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Google+ Local: A Zagat-Powered Local Business Booster

May 30th, 2012 by

Google+ Local, the latest addition to social network Google+, incorporates Zagat business ratings for brand pages across Google’s search, maps and mobile features.

Facebook Is Not Alone: Other Tech IPOs With Rocky Outcomes

May 30th, 2012 by

Since just 2011, three other prominent tech companies have stumbled out of the gate after going public, including Groupon.

Facebook Is Not Alone: Other Tech IPOs With Rocky Outcomes

May 30th, 2012 by

Since just 2011, three other prominent tech companies have stumbled out of the gate after going public, including Groupon.

Looking at the Half-Life of Social Network Links

May 29th, 2012 by

A new Bitly study shows that links posted on YouTube have the longest social media half-life.

Looking at the Half-Life of Social Network Links

May 29th, 2012 by

A new Bitly study shows that links posted on YouTube have the longest social media half-life.

Mitigate Google’s Search Update Pain With Web Site Housecleaning

May 28th, 2012 by

Google’s Penguin and Panda search ranking adjustments are wreaking havoc with some small-business Web sites. SEO experts offer their advice on how communicators can best optimize their sites in response.

CEOs: Social Media to Become One of The Top Two Ways to Communicate

May 28th, 2012 by

A May 2012 IBM study found that CEOs believe social media will push past Web sites and call centers for customer engagement within the next five years.

CEOs: Social Media to Become One of The Top Two Ways to Communicate

May 28th, 2012 by

A May 2012 IBM study found that CEOs believe social media will push past Web sites and call centers for customer engagement within the next five years.

Charting the Industry: Twitter Up-and-Coming Pitching Platform

May 28th, 2012 by

Findings of the PR News/Cision Social Media Survey show that while social media is becoming a major component in engaging with journalists, the ubiquitous use of e-mail to pitch press releases is preventing a total social takeover.

Tip Sheet: Many ‘Thought Leaders,’ Few Authentic Opinions

May 28th, 2012 by

Anyone can be a thought leader these days, it seems. These best practices will help set you apart from the pack and develop true influence.