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Twitter has launched a customizable Direct Message Card that brands can use to promote and share the bots or other customer experiences they've created, while Snapchat and Instagram have launched stories updates.
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Pharmaceutical and healthcare companies use a mix of corporate and brand accounts on Instagram, and some are turning to celebrity influencers.
The Kim Kardashian debacle aside, what makes the platform so potentially valuable to pharma and healthcare marketers is its visual story-telling capability.
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The drugmaker still views Instagram as a viable marketing platform, however.
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