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Best of Marketing Tweets 2020


Scrapped shoots, delayed launches, ever-shifting budgets, Zoom this, Zoom that. These challenges have really pushed marketers creatively, leading to some incredible work on Twitter. From epic watch parties to crucial campaign pivots, marketers brought all the feels and really got to the heart of what Twitter’s all about – connecting with people. These are the 10 campaigns and brands worth remembering from a year we’ll never forget.

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Discussion Questions:

  1. What is social media marketing?
  2. Why do you think it is important for a brand to have a presence on social media?
  3. What social media platforms do you think are most valuable from a marketing perspective? Why?
  4. Why do you think Twitter took the time to publish a story highlighting the best marketing tweets from 2020?
  5. What did Uber promote with the tweet discussed in this news story?
  6. Why do you think they chose to take that position?
  7. Of the tweets discussed in this news story, which was your favorite (from a marketing perspective)? Why?
  8. Why was social media important for Universal Pictures with the release of the ‘Trolls’ movie?
Chris Lindauer
After working for nearly a decade in professional sports, Chris Lindauer, formed Sports Career Consulting to provide unique sports business education opportunities in and out of the classroom. In the eighteen years (and counting) that followed, Chris has inspired thousands of students to pursue their passions and explore the career of their dreams. He currently lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife, two teenage daughters and their dog.