[Infographic] The Best Times to Interact on Social Media

What time is best for optimal interaction on different social media services is hotly debated, but this infographic from Kissmetrics illustrates “social timing” and can help determine when best to publish content for maximum impact. The blog also breaks down some of the finer points of the data: 5PM Eastern Time is the best time […]

Zynga Hires Nearly 100 Employees In Dublin

Cityville creator Zynga has amassed more than 250 million monthly Facebook gamers and now the company has made plans to expand their social gaming empire by hiring nearly 100 new employees in Dublin. The nearly four year old company has announced the launch of their European headquarters in Dublin, Ireland a move seen as a […]

Facebook Credits Goes Global, 13 Countries Being Added In July

Facebook has announced that their Facebook Credits system will be offered globally in July, expanding their virtual currency into 13 countries throughout Latin America and Asia. Facebook Credits are used to purchase in-game and in-app add-ons and for other purchasing purposes on the social network. The system, launched in 2010 in the United States has […]

Former White House Press Secretary Hired By Facebook

When President Bill Clinton was working through his second term and had to deal with that whole pesky Monica Lewinsky scandal it was then Press Secretary Joe Lockhart who handled questions from media outlets and now he has headed in a new direction, announcing his employment with social network Facebook. Lockhart has agreed to join […]

Facedrink, It Gives You Social Energy

So many Facebook updates. So many tweets. So many check-ins… Keeping up with your social media life can be an exhausting endeavor. But who wants to drink coffee or shoot a 5-Hour-Energy. I don’t know about you, but I only consume products that are associated with my favorite social media platforms. Luckily for me, I […]

[Social Travel] Hilton Offers Deep Discount Facebook Sale

Liking your favorite and most used brands on Facebook serves more of a purpose than just making your profile more well-rounded- if you tend to use a certain brand or product often, keeping Facebook tabs on the company can ensure you don’t miss out on great, targeted promotions advertised on social media sites. Travel is […]

Children’s Social Network ‘Everloop’ Raises $3.1 Million

Children’s social networking firm Everloop which focuses on members from the age of 8-13 has raised $3.1 million during a recent round of funding. The company has raised money in the pass during early angel funding, however this newest round proves that their concept is admired by at least some investors in the social networking […]

Facebook Launching IPO In Q1 2012, $100B Valuation Expected [CNBC Report]

CNBC is confident that social network Facebook will officially launch their initial public offering (IPO) in Q1 2012 and the financial network is estimating a company valuation of $100 billion. According to the network the site at the time of the IPO will have 500 private shareholders which will require the SEC to demand a […]