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It's not a surprise that the judge in the case felt pressure to come down hard on Cam, since the local media has been quick to sensationalize the story and demonize a harmless teenager. Before charges were even formally filed, local newspapers were already posting pictures from Cam's facebook and pointing to "disturbing" posts like "Fuck politics.
In 2012, the number of people using social media grew to 1.43 billion users. This stark increase in tweeting, posting, and pinning has grabbed the attention of traditional marketers – most notably: Television. TV shows are not only leveraging social to increase brand awareness and interactions but to increase ratings.
The need for integration between social media and SEO is steadily increasing. We have all read the articles about the way that content is +1′ed by people you follow is shown in Google results (or how content Liked by a Facebook friend is elevated in Bing results). You have also most likely seen articles about how social media can be used to develop relationships that drive links to quality content on your site.
Courtesy of www.break.com I recently read a great article by aimClear ‘s Marty Weintraub who used Facebook’s demographic targeting to determine how many people serving in the military are gay or lesbian. While it is interesting to see who is romantically interested in who – I felt the data didn’t take in account members of the military who do not list what they are romantically interested in. So it occured to me, why not do a post where you target things that are stereotypically associated with gay and lesbian culture and explain how same-gender loving they are – and this post was born. While I would love to go down every item on the “who like” section of the FB targeting, for sake of brevity (I’ve been told I’m long winded) I will only address a few of the items.
Facebook Ads. Are You Doing it Right? Recently a slew of articles have been popping up about the ineffectiveness of Facebook advertising . While we recently touched on this subject in a previous blog post , I thought I would explain why this statement has little credence when Facebook ads are done properly.