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Foursquare for Business

A few months back I wrote a blog post about Location-Based Services being the next big thing in Social Media. While they have continued to grow in popularity among consumers, many businesses have struggled with the frustrating barriers to entry. In the past,...

Google Plus Measuring Social Media Success

Part of my job at WebFuel is to measure the success of our various Social Media initiatives. That being said, I must admit that it is struggle inasmuch as things are moving fast & furiously out there in the Social Media landscape. Our Social Media Strategist Jason...

Google+: Initial Reaction and Moving Forward

Last month Google launched their Social Network Google+ to compete with Facebook and Twitter, among others. After failed attempts in the Social game with Buzz and Wave, the third time seems to be the charm for Google as Google+ continues to grow at outstanding rates....

Canadian Social Media Statistics 2011

Here at WebFuel we are extremely proud to be Canadian. We also love Social Media. So when a company like Ipsos releases a report that combines two of our passions, we get excited! It’s no secret that Canadians embrace the Internet and technology. For years we...

The Science of Timing

Is there a “best” time to Tweet? Post on Facebook? Publish a Blog? While some people think it doesn’t matter, others argue that timing is an art, and a science. Here are my two cents. Okay, let me start off by stating that I am not a scientist. For that matter I am...

2011: The Year of Mobile

Back in January I wrote a blog post about my 11 Social Media Predictions for 2011. Number 1 on my list was Mobile. Now five months into the year, it is becoming increasingly apparent that 2011 is truly the year of mobile. In fact, we have already begun to see the...