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> Social Media is key for businesses small and large when using the Internet to drive success to their brick and mortar businesses. Considering the fact that brick and mortar retail businesses have been hit hard over the past few years, implementing a smart social media strategy can be more important than ever. Read the case studies in this infographic to spark your marketing creativity.
Why do you use social media? To connect with your fellow teachers or students? To exert influence over others? To simply stay connected? Whether you’re a person, represent a business, or simply still on the fence about reasons we use social media … this infographic is for you. It details the 5 biggest (and basic) reasons we use social media. I find it fascinating and an interesting take on the basic reasons behind our actions.
Social networking is more popular than ever — that’s why many teens want to get in on the action and will even lie about their age to do so. According to a recent study, 44% of teens have lied about how old they are online to access sites with age restrictions. More than three-quarters of today’s teens (76%) ages 12 to 17 use social networks. This ZoneAlarm infographic takes a look at just what teens are doing online and finds, among other things, that they are not being nice.
A very interesting summary of social media. It completely omitted FIDOnet, though, an extensive network of BBS' in the late 80's through the 90's. I ran the very popular "The Cactus Connection BBS" in Deer Valley, Arizona 1992-1993, a dedicated FIDOnet point.