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Pinterest cofounder: Building something isn't enough
The UpTake: Potential isn't always obvious. Pinterest's founders realized that, sometimes, a pin is more than a pin.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
This App Is Like Pinterest, Except It Wants To Teach You Something
There are plenty of companies out there that claim to be the Google for this or the Netflix of that .
Revealed: How British teenage girls are exchanging sexual selfies online for gifts
Scroll through Tumblr, Twitter, Pinterest or Instagram under the hashtag #Amazonwishlist or #Rinser and you will find hundreds of posts from young women and teenagers asking for gifts from total strangers.
Know Before the Bell: Wall Street Jitters and Millennials' Spending Habits
What are your college-aged kids spending their money on? A new study revealed what millennials are buying, and jitters return to Wall Street.
Last-minute summer bucket list ideas for Chicago families
Tomorrow the calendar turns over to a new month and for many families, will be entering the month that kids return to school and scheduled life gets back on track.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Virgin Mobile lets you save money on your social media-obsessed teens
Virgin Mobile has unveiled a new prepaid plan that allows its users to tailor their Internet use for specific applications for just $5 per month on top of a $7 monthly base fee that covers just 20 texts and 20 minutes of talk time.
Polyvore launches a new, simpler version of its iPhone app
Check out this article! http://venturebeat.com/2014/07/30/polyvore-launches-a-new-simpler-version-of-its-iphone-app/ NOTE: GrowthBeat -- VentureBeat's provocative new marketing-tech event -- is a week away! We've gathered the best and brightest to explore the data, apps, and science of successful marketing.
Charleston City Paper
J. Stark stitches up defiantly unisex leather goods
Erik Holmberg's feet straddle two worlds. Trained in computer science, he's been building websites for the last 12 years.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
HGTV Features More Show and Designer Photography in Updated Folio App
Available in the App Store for free download on Apple iPad, HGTV Folio offers a seemingly endless stream of beautiful room photography, curated photo galleries and smart style guides selected by the experts at HGTV and is the perfect place to indulge in design inspiration at home or on the go.
Sports of Yore
Facebook Organic Growth: How to Defy the Odds and Grow a Huge Facebook Community
To learn how to grow a huge organic following on Facebook using techniques you have likely never heard of, I interview Holly Homer for this episode of the Social Media Marketing podcast .
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Forever Launches Award-Winning iOS App for iPhone and iPad
Thousands of current Forever members can now download the Forever App to access their accounts and utilize built-in features such as syncing, sharing and uploading of their photos, stories and other important memories.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
#TBH: What Every Parent Needs To Know About Popular Hashtags
Trying to decipher teenage lingo can be a little exhausting for parents. It can be a totally bewildering experience just eavesdropping on a teenagers phone call.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Kwoller iOS Shopping App is the A EoeTinder of Fashion'
Kwoller is a new, free iPhone/iPod touch app designed to make it easy for women to speed-shop.
Search Engine Journal
Follow What Interests You With New Pinterest Category Pages by @mattsouthern
Today, Pinterest announced an update to its category pages. Each category page now has a whole new selection of related interests to browse through.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Reaching Gen Y-Fi: Tween Girls and the Power of YouTube
My 11-year-old daughter and her posse of upcoming middle schoolers are more social media savvy than many of the professional mavens who get paid to reach them.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The Top 5 Google Game Changers Impacting Publishers
CondA© Nast is a New York-based media company that produces many globally known print, digital, and video titles.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Motley Fool
Don't Miss BlackBerry's Resurgence
However, even if BlackBerry is not exactly there, yet, the truth of the matter is that the company has so much going for it these days, that a resurgence is probably not far away.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Mobile Marketing is the way of the Future
Consumers want to do more and more on their phone. They will do most of their online activities on their phone in the future.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
5 Ways to Showcase Your Freelance Graphic Design Work
When it comes to finding clients, creative professionals live by the adage, "You never get a second chance to make a first impression."
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Free social media for businesses seminar July 22
The Small Business Center at Haywood Community College and Ethos Wealth Group will offer a free seminar titled "Business Owner's Guide to Social Media: Starting from Scratch to Online Success" from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, at the Regional High Tech Center.