Social Media

Google+ Adds New Local Listings Tab for Businesses
Marketing

Google+ Adds New Local Listings Tab for Businesses

A company's listing on Google will be available to users across Google search, maps, mobile and now Google+.
Jason Fell
5 Ways to Master Social Media Multitasking
Technology

5 Ways to Master Social Media Multitasking

These tips and inexpensive tools can help streamline your efforts across multiple social media sites.
Jonathan Blum
New CEO Success Buzzword: 'Openness'
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.
Mikal E. Belicove
RockMelt Revamps the Web Browser for Social Media
Entrepreneurs

RockMelt Revamps the Web Browser for Social Media

How the startup gained a new generation of users for its cloud-based web browser.
Grant Davis
Why Facebook Is Killing Silicon Valley (Opinion)
Marketing

Why Facebook Is Killing Silicon Valley (Opinion)

With venture-capital investment flocking to social-media startups, who will back nascent startups innovating in such critical industries as material science, sensors, robotics, medical devices and life sciences?
Steve Blank
Facebook's 3 Biggest Ecommerce Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
Technology

Facebook's 3 Biggest Ecommerce Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

When it comes to selling goods on the big social network, most users don't want to make purchases. Here's how to steer clear of the issues.
Jonathan Blum
Finding the Best Time to Post to Social Networks
Marketing

Finding the Best Time to Post to Social Networks

Popular URL shortening service bitly examines the peak times to post to Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr.
Jason Fell
How to Create a Social Media Content Strategy
Marketing

How to Create a Social Media Content Strategy

From posting content to Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more, Entrepreneur writer Mikal Belicove offers his best tips.
Mikal E. Belicove
Three Steps to More Word-of-Mouth -- and More Business
Marketing

Three Steps to More Word-of-Mouth -- and More Business

Use these tips to increase repeat sales by keeping your customers and clients connected to your business.
Gail Goodman
How to Get Your Content Shared More on Pinterest
Marketing

How to Get Your Content Shared More on Pinterest

From calls to action to setting up 'sharing networks,' consider these tips for making your content go viral on the popular social network.
AJ Kumar
Why Forums May Be the Most Powerful Social Media Channel for Brands
Marketing

Why Forums May Be the Most Powerful Social Media Channel for Brands

Forums and message boards can help you connect with customers -- but keep the marketing messages to a minimum.
Jason Falls
5 Critical Questions Facebook Must Answer in Its IPO Roadshow
Finance

5 Critical Questions Facebook Must Answer in Its IPO Roadshow

If founder Mark Zuckerberg wants to win over investors, he'll need to have clear explanations for these looming issues.
Peter S. Cohan
Social Media Users Are Squeakier Wheels When It Comes to Customer Service
Marketing

Social Media Users Are Squeakier Wheels When It Comes to Customer Service

Not convinced your business should provide customer service via social media? Turns out, social media users spend more when they receive great service.
Mikal E. Belicove
Women Are More Social -- When It Comes to Social Media, That Is
Marketing

Women Are More Social -- When It Comes to Social Media, That Is

A new report shows women are the major players in social media. Time to tweak your marketing?
Mikal E. Belicove