social media


Teens Think They're Staying Safe From Online ID Theft--But Their Friends Aren't

9:00 am, August 29, 2013

Only 11% of teens surveyed admit being too lackadaisical about protecting their online identity. Parents may have to make sure.


No One Wants to Read Your Highbrow Science Links

12:59 pm, April 03, 2013

People like reading about Kim Kardashian, but really don’t want to admit it, including by sharing articles online.


Key Social Media Phrases to Get Customers Clicking

12:09 pm, March 01, 2013

Effective status updates can be tricky, but our experts have ways to inspire clients to click through.


Hashtag That: Now You Send Can Cash Through Twitter

11:52 am, December 13, 2012

Talk about shortening up your “to do” list. This shortens some of it to 140 characters.


How Five Minutes on Facebook Gives You Credit Card Debt

10:00 am, November 18, 2012

Trying to trim your spending and your waistline? You had better ex out of Facebook!


Email--Not Social Media--Largest Driver of Online Purchases

3:10 pm, May 03, 2012

Twice as many people have made purchases, or were led to make purchases, through email compared to Facebook and texting.


Over One in Two Consumers "Ditched" Purchase Due to Customer Service Issues

11:07 am, May 02, 2012

Consumers are increasingly voicing frustration over social media, too.


The Federal Reserve Is on Twitter & That's a Bad Idea

1:30 pm, March 15, 2012

Even the farsighted Founding Fathers could not have foreseen this – the Fed is now on Twitter! But I wonder – does anyone really need a “cool Fed” or a “fab ...


Facebook Posts May Predict Unemployment Trends

5:00 pm, March 13, 2012

A study has found that four to five months after an increase in negative chatter about money, the unemployment rate ticked up.

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