Twitter’s announcement that they have now acquired Niche, the influencer network for social video stars, drew praise and criticism from news outlets and social media commenters. Some viewed it as a great opportunity for Twitter to generate...Show More Summary
Raise your hand if you hate dealing with money. It’s the worst! Kind of ironic, right? Because for most of us, part of the appeal of becoming an independent entrepreneur is the idea of being in charge of your own money, and finally making what you’re worth…and then we realize just how frustrating that is.... [Read More]
Slack launched in February of 2014 and on the anniversary of its launch, the team communication platform was heralded by Fast Company as one of the 50 most innovative companies of the year \"for slaying interoffice email.\" But the founders of Slack didn’t start out with the goal of developing an email slayer. Show More Summary
You can’t plan a beach vacation to Cuba just yet. Learn more about the eased travel restrictions for Americans who want to travel to Cuba from this infographic.
Knowing WHY visitors are going to your site and WHAT they are doing once they get there are two of the most important questions your business or brand should be asking itself. While most web sites, blogs and brands are busy focusing...
Today at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, mobile games company Storm8 announced a milestone for its many titles: its games have surpassed one billion total downloads. The Restaurant Story 2 company is celebrating theShow More Summary
Bill Murray has made quite the reputation for himself popping up in the most unexpected events and places, and what’s not to love? He’s the kind of gatecrasher or photobomber who generally makes it a point to bring a little bit more fun and good cheer into any situation he’s in. Recently, he’s managed to […]
On Monday night, Ryan Reynolds visited The Tonight Show and talked about what it’s like to be a new parent. Obviously, since Reynolds became a new dad a little bit ago, his wife, Blake Lively, have succeeded at keeping their daughter’s first days, weeks, and months very private. It took forever to even find out […]
Aryana Sayeed is a force to be reckoned with. When she sings, women listen, and her songs are about to bring positive change in the Land of Fire. Sayeed has brought a powerful energy into the Afghan music scene, and people have begun to stand up and take heed. CNN has dubbed her “The Afghan voice […]
Social Media Week rocked the world, with more than 1,000 events in seven cities. More than 25,000 people attended events. SocialTimes reached out to some industry experts for their feedback on various Social Media Week trends and events. Sean...Show More Summary
Some 32 million social network users generate roughly 68 million social actions related to finance on a monthly basis, according to a new study (embedded below) by social Web outfit ShareThis. Of those 68 million social actions, credit...Show More Summary
It’s that time of year again! Sports fans of all ages, and particularly fans of college basketball, are gearing up for another round of March Madness, tipping off on March 17, 2015. Before then, as soon as Selection Sunday concludes,...Show More Summary
On again and off again relationships are not exactly the healthiest, but for some reason, some of us get stuck in that rut. Some are lucky to get out after a period of time, others stay there for the rest of their lives. For unmarried couples, this is not as much of an issue compared […]
How to Market on Instagram: 14 Tips and 6 Tools March 03, 2015 Are you currently using Instagram for your eCommerce store? If you’re not, then it is definitely time to start! Inherently, Instagram is the perfect social platform for any business that sells physical products, not to mention the fact that the average order value from Instagram is $65!
How to Determine if Pages Have Purchased Followers or Likes March 03, 2015 Do you ever come across a business profile or page and think ‘what the…? How did they get 3,000 followers?’ As with most things in life, if something seems fishy,...Show More Summary
Selfies are now impossible to escape on the Internet, but what characteristics drive the most likes for these images? BelfieStick creator On.com studied 50,000 user-generated photos to come up with some answers. On.com compared the average...Show More Summary
Summary: Practically everyone these days utilizes a piece of wearable technology or knows someone who does. We track our steps. We count our miles. We calculate calories. You name it, we use wearable tech to do it. But does your wearable tech literally convert energy and activity into food? Well, it soon will. Show More Summary
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Twitter Videos Now Embeddable on Websites (SocialTimes) Twitter has been making major improvements to its video capabilities, aside from its Vine app. Now, Twitter announced that you can embed a video from Twitter to a website. Show More Summary
Why Twitter Is the Best Customer Service Platform March 03, 2015 Customers who need help with product or service issues frequently turn to Twitter for immediate assistance and resolution. In fact, these days it’s common to for people to tweet problems and frustrations as they occur. Show More Summary