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Study: Emotions on Facebook Are Contagious

Watch out: That Facebook post your friend wrote about his miserable day may lead you to write a miserable post of your own.

Biz Stone's Answer to the Search Engine Has Arrived, But Will Anyone Use It?

Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has launched a Q&A app called Jelly with the mission of making the world 'a more empathetic place.'

How to Stop Being Your Own Worst Enemy

Overachievers and entrepreneurs have a habit of shooting themselves in the foot. Don't sweat it. Just learn from it.

How to Balance Your Personal and Professional Presence Online

Four tips for successfully blending the personal with the professional on social networks.

10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week

A life-saving app, indie art and music gets crowdfunded, a step-by-step guide to building a better brain, how to manage your managers, why the emerging-markets craze may be over. This week's notable news and tantalizing tidbits for entrepreneurs.

LinkedIn Debuts New and Updated Apps

As mobile traffic continues to grow, the social network for professionals has launched an app that integrates with iPhone Mail.

Where Social-Media Use is Growing the Most (Infographic)

The number of social network users are growing internationally at an incredible pace. Here’s an infographic on what to expect, where.

Court: Facebook Likes Are Protected Speech

According to a ruling on Tuesday, anything you Like on Facebook can't and won't be used against you -- in a court of law or anywhere else.

The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business

Creating a social network just for your employees can allow information to move more freely.

How a Study Abroad Program Led 2 College Entrepreneurs to a New Idea in Social Networking

SociaLink is an app that uses Bluetooth for instant, in-person connections on multiple social networks simultaneously.

The Secret to Higher Employee Productivity: Social Networking? (Infographic)

We take a look at how enterprise social networking can streamline internal communications, file sharing and employee collaboration.

Taking on LinkedIn, News Corp. Is Planning a Social Network of Its Own

The coming launch of the 'WSJ Profile' social site, the arrival of sponsored posts on Tumblr, the value of a Google+ referral and more social-media news.

LinkedIn Sees Mobile Growth Amid Acquisitions, New Apps

As the networking giant snaps up smaller companies and commits more deeply to mobile, user engagement has increased by 40 percent.

10 Questions to Ask When Creating Your LinkedIn Company Page

How you can make a company page that generates leads, sales and traffic back to your website.

LinkedIn Tips: 10 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Network

To celebrate the social media giant's 10th birthday, read about best practices for business owners.

'The Office' Actor Rainn Wilson Builds a Site for Life's Biggest Questions

Growing social networking site SoulPancake aims to be a 'question collective' where users discuss and debate their deepest philosophical quandaries.

3 Emerging Social Networks to Keep an Eye On

These new tools should be on your radar. Here's why.

3 Steps to Streamlining and Improving Your Twitter Account

Consider these tips for getting the most out of your company's experience on the popular social network.

5 Ideas for Pinterest Boards That Can Help Build Your Brand

If you're interested in getting started on Pinterest, but don't know where to begin, consider the following ideas for boards that can help build your brand.

How to Mine Social Networks for Valuable Customer Data

You can mine demographic and other data about your audience on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

3 Ways to Use Facebook Groups to Attract and Keep Customers

Follow these tips to create different types of groups tailored to specific customers.

How Community Building Helped Photojojo Find Success

The online forum and store is devoted to do-it-yourself photography tools and techniques, but the main goal is creating long-term relationships.

Community and the Value of a 'Kinky' Business Idea

Do others feel your pain? Then you might just have a great business idea. A recent online kerfuffle underscores the power in harnessing the passion of a community.

A Quick Guide to Using Tumblr for Business

The blogging and social networking site can help increase search visibility and provide a mobile-friendly platform.

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