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Part II: Emerging Social Networks

Here are some of the emerging networks to watch: TikTok is a mobile app that you can find wherever you download applications for your mobile device.  Vine, a similar mobile app that disappeared several years ago, offered the same concept to users who could record and publish short videos.  Facebook recently and quietly launched a similar competitive platform […]

Meetings and Google+: More Similar Than You Think?

As I pondered Google+ in preparation for the writing of this series, I was struck by the parallels between Google+ – its triumphs and tribulations – and meetings and events.  Here are several correlations that I found:  In the early days of my more active participation on Google+, I vividly remember being struck by how graphically […]

Strategies for Assessing Emerging Social Networks: Part II

All social media platforms started out as emerging networks: some have grown faster than others in recent years. Here’s a look at some of the leading emerging social networks in 2015: Snapchat:  A mobile app, Snapchat enables users to share photos, videos and texts at no charge. What differentiates Snapchat from other visually oriented social […]

What’s Next? Social Media Trends in 2014: Part One

As we race towards another new year, it’s important to look back on the advances and milestones that occurred in social media in 2013.  Visual sites like Instagram, Pinterest and Vine became part of mainstream marketing conversations and peoples’ daily activities.  LinkedIn reformatted its personal profile and Group pages and soared to over 200 million […]