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Ruby Receptionist Acquisition Enables Chat Assistance @callruby

Congrats to Ruby Receptionist's . Their recent acquisition enables them to not only answer phones but also manage chats! Jill Nelson, founder of Ruby says, "Customers are looking to engage with companies anytime and anywhere. To expand on our mission of providing real, human connections, Ruby has recently acquired ProfessionalChats. We are so excited about...

LinkedIn Launches Interest Targeting

At LinkedIn Marketing Solutions, our goal is to help businesses grow by enabling them to engage the audiences that matter most to them. But with the breadth of content, conversations, and engaging moments shared every day across thousands of topics on LinkedIn, it can be hard for you and your marketing team to translate...

5 Tips To Keep You Facebook Account and Page Secure

Good read from Facebook - Protecting people's information is the most important responsibility we have at Facebook. Our teams work around the clock to detect and prevent fraud, safeguard data and ensure our systems are secure. While we invest in finding, fixing and preventing security issues, there are things you can do to protect your account...

Does Vertical Video Make a Difference? We Spent $6,000 on Tests to Find Out

From Buffer - There has been much discussion recently on industry-leading publications about the effectiveness of video on social media. For example, did you know that video posts on Facebook receive at least 59 percent more engagement than other post types? Since our 2017 research with Animoto comparing square vs. landscape video, little has been published around the impact of video format...

12th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference

Get Ready for the 12th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference

Are you a small business owner looking for some fresh inspiration on how to grow your business and see it flourish? Then get ready for the 12th Annual Smart Hustle Small Business Conference, taking place on November 1st from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm at the Microsoft Technology Center, 11 Times Square in midtown...