Filed under Social Media Platforms

The “Pinterest Puzzle”

Hello! I would like to start by saying that I am SO sorry that I have been negligent with this blog. Life has been a bit busy lately but I’m back and what better way to come back then with an article about my favorite social media platform, Pinterest. This article by Creativity Online outlines how Honda is using … Continue reading

Facebook Timeline: Cover Photo

Facebook Timeline: Cover Photo

It seems that Timeline is taking over Facebook. I was notified today that as of March 30, 2012 all Facebook pages that have not been switched to the Timeline setting will be switched automatically- including brand pages! Timeline offers a whole new look and feel to Facebook but the first change that people will see … Continue reading

Content Gone Viral

If you’re like most across social media platforms, you want to know how can I increase my reach and get my message out there to more people. Take a look at this video for a little insight. You can also check out the Salesforce.com website for more information.

Facebook Timeline for Brand Pages

Facebook Timeline for Brand Pages

Happy Friday! Beginning next Friday, I’m going to start a Friday post called “Friday Finds” which will contain an article on something new and cool whether it be a new app, website, Facebook app, what have you BUT this Friday I wanted to share an article from the website of the week: allfacebook.com. Per an article … Continue reading

Social Media: Class of 2011

Social Media: Class of 2011

Here’s a funny graphic depicting the different social media platforms as “students” hence the “Class of 2011.” It’s almost Friday- have a laugh!

Social Media Best Practices Video

This is an awesome video that explains the importance of really understanding social media- not just the platforms and what they do but the importance of time and proper training on how to use these platforms the right way. This video is via the Intersection Consulting blog.

Social Media, “Support Gets Social”

Social Media, “Support Gets Social”

I came across this article the other day and I think it’s a very important concept for businesses to understand: people are looking to social media platforms more and more for support, as in customer service. According to this article, ” 62% of customers are looking for more support through social media.” The below infographic does an … Continue reading

Facebook: Badges

Recently, since the launch of Timeline, Facebook has added many new features- so many that I’m having a hard time keeping up with them all! Since I had some free time today (Happy Presidents Day) I was poking around to see if I noticed anything new. While I was on my profile page, I clicked … Continue reading

Facebook How-To: Vanity URL

 Happy Wednesday Everyone! I am currently taking courses through Mediabistro to earn my Digital Marketing certificate. One class that I’m in now is Facebook marketing. This week, one of our tasks was to create a vanity URL for our Facebook business page. It retrospect, it seems kind of silly that I didn’t know what a … Continue reading

What is Reddit?

What is Reddit?

As I have been changing my life to be all about Social Media, I kept coming across this Reddit thing. What is Reddit? I asked myself and when I visited the website, I was still unclear. Then I found the awesome graphic below! If you were confused about Reddit, like me, check this out. Turns … Continue reading

The Social Media Break Up Letter

I came across this on Twitter today. “Social Media Break Up” was what initially caught my eye but then I realized that it was written by one of the girls that I had studied abroad with in London, Amanda Dodge (@amandaedodge). She had submitted this letter for a chance at a scholarship from the Student FRPA Chapter at … Continue reading

Facebook: Up-and-coming Recruiting Site?

Facebook: Up-and-coming Recruiting Site?

According to this article posted yesterday to Mashable, Facebook may in fact be the hottest job-seeking tool. Coming from a generation where we were taught to “hide” our Facebook pages from potential employers out of fear that one of our friends may have recently posted a picture from last Friday night, this article brought a different perspective … Continue reading