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Making Your LinkedIn Profile More Attractive to Potential Partners

In February 2014, there were 277 million total LinkedIn users, with two new ones joining each second. That means that every minute, there are 120 potential customers, mentors, and connections creating new accounts. That also means there are now more...

Posted March 29, 2014    

Is Social Media Stealing Your Life Away?

You wouldn’t spend time with a friend who steals your most valuable possessions, would you? What about a friend who consistently borrows your things and never gave them back? Likely you wouldn’t. Yet, according to Business Insider, you’re spending...

Posted March 27, 2014    

The Terrifying Social Media Game That's Already Claiming Lives

How far does a game need to go before it's no longer a laughing matter? A new social media game called Neknomination seems to have answered that question. An Internet-assisted drinking game originating with a pro athlete in the UK, a game of...

Posted March 18, 2014    

6 TV Series That Integrate Social Media With Their Broadcast

Social media has grown drastically over the past few years; so much that TV shows have integrated social media in their broadcasts to jumpstart discussions while the show is airing. Some TV shows take social media even farther than the simple...

Posted March 15, 2014    

9 Twitter Accounts Reporting on the Ground in Ukraine

Depending on the media outlets you’re tuning into, the current crisis in the Ukraine could trigger another Cold War between the United States and Russia, or simply be a bout of political posing from the Russian leader Vladimir Putin. The confusion...

Posted March 14, 2014    

Social Good: Social Media's Role in Saving Lives

In today's society, it seems that everyone has a cell phone. While some complain that this technology is creating a ruder and less socially aware generation, others have found ways to put this instant access to information to good use. The...

Posted March 9, 2014    

5 Options to Monetize Your Blog

Blogging isn't only a great way to get your thoughts, opinions, or expertise out to the world, but can also be a way to pay the bills. Unfortunately, most people don't make very much money from their blogs, but this is partially because they don't...

Posted February 27, 2014    

Learn from 4 Dotcom Tech Companies that Failed

While the tech industry is booming, not all tech companies make it big. In fact, there are several companies that simply explode --and not in a positive way. Take a look at some of the biggest flops in the tech industry over the last few decades.Boo...

Posted February 18, 2014    

4 Ways Social Media Can Ruin Your Reputation

Today, more than 15 million businesses and organizations have Facebook pages. If you own a business, you're probably one of these.Social media is a great way to promote brand awareness and enhance relationships with consumers. That being said,...

Posted February 14, 2014    

7 News Events That Appeared on Social Media First

Social media users are becoming the new journalists, with more than half of us learning about breaking new stories via Facebook, Twitter, and other sites rather than traditional news outlets. In fact, when it came to reporting some of the world's...

Posted January 31, 2014    

5 Jobs Created by Social Media

Social media as we know it has been around for some time now and has gained plenty of mainstream acceptance, but the idea of working in the field full-time is still a mystery to many. Short of inventing the next Facebook, how can one earn a living...

Posted January 22, 2014    

7 Technologies Companies Are Using to Increase Their Profits

Adopting new technologies takes a certain amount of courage as well as a potentially risky financial investment. However, our rapidly developing world necessitates an openness to new possibilities and tech-based ventures. Though adoption of new...

Posted January 11, 2014    

How to Rebrand Your Company

Rebranding a company can give your business a fresh start or produce disastrous results. It all depends on taking the correct precautions and planning while remaking your brand. There are five essential things companies need to do to make sure their...

Posted December 19, 2013    

8 Things You Should Never Do on Your Company's Social Media Page

Social media has become a prime platform for businesses to engage and interact with prospects and customers. Problems arise, however, when company representatives, or even owners, do things on social media that jeopardize rather than help the...

Posted December 13, 2013    

4 Trendy and Efficient WordPress Plugins for Bloggers

WordPress is one of the best creations for bloggers, developers, small business owners, and virtually anyone who wants to put their views, products, or information on the web for the masses. If you own a WordPress account, you know exactly how hard...

Posted November 29, 2013    

Social Media Tips for the 2013 Holiday Season

The holidays are almost here; Turkey Day is right around the corner and after that there’s no denying that the Winter Holidays are in the crosshairs. Why is that such a big deal for social media users and marketers? Well, only because a strong...

Posted November 22, 2013    

5 Ways Social Media Can Aid Your Cyber Monday Shopping

After you've braved the crowds on Black Friday, you deserve the weekend to rest. However, once Monday rolls around, you better make sure you're up bright and early for Cyber Monday. Cyber Monday is the Monday following Black Friday, and as the name...

Posted November 13, 2013    

How Social Media is Impacting High Schoolers' College Admission Chances

Social media has become a big part of everyday life; it's used for fun, professionally, or even to stay informed on important topics trending on a day-to-day basis. For high school students enrolling in college, it's important to understand...

Posted November 12, 2013    

Dispelling the 8 Myths of BYOD for Businesses

Myth 1: Most Big Companies Aren't Adopting BYODAs much as some IT departments would probably like this to be true, it's not. In fact, recent studies show that many big companies are adopting BYOD and that nine out of 10 companies said that their...

Posted November 7, 2013    

Social Media for Your Startup

Not all startups are created equal. Don't let yours fall short by forgoing the opportunities social media presents. If you aren't utilizing social media to market your business properly, especially if your business is a startup, it's time to stop...

Posted October 30, 2013    

 
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