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SPIN SUCKS Eight Tips to Pitch Media Better on Twitter
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2010
These days, the media are flocking to Twitter in droves, and the platform presents a new opportunity for PR pros to connect with journalists and bloggers. Following are my tips on how to successfully pitch media on Twitter. Twitter is a place to engage and converse. There are a few good resources for finding media, such as MediaOnTwitter , and more publications are listing their staff’s Twitter handles in the publication. Twitter lists are another good resource for finding media. It helps if the client you are pitching is on Twitter, too.
COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS How to Increase Your Twitter Following 438% in 30 Days
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2008
(yes, that’s supposed to be a Twitter army ). Why Twitter is Important. To many Internet Marketers,Twitter has become important. Twitter is no exception. Let’s take a look at 7 Steps that Make Twitter Work: Step #1. Twitter is more than personal updates. Sure, some people like to put in cat updates or say what they are eating for lunch, but Twitter is much more than that. Twitter is a great place to: -broadcast breaking / important news. When you post a link to your latest blog post to Twitter, you are doing a push. Step #2.
AKAMAI MARKETING 6 Twitter Do’s for Business
| TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011
Today we’re keeping it simple with some tactical suggestions on using Twitter for business. Tactics Twitter social media advice small business suggestionsIt isn’t that this list is complete or even that it ever will be. I’ve just.
HARP SOCIAL 5 Must-Do Twitter Style Tips
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2009
When it comes to growing your followers on Twitter, you have approximately 2 seconds or less to grab someones attention and positively influence them to click the “follow button. Whether it is lead generation, brand awareness, reputation management, search engine optimization or any of the other many benefits you can enjoy with Twitter, one fact remains, you need followers. Below are some proven tools, tactics and ideas to pump up the volume on your Twitter style and successfully build your Twitter following. People naturally connect with photos.
ADAM SHERK Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and.
| TUESDAY, MARCH 2, 2010
Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Survey: Twitter Less than 1% of Traffic to Newspapers and Magazines; Facebook 1% by Adam Sherk on March 2, 2010 For my presentation on Twitter Marketing Tactics at SMX West this week I wanted to get a sense of just how much traffic Twitter is driving to major news sites. So what percentage of total site traffic came from Twitter and the other social sites? Here are the group averages: To-date in 2010 Twitter represents an average of 0.7% Obviously FB and Twitter users continue to grow.
WAXING UNLYRICAL Why Protecting Your Twitter Profile is a Bad Idea
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012
Because these were the days when we weren’t sure how Twitter was different than Facebook. So, we treated Twitter like Facebook, something for select eyes only.” I’d asked them to also post their Twitter handles and Google+ profiles, so that I could create a list and circle respectively for them. When I clicked through to their Twitter profiles, I was struck by how many of them have protected profiles. was not a fan of Twitter at first, and now I love it. And Twitter is all about talking to other people. My M.O. But you get what I mean.
FRESHNETWORKS Majority of Britons now use Facebook or Twitter (statistics)
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
Matt Rhodes Social media news facebook linkedin Office for National Statistics Social network TwitterImage by dobrych via Flickr. The latest data from the Office of National Statistics n the UK shows that, for the first time ever, over half of adults accessed social networking sites in 2011. The annual British Internet Habits survey showed that in 2011, 57% of over-16s in the UK are using the internet for social networking, as opposed to 43% in 2010. Social networks are all but ubiquitous for the 16-24 year olds , with 91% of this age range using them. Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.
MINDJUMPERS Ad Opportunities on Twitter, Foursquare and Tumblr
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2012
For brands with a presence on Facebook, Twitter etc., In this post, we look at the ad opportunities on Twitter, Foursquare and Tumblr, beginning with Twitter that offers three different ad products. Furthermore, Twitter’s geographic targeting increases the relevance of a brand’s message based on location. On Twitter, it’s possible to see some of the most popular topics at a given moment, and these trends are featured prominently next to a user’s timeline. To see more about Twitter’s Promoted Products, click here. Promoted Tweets. Promoted Trends.
PAUL GILLIN Tips for Building a Quality Twitter Following
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
I breached the 10,000-follower mark on Twitter yesterday. My philosophy of building a Twitter following has always been to provide interesting content about the Internet, digital media and publishing, with occasional excursions into my beloved Red Sox and New England Patriots. spend about 10 minutes a day checking my Twitter stream for spammers, product pitchers and others who don’t interest me, and unfollow them. never forget that everything one says on Twitter is public. Social Media TwitterWhen I publish something, others help me promote it. use Dlvr.it
JANET FOUTS What Twitter’s Rate Limit Changes Mean to You
| FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2012
Twitter recently announced new rate limits on how many “hits” to the API it will allow. When an application like Hootsuite, Tweetdeck or a mobile Twitter app like Tweetbot checks your account on Twitter, it’s what is called an “API Call” This does NOT include the number of messages you send through these tools, only the number of times the tool hits the Twitter server to check for more. Twitter is changing the number of times the application can do that from 350 per hour to 60. Twitter prefers you use their website to access it.
GET SOCIAL PR The Secret Behind Twitter And Business Success
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
The success a business sees with its Twitter account correlates to how it attracts people to follow and engage with tweets that your company produces. It’s no secret — the more people engage you on Twitter translates into more prospects for your business. Research tells us by simply asking people to follow us on Twitter that increases the likelihood they will do exactly what we want. That means you should use a imperative statement, such as “ Follow me on Twitter. If you find this valuable, please follow me on Twitter. Be Concrete.
SOCMED SEAN Thou Shalt Not Auto-Direct Message On Twitter
| THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2012
I’m going to go on my soapbox just one more time in the hopes that this message goes viral , spreads through the Interwebs, and finally convinces every “online marketer”, “ social media guru ” and “eBook entrepreneur” that they should, once-and-for-all, turn off Twitter auto-direct messaging. Basically, some Twitter marketing software like SocialOomph and TweetAdder allow you to set up canned, automated welcome messages that are immediately sent to a new follower once you have followed them and they follow back. It is a good idea. Cheers!
