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Mark Zuckerberg Gets Waxed (Don't Worry. It's Not What You Think.)
Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Gets Waxed (Don't Worry. It's Not What You Think.)

A wax statue of the tech tycoon is available for selfies at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco.
Wendy Frink
Confessions of a Facebook Marketing Addict
Facebook Marketing

Confessions of a Facebook Marketing Addict

Facebook does a bang-up job of getting marketers hooked on ‘likes' and shares, but is any of it really productive?
Kevin Allen
Meet the Algorithm That Can Predict Your Photo's Popularity Before You Post It
Research

Meet the Algorithm That Can Predict Your Photo's Popularity Before You Post It

Researchers at MIT have created a popularity prediction algorithm for photos. Unsurprisingly, bikini photos attract more eyeballs than those featuring plungers.
Laura Entis
4 Tactics for Surviving Facebook's Algorithm Changes (Infographic)
Social Media Marketing

4 Tactics for Surviving Facebook's Algorithm Changes (Infographic)

Develop the strategy the company should have had from the start: a results-driven effort across many social-media platforms, connected to other marketing campaigns.
Kevin Bobowski
It's All About #LameOfficeHolidays
Social Media

It's All About #LameOfficeHolidays

People are taking to Twitter with their own holidays.
Wendy Frink
Why This Quirky Brand Advertises Exclusively on YouTube
Behind the Brand

Why This Quirky Brand Advertises Exclusively on YouTube

Oral health company Orabrush shares its strategy behind creating viral online videos.
Bryan Elliott
Love It or Hate It, Facebook Is So Hot Right Now
Facebook

Love It or Hate It, Facebook Is So Hot Right Now

Facebook appears to be unstoppable as it releases its first-quarter earnings.
Wendy Frink
Marketing Expert: The Best Tools for Understanding Your Social-Media Accounts
Ask the Expert

Marketing Expert: The Best Tools for Understanding Your Social-Media Accounts

For our Ask the Expert column, marketing guru Joanna Lord highlights the top tools she uses for social media.
Joanna Lord
 Another Hashtag Hijack: NYPD's Twitter Campaign Backfires
Twitter

Another Hashtag Hijack: NYPD's Twitter Campaign Backfires

The New York Police Department got a little more than it bargained for on social media when Twitter users hijacked its #myNYPD campaign.
Wendy Frink
Can Twitter Be Used to Predict Crime?
Twitter

Can Twitter Be Used to Predict Crime?

A newly published paper says geo-tagged tweets can assist in the prediction of crime.
Wendy Frink
An Entrepreneur's Social-Media Plan for Success
Social Media

An Entrepreneur's Social-Media Plan for Success

For those just jumping on the social-media bandwagon, here are a few tips on getting started.
Lisa Danielpour
What Types of Photos Should You Share on LinkedIn?
Linkedin

What Types of Photos Should You Share on LinkedIn?

Looking to bolster your LinkedIn profile? You can now add photos from your phone.
Wendy Frink
Why Your Brand Should Be Posting on Facebook on Fridays
Social Media

Why Your Brand Should Be Posting on Facebook on Fridays

Make sure your business capitalizes as users start to check out on Fridays.
Wendy Frink
Instagram Improves 'Explore' Tab: What It Means for You
Instagram

Instagram Improves 'Explore' Tab: What It Means for You

Get ready to see more photos that are relevant to your interests.
Wendy Frink