The Little Things in Social Media

Even with the largest social networks, to me, it’s the little things that count. Although I’m usually knee-deep in the latest toys of social media, I like LinkedIn.  Yes, you heard me.  For all the criticism that LinkedIn receives, I find it to be one of...

Facebook Fan Pages Now Allow Location and Language Targeting

Facebook just started adding an option for your brand pages to choose your audience visibility on  wall postings: While this may seem like not that big a deal, think of the possibilities.  Users targeting multiple countries and languages can now have multi-purpose...

What to Expect from PPC Accounts During The Holidays

‘Tis the season to be selling.  So many sites make a large percentage of their income during these last 6 weeks of the year.  For some, it’s even make-or-break–especially with the year we’ve had.  For those of you who spend your day running a...

Subreddit Takeover: A Social Media Coup

In what may be the first of its kind in the social media world, the little used and subscribed Football (/r/football) subreddit of Reddit.com was overthrown by the Soccer (/r/soccer) subreddit. Though things seem to have died down, yesterday’s events can only be...

Twitter Adds (and Removes) Retweets (Beta)

Some of you may have noticed a new Twitter Retweet logo marking your friends’ RT’s. Since users, the originators of the term, have been utilizing “RT” (followed by the author’s @name) almost as long as Twitter’s been around, and...