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February Social Media Trends

Ignite Social Media

Let’s break down the February social media trends. In an effort to further protect its residents’ personal information, California passed bill AB 375 as part of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), in effect as of January 1, 2020.

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How To Protect The Privacy of One’s Mobile Device

The Realtime Report

How to Protect the Privacy of One’s Mobile Device. According to a Q4 report by We Are Social of 2018 Global Digital Trends, there are almost 4.2 billion active social media users. Most of them are connecting through mobile devices. In general, mobile internet usage accounts for more than half of all global web traffic. Mobile phones are now our favorite tools for internet browsing. Install a mobile VPN app.

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3 Things You Don’t Know About Social Media Monitoring

Waxing UnLyrical

Advanced social media monitoring skills are a critical component of effective social media communications. This is why social media monitoring training is so important. But with more and more monitoring platforms gobbling up big data, and as individuals become increasingly concerned about their personal privacy rights online, social media privacy training and social media surveillance training have become equally critical.

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China: The State of Social Media

Mindjumpers

A survey done in 2012 by McKinsey, showed that 95 percent of those living in Tier 1, Tier 2, and Tier 3 cities are registered on a social media site and proves at the same time to be the most active users. The Chinese social media landscape is vast and bubbling with innovation. This blog post is the first part of two on the state of social media in China. Web-based social networks. Privacy. How Social Media Reflects Human Behaviour.

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Is Setting Your Facebook Profile To Private Really Enough To Protect Your Privacy?

SocMed Sean

She loves social networking and wants to share her knowledge with other users so they can protect themselves, making the internet a safer place. Today, Cassie shares some insights about privacy issues related specifically to Facebook. You can also check out some of Cassie’s other tips on Twitter at @SecureThoughtsC Facebook Privacy is an on-going concern. However, by doing this we’re exposing ourselves to many kinds of privacy breaches.

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Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

What happens when you point your iPhone, mobile phone or any new camera at a group of people and get their Facebook and Twitter IDs, their last status updates and other goodies – all from the fact the camera does facial recognition? Facial recognition and pulling in status updates is live to the mobile phone camera, NOT on the computer! This is what I was talking about in this post on privacy and facebook facial tagging and recognition -.

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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. And the decision for a brand to invest in a new social media platform is a big one. So how is a social media marketer to decide? Social media platform your brand should check out: Houseparty.

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Social Media Stories: What Brands Need to Know About Ephemeral Content

Ignite Social Media

Social media stories, originally popularized by Snapchat, have seen significant growth and adoption across nearly all major social networks. A recent report from GlobalWebIndex found that Instagram and Facebook users are increasingly viewing and creating social media stories.

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A Social Media Status Quo Pt.1-Japan

Mindjumpers

The following post is part of the Mindjumpers Network series t hat examines the state of social media around the globe. Japan’s social media landscape is equally as diverse as the country’s description. We’ve taken a look at some of the leading social platforms and emerging new trends in the land of the rising sun. Japan’s social status quo. Social platforms: Mixi, LINE and Nico-Nico.

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6 Ways Emerging Technologies Are Set to Change the Use of Social Media

SocMed Sean

Maria writes for a variety of blogs and today she shares her thoughts on how a variety of emerging technologies could potentially impact our use of social media, including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. Thanks to Maria for sharing her thoughts, I’ll be curious to see how these technologies adapt our use of social media, especially when it comes to augmented and virtual reality! The use of motion sensors could evolved to help us govern our use of social media.

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Top Five: Tidal Wave of New Social Media Features

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Tidal Wave of New Social Media Features. This week's must-know news from the world of social media includes new features and functions from Instagram, Facebook Messenger, LinkedIn and Twitter. Now, Facebook says users can report conversations straight through their iOS or Android mobile devices. Klout, once known as the arbiter of social media influence is shutting down. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner. items . followers . votes .

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10 Social Media Predictions for 2019

agora pulse

For social media managers this time of year is less about decking the halls with boughs of holly and more about planning for 2019. The social media landscape is changing fast and with tougher KPIs, changing technologies and new techniques, it’s more important than ever to stay ahead of our game. At Contentworks Agency we’ve already planned next year’s social media strategies for our clients. GDPR Seeps Into Social.

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More Nations Are Looking to Use Cell Phone Data to Track the COVID-19 Outbreak, Raising Privacy Concerns

Social Media Today

As COVID-19 outbreak continues to expand, could cell phone and mobile data tracking be the key to containment

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Facebook’s Messenger App: What You Need To Know

The Social Media Incubator

In recent weeks, Facebook has been the talk of the town by making it required for mobile users to download their Messenger app to send their friends messages from their mobile device. Many users have expressed concerns with the new app’s privacy settings, permissions, and use of the app. Facebook’s Privacy Terms Are Not New. Facebook holds the same privacy settings for all its apps and they are not all that different from any other messaging app.

