Social media platforms refer to the interaction among the people that involves creation, sharing and exchange of information and ideas in virtual networks and communities. However, use of these social media tools for marketing pharma content is still debatable. Show More Summary
A continuing series on physician online reputation. Created in partnership with The Doctors Company as part of their social media resources for physicians. Let’s talk about three ways that physicians can use social media today. The first way is to filter information. More patients than ever are going online to research their diagnosis and treatment options […]
An Orange County school district is using new software to spy on their students social media accounts, to “help prevent crime”. Students are calling the efforts an invasion of privacy.
There are a lot of ways that you can build your brand online and it certainly starts with your own website, blog and social media profiles. In order to take your expertise to the next level, though, it’s important to find ways for third-party sites to reference you – either by name or through linking. Show More Summary
Considering the fact that it took years to officially get off the ground, Deadpool, the movie, breezed through production with nary a hitch. Ryan Reynolds made excellent use of social media (and traditional media), sharing exactly what...Show More Summary
Do you want to share an Uber?! On Thursday, Kristen Bell proved that she doesn't understand how the popular car service app works — as she accidentally used UberPool and was forced to take a ride with two strangers! What the what?! In case you don't use Uber, the car service app has an option where you [...]
Summary: The hashtag, a term used widely in social media, has been named as children's "word of the year," in the UK at least. That’s the finding of a University Oxford Press (UOP) analysis of BBC Radio 2’s entries for its 500 Words competition for under 13s. The UOP found that there was a huge increase in both the use of the word...
As the annual return of Social Media Week Los Angeles approaches, we will use this space to share interesting panels and discussions that are worth checking out. This year, members of the YouTube community would be wise to listen to the wisdom of two experienced voices from within the industry. Show More Summary
The Canadian Centre for Court Technology (CCCT-CCTJ) today released a discussion paper entitled The Use of Social Media by Canadian Judicial Officer.The paper is based on unprecedented survey of Canadian judicial officers with responses from almost 700 participants (approximately 500 in English and 200 in French). Show More Summary
Everybody's heard of the Salem Witch Trails of 1692-1693, right? If you haven't, you need to get your ass to a library right ASAP. Many history teachers use the Salem Witch Trials to teach their students about the dangers of what can happen when mass hysteria takes over communities. Show More Summary
Laughter is a universal language and one of our first communication methods. Before we had spoken or written language, humans used laughter to express our enjoyment or accession with a certain situation. It's also a form of communication that bridges the gap between various languages, cultures, ages and demographics. Show More Summary
Snapchat is one of the most popular social media services right now, with users sharing more photos on the platform than both Facebook and Instagram. Because it has reached such a massive scale, it’s more important than ever for users to be mindful of security while using the self-destructing photo app. Show More Summary
Millions of Americans use dating apps and websites, but are they contributing to unsafe sex?
Are you wasting time on social media sites? I’m not implying that you shouldn’t be on those sites. I’m just wondering if you’re using them to their potential. It’s not that you need to be posting and sharing more. It’s that you should make sure your ROI (return on investment) is worth it for you. Show More Summary
A picture is doing the rounds on social media sites on Thursday showing how a couple of Chelsea fans have enjoyed seeing their club win the 2014-15 Premier League title race. The Chelsea fans sought to mock their London rivals Arsenal, as they headed to the Gunners’ Emirates Stadium to take a celebratory picture. Show More Summary
By Carly Schramm Social media promises to accelerate innovation, drive cost savings and strengthen brands through mass collaboration. Companies across every industry are using it to hype new products and services, and also monitor what people are saying about their brand. And yet, most struggle to measure the true value of [...]
Social media has become one of the most powerful self-promotional tools for all artists. But while many acts use social media like Facebook and Twitter to advertise new releases and upcoming shows, a few go the extra mile, upping their statuses as fan-friendly by interacting with others or posting clever...
Last year, Twitter announced it would begin testing a revolutionary method for consumers to discover and purchase products using the social media platform. Only a small percentage of users in the United States would see a Buy button appearing on some tweets, presenting users with the ability to purchase directly from those tweets. Show More Summary
Facebook would like to know whether it’s bad for you. Some social science research suggests that people who use social media more are less satisfied with their lives and tend to self-segregate into partisan political camps. If your multibillion-dollar...Show More Summary
They're at it again — no, not lip plumping or Zayn mourning Teens don't always have comprehension of consequences, but you'd think that summoning demons on social media would throw up a red flag. The hashtag #CharlieCharlieChallenge took over Twitter Memorial Day weekend. Show More Summary