THE REALTIME REPORT | THURSDAY, JANUARY 9, 2014
[Twitter] Most Popular Newspapers on Twitter: Guess Who’s #1?
Which US newspaper do you think is tops on Twitter? A new study by Searchmetrics reveals the leaders: The Washington Post, The New York Times and USA Today. These top three received the most mentions on Twitter in 2013; USA Today and the Washington Post also dominated the list of the top 10 most-tweeted newspaper website stories in 2013. Clearly, users are consuming – and sharing – news via Twitter. Social Media Statistics media newspaper industry newspapers Searchmetrics Twitter Here are the top 10: .
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2011
[Twitter] Does Twitter Work?
About once a week I usually get the question, “How does Twitter work? or What’s the deal with Twitter? And yet throughout the course of a week as well I will also hear the following: Twitter doesn’t work. How can people spend so much time on Twitter. Twitter has no value. There are 56 million accounts on Twitter following 8 or more accounts. To the casual observer, this all might mean that Twitter is a complete waste of time. Twitter social media tom martinThrow the numbers out.
SOCIALNOMICS | FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2015
[Twitter] Twitter Marketing for Businesses (and Twitter Cards)
Twitter is a popular social network and this is very evident by how often the topic is covered in popular blogs, like this one! Socialnomics’ articles include Make Use Of The Effective Insights Of Twitter Marketing To Buzz Your Business and How to Stand Out on Twitter. Social Media Examiner seems to love those Twitter Marketing tips and how-to articles, too, including 7 Twitter Marketing Tips and Getting Started With Twitter Marketing. Twitter for Personal or Business. Gary Loper makes his living on Twitter. Twitter Statistics 2014-2015.
SHERRILYNNE STARKIE | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2013
[Twitter] HMV’s Twitter nightmare
Then last week, as 190 people were in the midst of hearing that they were losing their jobs, the company’s Twitter account was hijacked by disgruntled employees who live tweeted events as they unfolded. One tweet read, “Just overheard our Marketing Director (he’s staying, folks) ask, “How do I shut down the Twitter?” Then, the story of rogue employees was reported in mainstream media around the world. In all, there were more than 14,000 mentions of the #hmvXFactor hashtag online, most of them on Twitter. Meet the woman who took over the HMV Twitter account.
FIREBELLY | TUESDAY, APRIL 12, 2011
[Twitter] How Twitter Employees Send Tweets
Business Insider analyzed the Twitter habits of the Twitter staff from tweets sent last week and weekend (day and night) – specifically for source – and the results were interesting. How Twitter staff tweet is similar to the general public. The most popular Twitter client is the website (32% staff usage vs. 35% general public usage), but here’s where the Twitter staff usage gets curious: • 22% of the tweets were sent from an iPhone (double the general public). • 18% of the staff used Twitter for Mac (.4%
ALMOST SAVVY | SATURDAY, JULY 11, 2009
[Twitter] 11 Sure-Fire Ways to Get Me to Unfollow You on Twitter
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.
MINDJUMPERS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2011
[Twitter] New Twitter Features Summed Up
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.
JUGNOO | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2014
[Twitter] Twitter Commerce – Beating Amazon and Groupon Up
Re/code provided screenshots of mockups for the (proposed) new Twitter Commerce strategy last month, showing how the social media platform intends to disrupt the Amazons, Googles, eBays and Groupons of the world (ok there is only one of each, but you get the point). The screenshots were obtained from Fancy.com’s website, and show the flow of the user journey for someone in Twitter who is interacting with the commerce component. Users will be able to enter their name, address, and credit card information within Twitter to make the purchase. Source: Re/code.net.
JANET FOUTS | THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter for Lawyers
It’s a big topic, and there’s no way I can cover Twitter for lawyers in the allotted 10 minutes plus Q&A, so I thought I write up a bit more here for those who attended and those who didn’t. Twitter and privacy. Even if you protect your tweets, people can still share them around you, and if you simply don’t use Twitter for fear of privacy issues you’re sticking your head in the sand. Do some searches on Twitter , SocialMention and TweetBeep and set up alerts for anything new that may come up. Twitter resources for lawyers.
