? A: This is a loaded question. I make great and terrible purchases all the time! I will generalize a bit. For best, I collect art, and so I would say that I am often most satisfied by…

    Matt McGrorty - May 09, 2018

  • Commexis Cast – May 08, 2018: Instagram Introducing Native In-App Payments!

    Today’s Commexis Cast discusses Instagram’s silently releasing in-app payment options for some US and UK users and brands. As Tech Crunch’s Josh Constine first reported from a reader tip by Genady Okrain, Instagram has updated their app to include payment options. Users can register a credit or debit card to their profile, and then crate a pin number for added security.   Dinner reservation app Resy is the first to take advantage of these new features, with some of their clients’ Instagram pages taking full advantage of the time-and-click-saving effort. Instagram also said they intend to roll this feature out…

    Matt McGrorty - May 08, 2018

  • Commexis Cast Daily – May 04, 2018: Brands Taking Advantage of the eSports Boom!

    Today’s Commexis Cast discusses three brands using eSports sponsorships to create brand awareness and target younger demographics. You may have heard your child’s screams of delight and frustration while playing Overwatch, or saw them with eyes fixed on the screen watching the League of Legends World Championship, or read their tweets about a Fortnite live stream featuring Drake (or, frankly, have seen the Fornite craze in the newspaper). Whether you’ve heard or not, eSports are becoming a massive business and a fantastic opportunity for advertisers and sponsors to get their products and services in front of a large, typically young, audience….

    Matt McGrorty - May 04, 2018