Sending Tweets Sends Olympic Athletes Back Home

Sending Tweets Sends Olympic Athletes Back Home

Never have the Olympics so heavily relied on the high-speed communication, social media and all the perks that come with the Internet that we have become so comfortable with. From Yahoo! to CNN, these sites’ news feeds have circulated Olympic …

Top 10 Ways to Write Retweetable Tweets on Twitter

Top 10 Ways to Write Retweetable Tweets on Twitter

If you’ve ever wondered what makes something go viral, hopefully this blog post will uncover some of these hidden characteristics. Last Friday, viral scientist and author of The Social Media Marketing Book, Dan Zarrella, gave a webinar on The Science …

Despite Skeptics, Twitter is Here to Stay

Despite Skeptics, Twitter is Here to Stay

At the start of the new decade, many are questioning what lies ahead for social media networking sites.  Twitter remains the target of skeptics who point to stagnant membership and mock the micro-blogging mecca. Simultaneously, tweeters and commentators have come …

Media Bashing, Break ups and More

Media Bashing, Break ups and More

From Britney Spears, to Oprah; from Sarah Palin, to Ashton, celebs and politicians alike are employing social media as a means of online reputation management.  Whether they want to promote their books or shows, refute paparazzi and journalists or simply …