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5 Tools For Entrepreneurs to Grow Their Online Presence in No Time
Tools

5 Tools For Entrepreneurs to Grow Their Online Presence in No Time

Time is money and founders don't have a lot of either. Here are five resources entrepreneurs can use to help build their online audience quickly and cheaply.
Clément Delangue
How Twitter Is Making it Easier to Travel Back in Time
Twitter

How Twitter Is Making it Easier to Travel Back in Time

The social network now allows users to search tweets by date range.
Wendy Frink
Fans, Rejoice: DailyCandy and Television Without Pity Archives to Remain Open
Customer Feedback

Fans, Rejoice: DailyCandy and Television Without Pity Archives to Remain Open

NBCUniversal is jettisoning the lifestyle and TV recap sites, but vocal fans prompted the company to reverse its decision to keep the sites' archived content from the public.
Nina Zipkin
Smartphone and Social Media Usage: Men vs. Women (Infographic)
Social Media

Smartphone and Social Media Usage: Men vs. Women (Infographic)

According to a new infographic, men turn to social media channels more than women for business and dating. Women, meanwhile, look for sharing with friends, self-help information and how-to information.
Catherine Clifford
Use These Twitter Guidelines to Avoid a PR Nightmare
Social Media

Use These Twitter Guidelines to Avoid a PR Nightmare

Before you send a single message out on Twitter, decide just what you want to do -- and what you don't -- when it comes to tweeting. Here are some guidelines to consider implementing for your Twitter campaigns.
Scott Levy
Your Customers Are Likely More Engaged on YouTube Than on Facebook or Twitter
Social Media

Your Customers Are Likely More Engaged on YouTube Than on Facebook or Twitter

A new study shows that YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn create the most quality social referrals.
Wendy Frink
Want to Gain Influence on Social Media? Get to Work.
Social Media Marketing

Want to Gain Influence on Social Media? Get to Work.

There are no easy tricks when it comes to building a social-media audience. It takes work, and the more you put into it, the more you will get out of it.
Ann Tran
This 'Breakup Letter' Describing What It's Like to Advertise on Facebook Is Brutal and Hilarious
Facebook advertising

This 'Breakup Letter' Describing What It's Like to Advertise on Facebook Is Brutal and Hilarious

'You lied to us,' this startup complains to Facebook. 'You've changed. A lot.'
Post Smarter: The Best Times to Use Social Platforms (Infographic)
Productivity

Post Smarter: The Best Times to Use Social Platforms (Infographic)

Having the right content is great, but knowing the time of day when people are most receptive to posts is invaluable.
Dane Atkinson
These Are the Most Engaging Brands on Twitter (Infographic)
Twitter

These Are the Most Engaging Brands on Twitter (Infographic)

The brands with the most followers aren't necessarily the ones with the most engaged followers.
Kristin Piombino
SXSW Stats That Might Surprise You (Infographic)
SXSW

SXSW Stats That Might Surprise You (Infographic)

New numbers give insight into everything from the best times to tweet to how to get the most guests for your after-parties.
Linda Lacina
Contrary to Popular Belief, These Popular Social-Media Habits Are Bad for Your Brand
Social Media

Contrary to Popular Belief, These Popular Social-Media Habits Are Bad for Your Brand

This advice might sound blasphemous to some, but it could bring you more business.
Kristin Piombino
Lithium Scores Klout in All-Stock Deal
Klout

Lithium Scores Klout in All-Stock Deal

Lithium Technologies plans to combine the 100 million consumers on its platforms with the 500 million 'touched by Klout.'
Wendy Frink
Stop Talking About Yourself So Much on Social Media and Listen
Social Media Marketing

Stop Talking About Yourself So Much on Social Media and Listen

Don't make every update all about you. Feature informative items about influentials. Do pay attention to your followers' posts.
Stacey Alcorn