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The Best New Social Media Tools for 2016 | Inc.com

New social media apps are a dime a dozen, it seems, and to be honest, not all of them are particularly helpful. Some just end up being one more dashboard you have to login and deal with.<p>Too many dashboards are a pain in the ass.<p>With this list, I wanted to share a few great tools that can help …

User Generated Content

Wu-Tang Clan's secret album brings millions in private sale, auction house says

Wu-Tang Clan's ambitious, one-of-a-kind secret album "Once Upon A Time in Shaolin" — of which only a single copy was produced — has been sold to an American buyer for an undisclosed figure that was in the millions, private auction house Paddle8 announced on Tuesday.<p>Earlier this year, the group …

How to Report Live from Nonprofit Events Using Periscope

Nonprofit Tech for Good experimented with Periscope for live streaming for the first time during the <b>2015 Independent Sector Conference</b>. Like all new …

Social Media

How Much Time Mobile and Social Media Require

The following is an excerpt from <i>Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits</i>.<p>The amount of time that a nonprofit can invest in mobile …

Facebook's New Donate Tool Lets Users Give Without Leaving The Site

You now can feel even better about those 20 or so minutes a day you spend on Facebook.<p>The social networking site has tinkered once again with its donation feature to make it more user-friendly and accessible to nonprofits.<p>The updated tool, dubbed Fundraisers, allows users to give to causes without …

Nonprofits

Pinterest on iPhone now has a simple-to-use Pin button

While Android and desktop users have been able to quickly and easily Pin items to their wall in a few taps for a while, iOS users were left out in the cold until now.<p>Announced in a blog post, the new build of Pinterest for iOS devices simply needs the new Pin button enabling, and it will then allow …

Hidden Social Media Features You Should Know [INFOGRAPHIC]

The longer a platform exists, the more user friendly it becomes through modifications, updates, and increased capabilities-at least, that's the idea. …

Online

You should be using these browser extensions to keep yourself safe online

The invention of the internet made it easy to do amazing things online, like buying junk in a single click, but unfortunately that also came with consequences, like companies being able track your every move as you browse.<p>You might not know it, but every website you visit is using one or more …

Information Systems

How and When To Post On Social Media

<i>This post first appeared on Buffer.</i><p>So much of digital marketing these days is about producing high-quality content that gets published and shared.<p>You can control the publishing part. Can you control the sharing part?<p>Sharing begins with promotion—the timing, targeting, and strategy behind solid …

7 Reasons Why Nonprofits Need To Ramp Up Their Social Media Presence

By Dave Kerpen, founder and CEO of Likeable<p>We all saw it happen this summer. It started with a video of one of your friends dumping a bucket of ice water over his or her head. Then it was two videos. Then it was five. And suddenly, celebrities, politicians, and thought leaders alike were …

Nonprofits

YouTube Subscriber Strategies for Nonprofits

By Matthew Yeoman————It doesn’t matter if you’re a for-profit globe spanning corporation, a humble non-profit, or a geek with a camera who wants to …

Nonprofits

SPARK And Google Created An App That Highlights The History Women Made Right Beneath Your Feet

With some help from Google, a group of women are changing history by spotlighting <i>her</i>story.<p>The SPARK Movement has partnered with Google to create a smartphone app called "Women On The Map" that alerts users when they're near places where women made history. SPARK, which stands for Sexualization …

Women of Color

Fundbox Raises $40 Million To Pay Invoices On Demand

Fundbox, a company that loans businesses money for outstanding invoice payments, has raised $40 million to grow its own business in the trillion-dollar alternative lending market.<p>The Series B round was led by General Catalyst with participation from NyCa Investment Partners and help from existing …

Small Business

Tip of the Day: Subscribe to Website News Feeds via Shared Links Tab in Safari

In my reporting on iPhone and iPad news, I constantly rely on a range of Apple-related websites. But rather than having to visit each one individually, I gather all their news feeds into a single web page, using the personalization feature of My Yahoo. At a glance I can see all the latest Apple …

Apps

100 Business, Technology and Leadership Lessons [SLIDE DECK]

<b>100 Business Insights from Fortune 500, Startup CEOs, Venture Capitalists, and Analysts</b> from <b>Vala Afshar</b><p>On March 8, 2013, Michael Krigsman and I launched a weekly video series called CXO-Talk. The goal was to connect our network and share wisdom from the most innovative and thoughtful business …

Leadership

"We Want to Break Facebook!" How Millennial Feminists Have Revolutionized International Women's Day

There's been more buzz than ever around this year's International Women's Day. Heavy-hitter Sheryl Sandberg made a big announcement. Old-school women's movement leaders Gloria Steinem, Jane Fonda and Eve Ensler each made high-profile appearances. And all eyes were on the powerhouse trio of Hillary …

Feminism

Xero Releases iPad App For Doing Accounting On The Go

Xero, the young accounting company that recently took $111 million in investment to take on Intuit in the US, has today announced its first iPad app.<p>The new app allows you to get your accounting done from your tablet; you can reconcile your accounts, view invoices, upload files or create expense …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Etymology

Inside DSquared2 at Twenty Years

In our latest ‘Inside Fashion’ interview, BoF’s Imran Amed sits down with Dean and Dan Caten, the Canadian twins behind cult Italian label DSquared2, …

Los Angeles

A Picture Is Worth a Million Likes

Are fashion ads now made entirely for the Web rather than print?<p><b>LONDON, United Kingdom —</b> There's an overused adage that says a picture is worth a …

Social Media

Apple Pay: a new frontier for scammers

Apple’s mobile payment system has provided a method for US criminals to make fraudulent transactions – and banks are rushing to stem the tide<p>Criminals in the US are using the new Apple Pay mobile payment system to buy high-value goods – often from Apple Stores – with stolen identities and credit …

Apple Pay

Twitter introduces video embeds for sites

Looks like today is all about Twitter video. First Meerkat got an unexpected user boost and now Twitter is offering a new embed widget for sites.<p>Now Twitter hosted videos can be embedded into sites as easily as a Tweet. Under the same options menu (•••) that you would use to embed a Tweet is the …

Victoria Beckham

Rag & Bone Fall 2015 RTW Runway

13 Life-Changing Style Hacks Straight From the Runway

News flash: there's no need to get spendy to refresh your wardrobe this Spring. In fact, getting creative with your tried-and-true pieces is the best way to highlight your personal style. Whether you're dying to try the twist and tuck or you are ready to revamp the way you layer, there's a lot to …

Apple is finally killing iPhoto — and this is the replacement

It's fast, fast, fast<p>Photos for OS X, the modern photo library that Apple built from the ground up for Mac computers, is making its debut. A developer seed version of Photos is being distributed to developers today, the company said. It will be followed by a public Photos beta, with the final …

Mobile Photography

30 Inspiring Women Who Shaped Feminism

The women of the 20th and 21st century to celebrate in honor of International Women's Day.<p>In honor of International Women's Day, we're celebrating the women who've had huge impacts on the feminist movement. For all its misconceptions, feminism at its core is about fighting for women's equality. And …

Tip of the Day: Save Storage by Turning on iCloud Photo Library

One of the major benefits of iOS 8.1 is iCloud Photo Library. All your photos can now live in the cloud rather than being tied to a particular device, making them available to you regardless of which device you're using. Any change you make to a photo or video on one device is carried over to the …

iCloud

Can a phone replace your wallet? I went shopping to find out.

CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.<p>It's undeniable -- Apple Pay will be the thing that finally makes mobile payments go mainstream. But it's not the only option. Google and PayPal are also major players, but if their …

FinTech