Meebo Brings Universal Check-ins To The Web

Mindjumpers

What Meebo basically has been doing until now, is integrating all social networks and communications channels into one single solution that makes it easy for their users to share content and communicate in real time with other people.

Six degrees of separation in instant messaging | Emerging Technology Trends | ZDNet.com

Buzz Marketing for Technology

BNET Business Network: BNET. Social Sciences. Six degrees of separation in instant messaging. Categories: Computers & Internet , Social Sciences. Dataset , Instant Messaging , Internet , Online Communications , Roland Piquepaille. He wonders whether the number six is a basic constant for social interactions. ‘Do we have a natural harmonic for social communication?’ Networking. Social Networks.

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China: The Most Popular Social Networks

Mindjumpers

Facebook is a “one size fits all social network” for much of the world. It does not matter what age or social background you have, you are on Facebook. The networks in China are much more fragmented. Web-based social networks. Specialized networks.

IM: Small Business Tool Or A Waste Of Time?

Small Business Mavericks

One of the most primitive online communications tools is instant messaging. There are some instant messaging clients, IM clients, now that allow you to send and receive e-mail and manage your social networks. About Us What’s a Maverick?

The Blogger and Marketer's Cheat Sheet to Getting High Profile.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

A blogger might say that he wants to write for a specific publication, sending emails and instant messages asking, “Hey, I really like that you write for this publication. In general, if you send irrelevant pitches , your messaging isn’t going to go very far.

13 Social Networks That Are a Big Deal in Non-English Speaking Regions

Hootsuite

When it comes to social media, thinking globally means thinking beyond the English language. Finding your target market is important to creating a solid social media strategy. In that spirit, here are some of the most popular social channels for non-English speakers.

Will private conversations change Twitter?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social network Twitter has introduced a new feature: Private Conversations and it just might be a game changer. The privacy shift comes as Twitter seeks to bolster user growth and compete with instant messaging platforms such as WeChat, WhatsApp and SnapChat.

On Facebook and the Death of Etiquette

Adam Cohen

Email between friends and family has a broad range of what’s “socially acceptable,&# but over time people at least develop a sense of when people will reply and why. Same with instant messaging. How Often Do Ethical Questions Impact Your Social Media Efforts? (8).

Facebook Chat Client – Chit Chat for Facebook

Bill Hartzer

If you spend as long as I do passively connected to instant messenger networks, particularly Facebook chat, then you may be interested in hearing about a free Facebook chat client named Chit Chat for Facebook. Tags: Social Networking Guest Post by Daniel Offer.

Social Media Updates: April

yMarketingMatters

Things happening at breakneck speed in technology these days, and social media service providers are doing their best to vie for the most popular, most innovative and most highly sought-after spot among their users.

What Twitter’s Latest Move Says About the Industry Shift from Social to Messaging

Visually SM

By itself, Twitter’s announcement that it would expand its character limit for private messages from 140 characters — the limit applied to tweets — to 10,000 can be interpreted as a simple upgrade to a relatively minor feature. But of course no product rollout occurs in a vacuum, so we must consider this change within the context of other modifications made to the platform, and it turns out Twitter has been pretty busy lately working on its direct messaging capabilities.

The top 10 social sites, links and posts you might have missed this week!

Direct Marketing Observations

Paul Chaney shot this out today; Deliver your content to the social web with dlvr.it. I loved this post 7 reasons social media agencies are like advertising agencies; 8 reasons they’re not by Rob Petersen. Instant messaging anywhere with Beejive.

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Digital media etiquette: Where do you stand?

SocialFish

Social media and other web-based forms of communication allow businesses to build strong relationships with their followers, which likely consist of both existing and potential customers. Social Media. Email/Instant Messaging. Risk and Social Media Social, In Theory

How Google+ Can Overrun Facebook

Small Business Mavericks

That’s because there are a lot of people who just want to socialize with their friends and not use the Internet like a library. 1 social networking website online? You can’t do a whole lot of interacting with your friends through other social networks. 1 social network. Social Media facebook google privacyIt wasn’t long ago that Facebook surpassed Google in being the most visited website online.

