Social Media Frontiers
January 22, 2013
The Twitter statisticians at HiveMindMap display the most popular hashtags from the last seven days in a kaleidoscopic spider diagram, with affiliated links connected by multicoloured tendrils. Businesses can use HiveMindMap to discover how interests are connected and identify trends related to their services.
December 15, 2012
Twitter has updated their Promoted Tweets service for advertisers, adding the ability to target negative keywords and match trending stories. Businesses can also import keyword lists from other advertising platforms, or copy and paste them from documents, using the “import multiple keywords” tool.
December 11, 2012
In places where the local police do not have a strong social media presence, “unofficial” profiles spring up to provide the service in their place, keeping the population informed on police matters. One such Facebook page in Berlin has over 15,000 members
August 22, 2012
Recent research has proved the key role social media plays in informing, supporting and helping those effected by traumatic events.
July 31, 2012
It's been a tough Olympics for Twitter, if you consider the mean and racist tweets that have drawn quite a bit of attention. Even two athletes have been sent home over what they tweeted.