Hottest News on Social Media

News Markets Getting More Social in 2014

  • January 14th, 2014 by SEM Contributor
News departments at all of the major TV networks are moving quickly to harness the power of social media to give their programming more immediacy. They are also looking for ways to give viewers a greater voice via social media, both in reaction to breaking news stories and for on-the-air polling for softer news programming. The New Year is likely… Read more

Using Social Media to Net the Best Computer Software

  • November 28th, 2013 by SEM Contributor
While the advent of computer technology has made operating a business as smooth and efficient as ever, for the non-tech minded, selecting the right computer software can present a very daunting task. Luckily, there is an army of knowledgeable “techies” accessible through the social media community, happily waiting to assist the most timid business owner with their computer software needs.… Read more

Social Media Tips For Car Dealers

  • April 9th, 2013 by SEM Contributor
There is a large amount of car dealerships in the world today, which makes the industry extremely competitive. One great marketing tool that car dealerships need to use in order to combat the competition is social media. Platforms such as Twitter and Facebook are great marketing tools for car dealerships because they allow them to connect with their followers, gain… Read more

10 Great Travel Twitter Accounts You Should Follow

  • July 18th, 2012 by Ann Smarty
Twitter may the fastest growing social media network and is a great way for sharing thoughts, comments and ideas, but with millions of users tweeting dozens of times a day Twitter can get a bit overwhelming. Narrow down your search for useful information and go straight the source of useful travel tips, interesting facts and hot travel deals by following Read more

Burpple: the New Social Eating App

  • June 26th, 2012 by SEM Contributor
There is a well known saying that we eat with our eyes, in which case it is no surprise to see the new food based app Burpple. If Instagram had a baby with Pinterest, Burpple would be its offspring. Cute little chubby funster baby Burpple. Unfortunately I don’t have Burpple yet, because it hasn’t yet been released on Android, which… Read more

Social Tools to Help: Euro 2012 Last Minute Travel Tips

  • March 29th, 2012 by SEM Contributor
Summer is just around the corner, and football fans from across Europe are eagerly anticipating this year’s UEFA European Championship 2012 football finals in Poland and Ukraine. With the likes of Germany, Italy, Spain and Holland all fancying their chances of landing European football’s biggest prize, together with dark horses England, Croatia and the two host nations, this summer’s footballing… Read more

How Social Media Can Enhance Fitness Marketing

  • March 29th, 2012 by SEM Contributor
Social networks are designed for the purpose of connecting individuals who share common goals and interests. For most people, social networks such as Facebook and Twitter are only useful for staying in touch with family and friends. However, social media can also be a very powerful tool for business marketing. You can use social networks to connect with your customers… Read more

Global Hotel Exchange to Transform Online Bookings

  • February 14th, 2012 by Ann Smarty
The world’s hoteliers will finally be back in the driving seat, thanks to the launch of a groundbreaking new hotel booking platform next month that will see customer/hotel relationships once again come to the fore. Global Hotel Exchange (GHX), an innovative new trading platform that boasts a number of ‘hotelier-friendly’ features, is set to reinvent the way hotel bookings are… Read more

5 Social Travel Companies that Make Trip Planning Fun

  • December 22nd, 2011 by Ann Smarty
Social networking was the most popular online activity in 2011, and it will continue its momentum in 2012. As a consequence, many companies will include social networking features, to enhance user experience, and to keep up with an increasingly competitive market. For the travel industry, 2011 was social as well, and here are the top 5 companies that make travel… Read more

The 5 Hottest Start Ups in Australia

  • December 19th, 2011 by SEM Contributor
Australia is fast becoming one of the hottest spots in the world where entrepreneurs can meet success. Whether it is technology, travel, cuisine or any other industry, there is a huge market in Australia with lots of room for growth. Below are just a very few startups whose owners have taken advantage of the venture capital opportunities, favorable tax policies… Read more