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The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal
Software

The Software Tools in My Company's Arsenal

A company executive shares his choices for powering up his office.
Miles Jennings
This State Ranks No. 1 for Bragging on Social Media
Social Media

This State Ranks No. 1 for Bragging on Social Media

Can you guess where people use social media to self-promote the most, and where the humblest people in America live? Take a look.
Kate Taylor
6 Reasons Not to Ignore Pinterest
Social Media Marketing

6 Reasons Not to Ignore Pinterest

The social-media platform is proving itself to be nearly invaluable to marketers. It's growing fast and leads to more sales conversions than any other social network.
John Egan
Hey, Social-Media Marketers, Shut Up Already
Social Media Marketing

Hey, Social-Media Marketers, Shut Up Already

When you're hanging out, the last thing you want to hear about is business.
Greg Shugar
Sephora Mistakenly Rolls Out Vulgar Hashtag
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Sephora Mistakenly Rolls Out Vulgar Hashtag

How a simple misspelling threw an entire promotional campaign into complete disarray.
Geoff Weiss
Taking Another Shot at Snapchat, Facebook Gives Its Slingshot Messaging App a Makeover
Facebook

Taking Another Shot at Snapchat, Facebook Gives Its Slingshot Messaging App a Makeover

Facebook isn't ready to vanish from the evaporating messaging game, but will users take the bait?
Kim Lachance Shandrow
7 Cool Social Apps That Are Changing the Way We See Ourselves
Social Media

7 Cool Social Apps That Are Changing the Way We See Ourselves

There is much more to social media than Facebook and Twitter.
John Rampton
Finally, You Can Add a Background Image to Your LinkedIn Profile
Linkedin

Finally, You Can Add a Background Image to Your LinkedIn Profile

Picture this: Now your brand can shine even brighter on LinkedIn.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
11 Foolproof Ways to Grow Your Small-Business Facebook Following
Facebook

11 Foolproof Ways to Grow Your Small-Business Facebook Following

You don't need to be a social-media expert to be an effective marketer on the platform.
Anna James
'Gangnam Style' Has Been Viewed So Many Times It Actually Broke YouTube
YouTube

'Gangnam Style' Has Been Viewed So Many Times It Actually Broke YouTube

The viral video caused YouTube to upgrade its video-sharing platform. Here's how.
Joshua Barrie
Twitter Unveils Improved Tools to Report Harassment
Twitter

Twitter Unveils Improved Tools to Report Harassment

The company said it will now require less information from users flagging inappropriate content, among other changes.
Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs
Podcasts

Top 25 Business Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

Podcasts are as easy to use as old-school radio but as specialized as blogs. Listening to them is one of the few examples of effective multi-tasking.
Murray Newlands
Rule Breakers: 5 Social Brands That Defy Best Practices
Social Media Marketing

Rule Breakers: 5 Social Brands That Defy Best Practices

A few noteworthy companies seem to have a true understanding of the established standards but ignore them in ways that make sense for their brand and actually enhance their online presence.
Brian Honigman
3 Tips for Building Your Brand by Giving Away Images
Marketing

3 Tips for Building Your Brand by Giving Away Images

Allowing visitors to your site and other bloggers free use of images you own is a reliable method for expanding your business and your network.
Ann Smarty