Social Media

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How This Startup Is Disrupting Social E-Commerce
Ecommerce

How This Startup Is Disrupting Social E-Commerce

For years, product reviews and ratings were the only features to socialize the online shopping experience. So Tom Kwon created Blucarat to take interactive online shopping to a whole new level.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
If You Ask for 'Likes' on Facebook, You're About to Get Clobbered
Facebook

If You Ask for 'Likes' on Facebook, You're About to Get Clobbered

The social network says it will crack down on spammy pages that try to game engagement and shares.
Jason Fell
Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks
YouTube

Spinning Viral Stars Into One-Man Empires: The Rise of YouTube's Multi-Channel Networks

MCNs have been called the movie studios of the future, but even Hollywood wants a slice of the YouTube pie.
Geoff Weiss
Fun Times: Workers in Neighboring Office Buildings Had an Amazing Post-It Note Conversation
Fun

Fun Times: Workers in Neighboring Office Buildings Had an Amazing Post-It Note Conversation

Who needs phones and emails when you can simply stick a couple of Post-Its on your window?
Wendy Frink
How to Craft the Perfect Social Post [Infographic]
Social Media

How to Craft the Perfect Social Post [Infographic]

Stumped on how get the most out of your posts? Check out this handy infographic for what types of posts work best, and at what time.
Wendy Frink
6 Ways to Grow Your Business Through LinkedIn
The Grind

6 Ways to Grow Your Business Through LinkedIn

While troves of people scour LinkedIn hoping to land their ideal job or find the perfect connection, businesses can use the mega-platform to grow their business.
AJ Agrawal
Social Media

The Year Ahead: 5 Social Media Trends Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know

It's critical to reevaluate your social media strategy at least once a year, if not quarterly.
Jayson DeMers
Safe Use of Social Media in Regulated Fields? It's a Real Option.
Customer Engagement

Safe Use of Social Media in Regulated Fields? It's a Real Option.

Find out how your company can alert consumers to news or be alert to complaints on popular channels -- and still comply with government rules.
John Rampton
How 122-Year-Old General Electric Is Killing It on Social Media
Social Media

How 122-Year-Old General Electric Is Killing It on Social Media

You don't have to be a sexy startup to succeed on social media. Look at how GE is changing the mind of its customers.
Wendy Frink
Putting Together Your Social Media Team
Team-building

Putting Together Your Social Media Team

When you're deciding just who you want to manage your online presence, these guidelines will help you choose wisely.
Scott Levy
Why Winging Social Media Won't Cut It Anymore
Social Media Marketing

Why Winging Social Media Won't Cut It Anymore

Are you a company that has a presence on various social media platforms, but instead of approaching it with a strategy, you're throwing content up there and hoping it will stick? Then keep reading.
Camie Rodan
Social Media

Twitter's Redesign Makes Photos the Focal Point

Twitter is rolling out revamped profile layouts with broadened images and new features, like the automatic enlargement of top-performing content.
Geoff Weiss
Giving Advertisers a Way to Bypass Facebook Click Fraud
Facebook advertising

Giving Advertisers a Way to Bypass Facebook Click Fraud

To avoid getting burned by bots, marketers should pay for ads based on viewable impressions.
Ted Dhanik
Now You Can Send Private Vine Videos to Friends, Others
Vine

Now You Can Send Private Vine Videos to Friends, Others

A new feature allows you to direct-message your six-second videos to others, including those who aren't on Vine.
Wendy Frink