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Domenick Scudera | Posted 06.09.2015 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

Franklin Graham took to Facebook to announce he is moving his accounts to another bank to protest the Wells Fargo commercial featuring a lesbian couple. He is boycotting Tiffany's because they are selling wedding rings to gay couples. So is it safe to assume that he will be moving his Facebook and Twitter and Google and YouTube accounts to other media? Friendster, maybe?

Here's What's Up With Google Photos

The Huffington Post | Damon Beres | Posted 05.28.2015 | Technology

You can get your hands on it now. But how new is it, really?

Should You Invest in Alternative Social Media Networks

Brett Relander | Posted 05.19.2015 | Business
Brett Relander

While there are certainly advantages associated with limiting your social media marketing to those sites where you know your audience tends to spend time, you should also consider that you could be missing potential business if you are not willing to consider alternative social media networks.

Why You Are Wasting Your Time on Social Media (and How to Fix It!)

Nika Stewart | Posted 02.17.2015 | Small Business
Nika Stewart

If you try to have a presence on too many networks, you dilute your efforts and end up delivering -- and receiving -- very little.

8 Ways to Make Social Media Work for You

John Rampton | Posted 12.16.2014 | Business
John Rampton

Too many businesses fail to do their research before diving into social media - and there are many ways to fail at social media. Follow these eight practices to set your business up for success on whatever platforms you decide to use.

3 Ways to Plan Digital Afterlife

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 11.18.2014 | Technology
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

Facebook, Google and Twitter all have different policies dealing with your digital afterlife. State laws are emerging in the social media afterlife world. That being said, here are 3 ways to plan your digital afterlife now.

What 7 Things Everybody Needs to Know About Google Search Optimization

Jon Rognerud | Posted 11.16.2014 | Small Business
Jon Rognerud

As one of the most visited websites around the globe, with over 12 billion searches sent through its engine per month and owning 67.5 percent of the U.S. search market, Google can play a huge role in the popularity of your own site. Whether it's business-related or you're just trying to establish yourself as a presence and brand online.

The Most Annoying Things About YouTube In 2014

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 06.30.2014 | Comedy

Two words: Google Plus. In their annual summary of the biggest complaints about YouTube, Barely Political nails everything that's wrong with the si...

Google+: A Playground For Predators? What Parents Need to Know

Sue Scheff | Posted 08.03.2014 | Parents
Sue Scheff

Parents may feel helpless in the shadow of the world's biggest Internet company, but we all have the power to change this, even if Google continues to be unwilling to make things right. Until Google lives up to its own "Do no evil" motto, it's up to parents to protect children.

Google+ Is Very Much Alive -- Here's Why

Matthew Rappaport | Posted 07.14.2014 | Technology
Matthew Rappaport

Did you hear the one about Google+ being dead, walking dead, on life support, in a coma, finished, going away, and kaput?

Google+ Isn't Dead. It's Just In A Coma And On Life Support

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 04.25.2014 | Technology

Google has not, and probably will never, announce that Google+ will be "sunsetted" (the company's favorite euphemism for killed off). But the Internet...

3 Steps to Perfecting the Right Social Media Mix for Your Small Business

Paul Proctor | Posted 06.16.2014 | Small Business
Paul Proctor

By now, many businesses recognize the advantages of social media: reach your audience for free or at a low cost, build your brand, and share your expertise.

Is Your Social Media Failing?

Scott MacFarland | Posted 06.08.2014 | Business
Scott MacFarland

Social media is moving at warp speed and most people who are charged with managing the content and distribution are not well equipped to handle the ever-changing social eco-system.

WATCH: Google+ And The Value Of Being Not Facebook

Shawn Amos | Posted 06.04.2014 | Technology
Shawn Amos

What if bigger isn't better after all? What if better is better? Google+ will never have a user base to rival Facebook's. It just won't. Not even if ...

Happy Caturday!

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 04.05.2014 | Comedy

Cats rule the Internet and they also rule Google+! While there are many GIFs of cats around the interwebz, Google+ has allowed many to get into th...

Google's Apparently Sick Of Hearing People Complain About Glass

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 03.24.2014 | Technology

Apparently, Google is starting to get defensive about Glass. On Thursday, the company took to Google Plus and released a post titled “The Top 10 ...

You Next Job Can Find You: Draw Employers and Recruiters to You

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 05.05.2014 | Business
Susan P. Joyce

These days, the most effective way to find a job may be to attract employers to you. How can you do that? By creating and maintaining public profiles ...

Google+ Is Alive With The Sound Of Musicians!

Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 02.27.2014 | Entertainment

The internet is loaded with talented people, especially ones promoting themselves on social media. One cool tool that musicians have discovered is Han...

12 Reasons Google+ Isn't As Bad As You Think

The Huffington Post | Matthew Rappaport | Posted 04.27.2014 | Technology

Sit down for this: I use Google+, and I love it. Having said that, you might be thinking that I, like the parent company aggressively pushing the ...

Your Next Job Can Find You! Attract Employers to You With Your Google Plus Profile

Susan P. Joyce | Posted 04.13.2014 | Technology
Susan P. Joyce

The Story and Work sections offer great opportunities for you to include information both for recruiters/prospective employers and also for Google's search engine. Think of it as your LinkedIn Profile on steroids!

LGBT Celebs, Media Figures Join 'Uprising Of Love' Hangout Series For Russia

Posted 01.25.2014 | Gay Voices

A weeklong series of Google+ Hangouts called "Uprising of Love Hangouts on Air" will kick off Jan. 21, tackling a number of hot-button issues pertinen...

3 Easy Tips to Kickstart a Google+ Business Page

Lisa Parkin | Posted 03.18.2014 | Technology
Lisa Parkin

With experts insisting Google+ can no longer be ignored, it's time for businesses to restart their activity on this social medium and get engaged.

Your Gmail Is About To Get Even Less Private

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

If you're a Gmail user, you probably also have a Google+ account. Until now, that likely meant nothing to you. However, with a new Gmail update, ra...

My Big Problem With YouTube

Camille Ake | Posted 03.09.2014 | Teen
Camille Ake

Recently, I've been haven't been seeing eye-to-eye with YouTube. YouTube, just one of the many social media websites consuming the lives of millions, has undergone many changes lately that I, quite frankly, do not like.

2014 Social Media Predictions -- Hold On, It's Going to Get Bumpy!

Kim Garst | Posted 03.04.2014 | Technology
Kim Garst

What changes can we expect to see in social media in the next 12 months? What trends do businesses and brands need to pay attention to in order to keep up? Here are my top 5 social media predictions for 2014!