A deal between social network giant Facebook and online music streaming service Spotify has just been announced. The two social media platforms will reportedly launch together in the next few weeks. Spotify with over 10 million users online is excited to break into the US social media market leveraging Facebook’s 206 million US users. Similar ..
An estimated 2 billion people tuned in to the Royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton held today April 29th, 2011 at Westminister Abbey. With the massive amount of interest in the Royal event people turned to social media, Google and social networks to get real time information and participate in the dialog. With ..
In this advertising age, businesses are taking full advantage of Facebook, targeting consumers with those short, attention-grabbing ads strategically placed on the right side of the screen. It’s obviously not a coincidence that you see an ad related to the interests you’ve listed, the region you live in and/or your age and gender. You’ve offered ..
The Gedling Health Network blog now comes with extra Tweets. We’re experimenting on the Gedling Health Network blog with Twitter to see how we may take a more strategic approach to social media to complement this blog and the new website. If you scroll down on the right hand side you’ll find a short list ..
Evenbrite has completed a study showing that Facebook drives more ticket sales that using Twitter to tweet the message. So I ask the question are small businesses using Facebook to the full potential? Are small businesses missing out on opportunities to get more bang for the buck? Evenbrite announced Wednesday that an average tweet about ..
Read original article here Electronic gaming since its inception, has always been considered somewhat of a niche market. Along with being niche, it also came with a stigma: the hardcore gamer was seen as someone who was filthy, unkempt, vulgar, and perpetually infantile. Since 2006, with the release of the Wii, gaming has begun to leave ..
So I’m checking out the debut of the Onion News Network and two things occurred to me: First, sadly for the Onion writers, cable news is inoculated against parody. What passes for news and analysis on most of cable shows satirizes itself. Hence Jon Stewart’s brilliant strategy of curating and juxtaposing actual news clips for The ..
I meet a lot of people who are interested in segmenting their social graphs — keeping Facebook for friends, Twitter for fun, and keeping business contacts, well, focused on business — and they are missing something. It’s Too Hard It’s really hard today to remember how you met someone when co-workers can friend you on ..