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Twitter Has Acquired Tweetdeck


Tweet Tuesday this week, the deal between Twitter and Tweetdeck was sealed. There have been rumours of the acquisition for several months now, but finally it was made official: Tweetdeck will be joining Twitter. Tweetdeck has so far existed as one of the leading third-party Twitter desktop applications. In other words, it is a great tool to track real-time conversations.

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.

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 Tweetdeck Officially Launches for Android. It’s about time!

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10 Features I Want to See in TweetDeck


Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Neal Wiser @nealwiser 10 Features I Want to See in TweetDeck 37 I have a love/hate relationship with TweetDeck. And yet, there’s still so much more I want to get out of TweetDeck. hope Tweetdeck is listening.

Twitter Dashboard to Shutter Feb. 3

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter is pulling the plug on Twitter Dashboard , the iOS and desktop application it launched last June to help businesses better connect with users. All of your scheduled Tweets will still be posted as scheduled and can be seen/updated from @tweetdeck 4/5. Twitter added that scheduled tweets will still be posted, and they can be updated via TweetDeck.

Geoff’s Market Research Bulletin – 1st Edition

Geoff Livingston

In looking at groups of location-based applications on mobile devices, the Pew Research Service’s Internet and American Life Project recently reported that 28% of American adults have used at least one of them. Marketing 3rd Party adoption Based Bulletin Facebook Application Geoff Location Market Research mobile search Search Engine OptimizationImage by Robert Scoble. Dunbar.

Twitter announces #NewTwitter


Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Flickr Friday: The Content Grid | Main | Branding Outside The Box » September 15, 2010 Twitter announces #NewTwitter Last night Twitter announced that it was rolling out several new changes to its web interface - incorporating many aspects of existing 3rd party applications such as Seesmic and Tweetdeck. Please try again.

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?

Your Definitive Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Convince & Convert

TweetDeck. You can’t make separate images for Twitter and TweetDeck, since they’re really the same social network. However, you still want to take into consideration the way that your Twitter header image will appear on TweetDeck because they do vary a bit in size. Pro Tip: It’s okay if some of your header image design is covered by your profile photo and bio in TweetDeck.

Simple Tool, Small Wonder: Buffer App

Spin Sucks

We can get so focused on mastering the “next big thing” that we overlook applications that might seem basic to some. Today’s guest is post is written by Jay Pinkert. 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. Before you leave!

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5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits


They also have a mobile application as well. TweetDeck. TweetDeck is desktop, iPhone, Android, and Google Chrome application that lets you manage your social media outlets. The only warning is that the application can become quite addictive, especially when you want to know what everyone is saying about everything. 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 Marketers Should Use Native Interfaces

Geoff Livingston

The proliferation of Tweetdeck, Hootsuite, and other third party API-based clients to update social networks within the marketing space is substantial. Even on Twitter, 58% of people use native applications. Should marketers use native applications? Image by Recently, conversations have picked up on possible third party interfaces for Google+. Literally.

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. It has a host of other extras such as the ability to create filters, and monitor search terms or accounts and it’s own music application where you can search and listen to music straight from the page. before I even knew what it did.

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


Hide Updates by Third Party Applications. 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 _. Facebook Applications Adding Embarrassing Content to Your Profile. Good stuff! Life Events.

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Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

The illustrious Anne Deeter Gallaher lays out a nine-step path to Twitter expertise for PR professionals, including using TweetDeck to follow multiple topics of interest simultaneously. Noting that “88% of small businesses and 74% of midsized organizations now use Twitter as their social media application of choice. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter Tools.

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9 Great Social Media, Digital Marketing & Productivity Tools.

Jason Yormark

Tweetdeck – I know most of those reading will know of Tweetdeck, but I have to add this to my list as I’ve tried practically all of the different Twitter apps, and in my opinion Tweetdeck just seems to work out the best.  Enterprise Social Software Says: August 24th, 2010 at 1:32 pm I see you have tweetdeck and tweetadder but not Hootlet. They can often be hard to come by, but there are some great ones out there and the following list are the ones that come to mind recently that you may or may not have heard of or used. 1. love that extension.