CONVERSTATIONS Why and How I Use Twitter
| MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011
There are as many different ways to use Twitter as there are types of products in a WalMart. Possibly the best way to use Twitter is whatever way it makes meaning or creates value for you. . For my own business purposes, I use Twitter for research and resource-sharing. While I occasionally engage and exchange in a conversation, most of what I use Twitter for is to share information with clients and to those who find value in what I share. There is a dynamic listing of all Twitter Chats available to the public to help find a chat that fits your niche.
SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS Paying for Twitter? Would You?
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2011
Here is a good question: If you had to pay to use Twitter, would you still participate? Would you pay to access Twitter or Facebook? News Trends Chris Tompkins paying for twitter TwitterJeffrey I. Cole, the Annenberg School’s director of the Center for the Digital Future, explains, “Consumers really want free content without advertising, but ultimately they understand that content has to be paid for one way or another.” This is unsettling news for social app startups that rely on subscription fees to generate revenue. 50% never click on online ads.
MY CREATIVE TEAM THINKING Twitter Lists: Twittering Journalists
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2009
Finally, Twitter is offering a lists function. you need more info on Twitter lists, Mashable is a good resource. We set up the My Creative Team Twittering Journalist wiki last year in order to develop a directory of journalists who were using Twitter. With the new Twitter list, we can move that wiki online. This makes it easier on everyone to follow twittering journalists. We have established a USA Twittering Journalist List and a Canada Twittering Journalist List. Next on our agenda, media outlets using Twitter. None too soon.If
TECHIPEDIA: TAMAR WEINBERG 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.
| WEDNESDAY, MARCH 17, 2010
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Marketing , Social Media > 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook 10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don’t Involve Twitter and Facebook by Tamar Weinberg on March 17, 2010 Share This is a guest post by Itamar Kestenbaum. Follow him on Twitter. So I challenged myself to create a list of 10 responsibilities of the Community Manager that extend beyond the realm of Facebook and Twitter (and yes, even blogging). Kewlz! website.
SPIN SUCKS Using Twitter to Disseminate News Without a News Release
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2012
That’s why I was so interested to read Peter Himler’s , “ Can Twitter Displace the News Release? The spate of #DREAMeconomy tweets — organized by the Center for American Progress to promote their study out this morning — were a notable example of what is fast becoming the new press release for a media and political class that lives on Twitter. This is about a very interesting and cool way of using Twitter to disseminate news. Twitter and the News Release. I’ve never been a fan of the news release. Can you imagine if we did that here? brands
DANNY BROWN Twitter Bans the Use of Hashtags
| FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2011
One of the most useful features on Twitter is being withdrawn as of today – the hashtag. For anyone not on Twitter, a hashtag is the universal # symbol, and helps to separate individual conversations from the overall Twitter stream. Twitter issued a statement saying that they were stopping the use of hashtags because of its connotation with drug use. Not something that’s much use when you’re on the fast-paced world of Twitter. Social Media twitterBut, as of today, no more.
ARI HERZOG The Purpose of Twitter
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2012
Jeffrey Levy commented on this blog in 2008 that his description of Twitter was a source of filtered, purified water out of a raging river. tell my students that I compare LinkedIn to the Chamber of Commerce, Facebook to the cocktail party, Pinterest to the digital scrapbook, Tumblr to the photo collage, and Twitter to the river. ariherzog The very nature of Twitter makes all users, even the social media all stars, ephemeral. If your Twitter broadcast frequency is 50 or more times a day and you already have scores of followers, such as @CNN, you have nothing to worry about.
SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS 5 Reasons Getting News Via Twitter Is All You Need
| FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011
Instead I am consuming all the news I am interested in from my Twitter stream day in day out. The World is a good place – Twitter tells me that. One major reason I think Twitter is all you need, is because I got sick of the negativity in the news. It is that Twitter offers me a chance to learn about the great things others are up to. Robert Scoble once said he likes to watch his Twitter stream, because it tells him what will come up on the news a few hours later on TechCrunch and other pundit sites. You are part of the news on Twitter. The best part?
FRESHNETWORKS Google Wave vs Twitter at conferences
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2009
Twitter has quickly become the must-have channel for conference back-chat. Twitter is also a great way to attend a conference without actually being there – just follow a conference hashtag (e.g. But watch out Twitter. It’s worth pointing out that Twitter is still an early-adopter phenomenon, and Google Wave even more so. Image courtesy of Shutterstock. Reading what other people tweet during a speech provides an extra dimension as you get a sense of what the audience is thinking. What resulted was a fantastic showcase of collaboration and crowd-sourcing.
CONVINCE & CONVERT 4 Ways the Twitter You Know is Changing Forever
| SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013
Twitter is on its way to becoming something entirely different. This isn’t a new phenomenon, as Twitter’s first incarnation as short form narcissism gave more than a kernel of truth to the old complaint among non-users that “they didn’t want to know what people had for lunch.” ” Once Oprah gave Twitter her imprimatur, the service crossed the chasm (6 million members before she joined in April, 2009 and 105 million a year later). At that point, Twitter became less about you and more about what’s worthy of attention.
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS Google Plus: A Twitter conversation on Communities, profiles, and Authorship
| MONDAY, JANUARY 28, 2013
Last year, I had the opportunity to be a guest on #AtomicChat, a weekly Twitter chat centered on content marketing and its importance in the digital world. Blogging Google Interviews Google Plus search engine optimization Twitter chatThe conversation was awesome, so when the Atomic Reach crew asked me to co-host again, I did not hesitate! Tonight, for my second appearance, I talked about Google+ [.].
- Is Twitter a Critical Part of your Resume?
think it is equally as important for those that are job hunting to be Twittering. And what better way to distinguish yourself amongst a short list of potential hires than to have a strong following on Twitter because of a unique point of view. feel that building your network personally is one of the best things you can do for yourself because I believe in the next few years your social graph (those that follow you and those that you follow) not only on Twitter but on Facebook and LinkedIn will be used very differently than you use it today. Tags: Twitter
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS Create your own newspaper on Twitter with The Tweeted Times
| MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2012
If so, here is another fantastic tool that will allow you to create topical newspapers based on streams produced by Twitter Lists or Twitter search: The Tweeted Times! The Tweeted Times aggregates news in your Twitter stream and ranks them by popularity among your friends. Great Resources Twitter content curation The Tweeted TimesAre you a fan of Paper.li? You can choose to automatically promote.
