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An Interview with TweetDeck’s Richard Barley


If you use TweetDeck then you may have heard of or met Richard Barley ( @richardbarley ), TweetDeck’s Community Manager. What did you do prior to working with TweetDeck? Being on the road gave me lots of time in the evenings to get addicted to Twitter and start using TweetDeck. The rest, as they say, is history… In your own works, why is TweetDeck so special?

4 Reasons Why Twitter Should Buy TweetDeck


Last week, the blogosphere was on fire with reaction to a report by the Wall Street Journal that Twitter is in talks to buy TweetDeck for $50 Million (registration may be required to read the post). The news came as a bit of a surprise as TweetDeck was reported to have struck a deal with UberMedia to acquire the app for $30 Million back in February. Twitter Needs TweetDeck.

Tweetdeck Officially Launches for Android


The ever popular twitter app, Tweetdeck , has finally come to Android. Just announced, Tweetdeck 1.0 Tweetdeck had a whopping 36,000 beta testers prior to this launch in an effort to make sure the app worked without fail. Here is a great video on YouTube showing off the new Tweetdeck 1.0 for Android: © 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. It’s about time!

Twitter’s Black Friday Signals an Exit Strategy


could go on, but to me the path is clear; within the next 12-24 months, as Twitter slowly improves its mobile apps and website, it will eventually cut off ALL third-party apps including TweetDeck and Seesmic. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. Business Twitter News app business Evan Williams HootSuite Social media Strategy Tools TweetDeck Twitter Twitter Client Twitter Clients twitter users

Why 150 Followers Is All You Really Need


Creating your 150 is actually quite easy and if you follow the steps below you’ll have discovered your 150 in no time. I’ve written my process out below of how I do this using tweetdeck. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. Tags: Finding Twitter Followers conversations Followers following relationship relationships retweeting spammer TweetDeck Twitter When you first get on twitter, it’s likely the thing you care most about is how many followers you have. I’ve even been to parties where people will judge my status by the number of followers I have. The byproduct was incredible.

Twitter Kicks More 3rd Party Sites To The Curb


2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. Photosharing on Twitter has historically been left up to sites like Yfrog and Twitpic , and according to news posted very late last night on TechCruch , 3rd party photosharing is about to become a thing of the past. Twitter has been spending money left and right, and it seems that every time we turn around, they’re doing something to demolish what people have been used to. Their reasoning, they claim, is that they’re working to “avoid having the user stream disrupted&#. They’ve got to pay back their investors somehow… right?

Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28

Taylor Marek

twitter is filling up my inbox # Finally got a group going on tweetdeck! I’m happy! # @ cstricklin np! Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28 February 28, 2009 by Taylor Marek Haha, my mind has been wandering all day. think I’ll let it drift for a while… # Ok, I’m going to try something new out at my site. in reply to cstricklin # RT @openzap: @ taylormarek got on [link] saying: I’m getting ready to take off for an awesome weekend!!! Gratz!!!

Why Twitter Lists are Less Effective


Because I use as my primary view (and not third-party tools like Tweetdeck or Seesmic ), it was time-consuming and unproductive to click a different list’s link every time I wanted to view its members’ recent tweets. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. Image credit: Michael Hamburg. You can either follow the list or follow its members individually. How do you use lists?

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Twitter Homepage Refresh | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Since many of you probably use a third-party application like TweetDeck or Seesmic , you may not log into the Twitter homepage that often anymore.  Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Twitter Homepage Refresh Written on July 28, 2009 by Justin Levy in social media , twitter 17 Comments - Leave a comment! What do you think?

13 Signs That You're At a Tech Conference | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

“Oops!&# ) Upon hearing his own introduction, a speaker at the podium pumps his fist and lets out a loud “w00t, w00t!&# Few in the audience appear to be paying attention to the speakers, though I imagine some are. (On their computers, I see Gmail, Facebook, Tweetdeck, Skype, Flickr and a host of other apps and widgets. more traditional, corporate bent. Meet the enemy: It is us.)

Why Twitter Needs Channels


Also, while Twitter does nothing to help you filter out unwanted Hash Tags, TweetDeck does have a filter feature, but I’ve never bothered to use it. Finally, while I find setting up searches in Twitter and TweetDeck easy, many people simply do not. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. One of those things is having discussions about specific topics with specific groups of people. Have you?

“Reclaim Blogging”: Why I’m giving up Twitter and Facebook

The first noticeable difference is In that time I’ve probably watched, and not simply had playing in the background while I messed with Tweetdeck and Hootsuite, around 25-30 classic films i’d not seen before. 153 Comments [Factoid: This is the first cartoon I ever put online, back in the day, 1999, two years before I registered the URL, Self-sufficiency. Exactly.

