3 Easy Ways to Track Your Social Media Presence

If your business or brand has a social media presence, a tracking system is a must.  Tracking systems allow you to monitor brand mentions, links to your site, conversations, and even hashtags. These monitoring tools below are a great place to start for the small business/ do-it-yourselfer business owner! Hootsuite.  Hootsuite has been touted as one of the best free …

Social Media Marketing: The Best Approach

Selecting the right platform for your business to market on a social media site can be overwhelming. How do you know if the media site you want to use is what’s best for your product as well? Here’s a brief overview of a few of the top social media platforms, their users, and the best approach to take to optimize …

Social Media Marketing

If you are not communicating with your customers on social media, you are missing a golden opportunity! Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest: these social media giants expand your business opportunities beyond a simple webpage and can stoke the success of your business. Creating and sharing content on social media can drive audience engagement and provide a platform for harvesting leads and …

Easily Hack Social Media Accounts via Text

If you have ever desired to hack the Facebook account of friends or family members, don’t worry, you are not alone, as this is one of the top inquiries requested by users in search engines. And the answer is not easy to find. That being said, researchers have found that it is possible to do, with merely a phone number, …

Microsoft Bought LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion

In an all cash transaction valued at $26.2 billion, Microsoft has announced the purchase of the social networking site for professionals, LinkedIn. In the deal, LinkedIn will keep their own brand and remain independent with current CEO Jeff Weiner reporting directly to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. The deal will close later this year and has met with unanimous approval from …

7 Social Media Tools for Your Small Business

Social Media can be a lot of fun and can be extremely helpful to your business’s bottom line. It is free and it can be a great way to connect to your target market. However, it can also be extremely time-consuming, confusing and overwhelming. That being said, have no fear as there is no shortage of social media management tools …

Change All Your Social Media Passwords ASAP

Tessa88, the same cybercriminals who claimed to have hacked into LinkedIn, MySpace and Tumblr, just to name a few, are now claiming that they stole the login info of more than 32 Million Twitter accounts, which are being sold in the underground for 10 Bitcoins, which is around $6,000. The login information includes at least one email address per user, …

SEO Through Social Media

There are a lot of tips out there on how to get SEO benefits from social media, including getting content indexed. The easiest way to get your social media to work for you is to use it the way it was intended. There are a lot of companies who not only use social media to build a brand, but also …

Facebook Founder Zuckerberg Hacked

Do you have a LinkedIn account? Might be time to change your password… Just to be on the safe side! Mark Zuckerberg, the man behind the Facebook empire, was infiltrated briefly on Sunday June 5, 2016, by the hacker group, Ourmine. They bragged about their alleged hacks to their 40,000+ followers, and taunted Zuckerberg, with such Tweets as “Hey @finkd …