Monthly Archives: June 2014

As More 20-Something Use Facebook Less And Less, Where Are They Hanging Out?

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Young adults have been leaving Facebook in droves in recent years; the mass exodus is somewhat reminiscent to what led to the extinction of MySpace.

Facebook Launches an App That Listens to You

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We often wonder about our privacy and how much it seems to be compromised with the use of social media and smartphone social apps, but it seems like things are getting a bit too personal now with the latest Facebook app that actually listens to things that you are doing in order to gather information on the kind of TV shows and music that you are listening too. According to Facebook this is not something to worry about because they say that all the information is not stored and it’s sent out anonymously to let people know the kind of music, shows and movies that you are currently watching and listening too.

This is of course only going to be published when you give permission and it will look for theme and sounds that it recognizes and give you the option to publish that you have been watching something or listening to something and your friends can also check it out. It’ obvious that the reason for Facebook to do this is to get an in depth database on the trends that people are looking for. This is very valuable marketing information and it can really help them find out what kind of entertainment is more valuable at any given moment.

Top Social Media Marketing Tips For Your Mobile Visitors

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I’m sure you know that modern web visitors rely mainly on their Smartphones and Tablets to access the Internet. Therefore, it is important for business owners to optimize their official websites so that it becomes easy to reach their mobile customers. However, responsive web design will not become enough to get the job done. Yes, it is great to optimize a desktop website to fit the small screen sizes of mobile devices. But business owners also should not forget that social networking websites play an extremely important role when it comes to increasing brand exposure, popularity and authority.

Modern web visitors expect smooth interaction with businesses not only from one social network to the next, but also from one mobile device to the next. In this article, therefore, I will focus on some social media marketing tips which will help a business owner attract and satisfy his mobile visitors via the social networking websites.