News and Articles About Social Media
As email and instant messaging loses prowess among users, smaller social-networking sites are stepping up.
Of all the benefits of social media, it could also lead to ethical woes in the workplace.
ShortStack offers hungry businesses a lumberjack breakfast's range of Facebook page options.
When it comes to capturing the attention of digital-savvy customers, IFC nailed it with 'Portlandia'. Here are five ways the network reeled in this niche audience.
From the rise of Google+ to the oversaturation of social media, here's what five social media mavens have to say about what's on the horizon in 2012.
Kenny Lao of Rickshaw Dumpling uses Twitter and Facebook to update his restaurant's fans on a "moment-to-moment" basis. Here are his tips on managing a social-media schedule.
We look at six tools that can help protect your company's social-media contacts and content.
Dwolla's rise as a payment alternative to credit cards isn't thanks to merchants' disdain for plastic alone. Here's how the company's founder used clever social-media strategies to build buzz.
You've started writing, now it's time to learn how to promote each entry so you can gain traction and raise visibility.
New video-blogging platform helps entrepreneurs make high-quality short films that are made for social media. See how the company practices what it preaches.
Want to boost the stickiness of your business's Facebook page? Take a gander at what people look at on the typical business page.
A run-down of some of the new features, plus three tips to help you create more engaging videos for your business.
To find out just how valuable your social-media presence is, consider factoring in the influence of your fans and followers, too.
The frozen dessert franchise, in business since 1987, has become the poster child for online engagement in the franchise world.
When it comes to decking the halls, big brands are pulling out all the stops this year. Here are some holiday-themed social media strategies that small businesses can learn from.
The co-founders of Rent the Runway outline five strategies they've used to build a high-tech fashion company.
Facebook's Timeline isn't ready for business yet, but getting used to maneuvering it personally will save you lots of time later. Here's how to get started.
What social-media fans taught small businesses about marketing.
Here's how one small business turned hygiene products into social media gold.
Consider this advice for getting customer feedback over Facebook and Twitter.
Entrepreneur by accident. The weird world of internet memes, and the businesses they leave in their wake.
Think having Facebook fans doesn't matter? Consider this: People who "like" your business are three times more likely to make purchases than those who don't.
Divya Gugnani, co-founder of fashion site Send the Trend, tells how she built a social business with about 200,000 Facebook fans in less than a year.
Here are three ways your business can best utilize the latest social network.
Google+ announced its new "Pages" platform for businesses. See how your company can best utilize the latest social network.