The world of social media is always renewing itself in some way or another. With frequent updates and resurfacing content, it can be hard to keep up with on a daily basis. It’s important to stay informed of the curent issues and trends so that your social media presence stays relevant. Using social media is one thing, but using it well is the key to online success. Stay updated and stay informed with the latest social media news!
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With a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of nearly $106,000, many Porsche fans may be priced out of owning their own 911 Carrera 4S. But thanks to a Facebook promotion celebrating 5 million likes on the company’s page, each and every fan was at least able to contribute to the design of a fan version of the model. For more on this story, click here!
In the last year, the topic of two-factor verification— sometimes called two-step verification has become a hot topic amongst consumers and business users.The idea behind two-factor authentication is that in addition to your regular password, users need to provide an additional bit of information when logging into a service or application. This information is usually a one-time password that is generated either using a mobil app or a physical device such as the YubiKey. Sometimes, those one-time passwords are sent via text message to a user’s mobile phone. Click here to read more!
SoundCloud, a music sharing service that lets users upload and distribute their original sounds, announced on Monday that the company has integrated with Google+ to embed sounds directly into Google+ posts. According to the SoundCloud blog post, when you share a SoundCloud URL to your Google+ circles, the widget will appear automatically in the post. More on this story here.