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IMPORTANT: what’s in store for associationTECH now Posterous is going to die?

SocialFish

You may have heard that  Twitter has bought Posterous , the platform the blog is on right now. Today we are welcoming a very talented group from Posterous to Twitter. Posterous engineers, product managers and others will join our teams working on several key initiatives that will make Twitter even better. ”??? What do you think?

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

In just a few short years, Twitter has transformed from an odd little sort of public IM service where people posted what they just ate for lunch or what their cat was doing at the moment into one of the big four social networks and a significant channel for news, PR & marketing, politics and more. Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week.

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Top 5 Twitter Management Tips for Non-Profit Organizations to Increase Followers Organically

SocialFish

Twitter serves as a great marketing tool and has become increasingly useful for all types of businesses who are looking to expand their reach. The challenge for most organizations on Twitter lies in getting a good number of followers, and growing followers. You can increase the number of followers with good Twitter management. Don’t just tweet. Build a community. Be polite.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 In a recent talk at the University of Michigan , Twitter CEO Dick Costolo promised that Twitter users will be able to download a full archive of their tweets before the end of 2012. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook.

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity SMM

One source of inspiration was Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women by Diana Adams ( @adamsconsulting ) and Amy D. Diana writes for BitRebels.com and InkRebels.com, and as noted above, her post on Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women was one source of inspiration for this #Nifty50 list. She’s an informative and prolific Twitterer, and active in Twin Cities social media. What is it? aaker.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users. Twitter recently topped 200 million monthly active users, according to a tweet by the company’s @twitter account – and is seeing 400 million tweets per day. — Twitter (@twitter) December 18, 2012.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study]. Facebook drives more revenue from ticket sales than Twitter or LinkedIn, according to a new study by Eventbrite. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users.

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What’s So Funny About Social Media and Online Marketing? April 2012

Webbiquity SMM

Find sh*t marketing people say, cross-dressing Linux developers, the stages of Twitter addiction, still more priceless demotivational posters, an online tool for generating business jargon phrases, Russian unicorns, things puppets hate about Facebook, the funniest tweets of last year and more in this collection of amusing, creative and offbeat market and social media stuff. And are.

Social Networking Stats: Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users. Twitter users are 33X more active than Google+ users, according to a new study by social media research firm Umpf. Facebook has 955 million active users, Google+ 170 million, LinkedIn 161 million (at the time of this study) and Twitter 140 million.

The Great Fracture

Geoff Livingston

Reality Social Media Empire Avenue facebook fatigue Gartner google Instagram klout LinkedIn marketing overload Pinterest Posterous Quora time management Tumblr twitterImage by NASA Every mature market experiences rising competition that carves off specialized pieces of the leaders’ established footprint. It’s how Southwest, JetBlue and others brought the major traditional airlines to their knees (and bankruptcy). For social networking leaders, the great fracture is upon them. Those of us on the front line are left to [.].

Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Twitter & Politics: A 2012 Recap. On Tuesday, Twitter released a recap of the past year  – 2012: Year on Twitter. It was a big year for Twitter and politics, particularly in the US. tcot (top conservatives on Twitter). via  Facebook. via  Yahoo.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook’s User Base Is Getting Older; Twitter’s Is Getting Younger, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 Facebook’s User Base Is Getting Older While Twitter’s Is Getting Younger. ”  While only 2% of social media users (of the sites in this research) are 65 or older, the majority of users for several sites are older than you might expect: 55% of Twitter users are 35 or older. via  CNET. via  Twopcharts.

2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women

Blue Focus Marketing

Cheryl and I thought it would be a great idea to collaborate on this special social media project – and so the process began for creating the 2011 #Nifty50 List of Top Twitter Women. One source of inspiration was Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women by Diana Adams ( @adamsconsulting ) and Amy D. And she’s energetic and inspirational on Twitter. What is it? amberbuhl.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via Posterous. Instagram Tops Twitter In Daily Mobile Users. Smartphone owners in the US visited Instagram (from their smartphones) more frequently and for longer periods of time than they visited Twitter in August 2012, according to new comScore data (as reported by AllThingsD ). via  CNET.

3 Creative Tools For Power Twitter Users

TwiTip

There are a lot of tools for Twitter out there. What I’d like to dive into are some creative tools for Twitter that I haven’t seen a lot of people use, and that you can start to implement so you’ll be ahead of the pack! Posting Statuses To Twitter At The Perfect Time – Timely.is. mean, to the vast majority of people, using Twitter amounts to nothing but tweeting something when they feel like doing it, and trusting their followers will get the message, read it and process it. Posting Photos To Twitter With No Ads – Posterous.

