Social Media Goes Advertising Way

You might think the message starting from “Hey, you there” on Facebook must be coming from an old friend, but rather, it’s an advertising technique being used by Staples, advertising a sale. Approximately two weeks before, Staples let its Twitter followers and Facebook fans have a sneak preview at its Black Friday Deals. Staples spokesperson …

Catching On Twitter

As social networking sites gain popularity among the younger crowd, Facebook continues to rule among the college students. Coming just next in line, Twitter, is the number one choice of the academic crowd, making expressing yourself easier with microblogging. There are chances that Twitter could be combined with Facebook, because it is now with LinkedIn. …

Now You Can FaceMail

Facebook, the social networking site, is going to test the latest feature that will allow the users to respond to their status messages via email. This service will be tested with only few users this time, but it is expected that this feature will be applicable for all of its users in future. Earlier, if …

Social Networking gone Corporate

People are crazy about social networking sites like Facebook, and Twitter for reasons more than one. It’s not only about friend making and thought sharing, but also about business spreading. Social networking has walked out of its shell as Facebook and Twitter and even Orkut cross the social networking barrier and bridge across from personal …

Church Goes the Social Way!

The social media is now making its reach to the church. True. Facebook, YouTube and Wikipedia advisories are briefing the Vatican administrators and Catholic bishops about current media scenario and the role of social media in this at a convention exploring the dangers and possibilities of the World Wide Web for the Catholic Church. The …

Four Keys to Social Media Success

Ok Social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook have grown on from being a place for teens and geeks to collaborate to a dynamic medium to help in businesses. Though the debate over whether Twitter and Facebook are just fads or sustainable businesses is yet to be adjudicated, the ecommerce merchants have a more pressing …