Social Media Spotlight: NY Home Solutions

progressive media concepts, social media marketing, social media managementExcited for this week’s Social Media Spotlight? We’re happy to introduce NY Home Solutions to you! NY Home Solutions is a real estate investment company that specializes in the purchase and rehabilitation of distressed homes in the Greater Buffalo Region. The services offered by NYHS provide legitimate alternatives to homeowners troubled by legal, family, or financial burdens. They work directly with homeowners who are looking to sell their home and relieve the burden of a stressful situation.

NY Home Solutions prides itself on its ability to create a “Win-Win-Win” solution for all parties involved. With their ability to accommodate all situations, they are able to alleviate the burden of an unwanted home. After the complete rehabilitation of the home, they create an opportunity for a new family or individual to purchase the home at a fair market price. This helps to revitalize the region! We were able to speak with Nick Baldo about the company’s social media marketing strategy, and here’s what he had to say:

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Social Media Spotlight: Explorica

progressive media concepts, social media marketing, social media managementFor this week’s Social Media Spotlight, we are pleased to introduce an innovative company in the educational travel industry. Founded in 2000,Explorica helps teachers create educational tours full of authentic, interactive learning experiences. They specialize in connecting teachers and students to new cultures, languages and people on educational tours across the globe. According to their website, the company’s vision is to “create a better world by enriching every student with a cultural experience through educational travel.” Their company values include a passion for travel, innovation, integrity, reliability and quality. We were able to speak with the Explorica social media team, and this is what they had to say about their social strategies: 

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Foursquare Day: The Follow Up

Last week, we were excited to inform our readers about the 2nd annual Foursquare Day. There was a lot of hype leading up to this social media holiday, with venues and events promoting special offers for their customers, but how did it all turn out? By the amount of checkins, we can assume it was a huge success…

Dennis Crowley, the co-founder of Foursquare, sent out a tweet that informed his followers of the record-breaking amount of checkins on Saturday. 3,073,635 checkins were made worldwide, which was the first time the social media site broke three million in one day. In addition to this whopping 3 mill, Google searches brought in more than half a million hits for the site. Thanks to the social media community, Foursqaure Day received much attention from its users.

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