24 Full Service Tools to Manage B2B Social Media

Seesmic Desktop 2 is a desktop application. TweetDeck. TweetDeck is a real-time browser, connecting you with your contacts across multiple social channels. Shoutlet is a multi-user application that helps users build, engage, and measure their social media marketing communications. StrongMail Social Studio is a social media marketing platform for the professional marketer that features a referral marketing platform, social sharing tool and campaign management application – all in one solution. ———-. BuzzTrac. CoTweet : Standard Account.

List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

Niacavagnaro I use TweetDeck combined with Constant Contact's Nutshell Mail. have NM send at 7am and 2pm then I respond through TweetDeck to Facebook, twitter, linkedin and google buzz, which are updated all at once. Asian Bridal Makeup Tweetdeck is all you need! really love what I do, I hope it shows. You’ll find iterations for both brands and agencies. Thanks!

Getting Overwhelmed? Get Organized!


Once you have created a few lists (or found good ones to follow on sites like Listorious , you can login to Twitter and go straight to your lists, or setup your TweetDeck , HootSuite , or other Twitter applications to show you the people you are following on those lists. If you’re a reciprocal auto-follower, use TweetDeck’s New Followers column to spot out bad followings from the beginning and unfollow those that don’t interest you. One of the things I have been hearing lately is that people are getting overwhelmed. Twitter Lists. Facebook Friends List.

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90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

Another software application you can use is which allows you to personally brand your scheduled tweets. On LinkedIn make sure you have blog widget loaded (this is at the bottom of your LinkedIn Home page by clicking on the +Add an Application Button) this will then display your blog and the 3 latest posts in a window on your home page for all visitors to your profile 72.

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The New Twitter: Better, But Power Users Still Need Clients

Geoff Livingston

How does the new Twitter stack up to its old interface as well as desktop clients such as HootSuite, CoTweet, Seesmic and Tweetdeck? While it does not allow multiple columns like a Tweetdeck or Seesmic, it uses tabs above the main column to create fluid interaction. Tags: social media facebook interface Seesmic Tweetdeck twitter Twitter had to do something.

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app. It takes up a lot less screen real estate that Tweetdeck, and I always use Tweetie when conducting my live, Twitter 20 interviews. Smart.

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Organize Your Tweets with More Than One Twitter Client


TweetDeck Echofon Twitterrific Most of the tools I have listed here provide traditional Twitter functionality. My new account that I established ( @AreMorch ), is what I use for business relationships. I use TweetDeck to manage tweets from Social Media experts. The great thing with TweetDeck is that I can view current trends, and then add specific columns related to the trends.

How to Use Twitter to Generate Writing Ideas


You can save your searches in Twitter to show up in the right hand column, or as columns in applications such as HootSuite and TweetDeck. Have you ever been stuck on coming up with writing ideas for your blog, niche site, or a client? Twitter can be a very valuable tool when it comes to generating writing ideas, if you know how to use it. Follow People in Your Niche. Setup Searches.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary


This list will constantly evolve — please add other terms in the comments below and I’ll be happy to incorporate them. A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z A Application Programing Interface (API) : An API is a documented interface that allows one software application to to interact with another application.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

of upcoming trends [link] Seesmic – Twitter & FB app [link] Twitterrific – Mac & iPhone app [link] TweetDeck – Twitter, FB & MySpace app [link] Power Twitter – Firefox Add-on Twuffer – schedule tweets for later! Tips & Guides Mashable – Twitter Lists, Resources & How-Tos [link] How To Blog: A Beginner?s Blog Publishing Guide [link] 10 Things to Do Before Launching Your Blog [link] Writing for Bloggers – A Quick Guide on Style, Substance and Strategy [link] Creating a web presence – why bother? Buzz Index – Today?s

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Are You Listening?

Small Business Mavericks

TweetDeck or HootSuite. TweetDeck and HootSuite are social media management tools. TweetDeck is owned by Twitter. Both of these applications allow you to monitor and manage social media – including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc. Social media is good for more than just marketing or schmoozing. It’s also good for listening. In fact, if you want to keep tabs on your competition, listening is essential, and there are plenty of tools available to help you listen. Online listening entails many tactics. Here are a few I recommend: Google Alerts. Klout.

