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Job Hunting in the Social Media Age – Kingstowne-Rose Hill, VA Patch


The growth of social media has changed how we shape our careers, and can present problems if you’re not careful. If you think of social media as a method of connecting online with people far and wide that is archived for posterity, it should help you understand how that can enhance your career options and how negative information can work against you. This doesn’t mean that you can’t be yourself. Just remember that the Internet is not your personal diary and [...]

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When is the Best Time to Post on Twitter, Facebook and Tumblr?


Early this month, Bit.ly, the shortening URL service, reported what were the best times of the day and week to post on the three social networks – Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr based on their metrics. Here’s what they found:   On Twitter: Posting in the afternoon earlier in the weeks is best from 1-3pm EST Monday through Thursday Peek traffic times are 9am-3pm EST Monday through Thursday Posting after 8pm should be avoided Don’t bother after 3pm Friday or on [...]

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Pinterest Drives More Traffic than Twitter


  Earlier this month, Shareaholic’s monthly traffic report revealed that Pinterest generated more referral traffic to their site than Twitter according to their findings based on aggregated data from more than 200,000 publishers that reach more than 270 million unique monthly visitors each month. So why is this stat so shocking?

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Where Should You Post Your Status?


One of my Facebook friends posted this up and I thought it was a great road map to that question people have once in a while – “Where Should I Post My Status?” With all the different social networks and different groups of people, you may have trouble trying to figure out who wants to know what. Well here’s a little chart and it goes something like this: Google + – For post that you really don’t want people to [...]

Social Job Seeker Survey 2011


Jobvite, a leading recruiting platform for the social web, recently conducted the Social Job Seeker Survey 2011, which reveals more than 22 million Americans used social networks to find their most recent job opportunity — up 7.7 million from last year’s survey. One in six members of the workforce say an online social network was one of the sources they used to find a job, and those with more contacts get better results. The Polling Company, Inc. on behalf of [...]

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