It's been a while since I've done a collection of news for the Social Media Space so today I thought I would do a Round Up of all things Social!
Make sure you check out the topic:
"Google Shuts Down Several Services in December 2011"
There are a number of services that are impacted and if you.... More »
A Facebook engineer recently announced the introduction of new marketing tools for Pages. The news came by way of a post on the official Facebook Developers Blog on Monday. In the post, Omid Saadati unveiled the new features in detail, and he noted the ways in which they would effectively simplify t.... More »
Straight from the Twitter Developers Blog HQ: Third-party apps bow down, starting today. Those at the top of T Mountain have ushered in a set of strict new rules, and the Internet backlash is heating up – fast. Apps such as Tweetbot are on the chopping block now, and it seems as though Twitter is .... More »
Anyone who has watched even a snippet of prime-time television over the past few weeks has likely been met head-on with those sappy commercials featuring Olympians and their moms. What you’ve probably also noticed (but been far less aware of) is that the incessant mom-thanking has permeated your.... More »
Twitter is arguably one of the most powerful sites online today, but the microblogging platform’s search function has always left something to be desired. Never fear: Frost Li (a Twitter engineer) posted an announcement on the official Twitter blog that would effectively erase that problem for goo.... More »
Sorry for the delay in posting an update…I’ve been really busy with a number of projects. Anyway, here’s today’s collection of Social Media updates from around the web.
Let me call your attention to “Google’s New Freshness Update: Social Media Has Changed the Expectations of Searchers”. You should really check this topic out as Google’s most recent update has really impacted a large number of sites/people/businesses/families/etc…
Did you see any impacts from Google’s recent update?
Now this is how you launch your new social startup [Video]
If Google+ and Facebook met at a party, what would they say to each other? Who would MySpace hang out with? This funny video has the answer:
As you can see, Wydif is the new kid on the social startup block. If you’re still wondering what it is, it stands for “Would You Do It For?” – which perfectly describes what this French startup does…
Continue Reading On TheNextWeb.com »
Google’s New Freshness Update: Social Media Has Changed the Expectations of Searchers
Timing is everything. On Monday, I was asked if I would give a presentation at the Internet Summit 2011 in Raleigh, NC on November 15th and 16th on an advanced SEO topic. I thought about it, and agreed, and decided to give a presentation on how social media has been transforming search on Tuesday [….
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How To Make Friends And Influence People: 6 Ways To Keep Facebook Fans
For businesses big and small, Facebook offers a great opportunity to connect with customers and build awareness. Collecting Facebook fans through the use of the ‘Like’ button is a great way to promote all you have to offer and target potential customers with offers and news.
However studies have shown that many fans will often ‘unlike’ a brand soon after a particular promotion or offer has ended…
Continue Reading On BlogHerald.com »
7 Roadblocks to a Successful Social Media Campaign
Social media campaigns are a norm rather than an exception these days. However, it would be unwise to consider such campaigns as a shortcut to success. Given a sound plan and committed execution, a social media campaign can recover its ROI quicker than most other marketing campaign methodologies. However, there are several roadblocks for businesses when it comes to running successful social media campaigns…
Continue Reading On SMedio.com »
Google Search Now Indexing Facebook Comments!
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Post from: PageTraffic SEO Blog Now updated thrice a…
Please visit PageTraffic Blog for the full article…
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Ending Social Media Marketing Confusion
Consider this scenario: You know you’re supposed to get on Twitter to somehow promote your website. So you start randomly tweeting out links to a product or service page on your website. But who is going to care? Sure, you could do some Twitter searches and find people who are asking their own Twitter followers about a product or service that you may happen to offer…
Continue Reading On SiteProNews.com »
Social Business Is Spreading, But Is Anybody Listening?
A recent Gartner survey asked the question “Who is leading social media initiatives in your business?”. 35% of the respondents answered “Marketing.” 10% said “PR.” Nobody said “Sales” or “CRM” teams. The immediate conclusion to this is that companies are still falling short of using social media, and the web to listen…
Continue Reading On B2BBloggers.com »
Facebook’s Zuckerberg To Charlie Rose: “We Just Do One Thing”
Asked to reflect on the cultural differences between Google and Facebook, current Facebook COO and former Googler Sheryl Sandberg told Charlie Rose that “Google is fundamentally about algorithms and machine learning . . . We start from a totally different place. We start from an individual:….
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