Facebook Updated Its News Feed. Do You Still Care?

What has Facebook done for you lately?

What has Facebook done for you lately?

Recently, I was graced with a survey posted by Facebook in my news feed, about my news feed. As a social media enthusiast and marketer, I felt I should help them out, but found myself somewhat torn when they asked me if I wanted more content from Facebook Pages. Should I say “no,” so brands’ posts don’t clog up my feed, or “yes” in the hopes that my positive response might extend to my clients enjoying more organic reach?

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, 2013 Version

ToysRUs Hot Toy List 2013Are you ready for the holidays? This song to get you in the spirit was popularized in the good old days of 1951. In case you’re not familiar with “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas,” listen to Johnny Mathis sing it and read the outdated lyrics.

Just for fun, here’s what it might sound like today. Of course, it’ll be sung by One Direction featuring Macklemore (two popular artists of 2013). Continue reading

How to Use the Science of Persuasion in Social Media

Science of Persuasion

What are ways a person can persuade another?
Source: Secrets from the Science of Persuasion

For over 60 years, social scientists have studied ways people can influence other’s attitudes and actions. How can you use the “science of persuasion” in social media? Let’s take a look at six shortcuts people use to make a decision and respond positively.

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