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So What Do You Do, Janet Mock, Writer, Transgender Advocate and Author?
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So What Do You Do, Jessica Bennett, Executive Editor of Tumblr's Storyboard?
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So What Do You Do, David Karp, Founder of Tumblr?
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Facebook's 2014 Open-Source Highlights - Posted December 23, 2014
2014 was a big year for open-sourcing at F... [AllFacebook]

SnapStream DVR Users Can Upload TV Screenshots, Video Clips Directly to Facebook - Posted December 3, 2014
Digital-video-recorder and TV-search company SnapStream, which brings "DVR on steroids" functionality to PCs and Macs, introduced several social features,... [AllFacebook]

Nuvi Adds Real-Time Conversation Feed; Post Scheduling to Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter - Posted October 22, 2014
Real-time social media listening and reporting solution Nuvi added a real-time conversation feed and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook SPMD SocialCode Announces Exclusive Partnership with Percolate - Posted September 4, 2014
Marketing solutions provider SocialCode, a Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

Tumblr Scanning Images for Branded Content: Should Users be Worried? - Posted August 25, 2014
Tumblr has become a go-to platform for sharing dynamic images -- the site sees an average of 130 million photo uploads per day. With so many new images, it was only a matter of time until Tumblr began to exploit this resource. Tumblr made a deal with Ditto labs to ... [AllFacebook]

What Does William Shatner Think of Facebook Mentions? - Posted July 23, 2014
Facebook anno... [AllFacebook]

Nuvi Adds Publishing Capability to Social Media Monitoring and Visualization Platform - Posted July 23, 2014
Real-time social media listening and reporting solution Nuvi added publishing to its arsenal, announcing Wednesday that users of its s... [AllFacebook]

Loyalty on Facebook: SocialToaster Joins Izea Exchange - Posted July 18, 2014
Social engagement and ... [AllFacebook]

American Apparel Mistakes Challenger Explosion for Fireworks - Posted July 7, 2014
The home of "smediums" and tasteless advertising should just reconsider talking to the public While you were stumbling between the cooler full of adult beverages and your lawn chair, something pretty awfu... [FishbowlDC]

REPORT: What Facebook Teen Problem? - Posted June 24, 2014
Reports of the demise of Facebook's teen user base have been greatly e... [AllFacebook]

Yahoo Rolls Out Tumblr Native Ads - Posted June 17, 2014
Yahoo will begin rolling out Tumblr native ads across its platform, including Yahoo News and Yahoo Tech. Among the first brands to sign up for Tumblr sponsored posts are Lipton, Tide, The Hunger Games and Lexus, according to Ad Age. ... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Will Top Olympics, Super Bowl In Social Buzz - Posted June 11, 2014
Is it possible that a sporting event can tally more social mentions than the ... [AllFacebook]

Brands On Facebook Can Scoop Up User-Generated Photos Via Scoopr - Posted June 5, 2014
With more brands turning to user-generated content, and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook PMD Gigya Tumbles With Tumblr - Posted June 2, 2014
Being a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer doesn't mean companies can't focus on other social networks, as well,... [AllFacebook]

EFF Report: Facebook Has Your Back - Posted May 20, 2014
The Electronic Frontier Foundation released its 2014 ... [AllFacebook]

Exclusive: And the winner of ABC's 'Nashville' Tumblr competition is... - Posted May 14, 2014
Earlier this week we wrote about ABC's exciting competition, allowing fans to submit artwork for Rayna Jaymes new album cover (one of the main c... [Inside 3D Printing News]

WARNING: Beware Messages From Facebook Friends Claiming That Your Photos Are On Other Sites - Posted May 12, 2014
Facebook users who receive messages from ... [AllFacebook]

F8: Facebook App Links Offers A Way Around Mobile Browsers, Direct Path To Deep Links Within Apps - Posted May 1, 2014
The shortest distance between two points is a straight line, and in the case of deep links within applications, App Links, an open, cross-platform solution for app-to-app linking ... [AllFacebook]

Is Tumblr Better At Social TV Than Twitter? [STUDY] - Posted April 23, 2014
Despite Twitter's partnerships and acquisitions in the social TV space, a new study suggest... [AllTwitter]

Tumblr releases first social TV study, in partnership with Pulsar - Posted April 22, 2014
Lost Remote has known for awhile how important TV has been to Tumblr. Now the platform (that was acquired by Yahoo! nearly a year ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

REPORT: Brands' Auto-Play Videos On Facebook Deliver Strong Engagement In 1Q - Posted April 22, 2014
Facebook caught a great deal of flak when it introduced auto-play videos i... [AllFacebook]

