This Week's Social Media Bark: Facebook Reaches 500 Million Members, Investor or Collector, and Watch What You Tweet

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Facebook Reaches 500 Million Members: Facebook has announced that they now have 500 million members. This means that one in thirteen people on the planet now use Facebook. Check out this video from BBC.

A Collector or Investor: Mary recently found this article and wanted me to share it with all of you. Here’s what she had to say, “In regards to your Facebook Fan Page, are you a collector or investor? Collectors strive to gain as many followers as possible while investors attempt to foster the fans they have – in other words the difference is quantity versus quality. This article offers 10 ways to adopt an investor stance.”

Watch What You Tweet: The Huffington Post recently highlighted tweets that ended up getting people fired. We here at GCAI hope none of you make the same mistake! You can check out all 13 tweets here.