Social network deserted by millions as analysts claim 'we're suffering from Facebook fatigue'
I have always said that Facebook will be the first big social network to follow the MySpace tracks.
IMHO, the demise of Facebook has a lot to do with the corporate spirit behind the site.
If you miss the joy of sending and receiving postcards, I have a surprise for you. With SnapShot Postcard, you can send custom picture postcards to anyone in the world from the comfort of your own ...
If you miss the joy of sending and receiving postcards in the mail, here is something that you will surely enjoy!
Tint is a new service that allows you to aggregate content from Facebook Pages, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Youtube, and even RSS feeds, and then embed the r
I wrote about Tint the other day in my blog. Now, here is an interview that will give you even more information on this neat little tool!
You can see Tint in action on the home page of my website: http://www.cendrinemarrouat.com
A few weeks ago, I alerted readers to the growing problem of Twitter spam and now news comes that this is not the domain of underground players but one where large brands and stars may also be playing, purchasing fake followers to puff up their...
Twitter spam accounts have been an issue for years. The fact that brands, especially big ones, buy followers is proof that they still don't understand how to leverage social media properly.
Grow your followership naturally by being their go-to resource.
Image via CrunchBase Facebook’s proprietary algorithm, known as EdgeRank, determines how or if a post on your business page appears in your fans’ timelines.
The lack of visibility on Facebook has much less to do with content than it actually has to do with FB's rules (Edgerank), IMHO.
Find out how to identify your target client and categorize social networks accordingly so that you can focus your efforts on the networks that present the best possible return on your investment.
Social media is not a one-size-fit-all field. What works for an industry or a business may not work for others. And being on Facebook or Twitter is not a prerequisite for success. It all depends on your audience and where they like to hang out.
In his article, Mike Allton shares the technique he uses to help his clients feel less overwhelmed by social networking. He calls it the "Three Tier Approach".
Twipster, an extension for Chrome and Safari, removes all the noise on twitter.com to only deliver the updates from the Tweeps you follow in a minimalist and easy-to-read format. No more left side...
If you find twitter.com an overwhelming site to use, Twipster will change your mind. Great extension!
“Your uniqueness is your greatest strength, not how well you emulate others” - Simon S. Tam According to a recent study conducted by Manta, more than 60% of small businesses see no ROI from their ...
This article was triggered by recent conversations I had with clients and students.
From official website:
"It's just like the old google reader, only better. We're in beta right now.
It allows you to browse your daily dose of content with that very special bit shared by your friends, with notes and comments.
You can import your feeds from your Google Reader account Directly or use our OPML import feature if you're sensitive about your security..."
Try out it: http://theoldreader.com
HOWTO (tour): http://theoldreader.com/pages/tour
Nowadays, companies spend a lot of time maintaining social media profiles, often to the detriment of their own websites. Of course, audiences like hanging out on Facebook or Twitter. However at the...
A great infographic with tips to help you design a winning website.
It's all about simplicity and your audience.
ThingLink is a tool that allows you to share pictures with embedded music, video, links, annotations, and more, to social networks (Facebook, Google+, Pinterest, Twitter, etc.) and blogs.Viewers th...
I discovered ThingLink today and have to admit that I am very impressed.
ThingLink lets you add “tags” to your pictures in the form of links, annotations, videos, music, and more, and share the result on social networks. When people “touch” the photos, they have access to the embedded content without leaving the page.
I see a lot of great uses for ThingLink, one of them being presentations. And of course, it could be leveraged as a curation tool.
What do you think?
Happy birthday to the first YouTube video ever uploaded! Me at the Zoo features YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim, as he tries to explain why elephants are cool. To date, the video has received more t...
Time flies! 8 years already.
Not the best video, but the beginning of something amazing...
Facebook started rolling out its redesigned mobile layout for Pages on Tuesday.
According to the official announcement, the new design makes more relevant in
This article actually features two pieces of news. I'm going to look into the ThingLink tool more in depth and do a quick writeup for one of my blogs. So stay tuned!
A couple of weeks ago, I redid all my Internet properties, including my website. One thing I really wanted was to show all my latest articles on the landing page. If you have followed my career for...
An awesome tool that I discovered recently and that has really made my website more visually appealing.