How Do You Measure Passion? Figuring The Value Of Social Media Followers


“Look at someone like this guy right here,” Alex Taub says, intently peering at his laptop screen. We’re in Taub’s office right off Union Square in New York City. It’s the headquarters of SocialRank, the startup he co-founded. SocialRank shows companies and public figures with brands to promote which of their followers on Twitter and Instagram […]

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New Study Claims Facebook is Tracking You All the Time


Over the years, Facebook and privacy haven’t exactly gelled together. Just look at its apology for its much-maligned Beacon feature, which sent out alerts that detailed people’s online purchases. Now, Facebook is in hot water yet again after a recent report accused the social network of extending its Internet tracking activities to those who are […]

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What Causes People To Click On Social Media?


The brain is a wondrous piece of work. Have you ever done something without thinking about it? Have you ever said something out loud that you were thinking in your head? HA! Sure you have. We all have done that at one time or another. Although you’d be surprised at how many times I do […]

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5 Things to Never Do on Google+


Make sure the effort you’re putting forward means something. Every social network has their own set of unspoken rules. Break them and you risk offending the dedicated users or looking like a n00b. You don’t want to do either of those— especially on Google+. So I’ve compiled this quick guide to help you make sure […]

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Facebook Marketers: PLEASE Don’t Do These 5 DON’Ts (but Do These 5 DOs!)

Think Facebook marketing is dead? Think again! Look at these Facebook stats: 1.39 billion active users half of users log in daily 5 profiles are created every second! 30 million business have fan pages $234 million dollars in virtual goods & gifts were purchased in Q2 of 2014 1 billion searches every day (Read that again… slowly… let it sink in) What does all […]

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Six Tips to Grow FAST on Instagram


Instagram is my OBSESSION and my favorite social network to date by far. I love it.  It’s so simple and easy to use.  It isn’t cluttered with this feed or that feed or this ad or that ad.  It’s clean and nice on the eyes. It’s easy to follow and unfollow folks depending on your […]

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7 Effective Tips To Grow Your Social Media Presence The Right Way


Have you ever wondered how to gain a significant advantage with social media? Not just in terms of growing a following but growing an engaged following? I have too, and so have countless others. The truth is that you can, and it’s easier than you might think. If you’re serious about growing a more engaged following, […]

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How to Use Pinterest to Build a Loyal Following for Your Brand


Ready to stop the random pinning and get serious about building your brand on Pinterest? Let’s look at ways that you can turn your passions into actions and build your brand one pin at a time. In this article I’ll share how to create a strong presence on Pinterest and create a visual brand that […]

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8 Types of Rich Media to Share on Google+


Want new ways to benefit from Google+? Have you shared rich media on Google+? When you provide rich media within Google+, you maximize the reach and engagement of each piece of content and make it easy for visitors to consume. Here are eight types of rich media content to share on Google+. Why Rich Media […]

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