Keynote speaker announcement Joe Benarroch, Corporate Communications, International, Facebook

This year’s keynote speaker will be Joe Benarroch, Corporate Communications, International, Facebook. […]

By |April 17th, 2014|Tips|2 Comments

Share Your Story contest results

See how these three used the power of social media to create major impacts for their clients/constituents.

By |May 31st, 2013|Social Media, Viewpoints|Comments Off

9 Reasons Google Plus Is More Powerful Than Facebook

Check out these 9 reasons why Google+ features are more powerful than Facebook

By |May 24th, 2013|Social Media, Viewpoints|Comments Off

17 ways to grow your audience

Growing your audience will take some time, but we’ve put together a number of tips that can accelerate your audience growth.

By |May 22nd, 2013|Social Media, Viewpoints|Comments Off

Social Media Brand Monitoring: Turning Your Customers into Advocates

Last week, while presenting to a class of MBA students at Illinois State University, the question of monitoring your brand in social media came up. A student was struggling with how to get his administration to understand the importance of online monitoring. I simply answered, "But those reasons don’t stop the conversations already going about your brand. "

By |March 5th, 2013|Social Media|4 Comments

Could Graph Search evolve social media?

I signed up for the Facebook Graph Search waiting list when a notification about it popped up on my homepage. I expected to wait for a month before anything would become of it. Only a week later, I received another notification that I had been removed from the waiting list. Facebook invited me to try out the new Graph Search.

By |February 27th, 2013|Social Media|2 Comments

Facebook Pages Terms Change, Again

On Dec. 15th, Facebook Pages had it's terms change, again. While most are relatively minor, there are two changes that has ramifications on most users.

By |February 15th, 2013|Social Media|2 Comments

Facebook Q4 points to an interesting year ahead

Facebook has shared its fourth quarter results for 2012 along with its full-year earnings results. The report, which boasts highlights such as a greater move to capture the mobile market, the launch of Graph Search, and the release of Facebook for Android 2.0, also painted a picture of a company that has maintained profitability but is still struggling to earn the confidence of investors.

By |February 11th, 2013|Social Media, Viewpoints|Comments Off

Graph Search-Is anything private anymore?

Facebook is constantly evolving and creating new features. Some of which we love, and many of which we dislike and complain about for months until the next new change comes out for us to complain about.

By |February 4th, 2013|Social Media|Comments Off

Press Release: Call for Speakers

@Midwest announces a call for speakers
@Midwest is seeking speakers for their 3rd annual social media conference to be held June 6–7, 2013, at Heartland Community College’s Astroth Community Education Center. @Midwest is a two-day forum where experts address small to mid-sized business professionals who are creating a social media presence or enhancing current practices. The conference is seeking experts and business professionals willing to serve as a session speakers. There are presently six speaking positions available.


By |January 16th, 2013|Recent News|Comments Off