Category Archives: Social Media

Social Pop:  Tweet to the Chief

Social Pop: Tweet to the Chief

By Adam Christopher Maniff, Social Media Manager | Black Ink Virtual Retweet if you're ready to #ActOnClimate. pic.twitter.com/OK3lhdJTb5 — Barack Obama (@BarackObama) July 11, 2014 Having a position of power in the public eye this day and age isn’t much different than what it’s always been: Immense responsibility, hectic schedule, and people who want toContinue Reading

Social Pop:  Three Twitterly Talk Show Hosts

Social Pop: Three Twitterly Talk Show Hosts

By Adam Christopher Maniff, Social Media Manager | Black Ink Virtual On a purely personal level, one of my favorite things about social media is that it allows me to be a part of someone’s life even if they live far away or I don’t get to see them very often. That sense of inclusionContinue Reading

Social Pop:  Social Medi-zig-a-zigah

Social Pop: Social Medi-zig-a-zigah

By Adam Christopher Maniff, Social Media Manager | Black Ink Virtual Indulge me for a moment, if you will. When it comes to social media, there’s no one I like following more than Victoria Beckham. Maybe it’s because I had a girl crush on her when she was Posh Spice. Having left pop music andContinue Reading

Social Pop: How Social Media Did April Fools’ Day

Social Pop: How Social Media Did April Fools’ Day

By Adam Christopher Maniff, Social Media Manager | Black Ink Virtual I think it’s awesome when a person or brand can make fun of themselves and give their audience a little *wink* to let them know that they too can have a good time. Too often we get wrapped up in the daily grind, theContinue Reading

Let’s Talk About Brand Voice:  An Interview with Abby Kerr

Let’s Talk About Brand Voice: An Interview with Abby Kerr

By Melissa Black, Founder and Creative Director | Black Ink Virtual When I talk to business owners about social media, one of the first things we talk about is what type of brand their business is. It’s important for us to have this information as we craft a social media strategy, but it’s also importantContinue Reading

We’ve got a new look!

We’ve got a new look!

By Melissa Black, Founder and Creative Director | Black Ink Virtual We are so delighted to share our re-designed (and overhauled!) website with you, complete with updated service offerings, and brand new ways to work with us. Introducing, Black Ink Virtual! We dropped the word “assistance” to be sure our new name reflects the wayContinue Reading

Social Pop:  All a Twitter at The Oscars

Social Pop: All a Twitter at The Oscars

By Adam Christopher Maniff, Social Media Manager | Black Ink Virtual If only Bradley's arm was longer. Best photo ever. #oscars pic.twitter.com/C9U5NOtGap — Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) March 3, 2014 It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of pop culture, but I especially love awards shows. The more pomp and circumstance that surrounds them onlyContinue Reading

Social Pop:  Smart Girls and Funny Ladies – Social Media with a Side of Humor

Social Pop: Smart Girls and Funny Ladies – Social Media with a Side of Humor

When it comes to social media, there are many different ways of using this relatively new form of communication. You could use it to connect to people with whom you may not interact on a regular basis; you could use it to promote and connect people with your business (Oh, hello!); or you could useContinue Reading

Social Pop:  Thinking Outside the (Television) Box – Social Media and The Super Bowl

Social Pop: Thinking Outside the (Television) Box – Social Media and The Super Bowl

At the beginning of February, there was a little sporting event broadcasted on television. Maybe you’ve heard of it: Super Bowl XLVIII? Chances are you were one of the 111.5 million viewers that night. I was, and I’m not really into football much. But 111.5 million viewers. Those numbers qualify that night’s game as theContinue Reading

Free Download:  Retro Flower Social Icons

Free Download: Retro Flower Social Icons

    This is for the flower children. Free, downloadable retro flower social icons!   These are 100 x 100 px, so they can be sized down. Enjoy  Download here.