Izea Opens Doors To Sponsorship Marketplace - Posted March 17, 2014
Social-sponsorship outfit Izea announced the debut of its ... [AllFacebook]

Is This Apple's First Social Media Campaign? - Posted March 4, 2014
Social media is obviously not foreign to the Apple organization. iTunes, for example, has a strong Twitter presence with separate feeds for music, radio, movie trailers, etc. It would seem, however, ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Is Not Responsible For Your Stupidity - Posted February 25, 2014
Social media gets the blame for a lot of things -- cyber-bullying, the rise of the ... [AllFacebook]

Ben & Jerry's Shows Us How to Use Instagram - Posted February 12, 2014
Instagram is pushing hard on the business front this week: first the company distributed a hard copy "how to advertise" handbook for a select few brands, then it released this accompanying video for those of us scared by blocks of text printed on a page. The follow-up was ... [FishbowlDC]

Market Force Information Enters Content- And Sentiment-Monitoring Fray With SocialForce - Posted February 11, 2014
The latest solution to help brands monitor Facebook and other social activity comes from customer-intelligence-solutions provider ... [AllFacebook]

How to Stop the Online Harassment of Female Journalists - Posted January 31, 2014
"Happy to say we live in the same state. Im looking you up, and when I find you, im going to rape you and remove your head." That's a tweet Slate writer Amanda Hess received from her stalker. Unfortunately, Hess' situation is no... [10,000 Words]

Adobe On Facebook And Retail Sites: Watch Out For Tumblr, Pinterest - Posted January 27, 2014
Facebook still dominated among social networks driving users to ... [AllFacebook]

OMD's Colin Sutton Joins SocialCode - Posted January 22, 2014
Former OMD U.S. Director of Social Med... [AllFacebook]

Tumblr Adds @Mentions to Platform - Posted January 14, 2014
Joining its social competition Facebook and Twitter, Tumblr announced today it has added an @mention functionality. Users can enter the @ symbol and then someone's use... [Inside 3D Printing News]

HBO throws screening party for launch of 'Girls' Tumblr at platform's NYC HQ - Posted January 9, 2014
[caption id="attachment_40403" align="alignright" width="300"] girlshbo.tumblr.com[/caption] HBO has been making all the right moves as the highly anticipated season three of Girls sets to premie... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Tumblr Sponsored Posts Are Now Powered by Yahoo Advertising - Posted January 9, 2014
Before the Yahoo! acquisition, Tumblr Founder and CEO David Karp was quoted saying he and his team were "pretty opposed to advertising." Karp has since changed his tune, admitting that ads could make Tu... [AllFacebook]

What's In Store From Tabfusion? Facebook Storefronts From Four Vendors - Posted December 19, 2013
The holiday shopping season may be... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Announces Suicide-Prevention Initiatives - Posted December 18, 2013
Facebook continues to forge ahead with suicide-prevention efforts... [AllFacebook]

Where Can Facebook Users Complete Missions, Earn Vees To Spend On Digital Goods? Empire Avenue - Posted December 13, 2013
Users of Facebook and other social networks who complete their "Missions" by sharing content can use their rewards -- digital social currency units called "Vees" -- to purchase digital music, movies, and eBooks followin... [AllFacebook]

I'll Take 'How the Hell Do You Pronounce GIF?' for $1000, Alex - Posted December 4, 2013
Alex Trebek has obviously never searched for "Mean Girls" in Google images or visited the I Work in PR page. Last night's final Jeopardy question weighed in on the GIF pronunciation controversy, prompting responses from every resident of Geekville eager to resolve an argument that started one night in a Silicon Valley... [FishbowlDC]

Is Facebook Adding Customizable Lock Screens To Home? - Posted November 25, 2013
... [AllFacebook]

Tumblr Redesigns iOS App - Posted November 21, 2013
Tumblr released a fresh design for iOS 7 and added new features to the app, including an activity tab that helps users follow what's happening on their blog. The app's sleek new makeover includes a new look for the main dashboard and the compose screen. Now when you hit the compose button... [PRNewser]

Tumblr Redesigns iOS App - Posted November 21, 2013
Tumblr released a fresh design for iOS 7 and added new features to the app, including an activity tab that helps users follow what's happening on their blog. The app's sleek new makeover includes a new look for the main dashboard and the compose screen. Now when you hit the compose button... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Social Media Newsfeed: Facebook Privacy | Biz Stone Film - Posted November 18, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly]  Click here to receive the Morning Social Media Newsfeed via email. ... [AllFacebook]

