Catherine Jones

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Prenuptial agreements with a social media clause are on the rise

<i>“All human beings have three lives: public, private and secret.”</i> <b>— Gabriel Garcia Marquez</b><p>So it has come to this: Yet more proof, as if we needed it, …

Facebook and Google targeted as first GDPR complaints filed

Facebook and Google have become the targets of the first official complaints of GDPR noncompliance, filed on the day the privacy law takes effect across the EU.<p>Across four complaints, related to Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp and Google’s Android operating system, European consumer rights …

Privacy

LinkedIn Set to Bring Groups Back from the Dead (But, Why?)

Here's what it could do to the future of professional networking on the site.<p>Once upon a time, LinkedIn groups were thriving communities of professionals who shared common business interests. There was simply no better place to go on the Internet for industry- related discussions and …

Google Maps will soon tell you when it’s time to get off your train or bus

Google is about to launch a small but useful update to Google Maps that will give you live guidance and interactive real-time notifications during your journey.<p>The idea here is to give you real-time updates while you are on your transit journey. These updates will appear in the Google Maps app and, …

LinkedIn’s new smart replies help you manage your messages faster

If you’re a professional using LinkedIn and you’re just too busy to tap out full and meaningful replies when you’re hurtling through your messages …

Reclaim Your LinkedIn Connections as Contact Emails Via Download Your Data

In this article, I will reconnect you with your LinkedIn Contacts—<i>Connections</i>— in a format you can use: first name, last name, company, position, …

Social Media Marketing

Facebook moving non-promoted posts out of news feed in trial

New system could destroy smaller publishers if implemented, after journalists report drop in organic reach – but users will still see their friends’ posts<p>Facebook is testing a major change that would shift non-promoted posts out of its news feed, a move that could be catastrophic for publishers …

16 Tried-and-True Ways to Grow & Engage Your Instagram Following

16 Tried-and-True Ways to Grow & Engage Your Instagram FollowingAs a platform, Instagram continues to skyrocket in popularity.Through constant …

Social Media

What Women Need To Include On Their LinkedIn Profile To Increase Visibility

LinkedIn recently published research revealing that women promote themselves less than men on the professional networking platform. This has real consequences that can limit women’s professional opportunities and career advancement.<p>To open yourself up to more opportunities, you first have to make …

LinkedIn goes after tech giants with major advertising update

Microsoft-owned LinkedIn is launching L<i>inkedIn Audience Network,</i> an advertising feature that will let marketers promote native ads to certain …

Making the case for API neutrality

A judge just obliged Linkedin to allow third-party companies to copy public LinkedIn profile data. Of course, Linkedin appealed this decision but this can be a precedent in the space — and for good, contrary to what first commentators are saying.<p>This is typically what I call an API neutrality …

You Probably Missed It, But Facebook Added 125 New Family Emojis

Redheads and diverse families are included!<p>Families come in all different shapes, sizes, colors and combinations. And back in April, Facebook made …

Nintendo to close Miiverse social network

<b>Nintendo has announced that its Miiverse social network will be closed down on 8 November.</b><p>The platform lets players post messages and drawings on game-related message boards, and share tips and hints.<p>Miiverse posts also appear within some popular Wii U and 3DS games, but the posts will disappear in …

What Does it Mean to be Lean Six Sigma?

“What does it mean to be Lean Six Sigma?” is a common question asked by curious folks interested in Lean or Six Sigma, but without first hand …

6 Social Media Trends to Prepare for in 2018

2018 is only four months away, and brands have to prepare to take advantage of the opportunities social media presents -- or their competitors will.<p>When it comes to reaching audiences, effectively distributing your content, and building a following around your brand, social media offers a wealth of …

Declining LinkedIn recruiters' InMail blocks them from offering future jobs

You would probably want to accept LinkedIn InMail requests from recruiters even when you aren’t actively seeking new opportunities – or you might be risking burning your bridges without even knowing.<p>As counter-intuitive as it may sound, it turns out that anytime you turn down an InMail request from …

New Features to Get the Most From Posting on LinkedIn | Official LinkedIn Blog

<b>Share your LinkedIn posts everywhere on the web</b><p>Guests and logged out members can now see your posts, videos and articles on LinkedIn. Simply grab the …

The Evolution of Influencers, From the 1700s to Today (Infographic)

While influencer marketing may have started long ago, it's reaching new heights today with the help of social media.<p>Influencer marketing is a great way for companies to boost their reach and get their name out to the world. Tapping into the social followings of celebrities and social media icons is …

Public Relations

How Does the LinkedIn Algorithm Work for Posts?

One of the most powerful elements of LinkedIn is the connections you're able to make with other professionals, along with the relationships you …

Machine Learning

Why Content Marketing on LinkedIn is More Important Now Than Ever Before

LinkedIn’s not the biggest social network out there.But it’s one of the most lucrative ones.That’s because it’s full of senior-level business …

Marketing

Speed up your social newsgathering with these Twitter search shortcuts

First Draft News frequently mentions the importance of setting up proper searches for newsgathering, and more precisely how TweetDeck can be a very …

Social Media

Ten Cheat Sheets That Will Make Your Life Easier [Infographic]

You only have so much room in your brain, and nothing's worse than forgetting that one genius tip right when you need it. Stop trying to remember …

LinkedIn Begins Offering Video. Here Are the Top 2 Reasons Marketers Are Excited

LinkedIn's new feature is a game changer in B2B.<p>Yesterday, LinkedIn began rolling out its new video feature via its mobile app, allowing users to finally be able to record and upload up to 10 minutes of native video. Like other platforms, videos on LinkedIn can be shot both vertically and …

Marketing

European employers must warn job applicants before checking them out on Facebook

Europe has a message for employers: Think twice before you check the social media profiles of job applicants.<p>European officials have issued new guidelines that warn bosses about the legal hazards of scrolling through the social media profiles of potential hires.<p>The rules require employers to issue …

Social Media

Peggy Whitson Just Became the Oldest Female Astronaut in Space

Over the weekend, 56-year-old Peggy Whitson of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) officially became the oldest female astronaut …

LinkedIn Just Gave Away a Big Secret

For the first time ever, LinkedIn is sharing some incredibly valuable data about what makes its members sit up and take notice.<p>When it comes to generating attention online, Content remains King - and LinkedIn is no exception.<p>In fact, the network has made a concerted effort to invest in technology …

One in 10 LinkedIn Profiles is a Complete Lie, Study Finds - Small Business Trends

Looking to fill a job vacancy on LinkedIn (NYSE:LNKD)?<p>Maybe you want to grow your business network on the professional social networking …

10 Facebook Privacy and Security Settings to Lock Down

Fan of Facebook? Who isn’t. Fan of everyone knowing your online business? That’s a little tougher of a pill to swallow, especially if you have some …

What to Do If Your Facebook Account Is Hacked

"Why would someone want to hack my Facebook account?" That may be the first thing that comes to mind for many non-celebrity users whose Facebook …

New British Publishers Join Flipboard

We’ve been hard at work welcoming more British publishers to Flipboard so that no matter what you’re into, there are smart, credible stories to fuel your passion. Over the past few months we’ve partnered with leading media companies, including Conde Nast, Hearst and Time Inc, to bring their …