Want your business to succeed? You need to have a primary focus. That’s your target audience. It is extremely important to focus on the customers, as they are the center of your business universe. You need to ensure that in additionShow More Summary
Teenagers have loved YouTube for years now, but the kids these days are no stranger to other social media and video platforms. Yet Pew Research Center just discovered not all these sites and apps are used equally among teens. The research...Show More Summary
A new service in the U.K. is allowing people to support their favorite charities via Twitter. Called #Donate, the service allows charities to receive donations using the population social media platform. Users create a campaign hashtag, and share it on Twitter with a message asking their followers for donations for their cause or organization. Show More Summary
As social media erupted earlier this week with news that Hillary Clinton was spotted at a Chipotle, the department she used to head quietly approved a massive weapons sale to a U.S. ally whose military has a long record of human rights abuses. On April 6th, the State Department green-lit...
The internet can be a wonderful social media tool, but it can also be used to do some evil things. Case in point: Someone posted suspicious photos of an allegedly nude Nicki Minaj. Continue reading…
Do you take selfies with a selfie stick? What a scrub. Selfie sticks are for suckers who want to take regular selfies, but are afraid to use their arms. Selfie sticks should be […]
Just over a week ago, I saw this tweet from a self-proclaimed "social media expert": #Google is requesting all websites are mobile friendly by April. Use #socialmedia instead and avoid the expense of #websiteredesign This is horrible advice. The worst ever. At first, I was embarrassed for this guy. He probably means well. Google is [...]Show More Summary
The increasing number of older people using digital technology has sparked a social media exodus among younger users, according to a new report. The Halifax Digital Home Index found that 59% of over 55s now have a Facebook account, with 23% signing up in the last three years, while a third use Skype and 17% […]
Social media is being used for social justice to protect children in West and Central Africa. UNICEF has teamed up with Snapchat for a campaign to raise awareness for the hundreds of thousands of children that have fled the violence of Boko Haram. Show More Summary
The Art of Social Media digital book first pagePhoto: HispanicMPR Using four or five words that explain what you are about and posting a simple photo that can blow up to a large size is best; as is picking a name that makes it obvious who you are. Try to create a profile that makes [...]
Governments across Europe have been too slow to react to the use of the Internet as a powerful tool by terrorist and extreme political groups that use the web and social media to promote their causes and groom supporters.
You know what they say: “a picture is worth a thousand words”. And thanks to social media and time poor consumers, now more than ever is this true. But as a small business owner, searching for and buying the perfect image to use on social media and your website is not only time consuming but can be expensive. Check out our top picks for FREE stock image sites and libraries.
Leave the selfie sticks to others – welcome to Music Nerd Instagram. Social media can be a real chore at times, but Instagram for me is a bright spot. Following the right people and tags, it’s a place where you can actually find useful...Show More Summary
Ryan, a 23-year-old San Franciscan who’s using his first name only, created a ruckus on gay social media earlier this week when he launched his “I’d Bottom for Hillary” campaign, a T-shirt and hashtag initiative that aims to support Hillary Clinton’s recently confirmed bid for the presidency. Show More Summary
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Thanks to some hard-working graphic designers, a crowdfunding campaign, social media, and the internet’s collective mantra of “If it’s worth doing, it’s worth overdoing,” you can now write your own messages using a font based on the “H” in Hillary Clinton’s campaign logo. Show More Summary
When Hillary Clinton last ran in 2008, social media hadn’t yet exploded. Now, the majority of young internet users have been harassed online -- This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on a website.
Comedian Ricky Gervais used his prominent social media presence this week to draw attention to a photo of hunter Rebecca Francis lying next to a giraffe she had just killed.
China has undergone drastic changes in its spending habits these past 10 years. The main factors contributing to the change in Chinese consumerism is the rise of disposable income, social pressure and everything going digital. It used to be that men held the wallets and gave their credit card to their wife/girlfriend/mistress(es). Show More Summary
at800 is the organisation set up to mitigate the impact on digital terrestrial television of the use of 800 MHz spectrum for 4G mobile services – actually very much smaller than was anticipated. Over the last couple of years, i have had a lot to do with at800 because I sit of the Oversight Board […]