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Twitter to Stop Counting Photos, Links Toward 140-Character Limit?

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Bloomberg added that the 140-character limit was originally adopted to match the limit of text messages in 2006, when Twitter launched. Twitter 140 characters Bloomberg links Photos SMS Text Messages URL shorteners URLsNo, Twitter is not increasing its 140-character limit  for tweets, but users may soon be able to pack a lot more information into them, regardless. Bloomberg  reported that photos and links will not be counted as part of the 140-character limit, with the change possibly taking effect in the next two weeks. Image courtesy of Shutterstock.

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Should Businesses Use Twitter As a Marketing Channel? [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Launched in 2006, Twitter is popularly called the “SMS of internet&#. Tweet With the Internet becoming a competitive universe to operate in, social media platforms are regularly innovating and trying to establish themselves as commercially viable. It is also a good idea to assess a network’s position as a communication platform and identify a usage pattern. infographic].

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The Three C’s of Social Content: Consumption, Curation, Creation

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80% of people in the US engage with social media, which is equal to the number of people who text via SMS or  equivalent to the ubiquity of those who own DVD players. As George Bernard Shaw observed, “Life is not about finding yourself, life is about creating yourself.&# Such is true for social networks and the digital persona and resulting experiences we create and cultivate.

A Brief History of the Evolution of Social Technology

Social Media Marketing

Used to rally demonstrators, Facebook postings, mobile phone images and SMS messaging played a huge role in organizing a thus-far loose-knit regime opposition. David Murton has been helping companies build and maintain their online relationships with customers since 2006. The following is a guest post from David Murton. Cases in point are the recent uprisings in Egypt and Tunisia.

List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

www.web-strategist.com

It combines video, e-mail, Twitter and Facebook account updating, RSS, podcasts, SMS, social bookmarking tools, widgets, and more. Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ mattgalloway Wow thanks, I really appreciate that. Thanks! HMMMM.

Teens & Young Adults Prefer Facebook Over Blogs

Firebelly

Blogging by teens (ages 12-17) has been cut in half - from 28 percent in 2006 to 14 percent in 2009. Where did they go? Social networking sites (SNS). 73 percent of teens and 72 percent of Gen Y are now active on at least one SNS. 71 percent of young adults prefer Facebook while 66 percent of younger teens prefer Myspace. The survey also showed that teens are significantly less likely that Gen Y and adults to use Twitter. Your comment has not yet been posted. Your comment could not be posted. Error type: Your comment has been saved. Please try again. Having trouble reading this image?

Preparing for the Next Disaster: The Future of #crisisdata

SocialFish

Patrick Meier is a director of crisis mapping at Ushahidi, which is a platform that unifies data gathered from multiple sources (SMS, e-mail, web) and distributes it onto a visual map or timeline. She carries out these activities each day at the American Red Cross in Washington, DC, where she’s been employed as a social media manager since late 2006. by Wendy Harman, Social Media Director, American Red Cross – Reposted with permission (original post appeared on the NTEN blog ). The American Red Cross is mentioned more than 1,000 times per day on the social web.

Newsmastering Architecture for News Radars

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2006 (40) ? October (5) Google and Liferay at Openmind’06 Take wine and go for a picnic Open your mind at Openmind 2006 Virtual band Knowing knowledge (beta) ? Teemu Arina About Blog Speaking Concepts Archives ? 2010 (9) ? September (1) Cloud Company & Service Design ? June (1) Cloud Company – a New Form of Organization ? 2009 (16) ? January (2) Organisaatio 2.0

Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 » Techipedia | Tamar.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Business , Internet , Marketing , Search Engine Optimization , Social Media , Viral Marketing , Web Design , Websites > Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 Best Internet Marketing Blog Posts of 2007 by Tamar Weinberg on December 26, 2007 Share Last year, I ended 2006 with a great (and still pertinent) list of blog posts and articles that I felt were really the best in their class in the area of Internet Marketing. Maybe next year, folks! Rae explains all. menu item. Clever!