THE REALTIME REPORT | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2012
[Twitter] PeopleBrowsr v. Twitter: The Arguments On Each Side — And What’s At Stake
Yesterday, a San Francisco court gave PeopleBrowsr, an provider of Twitter analytics services, a temporary restraining order against Twitter. The court ruling forces Twitter to maintains PeopleBrowsr’s full access to Twitter’s firehose of data. The uneasy relationship between Twitter and the third-party developer community has been well documented. The PeopleBrowsr case is the first time that a Twitter partner has taken a stand against Twitter. How How is the company making its case — and what is Twitter’s counter-argument?
CONVERSTATIONS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2015
[Twitter] 11 Ways to Use the New Twitter Video
Twitter recently launched a new feature that could allow for deeper conversations to take place on the 140-character platform: Video. At this writing, the Twitter video feature is available to mobile phones using the native Twitter app. Here are a 11 ways a small business might use Twitter video to further engage with individuals and its audience. Share a Quote : Many people love to share quotes on Twitter. You could add a special code or discount in a video just for your Twitter community. Follow SmallBizTracks on Twitter or Facebook or on Google+.
FIREBELLY | THURSDAY, AUGUST 28, 2014
[Twitter] Twitter Analytics For All Users Now Available
Twitter is finally providing all users with data on their tweets. Blog Social Media Twitter twitter analytics Numbers nerds rejoice! Previously, this information was only available to advertisers and a limited number of other users. There are three dashboards of information, including: Tweet activity Measure engagement and learn how to make your tweets more successful. Followers Explore the interests, locations, and.
WEBBIQUITY SMM | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2011
[Twitter] 12 Ways to Avoid Being a Dork on Twitter
Note: a version of this original post appeared previously on the B2B Twitterer of the Year (B2BTOTY) blog. If you regularly read blogs like this, you’re probably already a Twitter pro. Complete your Twitter bio. Again, seems like a no-brainer, but it’s surprising how many people use photos that look like Nick Nolte’s mug shot , or worse – the default Twitter egg. Say “please” and “thank you.” It’s common courtesy, something people learn from grandma , but not always common on Twitter. This post will be review for you. You know the type. Plus a link. Use it.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2011
[Twitter] Brands are still not taking Twitter Seriously
Specifically the Twitter and Facebook icons. We can easily call it social media lip service, but when I checked the Twitter presence of some of the top 100 global brands according the Businessweek -engagement was little or none, and in a lot of cases, the brands didn’t even possess the Twitter handle. know it’s Disney and they might not have to care about Twitter, but that’s not the point. Weave your Twitter activity into your daily routine the way you check email dozens of times per day. Facebook TwitterI’m not nitpicking.
JUGNOO | WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2012
[Twitter] Jugnoo’s Inaugural Twitter Chat – #sCRMchat Recap
If you noticed a lot of SCRM related chatter in your Twitter streams this week, it might just have been because Jugnoo hosted our first Social CRM chat on Tuesday! Jugnoo’s Inaugural Twitter Chat – #sCRMchat Recap originally appeared on Jugnoo Social CRM and Social Marketing Blog - making your business social through crm under a Creative Commons license. We had a ball doing it and had an incredible response. EST. Be sure to follow the hashtag #sCRMchat next week! Social CRM Social Media social business social CRM social marketing
SOCIALFISH | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2015
[Twitter] How to generate Twitter leads using automation
Enter Twitter. That said, Twitter is a huge place, so how are you supposed to find all these opportunities flying around you? That answer is twofold; Twitter search operators and IFTTT ( Zapier will work too) are the key. First, Twitter Queries. To be able to find these press opportunities, you’ll first need to first know which queries to use on Twitter. They often need sources for stories, so do a few experimental searches on Twitter and you’re likely to find common phrases like this: “share your story”. IFTTT/Twitter/ClientXYZ). email me at”.
