Guide to live blogging Apple’s iPhone 6 announcement

CoveritLive has all of the tools necessary to make your next live blogging experience a great success. As you prepare to deliver real-time reports of the highly-anticipated upcoming Apple product announcements on Tuesday, Sept. 9 keep this blog post handy as a resource. Below are a few best practices and tips to utilize when Apple announces its next big innovations.

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Case Study: ULTA Beauty

ULTA Beauty

ULTA Beauty is the largest beauty retailer in the United States and it prides itself on providing affordable indulgence to its customers by combining unmatched product breadth, value and convenience. Recently they showed their dedication to engaging with their customers as well, by hosting a Carols Daughter Live Chat, which allowed customers and potential users to chat directly with the natural beauty product line’s founder, Lisa Price. Continue reading

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CoveritLive: August 2014 in review

The month of August saw CoveritLive audiences engage with a wide assortment of experiences and this installment’s infographic presentation explores August’s experiences that were highlighted by coverage of Swedish wildfires, Germany’s Celebrity Big Brother television show, the French government’s resignation, the Major League Baseball trade deadline, the 2014 Emmy Awards and more. Here is a look at key data and highlights from the top events of the month. Continue reading

Case Study: Dermablend

L’Oreal’s Dermablend products are the No. 1 dermatologist recommended camouflage line in the United States. The brand has numerous success stories of users utilizing Dermablend to cover birthmarks, tattoos, scars, pigmentation and post-surgical scars. The Dermablend team recently decided that as part of a larger campaign they wanted to provide a means for loyal users to share their thoughts, photos and videos socially. Not only could this create an opportunity for users to share, but it also created a learning center where others could see what’s working well for others and what products they are using to achieve their successes. Continue reading

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CoveritLive: July 2014 in review

The month of July saw CoveritLive audiences engage with a wide variety of different experiences and this installment’s infographic presentation explores July’s experiences that were highlighted by the World Cup, former President of France Nicolas Sarkozy’s arrest, NBA free agency, coverage of airplane crash disasters, the British Open golf tournament and more. Here is a look at key data and highlights from the top events of the month. Continue reading

CoveritLive joins ScribbleLive

Acquisition positions Scribble to be No. 1 in the Content Engagement Market; Significantly increases company’s customer base and product pipeline.

Scribble Technologies Inc. (“Scribble”), a leading content engagement platform, today announced the acquisition of CoveritLive from Demand Media. Used by brands like Marvel, Ford, NFL, NHL, BBC, and Fox, CoveritLive provides deep functionality around the design and production of interactive content. Continue reading

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World Cup – Scoreboard Best Practices

CoveritLive’s automated Scoreboard makes it easy for publishers to cover all of the World Cup action.  The Live Scoreboard takes only minutes to set up, and then automatically updates with the latest World Cup scores and plays throughout the game, allowing you to focus on game commentary and Reader questions. Major plays are visually highlighted so fans are always kept up-to-date on the game action. With the ability to customize the display, you can choose to cover a specific game, multiple games (on the same day), or the entire series! The Live Scores feature is routinely used by major publishers around the globe, including France24, Yahoo Sports, Expressen and Aftonbladet to enhance their live sports coverage. Keep reading for Scoreboard Tips and example Screenshots…

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Announcing improved CoveritLive usage plans

Since introducing CoveritLive self-service plans in June 2012 we have prided ourselves on giving our users a wealth of usage options that provide flexibility, are simple to use and provide our customers with the best live experiences tool set on the market, all for a reasonable price. Two years later we are pleased to announce further enhancements to our existing offerings.

What’s New?

  • As of July 1, we are updating the free Trial Plan from 100 clicks to 200 clicks per-month. Continue reading

Introducing CoveritLive 3.30

The latest edition of CoveritLive was released today, delivering an all new set of fantastic features for users to utilize in live chats, live blogs, social streams and LiveContentWalls. The 3.30 release includes automated Instagram, verified Tweet filters, LiveContentWalls on Facebook, Pinning on LiveContentWalls and more. Continue reading

Every Goal, Every Header, Every Match with CoveritLive and LiveScores

The eyes of the world are on Brazil beginning June 12 as the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off and footies from 32 countries hit the pitch in a quest for a common goal of bringing home the cup. Be sure to leverage CoveritLive’s rich features and EventStudio’s robust functionality this World Cup season, as you deliver real-time updates of every triumph and heart-pounding moment the tournament has to offer, to your readers and viewers. Whether it’s the pool play matches, the fiery action of the knockout stage or the event’s final, CiL provides journalists and broadcasters covering matches and their specific teams an experience for the 2014 World Cup like never before. Continue reading

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