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Tumblr Launches New Ad Initiative to Connect Popular Bloggers With Major Brands
Artists

Tumblr Launches New Ad Initiative to Connect Popular Bloggers With Major Brands

The Creatrs Network would give marketers access to the kind of content that is already resonating among Tumblr's 420 million total users.
Geoff Weiss
Here Comes 'Facebook Lite,' a Stripped-Down Version of Its Mobile App
Facebook

Here Comes 'Facebook Lite,' a Stripped-Down Version of Its Mobile App

It is aimed at emerging market users with low-end mobile devices.
Arjun Kharpal
How Recruiters Creepily Troll Social Media for Job Candidates (Infographic)
Infographics

How Recruiters Creepily Troll Social Media for Job Candidates (Infographic)

Forget creepy exes. Headhunters are snooping your social media accounts, too.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Guy Kawasaki: Social Media Sins to Avoid
Business Circle

Guy Kawasaki: Social Media Sins to Avoid

True social media power players don't make these clueless blunders.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Twitter Debuts New 'Recap' Feature That Makes It Feel More Like Facebook
Twitter

Twitter Debuts New 'Recap' Feature That Makes It Feel More Like Facebook

It's meant to help you catch up on the most popular and relevant tweets you may have missed since you last signed onto the platform.
Laura Entis
5 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking Your Social-Media Profile Photo
Social Media

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking Your Social-Media Profile Photo

The photos we post online of ourselves are an important opportunity for creating a first impression. Your selection deserves more effort than a recent selfie.
Christina Baldassarre
Say Bye-Bye to All Those Fake News Stories on Facebook
Facebook

Say Bye-Bye to All Those Fake News Stories on Facebook

The big social-media site says it has taken steps to clamp down on 'hoaxes' and fake news stories that can spread like wildfire on its 1.35-billion member network.
Use Facebook Custom Audiences to Increase Your Sales
Facebook advertising

Use Facebook Custom Audiences to Increase Your Sales

The service allows ads to be targeted to your brand's existing email list, which has a much greater ROI than a standard ad campaign.
Lessons From the 10 Best LinkedIn Company Pages
Linkedin

Lessons From the 10 Best LinkedIn Company Pages

LinkedIn asked its users to nominate the most inspiring Company Pages on the network. Here are the winners and ways to apply their smart tactics to your page.
Kristin Piombino
Facebook Report Says It Adds More Than $200 Billion to Global Economy
Facebook

Facebook Report Says It Adds More Than $200 Billion to Global Economy

That as well as 4.5 million jobs in 2014, according to a new study by consulting firm Deloitte & Touche.
How to Tap the Power of Social Media to Forge Customer Loyalty
Social Media

How to Tap the Power of Social Media to Forge Customer Loyalty

Think less about leads and much more about your relationship with the fans you have.
Brett Relander
Beyond the Boycotts: Meet Yelp's Small-Business Evangelist
Online Reviews

Beyond the Boycotts: Meet Yelp's Small-Business Evangelist

Darnell Holloway is the go-to executive for bridging the sometimes big divide between it and small-business owners who complain about bad reviews.
Benjamin Snyder
With Obama Interviews, Three YouTube Stars Are About to Get a Lot More Famous
Celebrities

With Obama Interviews, Three YouTube Stars Are About to Get a Lot More Famous

Bethany Mota, GloZell and Hank Green will host one-on-one interviews with the president next week following his State of the Union address.
Geoff Weiss
We Need to Stop Blaming Social Media For Stressing Us Out
Stress

We Need to Stop Blaming Social Media For Stressing Us Out

Our accusations may be misplaced, according to a new Pew study.
Laura Entis