Social Media Defined

Entries Tagged ‘news’

iGoogle vs. Alltop

Finding read-worthy material in the endless vat of news sites, blogs, wikis, reviews and tweets that now clog the arteries of the internet has become increasingly difficult as the number of internet users around the globe approaches 2 billion. How do I sort through the slush?! Where is all the good stuff, the meat, the […]

Digg Defined

Overview: The nachos bell grande of social news sites, Digg is a force that cannot be ignored in the social media realm.

Newsvine Defined

Overview: Another social news site with more customizable features than McDonald’s. This site can effectively combine as many news channels as you can handle.

Tip’d Defined

Overview: Tip’d is a niche social news aggregation site with a specific focus on financial news, tips, and ideas.

Propeller Defined

Overview: Much like digg and reddit, Propeller is a social news portal, where users can vote up the most interesting news stories to the front page and interact with other users on the site. While Propeller is extremely easy to navigate, it lags behind the popularity of its competitors and offers little in the way […]