Category Archives for "Social Media"

Getting Social with Your Customers

Social customers are people who buy from your company and actively promote it online. They may be any place within the life cycle. These customers are extremely valuable. When they mention your brand to their community, they provide social proof that your company, products, and services are good. Their value doesn’t stop there. These customers […]

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18 Minutes a Day to Social Media Time Management

There is a saying that goes something like this: “Are you working in your business or on your business?” Translate that to social media, are you working in social media or on social media? If you are “in” it, it’s time to figure out a way to be “on” it. But what if you could improve your social media time management in just […]

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Tagging Non-Friends: Is Facebook Forcing You to Grow Up?

Facebook is taking yet another step toward becoming more Twitter-like by allowing Facebook profile owners to tag non-friends in the comment threads of their public posts. This update brings Facebook profile users one step closer to becoming their own idealized, public brands, and arrives upon the heels of the Facebook Subscribe button, which allows Facebook […]

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Occupy Wall Street Protests Sprout 928 Offshoots On Overnight

Occupy Wall Street Protests Sprout 928 Offshoots On Overnight Occupy Wall Street, which began with a couple hundred protesters in Manhattan’s financial district Sept. 17, has sprouted “Occupy Seattle,” “Occupy San Francisco” and several other solidarity events in more than 200 cities across the U.S.   The independent events, some simply community discussions, have […]

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Facebook Discontinues Groupon Type Deals

Facebook has told Reuters that it plans to discontinue its pre-paid coupon service. “After testing Deals for four months, we’ve decided to end our Deals product in the coming weeks,” the company said. Groupon, LivingSocial, and Google Offers may breathe a little easier this weekend. At first, expectations were high for Deals, as Facebook could have leveraged […]

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Pizza Hut’s Social Media Mistake – @$#% WOW!

Pizza Hut Southern California’s Facebook Page suffered a little social media embarrassment Thursday night, thanks to one little checkbox. EDIT: As of 8:30pm Thursday, after being up for at least 3 hours, the Question was deleted. Facebook Questions is a growing favorite among Facebook Page Owners. According to’s Chad Whittman, “[Facebook]’s current weight hierarchy is as […]

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