The future of social networking on smartphones

The future of social networking on smartphones

The HTC First, the much talked about Facebook phone, will not be coming to the UK, following a largely nonchalant reception from the smartphone-buying public in other markets. Its lack of success is surprising considering its tie-in with Mark Zuckerberg’s company, so does this mean that mobile … [Read more...]

Facebook verifying profiles to stamp out fakes

Facebook verifying profiles to stamp out fakes

There have been a number of occasions we have visited a Facebook profile and seen the amount of followers they have, we believe a lot of these to be fake likes etc as so do Facebook. Facebook have now decided to look more into this by verifying Facebook profiles and pages of public … [Read more...]

French Open 2013: Twitter pic results by Sergiy Stakhovsky

French Open 2013- Twitter pic results by Sergiy Stakhovsky

Arguing the point at the French Open 2013 is one thing, but taking a picture with an Apple iPhone smartphone and posting it on Twitter after a disputed line call is another. Ukrainian tennis player Sergiy Stakhovsky used his initiative and brought the game to a halt after pulling out his iPhone … [Read more...]

Twitter: Helpful or Hurtful During Active Manhunts

Twitter- Helpful or Hurtful During Active Manhunts

In the world of social media, these public outlets are being used not only to communicate with friends, family and peers, but to help advocate for public safety as well. We recently saw how people from all walks of life became involved on social media with the Boston bomber manhunt. In particular, … [Read more...]

Twitter shows PS4 popularity after Xbox One reveal

Twitter shows PS4 popularity after Xbox One reveal

Microsoft and Sony are the two big names when it comes to building gaming consoles, and even after the Xbox One reveal it seems the PS4 wins in the popularity corner. Over on GameSpot they started a new “Tweet Your Allegiance Now” poll by using hashtags GameSpotXbox and GameSpotPS4 and all users … [Read more...]

Google+ update on mobile browser similar to desktop

Google+ update on mobile browser similar to desktop

If you choose not to use your Google+ app on your mobile device because you prefer to use the mobile web version, you might just like the new update that is now in full affect. It has not even been a full week since Google+ had a revamp for its desktop version of the social networking site, and … [Read more...]

Yahoo buying Tumblr: David Karp fortune & teen reactions

Yahoo buying Tumblr- David Karp fortune & teen reactions

Yahoo recently announced buying blogging site Tumblr in a $1.1 billion deal in the hope to continue its success, after this acquisition the 178 employees will make a lot of money with the first 10 employees collecting in the region of $6.2million each, while the first 30 will make about … [Read more...]

Using social media to market newborn software

Using social media to market newborn software

Social media, the Web 2.0, call it what you want; it may not be as new as your software but you’d probably be richer than Bill Gates if your software had the rapid market penetration of social media. That is why social media is the perfect conduit for marketing your newborn software; it attracts … [Read more...]

5 social SEO strategies and media marketing shared

5 social SEO strategies and media marketing shared

Integrating social media with your search engine optimization approach can be a productive strategy. Bloggers and SEO experts are now embarking to integrate social media marketing in their search engine optimization approach considering how powerful, compelling and popular social media sites can … [Read more...]

5 essential tools to build a better twitter following

5 essential tools to build a better twitter following

Twitter is obviously a big deal in social media and also in SEO, so if you want to build a healthy flow of traffic you need to conquer this valuable platform. But finding time utilise Twitter effectively is not always easy. This post was written to give you my pick of the best 5 tools, which will … [Read more...]

6 LinkedIn PlugIns you have to use

6 LinkedIn PlugIns You Have To Use

LinkedIn is a social media site dedicated towards professionals finding one another. The site is used in a very large way for Business-to-Business sales and programs. Of course, that isn't all that can be found on this unique social media network. You can find professionals of a wide variety of … [Read more...]

LinkedIn unique jobs to grab ones attention

LinkedIn unique jobs to grab ones attention

We all know by now that LinkedIn is famous for the business minded, but one area of expertise is LinkedIn Jobs. It is a good social platform for getting ones name out there and works both for those looking for jobs and a company looking for employees. We have found something very interest today … [Read more...]

Google+ Hangout anger with Android AT&T blocked customers

Google+ Hangout anger with Android AT&T blocked customers

Earlier on today we shared with you the new Google+ features, the revamp looks amazing and millions will love it. The Google+ Hangout section has been refurbished and will be enjoyed by millions, except those using Android on AT&T. The Google+ Hangout anger with Android AT&T blocked customers has … [Read more...]

