It wasn't that long ago that marketers thought they were hip to YouTube by posting their TV commercials to the site and eking out a few extra eyeballs. But with the potential now to reach millions and the popularity on social media of...Show More Summary
For companies all over the world, effective use of social media sites can act as a gold mine for generating more business, amplifying customer loyalty and satisfaction, and increasing your bottom line. However, not all social media strategies are created equal. Depending on your target demographic, the way you approach social media marketing will inevitably vary.
Social media sites such as Twitter are always walking that fine line between allowing free speech and protecting their users against abusive tweets. As you can imagine, with the number of users Twitter has on their site on a daily basis in combination with the number of tweets sent, protecting users’ rights without stepping on the rights of someone else is a challenge.
This is uncanny… A picture has surfaced on social media sites over the weekend showing a posed picture of Man City midfielder Frank Lampard and a girl who looks like Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil. Unfortunately we cannot confirm when or where the picture was taken. The joke being tag-lined to the image is that this is a picture of two […]
Facebook is taking its video advertising game to the next level. The social media site has partnered with seven content producers including Vice Media and Electus Digital’s CollegeHumor to bring marketers a branded video content solution...Show More Summary
Controversial Instagram photo of Elisha Wilson Beach, wife of actor Michael Beach After a couple of years of protests, the social media networking site Instagram has decided to change its policy and will no longer censor and kick off women posting photos of themselves breastfeeding. Show More Summary
Nothing matters more in this industry than keeping your finger on the pulse. The challenge is separating the wheat from the chaff: with hundreds of blogs, countless social media accounts, and thousands of design sites, how do you keep on top of it all without spending hours hunting through RSS feeds? Well, we have the solution… After […]
It happens to the best of us, LiLo!! Lindsay Lohan took to Instagram on Thursday to defend her Arabic mistranslation on the social media site from earlier this week. As we recently reported, The Parent Trap star posted a pic on Tuesday evening that was meant to be an inspirational message — but really translated into "You're [...]
Facebook users simply can’t get enough of video. The social media site’s executives revealed on a Q1 earnings call that Facebook now tops four billion video views every day. Facebook’s 10-digit daily view count is staggering, especially in comparison to the social site’s previous stats on video views. Show More Summary
Images of women breastfeeding in public have caused an uproar throughout social media sites for quite some time. Brest feeding in public has long been debated, arguing that it is indecent and inappropriate behavior for others to observe. Show More Summary
You better use those 140 characters wisely! Twitter is cracking down on inappropriate tweets and hate speech in their newest update to the site's terms and conditions. While the social media giant has been taking steps towards becoming a safer environment for a while now, the changes that were implemented on Tuesday may have the most impact [...]
Due to the ever-increasing number of people using social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter, businesses and organizations, such as professional sports teams, are expanding their marketing and communication efforts to engage people with their brands through those sites. read more
Many would say that Liverpool’s glory days are behind them but the good times are right now according to Twitter. The social media site has released an interactive map showing which clubs people support from all over the world. It brings plenty of interesting findings to the table, including the fact that Arsenal dominate in […]
Photos of Erica Avery, 17, and messages to the alleged victim in Hollywood, north of Miami, surfaced on social media sites, a breach of the requirement that Avery stay off the Internet.
Now that social media sites have your attention, they’d like to have your trust. Today LinkedIn filed a patent for a fact-checking system, in yet another sign that people are simply fed up with the internet’s lies. And social media platforms are trying to do something about it. Read more...
Do we smell a Twitter feud brewing? On Monday, Calvin Harris took to the social media site to reply to a tweet that highlighted his involvement with the Rihanna's hit, We Found Love. Though, on the surface, it seems the popular producer is simply complimenting RiRi — it could also be intentional shade thrown at Leona Lewis! [ [...]
I am delighted to announce the launch of my new human rights initiative, RightsInfo. The site has just gone live at www.rightsinfo.org. Visit, share, subscribe by email and enjoy! RightsInfo will use social media to improve public understanding...Show More Summary
If you spend a day or two on social media sites, you get the idea that essential oils are a panacea that can replace every modern medicine, both over the counter and prescription. Kid got a fever? Rub a little of this oil on his feet. Big job interview coming up in a few minutes? […]
By EurActiv | – A video purportedly made by Islamic State and posted on social media sites on Sunday (19 April) appeared to show militants shooting and beheading about 30 Ethiopian Christians…
Social media giant, BuzzFeed, has come under fire again this week for deleting content from their site after bowing to pressure from their advertisers. Several BuzzFeed articles have been removed from the site due to varying degreesShow More Summary