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Teens’ Summer Activities Are Changing

SelfieAs much as it is presumed teens spend their summer activities tied to their social media, the truth is teens are much more serious about their future than they were only a decade ago. Pew Research Center has been studying …

Cities Use Social Media for Citizens Views

Small groupIt is the foundation of democracy to receive feedback about policies impacting the citizens of a community. Such information is often obtained from town hall meetings and other gatherings. City government and politicians need that information. Now, a number of …

Social Media Habits of Gen Z

zgraphicWhat is Generation Z really doing on, and thinking about, social media? CNBC got up close and personal with some teens.…

New Social Media Platform Gets Google Test

ShoelacegraphicA few months after closing down Google+ for the general public, Google is toying with a new social media platform … TechCrunch has details on a more modest effort called Shoelace.…

Ad Tracking Details Revealed, Somewhat

Facebook is making the process of ad tracking a bit clearer for its users, as Mashable reports.Tracking

YouTube Stars Move Away from Perfection

ImperfectgraphicThe Atlantic looks at the trend countering perfection among YouTube stars in this profile of what it calls the platform’s “most important” personality of the moment.…

Social Media Strike on Independence Day?

Strike graphicOn a day many Americans don’t work, a Wikipedia co-founder is also hoping people won’t post … Dr. Larry Sanger is calling for a social media strike on July 4 and 5 to demand user privacy and control of personal …

Media Facebook Comments Get Legal Shakeup

Facebook Comments Ruling Hits Australian Media

A judge there says media companies are obligated to moderate comments on their Facebook pages GavelThe Guardian analyzes what it calls a “landmark ruling.”…

Influencer or Just Greedy?

GreedgraphicWho is a social media influencer and who is simply greedy? Some businesses find it’s better just to say no, as NPR reports.…

A Good Social Media Manager Knows to …

Blogger 2Writer Emma Wiltshire of Social Media Today asks a great question to B2B social media managers: “What Makes a Good Social Media Manager?”. The answers vary, but one point is clearly stated by a number of respondents. Besides having a …