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How will Facebook’s News Feed Affect Businesses?

How will Facebook’s News Feed Affect Businesses?

Facebook will be changing their News Feed to show more status updates from friends and family rather than brands and news organizations. Brand and News pages will have to work harder to create original, engaging content that promotes discussions and interaction. If you’ve been in the loop re: recent events, you know that Facebook has been synonymous with the terms “fake news” and “Russian hackers.” The controversy has led up to this announcement yesterday: This update will prominently feature content…

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Snap Out of It

Snap Out of It

Recently I blogged about the distribution of fake news and how Facebook and Google are making it harder for people to peddle misinformation. While certain social media platforms were in the hot seat, Snap (formerly Snapchat) remained out of the spotlight. Snap is Facebook’s biggest competitor, so how did a social media platform with 150 million daily users manages to sidestep the issue? Snap is a growing source of breaking news for users but there are a handful of reasons…

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New Year, New Website

New Year, New Website

New year, new me is a hashtag that is wildly popular throughout the month of January. We here at Stanton Street think the internet should consider New year, New Website. Despite it only being the second month of the year and most new year resolutions have most likely been tossed out the window, we want to help you make a new resolution. Let’s amp up your web presence. Stanton Street is locally owned and operated and has been around longer…

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Stanton Street Prescribed New Look for Surecare Specialty Pharmacy

Stanton Street Prescribed New Look for Surecare Specialty Pharmacy

  Surecare Specialty Pharmacy is a one of a kind locally owned pharmacy that provides patients in El Paso, TX and the surrounding area with exceptional care. Their accredited pharmacists and clinical experts have years of experience that provides their clients with medicine and treatments that are tailored to meet their unique needs. They offer only the best in specialty pharmaceuticals, compounding medicine, & retail prescriptions, and they make sure that you have a complete explanation and understanding of the…

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Are you Linked Out?

Are you Linked Out?

You’re looking for a new job and you’ve polished up and dusted off your old resume. You’re officially on your way to getting that new position, right? WRONG! Dead wrong. These days just having just a resume will not get you in the door, it won’t even get you noticed. You need to be proficient in 8 languages, be the recipient of the Bill Gates Millennium scholarship, have won a Grammy and an Oscar, and you’ve had to be photographed…

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Social Media Managing – When Should You Be Posting?

Social Media Managing – When Should You Be Posting?

Social Media isn’t just for lurking your exes and old college buddies, it’s a huge part of how most of us get our information in real time. You need to keep the content on your blog and social media pages fresh and up to date. You can do things such as scheduling posts on all social platforms to keep your business in the forefront of your customers mind.  Scheduling posts is a great tool to use so it takes the…

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5 Social Media Terms of 2015 You Must Know

5 Social Media Terms of 2015 You Must Know

It feels like everyday there is a new techie term that we know nothing about. Some of these terms become so popular and useful that they make it all the way to Merriam-Webster. I’ve broken down some terms you might not know the meaning to.  Read on and impress your kids, coworkers, and friends with your new found knowledge.  Eileen LozanoEileen Lozano is an Office Manager/Client Services Assistant at Stanton Street, an El Paso, Texas area website development company. Contact…

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Internet Gullibility: Don’t Spread the Dumb!

Internet Gullibility: Don’t Spread the Dumb!

Being in the biz, I’m on social media sites a lot. I mean A LOT. As a result, I see the whole gamut of hoaxes, scams, “like” bait… you name it. The Internet has given tricksters and scam artists the power to reach millions of people though one click. Unfortunately these posts are being shared by too many – which leads me to the main reason for writing this. I’d like to make an appeal for everyone to stop being…

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Why You Need to Check Your #Hashtags

Why You Need to Check Your #Hashtags

If you’re on one of the more popular social media sites, you’ve seen them lurking in the body or bottom corner of a post. Sometimes they take up the whole next line, sometimes they’re only one small word. They’re meant to grab your attention one way or another – unfortunately sometimes it’s for all the wrong reasons. So, my friends, here are some tips to keep your hashtags legit. What Are Hashtags For? Hashtags are used to categorize, and in…

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