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True Life: My Mom Receives More Facebook Engagement Than I Do

Apr 1, 2014, 6:41 PM

​My mother’s name is Loretta- you never forgetta (try using a heavy New York accent with that one). She’s the type of Long Island Italian mom that knows everything about anything happening around town. Now…she’s had a Facebook account for a about a year,…

Online Peace During Safer Internet Day

Feb 19, 2014, 5:15 PM

​If I were to tell you that companies like Facebook, Google, and others would have the ability to work together, you might think that it’d be a silly claim to make. After all, these are companies that are looking to make it to the top and the only way that…

Facebook & 3 Concerns With Video Ads

Dec 18, 2013, 10:12 AM

​As it seems, Facebook is climbing onboard the video ad boat and it is a move that is actually very fitting. With such a large audience to consider with this particular website, it was only a matter of time until videos would start to constantly appear on…

Does Facebook Need the Power of Television?

Dec 17, 2013, 2:55 PM

​It goes without saying but the conventional way of watching television has slowly but surely faded away. With such services as Netflix and Hulu, people do not have to worry about setting up schedules for the sake of catching the latest episodes of the…

Facebook and the Mobile Link to E-Commerce

Sep 25, 2013, 2:39 PM

​How much of your personal information is on your Facebook profile? If I were to click on your name and look at your profile, would I be able to discover such aspects as your birthday, job history, or perhaps even cell and home phone numbers? If you’ve…

30 Facebook Timeline Contest Ideas That Drive Likes and Comments

Sep 23, 2013, 4:11 PM

On August 26th, Facebook updated its promotions guidelines to allow brands to run Facebook contests on their Fan Page Timelines. With these new Facebook promotion guidelines, brands can now accept "contest entries" by asking fans to like, comment, or…

The Implications of Twitter’s Forthcoming IPO

Sep 17, 2013, 2:35 PM

​Twitter’s IPO filing was announced quietly on Thursday evening by a tweet (typical). It was reported that the social media company filed an S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC.) This document signifies the plan for Twitter to launch an…

Facebook: The New LinkedIn?

Sep 11, 2013, 2:08 PM

​Facebook, the king of tweaking and updating features on the fly, made a small, but significant change to user profiles last week. Now, users are able to add and tag professional skills to the “Work and Education” section of their Facebook Timeline, no…

150 Million Users Later, Where Does Instagram Stand?

Sep 10, 2013, 5:50 PM

​If there’s one thing that can be said about change in general, it’s that few people are likely to accept it right out of the gate. There are so many concerns to take into mind when there’s a strong entity and there’s a chance of alterations being made. Is…

Instagram Ads: For Better or Worse

Sep 9, 2013, 7:03 PM

​Over the years social media has been expanding and becoming an everyday part of life for many people. Not only are social media sites a great way to interact with friends and share the day-to-day activities of your life, they are also a great place for…