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Shareaholic reports referral traffic on social media both up and down
Monday, 27 Jan, 2014 – 4:39 | No Comment

Shareaholic released a report that covers referral traffic data from the eight largest social media sites. This report covers the fourth quarter of 2013 (September-December). Some social platforms were up, others were down. The list …

Small businesses the future of Facebook
Friday, 29 Nov, 2013 – 7:33 | No Comment

Facebook has one million advertisers onboard, which is twice the number of advertisers on its platform from the previous year, revealed Dan Levy, Director of Small Businesses at Facebook.

Chirpify teams up with non-profit groups
Friday, 16 Aug, 2013 – 9:27 | No Comment

Greater Giving, a unit of Global Payments Inc., which provides credit card payment processing and fundraising solutions, has joined forces with Chirpify, the only social commerce platform that allows entities to buy, sell, fundraise and pay in-stream in Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Facebook hires first CMO
Monday, 5 Aug, 2013 – 6:23 | No Comment

Facebook’s VP of Product Marketing, Eric Antonow, left the company, so they have been looking for a replacement. To do so, they created the Corporate Marketing Officer position, showing that they’re growing into new realms …

Facebook Home makes any Android phone a ‘people phone’
Monday, 8 Apr, 2013 – 7:27 | No Comment

Facebook announced its new app for Android called Home.  The app is more than just another Facebook App update, however.  It’s basically a takeover app that makes your phone into a wholly new device.
It has …

Facebook smartphone in the works
Friday, 5 Apr, 2013 – 4:45 | No Comment

A smartphone owner is likely to log in to his Facebook account through the mobile device rather than via a desktop computer. With this in mind, the social networking giant thought it may be time to design a smartphone specially designed for Facebook.

Chirpify expands to Facebook
Friday, 22 Mar, 2013 – 7:27 | No Comment

Facebook is everybody’s friend. Chirpify, an e-commerce platform that allows people to sell, buy and donate via social media sites, can now be added to the growing list of enterprises linked to the social network.

E-commerce still has plenty of room to grow
Friday, 8 Feb, 2013 – 7:43 | No Comment

While it’s not difficult to imagine the demise of traditional retail outlets given the convenience of shopping online, the truth is that online shopping still comprises just a small slice of America’s retail sector.

Facebook and Pinterest square off in e-commerce
Thursday, 20 Dec, 2012 – 9:22 | No Comment

Social media startup Pinterest is competing against the world’s largest social network Facebook for a slice of the lucrative online shopping industry, according to research by software company Adobe.

Wall posts on blocked Facebook friends can never be deleted
Friday, 28 Sep, 2012 – 9:30 | No Comment

A Facebook bug has been found recently that lets you create posts on your friends’ walls that can never be deleted.

Not all Facebook apps secure your personal information
Friday, 7 Sep, 2012 – 10:29 | No Comment

Are you sure that all the applications you install on Facebook are secured? You better think twice, as some of them can post things to your account without your permission.

Facebook discloses acqui-hires and patents spending for 1H 2012
Friday, 3 Aug, 2012 – 9:13 | No Comment

Facebook has been recognised for making startup acquisitions, also known as acqui-hires, but the costs it incurs for every deal is usually kept in the closet.