Social Media Policies

Millennials

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.
Twitter

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.
Social Media Policies

A Lesson in Oversharing: Dad Loses $80,000 Because Daughter Blabbed on Facebook

Social media is a tool that can be easily abused. Make sure your employees don't overshare like this teen did.
Social Media Marketing

10 Questions to Ask When Creating a Social-Media Marketing Plan

What you need to know when crafting an effective social strategy for your startup.
Marketing

Chipotle Jeopardizes Customer Trust With Fake Twitter Hack Stunt

In marketing, companies generally aim to provide a service and add value -- not pull a prank on their customers.
Marketing

The 10 Essentials of Facebook Etiquette

Some brands have mastered the art of Facebook marketing; others, not so much. As with any social media platform, there are rules by which we should abide.
Marketing

When Marketing Over Social Media, Test, Experiment and Test Some More

Our live discussion about best digital marketing tips with experts Joanna Lord, Eric Siu and Brian Honigman, hosted by Entrepreneur's Jason Fell.
Marketing

Social Media Is Getting Nasty. How Can You Rise Above It?

With social media widening its reach by the day, etiquette is getting the ax. We provide some tips on how to avoid succumbing to snarky behavior.
Marketing

Social Media Security Lessons From the U.S. Army

Tough tips for training employees on the do's and don'ts of posting about your company.
Marketing

How Other Companies Manage Social Media (Infographic)

The inside scoop on how your industry peers measure social media and staff their teams.
Marketing

5 Daily Habits for Effective Social Media Marketing

Of all the things your business could be doing on social media, these are the things you should focus on.
Marketing

3 Social Media Lessons from the Olympics

A look at what business owners can learn from the recent Twitter missteps made by Olympic athletes.
Starting a Business

Finally, Guidance on Employer Social-Media Policies

A federal agency for labor practices offers long-awaited guidance to employers on social-media guidelines at work.
Growth Strategies

New CEO Success Buzzword: 'Openness'

Openness, transparency and employee empowerment have become key to business success, a survey of global CEOs say. Social media can help you unlock it.
Growth Strategies

When Facebook's 'Like' Pushes the Wrong Button with Employers

Clicking the 'Like' button on a business, brand, organization or person's official Facebook Page may be grounds for dismissal.