Building your own product sometimes gets out of hand, and you often end up in a pothole. Some things are inevitable, but these have huge impacts in your road to success: fear, failed product launches, delay, confusion, and so on. All of these things will take a toll on
There are many advocates concerned about how social media affects kids. When it comes right down to what most of the worriers are saying, social media in general is perceived as websites and applications that are filled with bullies and sex offenders and other kinds of dangers. There are many kinds of software designed to address these concerns, including how to set limitations to the social media usage of kids and keeping an eye on their social media
Facebook tried to convince advertisers to also advertise on the social networking platform through two campaigns last Wednesday. The company says that it is even better to advertise on Facebook than on television because of its large membership base and targeting
Being dependent is the worst thing to happen to anyone. That applies to businesses too. Imagine the nightmare of working with just one client, one vendor, or one customer? How would you possibly run a business with just one employee, if you have a growing
Facebook has made the decision to discontinue offering its @facebook.com email service amid poor adoption of the service.
According to a Facebook spokesperson speaking to Inside Facebook, the email service of the social media giant will be phased out by early March.
It does not mean, however, that @facebook.com users will not be able to receive messages through their email addresses anymore as the spokesperson told the site that users of the rarely-used email service will still …
A group of researchers out of Europe are trying to build what may, at face value, appear to be impossible: build a lie detector for social media.
According to The University of Sheffield, the leading organization of the group, the new European Union-funded system they aim to create in three years’ time will automatically verify online rumors.
Dubbed a first of its kind and named Pheme after the Greek mythology character, the system will be used to automatically analyze, in real time, whether …
The field of marketing changes continually and draws more competition with time. But thanks to the rapid growth of innovations in social media and mobile platforms, the dialogue and gap between businesses and consumers continue to thin
The hard sell is dead, so says James Thomas of Social Media Explorer. Today, it’s the world of social selling, smart funneling, and the proof is in the social
While Google+ may be described by some as a ghost town, the social media platform should not be ignored altogether by marketers.
Why? Because. Kidding aside, there are valid reasons why small and large businesses alike should be on Google+, one of which is gaining authority through shared links It has been discovered that when links are shared through Google+, they do not contain the rel=“nofollow” element that would make that link useless in passing authority.
Furthermore, it seems that …
There are two kinds of Twitter and Facebook accounts: professional and personal, which means that it is now a conventional thing to see companies using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and other social networking sites to showcase their products and engage with their customers and