Site   Web

FEATURED ARTICLE — November 27th, 2015

Why All Businesses Need to Be on Instagram

To Tweet or to Instagram? That is the question.

For more and more people, though, the answer seems to be “to Instagram.”

In October of 2014, Twitter reported having more than 284 million active monthly users and more than 70 million videos and photos shared daily – up from 60 million in March of 2014.

That was compared to Twitter’s 232 million users at around the same time. With those numbers in mind, it seems evident that Instagram is pulling ahead as the leader of the social media pack, making it an essential part of every marketing scheme.

Read on to learn more about how the photo-sharing Supergiant is dominating the market right now and why your business needs to be on it.

The Rise of Instagram

Just nine months after Instagram reported hitting
Read More >


Technology News

Photo Credit: garryknight via flickr

New Framework Will ‘AMP’ up Page Speed

In the digital age, speed is everything. Webpages that load slowly on mobile devices are nothing more than roadkill along the information superhighway as consumers want information fast, without delays. That means many sites, especially those with video […]
Screen Shot 2015-11-25 at 8.38.12 AM

Apple Buys Motion-Capture Firm Faceshift: Report

Apple has reportedly snapped up Faceshift, the Swiss company that makes the motion-capture technology used in Star Wars. TechCrunch is reporting the acquisition occurred earlier this year, although Apple has only now confirmed it in its usual off-hand […]

Amazon Resets a Swath of User Passwords as a ‘Precaution': Report

Amazon has reset a number of users’ passwords as a security precaution, according to ZDNet. The eCommerce company, after resetting an unknown number of accounts, e-mailed those affected to tell them of the change. “We recently discovered that your… […]

SEO News

SEO Targeting

Successfully Balance SEO with Content Marketing

In the past, content marketers and SEOs have often found themselves at loggerheads. On one hand, content marketers valued creativity and imagination in writing, whereas SEOs were mostly driven by data and figures, implementing strategies that spoke mainly […]
Image courtesy of (KROMKRATHOG) /

How Deep Links in Your Apps Help SEO

As an app developer, sitting firmly atop the rankings on the first page of Google may be enough to secure a sizable amount of page views. Even so, it’s no longer the crowning achievement in determining the number of downloads/installs for your app. […]
SEO Targeting

4 Data Metrics to Help Your SEO Skyrocket

Data measurement is crucial for SEO success. Without the proper metrics, a business owner will never truly understand how a site is performing, let alone how to improve it. As technology continues to become more advanced, so does the data that people […]

Social Media News

BannerFreebasics’s Free Basic Internet Now Available Across India‘s Free Basics program is now available across in India to Reliance telecom’s 110 million subscribers. Reliance Communications, India’s fourth-largest telecom company, is partnering with Facebook via its program to bring […]
Image courtesy of (chanpipat)/

FBI Obtains Information on Hacker

The Federal Bureau of Investigation appears to have a solid lead in a case involving a hacker who boasted about having access to account information for various sites. Facebook, Twitter and the Russian social media site VK users’ account information […]

Use Twitter’s New Tools to Reach More Readers

Twitter has recently been going through a variety of changes; some features have been lost, while others have been added. The most immediate development for the little blue bird landed by way of Twitter’s developer conference, Flight, where it was announced […]


Business & Marketing News

Image courtesy of (photostock) /

4 New AdWords Tools for Higher Holiday Profits

Each year, it seems as if the holidays come earlier and get more competitive; this holiday season is no exception. As the shopping season kicked off, reports began to trickle in on just how big this year is expected to be for retailers. Last year, the […]
vector image of brand on computer screen

The Best and Worst Examples of Rebranding: What to Emulate and Avoid

Rebranding happens everywhere and the open market is the greatest spotlight to witness its adaption. Sometimes it generates acclaim and applause. Other times it raises consumer pitchforks. We’ll look at both sides of the story. It happens every holiday […]
Image courtesy of (Ambro) /

The Common Habits of a Successful Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs have innovative minds; they create and find revenue streams, which are largely based on their passion. Entrepreneurs are not the same as small business owners though they can start from that level. However, they advance in their business […]

Other News


FCC Hires Jonathan Mayer For Enforcement Bureau

The Federal Communications Commission has added some muscle to its payroll when it comes to privacy. The commission has hired noted cybersecurity expert Jonathan Mayer to head up its investigations into telephone, television and Internet service providers. […]

Four Tips for a Seamless Migration to WordPress

It is no secret that WordPress is a great platform for setting up a blog or a small website. It enables those with even the most limited technical knowledge to create an attractive, functional website that is also SEO- and mobile-friendly. Setting up […]

YouTube Feeling the Heat for Allowing Junk Food Ads on Kids App

YouTube Kids is once again under fire for its advertising practices. Advocacy groups are again asking the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the Google-owned app’s “deceptive” advertising. The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC) […]


New Zip App Pacing 3x’s Twitter Initial Engagement

San Diego, CA  — Zip, the Question Answer App, a social media tool that lets users ask and answer questions and see results from other users, is on pace with Twitter’s initial users back in 2007. The average Zip interactions per day, based on span […]
EON Reality VR

EON Reality Brings Large-Scale Social Virtual Reality to the Masses With Launch of EON Idome

IRVINE, CA,– EON Reality Inc., the world leader in Virtual Reality based knowledge transfer for industry, education, and edutainment, is launching the first public facing EON Idome in Laval, France in conjunction with the celebration of its first anniversary. […]
Siam smartphone

CRBT Inc. Announces its Dual-Screen Siam 7X Smartphone

FLOWER MOUND, TX – Nov. 2, 2015 – CRBT Inc., a company providing personal and business solutions to wireless phone subscribers, network operators and advertisers, today announces the launch of its Kickstarter fundraising campaign for the Siam 7X, […]

Daily Videos