Archive for the "Social Media" Category

Winter Games Socialympics 2014

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014

The Winter Olympic 2014 games in Sochi, Russia kicked off on February 7th. This winter, millions will flock to Russia to watch the games, but for those that are stuck at home, what can you do to stay connected? The growth of social media even since the last Olympic games in 2012 have drastically altered […]

The Olympics’ New Social Media Tool

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

In 2012, social media took control of how we experienced the summer Olympic Games. In 2014, Russia intends to do the same thing but with their own social media channel: Vkontakte. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is relying on Vkontakte to help promote the games in Russia, bringing a new social news experience to fans. […]

Beyonce vs Sharknado: Social Media Buzz

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014

The use of social media is pivotal when sharing content. Specifically, Twitter has become a reliable source for sending content catered to a narrow or broad audience depending on the topic. In August of 2013, the movie Sharknado was broadcast to millions of viewers. The astonishing aspect of the movie does not lie in the […]

Putting the MEDIA Back In Social Media

Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

This is a guest post by Charles E. Gaudet II, Founder of Now that social media is such a “hot” topic (and has been for a while) it seems like businesses are scrambling to setup their pages and profiles, vying for fans and followers like it’s going out of style. Plenty of these network […]

Facebook Lifts 20 Percent Text and Other Rules for Cover Photos

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

We are writing this post to inform you of the change in Facebook’s cover photo policy as many people, including ourselves, were unaware it. Facebook has lifted the 20 percent text rule, which used to state that “covers may not include images with more than 20% text.” Facebook seems to have lifted this rule without […]