Facebook Limits Landing Tabs 7

Facebook Limits Landing Tabs
Facebook continues on a march to destroy itself from within.  The latest shot in the foot  is a new change requiring fan Pages to be “authenticated” before having a custom landing page.  To be authenticated a page must have 10,000 (yep 10,000) fans or work with an ads account representative.  Ten thousand fans is a ...

Friends Don’t Let Friends Dogs Drive 2

Friends Don't Let Friends Dogs Drive
From the Facebook category of probably serves you right…

Where Did My Twitter Followers Go? 3

The Twitterverse came to a stop for a few hours today as a “bug” allowed users to be forced to follow other users without their consent.  As Twitter worked to resolve the problem follower and following counts were reset to zero.  The loud noise that you heard this morning was the collective scream of thousands ...

TheSixtyOne.com – Social, Customer Service, Brains = FAIL 5

This is a story of failure.  The sixtyone.com is a music site mashed up with a strong social element.  This was an everyday stop for me on the ol’ information super duper highway.  Every morning when I sat down to work, this was one of the first tabs I opened.  The music of great artists ...

The Creepy Side of Social Media 2

There’s been a lot of publicity this week given to a new site called pleaserobme.com.  Yes, you read that right — please rob me dot com.  It’s an interesting concept that brings to light some of the dangerous aspects of social media.  It’s not an application that’s really designed to get your television stolen; it’s ...