Articles about social media


The Best LinkedIn Summaries And Advice On How To Make Yours Shine

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Over the past decade, I have probably read tens of thousands of LinkedIn profiles as part of the work I do to help companies maximize the value of LinkedIn. Your profile is so impo

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Phone and tablet makers reportedly had deep access to your Facebook data too

Last updated: 06/07/2018

Back in 2015, Facebook stopped third-party app developers from accessing your friends' data. As evidenced from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, that kind of shady behaviour has res

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Uganda set to impose social media tax

Last updated: 06/06/2018

Uganda's parliament has passed a controversial tax on people using social media platforms. The law imposes a 200 shilling [$0.05, £0.04] daily levy on people using internet messa

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Facebook sinking fast among US teens: survey

Last updated: 06/06/2018

Facebook sinking fast among US teens: survey May 31, 2018 Credit: CC0 Public Domain Facebook is rapidly losing ground against rival internet platforms in attracting and keeping US

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3 Reasons Why You Should Create a Microsite (Plus 5 Creative Examples)

Last updated: 06/06/2018

The term “microsite” refers to branded content that exists independently from the main company website. Microsites have their own URL and are typically used for specific campa

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Snapchat Launches First Sound Lens

Last updated: 06/06/2018

Welcome to this week’s edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this week’s Social M

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Hinge will no longer require you to log in via Facebook

Last updated: 06/06/2018

Dating app Hinge is about to make a major change: it’s dropping its requirement that users to login to with Facebook. Techcrunch reports that the app will still keep the ability

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Teens Are Increasingly Ditching Facebook. Here's How Entrepreneurs Should Respond.

Last updated: 06/05/2018

The percentage of teens using Facebook has dropped 20 percent in just three years. “It’s 10 p.m. Do you know where your children are?” The answer: probably not on Facebook,

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Facebook finally kills its terrible Trending news section

Last updated: 06/05/2018

In a surprising Friday news dump, Facebook announced it will remove the Trending news section from its website and app.  The company says its users are increasingly consuming

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Klout, the $200 million website that measured how important you are on social media with one number, is shutting down

Last updated: 05/13/2018

It's the end of an era for social media influencers and wannabe-influencers. Klout, one of the buzziest tech startups circa 2011, announced on Twitter on Thursday that it was shut

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