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TWITTER CITY PH OPENS IN MIND MUSEUM

No other country embraces Twitter much more like the Philippines. Agree?

 

 The title sums up and suggests the impact of popularity of the social media platform Twitter in the Philippines; lifted from the statement of Rishi Jaitly, Vice President – Media, Asia Pacific & Middle East, Twitter, when he introduced Twitter City in the country a couple of days ago. Twitter City Philippines is the first experiential and temporary space in the Asia Pacific region, launched in Mind Museum. Installed at the The Mind Museum in a private space, #TwitterCityPH comprises of different buildings and interactive zones (i.e. a photobooth area #SelfieMuna, a classroom with the Twitter #FlightSchool training, a Twitter #Trending […]

ALDEN RICHARDS IS PRINCE ALDEN CHARMING OF SNOWCAPS

Alden Richards willing to take on-screen romance with Maine ‘Yaya Dub’ Mendoza to the next level

 

 The success of #AlDub phenomenon generated a breaking record on Twitter with 41M tweets during the charity event of the No. 1 noontime show Eat Bulaga last Saturday at the Philippine Arena with the hashtag #AlDubEBTamangPanahon, added to more reasons why fans of the split-screen and now formidable love team of Alden Richards and Main Mendoza clamor that their on-screen partnership should step up to the next level, real-life romance. Fans believe that fairy tales do come true anyway. Alden made a wonderful statement when he was asked about Maine and the possibility of going into a real and serious relationship during the Snowcaps Glutathione event where the […]

TNT LAUNCHES 2-PESO UNLI TWITTER PROMO TO CELEBRATE ALDUB FEVER

Will #ALDUBmeetsTVJ breaks last weekend’s 26M Twitter record?

 

 Last weekend, the #ALDubEBForLove hashtag made it to the Top Twitter Trending Topics reaching an all-time Philippine record of 26M tweets. That’s 43,000 tweets per minute during last weekend’s social moments. Today, netizens, mostly fans of ALDub, will surely try and attempt to break that record. The next Twitter party have been brewing over the week with another milestone in the ALDub story as Maine is headed to the Eat Bulaga studio to visit Alden–an announcement that immediately sent netizens abuzz on October 1, Thursday. To allow more Filipinos to join the live, public conversations on Twitter, TNT, the value brand of Philippine […]

DIAGRAM OF #ALDUBEBFORLOVE BASED ON TWITTER SINGAPORE DATA

Dissecting the hashtag #ALDubEBForLove 26M tweets and how it nearly broke the current Super Bowl Twitter record

 

 First, let us remind you that the most number of tweets ever recorded was the current Super Bowl Twitter record of 28.4 million set on February 1, 2015. That includes all the Twitter conversations shared online during the Super Bowl 2015 social moments. In the Philippines, and it with only one hashtag, the record-breaking Twitter Trending Topic last weekend was the #ALDubEBForLove, a fan-made official hashtag made for the purpose of engaging conversations during Eat Bulaga‘s KalyeSerye segment which shows the phenomenal split-screen romance of love team of Alden Richards and Maine ‘Yaya Dub’ Mendoza. The Twitter conversation for #ALDubEBForLove reached 26 […]

ALDUB MCDONALD'S PHOTO

There’s no stopping the AlDub phenomenon with these teaser photos from their next McDonald’s commercial

 

 Last time we checked, #ALDubEBforLove reached 25.6M (updated 6:14PM 9/27/2015) while #ItsShowtimeKapamilyaDay got 6M tweets based on Twitter Trending Topics as of September 26. It wasn’t just a battle between two noontime TV shows but also in social media where followers of the now popular AlDub phenomenon and It’s Showtime showing their support for their idols. Will be following where this battle will lead us to. Meanwhile, we’re pleased to share below teaser photos of McDonald’s next #AlDubKoTo video to be released on Monday, September 28. We will share with you the video as soon as it’s up so please stay tuned. McDonald’s […]

PERISCOPE GALLERY AROUND THE WORLD.

