is Twitch a social network

Is Twitch a Social Network

People are asking what is Twitch, is Twitch.tv a social network?  To find out the answer to this first we need to know what is social networking and what are social networks for. What is Social Networking A social network service enables users to find like-minded individuals or people with the same interests to connect with. So a social network is basically that community or social relations. We use social networks to interact with others, we follow them, connect with them, share content with them. In short a social network is a community of people finding and communicating with each other, to be […]

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3 Ways to Stop Facebook Game Invites

I see many Facebook users complaining on Facebook about some notifications they receive, especially game invites. There are actually 3 different ways to Stop Facebook Game Invites.  It really doesn’t take long and could stop these people from blowing a fuse every time someone invites them to the same game. Unfortunately your friend probably doesn’t even realise that they have sent you an invite as when they accept the game they give it access to their address book, and to post on their behalf.  This doesn’t make it okay but its just a fact that people don’t read the fine print, […]

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Do You Need a New Social Media Strategy

Do You Need a New Social Media Strategy

Do you need a new social media strategy ? Is your social media strategy not working?  Do you need a new social media strategy.  Sometimes, the things you planned into your strategy do not work, if after a few months you have no engagement because you haven’t built the foundations, its time to realise this and move on. It could be just that your social media program is fine but it just needs refining a little or just a little more time.  Yes, a good social media strategy does take time and effort to see rewards but are you spending time […]

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Do you need more followers?

DO YOU NEED MORE FOLLOWERS? People seem to be scrambling to get more followers, circles, likes, friends but the question is why do you need more followers.  Do you want a larger follower base on Twitter just to look important or to create engagement, interest in your website, brand awareness or sales? Businesses and professionals should not be asking how can I get more followers but how can I create a quality audience of a decent quantity, that is the trick.  Lots of fake followers are easy to get but are they the right followers? Its easy to spot people […]

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How Many Social Networks Are There?

HOW MANY SOCIAL NETWORKS ARE THERE? People are often surprised at how many social networks there actually are, they often think of just Facebook and Twitter. Wait for it… there are literally hundreds of social networking sites, more than 500 in fact.  That’s without counting all of the Chinese and other countries networks such as China’s Tencent who own WeChat with 200 million users. . However, out of the 500+ not all are of good quality or exactly thriving but they are available, and might just be the next big thing. Some social networking platforms are obviously more popular than […]

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Twitter News – Activity Arrives and A Hack Attack

Twitter news… You may have heard that Twitter has launched another change on Twitter.com; I’ll keep this brief as you will see for yourself soon enough. Activity  This shows favorites, follows, retweets, and more by people that you follow – this is next to @mentions, which now has your @name and retweets has gone  – this is being rolled out slowly as not everyone has it yet. I’m not sure about the usefulness of this yet, it makes it harder to see your retweets – but at least it is on another page and you have to click to see […]

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