CONVERSTATIONS Key Activity: Twitter Workflow
| MONDAY, APRIL 23, 2012
One of the key (business) social media activities in my day is sharing some of the better resources I find on Twitter. Here’s my workflow heading into and around Twitter (times estimate depending on the rest of the day). 30am – Start scheduling tweets from various resources (my private Twitter lists, RSS feed, Alltop , email, Topsy searches). Mid-morning – Check feeds and my private Twitter list of “Aces” and schedule a few more tweets. Small, bite-sized tastes of Twitter. You just finished reading Key Activity: Twitter Workflow
ARI HERZOG Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2012
Of the three largest social networking sites in the United States, I plan to use Facebook the most, LinkedIn the second-most, and Twitter the least. Twitter in 2013. Related, I intend to publish an e-book on my Twitter evolution in the coming months… Other Applications in 2013. As for Twitter, I’ll use it far less than the other two and far less than I’d been tweeting to date. Please continue reading Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013 and leave a comment if inspired. Strategy Facebook LinkedIn TwitterFacebook in 2013. LinkedIn in 2013.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS 5 Ways To Analyze Twitter Trends
| TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2011
Are you looking for new trends on Twitter? This is a great way to drive new traffic to your blog, especially if you use Twitter. Because the topic is trending, you’ll likely find new blog readers as well as new Twitter followers and see a spike in your blog’s traffic. Here are five places to go for finding Twitter trends: Twitter Search – This is Twitter’s own search feature. On the right side of the screen you’ll see the top 10 trending topics on Twitter. Social Media blogging trends Twitter
WEBBIQUITY SMM Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011
| MONDAY, JANUARY 9, 2012
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. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. Twitter Tips, Tactics and Techniques.
KYLE LACY 10 Tips for a Fitter Twitter
| MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 2011
We can’t help you there, but we can whip you into top Twitter shape. Train with these tips, and you’ll be a Twitter stud in no time flat. You can take a similar approach with Twitter. The right Twitter gear starts with your outfit — when you look good, you feel good. Get race-ready by adding a Tweet button to your website, a link in your email signature and e-newsletter, and your Twitter handle on business cards. Twitter buddy can help your performance. How can you stay hydrated when it comes to Twitter? Make time for Twitter by going mobile.
FIREBELLY Is Twitter Trying To Be Like Facebook?
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2012
Over the last month or so Twitter has designed its platform to compete with ever changing Facebook. Many have their opinions about the redesign, but it’s the right move for Twitter to allow users to tell their stories more visually. New Twitter Features: Header Image: The new header image on a Twitter profile ressembles Facebook’s cover image. Like Button: Twitter is been experimenting with a new like button – replacing the old Favorite button for a limited number of users. Blog News Twitter
COLLECTIVE THOUGHTS A Short Rant Concerning Twitter
| MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 2010
guess I should start out by saying I was never really a Twitter addict; I was never one of those individuals that had to tweet every little thing or just take a peek at the Twitter stream every five minutes (though for a short time there my girlfriend might beg to differ). was and continue to be fascinated by Twitter, but I’ve noticed that in the last several months that fascination is waning. This has slowly led to an increased disinterest in even checking in on Twitter, and it’s got me to thinking about why I even use Twitter in the first place.
IDACONCPTS 4 iPhone Apps for Twitter
| THURSDAY, JANUARY 19, 2012
These four iPhone apps have scrupulously gleaned the missing pieces and dropped balls of Twitter’s architecture to find their own place in the shadows of Twitter’s success story. Check out these useful 4 iPhone apps to use Twitter. HootSuite is perfect for those Twitter adherents with international interests. HootSuite will let your inner number freak revel in mountains of amazing statistics relating to your Twitter account. After getting Twitter to upload video once from a desktop PC, that feature never worked again for me. HootSuite. Not only that.
JUGNOO Stop Poking Me, Mom! Is Facebook Losing the Teen Privacy Battle to Twitter?
| MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2012
? The other day my not-so-13-year old daughter asked me if she could set up a Twitter account. But something has clearly changed… It wasn’t too long ago when everyone questioned the value of Twitter among teens. ” “Twitter is for older people…not cool! report from Eloqua dated August, 2011 noted, According to Pew Research users, only 8 percent of online teens use Twitter. If Twitter wants to keep growing, it needs to reach out to this key demographic. What can Twitter do to appeal to teens? And Twitter is too public.
ARI HERZOG I Follow You on Twitter Because…
| SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2010
am also tired of forcing you to live within the constraints of my Twitter guidelines. That is, I’ve changed my Twitter usage more times than most, not the least of which included deleting my account in April 2009 — and doing it again six months later. experimented with Twitter a lot last year and when I review my words and your thoughts, I am reminded of something Rebecca Leaman commented at the time. To extract: I value Twitter for the diversity of voices it brings. Related posts: Follow Me Not: Share and Discover on Twitter Instead.
- You know what Twitter needs to Fix?
Twitter needs to empower it’s users and allow them to take advantage of a new bio design and not one that was cool when Twitter first launched 5 years ago. TwitterI know, it’s a loaded question but it’s simple really. It’s the one area that needs attention and really hasn’t received much of it. See if you can figure out. apologize for using my page as the example. The Bio section. Right? Since we have the ability to publish content across multiple social platforms at once, perhaps we should see what networks one is a part of. What do you think?
SOCIALNOMICS The History of Twitter
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2013
The History of Twitter. “This is what the naysayers fail to understand: it’s just as easy to use Twitter to spread the word about a brilliant 10,000-word New Yorker article as it is to spread the word about your Lucky Charms habit.” Twitter is approaching its 6 th birthday soon and the platform has really come a long way from its early beginnings. Twitter is one of the most popular social networks used today but it began as another micro-blogging platform created by programmers who worked at the podcasting company Odeo Inc. Twitter Beginnings.
SOCMED SEAN You Suck! So I Unfollowed You On Twitter!