SPIN SUCKS | SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2011
[Twitter] Get Twitter Follow and Google +1
And Twitter is trying to figure out how to monetize. And it’s been a big week for both with Google +1 and Twitter follow launching. The thing I like about both is you don’t have to direct people to leave your site in order to follow you on Twitter. Hence, Twitter follow and +1. Twitter Follow. 1. Get Twitter Follow and Google +1 originally appeared on Spin Sucks on June 5, 2011. Social Media Trends google +1 twitter followIt may not come as a big surprise to you that Google is trying to beat Facebook. It’s here now! Viola!
CONVINCE & CONVERT | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2015
[Twitter] Why Twitter Killed the Twitter Share Button
Legions of bloggers and website publishers will log on November 21 and discover that the familiar digits displaying the number of Twitter shares on their content have disappeared. For bloggers, that’s not an overly dramatic comparison, as the Twitter share count has been used as talisman of “social proof” since Twitter became de rigueur as a content sharing platform and sites started baking sharing icons into their pages. Why would Twitter do this? Twitter is struggling to find a workable business model. How does that scenario help Twitter?
DANNY BROWN | FRIDAY, APRIL 1, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter Bans the Use of Hashtags
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.
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, JANUARY 17, 2011
[Twitter] 10 Tips for a Fitter Twitter
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.
SPIN SUCKS | TUESDAY, JULY 31, 2012
[Twitter] Reporter’s Twitter Account Suspended for Critiquing Olympics Coverage
” has extended to Twitter. critic of NBC and it’s coverage of the Olympics has had his Twitter account suspended…with no update on when it might be reinstated. Like many of you, Guy Adams , a writer for The Independent in Great Britain, but resident of Los Angeles, took to Twitter to criticize NBC for its tape delay of the opening ceremonies, subpar reporting, and silly policy that won’t allow us to see the games in real-time, though (by the time we see the coverage) we already know what happens. Twitter Account Suspended. The Back Story.
WEBBIQUITY SMM | MONDAY, JANUARY 31, 2011
[Twitter] Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010
Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Twitter is used (officially) in 65 of the Fortune 100 companies , 63% of small to midsized businesses, and nearly half of all B2B enterprises. Which companies are really succeeding on Twitter, and how are they doing it? What’s a Twitter chat, and how do I participate in one? Which are the most helpful third-party tools for Twitter? How to Get More Followers on Twitter. Twitter Tools.
SPIN SUCKS | SUNDAY, MARCH 27, 2011
[Twitter] Does Twitter Have a New Spam Policy?
While I can’t find anything about this on the Twitter blog , rumor around the blogosphere is that they have a new spam policy to prevent you from tweeting a bunch of @ names and a link. They’re annoying, but it sounds like Twitter is taking action against them. According to the blogosphere, even though it doesn’t include a link, it soon will be banned from Twitter. And yet others do it straight on Twitter with a “#FF @johnfalchetto because he’s living the dream in France that we all wish we had (and he’s smart, too)!. Finally.
ARI HERZOG | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2013
[Twitter] 30 Days Since Quitting Twitter…
P.S. Here is a 6-step guide to quit Twitter. Related Stories Farewell to Twitter Analyze Your Visits to My Blog 1 Week Later: The Results of @JuliaCSocial and Pinterest. Media Twitter Farewell. link]. — Ari Herzog (@ariherzog) October 18, 2013. That was my last tweet. People keep following me at @ariherzog for reasons unknown to me. Maybe because their friends follow me? Because they saw an old link recommending me? Maybe because they hope I will tweet again? As I blogged about my tweeting departure , the social networking site lost usefulness for me.
IDACONCPTS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 21, 2015
[Twitter] How to Use Twitter as a Professional Networking Tool
Twitter is more than just a method to share your thoughts regarding any particular subject. Here are five best practices on how to use Twitter as a professional networking tool. 1. When you mention someone in a Twitter post, that person will receive a message. Although Twitter is akin to a digital soapbox, you may want to refrain from being unprofessional. To save time finding relevant topics, leverage tools, such as the “Explore” tool from Klout to find recent and trending articles from key sources that you could share through your Twitter account. 4.
