Online Identity

For related uses, see Internet identity (disambiguation)Internet identity, or internet persona is a social identity that an Internet user establishes in online communities and websites. It can also be considered as an actively constructed presentation of oneself. Although some people prefer to use their real names online, some Internet users prefer to be anonymous, identifying themselves by means of pseudonyms, which reveal varying amounts of personally identifiable information. An online identity may even be determined by a user's relationship to a certain social group they are a part of online. Some can even be deceptive about their identity.
Posts about Online Identity
  • Facebook Just Told Us How to Do Facebook Marketing

    First, the Reachpocalypse, where Facebook massively reduced organic reach of business pages. And now, the Promocalypse where Facebook has decreed that as of January, 2015 overly promotional posts from business pages will be treated like a North Korean political opponent. The potential ramifications of this disappearing act are significant for businesses that set aside Facebook ...

    Jay Baer/ Convince and Convert- 552 readers -
  • The urban legends of online identity

    … as trends develop.” Like most urban legends, there is always a kernel of truth. Whether you’re talking about consumer privacy or the industry’s newest shiny object (a particular campaign or channel), marketers have to be more discerning than ever to cut through the hype and keep the customer experience front and center. The post The urban legends of online identity appeared first on Digiday. …

    Digiday- 14 readers -
  • Facebook Punishing Marketers Again

    … actually interested in. Many marketers (including myself) are somewhat skeptical, and think it is just another ploy by Facebook to push marketers into actually paying for Facebook ads rather than generating organic traffic. While it is undeniable that some marketers take their organic promotions too far, the fact is that many of us do it properly…

    Michael Levanduski/ Performance Marketing Insiderin Social Facebook- 9 readers -
  • Twitter’s ‘Digits’ Will Let You Sign Up For Third Party Apps With Your Phone Number

    … Twitter’s first mobile developer conference, Flight, took place yesterday in San Francisco, with the company unveiling their new Fabric platform for mobile app developers. One aspect of Fabric that’s very interesting is Digits, a new Twitter-powered tool that lets users sign in to their party apps with just their mobile phone number. (more…) New Career Opportunities Daily: The best jobs in media. …

    Shea Bennett/ AllTwitter- 2 readers -
  • Bring your local business online -- no website required!

    … to online! Video #5: Differentiate your business from the competition (5:09) With Scott’s business as a realtor, see how to demonstrate that your local business is the best choice for customers by adding photos, videos, and getting reviews. Video #6: Engage customers with a holistic online identity (4:51) We'll end the series by showing how Scott makes sure his online presence sends a cohesive message to customers and answers all their common questions. :) Written by Maile Ohye, Developer Programs Tech Lead …

    Maile Ohye/ Google Webmaster Central Blogin Google Facebook- 13 readers -
  • Thinking of Rebranding Your Blog? Read This.

    … back. And so you research new domain names, you design new logos, you test the waters. And you make the switch – your blog (and your online identity) is something new. Something more you. Jodi Wilson did that on New Year’s Eve 2013. She took a blog she had lovingly nurtured for six years from online journal to a much larger online place…

    Stacey Roberts/ @ProBloggerin Social Google Facebook- 8 readers -
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