Twitter Chats: A Goldmine of Traffic, Followers and Knowledge


Using a tool like tweetdeck just setup a column with the hashtag for the chat you want to participate in. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. For months after I started my blog I was in the “I think twitter is pointless” camp. didn’t understand how to use it, I didn’t understand how to connect with people and I didn’t realize why it is not an option but a necessity for any blogger who is serious about growing his or her blog. In the last month however I discovered what I’m realizing is a twitter goldmine of targeted traffic, knowledge, and followers. TWITTER CHATS.

Digital Diplomacy

Waxing UnLyrical

took up my post in the UK in February 2008. That said, there are lots of very creative people in the UK and great things going on in tech (like Tweetdeck ), creative ( Moshi Monsters ), as well as advertising and PR. Do you ever know when exactly inspiration will strike? For me, it struck towards the end of May when the UK welcomed US President Barack Obama. I was heartened to see that both he and Prime Minister David Cameron had been reading from The Modern Book of Australian Diplomacy when they held a lunch for the UK press at Number 10 Downing Street during the visit.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

HootSuite puts all the accounts in one single interface (you can do the same with TweetDeck and Seesmic, I believe), but in terms of passwords, I usually use KeePass to store them with other relevant account information. Not doing much automation, mostly just added accounts to tweetdeck and use the one that’s most appropriate for the topic being tweeted. promote good content.

Content Curation: Learning from others and sharing their knowledge

Similarly I can set up search columns in Tweetdeck on phrases like "Web design" or "CSS" to see what people are saying about those topics." Go to Home Page: Access Key 1 Skip to Main Menu: Access Key 2 Skip to Section Menu: Access Key 3 Skip to Main Content: Access Key S Skip to Search: Access Key 4 Skip to Footer: Access Key 5 Cool Its not just an attitude , its my name. Why curate content?

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary


MySpace became the most popular social networking site in the United States in June 2006, but  it was overtaken by its primary competitor, Facebook, in April 2008. TweetDeck : TweetDeck is an application that connects users with contacts across Twitter, Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn and more. But never fear! Here’s a quick guide to some of the terms you may encounter. site (e.g.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

Putting that list in Tweetdeck makes it easy to keep up with that segment of people on twitter so I can see who is into the same things as me. Home About Speaking Newsletters Contact Best Of Work With Me How to Reach Out to Bloggers January 7, 2010 View Comments New here? Get more useful information by subscribing for free to the RSS feed. Lets dig in. Let’s talk about it. Really.

Being Blocked from the Social Web

Justin Levy

What I think is worse is that it’s like dangling a carrot in front of my eyes that I can almost reach. I can access the internet. I can even sort of access Twitter by going through TweetDeck. If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! Go ahead, chuckle and get it out of your system.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Gemma Went

Social Media Citizens

My grand plans to set up Red Cube started in the summer of 2008, originally as traditional comms agency. Tweetdeck – I still prefer this dashboard to manage my Twitter streams, accounts and searches. Echofone – I was using Tweetdeck on the iPhone but since that stopped working I’ve moved to Echofone which has a few nifty tricks up its sleeve. think it’s an UI thing.

How Businesses Use Twitter Today

Social Media Network Marketing

TweetDeck ( - free) is a commonly used tool to monitor key streams. With TweetDeck You can monitor not only important Twitter mentions but also update and monitor what is happening that is relevant for You on Facebook and Linkedin. Unported License. Based on a work at Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at [link]. Sections To Read Home Main Page Community - Social Media Network Online Who will benefit from this blog? Social Media Ne. Services You Could Avail Of By Partnering Me For Y. Full form of.

my6sense – of consumption, curation and the needstream.

Back in July 2008 a friend Julian Baldwin coined the term “ needstream &# – those things we actually need from the web as opposed to frivolous browsing or random consumption. Home About Contact Tweet me Featured Articles Ramblings The Social Web Trials/Betas my6sense – of consumption, curation and the needstream. Thanks for stopping by and I hope you like what you find.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Paul Dunay | Social Media.

Social Media Citizens

Paul’s blog Buzz Marketing for Technology has been recognized as a Top 20 Marketing Blog for 2009 and 2008, a Top Blog to Watch for 2009 and 2008, and an Advertising Age Power 150 blog in the “Daily Ranking of Marketing Blogs”. So far I raced over 1000 nautical miles this year. So early that many in my firm called me the podcast kid (which I frankly didn’t like). Valid XHTML 1.0

Hoping You'll Ask Me to Dance | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

have not tried tweetdeck, but I am now interested in giving it a try. LeaRae Reply Irene Koehler says: February 2, 2009 at 11:25 pm Have fun with Tweetdeck, LeaRae. Tweeters that I have traded many @replies with get into my “persons of interest&# group in TweetDeck. Yep, I use TweetDeck: I’ve got 6 columns: stream, @, DM, plus two groups: (persons of interest and news tweets) plus another search column for my interests. Great comments about how you find new people to follow and how you use Tweetdeck. Boys on one side of the gym, girls on the other.