Nickelodeon releases finale of 'The Legend of Korra' after fans unlock it with Tumblr reblogs - Posted November 16, 2013
Nickelodeon's The Legend of Korra is making Tumblr history again with its innovative use of the platform. From ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

3Q EARNINGS CALL: How Is Facebook Responding To The Mobile Transition From An Advertising Standpoint? - Posted October 31, 2013
Facebook said in its third-quarter earnings report Wednesday that its tot... [AllFacebook]

NBC shows are in the midst of a 'smirk off' competition on Tumblr - Posted October 30, 2013
NBC shows are taking a short break from competing against shows on other networks. Instead, they have been competing against each other in a friendly "smirk off" across their Tumblr a... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Google This: Yahoo Is Number One Among Search Engines - Posted October 29, 2013
Check your monitor. Reboot the computer. Pick it up and shake it like an Etch-a-Sketch. You read that headline correctly. According to comScore Media Metrix, online shopping -- from ba... [FishbowlDC]

All Facebook Home Users Can Now Add Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram To Lock Screens - Posted October 24, 2013
Content from ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing 'Select Ad Variations To Generate' Option In Power Editor? - Posted October 22, 2013
Facebook appears to be testing a new feature in ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Home Lock Screen To Welcome Flickr, Pinterest, Tumblr, Instagram - Posted October 3, 2013
Facebook's Home Android overlay is about to get a lot more crowded, as Engineering Manager Tom Alison announced in a Newsroom post that content from ... [AllFacebook]

Here's How Tech Journalists Choose Which Startups To Cover - Posted August 30, 2013
[caption id="attachment_71459" align="alignright" width="300"] Shutterstock: bringing stereotypes to life since 2003.[/caption] And now for a piece that every PR pro whose firm has ever represented a startup should read this weekend. Yesterday Jenna Wortham, tech reporter for The New York Times, w... [FishbowlDC]

Tech Companies Paid Millions by U.S. to Cover Surveillance Costs - Posted August 24, 2013
New documents from Edward Snowden's cache reveals that the U.S. government paid tech companies, such as Google, Yahoo!, Facebook and Microsoft, millions of doll... [AllFacebook]

Teens Haven't Really Abandoned Facebook - Posted August 14, 2013
Yes, your 13-year-old cousin is totally over Facebook. Yes, she wrote about that fact on Mashable. But that doesn't mean that you should sell all the stock you bought last year. More importantly,... [FishbowlDC]

8 Sweet Social Media Reactions to the Royal Baby News - Posted July 22, 2013
The newest heir to the throne -- a boy -- came into the world today at at 4:24 p.m. weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces. Although his parents have yet to announce his name, the son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was a trending topic on Twitter today and inspired... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Signs Letter Seeking More Transparency From Federal Government On National Security Data Requests - Posted July 19, 2013
Facebook was among the more than 60 companies, investors, civil-liberties groups, and trade groups to sign a letter to top federal gover... [AllFacebook]

Former Facebook Business-Development Head Ali Rosenthal Joins MessageMe As COO - Posted July 16, 2013
Ali Rosenthal left her post as business-development head at Facebook in January 2011, spending one year as an executiv... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Videos, Photos Can Now Be Embedded - Posted July 10, 2013
When Facebook introduced Video on Instagram last month, one of the most notable absent features was the ability to em... [AllFacebook]

Sen. Mitch McConnell's Campaign Uses Facebook To Entertain, Persuade Voters - Posted June 17, 2013
From cat videos to "The Harlem Shake," the ... [AllFacebook]

Hashtags Are Now Clickable On Facebook - Posted June 12, 2013
It's official: Hashtags -- long a staple of Twitter, as well as Facebook-owned photo-sharing network Instagram -- became clickable on Facebook Wednesday. Facebook said in ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Restores Access To Tumblr Page Obama Is Checking Your Email, Blames Automated Response - Posted June 10, 2013
With the uproar over the National Security Agency's Prism initiative, in which the NSA allegedly obtained direct access to the servers of Internet companies including Facebook, Google... [AllFacebook]

Piccolo Automatically Sends Users Prints Of Their Photos On Facebook, Instagram - Posted June 7, 2013
Friday seems to be a popular day for debuting Instagram applications and services, as startup ... [AllFacebook]

News From The Facebook Ecosystem: Shift, Teckler, Brand Networks - Posted June 6, 2013
Social marketing platform Shift released its ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Parents Have No Clue What Their Kids Are Doing On Facebook, Other Social Networks - Posted June 4, 2013
Parents may think they know what their teenagers a... [AllFacebook]

