Are you spending more time each day using your smartphone or iPad? Looking for some cool apps to simplify your work and life? According to a recent study by Flurry, consumers spent 81 minutes per day using mobile apps, compared to 74 minutes of web surfing. Here’s where it gets even more interesting. Social networking […]

You’ve heard this: “A picture is worth a thousand words.” But can it actually help you engage with customers and prospects? In this post, I’ll share ways you can ensure your images provide the best experience they can; ones that will help keep the conversation flowing. Among the topics covered in this post are tools, […]

Should your website be social? Are you looking to turn that static website into an interesting social media–enabled destination? Keep reading to discover how. Should Your Site Be Social-Enabled? There’s no doubt that social media is a powerful marketing and communication tool for businesses and non-profits that have embraced it. Yet, for most of us, […]

Are you looking for the hottest new social media tools and services? We asked our team of Social Media Examiner writers to share their best new social media discoveries. What follows is an amazing list of social media tools you’ve likely never heard of—covering a wide range of categories: Tools for pictures, video, audio and […]

Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention. What’s New This Week? Yahoo To Dump Delicious: Yahoo is downsizing and looking to either shut down or get rid of Delicious, […]

You’ve created a blog for your business. Now what? You’re probably asking yourself, “How do people find out about my new blog?” The simple answer is: You have to promote your blog and let people know it exists. Optimizing your blog for search engines is critical, but just like any website, product, book or service […]

Twitter is a great platform and it truly rocks for person-to-person networking.  But what if you want to grow your network or find more people to connect with offline?  This is where Twitter events can be very useful. Twitter events allow you to network at specific times with larger groups of people through the use […]

In this video I interview Steve Rubel, Senior Vice President at Edelman Digital. Steve advises some of the biggest names in the world, such as Dannon, Hewlett Packard, Pepsi and Microsoft, on social media. Watch this video to pick up some of the nuggets of social media advice he gives his clients. One valuable tip […]