Facebook Hashtags make impression on their own way

Hashtag – The latest function of Facebook In order to be easier for users and advertisers to find hot spots of activities around specific events or related topics, Facebook indicated that it will begin to roll out the new feature on its social network called: “Hashtags”. What is Facebook hashtags? Hashtags — one or more words strung together with no spaces behind a “pound sign” (#). It is a form of metadata tag which enables users to follow specific topics…

Social networks 3Cs: Connecting – Constant – Continuous

In order to improve the ability to share and connect, social networks has become an important tool users can use to show off their personality. They can publish their hobbies, update photos, status, and discuss with friends in social networks. Nowadays, the popular features (e.g. camera, GPS) allow non-technical users to create simple or even complex content.  Social networking everywhere you go The community will soon realize that, mobile devices are not only the tools for creating content, for example,…

Things you should know about Facebook App Center

Facebook has made their official announcement of Facebook App center which aims to assist users to discover thousands of amazing apps (integrated on Facebook) on Web and Mobile.  Facebook App Center on Web and Mobile User-centered Approach Fundamentally, Facebook App Center will base on user’s habits to list the apps. Differentiating from Apple Store, users will see the apps that they are interested. Facebook App Center is expecting developers and development companies must not only care of how to push…

Brands Connecting with Social Media and iPhone Applications

The iPhone revolution brought by Apple immediately became part of the equation right after its launch. Now with iPhone 5 rumors just around the corner, App developers have their hands full with requirements by different marketers and brands for innovative apps. Huge brands noticed what iPhone applications if developed wisely can bring along with them and they immediately started leverage out it. The Apple App store that currently holds more than 300,000 apps and more than millions of users can…

Smartphone Solutions for Businesses via Social Media

The revolutionary prodigy brought in the mobile and wireless arena by Apple in the form of iPhone mobile handset; it came with different opportunities for thousands of app developers. This uber cool device has set the trends of style and upbeat apps, stored in the Apple App Store and defined the drift taken up by the app developers. The launch of Apple app store in 2008 created hype amongst the developers and till date it caters over 300,000 applications. Why…

Social Media: Are Your Social Conversations Delivering Value

Wow, it has been a busy couple of weeks.  I have had little time to write.  It’s funny as what is driving me the most nuts about this is my community is asking for information.  There are specific topics they want me to write about. They have questions and I haven’t had time to answer. I solidified an editorial calendar and have a good plan to deliver some solid content the next few weeks. The purpose of this post today…

When social media meets CRM

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There is a clear ROI case for improving customer experience with social media When UK-based interior furnishings company Habitat started using the online microblogging site Twitter earlier this year, executives at the company may well have applauded themselves for boldly embracing a new channel for marketing the company’s products to design-conscious consumers.   Members of the 14 million-strong Twitter community soon set them straight – in scathing messages of 140 characters or less. Habitat had committed a huge gaffe, by using…