Recap of the Lost Remote Show keynote with MTV President Stephen Friedman - Posted June 1, 2013
In Late April Lost Remote hosted its first ever NYC event. The day begin with a fireside chat I led with our main keynote speaker, MTV President Stephen Friedman. Fri... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Original Tumblr Designer Leaves the Company - Posted May 31, 2013
Jacob Bijani, Tumblr's first designer, has left the company, he said today in a blog post. Bijani first worked for Tumblr as a freel... [AllFacebook]

Yahoo's Acquisition of Tumblr and the Semantic Web - Posted May 22, 2013
David Amerland of Imassera recently wrote, "It seems that $1 billion plus change these days is what's required to buy a photo-sharing app (if you're Facebook), a global phone manufacturer (if you're Google) or a microblogging site (if ... [semanticweb.com]

Morning Media Newsfeed: ESPN Lays Off Hundreds | Tumblr Employee Payday | More Gov't Snooping - Posted May 22, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Morning Media Newsfeed: DOJ Targeted Fox News | Voice Writers Quit | Karp Nets $250 Million - Posted May 21, 2013
[emailonly]{{{ sbox300x250 }}}[/emailonly] Click here to receive Mediabistro's Morning Media Newsfeed via email. ... [FishbowlLA]

Yahoo to Buy Tumblr for $1.1 Billion, Promises 'Not to Screw it Up" - Posted May 20, 2013
Yahoo has agreed to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Yahoo said in a press release that they "promise not to screw it up," explaining that Tumblr will be operated as an independent business and that David Karp, th... [PRNewser]

Yahoo to Buy Tumblr for $1.1 Billion, Promises 'Not to Screw it Up" - Posted May 20, 2013
Yahoo has agreed to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion. Yahoo said in a press release that they "promise not to screw it up," explaining that Tumblr will be operated as an independent business and that David Karp, th... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Could Facebook Beat Yahoo And Purchase Tumblr? - Posted May 17, 2013
Myriad reports have said that Facebook has a problem with teen users eschewing the site for social networks such as Tumblr. A few sources have reported Friday that Yahoo ma... [AllFacebook]

UPDATED: Introducing Facebook For Google Glass - Posted May 16, 2013
While there have been two unofficial Facebook applications for Google Glass, Google announced Thursday at its I/O conference that an ... [AllFacebook]

Optimal Analytics Allows Brands On Facebook To Analyze Performance Vs. Competitors - Posted May 15, 2013
Self-service ad-buying and analytics platform ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Not Concerned With Reports Of Young Users Avoiding Site - Posted May 2, 2013
It seems like on a monthly basis, there's been a report or study that says teens and young adults are ... [AllFacebook]

Social TV: Facebook Vs. Twitter Vs. Tumblr - Posted April 30, 2013
Facebook has a perception problem in ... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: Are Teens Tired Of Facebook? - Posted April 19, 2013
One of the main topics concerning Facebook now is whether or not teenagers are getting tired of the site, or are avoiding the social network completely because it's not cool. Younger users also likely have reservations about joining a site where their parents are, preferring Tumblr and ot... [AllFacebook]

Reasons my talk show host is crying - Posted April 12, 2013
Apparently there are a lot of them for Conan O'Brien. The social-savvy kids at Team Coco have launched a Tumblr today featuring some of Conan's biggest hissy fits, including this one when he was told Don Cheadle cancelled: More drama on the ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Tumblr Shutters Storyboard, The Site's Editorial Experiment - Posted April 11, 2013
Tumblr has shut down Storyboard, the blogging company's experimental editorial effort, that launched last year. Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp wrote on ... [PRNewser]

Tumblr Shutters Storyboard, The Site's Editorial Experiment - Posted April 11, 2013
Tumblr has shut down Storyboard, the blogging company's experimental editorial effort, that launched last year. Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp wrote on ... [Inside Mobile Apps]

The G-Rated Parenting Blog Facebook Doesn't Want You To See* - Posted April 8, 2013
The Tumblr blog Reasons My Son Is Crying is only 6 days old and already has an enthusiastic following. That's because the site's chronicle of the very specific logic behind a toddler's meltdowns is familiar to anyone who has ever cared for young children, or even used to be one. Reasons... [FishbowlLA]

Times Haiku Proves News Can Be Poetry - Posted April 2, 2013
Did you know that April is National Poetry Month? The New York Times sure does, and the venerable publication is making the most of it with their newest blog, Times Haiku. The blog itself is actually... [10,000 Words]

