It’s time for crowd funding

Entrepreneurs today are fortunate to have tools that can help their startups, such as social media, incubators, mentors and crowd funding. Crowd Funding is the practice of funding a project or venture by raising many small amounts of money from a large number of people, typically via the Internet If you have an idea or a small business,Continue reading “It’s time for crowd funding”

Hootsuite University

Hootsuite University is part of Hootsuite online courses that includes a variety of lectures related to social media trends, best practices, and the latest in the industry. The lectures are video based and are easy to understand.  Many of the videos are in Spanish in addition to the English language. The lectures are also industryContinue reading “Hootsuite University”

What it takes to be an online community manager

Originally posted on Social Media Scoop:
In the recent social media marketing talk at of the Certified Digital Marketer (CDM) Program, Jason Cruz, Director of Community Management of MRM Worldwide Manila stresses the importance of an online community manager whose personality fits the brand’s social media persona. http://ift.tt/1qR97y9

Facebook Edge rank is dead!

EDGE RANK is the name commonly given to the ALGORITHM that Facebook uses to determine what should be displayed in a user’s NEWS FEED. As of 2011. Facebook has stopped using the EDGE RANK term INTERNALLY to refer to its NEWS FEED RANKING ALGORITHM. EDGE RANK used to be straight forward with 3 main components andContinue reading “Facebook Edge rank is dead!”

What is the ideal length of online content?

You might have noticed lately that some posts on Facebook might get more engagement than others in the same page. The same goes with Twitter and LinkedIN. After studying the behavior of Fans and Followers on social media using sources like Social Bakers, Quintly and BufferApp, the following are the ideal length to post onContinue reading “What is the ideal length of online content?”

Securing people’s Facebook accounts

Originally posted on SocialNetGate – Social Media Management:
Facebook Now Checks and Notifies Users if Passwords Have Been Stolen In a bid to keep its users’ accounts safe, social networking site Facebook has created an automated service that monitors the web for stolen email addresses and passwords. The service checks credentials to see if they…

Top 7 things to do to increase your Twitter Followers base

If you are new to Twitter or have been using the micro blog site for a while, getting new followers is probably one of your priorities. The following are my top 7 things to do to increase your followers base for your personal account 1. Have a clear personal profile and back ground image. TweepsContinue reading “Top 7 things to do to increase your Twitter Followers base”

مقابلة سكاي نيوز العربية

أجرت محطة سكاي نيوز العربية البريطانية مقابلة عن انتشار الشائعات في الأردن، خلال الفترة الماضية، وأصبحت بفضل وسائل التواصل الاجتماعي قوة ضغط كبيرة، تسهم في تشكيل الرأي العام في عدد من القضايا، لكن الحكومة الأردنية تقول إن للحرية، مسؤولية  وطنية ينبغي احترامها. بالرغم ان التقرير لم يشمل تفاصيل المقابلة وعن التوصيات التي اقترحتها للحد من هذة الإشاعاتContinue reading “مقابلة سكاي نيوز العربية”