Emma Social recap: The Here Comes July edition

A roundup of links we loved this week

We've rounded up a few of the best things the web had to offer this week. Go ahead and get your dose of best practices and fun finds because the next time you return to your seat, it'll be July. Don't panic. Just get those sparklers handy!

Best practices

Think Facebook and Twitter don't affect your SEO ranking? Think again.
Your short-form brand story telling is essential to your online marketing strategy
Consult these terms before writing your email's subject line. You may learn a thing or two!

Emma news

We met tons of new friends and fierce Emma fans at this week's HOW Conference
Startups: Are you pro VC, or dead set against it? Our CEO enters the debate July 11! 
Speaking of debates, we've got a hot social media topic up on the blog

Fun finds

Funny guy Aziz Ansari is A/B testing his jokes
Some great *free* design resources
Want to see who was on Facebook first?

And lastly, a favorite find from our own Twitter feed

If you were to get outfitted with a Street View Trekker, where is the first place you'd take it? I'm thinking Robert's Western World. Or maybe the camp where I spent my summers life guarding. The pool of my youth should be brought to the people...

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