Want to Get Paid for Using Social Media?

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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

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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 […]

Facebook’s Celebrity App

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The latest in the string of weird applications hitting the App Store from social media giant Facebook (i.e. Slingshot and Poke), is Facebook’s celebrity app Mentions, which is creating lots of buzz in the tech world. What is Facebook’s Celebrity App? Since August 2003, Mentions has been tested, although most thought it was just another attempt to […]

The Next Snapchat

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In the world of 1.2 million apps available on the App Store, it can be hard to tell which will be the next Snapchat. Snapchat is the one app developers have been trying to catch up to, as it’s fan base is primarily millennials. What is Snapchat and why you should care? In case you don’t […]

Who Are Snapchat Users?

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On Monday, we investigated the business challenges for brands using Snapchat. Today we look more closely at the app’s user base. Snapchat users send 400 million photos and videos each day. A study conducted earlier this year by marketing company Sumpto investigated the app’s user base. It found that 77% of college students use Snapchat at least once per […]