Posts Tagged ‘Uses’
Tech, social media, drones threaten privacy
… was the focus of a seminar lecture point, though the owner probably uploaded the photo to a social-media site. Ashton found the picture on iknowwhereyourcatlives.com, a website run by Florida State University researchers that uses cat photos from …
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4 Ways to Use Social Media to Land a Job
Natalie McNeal, 34, was beginning to increase her social media footprint as she was researching and writing her book, The Frugalista. She started a blog, became more active on Twitter, and used Facebook groups to network and meet new people.
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Using social media, activists and businesses can gain footing
From the Ice Bucket Challenge to mass protests in the Middle East, people around the world have used online social media to popularize their own projects and campaigns. Binghamton University organizers are encouraging students to take advantage of the …
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Keller church uses social media for whooping cough alert
Rivera said Fellowship of the Parks Church in Keller used Facebook, text messages and e-mails to alert the congregation about a 5th grader who may have been exposed to the highly contagious disease attended two church services on April 13 and April 20.
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Oklahoma City Philharmonic uses social media to foster a love of music
Joel Levine, music director of the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, walks onto the Civic Center stage Sept. 28 to conduct the orchestra's 2013-14 season opener. Chris Stinchcomb, who handles the philharmonic's official social media accounts, snapped the …
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Outlook 2014: After growing up online, an Edmond Realtor uses social media for …
A: As a real estate agent, I use social media to connect with my circle of influence. In this digital age, having an online presence is important. However, as working professionals, we have to be mindful that nobody wants to be bombarded with a bunch …
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Twitter justice: Boulder woman uses social media to recover stolen bike
Elaine Ellis, a social media manager at Trada in downtown Boulder, poses with her Trek Allant bicycle, which was stolen Saturday and recovered Monday after she sounded the alarm to friends and followers via Twitter.
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NFL Players and Social Media: Obsessed with the “Me” Culture
Feel the power, with all eyes on you or at least on your words. Social media has allowed the commoner a voice, a presence and increased the power of our individual words and images. Now let’s combine the exposure from social media with the stardom of pro ball. Double Whammy! Watch me play on the field, follow my tweets, FB friend me, watch me on You tube, read my blog. It makes me want to sing …
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Social media is a significant traffic source for 78% of travel sites
Social media is a ‘top eight’ driver of traffic for 78% of travel sites according a recent study of the “digital competency” of travel brands, with airlines and hotels dominating the leading brands in the study.
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Arab revolt: social media and the people’s revolution
Country by country Channel 4 News unpicks the key social media elements of revolt throughout the Middle East and assesses how internet communication helped awaken online youth activism.
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Social media plays key role in New Zealand rescue efforts
People in the region are hailing a spontaneous effort that uses social media to share vital information after an earthquake struck Christchurch.
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Why Data Mining Is the Next Frontier for Social Media Marketing
The thinking about social media in corporate marketing departments is rapidly evolving. Initially, social media was seen as yet another broadca…
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