On Tuesday, the country joined Boston to reflect on the tragic events that took place a year ago at the Boston Marathon and to support the runners preparing to race this year in the world’s oldest annual marathon. Messages of encouragement, courage, and resilience flooded social media channels showing the world that the city of Boston has never been more united. Vice President Joe Biden shared strong words of encouragement at yesterday’s memorial service and helped inspire everyone to move forward as this year’s race approaches. “You have become the face of America’s resolve.
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Aggregage is building the next-generation of business media, deploying web sites/newsletters that are each focused on a specific business segment topic, and each aggregating the most engaging online content. The aggregated content on our topic-specific sites comes from a number of interesting and relevant sources: blogs, white papers, peer recommendations, social networks, and discussion groups to name a few. That content is auto-curated by our readers based on their social media activity, so that the best rises to the top. About
McDonalds, obesity and curation of the social web | EngageSciences McDonalds – is it a great restaurant chain serving tasty food, or the purveyor of a socially destructive obesity pandemic? Well that really depends on your point of view. However what we do know is that human opinions are reflective of the current moods of society. We see that all the time in areas such as fashion and retail. The success of the Apple iPhone took on a life of its own with people believing the iPhone was the must have device, despite the HTC getting near universal better reviews and ratings. People’s opinions about the iPhone had become self reinforcing through word of mouth.
Oh no, you’re thinking, not another social media tool I have to know about! Well, yeah, but Amplify is a really good one to actually use. You know how you’re always being told you need to engage with your followers, fans/likes, connections, etc. via social media? Amplify actually focuses on the conversation aspect, making it easier to do as you’re told. To put it another way: You can get a conversation going on Twitter, but it’s really hard to maintain a meaningful discussion when you’re limited to 140 characters. How to Use Amplify for Content Curation and Thought Leadership | Network Solutions Small Business Blog