Large social media followings giving Queensland's biggest tourist destinations

Large social media followings giving Queensland's biggest tourist destinations
Tourism operators are increasingly using bloggers, Instagrammers and those with large social media followings to promote their experiences online, a social media expert says. Queensland University of Technology researcher Dr Christine Satchell said …
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How to get the best information from social media before and during severe weather
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – When the sky has that gloom and you have that ominous feeling, it's natural to look toward different clouds for information. But your social media feeds are only as useful as your knowledge of them. Let's start with the most …
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Jharkhand police turns lens on social media to fight trafficking
Jharkhand Police's cyber cell has decided to track the Facebook accounts of all users in the state to weed out possible human traffickers who are increasingly using social media to lure young rural girls and children to big cities. Activists say …
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Schumer calls on feds to eye jihadist use of social media

Schumer calls on feds to eye jihadist use of social media
U.S. Sen. Chuck Schumer Sunday called on federal officials for a fresh assessment on how suspected terrorists use social media like Twitter, Instagram and Facebook to better understand how they may be thwarted. “There is nothing wrong — and everything …
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Paris Jackson Drops Ex Chester Castellaw From Social Media — See the Evidence!
That certainly seems to be the case based on social media. Until recently, Paris had changed her last name on Instagram to "Castellaw," but now it's back to Jackson. Plus, she unfollwed her 18-year-old ex and seems to have deleted many of their old …
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6 Game-Changing Social Media Trends for 2016 – The Influencer's View

6 Game-Changing Social Media Trends for 2016 – The Influencer's View
2015 has been another exciting year for social media with all kinds of fascinating new developments and milestones. We've seen the rise of live streaming on social with platforms like Periscope coming to the fore, Facebook hitting the 1 billion mark …
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Man in dock over insulting the UAE on social media
It was a personal online page on a social media network,” said the defendant. His lawyer, Ali Majed, said that his client never broadcast any public information through electronic means to damage the reputation of the country. “The insults that my …
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House Panel Faults Failure to Review Visa Applicants' Social Media Use
Much of the hearing focused on what both Democrats and Republicans on the committee said was a failure by government officials to review the social media accounts of visa applicants to look for signs that they supported terrorist groups like the …
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Restaurant trolls burglars on social media
LAS VEGAS – A Mexican restaurant in Las Vegas decided to have a little fun, while trying to catch the men who broke into their restaurant last week. 'Frijoles and Frescas' posted the surveillance video of the break0in to their Facebook page along with …
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