Category Archives: Social Media

Blogging, microblogging, media, social media or… Which for your business?

TweetYou may be wondering, which would be better for me or my business.. blogging, social bookmarking, a social media focus, or ?? A darned good question, particularly as all have a purpose, a time, a place, advantages and disadvantages. So, … Continue reading

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Infographic – Men and Women use their mobiles and social media differently

TweetNo huge surprise here I guess as research has shown that men and women differ in their use of mobile social media. For example, 38% of women play games on their smartphones and they outnumber men by 10%, 13% of men … Continue reading

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Social Media Guide For Parents (2014 Edition)

TweetA valuable resource for parents was released today and it’s pretty darned nice – and useful! The social media guide for parents has been developed by the Liahona Academy (be sure to check out their website and the other valuable … Continue reading

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Growing Social and 10 Social Media Tips to Help Build Your Brand Loyalty

TweetOk, you’ve gone to great lengths to create social media properties for your company. You’ve spent countless hours customizing the look and feel,built a following, curated and created content, so now what?  The biggest thing you can likely do is … Continue reading

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Our Most Popular Social Media Shares from the week

TweetThis week we saw plenty of activity and engagement via our various social media channels. the following are the stories and tips we shared that seemed to have resonated with our connections and generated the most activity… enjoy! Provo, Boulder, … Continue reading

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Mapping Selfies and the “Selfiest” Cities in the World

TweetWith facebook viewed by many as the ultimate platform for narcissists coupled with Facebook’s acquisition of Instagram, is it any wonder that the selfie has soared to new levels of fame? You may have noticed recently that Time Magazine (online) … Continue reading

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Video – The Social Media Guard takes the social out of Media

TweetHere’s Coke’s solution to the “social media problem” – yes indeed, get your head out of the phone! Nice… (Source)  

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How Distracted Are you by Social Media? Webrate will tell you

TweetA new web service helps employers determine just how distracted employees are with Twitter, facebook and emails – enter Webrate. The application gives users two options to block the internet. Option 1: They set a time and disconnect. But they … Continue reading

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It’s Official, Employees Are Wasting Time Meeting, Socializing and Surfing

TweetIndeed this is a very common topic that often comes up, particularly when you ask someone about how their company uses social media or if they encourage it. Well now, a Canadian research firm has churned out some numbers that … Continue reading

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BullyVention maps Bullying in America via the Bullying Index

TweetHow do you increase awareness about the important topic of Bullying… you create a heat map naturally! Indeed, that’s exactly what one savvy youngster from Virgina has been doing via a project know ass BullyVention.

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New standalone iPhone app for facebook – Paper

Tweet You may notice faccbook getting loads of attention on the wires this morning… that’s due to a new app called Paper – This morning, Facebook is announcing a new standalone iPhone app called Paper. Contrary to earlier rumors, it’s much … Continue reading

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Data Privacy and 8 simple tips to protecting your personal privacy online

TweetWith Data Privacy Day set to take place on Tuesday Jan 28 there’s no better time to think about your own data usage and data privacy concerns etc… About Data Privacy Day – The proclamation coincides with an international effort … Continue reading

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