What Associations Need to Know About Facebook’s API Changes

SocialFish

Ah, Facebook–that social network I love to hate , even though my career kind of depends on using it. Why You Need to be Concerned About the Latest Facebook API Changes to Link Posts. Changes to Facebook Metadata Customization.

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Research-Driven Ideas for Social Data

Mindjumpers

Attending the European Conference of Information Systems in Tel Aviv last week, I was happy to find that areas such as data visualization, predictive analytics, social CRM and ROI etc found their way into the conference. Predictive Modeling of Social Activity.

How to Schedule Instagram Posts: A Step-by-Step Guide

Hootsuite

Then load it all into your social media calendar and relax, knowing it will hit your timeline right when your followers want it. On Instagram—more than any other social media platform— brands live and die by their look. Click Manage Social Networks.

8 Fun Things to Try on Instagram You Probably Haven’t Thought of Before

Buffer Social

One of the things we love about social media is how quickly it evolves. It’s hard to stay on top of the latest news for everything that’s coming to social media. Alt text is metadata that helps computers recognize what an image is all about.

Here’s what you need to know about the Google+ shut down

Sprout Social

This wasn’t too surprising to a lot of social media marketers and experts who had been anticipating the downfall of the platform for a while. Since this bug was affecting the platform’s Application Programming Interface (API) and some of its users, the company decided to expedite the shutdown. How will it affect social media marketers and businesses? Step three: Update your social strategy. What the Google+ shutdown means for Sprout Social users.

The Four Locations of Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

Do you put social media data on a map? I've taken a real interest in applying geospatial analysis to social media over the past year. Mostly, though, it's just another lens to apply to social media data, another way to find some value in the data we have now.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

This article has been compiled after tracking recent conversations in the blogosphere and following social bookmarks. PLEs are meant to simplify managing these artefacts, creating meaning through aggregation, linking and metadata tagging (eg comments, keywords). APIs ) available.

How to Make Your Blog Load Faster than ProBlogger

ProBlogger

It’s compatible with most servers and server configurations, and gives you the choice of creating the cache on your own server, or using a content delivery network. Use a content delivery network (CDN). Use social images instead of buttons.