Social Media

With many social media options, small businesses need focus

NEW YORK – When Snapchat went public this year, it was a reminder to many small business owners that they need to be part of the social media evolution. But which network? Snapchat? Facebook? Instagram? All of the above? Many owners opt for a mix, picking services that will be the best marketing tools for their companies. “Each channel is ... Read More »

Why social media keeps failing us

Was there a time when people regarded social media in a wholly positive light? It’s hard to remember. The honeymoon’s been over for a while. We still recognize the benefits of social media — after all, the majority of Americans use platforms like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram on a daily basis — but when we talk about these companies, it’s ... Read More »

How To Make Custom Stickers

Regardless if you’re a small child or an older adult, we all love stickers. Take a walk or drive along numerous avenues and you’ll see people with sticker-strewn laptops, guitar cases, and vehicles. There’s something about a sticker which encourages people to pick one up and place it anywhere. And this is a boon for businesses, especially when establishing themselves ... Read More »

Are ‘Social Media’ Companies Dead?

“Websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking” is your boilerplate definition of social media. When somebody says it, you likely think of Facebook, Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram or another platform. Yet, is “social media” becoming a useless connotation that misrepresents what these companies actually are? Despite an understandable hesitation about embracing ... Read More »

Facebook to Reportedly Debut Premium TV Shows in June

Facebook is making a debut in premium television and developing around 24 shows that will be premiered in mid-June, media reports said. There will be both long duration shows on the pattern of ‘House of Cards’ and also 5-10 minutes shows that will be added to Facebook app’s video tab daily, Business Insider reported on Friday. “It’s part of a ... Read More »

Facebook Messenger Now Rolling Out ‘Instant Games’ to All Users

Facebook on Tuesday announced that the company is rolling out Instant Games on Messenger to all of its 1.2 billion users and that it is introducing the new features that the social media networking giant previewed to developers at its F8 conference last month. The updated Instant Games on Messenger will be rolling out over the next few weeks worldwide ... Read More »

Facebook Says It Will Act Against ‘Information Operations’ Using False Accounts

Facebook Inc acknowledged on Thursday that it has become a battleground for governments seeking to manipulate public opinion in other countries and outlined new measures it is taking to combat what it calls “information operations” that go well beyond the phenomenon known as fake news. In a report and summary of response plans on its website on Thursday, Facebook describes ... Read More »

Teenagers are taking breaks from social media but are you

We’ve been led to believe that teens are always on their phones or glued to some sort of screen. But a study out Thursday shows that teenagers are better at monitoring their online lives than we thought. An Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research survey looked at how often and why teens step away from social media sites and ... Read More »

Emma Watson says social media is ‘incredibly dangerous’

Emma Watson warns about the dangers of social media Beauty and the Beast star Emma Watson has warned about the dangers of social media, saying that it can be “incredibly dangerous”. The 27-year-old actress, who was 33 million followers on Instagram and 24.5 million on Twitter, said that she is careful about her use of social media and that she is aware of ... Read More »

Social Media Gag

It is a matter of fact that one important thing that keeps a business kicking is consistent positive stream of cash inflows. For cash inflows a business needs sales and in order to keep on selling a business needs a right mix of ingredients in terms of product, price, marketing channel, capital, expertise, physical infrastructure and efficient processes. In addition ... Read More »