Social Media

Using Google+ for Your Marketing Needs

March 11, 2013
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Social media can do wonders for your marketing needs provided you maintain your accounts. Some are under the misunderstanding that once you build a profile, that’s all it takes. Like anything in this world, you need to put effort into it in order to reap the benefits. Although Google+ isn’t as large as other social […]

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How to Use Twitter Effectively for Business

March 6, 2013
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Twitter is a social media network which is becoming increasingly popular with many businesses. It can be used as a tool for creating increased awareness about your brand or business, as well as building relationships with customers. However, Twitter is only effective when used in the right way. Here are some tips which will help […]

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Top Apps for Business Networking

January 23, 2013
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More and more people are purchasing iPads every single day.  Over 100 million of these devices have been sold in their short lifespan so far (just short of three years).  However most people still have just a basic understanding of how they work and the benefits that can be derived by them, especially for business […]

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What Twitter Accounts Do You Follow?

January 19, 2013
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When it comes to Twitter, following the right people makes all of the difference in how much fun and information you can pick up from the social media site. There are some Twitter accounts that are necessary to follow. Several highly-followed individuals’ posts can offer special insight and valuable information into a relatable subject. Some […]

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Wrapp – Send Gift Cards To Your Facebook Friends with Ease

November 22, 2012
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As social networking sites have become an integral part of our lives, the idea of social gifting service has also evolved. Seeing a viable business opportunity, many companies have started their own social gifting service, but, till date, only a few stands out. Wrapp is undoubtedly one of those. What is Wrapp? Wrap lets you […]

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3 Things You Must Do For Safety on Social Sites

October 10, 2012
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Yes, social networking sites have brought us the good, the bad and the ugly. They are great avenues for keeping in touch with friends, following up with colleagues and especially for reaching new audience for our businesses. I would assume that none of us is new to facebook ads and fan pages which are among […]

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Startling LinkedIn Security Issues: How to Protect Your Business

August 23, 2012
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Mega professional social networking website LinkedIn is losing face due to a mass security breach that left 6.5 million user passwords splashed all over the Internet. After a Russian forum user claimed that he hacked LinkedIn and leaked passwords online, Twitter users confirmed that they discovered their encoded LinkedIn passwords online. This breach in security […]

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KPMG Social Media Guidelines – Think Global, Think Social

August 16, 2012
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Social media has exploded these past few years. With almost one billion users on Facebook alone, it’s amazing how fast the social media world has connected so many people worldwide. In fact, it has gone so fast that many people never really got a chance to “learn how to use it properly”. Yes, it’s easy […]

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Networking 101: How to Use Social Media to Find a Job

June 21, 2012
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Today, job hunting appears easier yet is so much more complex with the use of social media. Given the state of the current job market in the US, it can literally pay to set up several social media profiles on job networking websites to help you make the right connections and get hired fast. According […]

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Apple shuts down “Ping”, their social media network

June 14, 2012
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With the next release of iTunes, Ping will no longer exist. Apple has decided to pull the plug to its own social media network, which was launched in September 2010. It never really took off and it couldn’t get the Facebook integration it wanted. Back when it launched, Steve Jobs said Facebook had such high […]

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Facebook Looking to Make Big Money With IPO

May 15, 2012
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For months now, we have been hearing about the clout that Facebook is going to be carrying once they finally release their Initial Public Offering (IPO). It now appears that those particular expectations were a little muted, especially when it comes to the actual value the company would carry once their IPO was sold off. […]

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5 Ways to Improve Your Social Networking 

May 2, 2012
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These below mentioned tricks and tips are useful in making use of strategy thinking competence along with time-savvy tools over the Internet to expand your effectiveness. Following are 5 ways via which you can easily improve your social networking. 1. Have an Additional Ear Reserved For Your Visitors Words The most imperative figure for your […]

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The Banjo App Is Gaining Popularity at Breakneck Speed

April 22, 2012
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In just nine months, the Banjo social app has hit 1 million users, rivaling the booming growth of superstar social media websites like Twitter and Facebook. Banjo beat out other social media favorites like Foursquare and Pinterest as it made its way to the top. If you’re not a Banjo user, the first question on […]

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Tips and Tricks for the Diehard Spotify User

March 16, 2012
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If you’re in the majority of Internet users out there, then you probably have a Facebook account by now. And if you’re in the majority of Facebook users, then you have probably linked your Facebook with the free music sharing program called Spotify. What Is Spotify? Spotify is an unlimited music streaming service that lets […]

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Newshosting updates to 1300 days of retention (Usenet provider)

March 9, 2012
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Newshosting, the recognized leader in Usenet newsgroup access, today announced a new record upon reaching 1300 days of retention. This enhancement comes at no additional cost for all Newshosting customers. Yay! As the original “social network,” Usenet enables you to exchange ideas globally using text discussion groups. Newshosting’s 1300 days of retention and daily growth […]

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Can Pinterest Boost Your Business?

March 2, 2012
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If you haven’t been living under a rock for the past few months, then you’ve probably heard of the latest social media craze called Pinterest. Pinterest is an online pin board created for the purpose of photo sharing via social media. Pinterest users can create pin boards based on unique themes related to their interests. […]

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Facebook, Google+ or Twitter – which is best for success?

February 28, 2012
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Whether you run a business or a blog, you’ll most likely spend most of your time and effort doing what is best for your business in the long run – and that probably mean not spending time doing something that does not give you a proper return on investment, even though the investment is “only” […]

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4 Reasons a Business Should Invest in Social Media

January 19, 2012
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Social media is proliferating across all walks of life and is increasingly infiltrating everything we do. Business owners should realise this as they stand to gain many benefits from engaging in social media marketing and utilising methods such as facebook marketing to increase online profitability as well as drive traffic to their retail store fronts. […]

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Social Media Tips for Small Businesses

January 12, 2012
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If you haven’t heard of social media, odds are you don’t own a business. Still, some small business owners are hesitant to adapt to the new medium. Some feel that it isn’t relevant to their business, others are afraid of screwing things up, and still others don’t think that they can compete with the big […]

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How To Update Your Twitter & Facebook Status With Siri

January 6, 2012
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Having a jog in the morning and want to respond to a text, travelling to a distance place and want to know the weather condition or trying to locate your favorite restaurant and you do not know the directions, Siri is there for your rescue. Even when you’re driving or you need a break from […]

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The New Twitter

January 4, 2012
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As an example of how to finish the year strong and make 2012 a fresh start, Twitter rolled out the microblog’s most extensive overhaul ever last month. TweetDeck got tweaked, the website’s been reorganized, the iOS and Android apps were updated, and some new icons have popped up. Unlike the mass revolts that take place […]

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Impact of Social Media on Future of Shipping

December 28, 2011
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With the world now at the fingertips of social media users, how does one in such a staid industry as cargo containers and global shipping get in on it? Social media is quickly becoming a tool for businesses to network with suppliers, customers, and future contracts. Cargo containers come in all sizes from steel boxes, […]

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Affects of Google Plus Pages in SEO

November 24, 2011
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It has come to many people’s realization that recently, Google plus has increased a lot in relation to its growth.  Since the implementation, Google plus has been able to receive millions and millions of users including Facebook as well as an option that enables businesses to have profiles.  In the past, it could only host […]

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What Does the New Facebook Interface Mean for Google+?

October 5, 2011
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As a Facebook user, you’ve probably noticed by now that Facebook has launched a new newsfeed interface as of last week. For many Facebook users, this came as a shock and even an unwelcome interruption. The new Facebook newsfeed interface shows top stories that you may find interesting and also has a side bar newsfeed […]

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