Social Network

Realities Of Social Media

photo credit: lotopspin Copyblogger: You don’t get to opt out. Businesses that think they can ignore all this “Twitter stupidity” tend to get painfully rude awakenings. The conversation will happen with or without you. You definitely don’t need to respond to every chuckle head with a Facebook account (and you shouldn’t), but you need to […]

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Biz Poll: Facebook Time

On Monday we asked readers what their guess was for how many minutes are spent on Facebook daily? 17 per cent said 75 million, 43 per cent guessed 100 million, 30 per cent 8 billion and 10 per cent selected 15 billion. More than 8 billion minutes are spent on Facebook every day, Facebook executive

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How To Mobilize Your Network

photo credit: William Hook Even though social media is becoming more and more relevant everywhere you look today, many business owners still feel it is important to put a face with a name whether you put a profile picture on your website or still manage to meet your clients and customers in person. People still

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Crowdsourced Cookbook

Springwise: Foodie website food52 is one with an especially clear premise: 52 weeks, 52 recipe contests, and a crowdsourced cookbook to celebrate the result. Conceived in part by former New York Times food reporter Amanda Hesser–who has also written several cookbooks in her own right–the site is now on its 13th weekly contest, this time

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