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5 Social Media Tips for the Holiday Season

As summer starts to fade away, the holiday season is quickly approaching and businesses are already contemplating what strategies will be the most effective for maximizing sales. According to a survey from Bizo, 65 percent of executives...

WordPress Wednesday: Top 3 Social Media Plugins

It's hard to deny the power that social media plays in the general makeup of the Internet. As part of running your site, you are going to want to connect to the Web-based world around you. One problem with WordPress, however, is...

Klout Adds New Ways to Factor Score

Klout, a tool that measures online influence, has added five additional avenues that help factor the Klout score. Online impact had been monitored by Klout through social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Foursquare and...

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Google Plus to Become 2nd Biggest Social Network

Google Plus is barely a month old, however a report from Bloomberg and YouGov predict that it will pass Twitter and LinkedIn to become the number two social networking site. So far, 13 percent of U.S. adults have signed up for Google...

Weekend Warrior: The Impact of Social Media

Democracy reigns supreme for companies that use social networking to market themselves and their products. A new study by Performics reveals that most users agree that the voicing of opinions on social networking sites can influence...

Social Media Posting Schedules (Weekend Warrior)

Social media enables marketers to increase awareness, educate an audience, and eventually develop trust with fans and followers. What can’t be done with social media? The ultimate aim of participating for both brick and mortar...

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Google+ Business Profiles Update

Google product manager Christian Oestlien wrote a Google+ blog post on Thursday night indicating that the new social media platform has slightly accelerated the timeframe for business profiles and promises “to have an initial...

NameCheap Wins Big with Facebook Promotion

If you’re struggling with Facebook promotions, you might want to take some social media marketing cues from NameCheap. The domain name registrar recently ran a promotion on Facebook that generated over 5,000 new fans to unlock...

Worst Kept Secret – Execs Say Social is Critical

Social business software company Jive Software released results from a study which revealed that social business is “increasingly perceived as a strategic executive imperative in the enterprise” to which you should say...

New Publisher Tool from StumbleUpon

Web recommendation site StumbleUpon has created a new widget designed to help keep users on the websites they visit. Called StumbleUpon Widgets, the new tool involves embedding a small box on a page that will include links to other...

Most Important SocNet? 60% Say LinkedIn

Web users communicate in a variety of ways (email, IM, forums and social networks) but the bulk of activity occurs on a few platforms. So which is the most important for you as a Web professional to participate within? Performance...

Finding Customers & Targeting Messages (Beginner)

:: THREE PRIMARY SOURCES OF WEB VISITOR ACQUISITION :: Where do Internet users come from? The real question is, where don't they? It is difficult to specify the total number of our future friends and website visitors at any given...

Google, Postrank and Social Engagement

A rather noteworthy acqusition took place last week - Google acquired Postrank , a software solution that measures user engagement with topics, brands, authors and content across a multitude of social media sites. The battle for social...

Twitter is Today's Rising Star

Twitter has officially acquired TweetDeck, the Twitter management service popular with Twitter's most active users. This will streamline the entire experience for Twitter users and is an indication that Twitter is closer to embracing...

Facebook Shop Launched by Demandware

E-commerce powerhouse Demandware today announced the availability of a new prototype application for implementing a Facebook Store, effectively extending its core functionality into the social commerce channel. Demandware clients can...

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