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011
don’t care how long you have been on Twitter. unfollowed you on Twitter! Do you think that announcing it on your Twitter feed is going to shame me back into following you again? That’s not how Twitter works. Humor Social Twitter best practices social media social networking tipsMaybe you should be more interesting! Let’s get something straight. For those of us who take social media seriously, it’s not a game. In fact, for me I make my living from social media and I take it very seriously. don’t care whether you #followback.
JUGNOO The Two Sides of Twitter
| THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
? Twitter is an incredible way to share information, build community and grow a business. ll give you example of the two sides of Twitter; one big and bad, and one small and memorable. If you’re new to this game of Twitter, you might not remember their online debacle from last year. Riding the coattails of the brave young men and women fighting – and dying – for change in Cairo this tweet was published in the Kenneth Cole twitter stream: “Millions are in uproar in #Cairo. And those are the two sides of Twitter. Social Media social media Twitter
TWITIP 3 Creative Tools For Power Twitter Users
| TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011
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.
ADAM SHERK The Best Free Tools for Twitter Analytics
| WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012
What are the best free tools for analyzing a Twitter profile? During a social media audit I like to run a company’s Twitter profiles through some basic analysis tools to set benchmarks and compare them to competitors. got good response to my post on Facebook analytics tools so I thought I’d do something similar for Twitter. I’m focusing specifically on profile analysis as opposed to Twitter tools for other purposes. For a list of trend tools see the Twitter section in Free Tools for Monitoring Hot Search Trends. Twitter Web Analytics. TweetStats.
GET SOCIAL PR Friday 5: The Best Social PR Tips for Remarkable Twitter Strategies
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2012
Twitter is a great community building tool for public relations professionals because it keeps people connected and allows both organizations and stakeholders to communicate with each other about their relationship to a brand or cause. Twitter Business SuccessThis is important because stakeholders who are more connected to a brand or cause and others with the same interest, [.].
TWITIP 75% Use Same Password for Twitter and Email, Study Finds
| FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011
According to a week-long study conducted by Internet security company BitDefender, over 250,000 user names, email addresses, and passwords used for Twitter sites can easily be found online. The study also revealed that 75 percent of Twitter username and password samples collected online were identical to those used for email accounts. BitDefender warned social media users to be careful when setting up passwords for Twitter platforms and email. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. 75% Use Same Password for Twitter and Email, Study Finds. Twitter Tips
FRESHNETWORKS 5 reasons why people follow brands on Twitter
| MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 2010
We’ve already written about why people follow the UK’s top brand on Twitter , and a recent report from ExactTarget builds on this analysis further by revealing why people follow companies on the popular microblogging site. Here are the top 5 reasons why people follow brands on Twitter : 1. 38% of respondents said that they use Twitter to get updates on future products or new product developments. From a brand’s perspective, this shows that Twitter is a useful PR tool for creating buzz around a new product launch. Image courtesy of Todd Barnard.
KYLE LACY The Social Integration of Twitter
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2010
While technology keeps us moving forward with each new development, the creation of the Tweet-O-Meeter that can measure Twitter activity in major cities cites the Titanic as inspiration for its design. The exhibit shows how social media has integrated itself into society; to measure tweets world wide puts Twitter and its use at the height of importance. The Tweet-O-Meter throws away the mystique of Twitter and puts it on the back burner to the real success story: the connectivity of the world in under 140 characters. Tags: business content twitter until July 16 2011.
FIREBELLY Firebelly launches Cisco’s ‘How Tweet It Is!’ Sweepstakes on Twitter
| THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2013
Both promotions were a success, but fans and followers suggested also doing something on Twitter for the next event. Sweepstakes on Twitter. There are two additional ‘runner up’ prizes and everyone receives a special 35% off promo code via a Twitter direct message that can be used at CiscoPress.com just for entering. Blog Social Media Social Media Marketing TwitterFirebelly first worked with Cisco in 2012 when we helped them generate awareness, excitement and registrations for their Cisco Live event via a Facebook sweepstakes and photo contest.
WAXING UNLYRICAL Costa Coffee: Why Isn’t Twitter Brewing?
| MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2011
What, no Twitter? few months ago, I read a great blog post by Ray Grieselhuber on the Ginzametrics blog about Trader Joe’s, and the fact that they, a major grocery chain, didn’t have an official presence on Twitter. It seemed baffling, and Ray did an excellent job of identifying the benefits of having an official Twitter presence. It made me think about the largest company in the UK without a Twitter account. So it was astounding to me that their official Twitter account hadn’t been updated since October of 2008. And that’s it.
ARI HERZOG Twitter Verifies Vice President Paul Ryan
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15, 2012
Verification, according to Twitter’s website , is used “to establish authenticity of identities on Twitter. Those are Twitter’s words. Is he now authentically and legitimately the VP according to Twitter’s own rules? Please continue reading Twitter Verifies Vice President Paul Ryan and leave a comment if inspired. Media identity TwitterThe verified badge helps users discover high-quality sources of information and trust that a legitimate source is authoring the account’s tweets.” Paul Ryan is not the VP today. Need help?
MINDJUMPERS New Twitter Features Summed Up
| TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2011
Tweet Last week, Twitter announced some major changes that will affect how both users and businesses use and spend time on the site. In general, Twitter is being designed to make it easier for people to follow and discover stories, news, debates or other things they care about and over time giving better opportunities for brands to connect with consumers. Here’s a sum up of the most prominent changes: Twitter redesign. The change is focused on keeping people a longer time on Twitter to follow conversations and see how they evolve. Launches brand pages.
MINDJUMPERS Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second
| WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2011
Tweet Twitter is now the fastest growing social networking site among U.S. Twitter’s mobile share is expected to see further growth on the back of the platform’s recent integration with iOS 5 on the iPhone. Facebook Linkedin Social Media Twitter LinkedIn growth location-based services Smartphones social media on mobiles user datamobile using audience, jumping an impressive 75% to 13.4 million for the year ending in August 2011, says a new study by comScore. LinkedIn was a close second with up 69% to 5.5 million. For the same period, Facebook also rose, up 50% to 57.3
- Is Twitter really working for you? 10 questions
How much, was I shaping my Twitter feed, and how much was Twitter shaping me? Consider this: According to Harvard Business Review study from last year the top 10% of prolific Twitter users accounted for over 90% of tweets which implies that the pattern of contributions on Twitter is more concentrated among the few top users which further implies that Twitter resembles more of a one-way, one-to-many publishing service more than a two-way, peer-to-peer communication network. Do we need to define or redefine what being “effective on Twitter really means?
