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Twitter’s 140 Character Limit is Undergoing Some Tweaks
Today the San Francisco social networking company, Twitter Inc. announced that that it was making some minor tweaks to its microblogging service over the next few months. In a blog post today, Senior Product Manager, Todd Sherman announced “over the past decade, Twitter’s Tweet has evolved from a simple 140-character text message to a rich
What’s New with Facebook Search?
For the last half decade Facebook and Google have been competing to provide the highest ad relevancy and to attract business customers. Yesterday, Facebook announced that there are now over 1.5 billion searches per day and have more than 2 trillion posts in their index. These enormous numbers should significantly intensify the battle between the
Use a picture. It’s worth a thousand words
In 1911, while discussing the topic of journalism and publicity, newspaper editor, Arthur Brisbane stated “Use a picture. It’s worth a thousand words.” At that time, there’s no doubt the internet was the furthest thing from his mind. However, this adage, which conveys the message that a complex idea can be conveyed with just a
How Do I Keep My Child Safe on Social Media?
It goes without saying that today’s kids are more social media savvy than ever before. A whopping 81% of teens online use social media and they’re sharing more information about themselves via social media than ever before. While growing up online has its rewards, it also poses significant risks. Every day we are hearing stories
Do Men and Women Use Social Media and Mobile Differently?
I’m sure it comes as no big surprise that American adult women use Facebook, Tumblr, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter more than American adult men. In fact, the only social platform that men use more than women is the professional networking site LinkedIn. In a recent study by FinancesOnline.com, they found that 76 out 100 women
OMG! Must See Video – #Socialnomics 2014
Erik Qualman’s #Socialnomics 2014 is the fifth version of the most watched video series on Social Media. Qualman is a #1 best selling author and keynote speaker on digital leadership. The video was produced by Equalman Studios and the source data for the statistics in the video is available in the book Socialnomics which is
Pinterest Improves its Search Tool – Just my pins
If you’re a Pinner my guess is that you were very happy to see a new feature on Pinterest today that has corrected what many of us considered to be a searching nightmare. Yes, Pinterest has added a new feature to its search that enables pinners to search “Just my pins” without having to sift
Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet
In today’s digital world, imagery has a tremendous amount of power online. Social networks understand this power and have been redesigning their platforms to allow companies the ability to express themselves like never before. Virtually every social network including Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google+, etc. allows companies to WOW their audience with large covers, profile images,
Who’s Using Social Media?
Who are the biggest social media users, and, after top social site Facebook, what are the most popular networks? A new study from Pew Research Center looks at those questions. It should come as no surprise, but a study by Pew Research Center in the 4Q/2012 found that the most active social media users are
Privacy Differences between Google and Facebook Surface
It’s not that common for Facebook to hold press conferences, so when Facebook Founder and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg speaks to journalists, they listen. To the journalists delight, Zuckerberg also has shown that he’s willing to speak outside his script, which usually brings out the most intriguing and informative comments. On Tuesday, the 28-year old