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Facebook Rolls Out Trending Topics

Have you heard about Facebook’s Trending Topics yet? The platform is rolling out another feature to the platform in its quest to connect the world. Introducing more personalized trending topics will help make Facebook a one-stop shop for all your social needs: seeing what friends are up to, creeping deals from our favorite brands, and [...]

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New Year, New Tips for Productivity

We’re one week into 2014. How are your resolutions stacking up? How many times have you made resolutions you can’t keep? Sometimes they’re too grand, too extreme, and too unattainable to be realistic and achievable. It’s easy to set one’s sights on a big goal but not have the tools to build the small blocks [...]

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Code.org: Inspiring a Movement

It’s now 2014. 2013 went so quickly – but with one constant: our dependence on tech is only growing. We use mobile more and more for our go-to browsing and social needs. Time for a prediction, albeit an incredibly obvious one: this trend isn’t going away. This means that job opportunities in the field are [...]

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2K13: A Look Back

It’s been a big year, North Socializers. Big things happened, the world kept spinning, the internet grew to be more of a vacuous time-wasting hole…but not really, because that’s basically why we essentially all have jobs. Before the ball drops and brings us into 2014, let’s check out the best of the year MMXIII (that’s [...]

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Facebook to Roll Out 5-Star Ratings for Pages

Facebook is planning on rolling out star ratings for Fan Pages pretty soon. Have you seen them on desktop Pages yet? Looks like they’re being rolled out slowly but surely. Previously, star ratings were available on mobile devices. The inclusion of star ratings on desktop Pages isn’t necessarily the game-changer, though. Check the placement: right [...]

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Trusting Your Social Media Manager

Contrary to popular belief, it’s not all about the Likes. A high number of fans isn’t necessarily the be-all end-all of Facebook if they’re not working for you. Your page shouldn’t carry dead weight in the form of fair-weather fans, but rather create an engaged community that takes place on your fan page.  The goal [...]

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Jingle All The Way to the Most Popular Toy of 2013

  Anyone reading this old enough to remember Jingle All the Way, that  gem in which Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sinbad essentially try to kill each other trying to find a Turbo Man action figure for their kids? Hilarity and chaos ensue as the two bumble their way through the nightmare that is Christmas Eve shopping, [...]

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North Social’s 12 Days of Mobile Shopping

It’s better to give than to receive. We’ve all been told this at some point in our lives. Well, this year it seems like people are really taking this to heart. According to industry reports, people are giving plenty and they’re using mobile for their shopping needs. In the spirit of holiday giving, North Social [...]

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Just a Few Shopping Days Left – Are You Capitalizing on Them?

Ho, ho, hooooooly moly – just a few short weeks until the man with the bag makes his rounds! Is your brand capitalizing on this time of buying at breakneck speed? Thanks to the advent of killer internet and mobile marketing, most (about 50%) consumers say that the Internet is their favorite place to get [...]

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3 Social Media Tips for Gearing Up Your Business for the Holidays

3 Social Media Tips for Gearing Up Your Business for the Holidays

For many businesses the holiday season is an opportunity to bring in significant sales. Many companies don’t start planning until its too late…and that time is certainly creeping up on. 10 days until Thanksgiving and then the calendar beeline’s its way to New Years Eve. Be sure you’re being proactive, at this point, you should [...]

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