As people, we are still coming to terms with the losses of the November 13 attacks in Paris. As small business owners and solopreneurs, we are often at a loss for how to respond on social media, whether or not we are personally impacted. On today’s Social Solutions Show, joining me from the U.K., special guest co-host Jules Serkin and I will share the best practices with you that will not only contribute to relief efforts but keep you and your business from inadvertently causing further grief.
As the United States celebrates our Veterans, we would like to join the chorus by honoring them through the channels that we know best. The Social Solutions Show is dedicated today to the men and women who have served to keep our country safe. A portion of this show will provide insights on the ways that Veterans themselves and those wanting to connect with them can use social media.
It’s hard to believe but the biggest news today in social media in the replacement of Favorite as a choice on Twitter for a Heart. If you’re wondering why, you are not alone – will it shift the tide of engagement (or lack thereof) on Twitter? Twitter is on the move with other changes including a link between your Vine account and Twitter profile – easier, more obvious, and a must use tool.
If you listen to the news or watch the stock value, you may recognize that there are some who have lost faith in Twitter. But if you are seriously looking to take advantage of this amazing platform, then listen up, because they are introducing features that will make you look like a rock star in your industry!
It’s hard to believe it’s been 30 years since Marty McFly became a household name. The predictions seemed ‘far out’ and not likely to happen but look at where we are today. Yes, we don’t have hoverboards but we do have drones. Yes, the newspaper said the Cubs won the World Series on Oct 21 2015, but that’s not likely to happen, but they are in the playoffs! But when it comes to marketing, smart businesses are taking advantage of the Back to the Future fever and so should you.
As LinkedIn roles out the new rules for Groups, users worldwide are weighing in and the response is mixed. While the intention seems to make sense, the impact on group managers and members remains a topic of debate. On today’s Social Solutions Show #SoSoShow, Ken Herron and Carol McManus will bring you up to date and make recommendations for your groups strategy.