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7 Social Media Statistics that Might Surprise You

A few years ago, many people were asking the question, is social media a fad? Today, more and more businesses are relying on social media to complement their overall marketing plan. This is because social media is seen as a low cost alternative to traditional marketing. As a result, this makes it a very attractive option for businesses that don’t have a huge marketing budget to work with. In this article, I’m going

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Business Smartphones With the Longest Battery Life: 2015

A fast processor and a big display won’t get you very far if your business phone is always running out of juice. That’s why long battery life is crucial for anyone who uses a smartphone for work. Before you buy your next mobile device, read on for the smartphones that couple great productivity features with serious longevity. Note: Numbers represent battery life with continuous Web browsing over Wi-Fi.  Huawei Ascend

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Giovinco scores 3 goals, Toronto FC beats Orlando 4-1

TORONTO (AP) —Sebastian Giovinco scored three goals to take the MLS lead and break Toronto FC’s single-season record, leading the Canadian team to a 4-1 victory over Orlando City on Wednesday night. The 5-foot-4 Italian known as the Atomic Ant has 16 goals this season, one more than Columbus’ Kei Kamara. Giovinco broke the Toronto season record of 15 set by Dwayne De Rosario in 2010. ”It’s special every time

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30 TRICKS FOR INCREASING SOCIAL MEDIA ENGAGEMENT

The best thing about social media marketing is how easy it is to get free and organic brand awareness and website traffic. However, if you’re not getting much reach or engagement on your social media posts, then there really isn’t much that it can do for you. So what do you do? If you’re saying “Give up,” then you are wrong and the two of us need to have a serious

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How to Build Your Own Personal Brand on Social Media the Right Way

Whether or not you’re aware, you are living your own personal brand. Each and every day you are adjusting, shaping and molding your own brand to other people. What is a personal brand? It’s how you sell yourself and how others perceive you to be. Social media is the physical layout of our personal brand and it must be tampered with carefully to ensure that your personal brand is not

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Leafs deal takes pressure off Jonathan Bernier

If Jonathan Bernier is to be clear-headed to help the Maple Leafs the next couple of years, he can’t be playing under a contract cloud. That’s what both goaltender and general manager eventually agreed upon Sunday morning in a new deal that headed off the arbitrator and gives the Leafs a measure of protection in net until the summer of 2017. With so many questions about how the on-ice product

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Long-time rivals IBM and Apple join forces to sell MacBooks

Once considered nemeses in the early days of computers, tech giants IBM and Apple recently decided to set aside their differences in a historically contradictory partnership. The relationship between the two is much different now than it was in the 1980s. If you visited Apple’s campus in Cupertino, California today, you might be greeted by over 100 IBM employees found working on forthcoming iOS apps for IBM clientele — Citigroup,

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5 Reasons Content Marketing is More Than Just a Fad

Forget about the people reading your content. Instead of writing engaging content for your audience, just stuff a bunch of keywords into your copy and hire someone to buy backlinks to your site. This might sound ridiculous, but there was a time when this type of strategy would deliver you lots of search traffic. The actual content on each page of your site was of little importance as long as

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Why don’t some people use the Internet?

Senior citizens make up a huge chunk of those who abstain, but income, education, location and ethnicity also are factors, according to Pew Research. For the vast majority of people living in the US, Internet use is a given, an expectation, a norm. But about 15 percent still don’t turn to the Net at all, according to new data from Pew Research. That figure is down substantially from 2000 when

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5 Surefire Ways to Wreck Your Social Media Network

Technology has made staying in touch with personal and professional networks easier than ever before, whether it’s using contact-management software like Salesforce or social media channels like LinkedIn or Facebook. Today, a strong and vibrant online network is as valuable as a Rolodex was to a salesperson in the 1950s. But unlike the clunky rotating card file, these digital networks are easily destroyed. To protect your network (and you really

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