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ChromeDeck, it’s TweetDeck for Google Chrome

Josh S Peters

Check this out Google Chrome users, TweetDeck has created an app, named ChromeDeck, that runs it’s multi-column twitter client in a tab. On my second monitor I have TweetDeck and Evernote going. How Does ChromeDeck Compare to TweetDeck? Even though it’s in a slightly different layout we still get all the features we’ve come to expect and love.

Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: I’m Going Owl The Way

Jason Yormark

For quite some time Tweetdeck was my preferred choice when it came to social media management software. I’ve typically chosen software based solutions over web based ones for speed and performance when it comes to high touch computing. And for awhile Tweetdeck was meeting my needs, but I just grew increasingly more frustrated with performance issues with the Adobe Air platform. It certainly doesn’t suffer from the slow downs I experienced with Tweetdeck. So here is my short list of things so far that have me loving Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: Tabs – Love the tabs.

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?

50 (of the) Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Insights of 2011 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Read on for answers to these questions and more from some of the best minds in social media in some of their best blog posts and articles of 2011 so far. Tac Anderson reviews seven of his favorite tools for saving time in social media consumption and management, among them TweetDeck , Twendz and Quora. 2011 Trends: Make Your Corporate Site A Social Media Hub by Business 2 Community.

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. Is a Feature also a Product?

How to Participate in a Tweet Chat

Janet Fouts

You can also follow a hashtag in your Twitter client like Tweetdeck or Hootsuite. If there is a host or a featured guest what questions have been posted? Twitter chats, sometimes known as a Twitter party or a tweet chat, happen when a group of people all tweet about the same topic using a specific tag (#) called a hashtag that allows it to be followed on Twitter. How to listen.

Social Media Definition by Peeing [infographic]


Tweet The other night I were browsing through my following feed on Tweetdeck, looking for interesting news – a fun tweet caught my eye…. Add A Chatting Feature To Your Site With VisitorsCafe. knew that I’ve seen something like it before – another tweet a couple of days ago. All credit on the original idea goes to someone unknown out there in the blogospere.

Twitter Direct Messages Are Useless

Jason Yormark

Some suggested features: Give me some filter options to weed out DMs with links. If Twitter isn’t going to pull the trigger, how’s about Hootsuite or Tweetdeck offering these features? I’m no technical expert, but I’ve got to believe something could be done. Anyone out there using any tools that provide any of the features above that I’ve missed? Social Media

Simple Tool, Small Wonder: Buffer App

Spin Sucks

Amidst all the froth about the new Facebook features and the general release of Google+ , it’s easy for social media professionals not to spend much time considering the importance of simple tools. Simple Tool, Small Wonder: Buffer App originally appeared on Spin Sucks on October 10, 2011. Today’s guest is post is written by Jay Pinkert. That alone is well worth $10 a month.

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Twitter’s Black Friday Signals an Exit Strategy


Friday, March 11, 2011 was a black day in Twitter history.  On that day, Twitter announced that they don’t want anyone to make any more third-party Twitter clients. These third-party developers, along with the broader Twitter community, were the ones who implemented hash tags, RTs, @ replies and many of the features that Twitter now takes for granted. Surprise, Surprise? And, No.

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How I Got My Job As Director Of Social Media – Step 1: Build Experience Then Blog, Tweet, Collaborate!

SocMed Sean

As a member of the committee, I quickly became “that guy” who everyone knew would talk to them about Twitter, tweets, Tweetdeck, YouTube,, Facebook pages, and a host of other terms that were foreign to many. Blogs Facebook Featured People Social Twitter Workplace YouTube blog career collaboration intranet job knowledge management social media social networking tips

What I Like About the New Facebook Timeline Profile, Privacy Settings, and News Feed


If you are viewing your newsfeed and see that an update is from an app (this includes HootSuite, Spotify, Tweetdeck, NetworkedBlogs, or anything with an icon), you can click on the dropdown arrow next to the update and select the Hide All by _. The brand new Facebook profile design featuring the timeline layout. Your timeline currently features your top photos and posts. Moved.

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Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

Everyone’s all abuzz and atwitter about Plus, the new social network from a search engine company with which you might be familiar. I won’t break down all the features and how-tos and what-ifs, as other folks are better at that, including  Jason Falls and Chris Brogan. It’s batting average on new features suffers accordingly. But enough about that. Orkut. Picasa.

Building Community with MarketMeSuite

Spin Sucks

spent some time getting to know some of the features and experimenting with it for Spin Sucks Pro as a tool to help build community. Like Hootsuite and Tweetdeck , it allows you to manage all of your social media accounts from Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn. Use the location-targeting feature to find people in your market. Today’s guest post is written by Lisa Gerber.

