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Facebook introducing new service similar to Groupon

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Facebook, is testing a new business platform that will help it to venture into business deals with local small businesses in selected cities. Earlier in the month, the social networking giant wrote on its wall, “We’re testing a new Deals feature that brings you offers from nearby businesses, which

How Facebook become so powerful – A Facebook Tale

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When you hear about facebook, you think of it as an entity paramount in revolutionizing the world of social networking or as a site that set another milestone in the world of internet and search engines. An unchallenged giant of social networking as of now, facebook has all the

The Twitter buy-off and the Lessons Learnt from It

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Rumor has it the second time over, that Google and Facebook are in “low level” talks with Twitter for business acquisition.  Several businesses and analysts have been thinking of the pros and cons of this move and the impact it will have on the two business giants. Another important

3 reasons why ‘The Social Network’ won Golden Globe Awards

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The Social Network is certainly the flavor of the season, having won four awards at the 68th Golden Globe Awards. The awards for Best Drama, Best Director (David Fincher), Best Screenplay (Aaron Sorkin) and Best Score (Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross) were all bagged by The Social Network.I won’t

You can now promote and advertise business on Twitter!

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Twitter has launched a new site known as “Twitter for Business”. The site looks like an expanded version of Twitter 101; an online business guide which was launched back in July of 2009. The site, which is available at /business.twitter.com, opens up its previously limited advertising products and lets

Share quick & make brand promotion stick with the new LinkedIn Share Button

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LinkedIn has finally gone the Twitter and Facebook way – possibly a step further – and introduced a LinkedIn Share buttonthrough which users can share information or content on their profiles as well as on LinkedIn Groups.  I know … I know that such forums for brand positioning were

The famous and the forgettables of Google & Twitter- 2010

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Google’s annual most searched list – the Google Zeitgeist is out! Celebrities, movies, music and chat sites dominate the list. The US list of’ fastest rising’ and the ‘fastest falling’ is exactly half similar to the global searches with a few positional changes of course. IPad may have come

The Brand image contest – and the winner is…Customer loyalty!

Picture this: You are the owner of ‘Successfully Successful’ – an imaginary company that has everything going right for it. Your branding strategies are impeccable – you believe that ‘new’ never gets ‘old’ and regularly update your gradually increasing products and services catalog, you diligently make your presence felt

Social Media – for friendship or business marketing?

Those of you who start, spend and end their day on social networks, use it for online business opportunities and take pride in their rapidly widening virtual friend/follower-circle, am sure you haven’t missed two ‘gasp, choke and splutter’ events related to social media, that each of the past two

Online business opportunities on Social Media – The Facebook Marketplace

As a teenager I loved the garage sales in my neighborhood primarily because they stimulated and satiated my curiosity. I have purchased some really amazing stuff from these sales over the years and some of them still stay with me, as fond collectibles. As an adult I got to