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Get More Followers and Increase Engagement With These 7 Twitter Tips
Twitter Marketing

Get More Followers and Increase Engagement With These 7 Twitter Tips

Some of these may seem counterintuitive to your idea of Twitter greatness, but they are for real.
How a Social Network in India Is Doing Social Good
Impact Investing

How a Social Network in India Is Doing Social Good

By giving a voice to those without economic power, Gram Vaani showcases the true power of the Internet.
Dennis Price
Could Your Posts Pass Guy Kawasaki's Social Media Test?
Guy Kawasaki

Could Your Posts Pass Guy Kawasaki's Social Media Test?

Tech guru Guy Kawasaki explains the special privilege that great social media earns.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media
Twitter

Tweeting With the Enemy -- 3 Tips for Interacting With Competitors on Social Media

Turning a blind eye to the actions of industry rivals is a great way to be caught off guard. You'll miss out on valuable insights that can help your company thrive.
Sheena Tahilramani
There's Now a Course on the Art of Selfies
Social Media

There's Now a Course on the Art of Selfies

A U.K. education institute is offering a class on the 'art of self-portraiture.'
Nina Zipkin
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Cosmetic Firms Reinvent Their Marketing Using Instagram
Instagram

Cosmetic Firms Reinvent Their Marketing Using Instagram

Makeup companies market their wares using this burgeoning and photo-friendly social-media tool.
Constance Aguilar
How to Find the Most Fascinating People on LinkedIn
Linkedin

How to Find the Most Fascinating People on LinkedIn

So Barbara Walters created her list of 2014's most fascinating people. Here's an overview by another Walters, a publicist with ideas how to maximize this social-media tool to your benefit in 2015.
Brittany Walters-Bearden
Attention Millennials: How to Excel at the Dying Art of Phone Conversations (Infographic)
Infographics

Attention Millennials: How to Excel at the Dying Art of Phone Conversations (Infographic)

Yes, people still talk on the phone. Here's a handy reminder of how to influence people when you do.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
A 3-Step Beginner's Guide to Social-Media Marketing
Social Media Marketing

A 3-Step Beginner's Guide to Social-Media Marketing

So you can create a Facebook post -- congratulations! However, that isn't social-media marketing.
Matthew Toren
Twitter Is Selling Ad Space in Your Following List
Twitter

Twitter Is Selling Ad Space in Your Following List

Don't worry, you didn't accidentally follow MasterCard. They just paid Twitter to be featured on your Following list.
Kate Taylor
10 Great Social-Media Strategies to Boost Your Results and Save You Time
Social Media Marketing

10 Great Social-Media Strategies to Boost Your Results and Save You Time

There's no shortage of intriguing new social media strategies. Here's a look at some that can improve your results -- fast.
Kevan Lee
Facebook Is Facing a Class-Action Lawsuit for Scanning Users' Private Messages
Facebook

Facebook Is Facing a Class-Action Lawsuit for Scanning Users' Private Messages

A California judge refused to dismiss the case. Now, the social network is facing legal action for some of its advertising practices.
This App Creates an Instant Digital Dossier for the People You Meet
Apps

This App Creates an Instant Digital Dossier for the People You Meet

Refresh helps you make a personal connection by curating digital data.
Jonathan Blum