How Vine, Twitter's New Video-Sharing App, Can Help Your Organization Here at Social Driver we love technology and exploring the latest trends and how they could be used to benefit our customers. To make sure we’re keeping up with the latest technology, our company meets every Tuesday to talk about “Hot Topics.” The most recent tech trend to catch our eye is Vine.
Everything We Do in Social Media Is Wrong Everything we know about social media and social sharing is wrong. If you manage social channels you are doing it wrong, if you analyze social activity you are doing it wrong. Everything is wrong from the basics, because we don’t know how social sharing actually works. Let me explain why... The Ridiculously Exhaustive Social Media Dimensions Blueprint [INFOGRAPHIC] Tue, Feb 12, 2013 @ 06:53 PM Like all new technology, social media changes fast. Very fast. Just trying to keep your head around all of the different platforms, how to approach them and, of course, how to design for them can be a full time job. It would be nice if all of the platforms used the exact same dimensions and you could just swap photos between them all so that your brand has a nice consistent look across the board. Unfortunately, this is not the case.
Social Media: The Free Beginner's Guide from Moz Chapter 1 Introduction What is social media? 4 Examples of Companies Using Social Technology to Increase Sales In this age of social technology, social tools are having a major impact on sales. As more people use the web for their product information and purchasing decisions, companies need to turn to technology to serve their customers. Social tools help customers find what they are looking for, build trust with your brand and drive real sales results. Want to bring your company’s sales into the digital future? Check out some of our favorite top social communication tools and the leading companies using them successfully.
A New Educational Technology Cheat Sheet for Teachers February, 2014 Technology is transforming the educational landscape at a tremendous speed giving birth to a new learning culture radically different from all kinds of learning that were prevalent in the past centuries. With this digital revolution emerges a whole new set of educational technology concepts that provide the theoretical background for the implementation of these emerging technologies in education. To help teachers, particularly those of you who are novice to the world of educational technology, have a grasp of some trendy concepts in today's educational literature, We went ahead and created the poster below for you to use in your class with your students or keep on your desk for later reference.
Unlike Us: Understanding Social Media Monopolies and their Alternatives Review by George Hari Popescu, assistant professor at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication Studies from the University of Bucharest, Romania. I tried to get out of Facebook a few times. It was an excruciating process which ended with a failure every single time. Mark Z.’s buddies held on to me for a whole week, through email, showing me photos of the “friends” who would have missed me (and they had quite a lot of examples, considering I have over 2000 friends), while they also showed me the benefits of staying on Facebook.
Social Media Glossary: 25 Social Media Technology Terms Explained If you’re a marketer or relatively new to technology there is bound to be some technology terms that you come across regularly but would love an English(!) explanation of them. Do you know what a TLA is…a three letter acronym! I’ve avoided these in the list below but technology people love to make things more confusing than they are.