Category Archives: Social media

Social Media Matters: Facebook posts viral within three hours

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, March 29, 2013 Metro section Facebook posts viral within three hours A recent study by Optimal claims that if Facebook content hasn’t gone viral within three hours, the chances of it doing so are quite slim. Optimal is a Facebook analytics and advertising company.… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Seven things you didn’t know about Twitter

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, March 22, 2013 Metro section Seven things you didn’t know about Twitter Business Insider recently published an interesting article by Eli Langer that highlighted seven things that many Twitter users likely don’t know about the very popular microblogging service. 1) Twitter nearly didn’t happen.… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: 2013 has already seen many social media fails

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, March 15, 2013 Metro section 2013 has already seen many social media fails Many times, media articles regarding social media provide advice on what you need to do to make your online efforts more effective. In this case, however, a March 8 article by… Continue Reading

Social Media Matters: Carnival Cruises takes on PR nightmare online

Social Media Matters By Brian Cormier Moncton Times & Transcript Friday, March 1, 2013 Metro section Carnival Cruises takes on PR nightmare online You have to give it to Carnival Cruises, when its ship Triumph broke down recently on a disastrous cruise that created headlines in the media for a week, they didn’t back down… Continue Reading