Clubhouse: The Hot New Social Network Has Big Privacy Problems

Forbes Social Media

Clubhouse is the hot new social network of 2021, but privacy advocates have big concerns over what it's doing with members' - and even non-members' - data. Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Social Media /social-media

How to Avoid Being Banned on Social Networks + What to Do if You Are

Webbiquity SMM

Getting banned on social media in 2021, at least temporarily, has unfortunately become a regular thing for many users. It can happen on any social media network today, even the Pinterest channel. And how will I do business without my social media network?

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Growing Privacy Concerns Put Social Networks’ Targeting at Risk

Ignite Social Media

Advertisers on social may find themselves with fewer insights and ways to target as third-party cookies get phased out. Without cookie data, social networks lose access to valuable information. Subscribe to Social You Should Know.

Five Upcoming Social Networks To Look Out For In 2021

Ignite Social Media

Social media marketers constantly try to balance the proven practices on established social networks with strategic bets on the up and comers. For years, new networks like Plurk, Jaiku, Google Wave and others came and went. 5 Upcoming Social Networks to Watch.

Social Networks and Privacy

Janet Fouts

I was on a panel today at CFP entitled “ Privacy, Activism, & Social Networking: Protecting Privacy While Running a Media Campaign in 140 Characters or Less &# with Tamar Gubins, Deborah Pierce, David Roth and Danny O’Brien and I’ve been going round and round in my head about my own position on privacy online and looking at social media from the viewpoint of an activist who may have a deeper need for personal privacy for safety reasons.

The Unfriendliness of Kid-Friendly Social Networks

Socialized

Everyone’s talking about the launch of Togetherville , a social network designed to bring parents and their kids together with the goal of learning responsible social networking. Does it occur to anyone that children six to ten years old (Togetherville’s target) don’t need social networks, and to encourage them to use one is the antithesis of responsible social networking?

Tips for 2021 Social Media Planning & Budgeting

Ignite Social Media

To help your organization gear up for the new year and solidify a social media strategy you can be confident in, our expert social media strategists have broken down valuable tips to consider and answers to top questions from marketers across multiple industries.

Top Five: Social networks invest in quality news

Sherrilynne Starkie

This week’s must-know social media news for marketing and communications professionals includes headlines about Facebook’s attempt to clean up, support for journalism from Twitter and Google, the continuing importance of links in SEO and some new, clever features from LinkedIn. COO Sheryl Sandberg has unveiled five new ways Facebook will address issues of privacy and fake news. Social Media Cheryl Sandberg local news social media news

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Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Social media security & privacy advances. Top 5 must know news and information from the world of social media for this week. Infographic: What social networks are doing to protect your information. Hubspot has created this great infographic which summarizes what LinkedIn, Facebook andTwitter are doing to improve security and protect users' privacy. Twitter updates privacy policy and terms of service. REPORT.

Embarrassing updates in social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

No information is posted that hasn’t been published by the social media users themselves. When you consider that social networks started gaining popularity more than five years ago, it’s surprising that so many people still don’t understand how to or fail to use the privacy settings. Google’s new privacy policy. Social Stalker Site Shames Those Who Say Silly Things in Public. Nicked from Marketing Pilgrim.

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.

On Trust and Children in Social Networks

Direct Marketing Observations

1) Not 2 weeks prior to this happening, I was on television and in front of a live audience, as well as members of the school board, explaining why I did not see the point in children (freshman to sophomores on down) using Facebook, let alone a social network at all. 3) I had outlined how important it was, to explain the implications of privacy and what can happen when you are “out&# there to your children. Chances are, they do not live, eat and breathe social media.

Social Networking Stats: Are Social Media Passwords Fair Game for Colleges, Employers? 13 States Say No.

The Realtime Report

The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. if you have additional updates, or a social network that you feel should be on the list. . Employers, Universities Denied Access to Social Media Passwords of Prospective Workers, Students. Should employers or schools be allowed to request social media usernames and passwords from potential students and employees? Facebook: 1.19 billion monthly active users. via Facebook.

