New YouTube Changes: This Week in Social Media
Group Buying Guidelines for Australian Merchants Released
The guidelines tackle issues such as:
Setting up deals that ensure merchant profitability
Understanding the group buying mechanism
Helping merchants convert deal seekers into repeat customers
Ensuring that they are prepared to meet the increased demand after a group buying offer
Resolving customer complaints
Legal issues related to group buying offers
By setting up guidelines to ensure that merchants too benefit from the group buying deal, the organizations are striving to make sure that a group buying deal is a win-win-win situation…
Dear Cleveland: Time to Take a Load Off!
The poll also revealed that Cleveland residents are the lease likely to travel away from the city on vacations or holidays. When Clevelanders DO take a vacation, they rank lowest on the list of “people most likely to leave the country during vacation”.
Do Clevelanders not like adventure? What else does the poll show about the “non-vacationers”?
10 percent get homesick and/or wish they were at home while traveling…
Lady Gaga Beats Them all with 20 Million Twitter Followers!
Documentarians: KONY 2012 Achieved Its Goal
Even at SXSW in Austin, Texas, KONY 2012 is the topic of conversation. It was the elephant in the room during a panel on social documentary making and social media. Fortunately, the panelists addressed the elephant — more than once.
KONY 2012 is the massively viral YouTube video, directed and narrated by director Jason Russell who founded Invisible Children, that sheds the spotlight on Joseph Kony, a Ugandan war lord who has been abducting children and turning them into soldiers and sex slaves…