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Google+ is Facebook's AND LinkedIn's big challenger - TNW Google

Google+ is Facebook's AND LinkedIn's big challenger - TNW Google | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Google+ is Facebook's number one contender, and LinkedIn better watch out too.
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Add your Facebook stream to Google+ with this browser extension

Add your Facebook stream to Google+ with this browser extension | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Google+Facebook helps you update both your Google+ and Facebook accounts by adding your Facebook stream into your Google+ dashboard.
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The Only Reason to Participate in Social Media | Social Media Today

The Only Reason to Participate in Social Media | Social Media Today | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Plain and simple, the real reason to participate in any marketing activity, including Facebook and others, is to generate a customer.
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Social Media Showdown: Facebook Announces Skype Video Chat Feature - DaniWeb (blog)

Social Media Showdown: Facebook Announces Skype Video Chat Feature - DaniWeb (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Globe and MailSocial Media Showdown: Facebook Announces Skype Video Chat FeatureDaniWeb (blog)Interestingly enough, these past few weeks have become a Social Media showdown.
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How to Create a LinkedIn Profile That Really Connects - BNET (blog)

How to Create a LinkedIn Profile That Really Connects - BNET (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
How to Create a LinkedIn Profile That Really ConnectsBNET (blog)LinkedIn is the social media platform of choice for many entrepreneurs and business owners.
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Google is starting to finally get social media with Google+ - ZDNet (blog)

Google is starting to finally get social media with Google+ - ZDNet (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukGoogle is starting to finally get social media with Google+ZDNet (blog)Has Google finally figured out social media? With their latest foray into the arena, it looks like they may finally have a winner.
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This Day in Tech: Facebook blocks contact-exporting tool, Twitter buys BackType - CNET

This Day in Tech: Facebook blocks contact-exporting tool, Twitter buys BackType - CNET | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
This Day in Tech: Facebook blocks contact-exporting tool, Twitter buys BackTypeCNETMore Tune at 10 am PT tomorrow to find out what Facebook's mystery announcement is.
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Busting the myths behind social media - The Media Online

Busting the myths behind social media - The Media Online | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The Media OnlineBusting the myths behind social mediaThe Media Onlineby Melody Maker Social media isn't rocket science, but it does demand that you change the way that you think about interacting with your customers and prospects.
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4 Reasons Every Small Business Needs to Outsource | Under30CEO

4 Reasons Every Small Business Needs to Outsource | Under30CEO | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Buried in paperwork? Need to cut costs? Not enough hours in the day?
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Valleys need 70,000 jobs to plug benefits gap - Wales News - News - WalesOnline

Valleys need 70,000 jobs to plug benefits gap - Wales News - News - WalesOnline | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
TENS of thousands of jobs would need to be created in Wales’ most deprived communities to plug a huge benefits gap, according to a report published today.
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Facebook and Skype to join forces on new video chat feature: Report - Vancouver Sun

Facebook and Skype to join forces on new video chat feature: Report - Vancouver Sun | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
ZME ScienceFacebook and Skype to join forces on new video chat feature: ReportVancouver SunFacebook Founder & Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg, launches Facebook's “open compute program” at Facebook's headquarters in Palo Alto, California...
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Realtime Search On Hiatus While Google And Twitter Figure Themselves Out - Washington Post

Realtime Search On Hiatus While Google And Twitter Figure Themselves Out - Washington Post | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
USA TodayRealtime Search On Hiatus While Google And Twitter Figure Themselves OutWashington PostWell as it turns out the reason behind its disappearance was not so mysterious, on July 2nd Google's access to Twitter's special firehose expired and...
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Google's New Analytics Tools For Tracking Social Media A Welcome Addition To ... - Benzinga

Google's New Analytics Tools For Tracking Social Media A Welcome Addition To ...BenzingaGoogle+ is out in the open and the company is set to shake up the firm grip Facebook holds in the bid for Social Media Supremacy.
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Social Media Background Check? Uh oh. - Adweek

Social Media Background Check? Uh oh. - Adweek | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Social Media Background Check? Uh oh.AdweekIn May of this year, the FTC said a company called Social Intelligence could start conducting background checks on employees' Internet and social media history.
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International SMBs Use Social Media Too

International SMBs Use Social Media Too | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
All of the world's small businesses are connecting with social media, not just the US. The su...
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The five biggest benefits of a company blog - Econsultancy (blog)

The five biggest benefits of a company blog - Econsultancy (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The Tech HeraldThe five biggest benefits of a company blogEconsultancy (blog)However, one of the earliest components of a social media strategy, the company blog, still has the potential to provide some of the greatest value.
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Can using social media cause your insurance rates to soar? - Fox Business

Can using social media cause your insurance rates to soar? - Fox Business | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Deccan HeraldCan using social media cause your insurance rates to soar?Fox BusinessInsurance companies are exploring how to use social media to learn more about you.
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LinkedIn #1 Social Network, Says Report - WebProNews

LinkedIn #1 Social Network, Says Report - WebProNews | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
LinkedIn #1 Social Network, Says ReportWebProNewsA recent study from marketing agency Performics revealed that 59 percent of social networkers found LinkedIn to be their most important social network.
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Here's Why Every Social Network Must Change Or Die - Business Insider

Here's Why Every Social Network Must Change Or Die - Business Insider | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Business InsiderHere's Why Every Social Network Must Change Or DieBusiness InsiderThe epic rise and fall of MySpace, a wave of inflated web IPOs, over-zealous banks. These are wild times to be in the Internet business.
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Facebook scammers lure with kinky sex, iTunes gift cards - msnbc.com

Facebook scammers lure with kinky sex, iTunes gift cards - msnbc.com | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Facebook scammers lure with kinky sex, iTunes gift cardsmsnbc.comFacebook scammers took that platitude to heart over the weekend, with concurrent viral postings making their way around the social-networking service.
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5 Business Lessons You Can Learn From Mark Zuckerberg - IT Business Net

5 Business Lessons You Can Learn From Mark Zuckerberg - IT Business Net | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Globe and Mail5 Business Lessons You Can Learn From Mark ZuckerbergIT Business Net(The youngest -- by eight days -- is Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz.) He was portrayed in The Social Network (unfairly, some argue) as being socially awkward...
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Some space for bubble theory - Technology Spectator

Some space for bubble theory - Technology Spectator | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.ukSome space for bubble theoryTechnology SpectatorAnd as the new tech players line up for their own IPOs on the back of LinkedIn's big debut last month the public should not ignore the lessons of history – even if institutional...
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LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner must show firm's value - San Francisco Chronicle

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner must show firm's value - San Francisco Chronicle | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner must show firm's valueSan Francisco ChronicleAfter ringing the bell on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, the chief executive officer of LinkedIn watched as shares of his company soared above $120, nearly triple the...
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Mind Your Business: About that Facebook Photo… - BusinessNewsDaily

Mind Your Business: About that Facebook Photo… - BusinessNewsDaily | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
BusinessNewsDailyMind Your Business: About that Facebook Photo…BusinessNewsDailyEven if you are careful about your Facebook privacy settings, just about everyone can see your profile photo.
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Shunning Facebook: Some don't 'like' Facebook life - Chicago Tribune

Shunning Facebook: Some don't 'like' Facebook life - Chicago Tribune | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Shunning Facebook: Some don't 'like' Facebook lifeChicago TribuneThe three are a tiny sampling of what might be one of the smallest contingents on earth — tech-savvy, social folks in their teens and 20s who shun Facebook.
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