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Weibos and Qs – China’s Social Networks

China is an influential country. The culture, the food, the language and of course its social media platforms. Notably two Chinese platforms, Qzone and Sina Weibo, have claimed top spots on the list of the biggest social networks in the world, after...

Ten Years of Likes

It all started ten years ago, 4 February 2004, when a Harvard University student devised an idea that made the world more open and connected. With a group of peers he started out connecting with his fellow students, with a vision...

The Art of Tweeting #1

  Well marketers, gather around, we’re going to take an in-depth look at the way Twitter works. Most  people are familiar with Twitter. Well, let’s be honest. Anyone in the 21st Century knows about Twitter but few people have learnt the...

Social Media Trends for Big Business

  Social media has started to make a big impact on the economy. While social media was once considered to be just a place to connect with people, it soon expanded and now encompasses the economy of the world. Once the global reach of social...

Social Media Tips for the CEO

Companies today cannot afford to have their top leaders on the sidelines when it comes to their social media campaigns. Most CEOs still believe they don’t need to participate; however, studies show that CEOs who do take part in their company’s...

Stars That Made a Career from YouTube

YouTube has become one of the most powerful social media sites in the world. In just a little less than eight years since its official launch in 2005, It already reaches more US adults (ages 18-34) than any cable network. It has millions of...

Instagram Joins the Video-posting Trend

What do you call today’s generation? Generation X? Y? Gen Z? The generation of total narcism? The “Me” generation? While there may be some debate as to what this generation should be called, one thing is for sure – it will be something that...

Twitter Fever, Who is the Most Followed?

Twitter is undeniably one of the most popular social media sites today. While Facebook has been in the business much longer and may have more users than its rival, the fact is that the Twitter age has already begun and neither you nor Facebook can...

#Facebook Incorporates Twitter Features

  It’s amazing how social media has become such a big part of our world. Even the simplest of things are now related to our online lives.   You’d be lying if you said you had never told someone to leave you a message on Facebook, or to...

What’s Next? A Double Major in Social Media?

Now schools have also noticed the importance of social media in our every day lives…   Social media…[sigh]…Where do we even begin to explain this phenomenon?   How did social networking become one of the main sources of...