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5 Great Google+ Features

5 Great Google+ Features

After all the begging and the waiting, I finally got an invitation to Google+ and frankly, I must say that I am very impressed with what they have done so far! And though many people are comparing Google+ to... Read more »

10 Ways Leaving Facebook Changed My Life

10 Ways Leaving Facebook Changed My Life

I would like to share with you the 10 ways in which leaving Facebook have changed my life, maybe you would be inspired to leave as well, or maybe you would reconsider your Facebook use! Read more »

5 Great Google+ Features

After all the begging and the waiting, I finally got an invitation to Google+ and frankly, I must say that I am very impressed with what they have done so far! And though many people are comparing Google+ to Facebook, I can already tell how different they are from the smallest details and features.

Google Plus

Google Plus

So, what are the features that make Google+ this attractive? And why is it being called the “social backbone” of the web these days?

  • Circles: Google has come up with the exclusive concept of circles — you can create a circle of contacts that are family, friends, work friends, former co-workers and so on. With these circles, you can define who gets to see what kind of updates. If you are a Facebook user, you will see that this features is still unavailable and rolling it out now is a bit too late!
  • Hangout: It is essentially group video chat done in a unique and different way; all you need to do is click on the Hangout button and invite members of a certain group by sending them a notification. Moreover, Google uses its own platform to perform this rather than a third party.

5 Ways to Engage Facebook Fans

A Facebook fanpage now has a lot in common with the websites of the 90’s; every business has one, the annoy the world by telling them that they have one, but they have no idea how it will fit in their marketing strategy. Plenty of Facebook fanpages end up being just a place that have a few tidbits and pictures about the business and just a slew of barren automated posts on their wall. For a Facebook fanpage to be truly successful it needs to engage the public and attract their fans to interact with the page. So here are 5 ways to engage your fans on Facebook.

5 Great Facebook Contest Ideas

Sometimes all you need to increase the level of interaction on your Facebook Page is to sweeten the deal a bit with a little contest.This will not only give people a reason to keep on checking your page but it will also increase the exposure of your brand and excite new fans of your brand to join your page. Here are some contest ideas that you can refer to for inspiration.

10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 2]

10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 2]

What if I dislike?

Welcome to part 2 of the 10 worst things about Facebook that you should keep an eye out for:

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10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 1]

10 Worst Things about Facebook [Part 1]

And yet another Facebook redesign!

I have recently deactivated my Facebook account and frankly, I feel a relief I never experienced since I set up my Facebook account sometime back in 2007. Therefore, I will be sharing with you the 10 worst things about Facebook that you should keep an eye out for:

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50 Great Ways Colleges Are Using Facebook [Reblog]

50 Great Ways Colleges Are Using Facebook [Reblog]

Facebook Mosaic

Colleges have fully embraced Facebook as a way to interact with current and prospective students, alumni, and even the general public.

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6 Facebook Tips You Might Have Missed

6 Facebook Tips You Might Have Missed

Protect your account

Here are 6 tips for those people who like to know their way around Facebook.

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10 Tested Tips to Ensure the Success of Your Social Media Campaigns

10 Tested Tips to Ensure the Success of Your Social Media Campaigns

Avatarize Yourself

For today's post, we will be listing for you the 10 top reasons for the success of social media campaigns using our analysis of the highest success rated campaigns we have discussed so far.

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Facebook HOW TO: Create Your Own URL on Facebook

Facebook HOW TO: Create Your Own URL on Facebook

Facebook URL

Sometimes your profile on Facebook is not accessible through the search on there, sometimes it is not easy to spell your name or guide others to how they can reach your profile on Facebook. In those cases the usage of a Facebook URL becomes really helpful.

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