Social Media Newsfeed: #NBCFail | Google Fiber | Digg Relaunch …


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social Media Newsfeed: #NBCFail | Google Fiber | Digg Relaunch. See on socialtimes.com

Content Curation Tools For Brands


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Therese Torris researched content curation using mainly two curation tools: one more business-oriented tool, Scoop.it, to monitor four topics (including Content Curation and Mobile Payments included in the Curated Content section of this blog) and one consumer-oriented social curation tool, Pinterest, to curate half a dozen […]

Hate on Social Media Against President Obama Soars – Huffington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Hate on Social Media Against President Obama SoarsHuffington PostBut that’s not the case with the growing barrage of racist assaults on Obama, and other minorities on social media sites. See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Nigeria: Senate President Calls For Censorship of Social Media – Global Voices Online


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Nigeria: Senate President Calls For Censorship of Social MediaGlobal Voices OnlineMark had last Thursday, while declaring open a two-day retreat for Senate Press corps in Umuahia, Abia State, reportedly said the check became necessary as people… See on globalvoicesonline.org

How Soon Until the Social Media Olympics Is Over …


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses I’m seriously over the “social media Olympics.” In a previous post I hinted at the fact that I thought the scope of integration was over the top (and I was right), but two days into the Olympics I’m sick of the overshares from the … See […]

Social media stock collapse dents Silicon Valley – Bangor Daily News


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social media stock collapse dents Silicon ValleyBangor Daily NewsSAN FRANCISCO — Social media companies, once hailed by their Silicon Valley boosters as world-changing businesses with limitless potential, are instead proving a sobering reminder of… See on bangordailynews.com

Apple Is Said to Discuss an Investment in Twitter – NYTimes.com


Apple, which has stumbled in its efforts to get into social media, has talked with Twitter in recent months about making a strategic investment in it, according to people briefed on the matter…. Apple Is Said to Discuss an Investment in Twitter – NYTimes.com.  

Chick-fil-A, politics and social media: A cautionary tale – MinnPost.com (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses MinnPost.com (blog)Chick-fil-A, politics and social media: A cautionary taleMinnPost.com (blog)It’s also a cautionary tale for businesses that dabble both in politics and social media, but let’s dispense with the stranger-than-fiction first. See on http://www.minnpost.com

Kristen Stewart scandal trending on Twitter – Examiner.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Kristen Stewart scandal trending on TwitterExaminer.comEveryone else in the Spokane community probably missed out on all the action as supporters and critics of Stewart weighed in on Twitter, YouTube and other social media sites on Wednesday, July… See on http://www.examiner.com

Social media stocks swimming in the red – MarketWatch


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York TimesSocial media stocks swimming in the redMarketWatchSAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Declines from social-media stocks claimed the tech-sector spotlight Thursday, with online gaming company Zynga Inc., social-media giant Facebook Inc. See on news.google.com

Social Media for the Innovative CIO – Wall Street Journal (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses CRN – UKSocial Media for the Innovative CIOWall Street Journal (blog)As Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus and other social networks gain popularity, many CIOs are uncertain how to become involved. See on blogs.wsj.com

How to Increase the ROI of Social Media Marketing – Huffington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses How to Increase the ROI of Social Media MarketingHuffington PostAs a marketer (or perhaps a small business owner), I’m sure that you’ve read many articles extolling the virtues of social media marketing. See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

The Social Media Bubble Starts to Burst – U.S. News & World Report (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses U.S. News & World Report (blog)The Social Media Bubble Starts to BurstU.S. News & World Report (blog)Score one for the Luddites: Social media really does seem to be overblown, at least as a business proposition. See on http://www.usnews.com

Marketers to spend big in social media during Olympics – USA TODAY


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses USA TODAYMarketers to spend big in social media during OlympicsUSA TODAYIt won’t be easy. Even if these are the Social Games — as they have been tagged — for the big-spending sponsors, there could be more losers than winners. See on http://www.usatoday.com

Social media gaffes are costing Olympians dearly. But should they have more … – TIME


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses TIMESocial media gaffes are costing Olympians dearly. But should they have more …TIME… left, and Kenrick Monk to return home after the Olympics after a picture of them posing with guns was posted on Facebook. See on olympics.time.com

My View: Don’t ban social media from schools – CNN (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses My View: Don’t ban social media from schoolsCNN (blog)By Steve Nicholls, Special to CNN. Editor’s note: Steve Nicholls is the author of Social Media in Business. See on schoolsofthought.blogs.cnn.com

Will social media mentions replace links? | The Wall Blog


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses With the recent Panda and Penguin updates it’s evident that Google is perfecting the all-mighty algorithm against the heavy influx of ever-changing SEO (Will social media mentions replace links? See on wallblog.co.uk

McKinsey Says Social Media Could Add $1.3 Trillion to the Economy – New York Times (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York Times (blog)McKinsey Says Social Media Could Add $1.3 Trillion to the EconomyNew York Times (blog)The short version is that things like improved communication and collaboration from social media in four major business sectors could add… See on bits.blogs.nytimes.com

As Sector Stalls, Social Media ETF Takes Its Lumps – NASDAQ


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses As Sector Stalls, Social Media ETF Takes Its LumpsNASDAQThe evolution of the social media industry has been impressive and its impact on everyday life and business palpable, but those potential catalysts have not resulted in noteworthy returns for… See on community.nasdaq.com

Funerals, Fried Chicken and Social Media – New York Times (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York Times (blog)Funerals, Fried Chicken and Social MediaNew York Times (blog)Dr. James is using social media channels to build a following for his message. See on boss.blogs.nytimes.com