Pinterest has a reputation for being popular with the ladies. I suppose there's a reason for that; Forbes reported that 97% of Pinterest users are women, and that 47% of women who use social media have made purchases based on Pinterest recommendations. But that doesn't...

The entertainment check-in network, GetGlue has been growing in popularity over the last year and it appears that it is finally becoming more mainstream, as brands are calling it out on TV and in other promotions. So, how can TV networks, studios and brands take...

Social networks are pretty inescapable for most of us these days - and in this industry, people just don't know what to do with anyone who isn't already on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Pinterest...

Unless you’re living under a rock, or started boycotting the internet when SOPA was first introduced last year, you’ve heard Pinterest is growing. But just how much traffic is Pinterest getting these days? According to ComScore, Pinterest has over 4 million users and is rapidly growing....

If you haven’t heard of Pinterest yet, you should take a minute and kick around on their site. Give Pinterest a review. Inevitably, a minute will turn into half an hour as you click from one thing to the eye-catching next. And really, that’s the whole...

My fellow Social Media Practitioners will find the new social API connectiveness tool If This Then That (ifttt.com) an amazing way to streamline your content and your social media accounts. They tout themselves as a tool that alleviates the need to code, just think about things...

At the end of 2010, I wrote about the global trends of Facebook and promised future posts on the options besides Facebook in different countries. A lot of things have changed since the end of 2010, especially with the recent launch of Google+. And while...

The new social network Path launched this past Monday. It's designed to be exclusive, allowing only your closest friends to be involved. The Ignite team had a few days to use it. Here is our initial review....