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Posts Tagged ‘alcohol’

Alcohol And Drug Peer Pressure Is Just As Strong On Social Media As In Real Life [STATS]

Kids don’t have to be face-to-face to influence each other. New research finds that online peer pressure through Twitter and Facebook can be just as influential as offline interactions when it comes to alcohol and drug use.
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Alcohol Brands Testing New Age Verification Tool On Twitter

Prior to April 2011, alcohol brands were banned from advertising on Twitter. Now, they’re working with Twitter itself to come up with a way to verify their followers’ age and target their products to the over-21 tweeting crowd.
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Should The Alcohol Industry Be Banned From Twitter Because There Are Minors Tweeting?

A UK charity believes that alcohol companies are specifically targeting minors when they promote their products on Twitter, Facebook and YouTube. They recommend that alcohol advertising should be banned on social networks.
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Once Banned, Alcohol Brands are now Buying Ads on Twitter

Before last month, you never would have seen a Promoted Tweet advertising an alcohol brand on Twitter. But now that its demographics have shifted to an older age bracket, ad space has been opened up to alcohol – and Jack Daniels, the famous Tennessee Whiskey, is the first to buy a Twitter ad.
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