Social Media Payment

Social platforms adapt to offer efficient payment paths

Implications - The rise of e-commerce and digital currency have us hurtling towards a cashless society. Now included in the mix are payment options via social media platforms, which combine the ease of online shopping with greater flexibility. Social payment is not only a testament to the ubiquity of social media in consumers' lives, but a reflection of their desire for more direct methods of exchange and transaction.
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70,924 Total Clicks
Feb 15 - Nov 17
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Canned Bean Cafes - Heinz Beans' Pop-Up Cafes Offer Meals in Exchange for Social Media Shares
SCORE 6.9
This Year and Warm 1,296 Clicks Pub: May 4, 17
Canned Bean Cafes
Heinz Beans' Pop-Up Cafes Offer Meals in Exchange for Social Media Shares
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of its “Beanz Meanz Heinz” slogan, Heinz Beans opened up two pop-up Heinz Beans cafes in Cork and Dublin, Ireland. The pop-up cafes offer a variety of... [More]
Social Media Purchasing Platforms - SHOPTHAT Makes Buying Products on Social Media Easier
SCORE 8.1
This Month and Hot 374 Clicks Pub: Nov 6, 17
Social Media Purchasing Platforms
SHOPTHAT Makes Buying Products on Social Media Easier
SHOPTHAT is a new mobile service that is making it easier for social media users to search for products pictured through various social channels. The service relies on influencers with a high... [More]
Social Payment Gateways - This Service Allows Brands to Sell Products Via Social Posts
SCORE 4.1
Average 567 Clicks Pub: Nov 6, 15
Social Payment Gateways
This Service Allows Brands to Sell Products Via Social Posts
‘Commerce’ recently announced the release of its new ‘BUY NOW’ platform, which allows brands to sell products directly through social posts. Although many brands use social... [More]
Social Paywall Services - PayOrShare Offers Readers a Flexible Social Currency Paywall Option
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Mild 725 Clicks Pub: Feb 17, 15
Social Paywall Services
PayOrShare Offers Readers a Flexible Social Currency Paywall Option
Similar to share-based publishing schemes like the Sharewall social currency platform, this paywall option lets readers choose how they would like to pay. Based in Hamburg, Germany, PayOrShare lets... [More]
Social Media Car Payments - Opel Made It Possible for Drivers to Buy Its Cars with YouTube Views
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This Month and Warm 80 Clicks Pub: Nov 10, 17
Social Media Car Payments
Opel Made It Possible for Drivers to Buy Its Cars with YouTube Views
Making car payments in full, or on a bi-weekly or monthly basis can put a strain on many teens and young adults, but Opel offered an inventive solution to this problem that speaks to consumers in... [More]
Social Media Payment Systems - This New Service Helps Banks Take Payments Via Social Media Platforms
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Mild 830 Clicks Pub: Aug 7, 15
Social Media Payment Systems
This New Service Helps Banks Take Payments Via Social Media Platforms
‘Fastacash’ is a new social media payment system that allows banks to accept financial payments via different online platforms. As consumers increasingly opt for online banking, many... [More]
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