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CrowdRise, Ed Norton's Charitable Social Network, Raises $23 Million
Celebrities

CrowdRise, Ed Norton's Charitable Social Network, Raises $23 Million

CrowdRise, a for-profit site founded by the 'Fight Club' star that fuses social networking with charitable activism, raised $23 million in its latest fundraising round.
Geoff Weiss
21 Simple Ways to Get More Followers for Your Google Plus Business Page
Social Media

21 Simple Ways to Get More Followers for Your Google Plus Business Page

With its business-friendly features and implications for Google search, here's how you can supercharge your page on the network now.
Hourly Job Seekers Bypass Logging Into Social Network on Applications
Hiring

Hourly Job Seekers Bypass Logging Into Social Network on Applications

Despite the time saving promise, job seekers may avoid linking their personal accounts due to privacy concerns.
Luis Salazar
Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?
Growth Strategies

Why Are Employees Resistant to Using Internal Networks?

A look at how to show employees that using an internal network to communicate can save them time and frustration.
Mikal E. Belicove
Study: Emotions on Facebook Are Contagious
Emotions

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

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.'
Nina Zipkin
How to Stop Being Your Own Worst Enemy
Leadership

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.
Steve Tobak
How to Balance Your Personal and Professional Presence Online
Entrepreneurs

How to Balance Your Personal and Professional Presence Online

Four tips for successfully blending the personal with the professional on social networks.
Ann Handley
10 Stories From the Web to Know About This Week
Technology

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
Technology

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.
Brian Patrick Eha
Where Social-Media Use is Growing the Most (Infographic)
Marketing

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.
Kate Taylor
Court: Facebook Likes Are Protected Speech
Technology

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.
Brian Patrick Eha
The Advantages of a Closed Social Network for Your Business
Technology

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.
Mikal E. Belicove