PWB MARKETING BLOG | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2011
[Twitter] 11 Twitter Tips for Building Business Relationships
More and more businesses are jumping into Twitter to find new customers and connect with current ones. The word’s out that Twitter builds relationships – but many businesses get it wrong. Twitter has unwritten rules of engagement. Know the norms on Twitter. If you’re using Twitter to build business relationships, follow these eleven tips. Say something about their bio, location, or Twitter wallpaper. Add them to a Twitter list. Make the name of your Twitter list flattering and interesting. People think you’re rude if you violate norms.
HARP SOCIAL | MONDAY, APRIL 16, 2012
[Twitter] 10 Tw-Awesome Twitter Tips
With the goals of achieving the best click through rates, exposure and retweets, I've pulled together a list of top Twitter tips that should be committed to memory and employed on a daily basis. Blog Social Media Marketing Twitter how to use twitter retweet tips twasome twitter tips twitter etiquette twitter marketing twitter tips
ARI HERZOG | THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 2011
[Twitter] 10 Twitter Tips to Make Friends
Gaining followers on Twitter can be a long and laborious process, so here are some tips and tricks I’ve found that can help you make friends quickly: 1. List yourself in Twitter directories. This is a hidden gem amongst the abundance of Twitter tools out there. find this the most useful Twitter tool out there. 3. Pay attention to the top Twitter users. Making friends on Twitter can be a barbarous affair! Link to your Twitter feed on your other social profiles. Include a link to your Twitter so that all your connections in life can find your feed.
QUICK ONLINE TIPS | MONDAY, JULY 8, 2013
[Twitter] Use Twitter Bootstrap for Powerful Web Design
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING | SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2012
[Twitter] If Titanic Had Twitter
But one of the more creative acknowledgments of the anniversary has to be from The History Press , a British publishing company that started the @TitanicRealTime Twitter account to chronicle the progress of the ship as if sent from aboard the ship itself. TwitterToday marks 100 years since the R.M.S. Titanic sank in the North Atlantic, taking the lives of over 1,500 souls with her in those icy waters. And over the last year or so, the commercial side of the enterprise has been heating up at an amazing pace.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter and Guinea Pig Worry
friend, whom I have introduced to Twitter, sends me emails with questions about various Twitter tools. When someone who is starting on Twitter or doesn’t have much of a network uses them, it tells me several things about them. The reason I am filled with guinea pig worry today is that there are still people using Twitter for tweeting. If one uses Twitter for tweeting, then they have one column showing their stream. People who use Twitter for tweeting are mostly new, and thus often don’t know about the other options. digress.
DREW'S MARKETING MINUTE | SUNDAY, JULY 8, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter and Facebook ROI
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.
ADAM SHERK | TUESDAY, APRIL 10, 2012
[Twitter] MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook: Two-Year Growth Rates
With a new baseball season underway I thought I’d check in on the 30 MLB teams on Twitter and Facebook. Since it has been two years since I did The Most Popular MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook I thought it would be interesting to revisit this and capture the growth rate for all the teams. MLB Teams on Twitter. First the teams’ official Twitter profiles. Here are the 30 baseball clubs ranked by two-year growth rate: Twitter followers. 4/10/12 Twitter followers. Here are the teams ranked by current total followers: Twitter followers.
SOCMED SEAN | THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 2012
[Twitter] Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter
Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision. Obviously, these folks don’t realize that a new generation of workers is entering the workplace and expecting to leverage tools like text messaging, Twitter, blogs, and Facebook. An online shoe retailer that has blown the door off marketing and expanding their sales opportunities and customer support through the use of Twitter.
