As more and more companies begin to offer employment opportunities in the social media world, many of us are trying to figure out how to get a foot in the door. This unofficial guide created by Columnfivemedia with Mindflash, will set you on the straight path to employment.
With one in three small businesses using social media, its no longer enough to just have a website, small businesses must have a social media presence, too. Don’t know where to start? This cheat sheet done by Columnfivemedia in collaboration withFlowtown will help you navigate the major social media sites on the web.
Social media has become a mainstay for all things business and personal. Businesses are using it for marketing and customer engagement: consumers use it for networking, entertainment, and more. This infographic done by Columnfivemedia in collaboration with Zendesk, looks at how groups are starting to use the platform for customer support.
Ever wonder how companies are using your social media profile to screen their employees? We’ve found the answers. This infographic done by Columnfivemedia withMindflash, will teach you just how companies are finding out everything they need to know about you through social media, and how you can ensure that you never get hired.
Facebook is the largest photo-sharing site in the world. Recently, Facebook started using Tag Suggestions, which uses face-recognition software to suggest people’s names to tag in pictures without their permission. In this infographic done by Columnfivemedia with Zone Alarm, take a look at how the software works, privacy concerns and some tips on how to avoid unwanted tagging.
2011 was a whirlwind year. And with the explosion of social media outlets like Twitter, it’s been exponentially easier for us to keep up with what’s been going on in the world. With everything from the Occupy Movement, to Osama bin Laden’s capture, to the passing of Apple’s leader, Steve Jobs, we’ve been able to stay informed and communicate with each other, down to the second. So as we begin a new year, what will we see when we look back on 2011? Here is 2011 in a nutshell in the words of Twitter, as well as what topics to expect in 2012.