The beauty and creepy side, from breaking news to Paris, of Periscope

 

 Just a few days back, Twitter launched a live-streaming mobile app which everyone thought of as the best that have ever happened in social media. Periscope app was launched in March 26, just a couple of weeks after another live video streaming app, Meerkat, debuted in March 2015. Both Periscope and Meerkat became popular in the micro-blogging site Twitter and are available in iOS, but the latter has sinced dropped from the U.S. iPhone download chart. We are not here to talk about the Periscope-Meerkat rivalry. Rather focus on the beauty of this mobile streaming app and the creepy side of […]

FASHION EVOLUTION MODELS, ORGANIZERS, AND PARTNERS DURING THE METRO BLOGGER PRESS CONFERENCE AT KL TOWER IN MAKATI.

44 model finalists vie for the win at the Fashion Evolution runway model search

 

 44 finalists, 22 male and 22 female models, all vie for the win at the upcoming runway model search entitled Fashion Evolution which will be held at Century City Mall on March 28, 2015. Out of the 44 candidates, only two (1 male, 1 female) will emerge as winners at the fashion show cum runway model search.by a group of Last January, 100 hopefuls filled a go-see venue set up by an organization creatively called Metro Blogger, and only 44 were chosen to fill up the slots. Metro Blogger, with founder Jess C, aims to to serve as an avenue for disseminating information on […]

OPENSNAP APP. There's a new photo sharing app called OpenSnap that's even more fun than the ones you're using now!

Do you know that there’s a new photo sharing app called OpenSnap that’s even more fun than the ones you’re using now? You’ll gonna love it too!

 

 We recently installed a new photo sharing app called OpenSnap on our mobile devices and as early as this on, we could say that this could level with your favorite Instagram and Foursquare. Why is that so? Because OpenSnap is even more fun than the two previous mentioned. Don’t get us wrong. We are a fan of Instagram and Foursquare yet this new app from OpenRice Group, Inc. has something that these two apps can give. We mean, it’s a one application that works as photo sharing, like Instagram, and at the same time will point to your exact location, yeah like […]

Video on Instagram is now ready.

Video on Instagram is now ready for posting

 

 This has been brewing for the past week and today, the social mobile photo application Instagram announced its newest video addition, Video on Instagram is now ready for posting. As the announcement puts it this way, “something was missing for the past two and a half years,” and this is it. Fifteen seconds of stories come to life with thirteen filters to adjust the vibrancy of the videos from your mobile devices. We are excited to try this one (as of this writing, we haven’t received yet our updates). Earlier this year, another video application suddenly went high on the […]

HERO Foundation launched HERO Donation Box in line with the celebration of the 115th Independence Day of the Philippines.

HERO Foundation launched HERO Donation Box in line with the celebration of the 115th Independence Day of the Philippines

 

 The HERO Foundation launched HERO Donation Box in line with the celebration of the 115th Independence Day of the Philippines that gathered families of orphaned children of our hero soldiers who died and got injured during battles. Since 1988, Help Educate and Rear Orphans (HERO) Foundation has provided educational help in the form of stipends to children of Filipino soldiers. HERO Foundation is encouraging everyone to support their advocacy by sending these children to school. To date, there are 936 total graduates in college that HERO Foundation has achieved. More than 50 HERO Donation Boxes are to be deployed in […]

Tatt Awards 2013.

5 tips to be a responsible blogger

 

 Every now and then, we kept hearing stories of issues of bloggers who uses the social media irresponsibly and who couldn’t care less if what they are doing are unethical (e.g. gate-crashing into events, deliberately representing themselves as part of another media entity, by-passing PR outfit to get straight to the client, etc.) . Some are blown up into controversies and spawned discrimination among the local blogosphere. While it is true that some bloggers need lessons on Blogging 101, the rest are more responsible to keep up the respect among colleagues, traditional media practitioners, clients, and their followers. Here are 5 tips to be a responsible […]

Electrolux unveils a journey of Discover-E of Filipino culture when it comes to destinations, festivals, and most especially with food.

Electrolux unveils a journey of Discover-E of Filipino culture

 

 When it comes to food and cooking, one kitchen appliances brand knows more when it comes to it. Embarking on food exploration and the nation’s rich cultural heritage, Electrolux unveils a journey of Discover-E of Filipino culture when it comes to destinations, festivals, and most especially with food. “Filipinos are known when it comes to the rich food culture, and this is one of the components of our campaign, Discover-E; and as a support to the culinary heritage of the Philippines, we also want to encourage our customers to make discoveries of their own via Instagram and Twitter photo contest encouraging them […]

Are you having the symptoms and signs of a social media addicts?