HBO 'Game of Thrones' exhibition honors Tumblr fan art - Posted April 1, 2013
The Game of Thrones exhibition opened last week in New York City to fans' delight. In addition to amazing Iron Throne photo opportunities, a star-studded ... [Inside 3D Printing News]

Tumblr Experiencing Outage - Posted March 29, 2013
Tumblr, which has struggled with performance issues, is currently undergoing an outage. The issue began at approximately 6:45 Eastern on Friday. Updated: The issue was resolved at 10:30 Eastern, nearly four hours after it b... [AllFacebook]

Beyond Facebook's Makeover: If Text Is 'Dead,' How Will Advertisers (Finally) Start Monetizing Photos? - Posted March 29, 2013
Remember the kindergarten game, "Show and Tell?" Based on its more mobile-friendly ... [AllFacebook]

Tutors Spellcheck Graffiti in Unique tumblr Campaign - Posted March 27, 2013
You know, we really don't care whether this promo campaign qualifies as PR or marketing. It's just really cool. The UK-based Arc firm (part of the Leo Burnett Group) came up with a unique way to promote online tutoring company The Tutor Crowd: create ... [FishbowlDC]

Why Facebook Doesn't Have A Problem With A Lack Of Teens - Posted March 18, 2013
Much has been made in the tech and social media news circles regarding Facebook's eventual demise because teenagers don't make u... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Acquires Storytelling Social Network Storylane - Posted March 8, 2013
In what some people are calling a challenge to blogging site Tumblr, Facebook has acquired ... [AllFacebook]

Tumblr Adding Ads to Mobile Experience - Posted March 6, 2013
Tumblr is aiming for its first profitable year by adding paid content to user's mobile stream. Tumblr's current advertising revenue is still under six figures, but with over 100 million blogs and a heavily increasing number of mobile users, the company believes it doesn't need to follow... [PRNewser]

Tumblr Adding Ads to Mobile Experience - Posted March 6, 2013
Tumblr is aiming for its first profitable year by adding paid content to user's mobile stream. Tumblr's current advertising revenue is still under six figures, but with over 100 million blogs and a heavily increasing number of mobile users, the company believes it doesn't need to follow... [Inside Mobile Apps]

DKNY Responds Quickly, Decisively To Facebook Crisis - Posted February 25, 2013
Most brands will likely encounter some sort of social med... [AllFacebook]

Reuters: 54 Percent Of Young Adults Polled Use Facebook Continuously - Posted February 21, 2013
Although it wasn't exactly a scientific study, a Reuters report notes that more young adults think Microsoft's cool factor is on the rise th... [AllFacebook]

We Are Social Adds Paid Media Support - Posted February 19, 2013
Social media agency We Are Social has primarily focused on earned and owned media, but the company feels that as the lines between paid, earned, an... [AllFacebook]

20 Brands with the World's Most Loyal Facebook Fans - Posted February 8, 2013
We think you'll agree: research on the influence of Facebook brand pages is confusing (to say the least). Following reports of "Facebook fatigue" and a news that members of the all-important Millennial demographic spend more time on Tumblr comes a study proclaiming that the same 18-29 set doesn't find Facebo... [FishbowlDC]

PR Win: BMW Designs 4-Year-Old's 19-Engine Dream Car - Posted February 8, 2013
One look at the photo of the over-the-top vehicle at left, and you might think, "Whoa. Was that designed by a car-crazed kid, or something?" Why yes, yes it was - a four-year-old named Eli, to be precise. The one-of-a-kind design ... [FishbowlDC]

How Will 'Facebook Fatigue' Affect Social Media Strategy for 2013? - Posted February 6, 2013
We'd like to interrupt your anxious scramble to master social media with some intriguing stats from a recent Pew Internet study... [FishbowlDC]

Can Fohr Card Help Link Fashion Brands with Top Bloggers? - Posted February 1, 2013
Fashion publicists and bloggers take note: a new startup called Fohr Card promises to make the process of ... [FishbowlDC]

Tumblr Adds Mature Rating to App in Apple's App Store - Posted January 31, 2013
Tumblr has added a mature rating to its app listing in the App Store. According to the app's listing in the store, "You must be at le... [PRNewser]

Tumblr Adds Mature Rating to App in Apple's App Store - Posted January 31, 2013
Tumblr has added a mature rating to its app listing in the App Store. According to the app's listing in the store, "You must be at le... [Inside Mobile Apps]