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What Twitter’s Latest Move Says About the Industry Shift from Social to Messaging

Visually SM

By itself, Twitter’s announcement that it would expand its character limit for private messages from 140 characters — the limit applied to tweets — to 10,000 can be interpreted as a simple upgrade to a relatively minor feature. But of course no product rollout occurs in a vacuum, so we must consider this change within the context of other modifications made to the platform, and it turns out Twitter has been pretty busy lately working on its direct messaging capabilities.

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Koka Sexton

Start tracking some keywords that interest you like “Starbucks&# or “Earthquake&# and when ever someone puts that in their update across the entire Twitter network, you will get a message. If you want to do that, again use the direct message.

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6 Ways to Stay Ahead of What the World Thinks

Convince & Convert

And instant messages–text messages, smart phones, social media. Read More Than Just Social Media. While the media loves Twitter, the story is bigger than any one social network. Can you remember life before the World Wide Web?

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Best Craigslist Personals Alternatives In 2019

SocialFish

This is a section of the Craigslist website that was founded by Craig Newmark and was designed for the placement of personal messages to individuals, or advertisements of a private nature. It was launched in 2004 as an online dating and social networking site.

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How to Craft Compelling Messages For Social Media Platforms

Harp Interactive

Writing effectively for online media and social networks is an evolving art. As print becomes redundant, social media emerges to fill the gap with its short form communication style that is meant to engage non-readers. Instant messaging. Facebook updates, Blog posts, all provide social platforms for businesses to communicate with their customers in a more informal environment while effectively promoting their cause.

4 Emerging Social Media Platforms To Watch In 2019

Social Media Strategies Summit

It’s a good time to take stock of your social media marketing strategies to assess what’s working and where you have room to improve. There is a lot of chatter about emerging social media sites, and where brands should make investments in 2019. Trend #2: The Rise of Messaging.

102 Compelling Social Media and Online Marketing Stats and Facts for 2012 (and 2013)

Webbiquity SMM

With 92% of companies now incorporating social media into their marketing efforts, it’s no longer sufficient to just “be there” on social networks. What do buyers really want from social media marketers? 25 Social Media Facts and Statistics.

comScore Releases First Public Report of Online Usage in Singapore

Bill Hartzer

According to a new report by comScore , Internet users in Singapore spend half of their time online using social and entertainment websites. One of the most notable aspects of the report is that people in Singapore spend more time sending instant messages. In fact, instant messaging has the largest share of Singaporeans’ time spent online. Instant Messengers 24.2% Social Networking 8.0% Ask Network 510 20.2% Ask Network 5 9.2

5 Data-Backed Social Media Trends You Need to Know for 2019

Buffer Social

2019 is here and gone are the days where generating audience engagement on social media was primarily a passive process. But in order to be able to capitalize on this and everything else social media has to offer, you have to know what’s coming!

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Reading Roundup: What’s New in Blogging Lately

ProBlogger

We’ve Lost Nearly Half of Our Social Referral Traffic in the Last 12 Months // Buffer. And if you think your social network-referred traffic is down, you’re not the only one! Tumblr Rolls out Instant Messaging on Both Web and Mobile // TechCrunch.

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup, New Portfolio Design & Surprised Kitten

Kikolani

Tools wanted for power bloggers and social networkers. 25 social media sites to help you live longer and healthier. Social Media. Social media snapshot: Flickr brand building. Is instant messaging dying out ?

Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta. Instant Messaging. Social Networking & Collaboration. Social Software. social_media. social_responsibility. It takes a village to raise a social network. Reference Architecture For Social Network Sites. Updated: Community and Social network Vendor Blogs. Leveraging Employee Social Networks. Collaborative Thinking.

