A common problem that plaques social media sites like Facebook is the anonymity of the users accounts. In many cases, some use false names to pay tribute to a favorite character in a movie, video game, or book. This is often seen in various fan pages and groups that populate the social media sites. Show More Summary
Do ads on social Web sites work? That’s what AOL wanted to know. (And don’t we all?) “It’s a question many have been trying to answer over the past several years, while the social media advertising industry continues to grow at an impressive clip,” said AOL in a blog about its recent study. “eMarketer estimates […]
Dear Socially Stephanie, I like to think of myself who is willing to try new tools and stay on top of the social media game. Are there any new sites that are worth trying out and can you give me a few examples of how a small business like mine might be able to use them?
Sure, social media seems fun, but just ask any rich person: the Internet has a dark side. Former Minnesota Philharmonic Orchestra conductor James Touchi-Peters knows first-hand that for people who need an online space to complain about their sommelier's gout or an unruly fiefdom, the struggle is real—but Netropolitan will change all that.
Diva performers in San Francisco are feuding with the social media site over use of their stage names
Summary: Let's say that you're super rich, and that as a super rich person, you don't feel you have a lot in common with people who aren't in the same income bracket. Now there's a social media site for you. Netropolitan, a new social media site, markets itself to the one percenters.
Join Nextdoor At a conference I attended last week I heard several good stories of the social media site Nextdoor and now the Dunwoody Police Department has announced that they will start using it too. The registration process forces...Show More Summary
With all the stars on Instagram, the social media site is ripe with amazing celebrity photos. From sweet family moments to hot bikini shots, there really is something for every pop culture fan. For those who follow famous duos, we're...Show More Summary
Visual social media marketing site Pinterest recently rolled out its new Analytics dashboard, in a move sure to delight businesses that use the site to market their companies. Facebook has long offered detailed analytics to business users. Show More Summary
Oh Taylor Swift, never, ever, EVER change! The pop princess does her best to connect with all of her friends on every social media platform around! Taylor is already on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, she's even on Vine! Now she's venturing into the next biggest thing – Tumblr! However, one doesn't simply just master Tumblr from the very start! Taylor actually has a LOT [...]
It's interesting to compare the social media sites on Google Trends to see how they're doing. Twitter and Facebook dwarf all the others, so I'm not going to dwell on them (but see discussion further below). What's fascinating is the comparison of Google Plus against Pinterest, LinkedIn, and challenger Wattpad. Show More Summary
“Teen Mom 2? star Chelsea Houska has finally found love again. According to Radar Online, the MTV personality has a good looking new boyfriend whom she’s been showing off in photos on her social media sites. “Teen Mom” fans have watched...Show More Summary
A hacked site or social media page can easily be a reputation management nightmare. Learn a few tricks that could fend off cyber-attacks.
Social media sites around the world have been trying to crack down on postings from radical jihadists
The next generation of console gaming is here and the best of the bunch is the new Playstation 4. It can learn what types of games you like, lets you compare stats with friends, and post to social media sites … Read more ›
Earlier this week I wrote about a curious job position at Storyful, a site that vets and verifies newsworthy social media content for accuracy. It was oxymoronically called “Journalist (Brands)” and it sought a candidate with journalistic...Show More Summary
The social media site says its for "safety" but it may actually open performers up to more harassment
People can accurately detect the personality traits of strangers through Facebook activity; however, changes to the social media site in the past three years could be making it harder to do so.
People are commemorating the 13th anniversary of 9/11 the way this generation knows best: on social media. Users are remembering the day with photos and quotes on social media sites like Twitter, and certain large companies (including...Show More Summary
Facebook and other social media sites have been abuzz with rumors of Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey‘s possible divorce, although neither of them have confirmed a split yet. However, Nick Cannon did slam all the haters on Twitter recently, but rumors are still buzzing that he is ready to move on! Mariah Carey seemed to be […]