Social Media


Be on Trend With Your #Christmas Hashtags

Be on Trend With Your #Christmas Hashtags

We shouldn’t have to tell you that using trending hashtags affects the popularity of your tweets.  With the holidays offering no shortage of social media inspiration, you need to use a hashtag that gets #noticed – otherwise you’re just another...
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Sunny Lenarduzzi and Hootsuite’s Last Social Update

We hope it’s not the last of the Hootsuite Social Update series, because we’ve become slightly addicted to the best thing to hit YouTube aside from Bey’s 7/11 music video. Ok, the best thing in terms of quick and entertaining weekly social media news we actually need in our career lives
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Sean Beckingham: Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur

Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur is Branding & Buzzing Founder Sean Beckingham, who has this to say about his transition from magazine art director to social media pro: "How many times did you read a magazine today? How many times did you check Facebook?"
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Learn the Best Kept Secrets of YYC Social Media

Social Media Breakfast (SMBYYC) is easily one of Calgary’s best-kept networking secrets. But at the rate that it’s growing, it won’t remain that way. Young professionals of all backgrounds and industries will be in attendance at their 57th event coming up on October 31st
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Swearing Off Social Media is the Newest Red Flag

Selfie-addicts and validation junkies are characters well-known for their red flagginess. But the newest red flag is on the other end of the pole. Responding to social stress by burning down the digital ship is almost as concerning as not being able to float without it. In fact, it’s almost the same thing
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6 Reasons Finding a Relationship in Our Cities is Worse than Ever

It’s tough out there for singles living in any large Canadian city, especially if they’re looking for a relationship. Unfortunately, it seems like the time we live in isn’t doing us any favours. Just look at these 6 reasons for proof that finding a relationship in urban areas is more difficult than ever
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9 Traits of That “Friend” Whose Life is Better on Social Media Than in Real Life

We all know them. It’s difficult not to when they bombard your newsfeed with their perfectly polished shots and annoyingly positive status updates. Oh, and their flawless relationship, too. Here are 9 unmistaken traits of that “friend” whose life is better on social media than it is in person
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Google This: Your 'NET' Worth

Somehow, most of us always manage to forget that Google is a website and not, well, the entire Internet. They’re allowed to do what they want – within the law – as long as you’re choosing to use their service. Same with any of the other big names listed above. So here’s some fun math
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12 of the most inspiring Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts

The world of motivational social media accounts is a vast one, ranging from the cheesy and cringeworthy to the fanatical and crazy. So for those YPs looking to add some daily inspiration to our various newsfeeds, but of the more balanced and practical variety, we’ve done the digging and have come up with a few notable accounts worth following today
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Notable Wants You: We're Looking for Canada's Best Social Content Creator

Think you have what it takes to help curate what’s Notable in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, and Calgary? Then you’re going to want to keep reading. We’re on the hunt for a new Notable team member to work out of our Toronto office, aka the Notable Lounge. If you win, you won’t just get the job, you’ll also get a sweet title: Social Content Creator. (Oh, and a competitive salary too)
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