ABSOLUTE PA Free Webinar: Unlock Your Twitter Brilliance
| FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2012
There are some people who are officially ‘in the know’ They include: people who have joined my Twitter Brilliance priority list. When I speak to clients and other small business owners about Twitter, I hear the same issues crop up! And, the thing is Twitter isn’t hard! Which is why I want to share my secrets to help you unlock your Twitter brilliance. Stick this date in your diary if you want to join me and learn: the 3 stumbling blocks most entrepreneurs face when using Twitter that prevent them from achieving results. Free Webinar! See it?
ALMOST SAVVY 11 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Me to Unfollow You on Twitter
| SATURDAY, JULY 11, 2009
Home About Testimonials Events Services Webinars Twitter Getting Started on Twitter Webinar Twitter Webinar: Tools and Tips (Intermediate Level) LinkedIn LinkedIn 1 – Getting Started LinkedIn 2 – Building and Leveraging Your Network Ask Calendar Contact Blogging Branding Business Career Facebook LinkedIn Networking Social Media Tips Twitter Lijit Search 11 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Me to Unfollow You on Twitter Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Social Media , Twitter on July 11, 2009 | 104 responses I love Twitter, no doubt about it.
SPIN SUCKS Twitter: 15 Ways to Stay Interesting
| MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
If you’ve been on Twitter a while, you’re probably stuck in a rut. If you want to spice up your Twitter feed, here are 15 ideas to get you going. Twitpic something – Photos of you and other Twitter friends, a painting you like, almost anything will do. picture is worth a thousand words, or in Twitter’s case, 140 characters. Foursquare – Tweet where you are at the moment and maybe a Twitter friend you’ve been wanting to meet is at the exact same location. Then tweet about your loves – have fun with Twitter and share your passions.
THE REALTIME REPORT Twitter Users Are 68% More Likely To Visit Political Campaign Donation Sites
| FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2012
Twitter wants politicians to know that their tweets are effective. A new study from Twitter and Compete set out to answer these questions. According to Compete’s data, the average Twitter user is 68% more likely to visit a campaign donation page than the average internet user. This likelihood bumps up when Twitter users are exposed to tweets from: political handles they follow. Twitter users exposed to the political tweets listed above are 97% more likely than other Twitter users to visit an online political donation page. politics.”
- Why Twitter Lists Are Good
'So you’ve set up a Twitter account and you’ve started following some people in your business niche. One other way you can use Twitter is to set up Twitter lists of your favorite people in a specific niche, or who have a specific skill set. You’ve followed everyone on Twitter who has anything to do with the art of decoupage. Create a Twitter list. By creating a list of decoupage artists on Twitter, you make it easy to follow those people you find most interesting. Twitter has Twitter lists. What next? Google+ has circles.
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE Twitter and Facebook ROI
| SUNDAY, JULY 8, 2012
This has to be one of the biggest questions banging around marketing conferences, blogs and social media gatherings. ”How do we measure the return on my investment (ROI) for the time, money and effort we put into Twitter and Facebook ?” And that’s certainly true of Twitter and Facebook. Essential Twitter Tools. Twitter and Facebook are mainstream when… Why Facebook matters to every business. Money/ROI Sales Social Media Strategy Business Facebook marketing Return on investment sales Social media Stephen Covey TwitterProbably not.
JANET FOUTS How to Participate in a Tweet Chat
| WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 3, 2011
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. Sign up for a free Twitter account. Fill out your profile, add a picture and follow at least the leader of the Twitter chat you want to participate in. Take a look at some Twitter etiquette tips and tricks to get the hang of using Twitter. Finding Twitter chats. Twitter strategy Twitter Twitter chat twitter party Twwet chat
SOCIALNOMICS How to Use Twitter Trends to Help Generate Blog Topics
| TUESDAY, MARCH 27, 2012
However, many writers are catching onto the fact that Twitter is a great place to get ideas for a blog. Many companies see this as secondary to using Twitter as a way to increase visibility, but the truth is the subject of a blog article is extremely important. Fortunately, creating blog posts that will draw in readers can be made much easier through Twitter trending topics. How to Find Twitter Trending Topics for Your Blog. The easiest way to find a topic that is trending is to look at the Twitter hashtags that were used. Twitter blog topics Twitter trends
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS TwInbox: A powerful Twitter client for Microsoft Outlook
| SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 2012
Are you looking for a free all-in-one Twitter client that works directly inside Microsoft Outlook? Great Resources Twitter Microsoft Outlook productivity TwInbox Twitter clientLet me introduce you to TwInbox! TwInbox is the brainchild of TechHit, a company founded in 2002 whose “primary mission is developing software to make you more productive and solve Outlook users ‘email problems’ ” Basically, this tool allows you to.
HARP SOCIAL How to Use Twitter Hashtags for Business
| WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2011
#hashtag As anyone who uses Twitter knows, the ‘#’ symbol, called a hashtag, is used to mark keywords or topics in a Tweet. Interestingly enough, Interestingly enough, it was created organically by Twitter users as a way to categorize messages. Hashtags Blog How To Social Media Marketing Tools and Resources Twitter growing twitter hashtags hashtags for business how to find twitter followers social media twitter chatHashtags are simply a way to “tag” your tweet with subject matter to make it easy to be found. Anyone [.].
FRESHNETWORKS Why do you follow brands on Twitter?
| SATURDAY, JUNE 5, 2010
Some brands are very successful on Twitter. For many brands, Twitter is a great way for brands to engage directly with consumers, to learn what they are saying and to react and respond to this where relevant. The question for many brands, though, is why would people want to engage with them on Twitter. For example, when Twitter is being used as a servicing channel it is a way for customers to ask questions, complain or get support. We’d love your thoughts on this in the quick poll below, and your thoughts on why people follow brands on Twitter in the comments.
