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Are you a Facebook Fan Page owner or administrator? If so, you may have noticed a decrease in the number of followers who read and interact with your posts for the last few days. Despite the fact that no official source has confirmed the situation, some bloggers have taken it upon themselves to “stir the pot”. Such is the case of and Social@Ogilvy’s Geoffrey Colon, who states that he got the information directly from Facebook – but does not share links. According to him, the company changed its Edgerank algorithm on September 20, to offer a de-cluttered experience to mobile and tablet users: “Facebook usually tinkers with the algorithm on a weekly basis, but this is the first time the change has been made in an effort to minimize brand page posts being seen by those who have opted in to “liking” that page,” he says in an article published on September 25. Has Facebook tweaked EdgeRank? - Canada Canada Social Media Has Facebook tweaked EdgeRank? - Canada Canada Social Media
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5 Business Social Networks You May Not Have Heard Of Everyone knows about Twitter and Facebook, but what if you want a more professional place to network with businesses and those looking for employment? Believe it or not, there are many more social networks out there than just the two top dogs. Best of all, these are social networks that are made for business professionals. The following are just five business social networks you may not have heard of. DoMyStuff Those looking to get a job done, and those looking for work, should definitely consider joining DoMyStuff. 5 Business Social Networks You May Not Have Heard Of
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Klout and Microsoft sign multi-year agreement - Canada Canada Social Media Klout and Microsoft sign multi-year agreement - Canada Canada Social Media Klout and Microsoft announced on Thursday a partnership that could provide a better insight into social influence through search. This new agreement allows Microsoft to include more social data (Klout scores and influential topics) in the ‘People You Know’ sidebar of Bing, its search engine: “The Klout Score and topics are a helpful signal for understanding why you should trust recommendations from these experts,” says Klout’s CEO and co-founder Joe Fernandez on the blog of the company. “By clicking through to those users’ Klout profiles, you can see their best moments and gain additional context and insights into their expertise. It’s the “social resume” at work!” The partnership also benefits Klout, which has now access to two additional data points.
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New LinkedIn feature adds another layer of professional validation - Canada Canada Social Media LinkedIn continues cementing its status as the top social media platform for business professionals. On Monday, the team announced the introduction of Endorsements. With this new feature, members have the opportunity to vouch for their favourite peers by endorsing the skills and expertise listed on their profiles, or suggesting ones that the latter may not have thought of adding. Unlike recommendations, which require members to write testimonials, endorsements are done in a couple of easy clicks. You can endorse your connections by looking at the top of their profiles or checking out the new 'Skills and Expertise' section. New LinkedIn feature adds another layer of professional validation - Canada Canada Social Media
The online influence trap... The online influence trap... Pin It! influence (Photo credit: Sean MacEntee) “Hearing a message from a top-scoring ‘influencer’ might make me read, or retweet a message – but seeing it repeated by five people I actually know, like and/or trust makes it law, regardless of the measured “influence” of those people.” – Tom Webster Some believe that influence boils down to a Klout / Kred / PeerIndex score. Thankfully, many others know that things are not that easy. Audiences are not nitwits.
Google welcomes Authorship Program participants with email - Canada Canada Social Media Webmasters and bloggers may remember the Authorship Program that Google introduced in June 2011. This new feature had been created to allow authors to link their published articles to their Google+ profile – and gain more followers in the process. On Monday, participants in the programme received the following email in their Inbox: Google welcomes Authorship Program participants with email - Canada Canada Social Media
Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Facebook It was a busy week for the Facebook team. Select users can now promote their content like brands do on their Fan Pages, thanks to the paying “Highlight” feature.The newly redesigned Messenger for Android app was released on Thursday.The Activity Log has been updated to save personal searches on Facebook. These searches, which are only visible to the user, can be deleted at any time.The new Shared Activity plugin allows users to control what they share from a site without the need to go back to Facebook to change privacy settings. Social media news: Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Wikipedia - Canada Canada Social Media Social media news: Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Wikipedia - Canada Canada Social Media
Social media news: Facebook, Google, Scoop.it and YouTube - Canada Canada Culture & Events Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Facebook On Thursday, Facebook announced that Facebook Exchange (FBX) was out of beta. The service allows advertisers and agencies to purchase Facebook ads through real-time bidding: “Facebook Exchange is perfect when the objective is a conversion outside Facebook and the data used to drive that objective exists outside Facebook,” says Scott Shapiro, product marketing manager for Facebook Exchange.
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Social media news: Facebook, Hootsuite, LinkedIn, Twitter, and WordPress - Canada Canada Social Media Here is a quick roundup of some of the latest happenings in the social media world. Facebook Facebook closed its purchase of Instagram and officially welcomed the photo-sharing app to the “family” on Thursday:
Social media news: Digg, Facebook, Google, Twitter, WordPress, and YouTube - Canada Canada Social Media Here is a quick roundup of some the latest happenings in the social media world. Digg On Tuesday, the Digg team released a new feature that allows users to save stories for later perusal on Digg.com or their iPhones. The option appears when mousing over articles. Also, long-time users can now retrieve their prior-Digg v1 data thanks to the Digg Archive.
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