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[Interview] How WHO’s ‘Twitter First’ Strategy Amplifies Communication In Real-Time

Audiense

World Health Organization ( WHO ) is the third most followed account among UN agencies on Twitter, with almost 3 million followers. And for many Twitter users, WHO is the go-to place to learn more about lesser-known diseases or outbreaks. — WHO (@WHO) March 11, 2016. A: Do you get a lot of response to this kind of information on Twitter? — WHO (@WHO) May 14, 2015.

Use Posterous to Easily Enhance Your Tweeting

TwiTip

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 Calum Henderson @calumhenderson A Christian guy in his early twenties studying to be a Primary School teacher. Posterous is the new kid on the block when it comes to blogging. You can view my Posterous here. Simple!

Social Networking Stats: Twitter’s US Mobile Ad Revenues Top Facebook’s, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 Twitter’s US Mobile Ad Revenues Top Facebook’s — But Facebook Will Win Next Year. Twitter takes the lead over Facebook in US mobile advertising revenues in 2012, according to the latest eMarketer forecast. But by next year, Facebook will beat out Twitter “by a significant margin.” Twitter’s mobile advertising revenues in the US will total $129.7 Why is Twitter seeing such success with mobile? The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. via  CNET.

Content Curation for Twitter: How To Be a "Thought Leader DJ"

blogbrevity.posterous.com

For great social media discussions, follow the conversations on #smchat every Wednesday at 1 pm on Twitter, join the #smchat Ning community , and get the transcripts. On Twitter, you are mixing content, content that the audience you hope to engage will find--not only interesting--but, irresistible, irresistible enough to comment on, @reply, retweet, share, like, etc. Whom do you know?

Social Networking Stats: #RLTM Scoreboard, Facebook’s Mobile Ads More Effective Than Twitter’s

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 Do Facebook Mobile Ads Work Better Than Twitter’s? Facebook mobile ads are more successful than Twitter’s, according to a new report by TBG Digital. While advertisers on Twitter have reported high rates of success with mobile users , the new data from TBG Digital reveals that ads in consumers’ Facebook newsfeeds on their mobile devices get 4x as many clicks as similar mobile ads on Twitter. Twitter, which shows every tweet from everyone a user follows). via  Forbes. via  LinkedIn.

8 Tips on Guest Posting Your Way to Twitter Dominance

TwiTip

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 Eric Cummings @onviolence Eric Cummings writes for On Violence, a blog on military/foreign affairs written by two brothers–one a soldier and the other a pacifist. It will get you more followers on Twitter. Thanks!!!!!

The Art of the Retweet

Janet Fouts

On Twitter a Retweet can be a valuable way to share information with your network, build your following and pay homage to the person retweeted. If you are in a Twitter application there is likely a RT button. On Twitter if you click the retweet link under the post it will retweet it for you but will not allow you to edit. This is why you should switch to a twitter client!).

Twitter Badges For Brands Who Want to Avoid Narcissism

Adam Cohen

While Facebook is mailing signs to businesses, I’m pretty sure no one is helping them understand Twitter – for free anyways.  After all, Twitter is for narcissists , right?  It occurred to me the other day that the phrase, “Follow us&# or “Follow me on Twitter&# is getting things off to the wrong start.  Post this to Posterous. Proposal.

Vacation + Guest Posters = Awesome

Jeff Esposito

Here is the schedule of the upcoming pieces and a link back to their sites and Twitter handles so you can check ‘em out: Kate Ottavio ( Twitter ) – 10/12 & 10/22. Keith Trivitt ( Twitter ) – 10/13. Rebecca Denison ( Twitter ) – 10/15. Mike Schaffer ( Twitter ) – 10/18.

Influencer Marketing: The Simple 3 Step Process for Finding the Perfect Influencer

Talkwalker SM

Social media analytics can help brands work out which media channel will work best for them but as an example, the influencer table below shows US-based Twitter accounts that have received the most engagement when using the term “Frappuccino” in a tweet over the last 30 days. What do you trust more? branded marketing message or a word of mouth recommendation? In which region?

Teens Prefer Tumblr Over Facebook

The Realtime Report

Tumblr is more popular than Facebook among young social media users, according to a recent survey by Posterous co-founder Garry Tan. Out of an impressive field of social sites – including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat – Tumblr was the favorite social network for the two age groups surveyed, ages 13-18 (teens) and 19-25 (young adults).

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Social Networking Stats: 25 Million LinkedIn Profile Pages Viewed Daily, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via  China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 175 million members. via  LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. via  Google. Tumblr: 77 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Instagram: 100 million users. via  TechCrunch.

