Older Adults’ Use of Social Networks Growing Fast

A growing number of adults are logging onto social networks such as Facebook and Twitter to stay connected, according to a study released recently by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and America Life Project. In fact, for adults 50-64 years old, the use of social networking sites have jumped by 88% in the past year, […]

Bogus

Facebook users are on the horns of a dilemma: Blindly give away their personal information to any third-party app that interests them, or hoard their personal information and steer clear of all third-party apps. Facebook either can’t or won’t tell users which apps are safe and which are scams, so it’s apparently a case of […]

Feeling a Bit Overconnected? Join the Crowd…

Young people have done a good job of integrating technology into their lives, but they are also the ones who are most concerned about being over-connected. This finding is part a new report from the Pew Internet & American Life Project, The Mobile Difference, which discusses how different groups of American adults treat the latest […]

Facebook

For website masters, visibility in Facebook pages about the declared subject is one inherent advantage of Open Graph, as is the ability to communicate with users, via Facebook, who have declared they like the site’s subject matter. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg presents his vision of a cross-site social platform whose developmental state may already be […]

5 Quick Ways To Improve Your Facebook SEO

With reports that Facebook sees more traffic than Google, it makes sense that many SMB owners are getting serious about setting up shop on the hip social networking site. Take the proper steps to increase your SEO efforts on your Facebook site. More Information For more information go to: http://smallbiztrends.com/2010/03/5-quick-ways-to-improve-your-facebook-seo.html

What ‘ThugLife’ Can Teach Us About Twitter

This ignored demographic shows what you can learn when you look beyond social-media elites. It leads us to another valuable lesson, this one for marketers People like to have fun and be entertained wherever they are — even Twitter. More Information For more information go to: http://adage.com/digitalnext/article?article_id=141994