Category Archives: Facebook

Social Media Matters: Facebook unfriending can have consequences

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 Metro section Facebook unfriending can have consequences A new study from the University of Colorado Denver suggests that unfriending someone on Facebook can have far-reaching social consequences. According to an article published on ScienceDaily.com on Feb. 4 entitled “Facebook Unfriending Has… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Google continues to dominate online

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Dec. 21, 2012 Metro section Google continues to dominate online If you’re wondering which website is the most popular in the world, Google continues its rank in the top spot, according to Alexa.com. Here are the top 10 current websites globally, in Canada, and… Continue Reading

Tech Tuesday: Top 10 brand pages on Facebook

Here are the 10 most popular brand-related Facebook pages. Statistics current to Dec. 10, 2012. Do some of these surprise you? Coca-Cola certainly seems to have a commanding lead! Coca-Cola (56 million likes) Disney (39.4 million likes) Red Bull (34.7 million likes) Converse (34 million likes) Starbucks (33 million likes) Oreo (30.7 million likes) PlayStation… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Even the pope can be found on Twitter

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 Metro section Even the pope can be found on Twitter You know Twitter’s a big deal when even the pontiff has caved in. Yes, Pope Benedict XVI has set up (or rather, his aides have set up) a number of language-specific… Continue Reading