As far as disruptive business innovation goes, apps may feel outdated. Yet Chipotle just made headlines by launching an improved […]
Influencers in the arts can drive real profits, even with small moves. A single Instagram post by Beyoncé, for example, […]
In 2006 Google’s acquired YouTube for $1.65 billion, and Facebook acquired Instagram for $1 billion in 2012. Many dismissed these purchases […]
When you go online, where do you set our boundaries? If you’re like many social media users, you simply may […]
If you’re a human being (read: not spambot) and you’re on Facebook, you’ve probably wondered who looks at your profile. Facebook’s voyeur-identifying techniques are stealth, allowing you to be a voyeur without really feeling like a stalker. Here are some of the ways you can bypass Facebook’s secret algorithmic ways and find out who’s looking at you…
The debate about companies’ use of location data has gained a lot of traction this year. However, that shouldn’t make […]
Social media needs a surgeon general’s warning. No, that isn’t hyperbole. We know social media is highly addictive. We know […]
The most connected, tech-savvy generation in history does not know how to mail a letter.
If you want to make a career in web development or it is merely your area of interest, it can […]
What to do if you can’t canoe.
Facebook is an accepted means of communication. It is a never-ending virtual social gathering filled with adopted puppies, cute LOL kitties, baby announcements, viral articles and videos, events, groups, organizations and fan pages. But why do people really use it?
A new study entitled “Why do people use Facebook?” from Boston University’s…
Social ads have social consequences. Josh Kopelman, Managing Director of VC firm First Round Capital, recently found that out. Kopelman, a very savvy web 2.0 investor who got in early with StumbleUpon, Odeo, LinkedIn, and others, tried an experiment with Facebook’s controversial SocialAds advertising system. He spent $50 to test the platform…
How and why has humanity created a pandemic? Have inexorable protection mechanisms have been triggered to create what is now […]
A new survey from Gartner Research delivers some bad news regarding our online security practices: two-thirds of U.S. consumers use the same one or two passwords for all the websites they access. And they like it that way. Although people claim they’re concerned about security, they still tend to use unsafe password management techniques rather…
Did you know that your tweets have an expiration date on them? While they never really disappear from your own Twitter stream, they become unsearchable in only a matter of days. At first, Twitter held onto your tweets for around a month, but as the service grew more popular, this “date limit” has dramatically shortened. According to Twitter’s…
And why does a vegetarian “like” McDonald’s, while a guy who has never owned a car “likes” Subaru? The weird side of Facebook likes.
The dangers of Instagram spam, and how to fight back.
There are a slew of social media aggregation sites willing, waiting, and wanting to pull your updates, videos, photos, links, music, “shares,” “likes,” and other content from all around the web. A few of them work well, some have really cool features, and others have critical mass.
But none of them are as drop-dead good-looking – or as…
Not all Twitter usernames are worth $50,000, but when they are, hackers want them.
Each Facebook Timeline profile now has a tiny clock icon in the status window update, allowing you to place items on your wall in the past. This is a pretty significant Facebook update considering that, initially, Timeline defaulted to publishing posts in the present only. Now the decision to travel back in time is yours. This new feature mimics…
An effective social media marketing campaign is imperative to any small business’s near and long-term success. Today, more than ever […]
The podcast world is enormous. In 2022 the growing market boasted over five million podcasts with 70 million available episodes. […]
If you use any social media platforms – Instagram, Facebook, TikTok, etc. – you likely know that people are using […]
In recent years, centralized social media platforms have faced growing criticism due to issues like restricted API access and censorship […]
The realm of artificial intelligence (AI) has made significant strides in generating text and graphics from simple instructions in recent […]
It’s probably drummed into you now that networking is an essential part of professional success. But how do you effectively […]
The metaverse: You’ve heard of it. You’ve likely read about it. You may even be aware of how more and […]
On Oct 11, 2019, the high precision surveillance along 50 km of the entire route traversed by Chinese President Xi […]
YouTube utilizes watch-time as a modus operandi in which it uses algorithms for suggesting videos, especially in terms of ranking. […]
In the rapidly evolving landscape of social media, Twitter has remained a prominent platform for public discourse, breaking news, and […]
There are enormous gains still to be had in sales performance. I am sure you agree; salespeople are athletes. For […]
Handle Negative Comments on Social Media:- The dynamics of the business world have drastically changed in this digital era. Social […]
The power of influencer marketing is multidimensional, as it simultaneously affects different aspects of brand success: exposure, reputation, audience engagement, […]
TikTok is one of the fastest-growing social media platforms to date. From a marketing standpoint, the social platform has enormous potential. However, […]
While social media can help you land a dream job, many mistakes can lead to a failed job interview, but […]
Social media is a weapon of mass marketing. Brands like Nike, GoPro, Starbucks, have been dominating the social media space […]
You know things are bad when the comedians have it in for you. In November, Sacha Baron Cohen went viral. […]
As Father’s Day approaches, selecting the perfect gift for the entrepreneurial dad can seem challenging. These are fathers who work […]
Videos are high potential content for social media networks and can get you serious money. As per a report by […]
In an age that everything goes viral on social media within a few hours, disinformation and black propaganda is the […]