Category Archives: Internet

Think Social Media Is A Fad?

If you had asked me two years ago if I was on Twitter, and what I thought about it, I would have said, “No” and “What’s the point?” If you had asked me six years ago if I was on … Continue reading

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Facebook NewsFeed: Is This Google PageRank??

Log in to your Facebook account. What is the first thing that you look at? I’m betting that you look at your News Feed first. Facebook has penetrated several markets and been adopted by over 500 million people for many … Continue reading

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Facebook Places: Here We Go Again!

Facebook recently unveiled its newest innovation: Facebook Places. Much like Foursquare, this feature allows you to announce your location. Facebook was recently rumored to have been in talks to purchase Foursquare outright. With the release of Places, I think we … Continue reading

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7 LinkedIn Tips That Will Help You Maximize Your Results

The power of networking and its benefits are well documented. But the advent of the internet has helped evolve how we network with others. We have a variety of tools and websites (read: meeting places) at our disposal that will help … Continue reading

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Google Introduces Leanback

Yesterday, Google introduced Leanback, a new product that helps socialize and stream YouTube videos. You can stream music on the internet. Facebook pages also helps customize your internet experience by learning your preferences based upon basic information that you give … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Guide For Students

I have long been singing the praises of the leading professional networking site, LinkedIn. While college students may be years away from starting their professional careers, they will benefit from starting to grow their network now. Networking is an activity … Continue reading

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Future Of Mobile Social Networking? As Goes Facebook, Goes…?

A recent article on the VentureBeat website may give us a little insight. Facebook recently lured Erick Tseng away from Google. Erick oversaw the development of Google Android Nexus One. Now he is Facebook’s head of mobile products. The article has an interesting take on where Facebook Mobile may be heading in the future. Continue reading

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Who Is Most At-Risk of Identity Theft On The Internet? Part 1

Identity theft is a serious problem for thousands of Americans, and result in billions of losses for these people. Criminals that discover “cyber crime” have become very savvy in finding personal information about you via various methods to fill their … Continue reading

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Homemade Online Video As Personal Branding?

According to a recent Pew Research article, online video viewing is growing in across all demographics. This trend is especially pronounced with the Millenial Generation, ages 18-29. With the penetration of high speed internet connections nationwide, viewing video content is … Continue reading

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Statistics on Users Managing Their Online Profiles

I just read a recent article from the Pew Research Center website, in which they report user behavior, by age–very interesting. The article can be found here. The article details how users are increasingly becoming more aware of how their … Continue reading

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