Google+ refurbish goodness sexier than Facebook

Google+ revamp refresh goodness sexier than Facebook

Google I/O yesterday was very interesting indeed with new announcements; one that has blown us away has to be the Google+ refurbish goodness that in our eyes looks sexier than Facebook. It seems Google opened up a new can and released a refresh of it social network site, that not only looks good … [Read more...]

Audioboo social media network for visually impaired users

Audioboo social media network for visually impaired users

There are many social media sites out there but these rely mainly on text, photos and videos, but these are not great social sites if people are visually impaired. Facebook or Twitter for example are not great sites to use to interact with other users if you are blind or partially blind, this is … [Read more...]

Wayne Rooney Twitter page removal of Manchester United rubbished

Wayne Rooney Twitter page removal of Manchester United rubbished

A few days ago there were reports that Wayne Rooney removed the term ‘Manchester United’ from his Twitter page, the football star has since then rejected such claims. Wayne Rooney's Twitter page removal of the ‘Manchester United’ term has now been rubbished after reports went viral on the Web, … [Read more...]

Charles Ramsey Songify video on Amanda Berry gone viral

Charles Ramsey Songify video on Amanda Berry gone viral

Charles Ramsey became a hero after he rescued a young called Amanda Berry after she was kidnapped and held in Cleveland, since his heroic act and his interview on TV he has become YouTube sensation. Three women were freed from a house in Cleveland thanks to neighbor Charles Ramsey, since the … [Read more...]

Obama creates one new job for Twitter’s Nicole Wong

Obama creates one new job for Twitters Nicole Wong

Looks like President Obama has created one new job for Twitter’s Nicole Wong, only a few million more jobs to create and he will be there. There are millions saying it is great a job has been created for Wong as the White House's first chief privacy officer, but comments are coming in all over … [Read more...]

New David Bowie YouTube music video not so explicit

New David Bowie music YouTube video not so explicit

The new David Bowie music video called ‘The Next Day’ was pulled from YouTube because its content violated YouTube’s terms of service, in a nutshell it was too explicit to show. On Wednesday it got an adult-only rating, fans will be happy to know the video has been reinstated. The music video by … [Read more...]

Ferguson’s retirement kicks-off global Twitter storm – Mourinho favourite for the job

Ferguson’s retirement kicks-off global Twitter storm - Mourinho favourite for the job

Social media sites across the world went into a frenzy of speculation as to who will be the next Man United manager, with nearly 228,000 tweets recorded in the first 1.5 hours following the announcement of Sir Alex Ferguson’s retirement, according to global social media monitoring software provider … [Read more...]

Update: Twitter reactions after Sir Alex Ferguson retires from Manchester United

Sir Alex Ferguson retires from Manchester United & Twitter reactions

UPDATE: Ferguson’s retirement kicks-off global Twitter storm – Mourinho favourite for the job, read more here. Long running football Manager Sir Alex Ferguson retires from Manchester United, this announcement came via the official Man U Twitter account today, which said, “Sir Alex Ferguson … [Read more...]

Warren Buffett Twitter: 6-days, 2 tweets & over 408,000 followers

Warren Buffett Twitter- 6-days, 2 tweets & over 408,000 followers

Chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway Warren Buffett is one man to follow at the moment on Twitter, he sure knows how to amass a huge following with a single tweet. Successful investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett started his Twitter account on May 2nd with one single tweet that said, … [Read more...]

Taking The Difficulty Out Of Video Marketing

Taking The Difficulty Out Of Video Marketing

Videos are excellent as marketing tool helping you boost your bottom line and reaching out to a large number of potential customers you are not reaching otherwise. Living in an age where people rely on the Internet heavily, newspapers and radio ads do not bring many results, whereas, online videos … [Read more...]

Ways to Augment Registrations Using Social Login

Ways to Augment Registrations Using Social Login

Usually with online websites, what customers generally do is create an account with the website, login, interact with the site, purchase their favourite product and therefore become a lifetime member of the site. But, the question here is, how many of these customers would remember their login ids? … [Read more...]

Kriss Kross rapper Chris Kelly Twitter reactions after death

Kriss Kross rapper Chris Kelly Twitter reactions after death

Chris Kelly aka ‘Mac Daddy’ of rap duo sensations Kriss Kross famous for the song ‘Jump’ sadly died at the age of 34 yesterday (Wednesday May 1). The rapper Chris Kelly was found unresponsive at his home in Atlanta, after he was found he was rushed to hospital and it was there he was pronounced … [Read more...]