5 Social Media Trends to Watch Right Now

5 Social Media Trends to Watch Right Now


Mashable writes: "With social media itself an exponentially growing trend that’s here to stay, many companies both small and large are keeping tabs on new social technologies as they emerge. With new sites, services, apps and practices that help businesses connect more directly with customers coming online at a rapid pace, it’s often helpful to zoom out a bit and keep an eye on upcoming trends on the cusp or just over the horizon." 1. Location, Location, Location 2. Group Buying 3. Mobile Ads 4. Mobile Payments 5. Having a Social Media Policy…Read more …
Every company is becoming a media company…

Every company is becoming a media company…


“Every company is a media company because every company publishes to its customers, its staff, its neighbors, its communities.  It doesn’t matter if a company makes diapers or steel girders, it must also be a media company and know how to use all the media technologies at its disposal.  While this has always been true to some extent, it is even more important today, because our media technologies have become so much more powerful.” (via ZDNet)Read more …