When You Hit the Wall | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

Those little minute distractions of TweetDeck ‘s little black status box popping up or your email yelling at you that you have 10 unanswered emails can really prevent you from focusing.  So, when you really need to crack the whip, start by shutting down EVERYTHING that can interrupt you.  If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Power nap.


Myrland Marketing

like to acknowledge the kindness so many people show when they respond to a question, take their valuable time to RT, which stands for ReTweet, or share, something I’ve written on  Twitter with their followers, or when they share something I’ve posted on Facebook. People don’t have to take time out of their busy day to do this, but they do, so I like to say thanks. Digg this!


Myrland Marketing

Get a facebook page and a twitter address, and then use an app called “Tweetdeck&# – this enables you to monitor “tweets&# and facebook comments. I use it and love it. agree with you about TweetDeck. Maria April 6, 2010 at 2:01 pm I recommend Hootsuite over Tweetdeck. will share my answer with you here in case you are working through the same thought process.

Twitter Webinar Basics Etiquette | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

learned today about TweetDeck & find it easier to understand what’s going on. “How can I get more people to follow me?&# “Should I have a public or a protected account?&# “What else should I know about that I don’t know enough about to ask?&# Twitter is growing quickly, at the rate of 5,000-10,000 new accounts per day, according to a new report from Hubspot called State of the Twittersphere.? There has got to be something special going on here. Do you know what it is and, more importantly, are you a part of it? There is no one best way to learn.

Huge list: You know you are addicted to Twitter if

Laurel Papworth

When you dream about twitter… having images of tweetdeck flashing before you. You have so many followers you have categorized your community into 30 columns on tweetdeck and when new followers add you, you break out into a cold sweat as to what column to put them in. WotNews 2008: Our most important stories (1). Given the current State of the Twitosphere (down, and out, under maintenance – check here for Status ) I thought a You know you are addicted to Twitter if post was in order. And then immediately tweeted them about it. You miss ‘Fail Whale’ days. Twitip ).


Myrland Marketing

You can also begin doing one of the most important things you can do on Twitter, and that is to ReTweet, or RT, or share, or forward, what others have said.  In TweetDeck , a 3rd-party application that I think is a must for using and managing Twitter, ReTweeting is very easy.  It is one of the options given to you so you don’t have to type RT in front of something as you do when you reply from the home page on by Nancy Myrland on October 23, 2009 I’m a member of a group on LinkedIn called Social Media Marketing. There is no right way, and no wrong way, to use it.

Maternity Leave … for Bloggers?!


Each Saturday, I would find time to email the guest posters slated to go live that week, reminding them what day and time the posts were scheduled to go live, and letting them know that I had scheduled a Tweet to promote the post as well. (I used Tweetdeck. Kat Griffin founded Corporette , a fashion and lifestyle blog for women lawyers, bankers, MBAs, consultants, and otherwise overachieving chicks, in May 2008, while working as a litigator on Wall Street. This guest post is by Kat Griffin of Corporette. How do full-time bloggers take maternity leave? My answer? Editing.

Twitter's Supposed Lack of Loyalty: It's “too” easy

Bare Feet Studios

virtually never use the web site – I do my tweeting from my iPhone (Tweetie) and from two desktop applications (Tweetdeck and Twhirl when I am monitoring multiple Twitter accounts). think one reason is because they don’t fully understand the depth and breadth of usefulness Twitter can offer. Like a quick pass through any collectibles shop, you ‘re likely to miss the gold that is co-mingled with all the garbage. People are jumping on it like flies, because it is so easy to get started. It appears so accessible. ’&# I consider that a red flag of ignorance! Hawai?i

How to Use Twitter to Poach Customers


In 2008 (when Dell was one of the first companies to use Twitter as a direct sales channel) the social network had  made Dell over $ 1 million in revenue already. Set up a Hootsuite account (Tweetdeck works too) and add a new tab – you can call it “competitors&#. 2. Actually there are many ways to use Twitter to increase sales and enhance your business. want a good one.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Twitter is so 2008 The buzz about location came largely at the expense of Twitter, as most of the social media brigade updated their Twitter status infrequently, if at all. But do you think, maybe, it had something to do with the fact they were watching their Tweetdeck more than the panel? But do you think, maybe, it had something to do with the fact they were watching their Tweetdeck more than the panel? Between the people, the parties, and purveyors of all things bacon, it was a twenty ring circus of the sublime and bizarre. Scan Me? Largely, it didn’t happen.