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Zynga, Social Media in China, and Geolocating Racist Tweets in the Social 6 Weekend Recap

November 12, 2012jeremygoldmanFacebook, Social 6 Daily Recaps, TwitterNo Comments

Good morning, folks, and welcome to another week which will likely have a slew of great social media-centric news. This weekend’s shares weren’t half shabby either, between LinkedIn tips, tensions between social media and Chinese leadership, and exactly where racism in the U.S. comes from. Here’s your Social 6: #6: Zynga Announces Acquisition Of November […]

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NYC Marathon Social Media Fallout & 5 other stories in the Social 6 Weekend Recap

November 5, 2012jeremygoldmanSocial 6 Daily RecapsNo Comments

I don’t want you thinking I’m too NYC-centric, between the NYC Marathon fallout and “Sandy Smartphone” stories in the Social 6, weekend recap edition. There were some pretty big stories shared, clicked on, and retweeted by y’all this weekend, and some pretty great stories missed the cut. See, that’s what you get for spending the […]

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Facebook Promoted Posts Top the Social 6 News Roundup for 10/4/12

October 4, 2012jeremygoldmanApps, Ecommerce, Facebook, Social 6 Daily RecapsNo Comments

Is this the most awe-inspiring Social 6 roundup ever? Certainly not. I’d never lie to you guys. That being said, yesterday’s social shares did elicit quite a few clicks & shares, most notably related to monetization of the Spotify platform, and Facebook’s rollout of Promoted Posts, which could turn out to be a game-changer….or could […]

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Tweetmeme’s Farewell, Apple Maps, & 4 more stories you missed in the Social 6

September 28, 2012jeremygoldmanSocial 6 Daily Recaps, TwitterNo Comments

Yesterday wasn’t the biggest day ever for interesting news & views around the social media ecosphere, but that’s OK. Still, there’s plenty to read, including TweetMeme‘s sad demise, tips for starting a standout small business, and Apple’s current challenges — which, of course, most companies would kill for. Here’s your Social 6: #6: Top 4 gamification […]

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Klout, Unfriending Experiments, and iTunes: Today’s Social 6 News Roundup

September 14, 2012jeremygoldmanFacebook, Social 6 Daily RecapsNo Comments

Of course there’s still some Apple news that was widely clicked on and shared yesterday, but we’re past “the worst” of it. Today we also have some news about tools that can help optimize your social media posts, the need to stay within Facebook’s promotional guidelines, and also new upgrades to a popular storefront called […]

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