What Do You Wish You Knew Before Startin

What Do You Wish You Knew Before Starting College? – Welcome Week is fast-approaching and a new class of college students is prepping for the first year of university life. Whether students are dorming or commuting, starting off college is a major transition. Incoming freshmen are using their remaining pre-undergrad days to pack up their lives, say some see-you-laters and soak up all the college advice they can get. That’s where you come in. We’re asking the Mashable co… http://ow.ly/2z1eB5

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Ranking the 17 Chompiest Sharks in Pop C

Ranking the 17 Chompiest Sharks in Pop Culture – Galeophobia is a really fancy way of saying that you’re scared of sharks Educating yourself on commonly spread shark myths should dispel many of your worries. But even if you don’t suffer a full-fledged shark phobia, there are certain pop culture sea beasts that should freak you out of the water— unless you have a death wish See also: 7 Bone-Chilling GIFs for Shark Week As part of your very important Shark Week news… http://ow.ly/2z0ZV6

Early Adopters & The Fake Orgasm #leanst

Early Adopters & The Fake Orgasm #leanstartup – Are Your Early Adopters Faking It?  Every startup has early adopters. Textbooks say that’s what we need. So we go looking. Sometimes we stop looking, believing early adopters find us. Don’t assume your users found you for the right reasons. Don’t assume your users see joy where you think it is. Orgasmic software experiences are […]Author informationNick KelletCo-Founder at ListlyNick is co-founder the social curation pla… http://ow.ly/2z0ZV5

Expert YouTube Troll Has Held Every Job

Expert YouTube Troll Has Held Every Job Known to Man – Who is ronnyjohnson618, and why does he hate everything on YouTube? The web is full of misanthropes, self-proclaimed critics and naysayers. A wealth of opinion can fuel an online debate and also derail it. This is especially true of YouTube, where Godwin’s Law is often invoked. Hark! Behold the critical mastery of YouTube commenter ronnyjohnson618, a self-appointed expert on everything — at least where YouTube… http://ow.ly/2z0DF9

10 Tips On How To Use Social Media For J

10 Tips On How To Use Social Media For Job Hunting – A HR manager who had found my profile on LinkedIn recently contacted me and asked if I would like to meet her to talk about a job. It turned out that she worked for MyNewsDesk, an exciting company who provides companies with a modern digital PR service, and that she was looking for an internal […]Author informationAnna RydneFounder at Communicate [your] SkillsAnna Rydne is a communications specialist, a mother and a… http://ow.ly/2z0jb3

Are Baby Apps Deceptive? – Attorneys for

Are Baby Apps Deceptive? – Attorneys for an advocacy group, who wants to end marketing targeted at children, have filed federal complaints against two developers of baby apps. The charge: their educational claims are “deceptive.” The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC) is a Boston-based organization that advocates “limiting commercial access to children” and “ending the exploitive practice of child-targeted marketing.” Through its attorneys at Georgetown Law… http://ow.ly/2z0jb4

Is Social Scoring The Future Of Influenc

Is Social Scoring The Future Of Influence Marketing? – According to a new study sponsored by ArCompany and Sensei Marketing, social scoring isn’t the future of influencer marketing far from it! Sam Fiorella (@samfiorella) and Danny Brown (@dannybrown) have been heavily invested in Influence Marketing lately (with the[…..]Author informationDaniel HebertInbound Marketing and Community Manager at InNetwork Inc.Daniel Hebert is an award-winning graduate of Mount Allison … http://ow.ly/2yZOMv

5 Innovative Startups From DreamIt NYC D

5 Innovative Startups From DreamIt NYC Demo Day – DreamIt Ventures’ accelerator program debuted its 15 new graduates Wednesday in New York City. The 15 startups gathered for DreamIt’s Demo Day to present their projects to media companies, venture capital firms, law firms, advisors, and other investors. The startups represented a wide range of topics, from the recreational to the supremely functional. Video games, sustainable energy optimization, e-learning, and data agg… http://ow.ly/2yZOMw

3 Tips to Sidestep Brain-lock for Diffic

3 Tips to Sidestep Brain-lock for Difficult Subjects – If you’re working with a long, varied list of clients, or maybe a short, difficult list of clients, constant content creation can be inherently challenging. At first glance, plenty of subjects seem like dead ends: They just aren’t interesting or they focus on a hyper-niche group of people. If you haven’t come across a subject […]Author informationPratik DholakiyaCo-Founder at E2M SolutionsPratik Dholakiya is Co-Fo… http://ow.ly/2yZhUV

YouTube Co-founders Launch Video App for

YouTube Co-founders Launch Video App for iPhone – If you thought the video app wars had already been won by Vine and Instagram, think again. On Thursday, YouTube co-founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen unveiled MixBit, an iPhone app that lets you record, edit, share — and, the big differentiator — mix video clips from other users to create your own movies. Videos are designed to be recorded and viewed in horizontal mode. Recording works just like Vine and Ins… http://ow.ly/2yZhUW