ARI HERZOG | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2013
[Twitter] Farewell to Twitter
Once upon a time I loved Twitter. But about a year ago when every TV show and every movie and every product placement had a Twitter name or hashtag attached, the site started going downhill for me. Twitter isn’t fun anymore. Going to a funeral puts a whole new spin on the point of Twitter. Further, when I look at my closest circle of friends, none of them ever created a Twitter account nor have any desire to do so. Related Stories Why Twitter Hashtag Infographic Fails Dear Former LinkedIn Friend Facebook Changes, Part 2. Media Twitter
SOCIALFISH | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 14, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter for Nonprofits Program
Twitter has recently announced their Twitter for Nonprofits Program. It’s short, so I’ll just repost the information from the Hope140 blog post here: 1. Hope140.org is the website where we featured unique uses of Twitter in the world of social good. Hope140 is a Twitter account dedicated to highlighting positive uses of Twitter for good in the ecosystem. To be considered for Twitter account verification of your non-profit organization, fill out this query form. We’re eager to see your applications for doing good on Twitter.
SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2011
[Twitter] Paying for Twitter? Would You?
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.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
[Twitter] 24 Free Twitter Header Images
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!
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2011
[Twitter] Should You Post To Twitter Daily? | Small Business Mavericks
The question arises often about how often is often enough when posting to the popular social media sites – particularly Facebook and Twitter. If you manage a Twitter and a Facebook account, that’s one hour per day. When it comes to Twitter and Facebook, moderation is best. Responses to “Should You Post To Twitter Daily? WendyBlomseth says: May 3, 2011 at 1:59 pm RT @CarolineMelberg: Should You [link] Log in to Reply GrassRoots says: May 3, 2011 at 6:28 pm #dm2 Should You Post To Twitter Daily? About Us What’s a Maverick?
CONVERSTATIONS | MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2011
[Twitter] Why and How I Use Twitter
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.
AKAMAI MARKETING | THURSDAY, JULY 28, 2011
[Twitter] 5 metrics to track on Twitter
Laser focused and sincere the question came: “How many followers should I have on Twitter? Ahh, yes. How many people are talking about, distributing and sharing your information? Of course you need some followers on Twitter, otherwise its as if your standing in the middle of the forest with a blow horn.what possible effect could that have (except to scare a few racoons)? prime example is this article on Aston Kutcher who is wildly admired for his Twitter fan base. Extraordinary, when you think about it, particularly given all the attention that Twitter garners.
WEBBIQUITY SMM | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2013
[Twitter] 20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012
As the fourth-largest social network, and the fastest growing in 2012 , Twitter has emerged as a serious platform for business professionals to share breaking news, promote thought-leadership content, and engage with customers, prospects, peers and industry influencers. As noted here in a preliminary summary of the best Twitter articles and posts of 2012 last fall, “Twitterers collectively post a billion tweets every three days. ” How can you grow and maintain an active, relevant Twitter following? Most effectively use Twitter advertising?
PAUL GILLIN | FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2012
[Twitter] Tips for Building a Quality Twitter Following
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.
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, JULY 11, 2011
[Twitter] 15 Things I Have Learned After One Year on Twitter
Someone suggested I write about what I’ve accomplished my first year on twitter, which is also my first year immersed in social media. My twitter anniversary is 6/16/10. joined Facebook after that, and Linkedin even later. I’ve administered my band’s Myspace since 2007 (but haven’t used it this year). I’m not very competent on Facebook or Linkedin, but I love The twitter. Twitter has driven people to our blog, and most open a few pages on our site. Through twitter, I’ve been asked to guest blog, present, and attend events. love The twitter. twitter
JUGNOO | TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014
[Twitter] Why People are Following Brands on Twitter
Neilsen Research in the UK has released a report showing why people follow brands on Twitter. large portion of Twitter followers of a brand want information about new products and services, or want to participate in contests and other promotions. The post Why People are Following Brands on Twitter appeared first on Jugnoo Blog : Social Listening & Engagement. Social Media Social Media Management Social Media Presence brands following brands on twitter Twitter Not surprisingly, 52% are looking for deals (and 33% are looking for freebies).
