13 10, 2015

More People Get Their News From Facebook and Twitter

2017-06-20T22:42:35+00:00 Facebook, Other, Social Media Tips, Twitter News|

More People Get Their News From Facebook and Twitter A July 2015 study from Pew Research Center reveals that increasing numbers of Twitter and Facebook users visit the sites to get news. Of the over 2,000 study participants, 63% now depend on both channels for updates on national events and political issues, big leaps from 2013 numbers. Twitter, which was more news-oriented from the beginning, didn’t have as dramatic a leap: 52% to 63% during the [...]

4 08, 2015

Recovering your Stolen Bike

2017-06-20T22:42:36+00:00 Advocacy, Instructions|

Recently fallen victim to bike theft? Don't give up! Follow these tips on recovering your stolen bike. 1. File a police report. First and foremost file a police report. Ask an officer to file a report, or go to the station with your information. You'll need your bike's serial number, make model, and pictures of your bike. 2. Register your bike Register your stolen bike with Bike Index, and other local registries. 3. Check Craigslist [...]

18 06, 2015

Twitter Cards

2017-06-20T22:42:37+00:00 Instructions, Twitter News|

Have you ever heard of Twitter cards? They're cards that allow you to attach photos, videos and media to Tweets. Why would you want one? These few lines of code display your content in a more engaging way, drive additional traffic to your website, and create engagement. Read about the 8 types of cards and which one might be best for your business. 1. Summary Card This card includes a title, description, thumbnail and Twitter [...]

15 06, 2015

Buy it on Pinterest

2017-06-20T22:42:37+00:00 Instagram, Pinterest News|

Have you every looked at something on Pinterest and wanted to buy it? Your dream is coming true with a new "Buy it" button on Pinterest! Pinterest is adding "buyable pins", allowing users make purchases directly from its mobile app. These buttons will appear on iPhone and iPad later this month. Purchases can be made with a credit card or Apple Pay. Retail partners include Macy's, Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Ethan Allen, Jo-Ann Fabric and other [...]

4 03, 2015

Connect your Twitter and Facebook accounts

2017-06-20T22:42:41+00:00 Facebook, Instructions, Social Media Tips|

This article shows you how to connect your Twitter and Facebook accounts so that your Tweets and Retweets will automatically post to your Facebook wall. To connect your Twitter account and your Facebook profile: 1.  Log in to the Twitter account you want to associate with your Facebook profile. 2.  Go to your Settings menu's Apps tab. 3.  Click Connect to Facebook. 4.  If you are not already logged in to Facebook, then you will be prompted [...]