Posts for "facebook"

Comedy Central Stretches Laughs with Festival Hosted on Twitter

From March Communications
April 24, 2013 at 12:00 pm
In an attempt to establish Comedy Central’s social dominance, the Viacom-owned company announced it would host a five-day comedy festival, taking place almost entirely on Twitter. ... (more)

Trend Watch: Teen Girls, Social Media and the ‘Thigh Gap’ Obsession [VIDEO]

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
April 7, 2013 at 3:02 pm
Quick. Here's a test: Stand-up straight with your feet together in front of a mirror and look for a space between your upper thighs. If you see a gap, you have the latest ... (more)

Inequality: A Nonprofit Social Media Best Practice

From Know Your Own Bone
March 26, 2013 at 9:13 am
All men are created equal.” No doubt you’ve heard that before, and no doubt I’d have a hard time finding a public-service motivated nonprofiteer who would disagree with ... (more)

Should My Business Have A Facebook Page?

From Social Media Defined
March 7, 2013 at 9:23 pm
I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard this conversation come up within marketing departments and executive teams at various companies. facebook is so trendy, so ... (more)

If Marissa Mayer and Sheryl Sandberg Worked in PR…

From Lindsay Olson
March 4, 2013 at 4:26 pm
This is a guest post by PR Columnist, Alison Kenney.If you’re reading this you’re probably aware of the PR ups and downs experienced recently by Marissa Mayer and Sheryl Sandberg, ... (more)

INFOGRAPHIC: 81% of Americans use a smartphone and watch TV simultaneously

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
March 2, 2013 at 8:06 pm
There is a chance that you are reading this post on a tablet or smartphone. In fact, you might even be dividing your attention between these words and a nearby TV or laptop. If ... (more)

Caught My Eye – Jan 4, 2013

January 4, 2013 at 12:17 pm
As a digital native, I come across tons of articles every day that spark new ideas. A new idea is always a win in my book, so I’ll share the wealth from time to time in a ... (more)

6 Tips for Being More Visual With Social Media (Infographic)

January 3, 2013 at 5:00 pm
Ideas for creating engaging visual content, then getting your fans share them and promote your brand. ... (more)

Guy Kawasaki on the New Era of Publishing and Google+ vs Facebook

From The Rise To The Top: The #1 Badass Show, Resource & Community For Mediapreneurs
January 2, 2013 at 10:13 am
In case you didn’t know, here is the 411 on Guy Kawasaki (wait…have you been living under a rock?). Guy Kawasaki is the author of twelve books, including APE: Author, Publisher, ... (more)

Weekly PR Highlights

From March Communications
December 28, 2012 at 9:00 am
10 Ways Brands Will Win With Content Marketing in 2013 Mashable – December 23, 2012 As we approach 2013, consumer brands won’t be the only ones leading the way. B2B and corporate ... (more)

@NatGeo to @instagram: Back Off, Jack

From March Communications
December 19, 2012 at 12:42 pm
According to Facebook, it has around a billion users. That’s one out of seven people on Earth, and it’s easy to see why Facebook and its subsidiaries feel a little bit like ... (more)

How Social Design Influences Student Retention and Self-Motivation in Online Learning Environments

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
December 11, 2012 at 2:48 pm
I've teamed up again with my writing partner, Dr. Mercedes Fisher, to take a deeper look at how designing for social spaces can help foster a deeper sense of community ... (more)

Social media monitoring and engaging influencers

December 9, 2012 at 7:48 am
Below is a presentation on social media monitoring and engaging influencers that I presented this week at a General Assembly training day on the basics of social media. The audience ... (more)

Weekly PR Highlights

From March Communications
December 7, 2012 at 9:00 am
Why the Critics Are Wrong About Mobile Advertising GigaOM – December 2, 2012 Mobile advertising is on the rise as audiences are continuing to access content on mobile devices. ... (more)


From The Career Closet
December 4, 2012 at 7:37 pm
“Success is the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.” – Albert Schweitzer You have two ... (more)

OMG! Text Messaging Celebrates 20th Anniversary

From Derek E. Baird :: Barking Robot
December 3, 2012 at 7:18 pm
You might not believe it, but text messaging is already past its teen years. The thumb-numbing communications format that has become a favorite of teenagers and created a language ... (more)

Weekly PR Highlights

From March Communications
November 30, 2012 at 9:00 am
Facebook Makes it Official: An External Advertising Network is Coming Soon Bloomberg Businessweek – November 26, 2012 Facebook is going to launch a new advertising network that ... (more)

5 Ways Social Media Can Ruin Your Reputation

November 28, 2012 at 5:00 pm
From unflattering photos to leaving commentators hanging, here's how you could be damaging your reputation on social media and not even know it. ... (more)

Behind-the-Scenes with a Badass Online Brand Builder: How Mari Smith “Became” Mari Smith

From The Rise To The Top: The #1 Badass Show, Resource & Community For Mediapreneurs
November 28, 2012 at 10:04 am
On your path to monetize your expertise/passion online (you know, taking those mad skills you have and turning them into crazy profitable products, services, courses, etc.) there ... (more)

How to Drive Sales Through Social Media

November 27, 2012 at 2:00 pm
In this special 'Ask Entrepreneur' feature, marketing expert Jason Falls discusses how business owners can convert followers into paying customers. ... (more)

What’s the Value of a Facebook Like?

From Andrew SwensonAndrew Swenson
November 27, 2012 at 3:32 am
Yesterday HubSpot’s Dan Zarrella announced a new “Value of a Like” Calculator that uses some straightforward math to help you determine how much your Facebook ... (more)

With Facebook’s Social Job App, Time to Clean Up

From Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel
November 24, 2012 at 2:30 pm
Now that Facebook has announced their Social Jobs app, it’s a good time for you to consider cleaning up your profile page and making other adjustments.  You’ve all ... (more)

March PR Gives Thanks

From March Communications
November 19, 2012 at 8:33 am
A few months ago, March Communications posted a comment on its Facebook page, asking what people loved most about PR. Comments flooded in ranging from the creativity of the industry ... (more)

Poll: Would You Use Facebook’s New Job Board?

November 15, 2012 at 2:30 am
Facebook changes more frequently than we can keep track of sometimes. However, there is one addition that we can’t ignore. After partnering with the Department of Labor and ... (more)

How to be a Bridesmaid 101

From GenPink
November 13, 2012 at 11:00 am
Credit: You’ve probably noticed the postings on Facebook, statuses announcing a friend’s engagement or a wedding, and realized that it’s only a ... (more)