New Year, New Media, New Plans – Building A Solid Process for Social Media in 2015

Between Thanksgiving, holiday parties and dinners, and New Year’s festivities, you’re probably taking some time to plan for your small business in the new year....more

6 Twitter Fails You May Be Making

Some people love Twitter, and others just don't get it and quit before they ever gave the site a real chance. I fall into the first group — it's my favorite social media site. Looking through some of the tweets that go out on a daily basis, I think I understand why so many give up. They don't understand how to Tweet effectively in order to turn it into a useful tool. If you're using Twitter for your business or to promote your blog, I invite you to take a look at how you're using it on a daily basis in case you're making some of these very common mistakes. ...more
lyndalippin Which means... they're not! LOL!more

Silence and Kindness in the Wake of #Ferguson

The snow came on Wednesday and brought with it a bit of welcomed quiet on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri. Yet the very constant and often charged chatter in my newsfeeds remained as loud as ever.At times like these, social media seems anything but social....more

The Hopeless State of Today

Last night, I along with thousands across the country, watched as Prosecutor Robert McCulloch read that a grand jury chose not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, Jr. I knew in my heart what the conclusion would be, but I was hopeful....more

Ferguson: Connecting with Our Community on Twitter

BlogHer is a diverse community and never was that more evident than in today's Twitter chat about Ferguson, the racial tensions stemming from the shooting of Michael Brown and the grand jury decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed him....more

Calling all teens: Above the Fray wants to know about your online life

 Have social media using tee...more

Get Your Facebook Wall Back!

Have you noticed that your Facebook page is more out of whack than normal? It's because the powers that be at Facebook are tweaking the algorithms again. If you're like 6 billion other people in the world, chances are that you will log into Facebook at least once a day—maybe more....more
Great tips, Kristen, especially those about the lists! I'm off to reclaim my Facebook!more

Should you jump in the TSUnami?

Really is a cool and exciting network.  Kind of addicting and very friendly people.  It was ...more