TV personality Mike Rowe has expressed his thoughts on social media about the ongoing Confederate flag controversy which became a national issue after the horrific Charleston shooting. Mike Rowe has more than once used his Facebook platform to respond to fans’ questions about current issues from a non-ideological, non-partisan perspective. Show More Summary
If used wisely, social media platforms can be used to add long-term value to a family business' reputation.
co-authored by Dr. Stephen Bryen, Founder & CTO FortressFone Technologies Americans are deeply immersed in social media, email, texting and the use of all kinds of APPS either to share information or carry out tasks. Today's political campaigns are also using these tools. Show More Summary
Declare your freedom from endless hours spent tweaking your social media marketing campaigns. The creators of an app called DrumUp have an idea they say will put that time to more productive use. Check out the details here.
Earlier today, Michelle Obama used Instagram to announce that the White House will now allow tour groups take photographs and use social media. The White House's ban on photography has been in place for more than 40 years. on Today...Show More Summary
The checklist below is based on a social media checklist that Sprout Social social media manager Darryl Villacorta uses. Although we know it’s not a one-size-fits-all list, it’s a good starting point for those who are trying to figure...Show More Summary
At a time when many businesses routinely use social media, it's likely reasonable for them to expect their employees -- depending on their job duites -- to maintain accounts.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building. [...] banned are video cameras, including action camcorders, cameras with detachable lenses, tablets, tripods, monopods and camera sticks.
In a statement circulated on social media, the group said it had used heavy weapons to attack more than 15 checkpoints and police installations.
Most of us use social media on a daily basis. Facebook keeps us connected to family and friends, Twitter is our go-to news resource, Instagram lets us share the photos and images we love… so do we really need a designated Social Media Day? Mashable said yes and declared the 30th June to be the official Social Media Day. Show More Summary
"I believe we'll be able to send full rich thoughts to each other directly using technology." During a Q&A on Facebook today, Mark Zuckerberg revealed his dream for the future of social media: mind-to-mind thought sharing. Read Full Story
How many times have you walked into the same coffee shop to order the same drink on your way to work? If you frequent Starbucks every morning to start your day with a caramel macchiato, the odds are fairly slim you’ll decide one day to drink a tall decaf coffee, black [...]
Think teens are all over social media? They are, but not necessarily in the way you think. At last year's popular IGNITION panel on how teens use media and technology, a panel of teen "experts" engaged in a lively discussion hosted by Stephanie Retblatt of the marketing firm Smarty Pants. Show More Summary
Following Friday’s Supreme Court decision, over 26 million people on Facebook used the social media site’s Pride filter to create a rainbow filtered version of their profile picture to “celebrate Pride.” Although Facebook spok… The post Over 26 Million People Have Used Facebook’s Rainbow Pride Filter appeared first on Towleroad.
Introduced in June 2015, Facebook's 'Place Tips' feature gathers useful information about a business or landmark and shows it at the top of the News Feed for in-store visitors. So what does this mean for social media managers? In this post I'll review the 'ins and outs' of the business applications of Place Tips on Facebook.
E.L. James was thrown a curve ball on Monday when critics of her "Fifty Shades of Grey" erotica series crashed her social media event, using the hashtag #AskELJames to challenge the author for writing books they allege perpetuate rape culture and sanction domestic violence. The social media event...
The Game used social media to accuse his former nanny of 'inappropriately' touching children and having sex in his kids' room. [ more › ]
Financial services regulator and compliance executives discuss challenges and opportunities of social media and other new forms of communications.
Valentine Thomas' love of spearfishing has recently elevated her to social media fame. The young French-Canadian woman has been dubbed the "Spearfishing Huntress." on Through her use of Facebook and Instagram, she's become a social media superstar, attracting both fans and critics. Show More Summary
67-year-old actor Arnold Schwarzenegger is better at social media than you are. As the means of being a huge star in Hollywood has changed, Schwarzenegger has adapted to it better than most by embracing the power of the web and smart phones. Show More Summary