Vine Turns Twitter Into Tumblr On Speed (Watch Out, Tumblr) - Posted January 24, 2013
So it looks like yesterday's video post by Twitter's CEO was no mistake. They sure know how to get the Internets buzzing at Twitter, hmm? And today we have a snazzy new feature to play with, six-second videos. ... [AllTwitter]

How Marvel Comics Rules Social Media - Posted January 23, 2013
Marvel Comics is a massive brand. Its success relies on a stable of characters created over decades, and thanks to its film franchises it shows no signs of slowing down. So what can everyday companies learn from Marvel's hyperactive social media presence? ... [FishbowlDC]

Tumblr Meme Actual Facebook Graph Searches May Prompt Users To Examine Their Likes - Posted January 23, 2013
Despite the fact that not every Facebook user has access to its new graph search feature, sa... [AllFacebook]

Figuring Out Where to Pitch Your Stories - Posted December 13, 2012
This week brings another helpful post from our friends at ... [FishbowlDC]

Tagging the Visual Web: Visual Media Doesn't Have To Be Dumb Anymore - Posted December 5, 2012
Instagram. Tumblr. Pinterest. The web in 2012 is a tremendously visual place, and yet, "visual media still as dumb today as it was 20 years ago," says Todd Carter, founder and CEO of Tagasauris. It doesn't have to be that way, and Tagasauris has put its money on changing the state of... [semanticweb.com]

Tumblr Analytics Now Available for Enterprise - Posted November 29, 2012
After a months-long private beta, Union Metrics publicly launched its Tumblr analytics service for enterpri... [AllFacebook]

INFOGRAPHIC: How Much Time Do You Spend On Facebook? - Posted November 28, 2012
For many people, Facebook is the first site they log into every morning and the last thing they check before going to bed. All of that time can really add up. Law firm Morrison Foerster, through its Socially Aware blog, found out that people spend ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook, IPO Among Bing's Most-Searched Terms Of 2012 - Posted November 27, 2012
Though Mark Zuckerberg doesn't have the tabloid-turning power of Kim Kardashian or Justin Bieber, Facebook was among Bing's most-searched terms of the year. The year isn't over yet, but that didn't stop Bing (which has been a solid partner with Faceb... [AllFacebook]

Mark Cuban: Facebook Is Straying From Its Original Mission - Posted November 19, 2012
Billionaire Mark Cuban used his ... [AllFacebook]

Is Billionaire Mark Cuban's Anger At Facebook Misguided? - Posted November 15, 2012
Billionaire Mark Cuban, owner of the National Basketball Association's Dallas Mavericks, is... [AllFacebook]

Which Tech Giant Ran the Best Election 'Campaign?' - Posted November 6, 2012
We'd like to follow up on a question posed by multiple blogs today: which big tech/social media/search... [FishbowlDC]

Report: 77 Percent Of Data Generated By Facebook Mobile Apps Goes To Five Sites - Posted October 23, 2012
With more and more Facebook users accessing the social network via mobile devices, Citrix examined where mobile traffic driven by Facebook was going, finding that 77 percent of the data volume generated by the social network's mobile app... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Go Purple On Friday To Support Gay Youth - Posted October 18, 2012
Facebook's trademark color has always been (and will likely always be) blue. However, on Friday, the social network will ... [AllFacebook]

STUDY: Teens Like Facebook More Than Twitter - Posted October 15, 2012
Teenagers are using all kinds of social networks nowadays -- Tumblr, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter -- but they're not really flocking to ... [AllFacebook]

PBS Mixes Facebook, Other Social Networks Into Documentary 'Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women' - Posted September 24, 2012
PBS will air documentary Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide Oct. 1 and 2, but ... [AllFacebook]

After LinkedIn, Instagram, Tumblr, The Latest To Get Disconnected From Twitter Is IFTTT - Posted September 21, 2012
Twitter has been on a virtual rampage lately, shutting its doors to prominent companies who had been used to displaying and interacting tweets for years. Businesses like LinkedIn appear to be ... [AllTwitter]

Captain Picard Hates Time Warner Cable Too - Posted September 14, 2012
Set phasers to annoyed (we know, we know)! Classic British theater vet Sir Patrick Stewart--best known for his appearance on that one episode of "Frasier" where his... [FishbowlDC]

INFOGRAPHIC: The Most Effective Social Network On Facebook Is ... Wait For It ... Facebook! - Posted August 22, 2012
Facebook knows how to Facebook. That was the shocking result of a study by ... [AllFacebook]

