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Fun Ways Brands Are Betting on March Madness
Growth Strategies

Fun Ways Brands Are Betting on March Madness

It's that time of year when offices everywhere are abuzz with talk of brackets. Here's how some companies are turning that enthusiasm into buzz.
Wendy Frink
8 Ways to Get the Most Out of Instagram
Social Media

8 Ways to Get the Most Out of Instagram

The photo-sharing app can be an important tool to boost your brand's visibility. Here's how to make your Instagram presence shine.
Wendy Frink
Apple Adds New 'Selfies' Section to App Store
Social Media

Apple Adds New 'Selfies' Section to App Store

Apples has gotten caught up in the selfie hype, launching a new section in the App Store called 'Sharing Selfies.'
Kate Taylor
How to Tell if Your Social Media Efforts Are Paying Off
Marketing

How to Tell if Your Social Media Efforts Are Paying Off

Monitoring and measuring your social media efforts is essential. Here are the two metrics to watch.
Scott Levy
The 5 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Are Still Making on Twitter
Twitter

The 5 Common Mistakes Entrepreneurs Are Still Making on Twitter

While entrepreneurs should have a presence on the micro-blogging platform, making these Twitter mistakes can be bad for business.
Matthew Toren
Tinder to Roll Out Verification Feature for Love-Hungry Celebrities
Social Media

Tinder to Roll Out Verification Feature for Love-Hungry Celebrities

Following an uptick in celebrity usage, dating app Tinder has announced a verification feature not unlike Twitter's blue checkmarks.
Geoff Weiss
Study: Emotions on Facebook Are Contagious
Emotions

Study: Emotions on Facebook Are Contagious

Watch out: That Facebook post your friend wrote about his miserable day may lead you to write a miserable post of your own.
Laura Entis
'David After Dentist' Dad Now Wants Christianity to Go Viral
Social Media

'David After Dentist' Dad Now Wants Christianity to Go Viral

The father behind one of the most famous viral videos in the world has been tapped to curate religious-oriented content for a brand new Christian social media website.
Geoff Weiss
7 Steps to Launching a Successful Twitter Chat
Solutions Center

7 Steps to Launching a Successful Twitter Chat

Twitter chats are fun, educational and a great way to strengthen your brand. Like many things, your chat may not be an instant success, but eventually you will find a format that works for you.
Wendy Frink
Twitter Data Shows That December Makes Us Sad and Summer Makes Us Late for Work
Twitter

Twitter Data Shows That December Makes Us Sad and Summer Makes Us Late for Work

The social media company tracked tweets from 2013 to find out when we're most likely to tweet about being happy, sad, hungover and late to work.
Laura Entis
Updated Facebook 'Pages' Allow You to Stack Up Your Competitors' Social Metrics
Social Media

Updated Facebook 'Pages' Allow You to Stack Up Your Competitors' Social Metrics

Facebook is rolling out a streamlined version of its Pages feature that will allow administrators to keep an eye on the social performance of competing businesses.
Geoff Weiss
This Wildly Popular Facebook Page Is Becoming a TV Series
Social Media

This Wildly Popular Facebook Page Is Becoming a TV Series

Forget pilot season. The Science Channel is developing a new TV series inspired by the 'I F--ing Love Science' Facebook page.
Geoff Weiss
Facebook to Hold Its First Developer Conference Since 2011
Conferences

Facebook to Hold Its First Developer Conference Since 2011

The conference, to be held in San Francisco on April 30, will focus on the development of mobile apps.
Laura Entis
Millennials Spend 18 Hours a Day Consuming Media -- And It's Mostly Content Created By Peers
Marketing

Millennials Spend 18 Hours a Day Consuming Media -- And It's Mostly Content Created By Peers

A new survey shows adults 18 to 35 are more plugged in than ever. Here's what brands need to know.
Kate Taylor