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Facebook Groups for Business in a Nutshell

Pam Moore

Take a listen to the latest Social Zoom Factor podcast to learn how you can immediately start leveraging Facebook Groups to achieve your business goals. How to choose the right privacy settings for your Facebook Group. Social Profit Factor Training Academy and Marketing Nutz Can Help! . Increase sales by generating more leads using social media to nurture relationships. How to Subscribe to Social Zoom Factor Podcast .

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¿Yo Quiero Taco Bell? Soon You Can Order From Your Mobile Phone

The Realtime Report

Taco Bell is about to make ordering even easier, with the introduction of mobile ordering. The fast food chain’s consumers will soon be able to use a mobile app for easy, efficient ordering — without ever having to place a call. Taco Bell’s fairly young audience already use their smartphones constantly throughout the day, meaning the brand can reach consumers readily in the mobile space, and offer personalized options. Craving some Doritos Locos Tacos?

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Social Media: The Key to Transforming Doctor-Patient Communication

Waxing UnLyrical

You put on your Dr. Mom hat, jump online and feverishly Google their symptoms, you check social media to see if any of your friend’s children are sick. But what if you could connect with your doctor using social media ; asking for advice via a quick Twitter or Facebook message? If social media and blogs in the U.S But more than anything, I was inspired by the overwhelming opportunities social media presents for transforming healthcare.

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Seven Ways to Increase Your Brand Influence

Webbiquity SMM

Check their Amazon app or social media sites for reviews from other customers. One way to do this is by doubling down on social media marketing. Keep in mind different social platforms have different content requirements, and ultimately cater to different business goals.

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New Feature On Pinterest Gives Users More Privacy

Firebelly

Secret Boards can also be created on mobile devices under the Boards tab. Blog Social MediaPinterest recently launched Secret Boards. Pinners will appreciate this new feature and it will encourage more personal users to join as well. This new feature is fantastic for businesses, especially those who are planners.

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How to Develop a Social Media Policy for Employees in 2020 and Beyond

Oktopost

A decade ago Zappo’s had a social media policy for employees that was more or less the industry standard: “Be real and use your best judgment”. But with the metaphorical and literal explosion of social media, defining “best judgment” and “be real” has gotten a lot less straightforward.

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Connecting the Bridge Between Social Media And SEO

Your Escape From 9 to 5

How can you maximize social media and SEO (search engine optimization) to turn clicks into profits? Let’s briefly explore the social media and SEO connectivity, with Google’s power to influence information generation in the background. The 2013 findings of Econsultancy showed that 74% of companies reported that social media is either somewhat or highly integrated into their SEO strategy. Is social media management still relevant?

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Protecting Children from Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

How can you protect your children from social media? “I’m on top of it, I know what this social networking thing is all about&# , “My child doesn’t really use it&# , “Does it really matter? We are, and they are, consumers of media and creators of it. They can use a mobile device. It goes viral in a social network and people get hurt. Know all social sites that your child is a part of it.

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Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches New Profile Design and Buys Android App Cover

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Reddit: Facebook. Facebook tests new privacy tweaks – Facebook is in the process of rolling out “slight tweaks” to its privacy settings, including updates to the drop-down menu that lets users choose who can see each post, and short privacy surveys to learn what features users aren’t comfortable with (re/code).

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App of the Week Helps You Upload Photos to Facebook

The Social Media Incubator

Are you sick of uploading photos from your mobile device to Facebook and having the photos go into a “mobile uploads” album? You can now add video titles and descriptions, trim and edit videos, watch them before posting and set privacy settings. No more “mobile uploads” albums for your Facebook page. The iLoader app is your solution. This app easily allows you to batch photos and videos to upload to Facebook and create a new album for them.

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Social Media: The Key to Transforming Doctor-Patient Communication [Redux]

Waxing UnLyrical

and will be particularly interesting to you if you work at the intersection of health care and social media. You put on your Dr. Mom hat, jump online and feverishly Google their symptoms, you check social media to see if any of your friend’s children are sick. But what if you could connect with your doctor using social media ; asking for advice via a quick Twitter or Facebook message? If social media and blogs in the U.S

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Social Media Security Tips and Tools to Mitigate Risks

Hootsuite

With the increased use of social tools for business communications, social media security is more important than ever. While the benefits of social are clear, there are risks to be wary of. If you are on social (and who isn’t?), Common social media security risks.

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This Week in Social Media – 5/22/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. What are the top five social media questions marketers want answered?

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Hide My Facebook Posts From Friends Without Unfriending Them?

SocMed Sean

In fact, I would get that questions relating to content restriction are probably one of the most common questions that get via my contact form or direct messages on the various social networks. I haven’t found a way to initially set this up on mobile, but once it’s set up it works on both desktop and mobile. If you want to go back to sharing to all friends, just use the privacy settings dropdown on a future post and choose “Friends” There you have it.

