Facebook Netiquette — To Post, or Not to Post Photos

The social media world is all-a-buzz this week as Mark Zuckerberg’s sister Randi became publicly upset on Twitter when her alleged “privately” posted family holiday photo appeared “publicly” on Twitter. When I received a phone call from Garrett Sloane at the New York Post to talk about Facebook netiquette, asking me why there was confusion…

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National Punctuation Day – How Are Your Netiquette Rules?

Every year on September 24th, it’s National Punctuation Day. This year, The New Yorker magazine is holding a Twitter contest and NationalPunctuationDay.com is asking you to determine which punctuation mark should become the mark of the President of the United States. Do you know where to place your commas, apostrophes and quotation marks? Should you…

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Zoosk Survey on Social Media Etiquette Reveals Who Bares All

Do you ever feel uncomfortable reading gushy posts on Facebook or Twitter from your friends’ romantic adventures? If so, you’re not alone. Zoosk, the romantic social network conducted a series of surveys of singles and couples too see how they felt about kissing and posting.  Posting your first kiss and details of your romantic life…

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Netiquette Explained on Oklahama Live

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How are your digital manners? On Oklahoma Today, Netiquette Expert and Rule of Netiquette author Julie Spira shared her tips for proper etiquette on Facebook and Twitter with hosts Drew and Owen on KSBI TV. Now that Facebook has a timeline feature allowing you to announce the milestone of being pregnant, would you? Should you…

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Texting in the Classroom — When Do You Stop? – Netiquette

If a dog is still a man’s best friend, is a cell phone now the college student’s replacement for their four-legged pet? According to this Infographic from OnlineCollege.org, 9 out of 10 students text while in class. Taking it even further, 1 out of 10 will actually text during an exam. With 3 out of…

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How to Facebook Proof Your Marriage

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Wondering what the best digital etiquette is for saving your marriage on Facebook? With almost one-third of divorce filings mentioning the word Facebook, no matter what your relationship status is, there are several things to keep in mind while posting on the world’s largest social network. It was an honor to be featured on Woman’s…

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Texting While Walking Will Cost You A Ticket in Ft. Lee, New Jersey – Netiquette

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Concerned about safety while texting? Well you should be. Texting while driving has resulted in fatal car accidents. Everyday, pedestrians put their lives at risk when they text on their mobile phones while walking down the street. About a year ago, a man in New York walked into a bus while he was texting. Today,…

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Has the World Wide Web Become the Wild, Wild West? [video}

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If you worried about protecting your digital reputation, you really should be. Personally I’ve been impersonated twice on Twitter and trust me imitation wasn’t a form of flattery. Sites such as Twitter and Facebook take impersonation and trademark infringement very seriously. Here are some tips on how you to help you manage your digital and…

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Acronym of the Day – CE: Creative Editing #netiquette

Our Acronym of the Day, CE (creative editing), is one which is utilized more often than mentioned. For those spending time on twitter or attached to their smartphones, communicating in 140 characters or less can often be challenging. Remember not everyone is on the same digital page. Use acronyms sparingly and avoid use in business…

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Acronym of the Day – BTN: Better Than Nothing #netiquette

Our Acronym of the Day, BTN (Better Than Nothing), is a ho-hum digital way to reply to an average communication. Remember not everyone is on the same digital page. Use acronyms sparingly and avoid use in business correspondence. For a complete list of 200 acronyms that go beyond BFF and a sneak peek from our…

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