Asian Social Media Equivalents [infographic]

Mindjumpers

Tweet At the homepage of Thomas Crampton , we found these interesting infographics each of them showing which social media platforms that are used in Asian countries China, Japan and Korea respectively. The Year of Social Media 2010 [infographic].

What Type Of Advertising Has The Most Influence?

Twist Image

The survey indicates that the Internet, mobile and social media channels are enhancing the overall television viewer experience, driving people to watch first-run programs and live events during their initial broadcast. 42% are online, 29% are talking on cellphones or mobile devices, and 26% are sending instant messages or text messages. online social network. social media. You would think that the shift is clear.

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tgiftutorials wiki

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Social bookmarking. Social Networking. Share this Its easy - just select the desired access level, copy this link and send it via email, instant message, etc. We review several approaches for creating researcher bio pages- from personal websites to blogs to professional networking sites such as LinkedIn. Social bookmarking for sharing research articles. Social networking for professionals. tgiftutorials. FrontPage. Search wiki: Home.

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Differences between Social Channels

Social Media Network Marketing

Social sharing sites. From written reviews to rich media, users share information of all forms on social sharing sites. And all of this user-generated content can be made instantly available to millions of users and site visitors. These are three popular examples of social sharing sites. Social networking sites. If you've ever heard of a little site called Facebook, you are familiar with a social networking site. Social news sites.

16 Billion Things To Think About

Twist Image

A unified messaging platform where millions of people are sharing everything from quick texts to images and videos and groups chats is a major part of our collective digital social experience. Public and private social experiences. Facebook is the public online social network. And, if you''re looking solely at the numbers, WhatsApp is the private online social network. Private and group messaging is an important part of people staying connected.

How to Improve Your Social Media Marketing Plan With 13 Growth Hacks

Convince & Convert

Here are 13 data-backed growth hacks we learned at CoSchedule while building our social media marketing plan. I think you’ll find they’ll work for your social media marketing, too. And now you have tons of headlines you can A/B test using your social networks.

21 Top Social Media Sites to Consider for Your Brand

Buffer Social

Whether you are a seasoned social media marketer , a marketer looking to venture into social media marketing, or a business owner looking to leverage on social media, it’s helpful to know the most popular social media sites around. Resources Social Media Marketing

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Mocospace Review

SocialFish

Social media and networking sites are one of the building blocks of the internet as we know it today. Since Mocospace was founded in 2005, the platform brought a similar setup to the other popular social networking sites like Myspace and Facebook, albeit with an added twist.

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Get Social Media Right: Five Things you Just Can’t Miss

ProBlogger

There’s no doubt social media is important for businesses to engage with potential and existing customers. Social media is best used for engagement. Social media allows you to sell (without actually pushing). Social media is “social”. General Social Media

Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Do I – and my generation-mates – belong online using twitter and connecting with people through social networking? Getting Ready for LeWeb, Need Your Ideas Twitter Caroling New Tool Makes My Email Work Harder and Smarter Social Media Stats – It’s Raining Content!

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Blogging Between Hot Flashes

Almost Savvy

Do I – and my generation-mates – belong online using twitter and connecting with people through social networking? Getting Ready for LeWeb, Need Your Ideas Twitter Caroling New Tool Makes My Email Work Harder and Smarter Social Media Stats – It’s Raining Content!

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Why I Rarely Answer My Phone | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

We apparently find voicemail even more excruciating: Studies show that more than a fifth of all voice messages are never listened to.) In these busy times, I am ever more committed to using my time efficiently, as the various social web communities would otherwise tug at me literally 24/7.

Why Social Media is Scary | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Events Calendar Subscribe: Posts | Comments | Email Social Media Strategery Best Of Best Practices Enterprise 2.0 Social media is scary. The problem with this structure is that social media renders these traditional roles and responsibilities obsolete.

Tamar Weinberg is a Media Snacker » Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The internet and technology ownership has changed everything: digital TV, mobile phones, iPods, weblogs, instant messaging, [and] social networking. Tagged as: media snackers , social media , web 2.0 { 6 trackbacks } Media, Mm Mm Good!

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