When was the last time you were on the playground scrapping it out with a rival? Probably a few years ago. That proud tradition of ‘dukes up’ has not lost its punch (pun intended) in the digital world. Rivals clash every day but this week the news is all about how Snapchat is taking its pound of flesh our of Instagram’s hide. How and why?
This is a big news show as much is happening in social media this week. You may be asking is Vine dead or alive? The answer is ‘yes’ and ‘yes.’ If you remember Google+ with fond nostalgia then it’s time to revisit the newest features including Hiding, Zooming, and Events. Maybe one of the most exciting creations is on YouTube with a new revenue product called SuperChat. Whether you are trying to get promoted by influencers or increase your revenue income on YouTube, this could have positive benefits.
Today’s Social Solutions Show is all about new technologies that were unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas last week. Ken Herron was there in person and his jaw is still not fully in place after seeing what’s coming and what’s available now!
Get ready to learn more about IoT (Internet of Things), AI (Artificial Intelligence, VR (Virtual Reality), AR (Augmented Reality), and MR (Mixed Reality). But the device who won Ken’s heart was Kuri, a cute beyond words robot who will be your family’s best friend and protector.
If you are like most small business owners and entrepreneurs, you are overwhelmed with the options to market your brand. Traditional options like newspaper, local radio or direct mail are still viable but expensive. Digital options like email marketing, social media or online advertising are highly recommended but confusing. Where do you start? How much should you spend? Who will do it? How will I know if it’s working?
The latest news about Vine soon to become Vine Camera. Important? Yes, because it looks like it’s here to stay and with some cool new features. Facebook may be putting their toe in the podcast water with the introduction of Live Audio. Wondering why your posts on LinkedIn aren’t getting enough attention? Maybe it’s because you don’t have the right formula for headlines and topics.
Is there a difference between live-streaming and live broadcasting? The answer is yes, but does it really matter which you use? And looking back on some rather famous predictions for 2016, did Mark Zuckerberg achieve everything he set out to do?
Steve Lee, owner of Modern Life Network, is the quintessential entrepreneur. Quiet by nature, but undeterred in his quest to start new ventures where he sees a need and where he can make money. The diversity of his ventures is impressive, but the stories behind them will inspire you to start the New Year by launching your new business.