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Bridal Brokerage takes the financial sting out of canceled weddings

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When high school sweethearts break up, they might have the unpleasant task of returning favorite CDs. But when engaged adults with already-planned weddings call the relationship off, things get dicier. And much more expensive. With the average American wedding costing $27,000 in 2011 (and up to $65,000 in New York),...
Bridal Brokerage takes the financial sting out of canceled weddings

The Weather Channel, Discovery Channel, Hallmark Channel, and more in this week's top 10 gainers in TV network pages

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The Weather Channel leads this week’s list of top gainers in the People Talking About This metric among TV Network pages. The top 10 pages gaining People Talking About This saw increases between about 30,000 and over 110,000 engagements. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook....
The Weather Channel, Discovery Channel, Hallmark Channel, and more in this week's top 10 gainers in TV network pages

The Walking Dead, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Arrested Development, more among this week's top PTAT gainers for TV shows

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The Walking Dead is this week’s most talked about page for TV shows. The page has been popular consistently, earning the same title last February. The page is the top PTAT gainer in its category, receiving almost 1.4 million engagements over the last week, an increase by over 40,000 compared to...
The Walking Dead, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Arrested Development, more among this week's top PTAT gainers for TV shows

Facebook Timeline For Pages Kills Crucial Marketing Feature: Default Landing Tabs

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Amongst the beautiful covers and pinned posts, there’s one glaring disadvantage of the new Facebook Timeline for Pages redesign. Pages can no longer display one of their custom applications as their default landing tab that non-fans first see when they visit. This powerful marketing feature let Pages set up a...
Facebook Timeline For Pages Kills Crucial Marketing Feature: Default Landing Tabs

Kit Kat, P&G, Pet Centric and others among this week this week's PTAT gainers for product and service pages

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Kit Kat is this week’s top gainer for the People Talking About This metric among product and service pages on Facebook. The page has seen huge weekly growth as it earned over one million stories across their pages. The top 10 product and service pages saw PTAT growth between 85,211...
Kit Kat, P&G, Pet Centric and others among this week this week's PTAT gainers for product and service pages

52 weeks: Photos of 2012

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After 52 weeks of diligent smartphoning, we come to the end of a project to test the limits of iPhoneography and document the year in pictures. Hannah Waldram looks backAt the end of 2011 we noticed a growing trend among Guardian readers. After asking users to share their favourite pictures...
52 weeks: Photos of 2012

Fast & Furious, Iron Man, Scarface and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for movie pages

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The Fast & Furious movie franchise has earned the title of this week’s most engaged movie Facebook page. The page boasts a PTAT of over 2 million making it fourth fastest rising page among pages of all categories. The next top rising movie page received 468k engagements, 1.5 million less...
Fast & Furious, Iron Man, Scarface and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for movie pages

Chevrolet, Toyota, BMW and more in this week's top 10 PTAT gainers among car brand pages

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Chevrolet leads the list of weekly gainers for the People Talking About This metric among car pages. The top 10 pages gaining People Talking About This saw increases between about 17,000 and 130,000 engagements. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook. # Name People Talking About...
Chevrolet, Toyota, BMW and more in this week's top 10 PTAT gainers among car brand pages

Obama, Bachmann, Huckabee and others in this week's top PTAT gainers for Politicians

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Barack Obama is this week’s top gainer in the People Talking About This metric among politician pages. With 3,586,328 engagements this week and growing, the Obama campaign found itself far ahead of the Romney campaign just in time for the election. The top 10 political pages saw PTAT growth between 15,827...
Obama, Bachmann, Huckabee and others in this week's top PTAT gainers for Politicians
Facebook celebrates weddings and engagements with new homepage feature
Facebook introduces Graph Search, a tool that lets people sift through its social graph

WibiData gets $15M to help it become the Hadoop application company

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WibiData — the big data startup from Cloudera Co-founder Christophe Bisciglia and Aaron Kimball — doesn’t have too big of plans. It only wants to become one of the first, if not the first, company selling off-the-shelf software that lets other companies build valuable, customer-facing applications on Hadoop. On Thursday,...
WibiData gets $15M to help it become the Hadoop application company

Put a ring on it: Blue Nile sales spike 17% due to engagement ring demand, but shares down

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Engagements were a plenty for the past three months and that was good news for Seattle online jewelry retailer Blue Nile. The company saw its revenues increase 17 percent to $97.1 million during the first quarter of 2013. Profit came in at $832,000, compared with $154,000 in the first quarter of 2012. This...
Put a ring on it: Blue Nile sales spike 17% due to engagement ring demand, but shares down

Brazen Careerist Adds Future-Focused Idea-based Social Resumes

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For most of us, resumes are updated with great irregularity - usually just before leaving one job, and just after arriving at another. These resumes also are much more focused on our pasts than our future - highlighting previous jobs and degrees, durations of each stop, and what we think...
Brazen Careerist Adds Future-Focused Idea-based Social Resumes

Airpair Connects Startups With Expert Developers To Get Help With Code Via Online Sessions

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Airpair, a newly launched service which connects entrepreneurs and expert developers over remote online sessions, aims to help startups build better software and speed their time to launch. The idea’s name, which brings to mind “pair programming” techniques, offers its users one-hour screensharing sessions where developers will help review your...
Airpair Connects Startups With Expert Developers To Get Help With Code Via Online Sessions

