While Flickr has indeed languished over the years, it now seems poised for a comeback. Here’s why I never left.
Last week I was thrilled to be invited to speak about emerging social media at the Kiplinger Program’s Social Media Summit at Ohio State University. In my talk I identified and talked through some examples of a few larger trends in technology generally and social media in particular and I thought I’d share those with you here.
Facebook today has announced the U.S. roll-out of a new feature that allows users to pay to promote a post so that more of their friends will see it. Here’s how I think nonprofits can take advantage.
About a year ago I de-activated my Facebook account for a couple of months and then, before I started really using it again, aggressively culled many of my Facebook “friends”. Here’s how (and why).
In their rush to drag typical “horse race” style political reporting kicking and screaming into the social media age, many journalists and the news organizations they work for are falling into a dangerous trap.
This morning Facebook made the widely anticipated announcement that the Timeline layout they rolled out to individual profiles will now also be rolled out to brand pages. Here are 5 initial things to think about as you digest these changes.
Much to-do has been made recently about Pinterest playing a bit fast and loose with users’ copyrights, but there is a related issue that is not only lousy from a legal standpoint but also dramatically affects user experience.
February 20, 2012 marked the 50th anniversary of astronaut John Glenn becoming the first American to orbit the earth. To celebrate, we re-constructed the mission (which lasted a little under 5 hours) in real-time on Twitter.
You know what would make a great “Pinterest for dudes”? How about Pinterest.
I’m not very impressed so far with Google’s new personalized search results, but there’s hope! Google already has the ability to make social search quite a bit smarter. Here’s how.