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self-promotion

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Twitter: A self-promotion tool for mainstream media

According to a new study conducted by Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism, 93 percent of news outlets only tweet links to their own sites.

By November 14, 2011

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When is a company's Facebook post not an ad?

Facebook has decided to exert more control over posts that it deems "overly promotional." Ultimately, though, isn't every Facebook post by a company promotional?

By November 16, 2014

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Social media self-promotion: The urge, the ick, the outcome

Humility is out. Self-advocacy is in. CNET's Emily Dreyfuss, a member of the Millennial Generation and an ambivalent self-promoter, ponders why we brag the way we do on social media.

By May 8, 2013

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U2 admits to 'megalomania' with Apple album launch

U2 frontman Bono has apologised for pushing the band's latest album out to iTunes users worldwide, saying the band "got a little noisy" in its "self-promotion".

By October 14, 2014

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Talking crowdfunding and the age of geeks with Toad the Wet Sprocket

Crave's Eric Mack sat down for a chat with Glen Phillips, lead singer of Toad the Wet Sprocket, about the band's geek pedigree and Kickstarting a new album after 16 years.

By August 18, 2014

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Binge TV watchers at much higher risk for death, study says

You might want to think twice before reaching for the remote. A study points the finger of death at too much television, tying excessive watching habits to a higher mortality rate.

By June 27, 2014

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Despite the odds, indie games and the mainstream meld at E3

Even with other avenues for attention, indie developers need gaming's most mainstream summit to earn mass market exposure and time under the spotlight.

By June 12, 2014

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CNET Road Trip 2014: Official Picture of the Day sweepstakes rules

Here are the official rules for the 2014 CNET Road Trip Picture of the Day sweepstakes, which runs from June 9 through July 27.

By June 9, 2014

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Silicon Valley's app culture eroding US ability to make serious software

[Q&A] Decidedly old school and proud of it, Pegasystems CEO Alan Trefler says the current app culture has abandoned the concept of customer-centricity with serious consequences for the US' ability to make software.

By April 8, 2014

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Samsung and Red Sox' Ortiz trick Obama into selfie ad

It seemed innocent enough. A famous slugger taking a selfie with the president. Now Samsung admits it was the same kind of marketing as Ellen's Oscars selfie.

By April 2, 2014