Social Networking Drives Ecommerce [Infographic]

Engaging customers through social networking sites has to be one of the best forms of marketing to come out since TV commercials. This time they’re not brainwashing us with a repetitious jingle or colorful images, they’re just getting us to…

The Social Job Search [Infographic]

The job market may be getting better as we enter into 2012, but finding a position that meets your employment requirements and suits your skill-set is harder than ever. In fact, one of the most difficult challenges employers face is…

Social Networking Sites Can Predict Your Risk of STD

Just when you thought Facebook stalking couldn’t get any creepier, a researcher from the University of North Carolina has suggested that social networking sites could be the key to predicting and slowing the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Peter…

RentSocial: The Facebook Of Apartment Hunting

I currently live in an apartment complex. My lease ends in July and I’m already on the hunt for a cheaper place closer to where I work. I’ve been using those clunky apartment finder Web sites and they just don’t…

Pinterest: Is It Time To Get Onboard? [Infographic]

What is Pinterest? Who are these people on Pinterest? Why should I look at Pinterest? I have Facebook and Twitter, do I also need to have Pinterest? If you have been asking yourself these questions, we have an inforgraphic for…

Facebook, Twitter Changing How News is Shared

According to the 2011 report Navigating News Online, Facebook is becoming more important in regards to how news is shared – and Twitter, to a lesser extent, is likewise altering the way news material is spread, according to the Pew…

PixyKids, Facebook For Kids, Gets $3 Million In Funding

Facebook and other social media sites are very clear on their rules of when somebody can join their site. A child must be 13-years-old before they can start spamming their friends with requests for games and posting the latest Nicki…

Social Networking and Politics: How Friends Interact

A recent Pew Internet study on how people are addressing politics in their social media interactions revealed some interesting points. First of all, the study revealed that 74% of Internet users identify themselves as liberal. 70% identified as moderate. And,…

NBA Players Big On Social Networking

NBA players are showing their social networking savvy by utilizing Twitter and Facebook to communicate with each other and to fans about games and their lives. The players are using these platforms to respond to comments from fans about games…

Penthouse.com CEO Could Run For Congress

Marc Bell is Chief Executive Officer of FriendshipFinder Networks Inc., the company that owns Penthouse and a variety of social networking sites. He’s also considering running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives as a representative of Palm…