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Introducing Kobon.ME the RetailMeNot of the Middle East

Kobon ME or موقع كوبون, the Arabic version of RetailMeNot, was established to aggregate coupon codes and deals from all around the Middle East and make them available to online shoppers. It provides... Read more »

Reppler: The New Social Media Monitoring Service

Reppler: The New Social Media Monitoring Service

Simply put, Reppler is a social media monitoring service designed to keep your social reputation clean and safe. It addresses three critical pillars of your social reputation — content, privacy and security. Read more »

Facebook vs. Twitter [infograph]

I have often wondered about the difference between traffic on Facebook vs. Twitter. I became interested through my daily use of both due to the nature of my work.

Recently, and after using Tweepi to filter out inactive Twitter followers and add the active ones, I started noticing that although there is a huge number of users on Twitter, many of them have been missing in action for many months! Facebook, on the other hand, seems more alive and its users seem to be generally more active.

Therefore, as soon as I came across this infograph by The Next Web, I thought it is worth sharing with our readers to help them get a clearer view of how they can better use Twitter and Facebook for advertising their products or services.

Facebook vs. Twitter

Facebook vs. Twitter

After seeing this infograph, did you get a better idea on how to reach your target audience via Facebook and Twitter? Do you think this information is 100% accurate?

Looking forward to your comments and insights down below…

Klick! Holiday Video — Last Day 31/12 [Hilarious]

The guys over at Klick made this clip for the holidays that includes “50 viral videos, Internet sensations, holiday movies and TV shows.” They’re also holding a contest that will net the person who can identify the most viral videos, Internet sensations, holiday movies and TV shows represented in the lip dub a free iPad. Head over to the Klick page to see the contest’s details.

What do you think: Did you like the video? Will you participate?

Looking forward to your comments down below…

Amsterdam Police Using Twitter for New Year’s Celebration!

The police of Amsterdam just announced that they will be using Twitter (twitter.com/politieaa) during the upcoming New Year’s celebration to update the public with round the hour security information. The police expect 40,000 people to come to the Museum Square (which is just behind the Van Gogh Museum) to celebrate New Year’s on Friday. By […]

Abine Launches a Delete Button For the Internet! [video]

This week may mark one of the greatest launches yet made in the history of the Internet: Abine, a US based privacy company, has launched DeleteMe.

What’s Up Google? Latest News & Changes

What’s Up Google? Latest News & Changes

Google is going through some major changes, mostly to the better, and everyone is excited about what's next in line! Therefore, I decided to dedicate this post to latest Google news that can change the way you deal with the internet in general and your view of Google in specific.

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Jumo: The Social Network for Social Good!

Jumo: The Social Network for Social Good!

What Jumo wants to achieve is a higher lever of awareness of the problems going on around the world through actively involving those of interest and helping them find a way, together, to make a change.

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3FM’s Serious Talent Chart — Let Social Media Be the Judge

3FM’s Serious Talent Chart — Let Social Media Be the Judge

Amost a week ago, a Dutch radio station (3FM) launched a new chart, called the Serious Talent Chart which ranks talent based only on social media coverage including Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, MySpace, Hyves and Last.fm.

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Write A Story with Tim Burton Via Twitter! [Deadline 6 Dec]

Write A Story with Tim Burton Via Twitter! [Deadline 6 Dec]

Tim Burton is now using Twitter, with the help of TIFF, to bring out the creativity in tweeps and allow them to be part of his ingenious masterpieces .

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Hashable: Tracking Personal & Professional Social Interactions

Hashable: Tracking Personal & Professional Social Interactions

Only a few hours ago, Mashable rolled out the carpet to a new startup aiming to simplify and track personal and professional social interactions: Hashable.

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Warning: Your Naked Photos, Too, Might Be Posted on Facebook!

Warning: Your Naked Photos, Too, Might Be Posted on Facebook!

Brokenhearted, drunk and fueled with jealousy after his girlfriend suddenly pulled the plug on their relationship, Joshua posted his ex-girlfriend's pictures on Facebook, for millions of Facebook users to see and was made legal history for being put in jail for doing so!

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