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Facebook to Loosen Restrictions on Controversial Posts
Facebook

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.
Speak Your Mind, But Know Your Facts
Controversies

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
Social Media

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
Facebook

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 Policies

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.
Heather R. Huhman
Troll Milo Yiannopoulos Banned As Part of Twitter Crackdown After Online Abuse of 'Ghostbusters' Actor
Twitter

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.
Are Small Businesses Spending Too Much Time on Social?
Social Media

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
To Post or Not to Post: 3 Rules to Keep in Mind for Keeping Social Media SFW
Esquire Guy

To Post or Not to Post: 3 Rules to Keep in Mind for Keeping Social Media SFW

The Esquire Guy explains the duties and casualties of company ambassadorship.
Ross McCammon
The Top Social Media Tools for Working Smarter, Not Harder
Marketing Bootcamp

The Top Social Media Tools for Working Smarter, Not Harder

Stop relying on manual labor and take a deep dive into social-media time saving tools.
Cynthia Johnson
Craft a Legal, Effective Employee Social Media Policy With These 5 Steps
Social Media

Craft a Legal, Effective Employee Social Media Policy With These 5 Steps

To protect your company, create rules that let workers know what can and can't be said, as well as how to act appropriately online.
Michael Roy
Facebook Updates Its Suicide Prevention Tools
Facebook

Facebook Updates Its Suicide Prevention Tools

The social-media platform has made it easier for users to reach out to their connections whose activity on Facebook indicates they are at risk for self-harm or suicide.
Laura Entis
The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication
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The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication

The youngest workers, who've come of age ordering take-out food with an app, seem unaware of the incomparable efficiency of a phone call.
Eddy Ricci
Chill, People. Why You Shouldn't Hate Twitter For Adding Favorites to Timelines.
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Chill, People. Why You Shouldn't Hate Twitter For Adding Favorites to Timelines.

Oh, no! Favorites now appear in your Timeline like retweets. Here's why it doesn't matter.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Esquire Guy on Handling a PR Crisis With Style
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The Esquire Guy on Handling a PR Crisis With Style

Effective damage control all comes down to the tone.
Ross McCammon