It’s Friday and time for another round-up. Do you realize that one week from today it will all be over. Instead of buying gifts for each other, we’ll be standing in even longer lines to return what we got so we can buy what we want. That’s the American way. The day after Christmas is […]
Instagram left it’s mark on many an account yesterday after a clean up of spam accounts caused a decrease in followers. The social media site warned users that their numbers might be changing but the warning fell on deaf ears until users saw the decline with their own eyes. I’m not one to obsess over […] Straight From The A [SFTA] - Atlanta Entertainment Industry Gossip & News
British MP Luciana Berger is calling for Twitter Inc. to block anti-Semitic language from the site after she received thousands of hateful messages. Berger, the shadow Minister for Public Health, has been the target of online abuse for several months after Garron Helm, … Continue reading ?
Here we go again! Just as all of the divorce rumors have seemed to calm down surrounding Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, the world of Twitter and other social media sites are blowing up with buzz about the couple fighting. And the latest rumor suggests that Kanye is upset with his wife, but what did […]
Social media has been going crazy since Instagram held a purge of all the spam-bots and inactive accounts on its site. People have been taking to Twitter, and other social media sites, lamenting their loss of followers. Many of those...Show More Summary
GalleyCat: Amazon now delivers certain products within an hour to locations in Manhattan. Not fast enough! AllTwitter: According to a new study, 64 percent of holiday shoppers have found inspiration on a social media site. This could...Show More Summary
Hootsuite knows how to celebrate the holidays. On the heel of its great Halloween ads, the social media aggregation site has now rolled out a simple, awesome Christmas ad playing off its owl mascot. The brand explains: This year for the holidays we wanted to do our own take on the popular yule log videos. Show More Summary
The picture to the left here has appeared on Islamic social media sites. The truck was reportedly in Syria, which is strange, because the logo on the side is from a Texas plumbing company and the owner has no idea how it got into Sy...
ISIS is very adept at manipulating media for use on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. Substituting this pickup truck in the photo would not have been difficult
A bunch of tech commentators on Hacker News are talking about how easy it is to read Facebook source codeand some say it could pose a risk to the social media site. Users canliterallylook inside snapshots of Facebook's digital world because its engineers dumped a load of information in Pastebin, which is a platform for storing and sharing text. Show More Summary
Coupon and social media sites sent the most email, while this company saw a whopping 51 percent unsubscribe rate
2014 led me to into newsrooms around the world to have discussions on challenges, opportunities, and collaborations. My perspective is from social tech? — ?Embedly works with social networks, music sites, media aggregators, chat apps, and blogs. I watch closely the relationship between social media and news sites, focusing on not the sharing aspect, but...
For many, the thought of being cut off from their beloved social media sites may seem like a clip from... The post 5 Things that you will learn When You Stop Using All Social Media appeared first on Lifehack.
This post comes via Know More, Wonkblog's social media site. Check out Know More's homepage, Twitter or Facebook for the best and most interesting visuals, videos, and data hits from around the Web. The chart below, created by Seth Kadish of Vizual Statistix with data from Glassdoor, shows the salaries of “analysts” and “senior analysts” […]
Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. Facebook Dumps Microsoft Web Search Results (Reuters) Facebook has stopped including results from Microsoft’s Bing search engine on its social networking site. The move,...Show More Summary
Everyone has probably grown accustomed to the social media matchmaking sites that have been developed to help everyone in the world find love. Of course, there’s Zoosk.com, eHarmony.com, Match.com and an array of other sites, like AshleyMadison.com, designed to cater to the specified needs of those looking for love and romantic arrangements. Show More Summary
A rumour is sweeping social media sites on Sunday morning ahead of Liverpool’s away trip to Manchester United in the Premier League. In something of a surprise move, Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is being tipped to drop keeper Simon Mignolet for the crunch clash against their rivals. Should Mignolet indeed be left out the side, Brad Jones […]
Bounce rate refers to the number of times someone lands on your page, and then leaves it without checking another page on your site. It's not the same as time on site: A user can theoretically spend time reading your article and then just click off the external link and bounce without browsing your site any further. Show More Summary
Peer-to-peer businesses are seeing something of a rebirth. After early Internet startups like eBay and Napster built their business models on peer-to-peer technology, the social media sites that drove the second wave of the web stole their thunder. Show More Summary
If you're looking for another reason to stay off Facebook and social media sites in general, allow me to offer this one: There are Jaguars fans on social media, and some of them are sociopaths. Read more...