Want to Get Paid for Using Social Media?

get paid for using social media

Social media is now an ingrained part of our lifestyle and has been steadily evolving and expanding over the years. We all know of Facebook’s success and how they toppled Myspace. We’ve seen the rise of Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, etc. Two companies are attempting to become the next big thing and send Facebook packing. What is […]

My Summer of Facebook: Why Social Media is Social

social media is social

As an E.W. Scripps of Journalism at Ohio University student and an aspiring public relations and marketing professional, I’m active on nearly every social media. Some of my grades are even based on tweets, my title at NR Media group is ‘Social Media Specialist’ and I’m working towards a social media certificate. So why did I stop […]

How Pinterest Works

how pinterest works

Launched in 2010, Pinterest is a visual discovery tool that has quickly become a top social media in the world. The basic concept of Pinterest is to scroll through what seems like a never-ending screen of photos, quotes, infographics and more. When you see a ‘pin’ you like, you can ‘pin’ it to your Boards […]

Bored with social media. Are we?

You bored with social media?

In a time when we check Facebook when we’re bored, I recall a line from Harvey Danger’s smash hit, “Flagpole Sitta:” if you’re bored than you’re boring. I’m not talking about you, Reider reader (punny). I’m talking about the social networks. So have we really become bored with social media? The Landscape The article, Triumph of the […]

These Fortune 100 Brands on YouTube are Failing

Brands on YouTube

  Last week we covered the topic brands on YouTube that were best-in-class examples of great strategies for producing effective content. The week before, we talked about the success of reaction-based YouTubers. For this 3rd post in our mini series, we will analyze some of the largest brands on YouTube that are failing to take full […]