Tag Archives: Social Media

The Dark Side of Social Media Just Got Darker

There is no shortage of content on the mental and emotional hazards of social media, all readily found in…uh…social media. Yet this dark cloud is getting darker by recent studies, supported by qSample’s own finding. It’s casting a larger shadow … Continue reading

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Facebook could fade out like a disease, math model says

Search query data for “Facebook” and “MySpace” obtained from Google Trends overlaid on top of each other. Facebook is like an infectious disease, experiencing a spike before its decline, according to US researchers who claim the social network will lose … Continue reading

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Impostor

Recently I learnt of fake social network profile impersonating me, which contained my profile photograph and some information about me. I reported the case and got the fake profile blocked , what surprised me was to see my profile impersonated … Continue reading

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How Social Media Moves Consumers From ‘Sharing’ To ‘Purchase’

Vision Critical’s recently published study, From Social to Sale provides some answers to exactly how a company’s social media strategy could be tailored to drive sales. Using interviews from almost 6,000 participants, the company evaluated social media purchasing against participation … Continue reading

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The Social Media Advertising Ecosystem Explained

The media constellation has become increasingly fractured. The Web produced the initial fissure, but mobile created new cracks in the landscape. Today, no single medium earns more than 45% of our media consumption. How can you solve this problem? Social … Continue reading

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