Protecting Kids from Digital Dangers

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Protecting Kids from Digital Dangers

UK campaign says legal mandates protecting kids from online negatives are needed

A new campaign by  the Daily Telegraph backs legal requirements protecting kids from digital dangers and has launched a campaign on theMagglass issue. It centers on “duty of …

Dictionaries Spell Out New Image in Tweets

Dictionaries reap more fans with new social media voiceDictionary

Seeking to shed their staid image, some dictionaries are pepping things up on social media, according to the New York Times. Livelier tweets have brought a certain amount of controversy, …

World Cup: Brands Eye Different Demo

World Cup Marketers Shift to Hispanic Audience

SoccerWith the U.S. out of Word Cup, marketers may focus more on the nation’s Hispanic demographic during the competition. PR Week addresses this topic among others in a detailed look at how the …

Facebook Brings News Powerhouses Aboard

Facebook Pays for News Content

newsiconABC, Anderson Cooper, Shepard Smith, Jorge Ramos and more: News powerhouses are coming aboard Facebook’s Watch, its section of proprietary video content. As TechCrunch points out, what’s especially notable is that the social media giant …

Social Media is a Pink Collar Job

The new “pink collar profession”

pink collarThe era of jobs by gender is supposed to be over. But social media has become a pink collar profession, according to Wired. It cites a thought-provoking study of job postings for social media …

Teenagers Mixed on SM Impact

SocialmediaTeenagers have mixed feelings about social media

Despite the concern about online bullying and other behavior, teenagers opinions about social media are mixed. So says the Pew Research Center, which just released its newest survey about people aged 13-17 …

Business Social Media Posting Ideas

Keeping your business social media posts relevant takes work and coming up with ideas that have value is sometimes a challenge. Constant Contact‘s blog has 30 ideas for business social media posts that you can try over a month. …

Latino Social Media Use is Shaping Miami

Hispanic Americans spend more time with social media than any other kind of media and according to the Miami Herald, this is having an impact on the city.…

The Gray Lady, Social Media and the Oscars

The New York Times explains its approach to social media coverage of the Academy Awards.…

Olympic’s Social Media War Room

According to Reuters, “NBC’s parent, Comcast Corp, paid more than $7.75 billion for the rights to broadcast the Olympic Games to U.S. audiences, up until 2032. Most of its Olympic revenues will come from selling TV advertising or from …