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Social Media Is This Generation's Guerrilla Marketing

Jason Meller | Posted 03.28.2015 | Canada Business
Jason Meller

While maintaining your own blog is a great idea, you should also consider contributing to other, more-established, online communities within your industry or field of interest. The value lies in the fact that every piece of content you contribute -- which has your name attached -- may reach hundreds or even thousands of new people. All of whom can find their way back to your website or Facebook page.

This Photographer Loves Toronto And The TTC

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 03.27.2015 | Canada

Canada's Instagrammers do a great job capturing this country's natural beauty and diversity. Each week on Canadagram we feature one of the country's ...

Travelling Through the Lens of Canada's Top Instagrammers

Trivago.ca | Posted 03.26.2015 | Canada Travel
Trivago.ca

It's safe to say this year's winter definitely had us looking forward to spring! We may have theoretically passed that long-awaited first day of spring, but in Canada, Mother Nature doesn't seem to be ready to give up with grace. To beat back our late winter blues, we rounded up top Canadian Instagrammers who've been capturing the beauty of Canada and the rest of the world, whatever the season.

#FOMO: Why Corporations Should Have it

Nick Cowling | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Business
Nick Cowling

A relatively newly-named phenomenon, Fear Of Missing Out (FOMO), has become a powerful communications insight. While the premise of FOMO may be simila...

Instagram Makers Launch New App

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.23.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Instagram's latest stand-alone app, released Monday, lets users combine multiple photos and post them as a single image.Called Layout...

13 Instagrammers That Show Off Alberta's Breathtaking Scenery

The Huffington Post Canada | Will Alcopra | Posted 03.20.2015 | Canada Alberta

Fortunately for us, there's no shortage of talented photographers to capture Alberta's beauty.

Is Social Media Making us Less Human

Chelsey Wilson | Posted 03.19.2015 | Canada Living
Chelsey Wilson

Social media is only social in the sense that it relies on people interacting. However a point and click of a mouse is a far cry from what I consider interaction. Genuine interaction is lost in social media. There is no body language, no context, no natural flow of conversation, and no emotions. Comments, shares and likes is sadly starting to become the basis of some people's self-esteem.

Paul Zizka's Photos Of The Rockies Will Take Your Breath Away

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada

Canada's Instagrammers do a great job capturing this country's natural beauty and diversity. Each week we feature one of the country's best Instagramm...

4 Essential Social Media Tips for Brands and Bands

Dani Oliva | Posted 02.23.2015 | Canada Business
Dani Oliva

Plug Yourself! Photo Credit: Crystal Morris 1. BE CREATIVELY CONSISTENT How do you plug yourself on social media? Create new relevant content on ...

Three Ways to Peaceful Posting

Linda Lauren | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada Living
Linda Lauren

Today more than ever it's important to be judicious with what you click on in the fast streams of information and people that pass through your computer. For healthy endorsement and effective peaceful posting, consider the following.

30 Canadian Instagrammers You Need To Follow

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Living

Canada is a pretty great country to take photos in. We have breathtaking scenery, some of the world's best cities, so there's plenty of room for creat...

Why Do Canadians Love the 'Humblebrag' So Much?

Joseph Ottorino | Posted 03.17.2015 | Canada Living
Joseph Ottorino

You've probably seen the photos and posts before: friends thrilled to attend a party, their Friday night post-work drinks at a new bar, or even selfies with a celebrity. Of course you'd want to show off your amazing experiences to your friends and followers! But to avoid being labeled a humblebragger, try finding the balance for the types of posts you share and avoid faux humility.

Why the New Generation Is Turning Away From Facebook

Erin Bury | Posted 03.09.2015 | Canada Business
Erin Bury

Despite being a tech-savvy Gen Y'er who lives online, sometimes I read an article that makes me feel like I'm being relegated to some "too old to be hip" corner of the internet where only Clint Eastwood and baby boomers hang out. The most glaring instance was an October article in Quartz about the rise of social payments app.

Canadian Guy Transforms Himself Into Beyonce

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 01.06.2015 | Canada Style

A Canadian guy can do Beyonce better than Beyonce! Mina Gerges, who hails from London, Ont., transforms himself into pop divas on his Instagram pag...

Do You Know the Slang Terms of 2014?

Shirley Williams | Posted 03.02.2015 | Canada Living
Shirley Williams

Do you know the slang terms that were popular in 2014? Are you ready for 2015? Not sure? Let's do a simple test to find out.

She Dominated Social Media In 2014

Relaxnews | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Music

Pop star Katy Perry takes the top spot among the stars of social media for the year to date. In a ranking taking into account stars' buzz and foll...

In 2014, Why Do We Still Censor Nipples?

Heather Magee | Posted 02.04.2015 | Canada Living
Heather Magee

I have them. You have them. There's nothing foreign or particularly shocking about them. So why, in 2014, are we still faced with so much controversy over the nipple? When will we finally acknowledge they're just nipples?

Ads Coming To Canadian Instagram Streams

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.03.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Facebook's popular Instagram photo sharing app will start running ads in Canada soon.Some users may have already seen a message from Instagr...

Why Teens Fleeing Facebook Shouldn't Surprise Us

Nick Cowling | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada Business
Nick Cowling

While trolling parents might be concerned, marketers shouldn't be surprised by the drop in teen Facebook usage. After all, target audience behaviour is never set in stone. It's not the consumer's job to remain loyal, it's the business' job to keep up.

What Social Media Can Teach You About Living a Fuller Life

Kim Smiley | Posted 12.16.2014 | Canada Living
Kim Smiley

Let me fill you in on a secret: It's because you are too busy focusing on you, your company and your brand. You. You. More you. Forget about yourself for a second. Focus on the scintillating stars around you. They are gorgeous, captivating and brilliant! There is so much to discover. It is there waiting, just like you. All you have to do is open years eyes, click and share.

The Addictive Nature of Instagram

Gillian Farber | Posted 12.05.2014 | Canada Living
Gillian Farber

Instagram has changed the way people have viewed the world and each other. While some post shameless selfies, others use it for good or to allow people to open their minds to what else is out there.

Have Scooter, Will Travel

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Sorry, everyone, but here is a social media user who puts all of us to shame. Eileen Bry — make that @nana_bry — is an adventurous senior from ...

Back Selfies Are Now A Thing

The Huffington Post Canada | Isabelle Khoo | Posted 08.07.2014 | Canada Style

It’s official: selfies are taking over the world. While we’ve seen everything from the belfie to the snelfie catch on on social media, the latest ...

A Conversation With YouTube Stars Humble the Poet and Superwoman #Leh

Raji Aujla | Posted 09.30.2014 | Canada Living
Raji Aujla

YouTube stars Lilly Singh and Kanwer Singh, better known as Superwoman and Humble the Poet sit down with Raji Aujla to talk about the process of creating their viral music video, #Leh.

How Social Media Has Helped My Depression

Sandra Charron | Posted 09.16.2014 | Canada Living
Sandra Charron

Rather than seeing nothing after I post a particularly bleak tweet or a caption speaking about mental illness, my notifications explode with questions and comments, all curious and positive about this awful invisible assailant. Total strangers will send their love and prayers out to me. Others will thank me for being brave and outspoken.