Web & Social Media

Web & Social Media

New Trend: Sleep-Texting. Why It Happens and How to Stop

You’ve heard of sleepwalking and sleep-talking…but have you ever heard of sleep-texting?! No kidding—in this age of the ubiquitous smartphone,…

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How to Win Sweepstakes on Facebook and Twitter

Tricks from the Contest Queen Sweepstakes have entered the Internet era—entries are submitted online through company Web sites or, increasingly,…

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Attention Consumers: Fight Back with Facebook (and Twitter)

Fix problems fast with the phone company, airlines, retailers and more When United Airlines baggage handlers broke Dave Carroll’s guitar,…

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How to Make a YouTube Video That Goes Viral (And Maybe Even Makes Money)

The video Web site YouTube is now the Internet’s second-most-used search engine, trailing only Google. A popular video will attract…

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Health Web Sites: The Best-Kept Secret to Getting Better Care

If you have been diagnosed with a condition—any condition—you might be tempted to hop online and join other patients in…

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Health Web Sites You Can Trust

It can be tricky to search the Internet for answers to health questions -- because mixed in with a bounty…

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Beyond Facebook: 7 Great Social-Networking Sites

Facebook, Twitter and career-oriented LinkedIn are the best-known social-networking services—Web sites that help users connect with friends and associates online.…

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What Never to Say on Facebook… MySpace… or LinkedIn

Many users of social-networking Web sites unknowingly put themselves at risk. Web sites such as Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn and Twitter…

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Make Facebook Your Next Best Friend

The Web site Facebook.com -- which started as an online club for college kids -- now attracts millions of senior…

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Social Networking on the Internet: The New Way to Make Friends and Have Fun

Want to know which South Florida nightclubs have a senior-friendly reputation? A member of the social networking site Eons recently…

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How to Design a Winning Web Site

With a little technical assistance, anybody can create a Web site that will attract potential customers… LAUNCHING A WEB SITE…

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No FDA Scrutiny of Internet Medical Ads

Internet Advertising Puts Consumers at Risk for Misleading Medical Claims YouTube generates a lot of buzz these days — which…