Today was so inspiring, I felt that I was being at TEDx all over again. A great panel of young entrepreneurial women. Here are the take aways.
You did it again Facebook. Everyone hates Facebook changes - every time, people spend days discussing about the potential benefits and the many disadvantages of the new design. This time, the change is radical.
You can't have a Facebook page, put yourself out there in the world of social media, and only expect positive comments. Negative comments will come at some point. And when they do, this is your chance to turn the situation around. Let's have a look at my recent experience with A La Carte Maps.
Today, I received an email from o2. O2 is a mobile carrier in the UK and from time to time they send me a newsletter. Last week, surprise, they sent me a "gift" because "There's nothing better than a present out of the blue" (I couldn't agree more). But today, the email was about "O2 learn: the place to revise for exams".
I don't know about you, but I live in the wrong timezone.
Not everyone will like you. And even if some leave negative comments, whether it is on your Facebook page, your blog, or a forum, there are ways to deal with criticism. And there are things you should NEVER do, no matter what. Here is an example.
RenRen is the China’s equivalent to Facebook. Ranked number 16 in the Alexa top 100 Chinese websites, it’s a key platform for any social media branding in China. There are 4 key points to consider before registering a brand page with RenRen.
Whether you are a marketer dealing with social media for brands or doing social media for your own business, it is important that you understand a few things before starting any campaign.
This week, I had a conversation with a friend, about how people use Twitter for very different reasons: as a source of information, as a networking tool, or to meet new friends. How do YOU use Twitter?
Since Friday, the Internet community has been trying to help Japanese victims in any way they can after the tragedy. Let’s have a look at how YOU can be the next person to help.
As announced this week, the Japanese advertising giant Dentsu Inc will become Facebook’s official sales and marketing support representative to companies in Japan.
Facebook has unveiled last week in a note a new design for Facebook pages. Their look will be very similar to that of individual pages, but a few changes could be very beneficial to your business. Let’s have a look at the main changes that will take place on March 10th.
Following last week’s article about the importance of social media for small businesses, here are some tips to get you started with your social media strategy. Let’s have a look.
You’re hearing everywhere that businesses should have a social media strategy, that every week a new social media tool comes out (“what, you are not on Quora yet?”), that social media will be time consuming and that it may not pay off…in sum, social media seems quite complex and you are not sure if it’s worth investing your time in it. Let’s have a look at some benefits you can get from using social media for your small business.
Unless you have been avoiding your RSS or Twitter feed in the past week, by now you must have heard of Quora, a website where people ask and answer questions in real time about anything and everything. It aims to “grow and grow until almost everything that anyone wants to know is available in the system”. Now, what can another Q&A website do for your marketing strategy? A lot.
Because “relationships matter”, using a business-focused networking site can be an interesting option to promote your brand. If you are not sure how to use Linkedin to help your brand grow, here are some tips.
With more than 500 million users on Facebook, some are saying that the death of microsites is looming. However, not every campaign is suitable for Facebook and microsites still have some legitimacy. Let's have a look at each platform.
When it comes to new features being introduced by Facebook, we all tend to be risk-adverse. Questions start pouring in our heads: why have they changed the design again? Did my privacy settings change? (and optionally for some: wouldn't it better if I just desactivated my account once and for all?). Even though your privacy settings stay unchanged, a lot of information will be more visible to others than in the old interface. Let's have a look.