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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 […]

How To Find Your First Tweet

How To Find Your First Tweet

Can you imagine? Twitter is 8 years old! They’re getting older, wiser and still picking their nose. To celebrate their birthday, Twitter released a tool to find your very first tweet, or anyone else’s for that matter. For our 8th birthday, we’re looking back at a few of our favorite first Tweets. You can too. […]

Send Targeted Emails with Mailchimp Goal

Send Targeted Emails with Mailchimp Goal

Have you ever looked at a product on Amazon and then that product followed you all around the internet? This highly targeted form of advertising works because Amazon place cookies on your computer that lets them serve ads on other websites. Amazon is targeting you based on your interests. You can use MailChimp in a […]

The + Email Trick

The + Email Trick

If enjoy free trials and saving money, then you’ll want to learn this email trick. Let’s say you want to try Netflix free for a month…again and again.  Technically, you can create a new email address every month and get access to a free trial over and over. Instead, you can enter adam+netflix@sociallygold.com for example […]

Zuckerberg Bashes the Government

Zuckerberg Bashes the Government

Yesterday Mark Zuckerberg took to his personal profile to express his frustration with what the government and NSA are doing. He even put a call into the President to express his frustration. I don’t think that we’ll ever escape what Edward Snowden exposed about the NSA.I’m curious what your thoughts are about Zuckerberg expressing his […]

How To Create Custom Twitter Timelines with Tweetdeck

How To Create Custom Twitter Timelines with Tweetdeck

Have you ever wanted to group tweets together about a certain topic or event for your website or blog? Tweetdeck, a project of Twitter, allows you to do just that. In this post, I’ll show you how to create custom timelines with Tweetdeck. These custom timelines can be embedded on your website, viewed on twitter.com […]

Twitter Now Has Built-in Analytics

Twitter Now Has Built-in Analytics

A few weeks ago I wrote about how to add summaries to your tweets. Adding summaries is great if you have a blog or a website and you want to show a preview image and preview text (see example below) to your tweets. You don’t need to install Twitter summaries to have access to the […]

By February 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
6 Snapchat Features You Didn’t Know About

6 Snapchat Features You Didn’t Know About

I don’t send snaps very often, but when I do, I use my iPhone (bad joke I know). In this post I’ll share 6 Snapchat features that you may not know about and how to enable them on your iPhone. I used to think Snapchat was only for photos that self destructed, but there is […]

By February 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
The Beatles’ Social Media Accounts

The Beatles’ Social Media Accounts

This being the 50 year anniversary of The Beatles appearance on the Ed Sullivan show, Jimmy Fallon and the Tonight Show decided to release never before seen footage of The Beatles promoting a few of their social media accounts.

By February 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Facebook Updates News Feed Algorithm for Pages

Facebook Updates News Feed Algorithm for Pages

Facebook announced today (2/25/14) that they are changing their news feed algorithm for pages. What used to be known as Edge Rank had marketers very upset. The statistic was that only 16% of page fans would see a post. This announcement will hopefully turn those marketing frowns around. This announcement will hopefully turn those marketing frowns […]

By February 25, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to add a Twitter Follow Button

How to add a Twitter Follow Button

If you are looking to add custom Twitter buttons to your website outside of the standard plugins, you’ve found the right place. In this post I’ll explain how to add the Twitter follow button to your website. This is a great way to get more Twitter followers too. I’d suggest including it at the top […]

By February 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to Delete Your Twitter Account

How to Delete Your Twitter Account

Getting tired of Twitter? In this post I’ll show you how to delete your Twitter account. Step 1: Login to Twitter.com Step 2: Click the gear at the top right and hit Settings. Step 3: Scroll down to the bottom and hit Deactivate my account. Step 4: Hit the Deactivate button** **Twitter will save your data for 30 […]

By February 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to Create a Facebook Ad For Your Website

How to Create a Facebook Ad For Your Website

In this article, I’ll show you how to create a Facebook ad that points to your website. I’ll also answer some questions you may have about Facebook ads along the way such as… . How much should I bid per click for my Facebook ad? . Should I bid for clicks or impressions on Facebook? […]

By February 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →