Tag Archives: Social media

Listening to Social Media

Understanding what people want and having a good reputation have always been essential to building a successful business.  With social media at your disposal, this is easier now then ever before.  Keeping you finger on the pulse of your target market by listening to what they are saying about you is not only simple, it’s [...]

Flipboard: Social Content Curation

  Flipboard is a free app for mobile devices that lets users browse content from publishers and social networks in an easy-to-use magazine-style format. It is available for phones and tablets running iOS or Android. The name comes from one of its most unique features, the ability to “flip” through “boards” of content as if they were [...]

5 Social Media Tips For Small Business Owners

By now, everyone in the small business world has probably realized the importance of social media in their marketing strategy.  Because most of the effective social marketing tools are free to use, many business owners tend to put less value on them in their overall marketing plan.  Social media can help your business thrive, but [...]

Graph Search is Here

On Monday, July 8, Facebook officially rolled out Graph Search to all of its English-speaking network users.  After selective public testing since January, the newest search function is now widely available and will be made available to all users in the coming weeks.  This seems to be one more step in a new direction that [...]

Do you Vine?

It seems that there is an unspoken trend in social media: the shorter, the better. Whether or not that has to do with our decreasing attention spans is a different story. With Twitter, we are limited to 140-characters, and with Instagram we are limited to photos with minimal text. Tumblr, too, is meant for microblogging, [...]

3 Tips to Get You Started

Navigating the world of social media for a new business can seem tricky.  There is a constant stream of public mistakes that are made daily by brands trying to further their reputation, but don’t let that scare you. Social media is here to stay, and when you know what you’re doing, it’s a lot easier [...]

Staying On Top of Your Online Reputation

What are they saying about you? The small business world is starting to become a real force to be reckoned with, and the internet has become the defining catalyst for this relatively recent market shift.  It is important to realize that, like it or not, people will be talking about you online.  Even the smallest business will [...]

5 Rules for Businesses New to Social Media

If your business is new to the world of social media, it’s important to get off on the right foot, and this is a good place to start.  Here are five important rules to keep in mind for businesses that are new to the online community. You can’t be everywhere at once.  You don’t have [...]