Kari Simpson

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New App Lets You Boycott Koch Brothers, Monsanto And More By Scanning Your Shopping Cart

In her keynote speech at last year’s annual Netroots Nation gathering, Darcy Burner pitched a seemingly simple idea to the thousands of bloggers and web developers in the audience. The former Microsoft programmer and congressional candidate proposed a smartphone app allowing shoppers to swipe …

Google's Plan To Take Over The World

Not because it lasted a grueling three hours and fifty minutes, but because of what was announced. With every new product update, every new feature, every new virtual service, it became more and more clear that Google isn't just a search company that makes loads of cash by showing you ads. It's …

Sergey Brin

Big International Social Networks Are Closing In On Facebook

It lost users.<p>While the network did pass the 1 billion monthly active user threshold globally in 2012, Facebook also lost 1.4 million U.S. monthly active users late last year, a small but symbolic decline. Nor was it the only network experiencing a slowdown.<p>After years of double-digit expansion, …

Social Media

MediaMashSocial

Business to People: A New Social Media Paradigm

Share<p>Last year, a McKinsey study revealed that there’s a staggering $1.3 trillion in untapped value to be gained by businesses—specifically if they …

Public Relations

Redesign of Google+ Focuses in on Photos

Share<p><i>We always try to update our followers on any Google Plus redesign or update news. This post was updated on July 11th, 2013. You can find our</i> …

3 Reasons Why Your Company Should Pay Employees to Use Social Media

Share<p><b>By HootSuite CEO, Ryan Holmes</b><p>In my time at HootSuite, I’ve seen a sea change in the way that businesses approach employees’ social media use. …

How to Protect Your Brand on Social Media

While it’s essential for brands to be on social media, it’s becoming more important than ever to approach it with a security mindset. <br>Social media …

Friday Cute Picture Overload ~ A HootUp Photo Essay

Share<p>What’s more beautiful than twenty pictures of children smiling and being creative? Enjoy this Friday photo roundup from #HootUpCraft held at the …