Social Media Policies

'Social' Savvy: How Brands Can Foster Companywide Social Media Transparency

A federal court just ruled that an employer could label his employer a "nasty motherf--ker" online. Is your company's social media policy ready for this?

AJ Agrawal

Why Annual Social Media Policy Reviews Are Necessary

Avoid legal trouble and protect company secrets. Keep employees informed about what's allowed.

Meghan M. Biro

Instagram Blurs Out 'Sensitive' Photos

The blurry screen will be placed over content that has not violated Instagram's policies, but was reported by someone and confirmed to be 'sensitive' by a member of Instagram's review team.

Facebook Executives Feel the Heat of Content Controversies

The company's reticence to explain censorship decisions has drawn criticism in many countries around the globe.

Reuters

Facebook to Loosen Restrictions on Controversial Posts

Future posts might not be removed even if they violate Facebook's guidelines, as long as they are considered newsworthy.

Tom Brant

Speak Your Mind, But Know Your Facts

Consider counterbalancing your freedom of speech with your right to remain silent. Both are precious.

Phil La Duke

How to Have a Personal Social Media Account Without Hurting Your Business

Share your unabashed self online with the people who love you. Don't assume that includes everybody you're doing business with.

John Boitnott

Facebook Is Getting Stern About Clickbait

A recent algorithm update means the headlines you read on your newsfeed will actually tell you something about the article beneath them.

Lesya Liu

Your Employees Are Using Social Media at Work -- How to Make the Most of It

'Social media' is a term that makes many employers shudder. Here are 5 ways to turn it into a tool to help employees and your company as a whole.

Troll Milo Yiannopoulos Banned As Part of Twitter Crackdown After Online Abuse of 'Ghostbusters' Actor

Twitter has long come under criticism for not doing enough to police abusive behavior on the often-freewheeling messaging service.

Reuters

Social Media Is A New Age Tool For Success Of Startups

You need to know how social media can be fine tuned for success right now

Jyoti Valecha

Are Small Businesses Spending Too Much Time on Social?

Social media marketing requires a lot of patience, but don't ignore all your other customer touch points along the way.

Nellie Akalp