Tag Archives: Social Media

Amazon Influencer Program Now Includes Notable Twitter, Instagram Users

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  Amazon has announced that it has expanded its Influencer Program to include Twitter and Instagram account holders with large followings. The two social media sites now join YouTube in the online retail giant’s program. Qualifications What is Amazon’s Influencer Program? The program was launched in the first quarter of the year, and to join the Influencer Program, one must …

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YouTube Cracks Down On Child-Inappropriate Clips

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YouTube has announced that it will “age restrict” specific videos on the platform after inappropriate clips targeting children have passed through the site’s filters. The move comes after The New York Times and a blog post on Medium by James Bridle early this week revealed the existence of disturbing clips on YouTube Kids. According to The Verge, the clips “make …

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Instagram And WhatsApp Are Now Twice as Popular As All Of SnapChat

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Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced on Thursday that Instagram Stories and WhatsApp Status both now have 300 million daily active users. With that number, the two social networks have surpassed Snapchat as the most popular messaging and photo-and-video sharing platforms. Snapchat only has 173 million daily active users as stated in the platform’s earnings report for the second quarter. …

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Need To Market Your Business? Take A Facebook Online Course

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Social media can connect people in a variety of ways. It can be a platform to share your thoughts and news, post photos, discuss ideas, and engage in arguments (constructive and rational or the opposite). Businesspeople and professionals also tap portals like Facebook to promote their businesses or communicate to a target group of people via the site’s ads. Certification …

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SAP to Purchase Customer-Identity Management Enterprise Gigya for $350 Million

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SAP SE — a German multinational giant that specializes in developing enterprise software — recently announced the acquisition of a technology firm for the enhancement of its “SAP Hybris” e-commerce division. The corporation acquired Gigya, a tech corporation that specializes on a web-based platform that offers customer identity management and profiling to online properties. Even though the terms-of-agreement have not …

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Social Media Monitoring is a Must for Your Business. Find Out Why.

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© Nomad_Soul/ Dollar Photo Club To put the global popularity of social media into proper perspective, allow me to share with you some statistics from wearesocial.net as of August 2015. And mind you, these figures are projected to quickly increase each month. http://wearesocial.net/blog/2015/08/global-statshot-august-2015/ The figures are quite staggering, aren’t they? However, if you think these are all the numbers you …

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10 Evergreen Marketing Tips That ACTUALLY Work. No, Really!

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Marketing – this one word can either make or break your business. The sooner you realize this, the better. Because other business owners are struggling with their marketing efforts, I’d like to share with you 10 marketing tips that are proven and tested to work. How do I know that these tips work? Simple. I used them myself! If you’re …

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