Snapchat: Schedule your content

Let’s face it, amongst all social media channels, snapchat is the most organic practice we have to go through. It’s realtime and genuinely fresh however we found a possible way for you to delay and schedule your posts.

We’re pretty sure dashboards will be incorporating this for our scheduling tools but this quick tip may do for now:

thanks @buffer

 

While you’re at it, follow me on Snapchat: mktpajarillo

Do you think Snapchat reaps benefits for your content #marketing strategy?

Have you tried? Let me know how it goes!

#TasteTheFeeling: Emoticon your bottle

Coca-Cola will always play a huge part in my life. Thanks to the short stint in Myanmar.

There is joy in customizing and personalizing anything with your preference and name on it. Whether it’s engraving jewelry, notebooks to handbags; Coca-Cola captured the bliss on making loyal drinkers feel more bound on this thirst quencher: Create your own Coca-Cola Emoticon Bottle. 

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The concept was simple and straightforward, being true to their marketing initiatives – Coca-Cola always hits the emotions of every individual. Create your own Emoticon Bottle will make you customize everything from the hair, down to the smile, and dedicate it to your family and friends. You can also purchase a pack of twelve (12) 500ml Emoticon bottles that come with a Spin the Coke Bottle board game. How fun is that?

 

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Create your own Emoticon Bottle

 

Following the success of the previous Coca-Cola Personalization campaign #ShareaCoke last year, #TasteTheFeeling is the follow through on the shared happiness in expressing the truthfulness to one’s feeling. The newest global campaign brings to life everyday moments through great universal storytelling and rich visual imagery – placing the product at the heart of its communications. Bright, as usual, Coca-Cola.

Following the trend online and every person’s everyday feeling, this shareable and customizable interactive digital experience creating your bottle (or for your loved one) hits the spot. You’ll definitely have fun customizing these bottles, I did!

 

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I had so much fun. Share the happiness!

If you’re the kind who collects Coca-Cola products, you wouldn’t want to miss this opportunity. Go ahead and have fun tinkering on your personalized Coca-Cola Emoticon. Each costs Php 85 for a 500ml bottle.  Have your bottle paid upon delivery, they’ll have it sent to your address for free in 2-3 days.

Would you want to share it with your friends for a frenzy party? Personalize for the entire gang and give it a spin.

Taste the Feeling and raise your for !

 

 

 

Tagaytay Eats: Siglo Modern Restaurant

The best way to have fun and get yourself away from the banality of day-to-day living in the Philippines aside from island hopping and going through one province after another is to enjoyably have a culinary feast of each region’s specialty. Guaranteed, It will be love at first bite.

 

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Originated and evolved from the influences of Spanish, Chinese, Indian, Malay and American cuisine; methods in preparing each dish – sauté, fried, steaming and roasting, each Filipino dish’s succulent and flavorful plate are centered around a combination of sweet, sour and salty taste.

With the slow rise of Filipino Cuisine around the world, and countless boom of restaurants in the metro, ViewPark Hotel’s Siglo Modern Filipino Restaurant decided to go for a straightforward Authentic Filipino approach on its menu. Located at the cold breezy climate holiday town in the south of Manila, Tagaytay, There’s no need to go farther as the concept will take your taste buds to Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.

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Siglo (century), a word derived from the Spanish language proves to share unforgettable secrets of the Philippines through the country’s best asset- a gestation of gastronomic favorites.

The bountiful menu, a celebration of a Filipino culinary feast from the frontrunners to a generous spread of goodness artfully placed in a Bilao (winnowing basket), Siglo Modern Filipino Restaurant invested on acquiring close to home recipes adopted from featured regions retaining its premier ingredients with no substitutes to ensure the genesis of authenticity.

 

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Crispy Tawilis. Photo by Raymond Braganza

 

 

Fresh from Taal Lake, Crispy Tawilis, a staple in any Filipino household breakfast favorite would make you salivate and finish an entire serving good for two. This quick and easy meal served with Mango-chutney sauce, and two kinds of vinegars (Sukang Ilocos at Sukang Maasim) will make you have another round, paired with your desired garlic or bagoong rice.

 

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A dish often served during special occasions, Bagnet and Pork Belly are served astoundingly extra crisp from the inside out with no deep fried oily after-taste; best served with bagoong monamon, a popular condiment made of fermented fish and anchovies.

 

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Laing Pasta. Photo by Raymond Braganza

 

To those who’s looking for a Filipino twist on the cuisine, the menu has an adventurous Laing Pasta, far from the spicy kick but soft and creamy made from Coconut milk based with dried taro leaves – you may request for a generous amount of cheese for more lush.

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Tempura. Photo by Raymond Braganza

As our country is known with seafood, a fusion of Filipino and Japanese was incorporated to those who craves for what may be common the metro to enjoy. Shrimp and Vegetable Tempura can be ordered in the menu, these Shelled shrimps, stripped eggplants and carrots are dipped in batter and deep fried paired with a succulent signature Siglo sauce.

 

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LuzVizMinda Fiesta Bilao.  Photo by Kassy Pajarillo

 

With all the the togetherness and shindigs of the Filipino culture, the LuzViMinda Fiesta Bilao and Siglo Bilao tops as the must-have-all gastronomic Filipino culinary choice. Be delighted with the opulent taste of Kare-Kare, a traditional Filipino stew simmered in a rich peanut butter and turmeric sauce; revel on the generously wrapped and rolled pork and beef filled Lumpiang Shanghai (Spring Rolls) with its succulent sweet and spicy sauce; Binagoongan, pork sautéed in tomato and stewed in shrimp paste garnished with chili and end a heavy indulgence with fresh tropical fruits or Siglo Modern Filipino’s famous Langka Turon – a deconstructed Halo Halo on vanilla Ice Cream.

 

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Deconstructed Langka Turon Halo-Halo. Photo by Kassy Pajarillo

 

If you haven’t traveled enough in different regions of the Philippines, Siglo Modern Filipino Restaurant would be a good pick to sit for a piquant selection of Filipino indulgence spent in a breezy and cold must-go-to site of the metro.

While you’re at it, why not spend a staycation weekend too?

 

Siglo Filipino Modern Restaurant
(View Park Hotel)
3500 Calamba Road, Sungay East
Tagaytay City 4120
Mobile: 09228851, 09175446396

 

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