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20 Epic 'Angry Birds' Creations

The characters from Angry Birds have inspired everything from stuffed animals to shoes. But, what we're most impressed by is the creativity these …

4 Social Media Marketing Lessons From the Top Colleges

Harvard University’s official Facebook page currently boasts over 2,437,000 ‘Likes.’ Lest that sound like just another big number, consider that the …

How to Make an Award-Worthy Vine Movie

You might be surprised at what can be done with six seconds of video, but the Tribeca Film Festival is going to find out. The New York-based festival …

Social Media and the Sales Cycle

There was an interesting article in BtoB Magazine recently. Written by Julie Bee, who titles herself as “chief connector” at a social media agency, …

Portable Solar Charger Powers Up an iPhone in 2 Hours

Solar chargers are getting even more convenient, and here's the latest example: This folding USB solar array from Brown Dog Gadgets captures power …

10 YouTube Channels That Will Make You Smarter

1. Veritasium<p>2. Vsauce<p>3. C.G.P. Grey<p>4. MinutePhysics<p>5. Smarter Every Day<p>6. SciShow<p>7. Crash Course<p>8. Numberphile<p>9. ASAP Science<p>10. Bad Astronomy<p>"This …

Domino’s credits increased marketing spend for sales lift

The pizza delivery company posted a 12.3 per cent increase in sales from its stores in the UK, Ireland, Switzerland and Germany for the 13 weeks to …

Apple ‘iTV’ speculation reignited

<b>View Point:</b><p>Apple moving into the television sector has the potential to fundamentally alter the power dynamics of the TV market. For that reason …

How to Generate Leads With Video Marketing

Do you want to attract high-quality leads with social media?<p>Many business owners see a drop-off in new leads because they stop thinking strategically …

New Ways to Advertise on Social Media

Can't keep up with all the updates from Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and YouTube? Read on for latest changes you should know about.<p>Digital marketing evolves at rapidfire pace, and with all the attention paid to social media these days, it should come as no surprise that its advertising changes seem …

How to Use SlideShare to Generate Leads

Do you want more leads?<p>Have you looked into SlideShare?<p>This article will give you <b>10 tips to maximize your leads with SlideShare</b>.<p>Why SlideShare?<p>The …

Becoming a Blogger: Do You Have What it Takes?

Are you thinking of starting a blog or restarting your blog?<p>Do you wonder if you have what it takes to attract a strong blog audience?<p>To learn about …

How to Increase Twitter Engagement with Nestivity

This week, I had the privilege of taking a new Twitter tool for a spin. Nestivity (currently in beta) takes your Twitter engagement to a whole new …

6 Facebook Metrics Marketers Should Be Measuring

Do you track your Facebook marketing?<p>Do you feel lost when you’re looking at your Facebook Page statistics?<p>Well, you’re not alone. Facebook metrics …

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26 Ways to Use Visuals in Your Social Media Marketing

Have you noticed more photos on social networks?<p>Do you have a visual component as part of your social media marketing strategy?<p>Do you need some help …

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Facebook Working on Incorporating the Hashtag

Facebook Inc. is taking its business rivalry with Twitter Inc. into the realm of symbols: #Feud.<p>Facebook is working on incorporating the hashtag, one of Twitter's most iconic markers, into its service by using the symbol as a way to group conversations, said people familiar with the matter. It is …

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Kickstarter: How Crowd Funding Is Changing Business

Have you considered crowd funding?<p>Are you wondering how it can help your business grow?<p>To learn about how Kickstarter has transformed the process of …

How to Get Testimonials for Your Business or Blog Using Twitter for Social Proof

Have you ever wondered what mentions and retweets are worth to your business or blog besides a boost in the Klout score? Tweets can be the perfect …

About The New Facebook Page Timeline

Facebook’s CEO Said to Explore Forming Political Group

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is exploring the formation of a political advocacy group that would focus on topics such as …

'Wolverine' Director Teases Movie in Fierce 6-Second Vine

<i>The Wolverine</i> director James Mangold is a big tease. On Monday, he shared a six-second Vine, which serves as the teaser for Tuesday's 20-second …

HubSpot Makes Twitter Analytics Easier With RetweetLab Tool

Measuring retweets may help you work out how best to promote yourself on Twitter.<p>HubSpot, a marketing software company founded at MIT in 2006, has revealed a brand-new analytics tool that could help companies more effectively use Twitter for branding or promotional purposes. The Retweet Lab tool …

Everything you need to know about Facebook’s new Timeline

Facebook said that it was rolling out a new Timeline in the coming weeks for users, which sets us up perfectly for the new News Feed whenever that’s …

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Is Social Media the New Chocolate During Lent?

Social media use is a hard habit to shake. You try to stay away, but your fingers are itching for one quick click, just another good scroll to last …

Facebook Vs. LinkedIn: who has more staying power?

LinkedIn and Facebook are both social networks, and there the similarities end -- or so you would think. LinkedIn has 200 million members, all of them professionals focused on business connections. Facebook passed the billion mark sometime late last year, and that's about half of the people in the …

Facebook Partners With Goldbely to Gift Your Favorite Foods

Facebook Gifts are about to get more delicious.<p>Food-delivery startup Goldbely announced a partnership with Facebook Tuesday, which will bring some of …

Facebook expands ad targeting system to its newsfeed

SAN FRANCISCO, March 26 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc is expanding the advertising system that lets marketers tailor messages to users of the No. 1 social network based on their browsing history, in the company’s latest step to refine its ad business.<p>So far, the system has been used to target graphical …