5 Social Media Management Tools to Fit Everyone’s Needs


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses When it comes to managing your social media, there are lots of different tools to choose from. Depending on your needs, you could get away with using free tools or pay anywhere from $9.99 to $1,100 monthly for more professional level features.   Here are some […]

Google’s Main Focus Will Be Mobile, Not Desktop Search


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses During a presentation at the 2012 Open Mobile Summit in San Francisco, three Google executives reportedly said that a majority of Google’s users will access its services through mobile devices in 2013. See on http://www.tomshardware.com

Is Social Media Bad For Business? – Forbes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses San Francisco ChronicleIs Social Media Bad For Business?ForbesJust when you thought it was settled that your business should leverage social media, someone goes and makes you think twice. See on http://www.forbes.com

Emergency services face social media storm front – The Age


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses San Francisco ChronicleEmergency services face social media storm frontThe AgeBut before this summer’s fire season, the devastating storm showed the power of social media when it comes to natural disasters. See on http://www.theage.com.au

How Social Media Helps Small Businesses – HispanicBusiness.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses HispanicBusiness.comHow Social Media Helps Small BusinessesHispanicBusiness.comGargan shared tips on developing or improving social media marketing strategies Saturday during the Geekend interactive conference staged at the Savannah College of Art… See on http://www.hispanicbusiness.com

Why 1700 CEOs Are Wrong about Social Media | Social Media Today


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses “For the first time in my career, I feel old. People in their 20s work and think about this social stuff in a different way,” a U.K. insurance industry CEO shared. “We’re using it as a way of connecting with friends and socializing; the … See […]

Small businesses use social media with clients – USA TODAY


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses USA TODAYSmall businesses use social media with clientsUSA TODAYSocial media and the Internet have leveled the playing field for small business owners, helping them foster closer relationships with clients and identify potential customers. See on http://www.usatoday.com

Meet the social media guru who’s giving celebrities an online edge – Sydney Morning Herald


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Sydney Morning HeraldMeet the social media guru who’s giving celebrities an online edgeSydney Morning HeraldWith his new company — a social media startup called theAudience — Luckett promises nothing short of rewiring celebrity economics, and he… See on http://www.smh.com.au

Election’s over: time to mend social-media fences – The News Journal


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Election’s over: time to mend social-media fencesThe News JournalThe login page for the Facebook Inc. social media site, is seen on an Apple Inc. iPhone 4 smartphone. See on http://www.delawareonline.com

Athletic departments eye new social media limits – SunHerald.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses SunHerald.comAthletic departments eye new social media limitsSunHerald.comKansas Baylor Football. See on http://www.sunherald.com

Social media hot topic in Mansfield – Attleboro Sun Chronicle


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social media hot topic in MansfieldAttleboro Sun ChronicleSelectmen, including Kozlowski, counter that the posts were culled from a public meeting, and that there is not – and shouldn’t be – a town policy regarding social media. See on http://www.thesunchronicle.com

Social Media Newsfeed: Racial Slur | HootSuite Flub – SocialTimes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Woman Fired After Obama Facebook Post: ‘I’m Not Racist’ (Los Angeles Times) A California woman fired from her job at Coldstone Creamery after using a racial slur to describe President Barack Obama on Facebook and … See on socialtimes.com

Social media fast food fight: McDonalds vs KFC’ – Econsultancy (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Econsultancy (blog)Social media fast food fight: McDonalds vs KFC’Econsultancy (blog)Writing his memoir, ‘Goodbye To All That’, Robert Graves reminded himself that ‘people like reading about food and drink’; so I’ve decided to write about burgers… See on econsultancy.com

Officials use social media during Superstorm Sandy to communicate with residents – The Express Times – LehighValleyLive.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses The Express Times – LehighValleyLive.comOfficials use social media during Superstorm Sandy to communicate with residentsThe Express Times – LehighValleyLive.comSuperstorm Sandy sequestered much of the region to dark and disconnected homes, but for… See on http://www.lehighvalleylive.com

Social Media Game Plan Equals Higher Profits – InformationWeek


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social Media Game Plan Equals Higher ProfitsInformationWeekSocial media is why some companies fail and others succeed, according to author Mark Fidelman. In his new book, Socialized! See on http://www.informationweek.com

Facebook to Users: Check-In and Get Free WiFi


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Facebook is trying out a new feature that will allow users to access free WiFi once they use the ‘Check-In’ feature on their Facebook page. #SocialMedia See on http://www.cnbc.com

Social Media, Public Relations, a Good Fit – HispanicBusiness.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses HispanicBusiness.comSocial Media, Public Relations, a Good FitHispanicBusiness.comThe website begins with summaries of more than 30 articles or books about social media from public relations research literature. See on news.google.com

Man faces fallout for spreading false Sandy reports on Twitter – CNN


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses ABC NewsMan faces fallout for spreading false Sandy reports on TwitterCNNLike many social media messages about Sandy, they were scary and confusing, but some of them were reported as facts by news outlets. See on edition.cnn.com

The importance of Social Media – Susan Polgar Chess Daily News …


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses I’d say that for Webster as a whole, our social media presence has put us on the map in higher ed and that would have been hard to achieve in any other way. For example, I’ve been invited to blog for the Huffington Post as a […]

UAE offices restrict social media – Khaleej Times


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Khaleej TimesUAE offices restrict social mediaKhaleej TimesA majority of businesses in the region restrict employee access to social media platforms, according to a new survey of IT professionals conducted by Gulf Business Machines (GBM). See on http://www.khaleejtimes.com