Following Snapchat’s rejection of the $3 billion acquisition offer, Instagram and Twitter both implemented Snapchat-like features.
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Pinterest may not be a place people turn to for the latest news, but the social-scrapbooking site is still good for organizing ideas.
RichRelevance studied the social shopping landscape and found that while Facebook is still the leader in retail conversions, Pinterest and Polyvore deliver better value overall.
The social media startup aggregates content from local sports writers, athletes and sports teams and makes it easy for fans to get the latest team news from the best, most professional sources.
A recent study from Adobe Digital Index found that marketers are getting smarter about engaging with social media audiences and seeing a higher return for social media marketing.
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Path may finally be taking off in the United States, according to a Wall Street Journal interview with CEO Dave Morin.
Over the past year, the share of teens who say Facebook is the most important social media site for them has fallen nearly 10 percent, according to a study of teen consumer habits by the investment banking firm Piper Jaffray.
Collegefeed today launched into a public beta a social network for young job seekers and the companies looking to hire them.
Nextdoor, a hyper-local social network that launched in October 2011, today rolled out a second version and announced a $21.6-million round of funding.