The Weekly Pulse

Weekly Pulse

We learned this week that Facebook will be bringing Timeline to brand pages. To help with the transition, Mashable published a guide for business to use in order to make the most our of their new pages. Similarly, we also enjoyed BostonInno’s list of top 7 companies who have successful Facebook Timelines.

We loved Mashable’s infographic detailing the most “viral” new sources on Twitter. They must know what they are doing across the pond, because BBC and The Guardian claimed the top two spots, followed by Mashable, The Huffington Post and TechCrunch.

We received news this week of a lawyer who decided in investigate into the legality of Pinterest, and subsequently shut down all of her boards for fear of being sued. Accordingly, AdAge wrote a helpful for post that describes how brands can use Pinterest without breaking the law.

Would you read promoted tweets on your phone? TechCrunch reported that Twitter will soon published promoted tweets in their mobile application. Let us know what you think!

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About Kendra Bissonnette:
Kendra comes to Compete to work in the Online Marketing department as the social media co-op. Kendra is currently a student at Northeastern studying Communications and Interactive Media. Find Kendra on Twitter @KNBissonnette.