Clickbait on Facebook Is Going Away & It Will Blow Your Mind Why

clickbait on facebook

Does that headline look familiar to you? Many websites use similar headlines (i.e. You’ll Never Believe This Weight Loss Secret…) to draw users on social media to click on to their site. This is known as clickbait. Facebook announced yesterday that the site plans to get rid of clickbait in an effort to improve people’s […]

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 […]

What is a Reasonable Wait Time at a Restaurant?

reasonable wait time for a restaurant

Did you know restaurants have wait lists an average of 6.6 hours per week, with the average wait time being 23 minutes? This begs the question of a what reasonable wait time at a restaurant should be? Our guest this week wants to lower that number significantly- so he named his startup NoWait. NoWait is […]

The Future of Location Based Apps

future of location based apps

While we’ve all heard of Foursquare and checking in on Facebook, the future of location based apps reaches much further. Geofencing, in-store mapping and location-based ads have all seen their time to shine recently, and have a bright future ahead of them. Location Based Apps Now The idea of a SoMoLo customer base has been […]