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The Paradox Of The World Wide Web

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What if the world wide web is not really what it says it is? If the arrival of internet communication has allowed us to connect with anyone or anything, anywhere in the world, why do we ultimately find ourselves engaging with news, information and people that are hyperlocal, and have a connection to us either geographically or socially?

Technology

Nextdoor - The Next Big Hyperlocal Social Network?

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Every single day, it feels like something will come along and be the next big social network that takes over, and today we cover another pretender to that post. The site is called Nextdoor and rather than focus on one huge social network, it aims to connect people within their neighborhoods to each other.

Social

The One Social Network That Drives ROI That Nearly All Brands Ignore

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When you think about the main social networks, most people are in agreement that there are four main players... LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. While most brands and businesses spend a fortune on advertising and creative campaigns on social media, there is one huge opportunity staring everybody in the face that is waiting to be exploited.

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66% of Social Network Users Ignore Political Posts That They Disagree With

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One of the results of social media is that you get to see many different aspects of a person's personality, and one aspect of this that may not crop up in everyday discussion is politics. The internet has become a medium for the discussion of politics - one only has to look at all the activity online...

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Growing up in the public eye: report shows privacy concerns amongst young

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A recent survey looks at the impact of social networks as we develop more 'anti-social' behaviour, removing friends and deleting comments from our profiles. This is all part of social learning as we use social networks more, but which group is the highest at risk here?

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Why is Facebook Driving Traffic to Rival Social Networks?

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As announced on the Facebook Developers Blog yesterday, there have been some early success stories for outside companies such as Pinterest, Fab.com and Foodily as a result of Timeline Apps and Open Graphs. Pinterest, the fast growing online pinboard social media site...

Social

Calm down, information overload is a good thing

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Information overload and social media fatigue are terms that are often bandied about negatively, with modern technology to blame. But is information overload actually a bad thing, or do we need to start thinking about it differently?

Marketing

On the Same Day Facebook 'Actions' Launches, Google+ Introduces More New Features

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While the internet is abuzz with news of Facebook's new 'actions' that rolled out today, Google+ have also launched some new features to their social networking offering. Google+ have been actively enhancing their product since the new year...

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Study Finds That Your Facebook Profile Is Truer To Life Than People Think

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A study has found that your Facebook behaviour closely mirrors your real-life personality, ReadWriteWeb reports. The study from the Department of Psychology at the University of Texas at Austin, entitled "Manifestations of Personality in Online Social Networks: Self-Reported Facebook-Related Behaviors...

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Crunch Time For Facebook

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I"ve always been massively bullish on Facebook over the years but there are a few signs over the last couple of months that there is a seismic shift happening at the company. The next quarter will be a huge one for Facebook with their IPO looming and the challenge of keeping close to a billion people happy...


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