Grandparents Are Going Social

Grandparents Are Going Social

If you think someone on Facebook sounds just like your mother – or grandmother – it might not be your imagination. An unlikely group has emerged on the social media scene: Grandparents. A recent study showed that 22 percent of… Read more »

Customer Magnetism Review: The Power of Facebook

Customer Magnetism Review: The Power of Facebook

Customer Magnetism Review is a monthly blog feature. We review various events, websites and products that you might want to check out – or not. It’s our way of keeping you up to date on the Internet’s latest. Over the… Read more »

LinkedIn Goes Public This Week

LinkedIn Goes Public This Week

LinkedIn is planning to launch its Initial Public Offering (IPO) later this week. The business-related social networking site is one of a handful of Internet-related companies taking the big step this year, and there are several on its heels that… Read more »

YouTube Improves Creator Content With Contests

YouTube Improves Creator Content With Contests

YouTube has decided it’s time to up the skill level of content providers on its video sharing website. With more than 2 billion videos viewed every day, it is apparently looking to improve its content. It took an interesting approach…. Read more »

Happy Birthday, Twitter!

Happy Birthday, Twitter!

Five years ago this week, one of the most popular social networking websites was born. After a group of people built a prototype of what is now Twitter.com, the first post, called a tweet, was made by Jack Dorsey on… Read more »

12 Buzzwords to (pleeease) Abandon in 2011

12 Buzzwords to (pleeease) Abandon in 2011

We’ve all heard them – the sparkling diamonds of elusiveness that differentiate the real “gurus” from your garden variety business folk. Buzzwords: the heinous little clichés haunting conference rooms, social media networks, and conversations everywhere – all too often used… Read more »

2011: Ringing in the New Year

2011: Ringing in the New Year

In the past year, we at Customer Magnetism have had a lot of fun exploring the ins and outs of search engine optimization, social media and other Internet news on our weekly blog. As the new year rolls in, we… Read more »