Archive for 'Social Networking'

Is Facebook Advertising A Worthwhile Investment?

Is Facebook Advertising A Worthwhile Investment?

Since social networking began, people have been using it as a vehicle for advertising their businesses. However, as the rules regarding businesses on Facebook continue to change and organic reach continues to drop, business owners are being pushed towards purchasing advertising to promote not only their Facebook pages, but also their external web pages. Small […]

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Facebook Down

Facebook Down

@ 6:10 PM CDT Facebook appears to be down. Not sure why and so far nothing has been reported on other social sites. Hopefully, people can find something else to do. :) This is now the second occurrence in less than 3 months. Hopefully the issue is not related to a hack or user data […]

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How Private is Your Information on Social Media?

How Private is Your Information on Social Media?

Is your private information really private when 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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