SocialTimes recently caught up with Yinon Weiss, co-founder of RallyPoint, a social network that connects current and former military and employers. It is similar in some ways to LinkedIn.
About 2,000 Google, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Yahoo accounts are compromised. Twitter readies to launch retargeted advertising. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
The British equivalent of the National Security Agency allegedly creates fake LinkedIn and Slashdot pages to hack into a major Belgian telecommunications company. Marc Andreessen’s venture capital firm sells a third of its stake in Facebook. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Twitter begins trading on New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. Google+ launches restricted communities. These stories, and more, in today’s Morning Social Media Newsfeed.
Your LinkedIn profile can be a powerful tool for marketing yourself or your business. Here are some tips for optimizing its potential.
How one New York health system uses social media tools to tell inspiring stories, get messages out during crises, and measure return on investment.
Hosting an online event is an excellent way to call attention to your brand or company. But how do you fight through the noise, so your event gets the attention and attendance it deserves? Read more
B.J. Mendelson got a pitch to help promote a book from a person he’s never actually talked to on LinkedIn. Here’s what happened next …
Facebook Makes Move to Objective-Based Ad Creation, Reporting (Inside Facebook)
For several months, Facebook has been streamlining its ad creation process with one question in mind for marketers: “What do you want to do?” Facebook took the next big step in this process Tuesday, announcing that the entire ad-building flow has been rewired to put the objective first — whether it’s click to the company’s website, event invitations or app installs.
The latest on your privacy, the NSA’s PRISM project, and how the tech companies want to protect it better.