Well, I said it back in 2012, in The Wild Woman's Guide to Social Media. Nobody cares about Google Plus. Your followers are not making buying decisions on there.
Surprise surprise, Google is deleting Google Plus, but they're keeping Google hangouts, which seems to be the only part of Google Plus that people liked, possibly because it was an alternative to Skype. Personally, I always had a hard time getting Google hangouts to work. When people told me they were going to “Do a webinar via Read more [...]
Have you ever wondered how LinkedIn seems to know a lot of your old friends and acquaintances? How do they know that? Because when you stay logged in to your email account, and then log in to LinkedIn as well, they are going through your email contacts, and getting email addresses, and taking all of their information. SERIOUSLY? Yeah. Seriously. Last week LinkedIn asked me if I knew an old friend named Michael.* (not his real name). Michael died in 2011. He committed suicide. Read more […]
Do you sign into HomeDepot.com, Wall St Journal, OKcupid.com, Match.com, Weather.com, Huffington Post, Facebook, eHow.com, Youtube, or Twitter?
Did you know that despite their “privacy policies” these companies are leaking your private data including your location, name, even social security number to hundreds of ad networks?… Continue Reading