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Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

Synchronizing Social Traffic Signals

“It’s very important that businesses make it ridiculously easy for visitors to their website, blog or social channels to connect with [their] business across all online outlets, and also to share content with their networks,” said Melissa Ruggles, social media manager with Splash Media.

90% of Marketers Using Social Media But Are They Using It Well?

90% of Marketers Using Social Media But Are They Using It Well?

If growth in social networks is measured by the total number of users could it be that we are close to being as far we can go?

Social Stream: Showcase All of Your Social Network Outposts with One Plugin

Social Stream: Showcase All of Your Social Network Outposts with One Plugin

When the guys at Design Chemical got in touch regarding their new plugin, I was skeptical. The idea of a “social stream” seemed rather gimmicky to me.

Leveraging the Power of Social Networking, Game Mechanics and Personalization for Autism Support

Leveraging the Power of Social Networking, Game Mechanics and Personalization for Autism Support

We live in a world where people spend more than 700 billion minutes per month on Facebook, perform more than 800 million daily searches on Twitter, and upload 60 hours-worth of video to YouTube per minute.

Cuba’s Intranet Users Rise 40% from 2011

Cuba’s Intranet Users Rise 40% from 2011

2.6 million out of 11.2 million Cubans are Internet users.

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

Creative B2B Social Media Marketing Ideas

A recent study from Penton Marketing cited that now 60% of B2B marketers have either implemented a social media strategy or plan to do so this year.

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

Microsoft buying Yammer to beef up enterprise social networking efforts

So, what exactly is a Yammer? Well, it’s a simple social network designed not to connect you with family or college roommates, but with with your coworkers.

Women ‘more attracted to social networking sites’

Women ‘more attracted to social networking sites’

Women are more attracted to social networking websites than men, who prefer gaming and gambling sites, according to a new study by psychologists at the University of Bath.

New social networking site is designed specifically for children

New social networking site is designed specifically for children

News about Facebook exploring the possibilities of launching a kid-friendly version of the social networking site has some parents thinking about whether or not they want their own kids logging on to be social.

Social ROI is not a Myth, Just Ask TD Bank Group or IBM

Social ROI is not a Myth, Just Ask TD Bank Group or IBM

Sit down long enough, or better said, get Sandy Carter, vice president of social business sales at IBM, to stay in one place long enough and you’ll start to hear story after story about how companies are realizing ROI from social business.

Why Social Networks Won’t Kill the Blog

Why Social Networks Won’t Kill the Blog

In the last year, users have turned to social sharing platforms like Pinterest, Tumblr, and Instagram to share bite-sized snacks of content, while relying on blogs to enable longer forms of communication and self-expression.

U.K. Politicians Launch U.S. Social Network

U.K. Politicians Launch U.S. Social Network

At this point in Internet history, social networks are already becoming old news, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some factions who think there are new and innovative ways to approach the space.