KYLE LACY 6 Ways to Get Noticed By People on Twitter
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2010
It’s been a year and a few days since I first joined Twitter. knew Twitter was up and coming and rapidly gaining in popularity. For that reason I chose to write my diploma thesis about Twitter as a tool for Relationship Marketing. Being new to Twitter sucks because you need to build an audience that helps you spread the word. It’s a lot to take in and a lot to handle for a Twitter newbie. message them on Twitter. In that respect, Twitter is no different to real life. Twitter allows you to approach them. thought it was useless. Be yourself.
WHAT SPINKS THINKS The New Twitter or the Old Myspace?
| FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2011
I just got access to Twitters revolutionary new design… And was quickly reminded of the old school MySpace design… Uncanny isn’t it? Twitter design Facebook
MY CREATIVE TEAM THINKING 8 Ways To Use Twitter Lists
| MONDAY, DECEMBER 28, 2009
UPDATE: We just launched our Fortune 100 Twitter list. We talked recently about the Twitter lists set up by My Creative Team. Are you using Twitter lists? We now have a Twittering Media Outlet List , a Twittering US Journalist List , and a Twittering Canadian Journalist List. Because Hootsuite - our favorite Twitter appliance - now allows you to import your lists, we also set up a Social Media List of our favorites in that category. We have found a number of ways to utilize Twitter lists. Those are just a few ways to use Twitter lists.
ARI HERZOG When Twitter Suspends Your Account
| TUESDAY, AUGUST 30, 2011
When Twitter suspends your account, you will not be offered gift cards. Twitter phishing continues. If you are inspired to add a comment with your thoughts, please visit When Twitter Suspends Your Account in your browser. Related articles you may enjoy: When a Blog Has Its Own Twitter Account. Why My Twitter Account is Brand New – and What it Means for You. How to Delete and Send Twitter DMs in Bulk. Media TwitterUploaded with Skitch ! You are warned! Thank you for reading! Recent comments That's hilarious. by tammikibler.
ABSOLUTE PA How to deal with Twitter overwhelm
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
By the way, (d) is not a valid reason to following someone on Twitter, especially if you have no interest in them and they tweet nonsense. Activate the Twitter filter feature! The best way to filter your Twitter stream is with Twitter lists. Remember, if you want to be keep your eye on the Twitter gold and build a great community you’ll want to get your stream organised. Are you drowning in tweets? In the beginning, when you’re following 50+ people (which isn’t a lot), it’s tempting to read every single tweet that comes in to your stream. Handy.
ARI HERZOG Learn Twitter From Justin Bieber
| TUESDAY, MARCH 1, 2011
Does it surprise you that pop star Justin Bieber is ubiquitous on Twitter? Retweeting is how news about the recent Egyptian revolution spread across Twitter. Clicking their names and perusing their respective Twitter updates, Scooter had previously tweeted he attended the director’s cut of Justin’s new film and Gena is apparently in love with Bieber as she frequently mentions him in tweets, such as this one from a few days earlier. Do you believe that nearly 3% of Twitter traffic is about Bieber , that he is the second most-followed Twitter user , and that E!
TAYLOR MAREK Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28
| FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2009
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FRESHNETWORKS Twitter 101 – a guide to Twitter for business
| SUNDAY, JULY 26, 2009
This week has seen Twitter launch Twitter 101 ; a guide for businesses of how to use Twitter. We’ve looked before at how organisations can use Twitter , and this guide covers the basics as well as showcasing a few cases studies of what some businesses are doing. The guide itself is part a how-to guide, part an explanation of what Twitter is and part a set of ideas and examples. The fundamental recommendations from Twitter can be summarised in four simple steps. Listen to what people are saying about your brand on Twitter. Some more reading.
CREATIVE RAMBLINGS 10 free tools to make the most of Twitter
| SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2011
Are you looking for ways to harness the full power of Twitter? Great Resources Tips Twitter Blackbird Pie Buffer Caltweet hashtags.org inboxq MentionMap Rapportive Triberr TweetDeck twitter Twitter tools TwylahLook no further. Here is a list of ten tools that will help you stay ahead of the pack. They are all free. Blackbird Pie Blackbird Pie allows you to easily embed attractive “screenshots” of specific tweets on any website or blog.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON 24 Free Twitter Header Images
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
This holiday season I reedited 24 of my photos , cropping them to fit your Twitter header image. Marketing Photography 24 free holiday images license photography twitterAs an amateur photographer nothing makes me happier than giving my photos away so people can use them. None of the photos have watermarks, none of them require attribution. If you like any of them, click on the link located below these images to download on Flickr. If you are looking for my sweet Patagonia pics, find them towards the end of the post. Thank you for spending time on this blog. Happy holidays!
IDACONCPTS Facebook vs Twitter 2
| THURSDAY, AUGUST 19, 2010
Another take on the original Facebook vs Twitter artwork. – On a more serious note, here are the monthly unique visitors to Facebook and Twitter, according to Compete. Tags: Facebook Ads Facebook Advertising Facebook Pages Twitter facebook vs twitter social media marketing twitter marketing facebook versus twitter twitter versus facebook twitter vs facebook – Email this to a friend? Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on Facebook. Tweet This! Share this on LinkedIn. Post on Google Buzz. Share it on StumbleUpon.
SPIN SUCKS Should I Have Multiple Twitter Accounts?
| THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2011
My IRL BFF, Carlos Cruz , asks, “What’s your opinion, should you have just one twitter account? And Hansjörg Leichsenring asks something similar, “Hi, I would like to ask a question regarding your twitter usage. You Should I Have Multiple Twitter Accounts? Social Media Twitter carlos cruz Hansjörg Leichsenring multiple twitter accountsIt’s Facebook question of the week time (clap, clap, clap!) and we have two questions that are pretty similar in nature. Or one personal and another professional?. What is the reason for this?.
TWIST IMAGE The Responsibility Of Twitter
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2012
What is Twitter doing to ensure that the information we read and share is accurate? It could well be one of the most important reads about Twitter (and, social media) in a long, long time. The article titled, On Twitter, Sifting Through Falsehoods in Critical Times , looks at many of the false tweets and information that were being floated around on Twitter during Hurricane Sandy. " This is not Twitter. One could argue that Twitter is the publisher and responsible for all content that flows through the channels. Don't blame Twitter. twitter.
