Will Ello Replace Facebook?

Will Ello Replace Facebook?

It is an interesting time in social media. New social apps and social networks are popping up left and right. Facebook has lost user’s trust and Twitter has just completely screwed up the stream for some users. Yik Yak has exploded in popularity on college campuses but

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SEO News: Panda 4.1 Released

SEO News: Panda 4.1 Released

Today on Google Plus, Google’s Pierre Far announced that a Panda algorithm update has been rolling out since early this week, and that Google expects to have the update completely in place sometime next week. I, and many others, are already calling it Panda 4.1, since it

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Is Social Media a Good Tool for Activism?

Is Social Media a Good Tool for Activism?

Most of today’s college and high school students can identify as Millenials or members of Generation Z. We are known, among other things, for our supposed affinity for technology and dependence on social media and other digital forms of communication. I don’t contest these generalizations, nor do

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Is Yik Yak Really Anonymous?

Is Yik Yak Really Anonymous?

The app’s tagline reads: “no profile, no password, it’s all anonymous.” But, is it? Geo-location based apps like Yik Yak use Apple and Android’s location API. Are yaks really anonymous? On Yik Yak, your yaks are anonymous to other yakkers, until someone decides they are not. For

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Geosocial Networking with Waze

Geosocial Networking with Waze

My latest favorite craze is Waze. It is basically like Google Maps (Google purchased Waze in 2013 and Google Maps uses Waze data for traffic delays) but you can see other Waze users in real time, along with the latest gas prices, traffic jams, police traps, road

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Is Kuddle safe for kids?

Is Kuddle safe for kids?

The Kuddle social app for kids has recently been released. Kuddle is like Instagram for pre-teens. But, is Kuddle safe for kids? As someone who has worked in IT and studied computer security for quite some time, I feel pretty confident saying that almost nothing on a

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Blog SEO: Domain vs Subdomain

Blog SEO: Domain vs Subdomain

The other day I wanted to install WordPress on a client’s site. The people who built his site tried to inform me that the blog would be better off on a subdomain than in a subfolder. My heart sank and I was speechless as I digested the

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Google Plus News on Flipboard

Google Plus News on Flipboard

If you have been following us online, you are likely well aware now that one of the niches we concentrate on is Google Plus. A page describing our Google Plus services is available here: Google Plus Marketing. Flipboard gives us a neat little Chrome extension. Since we’re

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Social Media News on Flipboard

Social Media News on Flipboard

Recently we discussed using Flipboard for Business. Well, we use it ourselves to curate social media news in our Flipboard magazine. Content curation is a funny thing, and helps businesses in mysterious ways. We hope to demystify these for you on this blog shortly. Until then, check

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