23 (More) of the Best Social Media Guides, Tips and Resources of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

What’s the best time of day to post updates on Twitter or Facebook? The brilliant Gini Dietrich reports on research showing that marketers commonly choose the wrong time of day to post and engage on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, as well as to send emails. How many pixels of your Twitter background image are visible to most users? Social Media Marketing Guides and Tips.

Social Networking Stats: 42% of Those With Foursquare App Are Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Nielsen ranked Foursquare behind only Facebook (78 million) and Twitter (23 million) in terms of July mobile app users, according to AdWeek. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via  Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via  LinkedIn.

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 200 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. Below is the infographic from LinkedIn: Related Stories Social Networking Stats: Facebook Nears Global Domination, #RLTM Scoreboard Top Social Media Stats of 2012 Social Media Customer Service: Brands Respond More On Twitter. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week.

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Is Most Important Social Network for B2B Marketers, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 Facebook  followed with 19%, Twitter with 16%. However, when asked which channels they use most often, B2B marketers named LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter almost equally. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 955 million active users. via  CNET. via  Twopcharts. via  TechCrunch. via  CNET.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Nears Global Domination, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via  Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Reaches 80 Million Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 3.9 The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 955 million active users. via  CNET. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 576 million active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 300 million users. via  Bloomberg Businessweek. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 174 million members.

Charlotte Dawson, Cyberbullies and Social Media Pot and Kettle

Laurel Papworth

When I heard Charlotte Dawson had stalked down a woman who had told her to go hang herself on Twitter, had run the woman at work and her boss, and then was admitted into hospital today…  It’s hard to understand a woman who overreacted – yes overreacted – to a  nutjob stranger on Twitter saying “go hang yourself” She also retweets abuse sent to her.

Social Networking Stats: Instagram Has 90 Million Active Monthly Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 400 million users. via  Yahoo. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker.

Social Networking Stats: 63% of Users Share Product Info on Facebook, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. This number drops to just 25% for Twitter and 22% for Pinterest (keeping in mind that the respondents were all Facebook users, but not necessarily Twitter or Pinterest users). Related Stories Social Networking Stats: Twitter Tops 200 Million Monthly Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard US Mobile Ad Spending Will Top $4 Billion in 2012. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week.

Social Networking Stats: Facebook Reaches 1 Billion Users, Foursquare Tops 25 Million, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via  China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 175 million members. via  LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. via  Google. Tumblr: 76 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Instagram: 100 million users. via  TechCrunch.

What Does It Mean to “Know” Someone?

Debbie Weil

They may be a longtime newsletter subscriber, or we’ve interacted on Twitter or via a Facebook group or on this blog. This was originally posted to Posterous. I posted a "gentle heads-up" on my Facebook page to announce that I’m slowly weeding out "friends" I don’t "know" or at least have some connection with. Not clear enough. So what does "know" mean? draw a blank.

What Does It Mean to “Know” Someone?

Debbie Weil

They may be a longtime newsletter subscriber, or we’ve interacted on Twitter or via a Facebook group or on this blog. This was originally posted to Posterous. I posted a "gentle heads-up" on my Facebook page to announce that I’m slowly weeding out "friends" I don’t "know" or at least have some connection with. " Oops. draw a blank.

Social Networking Stats: Tumblr Serves 20 Billion Page Views Per Month, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via  China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via  LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. via  Google. Tumblr: 80 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Instagram: 100 million users. via  Tagged.

Social Networking Stats: LinkedIn Tops 187 Million Active Users, #RLTM Scoreboard

The Realtime Report

Twitter: over 500 million users. Posterous: 15 million monthly users. via  Posterous. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook. via  Twopcharts. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via  TechCrunch. Sina Weibo: over 368 million users. via  China Daily. Renren: over 170 million users. via  iResearch iUser Tracker. LinkedIn: 187 million active users. via  LinkedIn. Google Plus: 100 million monthly active users. via  Google. Tumblr: 79 million blogs. via  Tumblr. Instagram: 100 million users. via  Tagged.

18 Experts, an Infographic and a New Book will Convince you that Social Media Networking is Serious Business!

Blue Focus Marketing

Put your social account URLs on receipts, hang tags, shopping bags, counter cards, posters, etc. Set a goal of finding 10 new people to engage with each week, and soon you’ll have a core group of followers and sites like Twitter will become a wealth of resources.”. 5. Provide incentives for check-ins on Foursquare, follows on Twitter or likes on Facebook. Spell it out.

Four Areas that Digital Marketers Need to Continue to Focus On

Direct Marketing Observations

Twitter ain’t going anywhere -From cars that tweet , to marketers figuring out newfound ways to leverage the power of microblogging and actually driving awareness and making money-Twitter is hitting some good times. Twitter didn’t buy Posterous just to spend money and collect a toy. analytics big data IDC startups sxsw technology TwitterHonestly no.