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits


TweetDeck. TweetDeck is desktop, iPhone, Android, and Google Chrome application that lets you manage your social media outlets. find the tracking of donations to be the most useful feature, because it allows organizers to worry about accomplishing the mission, compared to counting the nickels and dimes after a bake-sale. 5. This is a guest post by Joe Yeoman, who is obsessively addicted to new web technologies and discussing them. He is the Media Coordinator at , and he rides his bike to work almost every day.

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Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

analyzed my Top 6 blog posts for 2011 by total page views, and am re-running them this week as a “greatest hits” compilation. In the very first release, Plus has a killer integration with Picasa (Google’s photo service), and its live video chat feature (called Hangout) could very easily become a Skype killer. (Happy Holidays! This is #1. Thanks for the traffic!

Four Tools to Help Build Your Social Community

Waxing UnLyrical

However, you can’t tag people the way you’d be able to if you were posting directly to Facebook (they may introduce this feature at some point, which I think would be huge). HootSuite was the first Twitter service to introduce scheduled tweets, and one of the main reasons I switched over from TweetDeck (and now I’m so used to it, I can’t switch back). Triberr.

Why Google Has the Hammer To Make Businesses Use Google Plus

Convince & Convert

Everyone’s all abuzz and atwitter about Plus, the new social network from a search engine company with which you might be familiar. I won’t break down all the features and how-tos and what-ifs, as other folks are better at that, including  Jason Falls and Chris Brogan. It’s batting average on new features suffers accordingly. But enough about that. Orkut. Picasa.

The End of the 140 Character Tweet and its Repercussions


– Lara. A few weeks ago, Iain Dodsworth , founder and CEO of TweetDeck , introduced , a new component to TweetDeck that allows users to send tweets greater than 140 characters in length. move different is that it gives Dodsworth, whose TweetDeck has millions of users, the potential to free TweetDeck from its dependence on Twitter. But what makes the

Twimbow, Twimpretty


While TweetDeck and HootSuite allow you to create lists and columns to sort tweets, they don’t allow you to do any actual in-column sorting. With all the standard features most Twitter clients have these days, Twimbow stepped it up a notch with a few extras. I’ll admit it. I’m a sucker for pretty packaging. Is your product in tiny, adorable packaging?

The Blogger’s Guide to Meaningful Engagement on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter


Hangouts: This feature of Google+ is for that person who is truly social. At the 2011 Web 2.0 Some people think TweetDeck is better than HootSuite, but I disagree. TweetDeck may have its advantages with a clean interface and URL shortener, but when it comes down to it, HootSuite delivers more value in these areas: Speed: TweetDeck’s Adobe Air is a massive resource hog. will give you for TweetDeck. This guest post is by Neil Patel of KISSmetrics. When it comes to social media, Facebook, Google+, and Twitter are the big three. Here’s how to do that.

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. Twitter is a wonderful communications tool and while it does many things really well, there are a few things it doesn’t do so well.

What Does Salesforce-Radian6 Deal Mean for Everyone Else?

Net-Savvy Executive

Every few seconds this morning, TweetDeck brings another comment on today's announcement that is buying Radian6. SMA is a feature set that can work into multiple categories; look for SMA companies to focus their feature sets on specific use cases, and expect acquisitions that work into acquirer's existing businesses. The announcement's not exactly a surprise—Radian6 was the obvious acquisition target in social media analysis (SMA), and their platform had supported Salesforce integration since mid-2009. Companies Social media analysis

The magical power of great writing and insight

The Way of the Web

For instance, having written about some of the different inputs that are helping me create better work , I fired up Tweetdeck today, and the first thing I saw was @Documentally tweeting a link to his own take on a same subject. Sometimes the effect that great writing and content can have is almost magical, whether it’s due to what is on the page or screen, or due to the timing of it.

Free Twitter Automation Tools Roundup

The other features I like is that it lets you use your own URL shortening service such as , and you can also schedule tweets to publish to multiple Twitter accounts. Both Twitter and its members frown upon such behavior because spammers have abused this kind of feature; think twice before setting up recurring tweets too often. Image Credit: PhotoExpress user  Adam Borkowski.

Maternity Leave … for Bloggers?!


By Summer 2011, I had two very happy things going on in my life: I was pregnant with my first child, and my fashion and career advice blog ( Corporette ) was doing so well that I had quit my job as a lawyer to focus on it. ” But once I had things scheduled (using WordPress’s default scheduling feature), I sent a screenshot of the post, as well as the full HTML, to each writer for approval, and told them what day and time the post was scheduled to go live. jumped from 57K uniques in June 2011 to 75K uniques by September 2011. My answer? Editing.

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

Convince & Convert

Both companies (as well as a second tier of contenders) are working on new features and ramping up their business development teams. 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. More so than any other event I attend, SXSW is conference roulette. Scan Me?