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Leslie Walker

Updated Articles and Resources

By Leslie Walker

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • 5 New Social Networks Launched in 2014 Created: Sunday, July 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014
      Meet Sobbr, Hashtack, Happn, La-la and Jobr, 5 new social networks launched in 2014.
    • Add Email Links and Link Messages Created: Friday, October 17, 2003 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Adding an email link to your pages allows your readers to communicate with you. Knowing some simple tricks will allow you to add messages to the emails that they send you.
    • Guide to Social Bookmarking Created: Saturday, July 16, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Social bookmarking is a fast growing practice on the Web that helps organize knowledge by saving, and sharing links. Learn how it works at these sites
    • Facebook Games List Guide Created: Sunday, October 28, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Facebook Games List shows how to discover the most popular Facebook game titles.
    • Facebook Official Definition: What Does "Facebook Official" Mean? Created: Thursday, April 28, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      Facebook official is slang for a relationship being validated or made "official" through the relationship status of someone's profile on Facebook. It's a cultural meme, too.
    • Facebook Dictionary: Glossary of Facebook Slang Created: Sunday, July 13, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      The Facebook Dictionary can help you speak social networking language like a pro. It defines key terms and features of Facebook.com and mobile apps.
    • Find Followers on Twitter Created: Wednesday, July 20, 2011 Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014
      How to find followers on Twitter requires strategy and helpful tools. These tips can help you identify potential followers and recruit them to your feed.
    • Social Media Influence Trackers Created: Monday, October 31, 2011 Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014
      Social media influence is hard to track, but new tools are being developed to identify and score individuals for their online clout in social networks.
    • Online Games for Girls - 8 Popular Free Games for Girls Created: Tuesday, May 03, 2011 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      These 8 free online games for girls are especially popular with young girls. A sampler of free games for girls online.
    • "Guess the Emoji" Game Guide Created: Wednesday, July 09, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Everyone seems to be playing "Guess the Emoji," a picture puzzle game, on smart phones. Here's how this addictive visual puzzle game works.
    • Facebook Profile Picture Size Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014
      Facebook profile pictures should be 400 pixels wide and 400 pixels tall, at a minimum. Here are a few other tips for good profile photos.
    • How Facebook Business Pages Work Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Facebook business pages are profile pages set up by companies, nonprofits and organizations to communicate with users of the social network. Learn how they work.
    • Meet Emojli, the All-Emoji Social Messaging App Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Emojli is intended to be a visual messaging app devoted exclusively to communicating with emoji. Learn how this quirkyl social network works.
    • How to Use Emojis on the iPhone Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Learn how to use emoji on your iPhone by activating your hidden, built-in emoji keyboard.
    • Facebook Groups Guide Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Facebook Groups are a free, powerful feature of the world's largest social network. Here's how they work.
    • Facebook Page: Definition Created: Saturday, July 05, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      A Facebook Page is what the network calls profile pages set up by companies, nonprofits and organizations.
    • BAE: Twitter Slang Definition Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      BAE is Twitter slang and ghetto chat for "baby" but people use it to refer to other things, too.
    • Twitter Headers Tutorial: How to Edit Cover Images Created: Sunday, September 23, 2012 Updated: Saturday, July 05, 2014
      Twitter headers are custom images users can display above their profile photos on the network. Recommended file size is 1500 pixels by 500 pixels.
    • Twitter Backgrounds: 2014 Changes in Dimensions and Design Created: Sunday, October 14, 2012 Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014
      Custom Twitter backgrounds are a fun way to personalize the look and feel of your pages on Twitter.com. Here's how these images work.
    • Twitter's New Look for Profile Pages 2014 Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 04, 2014
      Twitter gave its profile pages a revamp in April 2014, boosting the size of images and fonts and adding filters to sort tweets.
    • Installing the Pin It Button Speeds Up the Pinterest Experience Created: Monday, February 27, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
      The Pin It button is a Pinterest bookmarklet that makes it easy to grab images on the Web and pin them to the popular visual social network Pinterest.com for organizing, managing and sharing images...
    • How to Use Snapchat: Share Vanishing Photos with Snap Chat Created: Sunday, March 03, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 01, 2014
      The Snapchat visual messaging app deletes pictures after the recipient views them. It's a free alternative to SMS texting and lots more fun.
    • 10 Best Mobile Messaging Apps Created: Thursday, March 21, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Here are 10 top mobile messaging apps--popular ways to communicate especially since most let people make free calls and send free SMS text messages.
    • Social Business Definition Created: Sunday, September 30, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Social business generally means one designed to spur social change, but technologists are co-opting it to refer to social media tools for business.
    • The FBI Twitter Slang Book, ICYMI Created: Sunday, June 22, 2014 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      The FBI has a social media slang book that compiles acronyms used on Twitter, Facebook and other social networks. It's a hoot.
    • What is Y8.com Games Site and How Does It Work? Created: Sunday, August 04, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Y8.com offers thousands of free games, including educational titles for young people and action for adults. Here's how Y8 free games work.
    • Self Disclosure Through Social Media Stimulates Brain Pleasure Centers Created: Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      The popularity of social media may be due to how self disclosure makes people feel good, Harvard researchers found." itemprop="description">> Sunday, June 08, 2014 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      The CIA has long done classified use of social media for monitoring and tracking; now it's opening a Twitter account for public relations purposes
    • Link To Your Blog, Then Link Back Created: Tuesday, January 24, 2006 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
      The simplest way to make your blog part of your personal Web site is to simply link to it. Then place a link back to your site from your blog entries. Learn how to do this the simplest way.
    • Social Analytics: Making Sense of Social Media Conversations Created: Monday, November 12, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      This guide to social analytics provides a starting point for anyone interested in using social media more effectively.
    • Social Metrics: What Does It Mean? Created: Friday, October 07, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      Social metrics is a field devoted to measuring social media. It involves various methods of measuring how social media impacts companies, people, conversations and more.
    • 10 Great Social Networking Tips and Tricks Created: Thursday, April 07, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
      These social networking tips can boost your standing online by helping you think strategically about how to communicate and connect with people who matter to you.

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