Have you updated your company’s Google+ page today? How about in the last week? Or month? … Year? Maybe your company doesn’t even have a Google+ page yet, and if that’s the case or you’ve been abandoning that page in favor of other social media networks, you’re not alone. Show More Summary
If you have work to showcase and you don't want a nameplate site that looks like everyone else's, try Hoverboard.io. It's brand new, is completely free, and looks fantastic. It's also built for writers, developers, and makers who want to show off their social profiles, Github projects, blog posts, and work experience. Read more...
Pop quiz for small business owners: When is the last time you updated your company's Google+page? Reuters reported this week that major brands like Domino's and McDonald's have largely ignored the social network, preferring instead to focus on the big guns of Facebook and Twitter. Show More Summary
Wwhen it comes to building an authentic, connected digital community, there is MUCH more to be done than throwing up a Facebook Fan Page with a few scattered updates or pictures here and there. Trust me on this!
Is Facebook paid, owned or earned? The answer is yes. Facebook is all. They integrate advertising units along with content created by brands on their Facebook pages, and allow for consumers to share their opinions right in the comments. Sometimes, ads look like social content, and it’s hard to distinguish the difference. At Altimeter, we [...]
I’m always monitoring social media news, so I was pretty excited when Facebook announced a new comment thread feature for business and brand pages. The feature is available to eligible pages now by opting in inside your page’s admin panel....
After the big version 2.0 push which gave you the ability to create your personal magazine from contents you've curated, the Flipboard iOS app has been updated again to provide a brand new Profile page which displays how many magazines, articles, and readers you have. Likewise, you can also check out the profile pages of others who've shared their content with you.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 (Reuters) - To mark the Cinco de Mayo holiday this year, Domino's Pizza festooned its Facebook page with a string of posts, including an image of a Mexican-themed guacamole pizza that garnered over 2,000 "likes". Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - To mark the Cinco de Mayo holiday this year, Domino's Pizza festooned its Facebook page with a string of posts, including an image of a Mexican-themed guacamole pizza that garnered over 2,000 "likes". But visitors to Domino's...
After debuting a brand new poster for Man of Steel last night, one would think Warner Bros. would take some time off before revealing another one. Nope! The Official Man of Steel Facebook Page posted this beauty this afternoon. Check...Show More Summary
It’s the aim of any social media page to have your content seen by as many people as possible. However, in the case of Facebook, the greater number of fans you have on your page, the harder you will have to work to ensure that your content features regularly. Show More Summary
The collapse of the clothing factories in Bangladesh has returned to the front page, as reporters and pundits consider the impact on consumer habits and the practices of global brands. Is it a game changer?
Just because a company does not have a dedicated presence for customer service on social networks doesn’t mean that customers understand the difference. To everyday consumers, a Facebook page or a Twitter handle is the brand. Customers do not see silos, they see one company.
Brands are everywhere on social media these days. They're creeping in from all sides, and you're just as likely to see an advertisement from, say, Taco Bell as you are your buddy's status update. It's the nature of the beast. That being said, there are a few instances where we'd like to see even more from these kind of pages. Show More Summary
With T-Mobile grabbing a lot of headlines for its no-contract phones, AT&T is launching a new brand of its own focused on that segment. Aio Wireless (pronounced Ay-Oh) is launching in three cities — Houston, Orlando and Tampa. Plans range from $35 to $70 a month, and devices offered include smartphones from ZTE and Samsung,... Read More
Macy's is using Pinterest to attract talent, but is their example a model for how other brands should use the social site, or is it just a novel attempt at social media? Follow The American Genius on Facebook for exclusive & breaking business stories Get more Business News at AGBeat
YouTube hopes new personalized feeds will encourage a new way to use the homepage and, therefore, more time spent watching videos. It means more visibility for brands and a new opportunity for continued engagement with your most engaged audience.
Do you have access to Facebook’s targeting options for your timeline posts on your business or brand Page? Funnily enough, I’ve found that this feature isn’t enabled by default for many Facebook Pages, which means you may need to make a few adjustments to gain access.
How can a brand rank in authenticity and pull some publicity out of its Facebook Page? With the right mix of art and science. Check out the latest top shelf insights, data, and tips designed for fashion forward thinking Facebook community managers.
Giving Moleskine a run for its money, these brand new MAKR Sketchbooks feature soft-touch, water-resistant covers, 176 unruled pages, and an angled elastic closure that’s designed to hold your pen or pencil in place. At 5? x 8? it’s large enough to… MAKR Sketchbooks is a post by Brian Farmer on Highsnobiety.