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How Much Does It Cost To Build A Website In 2014?

  • April 18th, 2014 by SEM Contributor

Today, having a website is no longer a luxury or whim, it’s a necessity, especially when it comes to entrepreneurship. Can you imagine a successful business without a nice-looking, dynamic website? Me neither :).
Did you know that many aspiring entrepreneurs reject the very idea of building a website because they think it will cost them a fortune? Fortunately, they’re

Top 5 Tips To Make More Money From Fiverr

  • April 14th, 2014 by Olga

If you are interested in making money online, Fiverr is a site that you should know more about. This micro gig site allows you to post gigs that you will perform for…you guessed it… $5. The things that you can do for $5 are endless, and you are always in control of the tasks that you perform and when you

7 Ways To Add Value To Your Niche Websites

  • April 13th, 2014 by SEM Contributor

There are an ever-growing number of case studies online from people who have built so-called “niche sites”. These are typically content sites or blogs, monetized with Adsense, the Amazon affiliate program or CPA ads that aim to draw traffic from the search engines before turning these visitors into profit.
It’s nothing new. Many of us have been building sites like

Why You Must Use Pinterest In 2014

  • March 6th, 2014 by SEM Contributor

Pinterest is a social media platform that is modelled to enable users organize and share pictures and videos from across the internet in the form of pins. Such pins can also be organised into pinboards to sumarise a users experience, story or interests. Pinterest users are also able to customize their pinboards and can allow others to follow them, re-pin

So, Is Facebook Really Dying?

  • February 19th, 2014 by SEM Contributor

Ten years ago, Mark Zuckerberg launched “Thefacebook.” Since then, it’s fairly safe to say that it has taken over the world.
As of October 2013, Facebook has over 1 billion active users. At any given point of the day, there is an average of 728 million of them online. That’s a number that has steadily been increasing by 25% year-on-year.

Health Professionals Using Social Media: Prescribing Disaster?

  • February 17th, 2014 by SEM Contributor

Social media, for better or for worse, has been ingrained into our culture. People are spending more and more time on websites like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Google+. For many people, it is a daily indulgence, which means it has an effect on their behavior – whether they want to believe it or not.

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Scholarly Social Media

  • February 8th, 2014 by Olga

Engaging students has always been a primary goal for teachers. Gaining the student’s attention is the first step in creating a meaningful experience in which learning occurs. Teachers have always used every tool at their disposal in order to accomplish this task, and social media is just the latest tool to allow them to do this better. There is no

Social Media, Criminal Law, And Ethics

  • February 6th, 2014 by Olga

From criminal activity shared on Facebook to evidence on Twitter feeds, social media is increasingly becoming the perfect crime-solving partner for police departments all over the world, and not just to solve the prevailing cyber crimes. Over the past decade, this ever-growing medium has proved to be an invaluable source of information for both prosecutors and defense lawyers, significantly impacting

Using Buffer App Will Enhance Your Twitter Account

  • February 3rd, 2014 by SEM Contributor

Buffer is an app that can help enhance your Twitter account and encourage more retweets. Developers designed this app to give users a better way to share information through tweets. It’s the perfect tool for businesses that find it hard to post regularly because it allows you to send out tweets on a regular schedule without physically doing it yourself.

Are Major Social Media Purchases Profitable?

  • January 31st, 2014 by SEM Contributor

The level of competitive intensity in the social networking industry is very high.
The most popular social media platforms have to make constant improvements to their websites and services in order to remain on top.
These improvements can be made in a number of ways, and one of them is to acquire existing companies or technologies that can enhance the Read more