Rockstar Games, Farmville Neighbours, EA Sports Madden and more among this week's Most Talked About game/toy pages

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Rockstar Games is this week’s top gaining page in the People Talking About This metric among games and toy pages. The top 10 pages gaining People Talking About This saw increases between 37,765 and 98,203 engagements. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook. # Name...
Rockstar Games, Farmville Neighbours, EA Sports Madden and more among this week's Most Talked About game/toy pages

Chili's, Scoops, Texas Roadhouse and more among this week's Most Talked About restaurant and cafe pages

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Chili’s Grill & Bar is one of this week’s top gaining pages in the People Talking About This metric. The top 10 pages gaining People Talking About This saw increases between about 7,910 and 176,855 engagements. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook. # Name People...
Chili's, Scoops, Texas Roadhouse and more among this week's Most Talked About restaurant and cafe pages

Wedding and engagement news now get the birthday treatment on Facebook

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If you’re like me, you don’t have the time to watch every single item flow through your News Feed on a daily basis. Because of that, I miss out on some pretty awesome events like a wedding or engagement. Luckily, Facebook’s algorithm can pop those status updates up if a...
Wedding and engagement news now get the birthday treatment on Facebook

CampusLive is All About Engagement

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Whenever I hear a sentence involving the words “campus” and “engagements” one thing immediately comes to mind—and it’s not accidental pregnancy. CampusLive creates “challenges” that encourage college students across the United States take a quiz, participate in a raffle, or complete a task in order to win real-life prizes. Think...
CampusLive is All About Engagement

Samsung Mobile, BuzzFeed and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for product and service pages

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Samsung Mobile is this week’s top gaining product and service page in the People Talking About This metric. No other product and service page came close to matching this page’s level engagement, earning almost 1.4 million more engagements over the week likely due to an ad campaign. This list of...
Samsung Mobile, BuzzFeed and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for product and service pages

Dijit acquiring GoMiso to improve how people discover content, will shut down its Quips mobile app

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Dijit Media announced today that it is acquiring GoMiso, Inc, the makers of the Miso, SideShows, and Quips social TV products. In doing so, Dijit believes that the deal will give it more tools that will help improve the way people discover content. However, the company said that it intends...
Dijit acquiring GoMiso to improve how people discover content, will shut down its Quips mobile app
A social election: Fox News and Twitter partner for the first time

McDonald's, Applebee's, Shock Top and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for food and beverage pages

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McDonald’s leads this week’s list of food and beverage pages in engagement measured by the People Talking About This metric. With a little over half a million in total PTAT, the page increased almost 50 percent in the last week. The top 10 food and beverage pages saw PTAT growth...
McDonald's, Applebee's, Shock Top and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for food and beverage pages

Safe Call Now, WSPA, Human Rights Campaign and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for non-profit orgs

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Safe Call Now is this week’s top gaining non-profit page in the People Talking About This Metric. The page only has 36.5 thousand likes, but earned over 1.4 million engagements for the week. We compile this list with our PageData tool, which tracks page growth across Facebook. # Name People Talking About Daily...
Safe Call Now, WSPA, Human Rights Campaign and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for non-profit orgs

I Drive Safely, Dafiti, The Lifeline Program and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for product and service pages

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I Drive Safely is this week’s top gainer in the People Talking About This Metric for product and service pages. The page has seen almost one million total engagements over the week, with only 117,000 total Likes. The page drew over 826,000 additional engagements week over week. We compiled this list...
I Drive Safely, Dafiti, The Lifeline Program and others among this week's top PTAT gainers for product and service pages

Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga, One Direction and more in this week's top PTAT gainers among musician/band pages

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Lil Wayne leads this week’s list of top gainers in the People Talking About This metric on Facebook, among musician/band pages. The New Orleans rapper saw more than 550,000 additional engagements this week, boasting over a million in total People Talking About This. The top 10 pages gaining PTAT saw increases...
Lil Wayne, Lady Gaga, One Direction and more in this week's top PTAT gainers among musician/band pages

Q&A: Is One-Way Communication an Oxymoron?

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Every now and then, I’m asked to answer questions for other blogs and media outlets – more so lately due in part to the recent release of Engage! The conversations that always ensue trigger new insights, ideas, or perspectives and sometimes, I believe that the discussion is worth sharing...
Q&A: Is One-Way Communication an Oxymoron?

CAPTCHA Ad Startup Solve Media Says 2013 Revenue's On-Track For $13M-$16M, Should Reach 4B Engagements

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Solve Media, a startup that turns CAPTCHA verification systems into ads, says that it’s growing quickly. There were more than 1 billion engagements with Solve’s Type-In ads last year, the company says. It will exceed that number in the second quarter of 2013 alone, and it should hit 4 billion...
CAPTCHA Ad Startup Solve Media Says 2013 Revenue's On-Track For $13M-$16M, Should Reach 4B Engagements

Cloud providers step up consulting services

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Lisa Larson, Rackspace VP of technical sales At this stage of the game, most companies know at least some of the benefits of cloud computing —  the ease of capex vs. opex budgeting, simpler rollout of standard applications and processes, etc. But many are still not sure which applications and...
Cloud providers step up consulting services
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