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3 Ways Marketers Can Leverage the New LinkedIn

3 Ways Marketers Can Leverage the New LinkedIn | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Recent Linkedin Changes: Discover how LinkedIn continues to make it a compelling network for business professionals.
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Why 7 Search Results in Google Should be Your Brand New Lucky Number

Why 7 Search Results in Google Should be Your Brand New Lucky Number | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
A big change seems to be underway on Google, most likely designed to give brands more control of the search results associated with their brand names. Google is now showing three less results on searches for brand names (7, rather than 10).
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HootSuite Now Lets You Create Storify Posts, Save to Evernote

HootSuite Now Lets You Create Storify Posts, Save to Evernote | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
HootSuite added plugins storytelling curation tool Storify, note-taking platform Evernote and help desk management tool Zendesk.
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Handwrite, a new way to search on Google

"Introducing Handwrite, a fun and easy new way to search Google from your smartphone or tablet. To enable Handwrite, visit www.google.com on your smartphone or tablet, click 'Settings,' found at the bottom of the page, and then enable Handwrite. This feature is currently available in 27 languages."

 

This is pretty neat! Google now lets you search by simply writing on your screen. This is available for Google search on both smartphones and tablets. Better start brushing up on your handwriting!

 

Setup:

 

To set it up on your phone scroll to the bottom of your Google search screen, tap "settings", then scroll down and press "enable" Handwrite. From then on you will be able to turn Google Handwrite on and off by simply pressing the small cursive "g" in the bottom right corner.

Have fun!

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Consumers More Comfortable with Amazon Using Data than Facebook - SIM Partners

Consumers More Comfortable with Amazon Using Data than Facebook - SIM Partners | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it

Harris Interactive recently surveyed 2,262 adults about their views towards companies using personal data for target advertising. The survey provided startling results on how consumers prefer their purchasing data is used.

The fact that 66% of consumers are ok with Amazon using their history but only 33% are ok with Facebook using their profile information volumes to how the mindset of users on different sites changes based on the nature of the site. 

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HootSuite Adds More Awesome to Hootlet with AutoSchedule

HootSuite Adds More Awesome to Hootlet with AutoSchedule | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it

HootSuite adds more awesome to Hootlet with new features including AutoSchedule – a powerful new link share tool that determines the optimal time to schedule social media messaging. Now you can automatically queue messages throughout the day to maintain a consistent social media presence.

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5 Twitter Tools to Enhance Your Marketing | Social Media Examiner

5 Twitter Tools to Enhance Your Marketing | Social Media Examiner | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Twitter tools: Discover these 5 free tools to grow and manage your community and maximize your visibility.
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Google+ API Opens, to Attract More Businesses

Google+ API Opens, to Attract More Businesses | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Google is opening up its Google+ API to attract more businesses to the platform.
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Twitter Posting Best Practices for Better Big Brand Engagement & Interaction [Study]

Twitter Posting Best Practices for Better Big Brand Engagement & Interaction [Study] | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Contrary to other insights we’ve seen, a new study shows tweets posted on the weekend get more retweets and replies than those posted during the week, but most big brands aren’t taking advantage of this.
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Twitter Advertising Guide

Twitter Advertising Guide | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Twitter advertising is different from most of online advertising options, with elements of cost-per-click, display, and social media ads all wrapped up in 140 characters or less. This guide will help you reach your Twitter marketing objectives.
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SIM at Northwestern – The Professional Services Supplier Diversity Symposium - SIM Partners

SIM at Northwestern – The Professional Services Supplier Diversity Symposium - SIM Partners | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it

Tara, Yale and Karin represent SIM Partners at the first annual Professional Services Supplier Diversity Symposium. SIM Partners was honored to be invited to present as a best-in-class Evanston based professional services firm. 

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Here's What Facebook's 'Want' Button Will Probably Look Like

Here's What Facebook's 'Want' Button Will Probably Look Like | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
It's been said that Facebook is developing a new "Want" button and now we have a glimpse at what the icon could look like.
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Local Facebook fans beat corporate fans 40 to 1 « Product & Industry « Hearsay Social

Local Facebook fans beat corporate fans 40 to 1 « Product & Industry « Hearsay Social | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Earlier today, independent research group Mainstay Salire released a white paper comparing the fans of corporate and local Facebook pages.
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9 Tips for Running Successful Facebook Contests

9 Tips for Running Successful Facebook Contests | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Facebook Contests: Learn how to run a successful Facebook contest aimed at your target audience and gain information about your customers.
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Facebook Introduces Mobile Ad Unit to Promote Apps

Facebook Introduces Mobile Ad Unit to Promote Apps | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Just a few weeks after introducing its first mobile ad unit, Facebook has launched another one, this time designed to help mobile app developers market themselves.
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Facebook Upgrades Photo Viewing, Sharing

Facebook Upgrades Photo Viewing, Sharing | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Facebook has enhanced image-viewing on its website.
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Apple OS X Mountain Lion: The Good, the Awesome, the Could-Do-Better [REVIEW]

Apple OS X Mountain Lion: The Good, the Awesome, the Could-Do-Better [REVIEW] | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it

It's that time of year when a Mac owner's fancy turns to thoughts of felines. Yes, those who lusted after Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Lion in summers past can finally get their paws on a brand new kitty: Mountain Lion.

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A Timeline of Recent Facebook Ad Changes

A Timeline of Recent Facebook Ad Changes | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Facebook is expected to generate $4.2 billion in ad revenue this year. Here are the changes the network's made to its advertising platform.
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HootSuite Rolls Out Google + Pages, Here Is How To Set It Up — socialmouths

HootSuite Rolls Out Google + Pages, Here Is How To Set It Up — socialmouths | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
HootSuite rolls out management for Google+ Pages to all users, here is a step-by-step tutorial on how to configure yours...
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Here's What Social Networks Know About You

Here's What Social Networks Know About You | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
A look at the type of data social networks collect, how they gather it and why they want it in the first place.
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Is Facebook Cooking Up a Jobs Board?

Is Facebook Cooking Up a Jobs Board? | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Facebook may launch a jobs board, according to a report.
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The 2012 Socialympics

The 2012 Socialympics | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Rules and regulations about the use of content surrounding the 2012 Summer Olympics in London must comply with some pretty strict rules, which include tweets and Facebook posts. With so many restrictions, what are marketers to do?
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Shopcade: Pinterest for Ecommerce?

Shopcade: Pinterest for Ecommerce? | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Meet the newest kid on the social media block: Shopcade, a site that gives shoppers the opportunity to share those magical, can’t-live-without products with their networks of friends, family, business contacts – and yes, even former classmates.
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Facebook Working on New Features for Huge Social Commerce Push

Facebook Working on New Features for Huge Social Commerce Push | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
Facebook is gearing up for a huge social commerce push, according to code discovered by a web developer.
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Google+ Events: Brought to You by One Googler's Vacation

Google+ Events: Brought to You by One Googler's Vacation | SIM Partners - Social Media | Scoop.it
The idea for Google+ Events came about when Google's Vic Gundotra realized there was no easy way to pool photos from a vacation.
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