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Consider These 5 Things When Adding Visuals to Social-Media Content
Social Media

Consider These 5 Things When Adding Visuals to Social-Media Content

Your success at growing and maintaining an engaged, active audience relies on your ability to produce relevant, visual social media content.
Pinterest Gets Chatty, Launches Its First Private-Messaging Feature
Pinterest

Pinterest Gets Chatty, Launches Its First Private-Messaging Feature

Chat away, pinners. Pinterest may be late to the game, but it's finally jumped on the messaging bandwagon.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How to Maintain a Well-Balanced Twitter Feed (Infographic)
Twitter Marketing

How to Maintain a Well-Balanced Twitter Feed (Infographic)

According to this infographic, there are five key elements to a robust brand account. Does yours have all five?
Kevin Allen
Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words
Scrabble

Scrabble Updates Its Dictionary for the First Time in a Decade, Adding 5,000 Words

New admissions include words like 'texter,' 'funplex,' 'bromance' and 'selfie,' but Scrabble fanatics are most excited about the inclusion of four two-letter words.
Laura Entis
The Rules of Engagement: 5 Ways to Connect on Social Media
Engagement

The Rules of Engagement: 5 Ways to Connect on Social Media

Social media is not just about posting your favorite quotes, photos or links. To succeed, you need to interact on a much more personal level.
Ann Tran
LinkedIn's Updated Sales Navigator Looks to Take the Cold Out of Cold Calling
Linkedin

LinkedIn's Updated Sales Navigator Looks to Take the Cold Out of Cold Calling

The professional-networking giant just rolled out its overhauled standalone 'social sales' offering, which it's couching as a kinder, gentler approach to sales.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Facebook Toys With Our Minds, Crashes Briefly, Then Comes Back to Life
Facebook

Facebook Toys With Our Minds, Crashes Briefly, Then Comes Back to Life

The addictive social network suffered an outage today, but lucky for social-media addicts the world over, the horror is already over.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Most Companies Don't Get How Customer Service on Social Media Works
Customer Service

Most Companies Don't Get How Customer Service on Social Media Works

A new survey shows that 80 percent of companies think they're doing a great job, but only 8 percent of customers think so.
Kristin Clifford
5 New Social-Media Platforms Worth a Look
Social Media Marketing

5 New Social-Media Platforms Worth a Look

They don't have big followings, yet, but that is part of their allure. These promising platforms can help you develop an invaluable social media niche.
John Boitnott
12 Things You Should Do on Your Personal Google+ Account Right Now
Google Plus

12 Things You Should Do on Your Personal Google+ Account Right Now

Google's social network has subtly creeped into your emailing, browsing and a variety of other activities across the web. Here's how to kick your profile up a notch or two.
Neil Patel
Facebook's 'Buy' Button Will Change How Brands Sell Online
Facebook

Facebook's 'Buy' Button Will Change How Brands Sell Online

With the change, social-media managers will see their roles evolve.
Chris Bennett
Social Media Marketing

5 Social-Media Tips to Enhance Your Marketing

Struggling to make your digital strategy work? Try these tactics.
John Rampton
10 Tips for Mastering Twitter
Twitter

10 Tips for Mastering Twitter

Get the most out of your time and money on the microblogging network with these important pieces of advice.
Jason Fell
5 Examples Your Brand Can Follow to Build an Online Community
Online Community

5 Examples Your Brand Can Follow to Build an Online Community

If you're feeling lonely while you toil out there on the web, take some lessons from these vibrant websites. What they did, you can do.
Derek Miller