A Q&A with Ashish Patel, NowThis's VP of Social

A Q&A with Ashish Patel, NowThis's VP of Social

We talked to NowThis’s VP of Social about their take on social distribution, and how they get viewers to watch directly on social platforms.  Ashish Patel is the VP of Social at NowThis, a video news service that reaches viewers natively on social media. Prior...
A Q&A with Moviepilot's Chief Creative Officer

A Q&A with Moviepilot's Chief Creative Officer

We talked to Jon Handschin, Chief Creative Officer at Moviepilot, about the rise of the site that he co-founded, and how they reach film fans through Facebook.  Throughout the second half of 2014, Moviepilot came to our attention as a site that was quickly climbing...

What Makes a Social Sensation? A Q&A with PlayBuzz

We talk to PlayBuzz about making consistently shareable content, and staying on top of social trends with Spike.  Despite having only launched 12 months ago, Israeli startup PlayBuzz is already one of the most-shared social publishers on the web. Their format allows...

How PlayBuzz Went Viral

Viral site PlayBuzz were the talking point of our September Facebook rankings. We talked to their Chief Content Officer about their rise to the second most shared site in just a few short months.  One of the biggest surprises of September’s Facebook rankings is...