7 tips to increase the engagement with a little help of software tools

Simplify your social media engagement strategy—find and join conversations, efficiently manage workflow, monitoring and more.

  1. SPROUT SOCIAL – https://sproutsocial.com/
  2. Tableau Data Analytics https://www.tableau.com/
  3. Tweedeck -https://tweetdeck.twitter.com/
  4. Hotsuite – https://hootsuite.com/
  5. SMhack – https://smhack.io/?utm_source=capterra
  6. Falcon – https://www.falcon.io/request-demo/social-media-management/
  7. eClincher – https://eclincher.com/?utm_source=capterra


10 ways to increase your social media engagement like never before

Columnist Jordan Kasteler dishes out his top tactics for getting your audience to like, share, click and comment on your social media posts.

It’s probably one of the most frustrating parts of social media marketing — no engagement.

You post day in and day out hoping to see the social side of social media start to happen. Sometimes, a like or two will pop up, but most of the time, you hear crickets.

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FCC to repeal Net Neutrality – this may change the World

The Federal Communications Commission voted to roll back U.S. laws designed to ensure a free and open internet, a controversial but expected decision that critics say hands control of web traffic to a small number of billion-dollar companies.The five-member panel voted three votes to two to roll back rules implemented in 2015 under then-president Barack Obama aimed at ensuring internet service providers have to treat all data equally along their networks, a principle known as net neutrality.  Continue reading “FCC to repeal Net Neutrality – this may change the World”

The Observer: The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked

A shadowy global operation involving big data, billionaire friends of Trump and the disparate forces of the Leave campaign influenced the result of the EU referendum. As Britain heads to the polls again, is our electoral process still fit for purpose? by 

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EU Takes On Fake News, Disinformation

BRUSSELS — The European Union has launched public consultations on “fake news” and online disinformation, and will also set up a group of experts in an effort to map out an EU strategy for tackling these threats by the spring of 2018.

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The moves come after the European Commission chief tasked the commissioner for the digital economy and society, Mariya Gabriel, to “look into the challenges the online platforms create for our democracies with regard to the spread of fake information and initiate a reflection on what would be needed at EU level to protect our citizens.”

Handbook of Russian Information Warfare


Keir Giles is an Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of International Affairs (Chatham House) in London. He also works with Conflict Studies Research Centre, a group of subject matter experts in Eurasian security based in Cambridge.  Read here


Disruptive dystopia, lives for sale, data driven plutocracy

Are we really losing our old model of good governance? Disruption in our communication and public universe. You should see this, till the end. Technosociologist Zeynep Tufecki describes how the same algorithms companies like Facebook, Google and Amazon use to get you to click on ads are also used to influence our political opinions.