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10 Transportation Apps to Keep You Moving

10 Transportation Apps to Keep You Moving

Bike share networks are still a relatively new phenomenon in the U.S. — New York is the latest city to institute such a program. But if you’re traveling abroad, these programs are a cheap and easy way to see some of your favorite cities.

What Are The Top Social Networks For Business Owners? [INFOGRAPHIC]

What Are The Top Social Networks For Business Owners? [INFOGRAPHIC]

When you’re new to social media, certainly as a business owner, it can quickly become overwhelming.

Where is Enterprise 2.0 going? Into the cloud!

Where is Enterprise 2.0 going? Into the cloud!

Five years ago, I published a long article explaining the basis of Enterprise 2.0. Back in 2007, Facebook and Twitter where only startups (literally!) and Web 2.0 was still a trending topic.

Cheating 2.0: A look at social media’s influence on infidelity [Infographic]

Cheating 2.0: A look at social media’s influence on infidelity [Infographic]

A new infographic from divorce lawyer group Total Divorce shows how dumb social media practices can lead to an ugly divorce.

Microsoft’s Workplace Social Network Becomes Emotionally Aware

Microsoft’s Workplace Social Network Becomes Emotionally Aware

Mining workers’ messages for emotional trends could help managers monitor morale, but the technology struggles with humor.

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Ten More Signs You’re Losing the #Intranet Plot

Intranet horrors that some intranet managers call features and we call signs you’ve lost the plot. Use this watershed to confess all.

Infographic: How Social Media Affects The Way We Travel

Infographic: How Social Media Affects The Way We Travel

As social media infiltrates our daily lives, it’s also becoming an important part of the way we travel.

3 Niche Social Networks That Will Never Be Replaced By Facebook Or Twitter

3 Niche Social Networks That Will Never Be Replaced By Facebook Or Twitter

It’s hard to surpass the domination that Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube have over the social media space.

Asia markets ‘prime’ for social gifting

Asia markets ‘prime’ for social gifting

Growing penetration of smartphones, social networks, and advancing mobile payment technologies in region present huge opportunities for social gifting to take off.

How the Big Social Networks Use Email to Encourage User Engagement

How the Big Social Networks Use Email to Encourage User Engagement

If you are an online marketer and you are not using email, you’re missing out on one of the most powerful tools for reaching customers and increasing engagement.

The 8 Biggest Failures With Social Media Marketing

The 8 Biggest Failures With Social Media Marketing

Maybe you tried social media and didn’t see much lift. Social media seemed like a lot of work — learning the idiosyncracies of different social networks, creating and scraping content, engaging your network — for very little ROI (Return on Investment).

5 Ways to Get Email Overload Under Control

5 Ways to Get Email Overload Under Control

If you’re like most people with a connection to the internet and a job that requires you interact via email, then you probably know what email hell feels like.