Are you having the symptoms and signs of a social media addicts?

 

 It’s back to work tomorrow and everyone’s coming back from their out-of-town trips. Some are going back with their usual routines and prepare for another year-round of daily activities. Yet there is one activity that even those who are on vacation or simply at home wasn’t able to keep their hands-off for the longest time. We are talking about the social media. We bet that even your snorkeling time, you did not forget to tweet and update or when you were on the bus or catching a plane ride, you can’t help yourself to take pictures of the ride on […]

Simple facts that even the ordinary Juan can become a social media marketer.

Simple facts that even the ordinary Juan can become a social media marketer

 

 When you see people posting status and taking pictures of the food they’re eating; the clothes they’re wearing; the movie they’ve just watched; or the cool places they’ve been to; most likely, they simply wanted to share that precious moments with their friends and followers. Thanks to social media, people not affiliated with any company, brand or places they’ve posted, their photos and status become the most Liked and Favorited instantly. Through blogs and photos everybody becomes social media marketer endorser in one way or another. Companies on the other hand, should thank these people for taking time flaunting their […]

SoBeerUp Manila pooled together social media influencers in one memorable gathering. Image by First Time Travels.

SoBeerUp Manila pooled together social media influencers in one memorable gathering

 

 First, we want to clarify that we are not a ‘mogul‘ when it comes to social media marketing, we are just small fraction of growing numbers of bloggers in the blogosphere. We can’t claim either a big following on Facebook and Twitter. In fact, based on our recent survey, and care of Twitter Audit, our Twitter followers are 950 real and 1,110 fakes. That’s about 46% audit score. On Facebook, we only have 102 Friends. Well, there’s a story why we only have that number. We’ll just talk about that in succeeding articles. Thanks to Klout, or should we say, […]

Would you believe that JV Ejercito has a KLOUT Score of 73?

Would you believe that JV Ejercito has a KLOUT Score of 73?

 

 We would never have guessed that San Juan Representative JV Ejercito Estrada is a netizen himself. We know he has a 24,176 followers on Twitter and 101,770 Likes on his Facebook page (as of our recent profiling), but never did it crossed our mind that the UNA Senatorial candidate is more than net savvy as well. Surprisingly, JV Ejercito has a KLOUT Score of 73. For those who don’t know, KLOUT is a social media tool that measures a certain individual how influential he or she might be on the social media world. KLOUT measures and calculate statistics from Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, […]

The first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers.

The first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers

 

 Now it can be told! It’s official. The BIG is HERE! NBA brings the hoop into the Philippines via MOA Arena. West Avenue Theaters Corporation, Sr. VP Edgar Tejerero opens the floor, acknowledging the partnership as he congratulates SM Prime Holding, Inc. President Mr.Hans Sy, NBA Asia Vice-President for Business Development & Marketing Partnership Francesco Suarez, and Scott Levy, Sr. VP & Managing Director of NBA Asia. Hans Sy speaks and refer this big event as another milestone for MOA Arena. On October 10, 2013, the first ever preseason NBA game will be seen LIVE at the MOA Arena between […]

Dr. Kong offers free Foot Assessment for you and your kids.

Dr. Kong offers free Foot Assessment for you and your kids

 

 Severe foot condition prevention starts at young age with help from Dr. Kong. At the age of 4-13 years old, our foot bone development hasn’t been completed and we might get these following conditions: Flatfoot – The inner foot collapses upon standing and is usually accompanied with rear-foot valgus (outward tilt of heel). Intoeing – Both feet point inward when walking. Knock knee – When both legs straighten side by side, the knees overlap. Hallux valgus – Inward deviation of big toe. The common foot condition with children is having flatfoot and this is where we will focus our topic. […]

CloudFone Thrill 430X unbiased unboxing drain-the-battery challenge.

CloudFone Thrill 430X unbiased unboxing drain-the-battery challenge

 

 Recently, we acquired a new set of mobile device and what’s good about it, we didn’t purchase it because we won it from a tweet-live challenge during the launching of the product. It’s been a week now since we get a hold of the device and the new CloudFone Thrill 430X mobile promises to revolutionize usage mileage compared to existing mobile brands through its 4160mAh Polymer battery that will last up to 3 days of greatest use. Based on consumers reaction and reviews that we read online, it’s the 3 day battery life that gets most of the raves of […]