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Matt Kapko
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The YouTube Nation of video creators, fans and businesses dedicated to the underworld of online video make VidCon a conference like no other. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki says the platform is being 'redone in a way that's never been done before.'
The YouTube Nation of video creators, fans and businesses dedicated to the underworld of online video make VidCon a conference like no other. YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki says the platform is being 'redone in a way that's never been done before.'
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The demand for social media skills is growing fast. If you are entering the workforce for the first time (or want a new challenge) building up your social media marketing skills is a good strategy. Below are the 15 best-paying places to launch your career.
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Hashtags are impossible to avoid on social media these days. Even after almost seven years of use, many users and brands remain confused about their actual role and purpose. Quick advice? #DontOverdoIt, #KeepItSimpleandConsistent and #BeTruetoYourself.
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Google+ was a late but welcomed arrival to social media scene about three years ago. However, Google's answer to Facebook has failed to provide real competition. Here's a look at 10 ways the search engine king as fallen down with Google+.
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Gamification is so much more than points and badges. In fact, by 2015, Gartner predicts that gamification to be the primary mechanism used by 40 percent of Fortune 1000 companies to transform business operations.
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Now that Twitter has finally made its redesigned profile page widely available, it's time to begin refreshing your profile and make the best of new features. Here are the top changes and tips you should keep in mind next time you use Twitter.
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The leading social media companies are outraged over NSA surveillance, but would that spying even be possible if Facebook, Google and Twitter weren't collecting data and selling it to online marketers? Social media companies unintentionally opened new windows for spies to creep into our lives, and their claims of innocence are insincere.
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Facebook's latest attempt to beat Snapchat at its own game feels more like a content-sharing boomerang than a slingshot, but so be it. Maybe Slingshot is a snappier way to get its point across and attract new users in the process.
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Businesses still struggle to hone in on the most appropriate social metrics. Far too many firms emphasize vanity metrics when there remains little agreement over the true value of a follower, friend, retweet, reblog, pin or like.
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Gartner analysts encourage CIOs and other IT executives to think more broadly and holistically about a digital workplace driven by mobile, social, cloud data technologies.
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An estimated 1,500 developers gathered last week at F8, Facebook's first conference in almost three years, to learn about the latest updates to social network's platform. The atmosphere throughout the event was that of a very grown-up and increasingly serious business.
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Senior Writer at CIO.com covering social media.
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    Journalism + History, 2001 - 2004
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