What You Can Expect at the Mashable Media Summit


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses This year’s Mashable Media Summit is a conference you don’t want to miss. You’ll learn about the hottest trends and hear the stories that matter from the biggest leaders in digital media. See on mashable.com

Differences in Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn Writing


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Even though Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter tend to get lumped into the same general category of marketing, they are actually quite different. See on windmillnetworking.com

Facebook’s MySpace Moment: Why Twitter Is Already Bigger Than Facebook – Forbes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Facebook might have just hit its MySpace moment in coolness, passed on the way up by Twitter. As coolness goes, so goes, users, revenues and profits. See on http://www.forbes.com

Instagram overtakes Twitter on number of daily mobile users


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses   Instagram has hit another milestone, as the photo sharing app just passed Twitter in daily active users on mobile last month. See on technewsgadget.net

Google updates trends and redirects insights – Intelligent Positioning


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Google have updated their Google trends console to integrate their original Google insights offering. The latter domain has now been 301 redirected. See on http://www.intelligentpositioning.com

How to Avoid the Big 5 Social Media Mistakes Corporations Make – Forbes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses ForbesHow to Avoid the Big 5 Social Media Mistakes Corporations MakeForbesMy biggest challenge right now is mastering the vastness of social media and I suspect I am not alone. See on http://www.forbes.com

Most People Don’t Use Social Media to Its Full Potential


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social media sites have enjoyed stunning popularity. However, many users aren’t unlocking the potential of social media as a tool. See on mashable.com

Campaigns Brace for Social Media Effect on Debates – Slate Magazine (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Slate Magazine (blog)Campaigns Brace for Social Media Effect on DebatesSlate Magazine (blog)With the first presidential debate five days away, President Obama and Mitt Romney are locked away this weekend in intense prep sessions. See on http://www.slate.com

Warrentless monitoring of social media on the rise – GlobalPost (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Warrentless monitoring of social media on the riseGlobalPost (blog)Warrentless monitoring of social media on the rise. See on http://www.globalpost.com

Social Media Networks Gear Up for Presidential Debates – BET (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses BET (blog)Social Media Networks Gear Up for Presidential DebatesBET (blog)The social media giant will offer three-and-a-half hours of live coverage on Oct. 3 through Facebook Live and conduct interviews with Colorado Gov. See on http://www.bet.com

Klout and Microsoft sign multi-year agreement – Examiner.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses MediaPost CommunicationsKlout and Microsoft sign multi-year agreementExaminer.comThese will be showcased in the “Moments” area of the site, and recognise experts who appear in the Bing’s social sidebar, as well as those whose connected Wikipedia… See on http://www.examiner.com

Wilcoxson’s Ice Cream CEO Matt Schaeffer Sparks Social Media Firestorm … – Huffington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Wilcoxson’s Ice Cream CEO Matt Schaeffer Sparks Social Media Firestorm …Huffington PostAn innocent inquiry into the cookies-and-cream turned into a total social media meltdown for one small Montana company on Thursday. See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Social media have big debate plans – Politico


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses PoliticoSocial media have big debate plansPoliticoBut just about every social media outlet is planning to play newfangled supporting roles. See on http://www.politico.com

‘Trial by social media’ worry in Meagher case – Sydney Morning Herald


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Sydney Morning Herald’Trial by social media’ worry in Meagher caseSydney Morning HeraldJill Meagher was mentioned on social media, both Twitter and Facebook, every 11 seconds early this morning. See on m.smh.com.au

Social media named valedictorian in determining college social scene – Direct Marketing News


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social media named valedictorian in determining college social sceneDirect Marketing NewsNevertheless, Reid says that having a social media presence is “very important” for universities–especially considering students’ perception of Facebook as… See on http://www.dmnews.com

Social media tips for scientists


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses How can twitter, flickr, facebook and other social networks help scientists get a job, build networks and communicate their work? See on blogs.nature.com

California governor signs laws protecting social media accounts …


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses The fight to prevent California employers and universities from demanding your Facebook login as a condition of employment or enrollment officially ended on Thursday, as California Governor Jerry… See on http://www.theverge.com

How a Diner Gets the Most Out of Social Media – New York Times (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York Times (blog)How a Diner Gets the Most Out of Social MediaNew York Times (blog)The restaurants are open seven days a week, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. See on boss.blogs.nytimes.com

Social media savvy make talent more valuable – Variety


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses VarietySocial media savvy make talent more valuableVarietyFor those who don’t know already, Klout.com measures individuals’ social media influence on a scale of 1-100; criteria include number of Twitter followers and the degree to which they engage… See on http://www.variety.com

Ford’s Bold New Social Media Strategy Has Inherent Risks – Business Insider


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Business InsiderFord’s Bold New Social Media Strategy Has Inherent RisksBusiness InsiderScott Monty, far left, says the risk is that anyone can make a gaffe on Twitter. See on http://www.businessinsider.com