The longer I blog, the more I have seen evidence that social media is an ever changing medium. Just when you think you have it figured out, a new feature is added or an algorithm is altered changing all the ground rules. The necessity of keeping up with how particular social media outlets are evolving and others are emerging has become crystal clear.
Here are 3 websites that will get you quickly up to speed and help you stay up-to-date on the ever changing social media landscape.
- SiteProNews-All the latest news is available in a variety of social-media related categories. Also, you will find access to lots of feature articles by blogging, search engine optimization, and webmaster experts. The search feature by keyword is really helpful,l as well.
- Social Media Examiner–This site provides good information about how you can use the latest social media feature releases to help grow your blog. The articles are easy to follow and offer suggestions that are easily applied.
- Alltop- Using the search term Social Media pulls a comprehensive selection of headlines related to the topic that are grouped originating sites. I really like this method because it quickly helps you identify just those websites that you would like to follow further or allows you to have a broad overview of what is making the news currently.
With the overabundance of information flying around on the Net, it is good to know that there are some easy-to-access sites that can help us stay on top of social media changes without adding lots of time to our full blogging schedules.
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