Google purchases Meebo to work with Google+ team

Google announced Monday that it has purchased Meebo, the social media and advertising company, to add a team of engineers and some publisher-friendly social tools to its Google+ efforts. Meebo’s CEO, CTO and engineers from its product team will remain with Google after the completed purchase.

Can Pressitt Make an Impact As a Social Media Release Tool?

Social Media News Release (SMNR) creation, publishing and online news distribution service - PressittWhen I heard that the folks at Pressitt in the UK had launched the beta of their social media news release tool, I decided to check it out.

Pressitt says the site’s focus is on providing journalists and bloggers with a primary research tool for stories. PR types can upload releases into the system that should then be available to these journalists and bloggers. Read More about Can Pressitt Make an Impact As a Social Media Release Tool?