Guess what? We are about to travel around the United States to talk to ecommerce entrepreneurs about the power of conversational commerce! We have been working on a technology that helps brands increase online revenue by up to 25%. We can’t wait to show it to you (for an early sneak peek, go here). A big thank you to our friends at Kiehl’s, GoPro, Warner Music Group, Universal Music Group, Facebook, Shopify, and many others, for helping us along our journey.
We are very excited to announce that we have partnered with Yext, the global leader in digital knowledge for businesses around the world! Octane AI for Yext -- now live in the Yext App Directory -- allows any business using Yext to easily create a bot for Facebook Messenger that provides nearby store locations and directions for their customers.
As many of you may know, for the past 1.5+ years our team has not only been running Chatbots Magazine, but also building Octane AI (the Messenger marketing platform for ecommerce). Today, I’m excited to give you a sneak peek at something new we’re about to release: Octane AI for Shopify. Octane AI for Shopify is a concierge bot that increases sales and makes customers happy. Top stores are already on track to make $1+ million a year in additional revenue using Octane AI for Shopify.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".