Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

Is Pinterest the new Christmas List? December 11, 2012 1 Comment

TweetBy Jasmine Johnson As an avid and possibly addicted pinner, the first thing I did after Thanksgiving was start compiling my Christmas list and gift ideas on Pinterest.  The visual bookmarking site seems to be the easiest place to organize everything I want and where to get it all in one place for myself, and hopefully [...]

The Art of Getting Retweets [infographic] December 6, 2012 No Comments

TweetBy Corey Lark Do you want more retweets? For most, the answer is probably yes. But, it’s not as simple as you might think. There’s actually a science behind it – from the number of characters to the time of day, the art of getting more retweets has several contributing factors. Note: As I tell [...]

Are You LinkedIN? November 8, 2012 No Comments

Tweet By Breanna Standifer In the world of social media, is there such a thing as being “over connected?” With so many social networks, like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Linkedin, it’s hard to keep up. I’m an avid Facebook user, an up-and-coming tweeter and a lover of Pinterest (when I have time), but I’ve been [...]

Four Social Media Lessons From Horror Movies October 31, 2012 2 Comments

TweetBy: Corey Lark               If I’m being honest, horror movies absolutely terrify me. My husband Michael, on the other hand, can’t get enough of them. So, from time to time when I feel like being an extra awesome wife, we’ll watch them. Believe it or not, as I think [...]

Social Media Sites to Build Your Brand October 23, 2012 No Comments

TweetBy Stephen Fashoro Social media has become a very important part of American culture. Through these sites, users can connect with friends, family and share ideas and information with others around the world. Social media has also become an essential tool for businesses to connect with current and potential customers. While Facebook and Twitter are [...]

Social Media and Media Relations: Is it worth your time? July 18, 2012 No Comments

TweetBy Amoya Edwards We’ve found a way to turn a leisure form of communication into one of the fastest growing practices in the communications industry  So, it’s no surprise that social media has its “haters.” Forbes contributor Robert Wynne, known for tackling the nuances and misconceptions of public relations, recently wrote the article, Is Social [...]

Four Teams Scoring Big in Social Media July 2, 2012 No Comments

TweetIn the last few years, social media has become an integral tool for consumers, brands and corporations to communicate with people from all around the world. People are using social media outlets like Facebook, Google+ and Twitter  to promote everything and anything; themselves, their companies, their hobbies, etc. One of the biggest users  of the [...]

Jeanne for Pinterest. May 15, 2012 No Comments

TweetAnother semester has passed and college graduates are taking the dive into the infamous job search pool. Today, technology is embraced at home, school and in the workplace. Why not let technology help you land your dream gig? Many companies seek creative, intelligent and out-of-the-box thinkers, and don’t want to see those attributes simply written [...]

In the World of Social Media: Old News vs. New News April 30, 2012 No Comments

TweetWith the constant change and growth of social media, come new methods in how people receive breaking news and information.  Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter or YouTube, today’s social media streams are beginning to serve as a direct news source.  Schools.com recently shared an infographic, ‘That’s Old News!’ that visually lays out the impact of social [...]

Put a Pin in it. Pinterest goes presidential! April 11, 2012 No Comments

Tweet I first heard about Pinterest, the virtual pin board and online scrapbooking site, early last year from a good friend who is the quintessential socialmedialite (Did I just make that up?) @iamtaneise.  My response to her at the time was mixed. On one hand, I thought it was a good idea, and wondered why [...]

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