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An Entrepreneur's Social-Media Plan for Success

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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Social media can give entrepreneurs the same opportunity to build community and engage customers as their better funded competitors. But when time and resources are limited, it’s crucial to laser focus social-media efforts to achieve goals: Do you want to drive sales, generate qualified leads, build relationships with current customers and bloggers in your industry? [...]

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Social Media ETF Rebounds After Facebook Upgrade

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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After testing bear market territory, social media stocks are bouncing back, with the related exchange traded fund among the best performers over the past week. The Global X Social Media Index ETF (SOCL) was up 1.0% Tuesday and gained 5.8% over the past week. SOCL, though, is still down 10.7% year-to-date after a major sell-off [...]

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Why Most Social Media Strategies Fail

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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You do know that social media is important for your success online, right? Of course you do. It’s the 21st Century and pretty much everyone has some sort of social media account. Well, at least 73% of adults do. But just because you’re on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Pinterest doesn’t guarantee success. Even if you [...]

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The Connected Fashion Empire of Victoria Beckham

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Mashable
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Like many in the fashion industry, designer Victoria Beckham is all over social media. She can’t get enough of Instagram and its abundance of stylish photos. And as a former Spice Girl and full-time fashion designer who fancies listening to music while working, Beckham pairs her Instagram obsession with a few music apps. “I always [...]

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An 11-Year-Old Rapper Is Dividing YouTube

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Mashable
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YouTube commenters have a lot of opinions, but one 11-year-old rapper is getting the brunt of their rage. MattyB’s YouTube channel is a huge success by any standard. He’s amassed over 2 million subscribers and has published over 140 videos that include musical covers of Jason Derulo, Eminem, and Ke$ha. However, last week, MattyB uploaded [...]

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Reddit in Turmoil Over Censored Posts

Posted by admin - April 22, 2014 - Mashable
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One of the most popular sections on the user-driven news site Reddit was downgraded Monday after users discovered that moderators were removing stories that included popular terms such as “Bitcoin,” “Tesla,” “Anonymous,” “Obama,” “Congress,” “National Security Agency” and “Snowden.” When users of the section in question, r/technology, tried to submit stories with those words in [...]

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How to avoid the pitfalls of social media marketing

Posted by admin - April 20, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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Social media marketing has become a hot topic for businesses and entrepreneurs are constantly bombarded by information about how to increase their social media impact and optimise engagement. Getting social media strategies right can be a great way for a business to engage with its target market, but bad social media efforts can drive potential [...]

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The Instagram effect

Posted by admin - April 20, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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Wilson, a professional stage actress and singer, leads what looks like a glamorous life traveling with Broadway shows like “Wicked” and “Sister Act,” and she has two Instagram accounts: a personal account that documents her everyday life performing or living in New York City, and one that chronicles her home shopping trips. The second, which [...]

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More and more companies hiring via social media: experts

Posted by admin - April 20, 2014 - Courtesy of Yahoo!
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Mumbai:  The social media has moved rapidly from being ‘purely social’ to a ‘business tool’ as more and more companies are now using the platform to recruit the right people for specific jobs and this trend is expected to grow by about 50 per cent this year from 2013, according to experts. “In day-to-day busy [...]

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LinkedIn Hits 300 Million Users Amid Mobile Push

Posted by admin - April 20, 2014 - Mashable
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LinkedIn proudly broadcasted its increasing mobile traffic last week, but that’s not the only growth the company is experiencing. LinkedIn announced Friday it has reached 300 million registered users, a jump from 277 million members at the beginning of the year. LinkedIn announced the 200 million user milestone in January 2013, which means the company [...]

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