Facebook Planning to Give it’s ‘Notes’ App an Upgrade To Rival Tumblr

If rumors are to be believed, Facebook is planning to give it's 'Notes' app a much-needed overhaul in order to compete with microblogging platforms, such as Tumblr in particular. Notes, as you may recall, was (and still is) Facebook's blogging platform. It comes as an 'app' with every Facebook … [Read more...]

Google Penguin 2.0: All You Need to Know

So Google's latest major update to it's search engine algorithm - titled Penguin 2.0 - was finally rolled out last week, on 22nd of May to be precise. According to Matt Cutts - the head of Google Webspam Team - and his blog, the algorithm update affects "about 2.3% of English-US queries, to the … [Read more...]

EdgeRank and How To Maximize Reach on Facebook

A few days ago, we spoke about the importance of businesses building a strong social media presence. Facebook, of course - with it's 1 billion+ users and more than half-a-billion active users - has the highest appeal for businesses, and remains the focal point for many businesses and corporations … [Read more...]

Reasons Why Businesses Need to Build a Strong Presence on Social Media

Social media is an outstanding tool for businesses, and can actually be one of the most valuable assets for any business - big or small. Why is this so, we shall soon see. A few days back, we did a post on this blog on how businesses can develop an effective social media strategy. And while … [Read more...]

Developing an Effective Social Media Strategy for Businesses

Social mediums - and indeed social media in general - have become important tools for businesses and corporations of all kinds. The fact is that social media can be an invaluable asset for businesses. And the stats pretty much speak for themselves: Facebook crossed the billion users mark last … [Read more...]

7 April Fools’ 2013 Pranks By Businesses

Personally, I'm not a big fan of April Fools', but even I'll admit, some of the pranks are quite entertaining to say the least! Even corporations and businesses have started to get in on the act - from Google tot Hulu to Canon to Twitter and just about anyone else that you can think of - playing … [Read more...]

6 Big Brands and How They Use Their Facebook Pages

Facebook of course is, by far and wide, the most popular social networking website out there, and the statistics are just amazing; they pretty much speak for themselves: over 1 billion registered users (that's 1 in every 7 people on the earth!), with over half-a-billion active users! Which is why … [Read more...]

10 Effective Twitter Strategies for Businesses

Twitter is an outstanding tool for individuals and businesses alike. With the passage of time, more and more businesses are turning towards Twitter to market themselves, get more exposure, generate leads, drive sales, ad provide customer support. Here are a few strategies that businesses can use … [Read more...]

10 Reasons Why Business Blogs and Websites Should Use WordPress

There’s a reason why Wordpress is the most popular CMS out there, and the content-management-system-of-choice of millions of blogs and websites out there! In the years gone by, in order to get a website up, you usually had to hire a designer and pay him or her bucket-loads of money to design a … [Read more...]