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A Look Into Social Media Ad Targeting - The Epoch Times

The other day I was looking at vacuum cleaners. My old one has served me well in the last five years, but the cheap appliance just can’t handle the volume of grime that gathers in my child and pet filled …...

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Facebook Versus Twitter: What Do You Prefer? - The Epoch Times

Do you enjoy Facebook? Do you enjoy Twitter? Of course you do! They are the primary means of procrastination and biggest blows to productivity the world has ever seen. But they both have many applications, including professional, and that has …...

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Simply Put - How Google Plus Business Pages Work - The Epoch Times

You start by going to the Create A Business Page section and selecting what kind of page you want. There is a feature for Local Businesses and Places, Products or Brands, Companies, Institutions or Organizations, Arts, Entertainment or Sports and Other....

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Simply Put - How Pinterest Business Accounts Work - The Epoch Times

If you haven’t noticed, Pinterest is growing. In popularity, in size, in demand and in their policies. What started out as a really cool idea has rounded out into a niche social platform that for the first time is starting …...

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Facebook Versus Google Plus - The Epoch Times

There are plenty of debates about social networking programs. But none are quite so polarizing as those between Facebook and Google Plus users. Unlike other sites such as Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest, people are far less likely to both have …...

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Simply Put - How Facebook Business Pages Work - The Epoch Times

Facebook is one social network that has always really aimed to be applicable for businesses. When it comes to marketing potential they managed to do things right. But when they moved into more direct forms of business engagement, such as …...

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5 Internet Marketing Events Not To Miss This Autumn - The Epoch Times

Every year the best and brightest in the marketing industry gather together at different conferences to discuss the latest trends in the market. Each year seems to be better than the last, with more prominent speakers, more tracks and new …...

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Image Marketing: Tips and Tricks - The Epoch Times

I could start this post with a cliche about a picture being worth a thousand words, but we already know the drill. Images have a huge impact on marketing as a whole, especially online where there are so many distractions …...

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Simply Put - How LinkedIn Company Pages Work - The Epoch Times

LinkedIn has proved over the years to be a unique and highly effective marketing tool. Originally aimed at high level executives as a means to connect to one another across the globe, it is now a networking program for people …...


Tech - The Epoch Times

By Ann Smarty | annsmarty. February 8, 2014. There are plenty of debates about social networking programs. But none are quite so polarizing as those between ......

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Artificial Intelligence (AI), It's Here: My Experience With exClone, Ann Smarty - The Epoch Times

Artificial intelligence (AI), it’s here. We’re surrounded by intelligent machines we’ve all somehow failed to notice lately, and they are getting smarter....

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How To: Ban Twitter Chat Spammers, Ann Smarty - The Epoch Times

Because tweetchats are done via hashtags from any profile on Twitter, spammers have really been coming out of the woodwork to use them for link dropping....

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What Are Trending Hashtags and How To Use Them?, Ann Smarty - The Epoch Times

Hashtags have become such an ingrained part of the public consciousness that they are everywhere these days. You see them on tshirts, people write them i...


2 US Journalists Detained Over Russia Workshop - The Epoch Times

Two American journalists were briefly detained in Russia and taken to court Thursday for teaching an investigative journalism workshop. Both were found guilty of violating visa regulations, authorities said....

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US Panel Hears Appeal on NY Stop-and-Frisk Case - The Epoch Times

Police unions should be able to appeal a federal judge’s ruling that the New York Police Department’s stop-and-frisk policy violated civil rights even though the city no longer wants to fight, union lawyers argued Wednesday....