JANET FOUTS Twitter’s Big Announcement
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2010
I just listened to the live Ustream broadcast of Twitter’s big announcement thanks to @Scoble and Ustream. Since 90% of the content on Twitter is public it’s hard to find the specific information you’re interested in. Twitter mobile users are up 250% this year. Twitter.com (the web site) is the way most people experience Twitter (not a client). EV- Twitter is the way people find out what’s happening in the world that interests them. There’s something on Twitter for everyone. The new Twitter was built on their own API.
JOSH S PETERS 50+ ways to search Twitter | Shuaism
| THURSDAY, APRIL 15, 2010
Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media , twitter » 50+ ways to search Twitter 50+ ways to search Twitter Written on April 15, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media , twitter 15 Comments - Leave a comment! Sometimes it can be a bit daunting to look for what you need on Twitter. good explanation for the advanced search is at [link] Another option is now [link] Gilbert L A more comprehensive option is Kurrently at [link] - a real-time search engine for Facebook and Twitter.
THE REALTIME REPORT Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard
| FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
Twitter: over 500 million users. 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. While discussing Twitter’s role in the future of global communication and democratized access to information, he also revealed some interesting Twitter statistics ( TechCrunch ). Social Media Statistics Dick Costolo social networking statistics TwitterFacebook: 1 billion active users. via Yahoo.
TREY PENNINGTON How to do Twitter in 15 minutes a day
| SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2010
“Twitter users are the most influential consumers online, concludes Exact Target in the research report Subscribers, Fans, and Followers. When I was with Twitter’s COO, Dick Costolo , recently in Indianapolis, he told me there were over 160 million registered Twitter accounts. It’s safe to say, Twitter is growing in importance as a part of one’s marketing mix. The challenge is, how to find the time to “do Twitter. Here’s how you can do Twitter in 15 minutes a day or less. Tags: Twitter Growing your network.
FRESHNETWORKS Why people don’t want to follow you on Twitter or Like you on Facebook
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
When brands struggle on Facebook or Twitter it is usually because they haven’t thought through what is in it for the people they are engaging. Customer engagement Matt Rhodes Social media Social networks facebook FreshNetworks social media TwitterThis morning I presented on the importance of remembering the people involved in social media – who you are engaging and what they want from you. It is easy as a brand to decide how you want to use social media, and what you want people to do. If you don’t they probably won’t want to follow or Like you. Tweet This!
THE REALTIME REPORT Twitter Shifts Position: Now Claims PeopleBrowsr Suit Is A Federal Antitrust Case
| WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012
Last week, PeopleBrowsr, a social analytics company, won a temporary restraining order preventing Twitter from terminating its long-standing access to the full firehose. At the time, Twitter said that it would vigorously defend itself based on “Contract 101″ arguments, claiming that its agreement with PeopleBrowsr gave the platform every right to terminate access. This week, however, Twitter has changed its position. Twitter’s inconsistent representations to the State and Federal Courts reinforce our case. Last week, they said this was a contracts issue.
WAXING UNLYRICAL Two Twitter Accounts: Yea or Nay?
| THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2011
My Twitter experience began over three years ago with an anonymous account. So I created a more professional Twitter account, with the intention of making a grand announcement one day. Gaining followers is much easier when you have your face as your avatar, and a descriptive Twitter bio. suspect that I gain followers twice as quickly on my personal Twitter account than my anonymous one, while tweeting half as much. would love to hear about your experiences with two Twitter accounts via a comment below, and whether your non-professional account is anonymous or not.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS Funny Google Search: ‘I Don’t Get Twitter’
| SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2011
Do you get Twitter? Apparently, “I don’t get Twitter is a popular search query. guess that means that a lot of people have heard of Twitter and tried it, but then went away scratching their heads. Are there really that many people who do get Twitter? Are you one of those people who just don’t get Twitter? It’s not a crime not to get Twitter. Social Media google search TwitterEvidently, a lot of people don’t. know this because a screenshot on this WebProNews article told me so. Yep, Google Search tried to help me.
BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY What’s a Twintern anyway?
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19, 2011
was shocked to learn that this company actually hired one of these Marketing Interns just to “Do Twitter for us” into a role they dubbed a “Twintern”. basically went off about how companies like Nestle are the poster child for the case study on why you shouldn’t hire a Twintern just to “do twitter” (or in their case do Facebook). Kids don’t even like Twitter they much prefer Facebook, Twitter seems to be an older phenomenon. TwitterSitting around the dinner table a fellow marketer the other day I heard this term I never heard before … a Twintern.
SOSHABLE What does “MT” Mean on Twitter?
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 9, 2013
Twitter is one of those networks that is growing tremendously and there are often terms that are unfamiliar to many. learned this yesterday when someone on my social team asked me what an “MT” was on Twitter. That’s the lead in to explain that on Twitter, an “MT” is a Modified Tweet. Featured Social Networks Twitter TerminologyAs more people join social media sites in droves, there will always be a gap in understanding between the “old school” users and newer users. chuckled and asked someone else on the team if they knew.
GREG VERDINO Greg Verdino: Twitter is this year's Second Life
| TUESDAY, MARCH 10, 2009
Greg Verdino Marketing, Media, Technology & Trends Home About Me Book Me to Speak microMARKETING Journal On Twitter On Flickr Personal Blog Verdino Bytes My Company « Obamas marketing man spits the truth | Main | Announcing: the Diggnation Lives in HD Contest » Twitter is this years Second Life I know what you're thinking: "Verdino has finally lost his mind." 1) Both Twitter and Second Life are built around the concept of virtual presence. 4) Twitter, like Second Life, is where the geeks are. You don't need a Twitter strategy.
WEBBIQUITY SMM The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012
| MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. We’re proud to acknowledge these 50 women from 41 different organizations as the top #Nifty50 women of technology on Twitter for 2012. She also hosts the talent chat (#TChat) on Twitter Wednesdays from 7-8pm eastern time. She’s a rock star on Twitter and also speaks French. Boston’s amazing Laura Fitton is an inbound marketing evangelist for HubSpot, founder of @oneforty, and co-author of the best-selling Twitter For Dummies (For Dummies (Computer/Tech)). Stacey Acevero.