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This Week in Social Media – 4/24/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep the wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in my new This Week in Social Media Magazine. 5 ): Advice for Clueless Brands on Social Media.

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The Ultimate Guide to Social Media Live Streaming in 2020

Hootsuite

Today, we can count on social media livestreams to give us that what’s-going-to-happen-next magic on a more intimate scale. Armed with a smartphone and a social media account, anyone can be the director of their own live spectacular. Reasons to go live on social media.

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[ANSWERED] How Do I Leave A Facebook Group And Will The Other Members Be Notified When I Do?

SocMed Sean

Leaving A Group Using The Facebook Mobile App. Leaving a Facebook group is just about the same on the mobile app. Just look at this post about hiding the Facebook Messenger icon that won’t go away on your mobile device and you’ll see how all of my readers helped each other find different answers just using the comments section. Facebook Featured Social Media Tech content facebook group leave privacy social social media social networking strategy tips

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GDPR and social media: What marketers need to know

Sprout Social

Is there a link between GDPR and social media? ” Chances are you’ve heard of GDPR or perhaps recall EU companies scrambling to become compliant with data and privacy regulations in May 2018. How does GDPR affect marketing on social media?

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Social Media Insurance: Do These Things Now Before Your Account is Hacked

Idaconcpts

Just having your social media account phished can be catastrophic , especially since we share so much of our lives on the Internet. Just think of the information that someone could get: pictures of your home, your mobile number, possibly even your mother’s maiden name. This should always be enabled as your first and best line of defense against mobile account hacking. All it takes is a mobile phone number. Everyone fears being hacked online.

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Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar

Idaconcpts

Several forecasts predict that by 2015, 50% or more of US mobile users will be conducting transactions from their mobile devices (e.g. What Bloomberg Businessweek and other critics fail to understand is that social media activity is not a proper way to measure whether members of Generation X and Y are accessing their bank accounts mostly online. Yes, it is hard to imagine but people can do longer without social networking sites than without e-mail.

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Social Media Isn’t Conversation, It’s Publication

Socialized

The idea that social media allows us to engage in online conversations is getting people into all kinds of trouble, because what we’re doing when we click “Tweet&# on Twitter or “Share&# on Facebook isn’t conversation — it’s publication. If you haven’t set your Facebook privacy settings properly, your status updates will be visible to everyone. (It’s Tags: Social Media

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Social Media Facebook Security

Social Media Network Marketing

Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. About Me - Social Media Network Online Contact Me - Social Media Network Online Your Contribution To This Blog - Social Media Netw. What People Have To Say About Pervara - Social Med. It is definitely good that Social Media Network sites are having privacy protection.

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This Week in Social Media

Social Media Marketing

Each week at Ford, I assemble a newsletter from all of our regional social media teams on projects they're working on, significant progress made over the course of the previous week, and any items of note that Ford leadership might be interested in. While I can't promise that it will make the next edition, it will help shape the thinking around the social media environment that we all have to work in. The next social craze for teens might be Pheed.

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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. The brands that are successful in delivering personalized experiences to their audiences are the brands that are likely to thrive with their social media strategies in the coming year. 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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This Week in Social Media – 6/12/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter for our team that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. PwC has the outlook for traditional media through 2017.

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What Are You Looking Forward to in Social Media in 2020?: Experts Round-Up

agora pulse

We asked some of our favorite social media experts to share what they look forward to seeing in social media for 2020. Here’s what got them bright-eyed and excited … Jay Baer: “2020 is going to be the year that brands stop random acts of social.

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This Week in Social Media – 5/8/2013

Social Media Marketing

Each week, I compose a newsletter that includes a series of links about current events and trends in the worlds of technology, social media, mobile, communications and marketing in order to keep our wider team up to date on changes, newsworthy items and content that might be useful in their jobs. And if you’re on Flipboard, you can get these links in the This Week in Social Media Magazine. Here are 7 ways to improve your social media engagement.

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Breaking Down The Cambridge Analytica Kerfuffle

Ignite Social Media

The Obama campaign was praised for their use of social media ads and microtargeting. The sensitive nature and the constant media conversation around the current administration make the Cambridge Analytica Facebook blunder much more visible in the public discourse. Facebook users would likely have been less concerned with their privacy if the data collected and transferred wasn’t smack dab in the middle of such a massive political conversation.

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Protecting Your Online Privacy: How to Keep Your Online Activity Private from Pirates, Hackers and Marketers

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

The recent proliferation of social media networks has increased awareness of online privacy issues. On the surface, some may feel that online privacy is only a concern for those attempting to hide their internet activities. Online privacy is an issue that impacts ALL of us. Additional actions are required to make full use of the web AND to protect your privacy. Adjusting the privacy settings on your browser can further reduce web tracking.