Author Archives: clairemmarvin

Final Thoughts from a Social Media Junkie and Digital Business Rookie

To say it has been a whirlwind of a semester would be an understatement. Coming into this class, I though I had a pretty good handle on the world of social media and digital business. I knew which Instagram photos were more likely to get the most likes and which tech gadgets seemed like they […]

Social Media is Changing the Way we Discuss Sexual Assault

Social media has given us a lot of things over the years: the ability to learn how to take the perfect selfie from Kim K, to get into heated debates over the colors of a dress, and to tweet both our political and personal grievances directly at @realdonaldtrump. While these uses for social media alone […]

Dracula goes Digital: The Online Halloween Costume Industry

If you’re anything like me, you waited until about two days ago to order your halloween costume and are now just praying to the Amazon Prime gods that your package will arrive before the holiday is over. I do this routine of waiting until the absolute last minute to order my costume pretty much every […]

BumbleBizz Takes Flight

Since I gave my presentation a few weeks ago, BumbleBizz officially launched on October 2nd. Most of the feedback I received on my presentation centered around you all wanting to know more about exactly what BumbleBizz is, how it works, and how it will take Bumble from a dating app to a connections app; so […]

Keeping up with the Kardashi-Trends

America’s “royal” family? The most famous-for-nothing celebrities on the planet? That family with big drama and even bigger butts? They have been called all of these things and plenty more, but whatever your opinion of them, the important thing is that you know who they are. Not only that, but you probably also know some […]

The Fashion Industry’s Latest Trend isn’t Wearable; it’s Postable

In case you missed it, New York Fashion Week just finished up this past Wednesday. While there were beautiful gowns, edgy looks, and bazaar style choices galore on┬áthe runways, there were equally creative and stunning outfits on the streets. How do I know this? It all comes back to social media of course. I, like […]

The World of Social Media and Digital Business: Initial Thoughts

It is not even noon yet but I can tell you that I have already scrolled through my Facebook feed three times, sent out a Snapchat to one of my Snapgroups, opened my Twitter account (I am still trying to figure that one out in all honesty), and engaged in a back and forth commenting […]