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Want to Spread Your Message? An Angry Tweet May Be the Answer
Marketing

Want to Spread Your Message? An Angry Tweet May Be the Answer

Computer scientists have found that angry messages spread faster on social media than messages of sadness, disgust, even joy.
Laura Entis
12 Must-Know Trends in Digital Marketing
Marketing

12 Must-Know Trends in Digital Marketing

Our Team Digital takes out their crystal balls and predicts what entrepreneurs need to know about what's ahead in the online marketing world.
Colleen DeBaise
10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Social-Media Marketing Plan
Social Media Marketing

10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Social-Media Marketing Plan

What you need to know when crafting an effective social strategy for your startup.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement
Marketing

Experts Say Twitter Didn't Botch Its IPO Announcement

The social network announced its confidential filing for an initial public offering via a tweet. It's showing signs it learned from Facebook's IPO.
Looking to Reach Millennials? Be Where the Action Is
Marketing

Looking to Reach Millennials? Be Where the Action Is

Know your online platforms to be part of Gen Y's digital experience.
Dave Knox
Yes, Videos Are Playing Automatically in Your Facebook Newsfeed Now
Marketing

Yes, Videos Are Playing Automatically in Your Facebook Newsfeed Now

Next we may see advertising videos showing up sometime before the end of the year.
Jason Fell
Go Ahead. Be a Social Media Snob
Productivity

Go Ahead. Be a Social Media Snob

Busy entrepreneurs don't have to become overwhelmed by so many social-media networks. Here are some basics to keep in mind.
Rick Mulready
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Easy Tips for Writing Better Tweets (Infographic)
Marketing

Easy Tips for Writing Better Tweets (Infographic)

Your tweets may already grab attention, but as they say, there's always room for improvement. Test out a few of these tips.
Kristin Piombino
Facebook Rolls Out 'Professional Skills' Section on User Profiles
Marketing

Facebook Rolls Out 'Professional Skills' Section on User Profiles

Taking aim at LinkedIn's online networking and recruiting market, Facebook has added a new profile section for users to enter their professional skills.
Laura Entis
Eyeing Twitter, Facebook Rolls Out New Tools That Track Social Activity Surrounding TV Events
Technology

Eyeing Twitter, Facebook Rolls Out New Tools That Track Social Activity Surrounding TV Events

Buzzfeed, CNN, NBC's Today Show, BSkyB and Slate will be the first media outlets with access to the applications, which are a seen as a thinly-veiled move to encroach on Twitter's dominance as the forum for real-time conversations.
Catherine Clifford
Technology

Russian Internet Company Sells Facebook Shares for $525 Million

Now that Facebook is finally several dollars north of its May 2012 IPO price, investors are seeing profits.
Brian Patrick Eha
Facebook's Hashtags Might Not Be as Social as You Think
Marketing

Facebook's Hashtags Might Not Be as Social as You Think

A new report says posts with hashtags get less viral reach than posts without.
Benjamin Kabin
6 Steps to Finding Your Twitter Audience
Marketing

6 Steps to Finding Your Twitter Audience

Use this step-by-step guide to find and connect with the people who want your content most.
Mana Ionescu
Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter: Know Where Your Customers Really Hang Out (Infographic)
Marketing

Facebook, Pinterest or Twitter: Know Where Your Customers Really Hang Out (Infographic)

Do you know which social network adults visit most? Have you ever wondered which demographics dominate Instagram? Find out here.
Kristin Piombino