My 10 essentials for a new PC

The Way of the Web

Tweetdeck : My most subjective choice is using Tweetdeck as my standard Twitter client, as there are a lot of viable alternatives. Tweetdeck), and one for client accounts (e.g The one application I’m sorely missing is OtherInbox Defender , which recently switched from a standalone product to integration with Gmail.

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

Convince & Convert

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app. It takes up a lot less screen real estate that Tweetdeck, and I always use Tweetie when conducting my live, Twitter 20 interviews. But I was also using a number of desktop and mobile clients for all these things and found that HS gives you the most comprehensive service – without the annoying “hurr&# alerts from TweetDeck.

“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.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

tweet more frequently too, using HootSuite (my favorite Twitter application by far) to schedule tweets down the road. 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. Enter a second Twitter account. promote friends.

How to Promote Your Business, Blog or Website on Twitter


One of the things you can setup in Twitter, HootSuite , TweetDeck , and other Twitter management tools are saved searches. Consider only sending selected tweets to certain networks using the Selective Tweet application for tweets shared on Facebook, or the #in tag for tweets shared on LinkedIn. Twitter offers many ways of promoting your business, blog, or website with interested people in the Twittersphere. Before I get started on the various ways to promote yourself, remember that Twitter should not only be about self promotion. Status update with an @reply to someone else.

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.

How to Use Twitter for a Product Launch


Great application. personally like Hootsuite better than tweetdeck and seismic. I’m going now to check out twitizen. Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Nathan Hangen @nhangen How to Use Twitter for a Product Launch 13 We’re in a new age now. As social media networks, particularly Twitter, become adopted by the mainstream media and corporate marketing firms, we’re seeing an evolution in the way that products are launched. Cheers.

3 NEW Ways To Make Conversation on Twitter

Absolute PA

your tweet is RTd the way. I got pretty excited about this because it means users get new ways to track engagement and it encourages more interaction, especially for those who don’t use applications like Hootsuite or Tweetdeck to manage their Twitter accounts. your tweet marked as a favourite. When someone direct messages (DM) you. When your tweet is favourited.

The Best Way to Find Better People to Follow on Twitter


Among those many followers could be some interesting ideas, resources, even business. I use Twitter lists and Tweetdeck to filter down the stream to a manageable size and serious of targeted subjects. By my side I post information about my business, actual event if applicable and my interest. have over 5K ppl in my tweetdeck list/columns. know I have. Not too shabby. Göttingen?

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Jo Porritt | Social Media.

Social Media Citizens

For me, it is a mixture of Hootsuite and Tweetdeck for monitoring my Twitter Accounts, alerting me when I’m otherwise busy to things that happen in real time that need a response. Certainly, current emerging trends through geo-location marketing and the use of mobile applications will again evolve and become the “norm” for some brands. The shift a few years ago to Web 2.0 Full stop.

Review of The Twit Cleaner


After reading hundreds of blog posts, I’ve gained a new appreciation of twitter applications.  leave tweetdeck on when I’m busy but I’ll use the web to really dive into conversations. You will then get shown a pop up asking if the application has your permission to access your account. How does using this application improve your twitter experience?

To Schedule Tweets or No? Two Reasons You Should.


As for automated applications HootSuite is okay but i prefer to make use of automated wordpress plugins to do the bulk of my tweets. Has anyone heard if tweetdeck will begin allowing the scheduling of updates? Two Reasons You Should. 30 When I first discovered there were APIs that would allow me to schedule tweets, I thought I was in Twitter Heaven. Very human. Thanks for the post!

28 Resources from My Internet Marketing Toolbox

Viper Chill

Not only does Tweetdeck keep things organised, but it also makes it very fast to message people and retweet good content. iDisk is a service from (owned by Apple) which makes it very easy for me to backup my important files online. I run a Mac application called Automater which automatically copies files from a certain folder onto my iDisk at 1pm everyday. Home What the F ?