While the annual celebration of Halloween is known for its costume parties, trick-or-treating, and haunted houses, social trends for the holiday change year to year. Using data from the AddThis network, we found what people are most interested in this Halloween, and exactly how you can use that data to drive engagement for your brand.
Publishers seeking to lift their site above the noise may have already tried engaging an influencer in one way or another. But while there’s a generally accepted definition of “influencers,” there isn’t one specific group of people that fall into that category for every single publisher.
With the World Series game times set, we’re looking at the social implications of the championship. This year’s matchup between the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox includes two deserving teams with a lot of history, but how do the two compare socially?
Did you know address bar sharing—that is cutting and pasting an URL rather than sharing the page by clicking a share button—is by far one of the most common ways people share websites? In case you haven’t thought of that, we want you to know you could be missing out on a big part of understanding how visitors engage with your content.
One of the great things about Smart Layers is that there are lots of options that’ll let your site’s personality shine through. These examples of additional configurations will allow you to change things like the position of the buttons, which services show up, and even the hover color. Here are some of the styling options for the Share Layer that I frequently see publishers asking about, accompanied with ghouly examples.
We’ve been listening to your feedback about how to improve Smart Layers since it launched this summer. At the top of the list of requests from our users was an easier way to install Smart Layers on their Blogger/Joomla/Wordpress sites. And we heard you. I am happy to say we are now providing Smart Layers as a plugin for Blogger, WordPress, and Joomla.
We heard the news, Wibiya Users, and transitioning to a new tool might be challenging but we are here to help! AddThis offers an easy-to-implement solution so don’t miss a beat when it comes to engaging with your customers and visitors. You have a site to run, and we want to help make this change the least of your worries.
We periodically have to transfer files to a collection of machines in a cluster. Without a distributed filesystem we rely on user level processes to move these files to their target destinations. Previously we had been making a sequence of N rsync calls to populate a collection of N machines. When looking for an preexisting solution that would improve our workflow, I could not find one that met the following requirements:
Two years ago, Google started encrypting searches for signed-in users, and many speculated at the time that Google would eventually encrypt 100% of searches even for those not signed-in. That prediction came true as Google announced it would encrypt all keyword searches for all users starting this week.