SummerSlam Is a Social-Media Smash With Fans Online – Mashable


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses SummerSlam Is a Social-Media Smash With Fans Online Mashable Never a company to twiddle its thumbs on the social side of things, World Wrestling Entertainment unveiled new features for SummerSlam 2013, including a social-media hub and Google Glass… See on mashable.com

JAMIE BUTOW: Parents, arm yourself with social media information – Bakersfield Californian


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses JAMIE BUTOW: Parents, arm yourself with social media information Bakersfield Californian As kids of all ages have gone back to school in recent weeks, many parents are hearing, “Can I join this site? See on http://www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com

Choose your (Facebook) friends wisely: Companies assess social media … – RT (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses RT (blog) Choose your (Facebook) friends wisely: Companies assess social media … RT (blog) A handful of growing companies are turning to social media sites like Facebook to assess the risk of lending to potential customers. See on rt.com

Why It’s Important to Herd the Social Media Sheep – Forbes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Why It’s Important to Herd the Social Media Sheep Forbes This image should be worth at least one “like.” A flock of blue plastic sheep stand in front of the Schwerin Castle in Schwerin, Germany. See on http://www.forbes.com

How Publix uses social media — and you should, too – Orlando Business Journal


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses How Publix uses social media — and you should, too Orlando Business Journal “Where shopping is a pleasure” is being translated to “where engaging online is a pleasure” at Publix Super Markets, as the company has adopted and executed strategic… See on http://www.bizjournals.com

Glendale school district to monitor students’ social media posts – Los Angeles Times


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses MSN News Glendale school district to monitor students’ social media posts Los Angeles Times Glendale school officials have hired a company to monitor and analyze students’ public social media posts, saying it will help them step in when students… See on http://www.latimes.com

California students rally to kill school district’s unconstitutional social … – RT (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses California students rally to kill school district’s unconstitutional social … See on rt.com

Can Social Media Make Customers More Civilized? – blogs.hbr.org (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Can Social Media Make Customers More Civilized? blogs.hbr.org (blog) Social media often make it a little too easy for good people to behave badly. See on blogs.hbr.org

Small business tips: how to use social media to boost business – The Guardian


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses The Guardian Small business tips: how to use social media to boost business The Guardian Social media is transforming the way business is carried out. See on http://www.theguardian.com

The 10 Commandments of Social Media – Chicago Tribune


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Business 2 Community The 10 Commandments of Social Media Chicago Tribune Do no work on the seventh day of the week. Do not steal. Honor your parents. All good advice that has stood the test of time. See on http://www.chicagotribune.com

Social media a ‘double-edged sword’ for politicians – Phys.Org


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Social media a ‘double-edged sword’ for politicians Phys.Org In fact, social media are more likely to hinder than help a campaign when politicians write a bad tweet or Facebook post, said Associate Professor Axel Bruns of QUT’s ARC Centre of… See on phys.org

Calif. school district monitoring students’ social media activity – CBS News


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses MSN News Calif. school district monitoring students’ social media activity CBS News (CBS News) Social media texting, tweeting, and posting are all part of being a teen these days, but now some teens’ online actions are being monitored on a daily… See on http://www.cbsnews.com

A Social-Media Marketing Primer Even Your Mom Can Handle – Entrepreneur


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Entrepreneur A Social-Media Marketing Primer Even Your Mom Can Handle Entrepreneur In many cases, social media has become the brand experience where customers truly expect to connect. See on http://www.entrepreneur.com

Twitter Unveils New Conversation Format, Buys Social-Media Tracking … – Entrepreneur


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Twitter Unveils New Conversation Format, Buys Social-Media Tracking … Entrepreneur If you follow enough people on Twitter, your feed can fill up with all kinds of back-and-forth conversations. See on http://www.entrepreneur.com

Is Your Company Listening To Social-Media Chatter For All The Wrong Reasons? – Forbes


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Is Your Company Listening To Social-Media Chatter For All The Wrong Reasons? See on http://www.forbes.com

Microsoft may invest in social-media maven Foursquare: Report – ZDNet (blog)


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses New York Times Microsoft may invest in social-media maven Foursquare: Report ZDNet (blog) Foursquare is a social-media company which enables users to check-in from various locations and post those check-ins on FaceBook, Twitter, and other apps and… See on http://www.zdnet.com

LEGO Mindstorms gains social media site, three iOS apps – tuaw.com


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses LEGO Mindstorms gains social media site, three iOS apps tuaw.com Few companies have so completely captured the hearts and minds of children’s creativity like LEGO. See on http://www.tuaw.com

Censure for reporter over Gaza tweet sparks BBC rethink over social media – The Independent


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Censure for reporter over Gaza tweet sparks BBC rethink over social media The Independent The Trust also considered a submission from Chris Hamilton, the BBC’s Social Media Editor for Journalism, who said Twitter was “not like live broadcast” and… See on http://www.independent.co.uk

Hebron ‘Gangnam Style’ video the latest social media misstep for young Israeli … – Washington Post


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses Hebron ‘Gangnam Style’ video the latest social media misstep for young Israeli … Washington Post JERUSALEM — Even with war looming in this part of the world, some Israeli soldiers are still finding time to party. See on http://www.washingtonpost.com

Fake social network PRSM demonstrates we’re willing to share everything anyway – ZDNet


See on Scoop.it – Social Media for the Masses ZDNet Fake social network PRSM demonstrates we’re willing to share everything anyway ZDNet Fake social network PRSM demonstrates we’re willing to share everything anyway. See on http://www.zdnet.com