Social Practicality

Social media sites aid in the making of everyday decisions
Implications - With the ongoing shift towards an online lifestyle, more individuals are turning to their social media sites for input in making everyday decisions. By providing social media applications that act as alarm clocks, forecast the weather and allow users to compare restaurants and other services, businesses are giving more practical, day-to-day uses for social media beyond its original communication and networking purposes.
SCORE: 3.6
Mild Top 6 Examples: 22,927 Total Clicks Feb 11 - Apr 11
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Anti-Bullying Social Media - Facebook is Set to Unveil Its Dramatically Improved Security Features
SCORE: 4.2
Warm 3,095 Clicks Pub: Mar 16, 11
Anti-Bullying Social Media
Facebook is Set to Unveil Its Dramatically Improved Security Features
The mammoth social networking site Facebook has come under fire over the past few years over their security features and the rise of social media harassment. The upcoming release of a whole new set of… [More]
Social Media Feeders - Granatapet Develops a Billboard With Foursquare That Releases Dog Food
SCORE: 5
Mild 2,700 Clicks Pub: Mar 31, 11
Social Media Feeders
Granatapet Develops a Billboard With Foursquare That Releases Dog Food
German pet food manufacturer Granatapet has taken interactive advertising to a whole new level with their billboard. The problem with most traditional advertising is that the consumer can only see the… [More]
Virtual Charity Cafes - The Christchurch Cafe is an Ingenious Way to Aid Earthquake Victims
SCORE: 3.2
Mild 1,143 Clicks Pub: Mar 8, 11
Virtual Charity Cafes
The Christchurch Cafe is an Ingenious Way to Aid Earthquake Victims
A clever and ethically minded website by the name of Christchurch Cafe has recently taken a uniquely creative way to raising funds for victims of New Zealand's recent earthquake. Featuring a list of virtual… [More]
Social Media Entertainment Apps - Throw a Bash for Your Online Friends With the Hurricane Party App
SCORE: 2.9
Mild 2,986 Clicks Pub: Mar 26, 11
Social Media Entertainment Apps
Throw a Bash for Your Online Friends With the Hurricane Party App
Put the social back in social networking with the Hurricane Party App. Let's admit it, you may be really popular online on a number of social media platforms, but how often do you actually hang out (IRL)… [More]
Interactive Exercise Apps - 'Git Fit' for iPhone Turns Working Out into Social Networking
SCORE: 2.5
Mild 9,276 Clicks Pub: Feb 1, 11
Interactive Exercise Apps
'Git Fit' for iPhone Turns Working Out into Social Networking
If you're lacking the motivation to go for a jog, 'Git Fit' for iPhone is an app that will rile your competitive spirit because your exercise stats will be visible to your friends. The package comes with… [More]
Social Media Alarm Clocks - The Alarm App Tweets and Facebooks Your Morning Wake-Up
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 3,727 Clicks Pub: Feb 27, 11
Social Media Alarm Clocks
The Alarm App Tweets and Facebooks Your Morning Wake-Up
The Alarm app is a new iPhone app that lets you shout at your alarm to snooze it. The app has a special function that lets you snooze it via shouting. And by shouting, I mean mumbling obscenities. The… [More]