Social Media

Business

How Social Media Makes You Buy Things You Never Knew You Needed

It’s not news that online shopping is on the rise, but what’s really mind boggling is just how many people shop online after seeing a […]

G Philly

LGBTQ&A: Kareem D’Ant

Kareem D’Ant is a local queer musician and popular activist on social media. We chat with the outspoken artist about being out in Pennsylvania, his upcoming […]

Be Well Philly

I Eliminated This From My Weekend (And I’m Never Going Back) 

You’re about to judge me, and that’s okay. Here’s why: Last weekend, I drove to Asbury Park to have a nice Sunday at the beach […]

Be Well Philly

6 Philly Fitness and Foodie Instagrammers You Should Be Following

Nowadays, Instagram is a freakin’ well of fitness and healthy foodie inspiration. Whether it’s a perfectly garnished slice of avocado toast you’ve been drooling over or […]

Shoppist

Under the Influence

Outside the Art Alliance on 18th Street, a paper airplane’s toss from Rittenhouse Square, it’s just another day at the virtual office for Ian Michael […]

Business

Temple Study Finds Social Media Marketing Harms Business Long-Term

A new study out of Temple’s Fox School of Business has some findings that might make some businesses reconsider their social media marketing strategies. The […]

News

This Man Is on a Mission to Make 10,000 Friends. I Was His 644th.

When I walk into Shot Tower Coffee just after 9 a.m. on a recent Friday, it doesn’t take me long to spot Rob. His hair […]

Donald Trump sworn into office
City

Trump Is President. Philly Social Media Reacts.

We told you, but in case you somehow missed it: Donald J. Trump is now president of the United States. I did a brief scan […]

News

Mom From SEPTA Kids Video Speaks Out: “He Came at Us, We Didn’t Come at Him”

UPDATE, 3/31/16: Read the latest on the SEPTA kids video. By now, you’ve probably seen it: A disturbing viral video that shows a group of […]

News

Signs of the Apocalypse: The Peeple App Launches

I’m approaching that age where it’s time to decide if I want to bring children into this world. Most days, the answer is yes. I […]

News

Social Media Threat Closed Tacony Academy Charter School in Wissinoming Today

UPDATE: Tacony Academy Charter School in Wissinoming is open today, according to a message from the school’s CEO and principal. “We are putting additional security […]

Business

5 Reasons Your Business Should Be On Snapchat

The year of Snapchat is upon us. The social media platform is growing at an unbelievably rapid rate and doesn’t show signs of slowing down. In fact, the […]

Business

Comcast Explains Epic Facebook Fail

Comcast tried to smack talk one of its competitors on social media, but it backfired in a big way. On its Xfinity Facebook page, Comcast took […]

News

10 High-Quality Tweets About the Pope Francis Visit

Follow Philadelphia magazine’s live coverage of Pope Francis’s historic visit all weekend long. Apparently the Pope will be in town for a thing this weekend […]

News

Meet the Local Hospital Worker Who Posts Autopsy Photos on Instagram

When you go into the hospital, you probably don’t expect that your tumor, gangrened leg or, God forbid, dead body will wind up on Instagram. […]