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Twitter to Add Group Chat, Better Search and an Algorithm

Twitter to Add Group Chat, Better Search and an Algorithm

Anthony Noto, CFO of Twitter shares thoughts about how Twitter can be more relevant and easier to use. I prefer Twitter over Facebook because it’s easier to connect with other users who have similar interests from far and wide and it DOESN’T have an algorithm that dictates what I see. According to Anthony Noto, CFO of […]

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Contribute to SociallyGold.com

Contribute to SociallyGold.com

SociallyGold is looking for guest bloggers that can write on topics of SEO (Search Engine Optimization), Blogging Tips and Tricks, Audience Engagement and Social Media Strategy. What types of posts is SociallyGold looking for? Your post will likely by accepted if it is a detailed “how to” with images/screen shots or social media strategies that […]

Top 13 Reasons to Use Eventbrite for Events

Top 13 Reasons to Use Eventbrite for Events

Eventbrite is a robust web based event management software that will help you manage ticket sales, promotion, information collecting and more for your event. In this post, I’ll share my top 13 reasons to use Eventbrite for events. I’ve written about using Eventbrite to get accurate RSVPS before, but this post will go more in […]

Social Media 102 – Expert Social Media Tips Webinar

Social Media 102 – Expert Social Media Tips Webinar

This video is a preview of my Social Media 102 – Expert Social Media Tips Webinar. Want to skip the preview? Download the full Social Media Webinar. The full Social Media Webinar Covers… New Trends in Social Media Instagram Pro Tips Social Media Contests Twitter Analytics Easy Graphic Design Tools Website tools Changes to Facebook […]

Recruit for Taglit-Birthright With a Simple Photo Contest

Recruit for Taglit-Birthright With a Simple Photo Contest

Taglit-Birthright Israel recruitment is almost here and when coupled with the start of the semester, it can be a hectic time of year. Planning welcome back events, Shabbat dinners and intern trainings can get in the way. In this post, I’ll share a way to use your trip alumni and students to help recruit new […]

Instagram Releases Hyperlapse, a Time Lapse Video App

Instagram Releases Hyperlapse, a Time Lapse Video App

  Instagram released a stand alone time lapse video app today. The app has built in image stabilization, which reduces shakiness. Instagram blogged about hyperlapse: Traditionally, time lapse videos depend on holding your phone or camera still while you film. Hyperlapse from Instagram features built-in stabilization technology that lets you create moving, handheld time lapses […]

Facebook News Feed Takes On Click Baiting

Facebook News Feed Takes On Click Baiting

The Facebook News feed is taking a stand on click baiting today. Click baiting is when a page uses an engaging headline that keeps the user wanting more. Facebook wants users to know what they are clicking, so these types of posts will not be shown as often. Today Facebook announced that they will punish […]

4 Instagram Pro Tips for Brand Managers

4 Instagram Pro Tips for Brand Managers

Instagram is a platform that is growing and growing everyday. Engagement levels on Facebook are decreasing while they are increasing on Instagram. In this post I’ll share six Instagram pro tips to convert you from a novice Instagram brand manager to a pro. This article is geared towards those using Instagram for businesses or organizations. […]

3 Expert Ways To Engage Your Fans on Twitter

3 Expert Ways To Engage Your Fans on Twitter

  A Sweet Way To Engage Twitter Fans Here’s a few valuable ways to engage your fans on Twitter. A well-organized social media strategy does not come easily to all brands, but some just get it. In this post, I’ll share three interactions I’ve had on Twitter and what you can learn from them. My number one […]

Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Starting today, you can share and view animated GIFs on http://t.co/wJD8Fp317i, Android and iPhone. http://t.co/XBrAbOm4Ya — Twitter Support (@Support) June 18, 2014 Hey Tumblr lovers! Twitter announced yesterday that they now support GIFs on the iPhone, Android and Twitter.com. GIFs are a series of images animated together to create a looping animation, invented in 1987. […]

Facebook to Allow Anonymous Login

Facebook to Allow Anonymous Login

  Every year, Facebook holds their F8 conference for developers. This is where they announce what’s to come with the social network. This conference is mostly intended for Facebook developers, but some of their announcements are applicable to the general public. This year, their main focus is mobile and putting people first. Control How You […]

Snapchat Adds Chat

Snapchat Adds Chat

If you haven’t jumped on the Snapchat train yet, their new feature may have you jumping on board. On May 1st, Snapchat released a chat feature! Wait? You couldn’t chat with Snapchat? No, not really! Sending messages that deleted after a few seconds was their bread and butter, but you couldn’t reply with just text, […]

Twitter Announces Pop-Up Notifications

Twitter Announces Pop-Up Notifications

Twitter announced on its blog this week that they will soon roll out pop-up notifications to their web interface. These notifications will be in real-time and will alert you when someone engages with one of your tweets. When you’re logged in on twitter.com, you will receive notifications if someone has replied, favorited or retweeted one of […]

Guest Post: 6 Tips to Make Your Facebook Page as Efficient as Ever

Guest Post: 6 Tips to Make Your Facebook Page as Efficient as Ever

Facebook has changed. Many think not for the better. But Facebook obviously thinks differently. And we all better get used to it. Welcome to spring 2014, where we can now write the eulogy of Facebook’s “free lunch” era. What do I mean by that? Well, we’ve all heard the saying “there’s no such thing as a […]

SNL Mocks Social Media and Healthcare.gov

SNL Mocks Social Media and Healthcare.gov

Updates to Twitter for Mobile Devices

Updates to Twitter for Mobile Devices

Twitter made updates to their mobile app this week regarding how you share photos. These Twitter updates will make the sharing of photos more social…and awesome! These Twitter updates will make the sharing of photos more social…and awesome!…Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule   “We’re rolling out two new mobile features that make photos on Twitter […]

Facebook Adjusts News Feed Algorithm

Facebook Adjusts News Feed Algorithm

I have sad news to report. Facebook is playing with their news feed algorithm yet again and it is going to affect your brand page. I thought this was just a rumor, but when Time and AdAge report on it, it has to be true. Facebook has already cut down organic (non-paid) reach from 12% […]

W Hotels Offer Social Media Concierge for Weddings

W Hotels Offer Social Media Concierge for Weddings

As someone who is engaged, aaaaand all about social media, I just had to blog about this. W Hotels is now offering a social media concierge add-on to their wedding packages for $3,000. Their “social media expert” will tweet, vine, post on facebook, pin, instagram and blog your special day. They’ll also come up with […]