FRESHNETWORKS How to use Twitter for PR
| SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 2009
Again this week, Twitter has been high on the media agenda. As is always the case during a time of innovation, brands are experimenting with lots of different ways of using Twitter. Time will tell which are the most appropriate and which have the highest return on investment, but it is worth all brands learning the basics of Twitter usage for marketing purposes and in particular for PR. That’s why Required Reading this week at FreshNetworks is Conner Weisgerber ’s presentation on Twitter for PR. Twitter for PR (Keynote and Youtube version).
ADAM SHERK 10 Practical Twitter Tips for Publishers
| THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2010
PAUL GILLIN Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter in Plain English
| WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2012
I prepared summaries for my upcoming Search & Social Double Whammy seminar on May 2 in Burlington, MA describing the “big three” social networks: Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Understanding Twitter. Twitter is still a mystery to many people. It turns out you can say more in 140 characters than you may think, and Twitter’s forced brevity actually encourages people to share information they wouldn’t communicate through long-form media like blogs or even e-mail. The core feature of Twitter is the activity stream. Facebook & LinkedIn.
BRASS TACK THINKING How Twitter Works Today…And How I’m Using It Now
| SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2012
Brass Tacks Productivity Social media Tools and Tech following back on Twitter Twitter Twitter listsHi there.we've ve moved our RSS feed for Brass Tack Thinking, and we don't want you to miss a post. Update your Reader Now. This feed has moved to: [link] Update your reader now with this updated subscription address to keep getting Brass Tack Thinking updates as usual. After all, we'd miss you if you left! Thanks for reading.
WEBBIQUITY SMM The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011
| TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2011
Talking recently with Cheryl Burgess ( @ckburgess )—partner and CMO at Blue Focus Marketing, a B2B social branding consultancy firm in Bridgewater, New Jersey; 2011 & 2010 winner of the Twitter Shorty Awards in Marketing; and author of the Blue Focus Marketing Blog —we were both struck by how many of the same people we know through social media (and we both learned about some interesting new people to follow as well). 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.
SOCIAL MARKETING FORUM Twitter Launches New Embedded Twitter Timelines
| WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
Twitter today launched an embedded Twitter timelines widget feature. The embedded Twitter timelines widget can be created from within your Twitter account if you’re not a developer (information [.]. Social media marketing embedded Twitter timeline TwitterYou have different options to pick the content (tweets and tweeted pictures) you want to show and of course there are some settings regarding look and feel.
KYLE LACY 25 Twitter Tips for Small Business
| FRIDAY, JANUARY 29, 2010
With the launch of my book, Twitter Marketing for Dummies , I have been getting a ton of questions about Twitter and the use of Twitter for business. wanted to update and republish this blog post from the beginning of last year… to better inform you on some tips for using Twitter. Use your personal picture in your Twitter profile. Use Twitter Search to find subject matters that interest you. Add in some of your personal life while you are using Twitter. It is important to use Twitter but do not waste valuable time when at work.
MINDJUMPERS Who,Why & How of Twitter [Infographic]
| WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2011
Tweet I found this interesting infographic on SocialWayne.com which gives an in-depth overview of Twitter. The infographic provides good insight into what kind of people are active on Twitter as well as the information they post or look out for. Corporate Twitter also looks like its picking up. 83% of European companies are already on Twitter. Take a look at the infographic here: Similar Posts: What People Love And Hate On Twitter [infographic]. How to Use Twitter As a Marketing Channel. Social Media companies Infographic tweets Twitter
YMARKETINGMATTERS Twitter Lists: Are They Useful?
| TUESDAY, JULY 5, 2011
Twitter lists are really useful! Social Media Management Tools Social Media Marketing Tips Twitter social media Social Media Management“What’s the benefit? Should I even bother?” ” I often get asked this by SMB owners and my clients. They help you organize the people you follow (and don’t follow) into a specific “group” and when you click to view a list, you’ll see a stream of Tweets from all.
ALMOST SAVVY Connecting Twitter to LinkedIn: Just Say No
| WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2011
Just over a year ago, LinkedIn introduced a feature allowing users to post all of their Twitter updates , also known as tweets, to LinkedIn. Now, before you start to school me on how I don’t get Twitter or LinkedIn, you may want to look here and here to see that I am a huge fan of both. It’s just that I see Twitter and LinkedIn (and Facebook, for that matter) as different places with their own culture, pace and etiquette. Since then, I’ve decided to put my audience – my Twitter followers, LinkedIn connections and Facebook friends – first.
INBLURBS Ten Simple Steps to make Twitter your Business Leads Machine
| TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Social media sites like Facebook with its more than 750 million users, Twitter with its more than 280 million users and the business network LinkedIn with its more than 100 million users offer wide opportunities for businesses, not matter if they are B2B or B2C, to get seen and to get in touch with their future customers. Take look at this Social Media Infographik: “53 percent of people on Twitter recommend companies or their products in their tweets.”. 42% of companies active on Twitter report that they have got new customers through Twitter.”. Download yours now!
IT'S JOSIP NOT JOSEPH The New Twitter is the New Standard
| FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2010
Home It’s Josip Archives Let’s Talk The Word on the Web The New Twitter is the New Standard Written on September 17, 2010 by Josip Petrusa 6 Comments Tweet Share 1 save This last Tuesday evening, Twitter announced a major redesign and launch of a new web interface. But low and behold, by late morning Wednesday, I was amongst a “privileged” few who were using the New Twitter platform – hopefully this should show all my tweeps who weren’t otherwise convinced. As the picture shows above, Twitter has created a two columned screen.
ARI HERZOG Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn – The Truth
| TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2010
Second , Twitter is not a social network but exists for news, content, and information. Facebook is a social network, Twitter is a news network, and LinkedIn is whatever you want it to be. How about you? -- Thank you for reading Facebook Twitter and LinkedIn – The Truth at AriWriter. Related posts: LinkedIn MySpace Facebook Twitter Time. Tags: Social Networking Facebook LinkedIn Twitter First of all , Facebook is a social network but it’s only for people to connect with their real friends. Uh huh. Replying to people is not social?
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