Social Media articles published in July 2012
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July 31, 2012
London 2012: The Most Social Games Ever
London 2012 Olympic Games are the most Social Games ever since fans are posting everything about it: videos, images, comments.
Does a Modern Marriage Need Trust to Survive?
This week Jools Oliver, wife of the famous chef Jamie, admitted to regularly checking his emails and mobile phone to see if he was up to no good.
Twitter to Roll Out Clickable Stock Symbols
Twitter release a new 'cashtag' allowing you to find all mentions of a company on the site
July 25, 2012
Study: Organizations Still Fear Social Media
Move beyond social media fear embrace the interactive exchange and opportunity.
Video of Fatal Beating Posted to Facebook
Three teens arrested when "game" leads to the death of a 62 year old father.
July 19, 2012
88% Stalk Their Exes on Facebook
A new study reveals that 88% of us stalk exs on Facebook
Facebook Ad Rates Grow by 58%
New data reveals that Facebook ads are doing better than thought, especially on mobile devices.
July 18, 2012
Users Satisfaction: Google+ Winning, Facebook Losing
Facebook Losing and Google+ Winning On Customer/User Satisfaction Index Survey
July 17, 2012
Twitter Verifies Age, Alcohol Brands Start to Market
Some of the biggest alcohol brands have been testing this new feature: Twitter Age Verifier
Google+ Users Happier Than Facebook Users
A consumer satisfaction survey places Google+ top, whilst Facebook languishes in last place.
6 Must-Have Capabilities for Any Good Enterprise Social Media Management Solution
At some point, social media becomes too much for one person to handle and you need to scale your approach with the right tools.
LinkedIn Launches a New Homepage
LinkedIn roll out a new version of their homepage to make it more user friendly.
July 16, 2012
Do You go to YouTube for News?
New research has revealed how popular YouTube has become for news.
July 13, 2012
The Baltimore Grand Prix: No Buzz, No Bait
The motorsports event faces potential revenue loss in its second year due to lack of sponsorship and community outreach
Are Companies Spending Money Buying Fake Facebook Likes?
A BBC study has raised doubts on the number of real people attracted to Pages by Facebook adverts
How the Mighty Have Fallen - Digg Sold for $500,000
Former social media darling Digg has been sold for a fraction of its former value
July 12, 2012
Executives Don't Give a Damn About Social Media
A new report reveals how few executives use social media.
Twitter to Overhaul Mobile.Twitter.com
Twitter have released a new version of their mobile service.
July 11, 2012
Facebook Connects Members up with Anti-Virus Software
Facebook is to alert users it believes have viruses on their computers and direct them to anti-virus software.
July 7, 2012
Censoring Social Media Does Not Prevent Riots
New research provides more evidence that social media does not contribute to riots
July 6, 2012
Kloutmageddon? Site Hiccup Makes All Klout Scores a Perfect 10
Social scoring site Klout had a system anomaly tonight, lowering scores for everyone to 10, no matter how adept we are at sharing, at least for a time.
July 5, 2012
Rapper 50 Cent Sticks Foot in Mouth Over Autism Tweet
Rapper 50 Cent sticks his foot (and more) into his mouth over tweets poking fun at Autistic children.
July 2, 2012
Facebook Warns That Mobile Revenue Will be Poor
Facebook has issued a revenue warning that their mobile ad revenues are not as strong as hoped.