Mobile Apps

Google Plus App Updated For Community Managers And More

One of the features that Google+ has recently given Community Managers is the ability to pin posts to the top of the community stream, and now that capability has been added to both iOS and Android device apps.

Twitter Updates Mobile Apps with New Design

Twitter Updates Mobile Apps with New Design

Twitter has released version 6.0 of their mobile app for Android and iOS that sports a new design, and a number of other updates.

According to the update:

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Google+ for iOS Continues to Improve

Google+ for iOS Continues to Improve

Over the weekend, Google released a nice little update to the iOS version of the Google+ mobile app, and it included quite a few improvements, both documented and undocumented.

First, the update stated that...

Edit Facebook Posts and Comments from your iPhone!

Edit Facebook Posts and Comments from your iPhone!

Facebook has brought some much-needed functionality to the iPhone: post and comment editing! According to today's update, Facebook users can now edit their posts and comments, and tap to see their changes.

The update also gives users the option to insert a photo as part of a comment on a post from their mobile phone.

Additionally, the update includes:

Buffer App Includes Twitter Autocomplete and More

Buffer App Includes Twitter Autocomplete and More

Buffer is one of those apps that can really help you keep on top of your social media activity. I recommend it regularly to businesses and bloggers, as it allows them to set up a schedule for when they want to tweet or post, and then just add new shares to their queue.

But when it comes to engaging with people and influencers on Twitter, Buffer has never been a good choice. You'd have to know the Twitter handle of someone in order to mention them in a Tweet shared via Buffer.

How to share a Facebook post to your Facebook Page on mobile

How to share a Facebook post to your Facebook Page on mobile

As a business owner maintaining a Facebook Page, one of the challenges is in keeping the Page active and interesting every day. I have talked about how one part of that is keeping a nice ratio between posts about yourself and posts about or from other people (the 80/20 rule). But finding all these other posts, and actually sharing them, is not as easy as it sounds, particularly for busy owners on the run.

HootSuite is Ready for iOS7 with Gorgeous New App

HootSuite is Ready for iOS7 with Gorgeous New App

Like so many other apps, HootSuite for Facebook & Twitter has been updated to be fully compatible with iOS7. With the upgrade comes a complete facelift, icon included, to bring a great new look to the social media management app. This has become, without a doubt, one of my favorite apps to use, and has completely replaced the native Twitter app for me.

LinkedIn Brings Endorsements to Mobile

LinkedIn Brings Endorsements to Mobile

LinkedIn Endorsements, the often maligned crowdsourced Skills & Expertise within the professional social network, is now available within the LinkedIn mobile app. With today's update, LinkedIn members can now view their top skill endorsements on their mobile profile, as well as accept and grant endorsements from and for other members.

How to Access HootSuite via Web, Mobile, App or Extension

How to Access HootSuite via Web, Mobile, App or Extension

HootSuite is a tool for social media management that we've talked about and referenced many times. I am a Certified HootSuite Solution Pro, which means that I have been trained on not only how to use HootSuite, but how to help business owners understand how they can use HootSuite to manage and monitor their social media accounts.

St. Louis Newspaper Releases Impressive New Mobile App

St. Louis Newspaper Releases Impressive New Mobile App

As a St. Louis resident and avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, I read the major St. Louis newspaper, the Post-Dispatch, nearly every day. I was a print subscriber for a while, mostly for the coupons. As a 30-something, I've been used to getting my news and information digitally for years, so I prefer the web or mobile apps for consumption. When it comes to the St.

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