Social Media Sobriety Test: Don’t Drink & Tweet!

Nothing good happens online after 1a.m. Put an end to the embarrassment that follows regrettable, late-night posts!

How many times did you get back home, after a few drinks, drunk or tipsy then started tweeting or updating your Facebook status without really knowing what it is that you are typing away? How much trouble did that get you in?

Avoidable Posts!

Well, have no fear, your solution is a few clicks away!

“The Social Media Sobriety Test,” a free Firefox plug-in from online-security company Webroot, lets users name sites, like Facebook and Twitter, on which they’d like a little oversight.

Pedigree’s “Write a Post, Help a Dog” — Learn Social Media By Example

Pedigree: Write A Post, Help A Dog

Over 4 million dogs wind up homeless each year.

The Pedigree Foundation has created a website with resources for adopting a shelter dog. Included in the website’s information are links to area shelters, articles on responsible dog ownership, and information about how to get a free month of dog food for newly adopted shelter dogs.

Campaign Idea & Objectives:

Pedigree invited people to join them in their efforts to not only feed these dogs without a family, but to encourage individuals to adopt a shelter dog as their next companion. Like Pedigree says, “every dog deserves a healthy and happy life.”

The concept was simple; dog bloggers had to write a blog post about Pedigree’s adoption program before September 19, 2010, and Pedigree promised to donate a 20 pound bag of the company’s new Healthy Longevity dog food to an animal shelter.

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Social Media Trends for Businesses [video]

Social media = More power to the people With the strong presence of social media, every social media user can have a voice and share his/her opinions with the world. Advertisers now are targeting social media more and more since they understand the major role it plays in attracting customers, building brand loyalty and boosting [...]

First Dutch #Twedding… Who’s Next?

A week ago, Holland witnessed the events of the first wedding concluded via Twitter: The groom-to-be proposed via Twitter and the bride-to-be accepted in the same way. They invited people via Twitter and the actual wedding ceremony could be followed via Twitter as well.

Millionaire City — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

Millionaire City — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

We will be looking into the tricks and methods that Millionaire City is using to make the most of social media. In other words, what is making this app as “spreadable” and “viral” as it is.

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Skittles’ Dazzle the Rainbow Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Skittles’ Dazzle the Rainbow Campaign — Learn Social Media By Example

Embracing alternative product uses and taking in to the next level, Skittles rolls out its latest social media marketing campaign: "Dazzle the Rainbow" which is simply a challenge in which Skittles fans are asked to bury a man named David Phoenix in a vat of the sugary candy.

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Is Facebook’s Dominance in Danger? BBC Reports

Is Facebook’s Dominance in Danger? BBC Reports

“Facebook may have 500 million friends, but it also has many, many rivals – including some huge ones in some of the world’s largest and fastest growing economies“. The reports argues that there are new emerging competitors that threaten Facebook’s “All-Mighty” status: Local Facebook-like...

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Divorce: What’s Facebook Got to Do with It?

Divorce: What’s Facebook Got to Do with It?

Social media opens the door to many topics, issues and problems which many of us are unaware of. Recently, while checking out my Facebook account, something triggered my trail of thoughts and I started wondering: How does Facebook affect the decision to get a divorce? What implications does divorce have on a Facebook user thinking...

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Barn Buddy Game — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

Barn Buddy Game — Apps Using Social Media Brilliantly

With 1,948,750 monthly active users and 1,429,112 likes, Barn Buddy Game seems to be gaining in on Farmville, Frontierville, Cafe World and other Facebook applications that fall into that category. Learn how & why!

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Gap’s New Logo Sentenced to Death by Social Media!

NEVER underestimate the power of social media! One of the latest buzzing news articles is the proof: CNN Reports: Last Monday, Gap Inc. announced it will drop the new version of its logo after thousands of Facebook and Twitter users called for a return to the classic blue box with tall, white letters — a [...]

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