Tag: Tumblr

The art of social media

The art of social media
New mediums breed new forms of art, and social media is no exception. Whether social sites are used as the material with which to manufacture an image, or as a method of distributing existing digital works, they’ve currently got the attention of illustrators, writers, and photographers around the world. Social media has become an invaluable... Read more »

5 blog posts that showcased art, imagination in 2013

The blogosphere was good to us this year. From Tumblr to Medium and all the platforms in between came some immensely imaginative posts: artistic concepts and ideas that thrilled and inspired as they made their way across the Web. As the year draws to a close, let’s take a minute to revisit  – and to... Read more »

Libboo's online book recommendation service puts social media to work for you

Libboo's online book recommendation service puts social media to work for you
What book are you reading next? Answering this question can either be very easy, or very hard. Sometimes your next new read is dropped in your lap by a friend, or by The New York Times Best Seller list. Just as often you’re browsing Amazon or your local book store without a clue. The popularity... Read more »
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Get the most out of social media by knowing what social sites do best

We spend a lot of time with social media. By the end of this year, almost one in four people worldwide will be using it. More than a quarter of all Internet time is spent on social sites, and that number’s on the rise. But are we getting the most out of the networks we use? Are we leveraging... Read more »

Social sites, communities, and Tumblr blogs connect readers with authors online

If you’re a book lover – fiction, business, history, or otherwise – you’ve probably fantasized about meeting your favorite authors. You may have gone so far as to track them down on a book tour, crowding into a library reading or standing in line for hours to have a book signed. This is all well... Read more »

The day-to-day of your life, told through photos and shared online

The day-to-day of your life, told through photos and shared online
It’s Monday morning and you’re sitting at your desk, thinking about the weekend. Your iPhone is packed with photos of your Saturday: meeting friends for brunch, buying lilacs at Green City Market, that ludicrously huge ice cream soda you didn’t think you could ever finish (but did). By next week these moments will be all... Read more »
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