The internet celebrates the iconic Obama portraits

Barack and Michelle Obama’s official portraits were anything but standard. This week, we explore how the internet celebrated the iconic paintings. Tune in to All the Memes to see the next meme of the week! Read more… More about Watercooler, Politics, Funny, Memes, and Art

How to Drive Meaningful Interactions in Facebook Groups

Shares 812 Are you struggling to get visibility on Facebook? Wondering how a Facebook group could help? In this article, you’ll learn how to use a Facebook group to foster engagement and drive the meaningful interactions favored by Facebook’s news feed algorithm. How to Drive Meaningful Interactions in Facebook Groups by Megan O’Neil on Social…

SearchCap: Linking law, Google crawl change & map directories

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. From Search Engine Land: Keyword infringement: Edible Arrangements files $209M trademark suit against GoogleFeb 19, 2018 by Greg Sterling While use of trademarked keywords has been allowed by courts, this case may be more complicated…

Snapchat Gives Creators Access to Audience Analytics by @MattGSouthern

Select creators on Snapchat are getting access to analytics data about their audience. This includes insights such as story views, engagement, and demographics. Only those who are part of Snapchat’s Official Stories program are getting access to this data. Being in the program is like having a verified profile on Instagram, and is limited to…

How to Follow Instagram Hashtags for Business

Shares 998 Do you use hashtags on Instagram? Wondering how to see posts with specific hashtags in your regular Instagram feed and stories? In this article, you’ll discover how to use Instagram’s Follow Hashtag feature to monitor relevant topics and campaigns. How to Follow Instagram Hashtags for Business by Jenn Herman on Social Media Examiner.…

Why Content Is Important for SEO by @JuliaEMcCoy

Editor’s note: This is a chapter from Search Engine Journal’s new e-book, SEO 101: Learn the Basics of Search Engine Optimization. Want to read the full guide? Download your copy of SEO 101 now! Content and SEO. At their best, they form a bond that can catapult any website to the top of search engine rankings. But that’s…

NY federal court decision threatens embedding and linking across the web

In ruling on a motion for summary judgment in federal court in New York, Judge Katherine Forrest found that embedding a tweet containing a copyrighted photo (of Tom Brady) could create liability for copyright infringement. The case, Goldman vs. Breitbart, is still in process and cannot be appealed until final, but the judge’s ruling has potentially…