Articles in the category Social Business

Where Social Meets Real World – 5 Ways to Generate Social Engagement

Social engagement is often used as a yardstick to judge your blog, with visible counts on social media icons and boasts of city-sized email subscriber lists being used to boost credibility. As a result, generating social engagement has become an important, but time-consuming task for every blogger. Being active on social channels is essential, but […]

15 Content Marketing Influencers to Follow on Twitter

As much as just about everyone has diversified in their social media efforts over the course of these last few years, Twitter continues to be one of the top sources of information. This is especially true when you want to keep up with the latest trends and hottest up-to-the-minute news stories. It’s immediate, it’s authentic […]

Promote Your Business Through Social Media Coupon Campaigns

Shoppers are attracted to bargains like moth to a flame. Plus, this has gained quite a reputation on the internet nowadays. Customers like to research the market and prioritize discounts and coupons which may be beneficial for them (although not always for the shop owners). However, when executed properly, coupon deals and discounts may actually […]

How College Students Can Start a Home Business

College education is very expensive these days particularly if you’re in the western world. In the U.S., for instance, the average tuition for school year 2015-2016 based on data from the College Board was pegged at $32,405 at private colleges and $23,893 for out-of-state residents attending public universities. Prestigious universities can charge more at more […]

Lessons from Business Owners Who Successfully Leveraged Social Media

Certainly, social media use has become more widespread with both consumers and small businesses. Despite the increased popularity of all sorts of social networking sites, many small business owners find that they just really can’t find a way to leverage their efforts into increased revenue. In fact, Forbes reported on a study that found 60 […]

Twitter’s Moments Move Shows Importance of Interaction Online

The world of social media is a wonderful place to play. Between the trending topics, viral videos and hashtags you get to see everything from the sublime to the ridiculous. Indeed, from Akira Miyagawa’s Symphony No. 5/Mambo No. 5 mash-up to Kanye West getting snubbed by IKEA, the internet is awash with social media gems that keep us […]

Did You Know You Can Turn Your Social Media Obsession Into A Career?

We are obsessed with social media and obviously we aren’t the only ones. With millions of users sharing their lives on various channels from Facebook and Twitter to Instagram and Snapchat, many of us are dreaming on how to turn that social media obsession and turn it into a lucrative career. While it may sound […]

Chipotle Is Trying to Win Customers Back with Free Beer

For all the value of an eight dollar burrito the size of my head, it’s difficult to justify eating at Chipotle Mexican Grill. After the March 2008 hepatitis outbreak, I became cautious. After the April 2008 norovirus outbreak, I started having second thoughts. After the February 2009 campylobacter jejuni outbreak, I said “What the fuck is campylobacter jejuni, and should […]