How social media can help you land the perfect job

With the new generations graduating, there are many benefits to using social media as a means of finding a job. Almost every college student has more than one social media account. Before graduating, a student can make a post letting everyone know what they are job searching. Though it might take some time, this will…

Gist of Twitter #8

Since 2006 Twitter ranks as the second most popular social networking site, and has been growing at a fast rate. The social networking site has over 302 million users and 80% of these users are active via mobile device. About 37% of Twitter users come from 18-29 year old. Because a large portion of Twitter…

#NostalgiaChat

What is the hashtag for the chat? The hashtag for the chat was named #NostalgiaChat. What time/day/date did you participate in the chat? I joined Nostalgia Chat on Saturday the 12th at 6:00 PM. What time/day/date does this chat typically occur? The chat occurs every Sunday at 7 PM Eastern Time. Discuss the theme of…

Experiences – Freestyle 3

This past summer my brother and I finally had the opportunity to go to Philadelphia to visit my dad’s side of the family. Growing up, my family made it a priority that we keep each other close. It’s been hard to keep in constant contact when some of my family lived in Pennsylvania. Prior to…

Self-care – Freestyle 2

This will be my third year of college and as time has progressed, I have noticed that my stress has escalated. My freshman year I would come to learn as a learning experience for sure. Prior to going to college, I had a preconceived notion that it’d be less stressful because I was finally on…

One random act of kindness at a time – Freestyle 1

Have you were experienced a random act of kindness from a stranger before? Over a year ago, I was fortunate enough to witness it firsthand. It was Christmas Eve and I was working at a gas station. A middle-aged man walked in and asked for a two twenty dollar scratch offs. When I got done…

The Octopus Named Edgar

What is it? Edgar is a social media tool kit that helps allows marketers schedule social media posts. What does it do? Edgar is able post marketers’ contents and also categorize them for better organization. Why is it valuable for a social media plan? Who would be more likely to use it? This social media…

Coke and McDonald’s

Coca-Cola was founded in the year 1886. According to Facebook, Coca-Cola ranks number one in brand pages. They have over 96 million followers! It is not a surprise that this is number one for brand pages because they have had over 130 years to perfect their beverage. Coca-Cola’s posts have a fun and inviting atmosphere…

Downtown Diner

Back in 1996, a few crazy people decided to make a diner out of an Airstream trailer on Louise Avenue and called it the Market Diner. About a few years until they sparked a new, brilliant idea. They came up with a crazy idea to move the building to their now downtown location on Phillips…

Organic vs. Paid

There are many benefits in marketing organically and also paid marketing. The organic marketing approach is beneficial to small businesses because it is free. But as years go by, organic reach has gotten to be difficult because of the many paid ads shown in users’ newsfeed. This can also benefit organic marketers because it allows…