Hillary Clinton Doesn't Care Whether You Like Her Outfit - Posted August 17, 2012
OK, we know we live in an era characterized by bad-faith political polarization that borders on complete dysfunctional inertia, but we still feel like we can achieve bipartisan agreement on one point: Hillary Clinton does not mess a... [FishbowlDC]

Hillary Clinton Doesn't Care Whether You Like Her Outfit - Posted August 17, 2012
OK, we know we live in an era characterized by bad-faith political polarization that borders on complete inertia, but we still feel like we can reach agreement on one point: Hillary Clinton does not mess around. In the wake of th... [GalleyCat]

Progressive Update: No Mo Flo? - Posted August 16, 2012
Hey, how is Progressive Insurance dealing with their ongoing PR imbroglio? If you guessed "running around like a headless chicken", then you just might be correct! According to ... [FishbowlDC]

Progressive Responds to Controversy, Still Looks Very Bad - Posted August 14, 2012
We aren't privy to all the sad details of the growing ... [FishbowlDC]

Tumblr Captures the High-Pitched Screams of One Direction Fans [Video] - Posted July 9, 2012
Tumblr has teamed with MTV on a tribute to One Direction's biggest fans. "Seriously, Directioners are the deadliest of fandoms and only pinch people's bums on Wednesday," warns the Urban Dictionary. It's not Wednesday yet, so it's probably safe to watch this series from Tumblr's Storyboard editors called "Special Report: Inside... [AllFacebook]

Teens Choosing Tumblr, Foursquare Over Facebook - Posted June 21, 2012
In terms of social media preferences, teenagers have been hard to quantify. A study released recently by youth market resea... [AllFacebook]

Explore London 2012 On Facebook Hub Launches In Preparation For 2012 Summer Olympics - Posted June 18, 2012
With the 2012 Summer Olympic Games i... [AllFacebook]

Rock The Vote, PromoJam Enlist Facebook Like Button In Voter-Registration Campaign - Posted June 14, 2012
Rock the Vote teamed up wi... [AllFacebook]

'Nothing More than Dust Jackets for Books': Tumblr Users Remember Ray Bradbury with Book Covers - Posted June 6, 2012
Ray Bradbury once wrote that "We're nothing more than dust jackets for books, of no significance otherwise." The author of Fahrenheit 451 and other science fiction classics passed away on Wednesday at the age of 91. More than a few book lovers in the Tumblr community lamented the news, but... [AllFacebook]

The IPO Effect: David Kirkpatrick Talks Facebook - Posted May 24, 2012
Busted: We admit to a case of interview envy. ... [AllFacebook]

Announcing our Social Curation Summit - Coming to NYC on July 31 - Posted May 23, 2012
We're excited to announce the launch of our new conference, Social Curation Summit! Join us in New York City on July 31 for the first ever full-day conference exploring the business of social content curation and visual communities.... [AllTwitter]

Tumblr Referrals From Facebook Up 2.5X Following Upgrade For Timeline - Posted May 18, 2012
Since upgrading for timeline and launching with open graph in April, Tumblr has seen its ref... [AllFacebook]

Six Covers Newsweek Could Have Chosen For Its 'First Gay President' Issue - Posted May 15, 2012
When it comes to blogging platform Tumblr, Newsweek has always led the pack. The news magazine is at it again -- this time posting six alternative, although... [10,000 Words]

Too Much, Too Soon? Perfect 10 Sues Tumblr for Copyright Violations - Posted May 7, 2012
In what could be a definitive case in the battle for copyright protection against photo-sharing sites, Perfect 10 has sued Tumblr for failing to remove unauthorized nude images from the blogging site. Paid Content had ... [AllFacebook]

Social Media Hiring Dilemma: Reporter's Job Rescinded After Announcing Job on Tumblr - Posted April 13, 2012
Sure, in this day and age companies have compiled social media policies as part of their employee handbooks but after hearing the latest story, maybe guidelines should be established for new employees and job candidates overall. Here's what went down: Khristopher J. Brooks landed a job at the News Journal in Delaware.... [MediaJobsDaily]

Who Will Facebook Buy Next? Place Your Bets! - Posted April 11, 2012
"We don't plan on doing many more of these, if any at all," Facebook Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg said in announcing the social network's $1 billion acquisition of photo-sharing... [AllFacebook]

Most Popular FishbowlNY Stories for the Week - Posted January 13, 2012
Here's a look at what FishbowlNY stories made the most buzz this week. Gawker Writer Fired After Using N-Word in Post, January 6 ... [FishbowlLA]

