Pinterest Facts, Figures and a Pinfographic

The last of Social Media Fact Week looks at the social media phenomenon know as Pinterest and it appears that simple ideas are sometimes the best. Twitter is a minimalist 14o character social network, Instagram is a simple social sharing photo sharing app and Pinterest is about pinning images and videos that you like to […]

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7 Bold Loud Obnoxious Grumbles (or BLOG Facts!)

Sometimes they are BOLD. Most of them want to be LOUD (or heard / read). Yes, they can be OBNOXIOUS. And, no doubt, they are individuals GRUMBLES (or rants)! Yes, day 5 of Social Media Fact Week is upon us and today it is all about blogging! A blog (a portmanteau of the term web […]

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Not Using LinkedIn? You Better Think Twice

For the 4th day of Social Media Fact Week we open the doors to 9 fascinating Social Media marketing facts. And all we can say is, if you consider yourself a professional you BETTER look at LinkedIn as an avenue to market yourself or your company. Is LinkedIn the Best Lead Generation Tool in Social […]

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Fan-nomenal Facebook Fast Facts

Day 2 of Social Media Fact Week is all about the Social Media darling Facebook! Is Facebook The PERFECT Social Media Network? Facebook, what more can you say? Facebook is a social networking service and website launched in February 2004, owned and operated by Facebook, Inc. As of May 2012, Facebook has over 900 million […]

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8 Tweet Twitter Truths

This week is Social Media Fact Week. Well, not really … Somebody is making Social Media Fact Week up (yes, we can do this because we are Somebody!). All week we will be posting facts about different Social Media outlets instead of posting a ton of them in one blog. These will be quick reads […]

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Facebook Testing Subscribe Button

Back in September 2011, HubSpot reported on Facebook’s launch of the ‘Subscribe’ button for personal profiles. By adding this new button to your Facebook profile, you could allow anyone to subscribe to your own public Facebook updates, whether you’re friends with them or not. And if someone else added this button to their profile, you […]

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Facebook’s New Timeline Cards Are Here To Stay

This past Wednesday Facebook released another new feature (and confirmed it!): Timeline Cards, which activate when you hover over a name. Although, the new feature is nothing of large significance, it’s still a neat tool which allows users to quickly identify mutual friends and friends’ occupational status, along with buttons for messaging and categorizing friends. […]

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Facebook Promoted Posts: Should I Pay For Them?

Facebook (FB) is now a publicly traded company, so here comes the income gimmicks to fill Silicon Valley’s newest gabillionaires wallets … introducing Facebook’s Promoted Posts for Pages. If your Fan Page has more than 400 likes you now have another advertising option in the form of the “Promote” button, as its rollout was confirmed […]

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