Google continues to mull over Google+ and has announced it'll be adding Events, and what it describes as, "its time to say goodbye to classic Google+ on the web, which we'll be turning down on Janu
Twitter has decided to discontinue Vine, the quirky mobile app that allowed people to share short, 6 second loops of video.
Armchair commenters of the world, rejoice - Disqus is bringing AMP support to comment sections everywhere.
A few months ago, Twitter was talking about pushing its character limit out to 10,000+. There was a huge debate over how essential the character limit is to the essence of Twitter.
The question on all of our minds is - why in blue blazes would they want to do that?!
Poor Google Plus has been in a tailspin for so long, it's refreshing to see something new being done with it.
Facebook's search algorithm takes into account posts that you've made, pages you've followed, and what your friends are talking about.
Twitter changed "favorites" stars into "like" hearts yesterday and the Internet BLEW RIGHT UP.
Rand Fishkin quietly added the word "feminist" to his twitter bio with sadly predictable results.
The days of "I-just-bought-an-Android-phone-now-I'm-getting-Google+-connection-requests-from-everyone-I've-ever-emailed" are over.
According to a blog post from Stone Temple, Google skews towards those with higher follower counts and "authority" when indexing tweets. Makes sense.
Once upon a time, a brand's most recent Google+ post would show up in their knowledge panel when it was triggered - no more.
Do you use hashtags in your mobile strategy to help get your posts noticed? More people may find your Tweets, but they might not be interacting with them quite the way you want.
Brands have always tried to keep up with the young crowd, tailoring their marketing to appeal.
How to successfully use Quora to gain exposure and manage your brand.
With all the talk of Mobilegeddon and the doorway page update, not a lot of people have their ear to wall of the social media office. There is actually a lot happening.
As of last week, Facebook implemented a new "Legacy" feature. This feature lets you choose a Legacy Contact who can take over the account if something is to happen to you.
Twitter has given Google access to it's API so now tweets will be able to appear in search results in real time.
When it comes to small business, almost every day someone is pitching them on the value and importance of social media.
"Selfies" can be extremely valuable to a brand.
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