Facebook Buys Chat Program WhatsApp for 16 Billion

In a not very shocking move (beyond the purchase price) Faceybook has purchased WhatsApps 190 Million monthly active users for a cool $16 billion in cash and stock options. Have to keep up with the times, and the kids/teens are using Whatsapp to chat.  I personally stopped using Facebook messenger when it started …

Facebook Expected to Lose Up To 80% Of Its UserBase by 2017….

There are quite a few articles making the round lately about dear old Faceybook. We’ve all heard the “teens are leaving”.. and then the response saying “no they are not”… A new survey that has some real numbers shows *in fact* Teens and College Kids are indeed leaving Facebook …

Google Handles 25 Percent of North America's Web Traffic

"…It means that with so many consumer devices connecting to Google each day, it's bigger than Facebook, Netflix, and Instagram combined." … Oh and this lovely one…  "more than 62 percent of the smartphones, laptops, video streamers, and other devices that tap into the internet …

*The Top 7 Social Media Sites and Why You Want To Use Them For Business*

If you've ever wondered things like  "Why use pinterest?", "What do I DO on Twitter? or "Is there a point to Instagram for me?" then check this post I did out..  http://blog.viralheat.com/2013/05/01/the-7-top-social-media-sites-for-business/ I am doing a series of blog posts on your …

*Social Networking In Place Of Being Social..?*

I find one to many businesses and their social media people could learn a thing or two from this here ironic comic.. 🙂 One of the main purposes of social networking… is the social part. You need to be real. You need to not sell your product all the time. This goes for musicians, business owners, bloggers, …