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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how many networks are there

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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How to remove a contact from LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a professional social networking website with over 200 million members, its a great place to manage your professional identity and to engage with people on a professional level.  So why would you want to how to remove a contact from LinkedIn? People are usually careful about who they connect with on LinkedIn as its not the same as other networks it is usually for work purposes but some people like to be open networkers, and connect with many people, and on LinkedIn these are called LIONs. What is a LinkedIn LION It stands for Linked In Open Networker, it basically means that they will accept invites from anyone, […]

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Customer Service – The Best and the Worst

  Which company saved your life this Christmas  or which company will you not be using again because of their poor service? How was your customer experience in 2012 – I’d love to know. In this day and age, most of us at sometime order goods online, I did most of my Christmas shopping on-line, and there is a lot of trust involved, you need to know that the company will live up to their promises, that they are trustworthy and that you can contact them if there is a problem (Yes, problems do happen, we understand that, to be informed is all […]

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Empire Avenue iPhone and iPad application – Eav Mogul

  Empire Avenue iPhone and iPad application Eav Mogul If you have been looking for a good iPhone or iPad application for the Social Media “game” Empire Avenue then you have found it. Eav Mogul is a FREE application or client by Korutech App Solutions that enables you to easily view and manage your portfolio on the stockmarket “game” Empire Avenue while on the move. What is Empire Avenue Just briefly, as I have already written a blog about Empire Avenue – Empire Avenue is an online game where you “play” the Empire Avenue stock market – buying and selling other […]

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The redesign on Empire Avenue – Explained.

I first blogged about Empire avenue 10 months ago – when I had just started. Back then I didn’t realise the impact it would have on my social media strategies,  networks and more importantly I that would find a fantastic community of people that now mean a great deal to me. Anyway – I digress… Empire Avenue have relaunched a new design – which is said to engage you more with your social networks. Most people that “play” Empire avenue have always used it to engage and connect with other users, moving that to their other networks.  I think previously that […]

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