Why Social Media Will Challenge Marketers in 2019

Direct Marketing Observations

In 2007 when I joined Twitter, those were not front of mind questions for those of us using the social network for the first time. Now it’s about so many “other” things besides you and yet, in 2019, it still comes back to you, particularly when we have to synthesize the latest batch of Facebook data privacy breaches. In my opinion as soon as marketers came to the social media party en masse, the dynamics changed forever.

Social Networking Terms of Use in 2013

Firebelly

2012 didn’t end well for social networking and the ever-looming subject of online privacy. Popular social sites like Facebook have been the subject of privacy concerns for years, but users are starting to hold companies accountable for their actions – making others rethink the way they take on Internet privacy. It didn’t take long for other social networks to learn from the mistakes of Instagram.

Social Networking Friends vs. Real Life Friends | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

How secure should I feel when using Facebook’s privacy settings to determine which groups of friends can or cannot see particular photos? Social Networking Lines Get Blurred With the unprecedented growth of Facebook, it has become the largest social networking platform by far. Is this because social networking is new? Which of his points ring true with you with regard to your own use of social networking?

May 18: this week in social media

Sherrilynne Starkie

Here’s my pick of the week’s top social media news. May 18: this week in social media. May 18: this week in social media. What''s new and cool in the world of social media. Updating LinkedIn''s Privacy Policy. LinkedIn clarifies and simplifies its privacy policy. Actress Emma Watson hates social media. Gartner: fake social media reviews. Do you agree with my list?

Top Five Social Media Must Knows: The new Google News

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five Social Media Must Knows: The new Google News. This week's top 5 social media must-knows include Hootsuite and Pinterest, Google News and AI, New Buttons for Instagram, Facebook user loyalty and new features from WhatsApp. Social media management platform Hootsuite has announced a global partnership with Pinterest to natively integrate the social networking platform into the Hootsuite platform. REPORT. Sherrilynne Starkie. Owner.

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5 Social Media Predictions for 2020

Ignite Social Media

As a social media only agency, our favorite time of year is when we get look forward to the next year and make informed predictions about where the space may be headed. Purely Organic Social Media Strategies Will Continue to Decline.

Social Media Scraping – Be Careful Of What You Put Out On Social Media

Tweaklibrary

Social media is a world of its own where billions of people of all backgrounds, ages, and nationalities reside. Yes, there is a whole lot of information that you put out on social media which is public. What Is Social Media Scraping? Click on Data Privacy.

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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.

Evolution of Privacy on Facebook

Mindjumpers

Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « The Story of The World’s Most Powerful Social Network – Facebook Popular Blog Posts About Social Media » Evolution of Privacy on Facebook Posted by Anne Herngaard Jul 19th, 2010 Tweet There has been much debate about Facebook’s privacy settings during the last year or so – a debate that will probably continue on no matter what.

Top five: social networks are cleaning up their acts

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top five: social networks are cleaning up their acts. In this week's top 5 must-know social media news, we see major social networks rolling out initiatives to protect privacy and increase transparency. Fast on the heels of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the world's biggest social network is making changes to how third parties can access data. Social media platforms are trying to clean up their acts. REPORT.

Judge Confirms: You Have No Privacy. Get Over It.

Socialized

My old boss, Scott McNealy, former CEO of Sun Microsystems, said , in 2003, “You have no privacy. Brown points out that from a legal standpoint, this statement is both puzzling and unnecessary, but it is nonetheless indicative of a general sentiment that there is no longer any reasonable expectation of online privacy. All of the social networking leaders have stumbled. Facebook has made one privacy screw-up after another.

Social Network Mass Unfollowing is an Empty Gesture

Socialized

Recently a couple of people told me they were thinking about unfollowing all of their social network friends and starting over. Sometimes it’s done as a “grand gesture&# to convey to the world that the quality of social network relationships matters more than the quantity. I suppose if you were really serious about recouping your privacy you could block all your unwanted followers, but that’s really inconsiderate and pointless as well.

