The Reference Desk for May 18, 2010

Social Media News

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    It’s your friendly neighbourhood researcher back again with this week’s edition of the Reference Desk – all that’s great in the wild world of social media.

  • Everyone’s talking about Facebook privacy as people begin to get more worried about what personal information is being shared. TechVibes gives you seven ways to stay safe on Facebook. Remember: privacy begins with you!
  • You’ll be shocked at the amount of information available via open status updates on Facebook. Openbook brings it all to you in easy, searchable form.
  • May 31 is Quit Facebook Day if anyone is interested – from Mashable
  • From ReadWriteWeb,  Twitter Search now parses shortened links for keywords so make sure your URLs are SEO and keyword friendly.

Finally, some social media initiatives we like:

Jeff Voon

Previous Editions:
The Reference Desk for May 11, 2010

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~ by Wilcox Group Team on May 18, 2010.

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