Articles with the tag social media

Corgis Take Over California Beach

It was an adorable sight at one California beach. More than 500 Corgis converged on Huntington Beach to celebrate the annual So Cal Corgi Beach Day. With so much cuteness, the humans in attendance took to social media to share their snapshots of the furry companions. #MyDayInLA was spent surrounded by CORGIS!!! This must be […]

WWE Diva, AJ Retires Expectedly, Fans Speculate

It was a shock to WWE fans everywhere. On Friday, the WWE announced that Diva champion wrestler, AJ Lee had decided to retire from in-ring competition. BREAKING: AJ Lee (April Mendez) has decided to retire from in-ring competition with WWE. We wish AJ the very best. — WWE (@WWE) April 3, 2015 The sudden announcement […]

The Tale Of The “Like” Button [Video]

Social media plays a huge role in our life. Selfies and statuses consume our days. Artist, Levni Yilmaz takes a tongue in cheek look at our obsession with getting those “likes.” The video questions society’s obsession with being liked on social media. He says many feel the amount of positive feedback will help fill the […]

Trans* Visibility Day Creates Beauty and Love on Social Media

On March 31, the Trans* flag flew free and proud over social media skies as users on Twitter and Tumblr came forth in all their glorious, resplendent selves this International Transgender Day of Visibility. Before we continue with this post, first, a quick primer from our friends over at It’sPronouncedMetrosexual: Got it? Great! Let’s continue. […]

Teenager Performs Impossible Guitar Solo [Video]

Dragon Force’s Through The Fire And The Flames is nearly impossible to play on Guitar Hero, much less with a real guitar. One teenage girl puts all of us to shame and slays the intense guitar solo with her Endorsé Vigier, French guitar. It’s the video you gotta see. At only 15 years old, Tina […]

Harrison Ford Fans Send Love, Well Wishes And Memes

The support is pouring in for actor, Harrison Ford, as he recovers from a plane crash. On Thursday, Harrison Ford was forced to emergency crash land his vintage airplane into a California golf course. While he was seriously injured, sources say they were not life-threatening and he will make a full recovery. His son even […]

Instagram Is Being Taken Over By #Menandcoffee

Social media is constantly trending with strange fads and ideas. For example, last month Design Taxi introduced us to an Instagram page called ‘HotDudesReading’. The page featured sneaky snapshots of men reading on the train and subway. Well, it seems the obsession with cute guys has caught on. Introducing, ‘Menandcoffee’, an Instagram page featuring pictures […]

Thousands of Facebook Users Fall For Porn Video Virus

No, your friend did not post a porn video to their Facebook. Don’t even get curious and click on it. At least 11,000 Facebook users found themselves victims of the latest social media hacking scheme. According to ItPro, the malware tricks people into clicking on a friend’s infected site link with promises of a porn […]

Do You Suffer From ‘Selfie Syndrome?’

With the news of Kim Kardashian’s Selfie book coming out, it seems as if the ‘selfie’ obsession is at an all time high. Even the socialite has confessed to being addicted to selfies. But could the selfie fad be turning us all into narcissists or maybe, something even more dangerous. Do you suffer from ‘selfie […]

WhatsApp Now Available on the Web

For many people, the hugely popular WhatsApp has all but replaced conventional text messaging as a way of communicating with friends. It’s easy, it works no matter what sort of smartphone you’re using and it can be a lot more cost-effective than a traditional texting plan. Now, the app is set to expand its sights […]

Hugh Hefner Dead? Internet Explodes Over Rumors

Hugh Hefner found dead of natural causes on Sunday night. Or at least that is what one fake news website says. The fake website, nbctoday.co, misled social media users into believing the Playboy mogul had died. The website, which many mistook for the legit news source, NBC, took users to a link to the fake […]

Move Over Feminists, Meninists Are Here

The meninist movement is underway. Men across the world are taking a stand. Tired of the struggles of being a man in the 21st century? Well mister, this movement is for you. The movement, if it can be called that, has found its strongest platform of support in social media, specifically Twitter. The #meninist hashtag […]

Best Buy Apologizes For Insensitive ‘Serial’ Tweet

The electronic retail giant, Best Buy, is apologizing after the company posted a tweet about the popular podcast, Serial. What was meant as a marketing tactic seem to backfire on Best Buy’s social media team.   The newly released podcast series tells the nonfiction stories of murder cases. The newest episode centers around the 1999 murder […]

5 Ways How DIY Experts Can Increase Leads Using Social Media

To provide help to people with their home improvement needs or personal projects, DIY experts – from people who do plumbing to those who perform asbestos removal – will need to effectively reach out to their target market. One of the better ways of doing this is by connecting with online users using social media. If you’re […]

Are Facebook Apps Keeping Track of More Than They Should?

Your privacy while you use your smartphone has become even more of a hot button issue over the course of this year — and it seems like Facebook might be the next company to step into the firing lines. A Reddit user has found evidence that both the company’s flagship app and its ‘Messenger’ counterpart might […]

10 Nineties Celebrities with More Twitter Followers Than You Would Expect

With the rise of social media services like Twitter, people are able to follow the daily lives of celebrities in ways that they never have before—even after the peak the peak of a star’s career. Some celebrities who have been out of the limelight for some time still find themselves enjoying a healthy following on Twitter. […]

How Social Media Can Make Your Business Competitive Internationally

Social media gurus are to be found everywhere you look, and due to that, some business owners might have had the feeling that social media is merely a hype, a bubble that can burst any time. While there might be a grain of truth to that, there is no denying that social media plays a […]

A Game of Social Thrones: When Social Platforms Go At It

In the Game of Thrones, you either play or you die. Something similar can be said in the Game of Social, don’t you think? Well, the guys at Hootsuite seem to think so, and they came up with their own video of how the Game of Social Thrones is played; or at least the opening […]