"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
Social media strategy is a difficult thing to create when you do not know how to begin. In today's article, check out a comprehensive guide on how to build your band's social media strategy using the 70-20-10 rule. These days, it would be unheard of if a new band did...
A continuing series on physician online reputation. Created in partnership with The Doctors Company as part of their social media resources for physicians. Physicians can use online rating sites to establish your online reputation by asking more patients to rate them online. Don’t just cherry pick or pressure patients into giving you good ratings. Ask all […]
Within hours of being drafted, Buccaneers quarterback James Winston had already found at least a small pot of hot water, tweeting out of a photo of him sitting behind a plate of crab legs. And while that caused a bit of temporary embarrassment (and subsequent deletion and explanation), Winston said he’s not going to stay…
Trying to figure out the difference between social media and social networking is like trying to fully understand every ranking factor that Google uses for SEO: it’s not easy. But that doesn't mean that it's not possible. With that said, let’s take a look at the five biggest differences between social media and social networking.
There are tried and true methods for recruiting like networking events, career fairs, and referrals, but social media platforms like Twitter had made it free and easy to recruit for open positions. Here's how.
HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – To many on social media, it sounded like UFC middleweight Yoel Romero was using his platform to spread an intolerant message following tonight’s headliner at UFC on Fight Night 70.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC
Twitter is a communication platform, and, therefore, it is a neutral medium. It’s not the medium itself, but how you use the medium that makes Twitter “good” or “bad.” In my five years of being an anonymous and five months of being a named individual on Twitter, I have come to realize that different people […]
Many in the professional sports community used social media to praise the Supreme Court's landmark decision Friday to eradicate same-sex marriage bans in the United States. Athletes and sports organizations took to Twitter and Instagram...Show More Summary
When the average job seeker thinks about using social media for job hunting, their mind immediately goes to LinkedIn, and... The post 9 Ways Twitter Can Maximize Your Job Search appeared first on Lifehack.
Law enforcement agencies are using images of the accused on social media pages, but they face some resistance from the public.