Category Archives: Social Media

Tip – Optimal Dimensions for Images Shared on Social Networks

TweetYes indeed, we love social media just as much as the other guy and you can find us on most of the popular “must have” social channels. Images are a huge part of our social strategy, particularly as it is … Continue reading

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Valentine Tip – Popular Dating Apps Vulnerable to Hackers

TweetIt seems that dating apps, like anything else these days, can be quite vulnerable and a treasure trove for hackers. So with Valentine’s Day approaching a reminder to be safe!  For example, hackers could intercept cookies from the app via … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why You Should Love Twitter!

TweetI gotta admit, I’m really tired of hearing from people that they think Twitter is simply a waste of time, or a stupid social network for boasting about your cat or where you eat or for sharing a selfie etc… … Continue reading

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Mapping #JeSuisCharlie Tweets in Real Time

TweetAn interesting data visualization reveals the trending #JeSuisCharlie on a World map as the updates light up in real time – great stuff using CartoDB See the #JesuisCharlie Twitter map HERE See also real time images and #JesuisCharlie media on … Continue reading

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The Best Time to Post to Social Media During the Holidays

TweetAddThis has shared an interesting post that reveals some of the best times for social sharing over the Holiday Season – Tips for best day and time to post to Twitter, facebook, LinkedIn and Pinterest are provided

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Do You Ever Wonder, What Happened to Foursquare?

TweetEver ask yourself, “what ever happened with foursquare”? I’m pretty sure that I’m not the only one who has wondered what direction the company has gone with the once “must-have” social checkin tool – a while back I called the … Continue reading

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Social Tip – Mastering your Twitter Analytics

TweetYou Tweet But Are You Aware of your Twitter Analytics? Here’s How — Ok you tweet, but do you have any idea how well your tweeting is doing? Indeed using twitter is subjective and it really is tough to say … Continue reading

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Have you Checked For Google Results That Could Harm or Destroy you?

TweetWe all know this, people will Google you, and in particular, if you happen to be in the search for a new job, a contract, or other employment related position, the chances are very high (estimated at 75%) that the … Continue reading

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Denver Beer Company GPS tags special cans of beer – Win by taking a beer selfie at a secret location!

TweetAs a GeoGeek who’s also craft beer crazy this one is right up my alley – and likely yours too! The Denver Beer Co. is GPS tagging special cans of beer with secret locations for a beer photo challenge!

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Location Sharing Research – Top five relationships conducive to location sharing

TweetSome recent findings on location sharing… The Alohar Mobile Survey Finds 71% of Smartphone Users are Open to Location Sharing Apps; Adoption Driven by Relationship Milestones, Safety and Convenience – amazingly, 71% of smartphone users expressed their openness to mobile … Continue reading

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The new Foursquare Learns What You Like, Becomes More Yelpy!

TweetSo, here it is, foursquare (R8) with a completely new look and feel. I’m still poking around with it and trying to figure out what’s up with the app. I have to admit, it really does feel more personalized, this … Continue reading

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Dev tip – How to Register an App with Facebook

TweetSo, you’ve been thinking about creating an app to run on facebook, so now what? Well, to begin you can take advantage of this great read from fbombmedia… enjoy! To make sure your app reaches its full potential, you need … Continue reading

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