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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ECIS2014 – New Views on Social Networks

Mindjumpers

Our industrial PhD Christopher Zimmerman has been attending this year’s European Conference of Information Systems (#ECIS2014) in search of freshly revealed research on social media, and in particular contributions to the emerging field of social business intelligence. Iwan Gulenko from Technical University of Munich showcased the Access Policy Grid (APG), which re-visualizes a user’s privacy settings using viral techniques.

Blockchain and the Social Media It Powers

Ignite Social Media

There’s been a buzz going around about Blockchain and Social Media apps incorporating with privacy issues being a hot topic but not everyone knows what is exactly powered by them. I’ll be honest with you all, I had no idea what Social Media was powered by Blockchain until I looked it up. Now that we have an understanding of Blockchain, let’s check out what Social Media is powered by it. Social Media without stress.

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

Do you have a burning question you want to ask the support team at a popular social network, but you gave up because you couldn’t find the actual contact form through the endless maze of self-serve support documentation? Privacy Policy Questions. Unable To Change Privacy Of Post. Privacy Rights – Photo Removal Request. Report a Privacy Rights Violation. Your Feedback about Privacy Settings. Social Media Facebook

Has Social Media Killed Off Privacy?

Laurel Papworth

The Social Web becomes the Intelligent Web. What with Tom Tom selling our GPS data to the police that then book us for speeding, and facial recognition connecting our faces to our social networks and the privacy implications that entails, are we thinking enough about the big issues in our rush to upload, tag and share content in online communities?

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. Mindjumpers’ global network consists of local country community managers, creating a platform of multinational professionals. 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.

Facebook scandal: The dawn of a new era in social media marketing?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Issues about trust, transparency and ethics in social media are being discussed around many dinner tables this week. Facebook’s so-called data breach is dominating news cycles, and the story is making people more aware of how the social network uses their data. They are worried that their customers will #deleteFacebook or even bail on social media altogether. Others will become more cautious with their privacy and with what they post online.

Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth

This is what I was talking about in this post on privacy and facebook facial tagging and recognition -. augmented reality Online Communities social media social networks Facebook facial recognition privacyWhat 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? AlexKilpatrick.

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. Create a network via Ning. Create hundreds of profiles on hundreds on networks. It goes viral in a social network and people get hurt.

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.

A Beginner’s Guide to Online Social Networking

Idaconcpts

Online social networking sites permit you to get together and bond with new friends. The majority of the popular online social networking sites permit users to bond with new friends from across the world. You can make use of various online social networking sites to get together and keep in touch with like-minded people who share your interests. Using social networking sites is a valuable way to build your own friends circle online.

Five Things to Do About Facebook Privacy Other Than Closing Your Account

Socialized

Sure you’re ticked off about Facebook’s abuses of consumer privacy, but does closing your account accomplish anything? Facebook should not make it so hard to maintain personal privacy and should not make clandestine changes to its privacy settings. Under the “Account&# tab on the top right of your screen is a “Privacy Settings&# link. Read and understand the privacy settings, and adjust them to your personal preferences.

Applying Social Network Analysis to Social Media

Net-Savvy Executive

Social network analysis has been a part of social media analysis ( not the same thing ) for a long time, but it hasn't been central to the social media discussion lately. A recent conversation on intelligence applications of social media data got me thinking about how much more could be done with the many expressions of connections online. replies Probably weaker than a social network connection, but stronger than a follow.

4 Emerging Social Media Trends to Watch in 2020

Social Media Strategies Summit

We don’t have to tell you that social media is an industry that changes almost daily. At any given moment, there are new tools, platform updates, improved tracking, and several 2020 social media trends are emerging now that point to our industry being one of constant movement.

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Social Media Marketing For Businesses

Socialized

Social media marketing for a business is a term you have probably heard of quite often. You may however not be sure of how you can use social media for marketing or even believe that you can get clients through it because social is just that, social-no business here. However, this post is about some quick 411 you need to know about social media marketing for your business. What is social media marketing? Social Media