Lately the NYC Police Department has went through a Twitter shitstorm. NYC citizens where asked to share their good experiences with NYC policemen but instead they illustrated cruelty. Today Mr. Tumin, the deputy commissioner for strategic interviews plans to respond back with a new Facebook and Twitter initiative.
As most of us use Google several times a week. So it can really pay of to know all the tricks to an effective search! Especially if you are looking for specific information maybe even from a specific source. You can save yourself a lot of time, if you just know which phases and symbols to add to the search box. Take a look at how to “Google like a Boss”. Read the rest of the article
US Airways is currently getting a lot of attention on their Twitter account after an employee responded to an unsatisfied customer with a porn picture! In this case, I really don’t think that bad publicity is better than no publicity.
Please be aware that the picture shown in this post is extremely offensive!
The anti-social trend has resulted in two new apps that help you avoid friends from your social networks. It could be the ex-boyfriend, a work colleague or specific family members. Both apps use data from your social networks to physically locate your friends and send you warnings.
Communities have always been powerful. Social media today enable us to build more strong communities. Without social media, many communities would never reach the same level of support and achievements. An incredible example is Danish Lina, who fights for battery hens’ rights to a green life. Social media enables Lina to reach out to thousands of Danes not only to inform, but also to find new homes for retired battery hens, whose only other destiny was to become mink forage.
Photo: Jørgen Hansen, fyens.dk
The phone is transforming into a tool that can be used in more complex processes. On the 4th of March, the first movie ever to be shot entirely by the use of an iPhone was released. It has lowered the barriers of entry for the film industry. I predict a signifiant industry change ahead.
Since WhatsApp was bought by Facebook back in February, the debate has been intense as people discussed whether the app was actually worth the $19 billion that Facebook paid for the app. Today WhatsApp indirectly responds to back to critics with an announcement on Twitter. A new record has been made. The users of the instant messaging app have sent no less than 20 milliard messages in just 24 hours.
The Danish travel agency Spies is encouraging Danes to have more sex. The birth rate is declining, so the campaign suggests that Danes ‘do it’ on a vacation without any protection. Every couple who can prove that they got pregnant during a Spies vacation participates in the competition of baby supplies. Spies’ video has gone viral and is drawing renewed attention to Denmark.
“Google only loves you when everyone else loves you first” - Wendy Piersall
“Good SEO work only gets better over time. It’s only search engine tricks that need to keep changing when the ranking algorithms change.”
- Jill Whalen
“My rule of thumb is build a site for a user not a spider.” - Dave Nailer