Wednesday, March 30, 2011
  • +1: Google Turns Search Into Social Platform

    Google turned the search engine into a social platform Wednesday, unveiling the long-anticipated feature +1 (pronounced Plus One). Social signals pulled from profiles and connections made through Google Buzz, Gmail and other sites are increasing the usefulness of connections. ...Read the whole story

  • Social Media Increases Popularity For TV Viewer Comments

    TV viewers continue to increase their usage of social media when it comes to TV programs. A new Harris survey says two in five online U.S. adults -- 43% -- have gone to the Web to comment, post, or read something about a TV show. ...Read the whole story

  • Salesforce Buys Radian 6, Enhances Social Media Tools

    Showing social media's vastly increasing influence, Salesforce.com on Wednesday announced a deal to buy Radian6 for $340 million. Radian 6 specializes in social media monitoring tools that capture "conversations" across Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn, among others. ...Read the whole story

The Social Media Headline You Should Be Paying Attention To This Week

Sheesh. There are a lot of topics an enterprising Social Media Insider could write about today. I could go on and on concerning: ...More