Will the Twitter Redesign Threaten Tumblr? - Posted December 27, 2011
Unless you've been living in a bird-free zone, you know that Twitter recently overhauled their home page. The new page allows people to see shared videos, links and photos directly within the stream of Twitter by clicking the 'open' button... [AllTwitter]

NYC Open Data Launches New Blog to Showcase Datasets - Posted November 11, 2011
NYC Open Data has created a new Tumblr blog to showcase datasets and visualizations that the organization makes available to developers. ... [semanticweb.com]

HootSuite Now Offers YouTube, Tumblr, Flickr Support With New App Directory - Posted November 9, 2011
HootSuite, one of the most popular Twitter dashboards, is expanding in a big way. The company just announced its new App Directory, a platform for third-parties to integrate their existing apps (or build custom ones) into HootSuite. The first wave of big-name apps t... [AllTwitter]

"We Are Journalists" Tumblr Recalls The Romanticism of Reporting - Posted November 9, 2011
There are only 12 entries so far, but the posts on the new Tumblr We Are Journalists are moving enough to pack a stiff punch. Hovering somewhere between endearingly earnest and slightly self-important, the blog hi... [10,000 Words]

'Producer Matthew' Closes His Blog - Posted September 29, 2011
Aggregation journalist "Producer" Matthew Keys (@ProducerMatthew), who we first told you about in March, has stopped providing real-time news aggregations on his Tumblr blog, producermatthew.com. [caption id="at... [10,000 Words]

Klout Expands Influence to Blogs, Flickr - Posted August 12, 2011
According to a recent article, "Online influence determiner Klout has doubled the number of its services adding Blogger, Flickr, Ins... [semanticweb.com]

Social Sharing Buttons: Too Much Or Not Enough? - Posted May 26, 2011
News can break at a moment's notice, and whether you have the exclusive scoop or not, chances are that readers coming to your website to read the story will want to share it with their friends and family. Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr and other social networking services can help give your story... [10,000 Words]

Meet 'Producer Matthew' Keys: Aggregation Journalist - Posted March 21, 2011
Uprising in Egypt. Earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Missile strikes in Libya. Major news has broken in every corner of the world during the past few weeks. In that time, Matthew Keys has proven himself to be a must follow for the latest from these hot spots. ... [10,000 Words]

Tumblr & Twitter Celebrity Kelly Oxford Lands Book Deal - Posted March 8, 2011
Blogger Kelly Oxford has inked a book deal with two different HarperCollins imprints, It Books and HarperCollinsCanada. Oxford (pictured) writes a popular blog and has over 100,000 ... [semanticweb.com]

Tumblelogging Advertising's #EpicFails - Posted January 14, 2011
In its short life the tumblelog Things Real People Don't Say About Advertising has pointedly, and often hilariously, zinged Madison Avenue for being out of touch. And like an LOLCats for ad geeks, it's gatherin... [AllTwitter]

CNNMoney Takes a Tumble with CNNMoney Tech Tumblr - Posted December 16, 2010
Tumblr is so money, as in CNNMoney, as the CNNMoney Tech Tumblr debuted Thursday, offering "story outtakes, amusing tidbits, and tech talk" from the CNNMoney newsroom. More than 270 posts were uploaded before launch, and contributors to CNNMoney Tech Tumblr include assi... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Tumblr Raises $25M-$30M, Valued at About $135M - Posted November 19, 2010
"The easiest way to blog" is apparently valued at some $135 million, as Fortune's The Term Sheet reports... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

Tina Brown: Newsweek.com Isn't Shutting Down; It's Being Combined with The Daily Beast - Posted November 15, 2010
Reports of the demise of ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

6 innovative uses of Tumblr by newsrooms - Posted November 9, 2010
by Ethan Klapper More and more news organizations are using Tumblr to share content, with each taking a different approach to using the popular microblogging service. Some, like NPR, use Tumblr strictly to link to their own content. Others like Newsweek, use Tumblr to curate the entire Web. Here's a look at how some... [10,000 Words]

Is Tumblr the Next Twitter? - Posted October 14, 2010
If 140 characters isn't enough room for all the insightful things you have to say, then maybe you're ready for Tumblr. The New York Times goes into detail about the attrib... [FishbowlDC]

Tweet What You Need to Tweet? Not Anymore for John Mayer Fans - Posted September 14, 2010
Fans of John Mayer who feel the need to "Say What You Need to Say" to the singer-songwriter will have to find an outlet other than Twitter to do so, as ... [WebNewser - SocialTimes.com]

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