Social Media Is Not Advertising

This is how “advertising” is described on Wikipedia: “…a form of marketing communication used to encourage, persuade, or manipulate an audience (viewers, readers or listeners; sometimes a specific group) to take or continue to take some action. Most commonly, the desired result is to drive consumer behavior with respect to a commercial offering…” Eeek. While social media does, in […]

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How to Protect Yourself and Your Family on Social Media

Social media can be an amazing way to connect with friends, family, clients and potential clients. It can be a vehicle for personal communication and business growth. However, it is also very public, and very quickly our private lives can become very un-private. When it comes to protecting our families, especially, this is a scary […]

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Top 10 Business Facebook No-No’s

We spend a lot of time at Wired Flare teaching others about effective ways to engage on social networks. Sometimes, in order to get a clear picture of how best TO communicate, you also need to understand how NOT TO use social networks. Keep in mind that our thoughts are our own and intended only […]

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