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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
Content Marketing

Think Like a Journalist to Create Compelling Content That Gets Noticed

Gone are the days of the SEO wizard who could game search engine results with magic words.
Pratik Dholakiya
Cyber Attacks

4 Ways to Mount a Cyber Defense in Light of the U.S. Military's Social-Media Hack

Just because it wasn't data or computer networks that were attacked doesn't mean it's not detrimental to your business.
Jennifer Openshaw
14 Social Media Disasters That Could Strike Your Businesses
Social Media

14 Social Media Disasters That Could Strike Your Businesses

Knowing what all of these nightmares are means knowing how to prevent them.
Robert Siciliano
7 Tips to Make Sure Your LinkedIn Picture Is Helping, Not Hurting, Your Prospects
Linkedin

7 Tips to Make Sure Your LinkedIn Picture Is Helping, Not Hurting, Your Prospects

Your photo on the professional network says a lot more about you than you think.
Harrison Monarth
Facebook Now Posting Amber Alerts to Users' News Feeds
Social Media

Facebook Now Posting Amber Alerts to Users' News Feeds

Amber Alerts, which have saved roughly 725 lives since the program's inception in 1996, also broadcast across radio, television, highway signs, lottery tickets and mobile phones.
Geoff Weiss
George Takei Talks Tech, Social-Media Stardom and More During Microsoft's Inaugural Podcast
Podcasts

George Takei Talks Tech, Social-Media Stardom and More During Microsoft's Inaugural Podcast

With podcasts like 'Serial' turning the spotlight on the buzzworthy medium, tech-giant Microsoft has thrown its hat into the ring.
Geoff Weiss
Steve Ballmer La-La-Loves Fergie's New Hit Song, Too
Viral Videos

Steve Ballmer La-La-Loves Fergie's New Hit Song, Too

True to his wild ways, the boisterous former Microsoft CEO Fergaliciously came unhinged at last night's Los Angeles Clippers game. You have to see it to believe it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Bad Email Habits That Waste Your Time
Time Management Tips

5 Bad Email Habits That Waste Your Time

Email was a huge time saver, when it was new, but too often now managing the deluge is a costly distraction.
Alice Default