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'Humans of Fort Smith' Puts Faces to City's Name

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/25/2013 12:00 am

In homage to the Facebook page Humans of New York, on which “street photographer” Brandon Stanton tells some of the “8 million stories of the Naked City” (’50s TV flashback alert), a Fort Smith entrepreneur has created Humans of Fort Smith. And though there may not be 8 million stories in Fort Smith, there are plenty to make Humans of Fort Smith a great diversion.

Facebook Announces Partnership With Acxiom, Other Data Firms

by Luke Jones 2/27/2013 2:05 pm

Facebook today officially announced its partnership with Little Rock's Acxiom Corp. and several other data miners in an effort to improve its custom audiences tool.

Ad Age: Acxiom Teams with Facebook in Ad Targeting Effort

by Lance Turner 2/22/2013 10:16 am

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock, along with other data services firms, is teaming with social media giant Facebook on new ad targeting efforts to let brands market to users based on what they've bought in stores.

WSJ: Inside Wal-Mart's Black Friday Facebook Play

by Lance Turner 12/17/2012 11:25 am

The Wall Street Journal goes inside Wal-Mart's Black Friday experiment on Facebook, which is key to the social media giant's advertising future.

Of Disaster and the ‘Other Side’ (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 11/5/2012 12:00 am

When calamity befalls our brother and sister citizens, as it did last week in the form of Sandy, Americans tend to resist partisan impulses and pull together.