73% of online adults now use social networking sites | Pew Internet & American Life Project


73% of online adults now use social networking sites | Pew Internet & American Life Project (RT @ngoss: 73% of online adults now use social networking sites – http://t.co/zf1KO5QTK0)… See on pewinternet.org

Social media is not a zero-sum game and Facebook isn’t going anywhere so get … – Quartz


MediaiteSocial media is not a zero-sum game and Facebook isn’t going anywhere so get … See on qz.com

Facebook dominates in US rush to social networking – Phys.org


The surge into social networks is gaining pace among Americans, with Facebook dominating but with many people using multiple platforms, a study showed Monday. See on phys.org

After Market: Social Media Takes a Hit on a Quiet Trading Day – DailyFinance


After Market: Social Media Takes a Hit on a Quiet Trading DayDailyFinanceSocial networking stocks were among the best gainers this year, but they were also the big losers on Monday. See on http://www.dailyfinance.com

Temporary Life on Social Media | Social Media Today


For two years, maybe more, I’ve helped real estate agents, writers, and entrepreneurs create strategies for using Facebook for business. I’ve read countless stories and books on the subject, I’ve discussed editorial calendars, … See on socialmediatoday.com

Three Secrets To Improving Your Social Media Campaigns | OIRMS


Social media needs to represent the personality of your business. Sometimes that is easier said than done. See on oirms.com

Which Social Media Platform is Best for Businesses? – SociallyStacked – Everything Social for Small Businesses and Agencies


Concise, precise, condensed 🙂 must read! Which Social Media Platform is Best for Businesses? http://t.co/k7cacwkd5o @shortstacklab See on http://www.sociallystacked.com

Target data breach creates social media buzz – Pioneer Press


Target data breach creates social media buzzPioneer PressOn the social media site Twitter, Black Friday was a huge day for Target, with some 90,000 tweets about the bulls-eye brand. But Target’s footprint on Data Breach Thursday was much larger. See on http://www.twincities.com

Vine Vanity URLs: This Week in Social Media | Social Media Examiner


Social media news and new developments making social media marketing easier. (Vine vanity URLs, Twitter alerts, Facebook app update, Storytellit.) See on http://www.socialmediaexaminer.com

Facebook still king of social networking, and 63 percent of its users …


Facebook remains the most popular social networking service among U.S. adults, but more and more people are starting to use multiple services, according to new research. See on gigaom.com

Why Our Teenagers Feel Compelled to Connect on Social Media – Huffington Post


Why Our Teenagers Feel Compelled to Connect on Social MediaHuffington PostIn these fast and furious days of digital overload, we parents often worry about our teenagers’ interactions with one another on social media. See on http://www.huffingtonpost.com

Fire department’s social media policy bans photos, videos – Washington Times


Fire department’s social media policy bans photos, videosWashington TimesThe D.C. See on http://www.washingtontimes.com

Social Media as a Megaphone to Pressure the Food Industry – New York Times


New York TimesSocial Media as a Megaphone to Pressure the Food IndustryNew York TimesWhile the F.D.A. See on http://www.nytimes.com

How Can Startups Use The Power Of Social Media (Infographic) – Business 2 Community


Startups face tremendous pressure while competing with their bigger counterparts. They neither have large manpower nor big infrastructure. Social media can become an effective solution in helping them grow. This infographic shows how startups should utilize the power of social media.   See on http://www.business2community.com

Past, Present and the Future Marketing | Social Media Today


From waiting by the phone, to carrying the phone in your pocket, to having the world’s database body – wearable tech is the next frontier for marketers. With early adopters already singing the praises of Google Glass, Samsung … See on socialmediatoday.com

Critics challenge Kansas Board of Regents’ new social media policy – Kansas City Star


Slate Magazine Critics challenge Kansas Board of Regents’ new social media policy Kansas City Star The policy gives a university’s top leader the power to suspend or fire any faculty member or staffer who improperly uses social media, including… See on http://www.kansascity.com

How to Unlock the Value of Social Media – Bloomberg


How to Unlock the Value of Social MediaBloomberg24 (Bloomberg) — “Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook” Author Gary Vaynerchuk discusses social media strategies on Bloomberg Television’s “Market Makers.” (Source: Bloomberg). See on http://www.bloomberg.com

UPS Blasted On Social Media For Delivery Delays – WFMY News 2


WFMY News 2UPS Blasted On Social Media For Delivery DelaysWFMY News 2“The volume of air packages in our system exceeded the capacity of our network, as demand was much greater than the forecast,” UPS spokeswoman Natalie Godwin said Tuesday. See on http://www.digtriad.com

Improving Your Social Media Presence | Social Media Today


The best advice I can give you is that random tactics don’t work with social media. Rather, you need a plan, a strategy, and a framework that you can work within to create your own formula for success. See on socialmediatoday.com

When the family can’t be there, social media can – Florida Today


When the family can’t be there, social media can Florida Today Van Zandt is one of millions of Americans who will lean heavily on social media – including services such as Facebook and the video chat service Skype – during the holidays from… See on http://www.floridatoday.com