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Klout Quietly Adds WordPress to Klout Scores

Klout Quietly Adds WordPress to Klout Scores | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
Klout has quietly added WordPress to its algorithm in an attempt to make Klout Scores more relevant.
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Rage Against the Global Social Media Machine | Social Media Today

Rage Against the Global Social Media Machine | Social Media Today | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
An odd thing happened in August on Coca-Cola's Faceb...
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Why Facebook Timeline Will Be Huge for Brands

Why Facebook Timeline Will Be Huge for Brands | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
Users have been abuzz over the possibilities of Facebook's Timeline, but brands should be excited too. Here's a look at the possibilities.
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Op-Ed: Stop Feeding Facebook, It's Time for Moderation

Op-Ed: Stop Feeding Facebook, It's Time for Moderation | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
The answer is to moderate our use of and dependence on social media, especially Facebook. Frictionless sharing, the act of passively notifying social media of all manner of ...
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What Is More Powerful For Traffic: Twitter, Facebook Or Google+? [DATA] « Twitter Tips And Updates From Buffer

What Is More Powerful For Traffic: Twitter, Facebook Or Google+? [DATA] « Twitter Tips And Updates From Buffer | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it

Who ever thought that the 3 titans in Social Networking are stale and can’t adopt fast must have been quite surprised. Facebook continues to roll out changes rapidly and in such a disruptive manner any startup can learn from. Twitter, very similarly continues to innovate at a fast pace.

 

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How to Enable the New Facebook Timeline NOW

How to Enable the New Facebook Timeline NOW | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
You've been hearing about all the wonderful new Facebook features, and like us, you're probably super-eager to get started with them. Here's how.
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TechCrunch | Fly Or Die: G+ Or Facebook? Who Flew Higher?

TechCrunch | Fly Or Die: G+ Or Facebook? Who Flew Higher? | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
F8 is afoot and it looks like Facebook schooled the Internet. But what about G+ and, most important, the new features added to head Facebook off at the pass.
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TechCrunch | Coming Soon: Facebook’s Automatic “Read” Button

TechCrunch | Coming Soon: Facebook’s Automatic “Read” Button | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
A few days ago, leading up to f8, we noted that we heard from a source that Facebook would soon be expanding their buttons offerings beyond the Like button. Specifically, we heard that "Read" "Listen" and "Watch" buttons were coming.
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TechCrunch | How To Enable Facebook Timeline Right This Second

TechCrunch | How To Enable Facebook Timeline Right This Second | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
This morning Facebook announced Timeline, a crazy (and kind of creepy) omnibus look at everything that has ever happened in your Facebook lifespan. It's like a story book of your life — or at least the online, documented parts.
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TechCrunch | Share Buttons? Ha. Facebook Just Schooled The Internet. Again.

TechCrunch | Share Buttons? Ha. Facebook Just Schooled The Internet. Again. | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
After last year's f8 keynote, my initial thought was pretty straightforward: I Think Facebook Just Seized Control Of The Internet.
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Instagram 2.0 Launches: A Faster App With Live Filters & Hi-Res Photos

Instagram 2.0 Launches: A Faster App With Live Filters & Hi-Res Photos | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
Instagram gets an upgrade. The app features a revamped experience with new and live filters, instant tilt-shift and high-resolution photos.
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Google+ vs. Facebook: The Gloves Are Off [OPINION]

Google+ vs. Facebook: The Gloves Are Off [OPINION] | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
What a day. In the space of a few short hours, Google+ opened its service to the masses, while Facebook retooled its newsfeed so you won’t miss any of your friend’s vital updates. Which social giant came out on top?
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Facebook Changes News Feed So You Never Miss Vital Updates [PICS]

Facebook Changes News Feed So You Never Miss Vital Updates [PICS] | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
Facebook has announced it will begin rolling out updates to the News Feed.
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The New Facebook Interface (in Two Minutes) - Video - TIME.com

The New Facebook Interface (in Two Minutes) - Video - TIME.com | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg unveils the social network's most drastic interface overhaul since 2008...
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The Pros & Cons of Frictionless Sharing

The Pros & Cons of Frictionless Sharing | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
One of the most controversial aspects of Facebook's re-design announcements last week was the introduction of "frictionless sharing." That's Facebook's term for when something you are reading, listening to or watching is automatically shared to...
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7 Awesome New Mobile Marketing Infographics

7 Awesome New Mobile Marketing Infographics | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
As a follow up to the July blog post featuring 11 Mind-Blowing Mobile Marketing Infographics, here's 7 more.
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Why Websites Need Facebook Like Boxes And Buttons

Why Websites Need Facebook Like Boxes And Buttons | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
The plugin known as a like box lets websites accumulate fans for Facebook pages in a manner that's more efficient than a like button.
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Social networking enters the dreaded "It's Complicated" stage

Social networking enters the dreaded "It's Complicated" stage | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
What do Belichick defensive schemes, Tom Clancy novels, Google+ and Facebook have in common? The answer is that all are so byzantine that they leave people scratching their heads to figure them out.
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Facebook Changes Again: Everything You Need To Know

Facebook Changes Again: Everything You Need To Know | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
At the f8 conference in San Francisco, Mark Zuckerberg revealed some of the most profound changes seen on Facebook. Here's a handy guide.
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If your product doesn't integrate with Facebook open graph in 2012, it doesn't exist

A big challenge to overcome, though it might be literally a billion dollar (or euro) opportunity for your organisation.
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How to Best Use Facebook’s New Smart List and Special Friend List

How to Best Use Facebook’s New Smart List and Special Friend List | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
There are friends and then there are some special friends. Until now, Facebook has weighed them all on the same scale. In fact, Google Plus exploited this very weakness to great effect with its circles feature.
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Facebook Autoposting - A Social Media No-No | Social Media Today

Facebook Autoposting - A Social Media No-No | Social Media Today | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
On average, Facebook Pages that show posts via a third party app such as HootSuite or TweetDeck, as opposed to linking the old fashioned manual way, receive 70% fewer likes and comments.
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What Might Google+ Improvements Mean for Marketers?

What Might Google+ Improvements Mean for Marketers? | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
It’s been about 90 days since the Google+ project began and the proud parents of the bundle of joy are still oooh-ing and awww-ing over their 3-mon...
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Digg Revamps Again: Will Topic Newsrooms Save the Site?

Digg Revamps Again: Will Topic Newsrooms Save the Site? | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
After alienating a significant portion of its userbase last year with an unsuccessful redesign, news aggregation platform Digg is launching another new approach to news.
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Klout Adds Google+ To Its Social Scores

Klout Adds Google+ To Its Social Scores | SMB Social Media Monitor | Scoop.it
With the addition of Google+, Klout now measures the influence of social media users on 11 services: Google+, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Foursquare, YouTube, Blogger, Flickr, Instagram, Last.fm and Tumblr.
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