Will Rupert Murdoch be The Savior of The News Industry?

** Update: While preparing this post for publishing, news reports confirmed that there are indeed talks between Microsoft and Rupert Murdoch regarding entering a search deal. Obviously, as we said below, he had something up his sleeve! Let’s wait and observe how all of this will unfold!

Rupert Murdoch

Rupert Murdoch

With the increased popularity of the web, came the demise of the news industry as we know it. Reports have shown a serious decline in newspapers’ profitability in the past couple of years as they struggle to keep up the number of their subscribers at a time people moved toward the web and no longer expect to pay for news content!

The threat is very bad; the news industry is seriously at risk. Interesting enough, the decline in profitability, at the news content providers side, is matched with an emergence of a profitable model of web news aggregators led by Google. Rupert Murdoch, the founder and CEO of the world’s second largest media conglomerate, News Corp, has been dismayed with the course of events and the amount of money news aggregators – especially Google – have been making at the expense of his news corporations. He is all set up for some action and is ready for the big fight!

50 Top Noise-Free Twitter Tips in Social Media, Marketing, SEO & Design! Part 4

Wouldn’t it be just great if you could find the most useful tweets and links about the hottest most interesting topics online, all in one place? Wouldn’t it be just convenient if you could link that valuable information to the tweeple who posted it so you can have continuous access to his/her tweets by following him/her accordingly?

Below you will find our fourth specialized well researched list of 50 Top Twitter Tips and Links divided into 5 distinctive categories: 1) Social Media & Technology, 2) Marketing & Advertising, 3) Design, 4) SEO, 5) Motivational & More.

1. Social Media & Technology Tips & Links:

An RT for John Lusher

An RT for John Lusher

Bonus (funny video): @sarahamam: Social Media Addicts Association Meeting – http://bit.ly/18Eyv3

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