Archive for 'Social Networking'

How Private is Your Information on Social Media?

How Private is Your Information on Social Media?

Is your private information really private if you use social media? Not really, as it turns out. Over the last few months, the media has been flooded with stories about privacy hacks and breaches within the major social media platforms—often by the social media companies themselves! The most recent problem and breach of privacy to […]

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Google+ Use it or Lose!

Google+ Use it or Lose!

If you can’t beat them, join them, but not in this case. Google, the world leader in everything online has been making many changes to its recipe or in this case, its algorithm (Penguin 2). Google+ is now part of that secretive recipe that every SEO professional would like to have just a little peek […]

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Tips To Make Your Twitter Tweet

Tips To Make Your Twitter Tweet

Social media users feel the first waves of Facebook fatigue. Sure, they still dutifully check their page, afraid to miss out on an event invitation or a photo they are tagged in–however the love has gone out of the relationship.  Enter Twitter, with it’s 140-characters or less mandate, Twitter offers respite from the overload of […]

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Instagram: Top 5 Ways to Use For Marketing

Instagram: Top 5 Ways to Use For Marketing

Are you struggling to reach a wider market? Well, here are some figures from the Instagram site called “Instagram in Statistics”: Instagram has “100 million monthly active users, 40 million photos per day, 8,500 likes per second and 1,000 comments per second.” Is that a large enough market for you to want to tap into? […]

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How to Create and Share Video Posts for Rewarding Results

How to Create and Share Video Posts for Rewarding Results

Corporate video posted in Vlogs sell like hot cakes! But the issue that requires constant attention is that Video posts can only give desirable outcomes if three things are kept in mind: choosing the right corporate video, Vlogging it properly and sharing it across social platforms.  Thus, if these steps are followed with utmost professionalism […]

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The Roots of Social Networking – Where It Began

The Roots of Social Networking – Where It Began

Social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace have dominated the Internet as the most visited websites in the last seven or eight years, beating out information centric sites such as Wikipedia and the search engines Google and Yahoo.  As it turns out, people have attempted to connect with each other through computers since the very […]

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Facebook New Timeline Format Guide

Facebook New Timeline Format Guide

In less than 5 days, Facebook, the popular social network is offering a new Timeline format for its users. If you’re unsure what to do, you can read the Timeline guide to get you started before the change is made by Facebook. This guide explains the changes in detail and it will help you make […]

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More Twitter Hoopla

More Twitter Hoopla

In case you haven’t turned on a television or browsed the Internet recently, I will inform you now what all of those little @,#, and other weird symbols you may see belong to the realm of Twitter. You will find the jargon of the social media website not only within its own server’s confines. Twitter-speak […]

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The Perfect Crime

The Perfect Crime

Your location is now known by your friends and family thanks to the service by Foursquare. This would be the perfect time for a former friend to take revenge against you. This so-called friend you pissed off now wants harm done to you like their worst enemy. The prefect crime is about to unfold. You […]

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Google Plus Users Grow to 18 Million

Google Plus Users Grow to 18 Million

Google+ is still in beta and only a small user base has the privilege of giving it a long test drive, but it made a huge splash amongst iPhone users – more on that in a bit. According to one analyst, Google+ user base is just under 18 million. During a Thursday earnings call, Google […]

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Facebook Charging Fees?

Facebook Charging Fees?

What if Facebook were to turn off or abbreviate certain features of its popular social network, would you be willing to pay for full access? Let’s say that 10% of the 700 million users were willing to pay a reoccurring monthly fee of $2.99 to enable all features in full. This would equate to almost […]

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Social Networking Dangers – Do You Know Your Friends Well?

Social Networking Dangers – Do You Know Your Friends Well?

Internet Security will always be a concern, and as more and more social networks emerge, identity theft is becoming more easier than ever. “Tweeting Thieves” may become the next generation’s new label for “hacker” – and the catch is you don’t need the expertise to recover data from hard drives in order to do it! […]

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