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011
[Twitter] Massachusetts Tops Twitter Usage
Melissa Miller and the great folks at Hubspot ran some recent analysis on Twitter by U.S. State to determine which states had the most active Twitter users. The top 3 states with the most Twitter usage are Massachusetts, Washington and Oregon, each with usage over 60% higher than the average. The fastest growing state for Twitter usage is Utah which experienced 66% growth from 2009 to 2010. This may have been the result of Twitter opening a new data center in Salt Lake City. The bottom three states are Mississippi, Montana and West Virginia.
MINDJUMPERS | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second
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
CONVINCE & CONVERT | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014
[Twitter] Do Contests Work on Twitter?
I did some research on Twitter contests by pulling the most engaging tweets from Twitter accounts for more than 12,000 companies for the month of January. But the #1 way to get engagement on Twitter was a simple “Follow and Tweet to Win” contest. Read the whole entry. » Social Media Research rivaliq social media case study Social Media Marketing social media research twitter twitter contests There was a lot to learn from these tweets: Fashion is big. Sports & music can really get people going. looked at the top 100 tweets based on engagement rate.
FIREBELLY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter: An Explanation Evolution
” Although it has been around for a while now, Twitter is a social media platform that many have but still don’t know how to use. ” has changed over the years in regards to Twitter: What do I tweet about? Twitter is the perfect way to start the ripple in the puddle — your information working as the initial drop of water. Use Twitter as a way to group all the websites you normally visit to individually. Twitter moves quickly, and you want your feed filled with solid information to get the most out of your time spent on your account.
JANET FOUTS | MONDAY, JUNE 17, 2013
[Twitter] Two Tools to Manage Twitter Chats With Ease
If you participate in Twitter chats regularly you’re as sad as I am to hear that Twitter’s API changes made it difficult for some applications to work. As you can see from the screen shot, Smart Stream allows you to follow a hashtag in real-time, see who else is participating, Tweet with the tag already added, enter Twitter user names to feature them within the chat so anyone who is participating through SmartStream will see that user’s tweets highlighted. Don’t know how to participate in a Twitter chat? OneQube. Twubs.
IDACONCPTS | MONDAY, MAY 21, 2012
[Twitter] Overview of Twitter Ads [Prices, Screenshots, Terms]
Small businesses based in the United States will have the chance to take their Twitter marketing efforts to a new level. Starting in late March 2012, Twitter introduced a new advertising offering that makes it simple for companies of any size to grow their businesses using our Promoted Tweets and Promoted Accounts products. Twitter partnered with American Express to make it easy for small business owners to advertise on Twitter. idaconcpts.com is one of those 10,000 and it just received its invitation on 05/21/12: You're invited to Twitter Ads email.
ARI HERZOG | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2011
[Twitter] Reply Frequency Among 11 Twitter Users
February 2011 Twitter statistics for Me. Regardless of how many times you tweet in a given month and despite current events you choose to participate in trending, curious how your Twitter statistics compare? Thanks to a free service at TweetStats.com that enables anyone to view these (and other statistics) of anyone, here’s a graphical contrast of 11 Twitter users (in alphabetical order by last name) during the month of February 2011. You can click any graph to view the person on Twitter. February 2011 Twitter statistics for Danny Brown.
GET SOCIAL PR | MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 2012
[Twitter] Grow Your Twitter Followers; Buy Them
TweetIs buying Twitter followers such a bad idea? That’s okay, because I am suggesting you buy Twitter followers if your social media marketing goal calls for it. Strategy how to grow your twitter followersSocial media purist would say throw a hissy fit — in fact, one or two may do that after reading this post. Comedian Dan Nainan told The New [.].
GET SOCIAL PR | WEDNESDAY, JULY 11, 2012
[Twitter] HOW TWITTER MISSED IT WITH LINKEDIN
Is Twitter’s split from LinkedIN good? In her Forbes article, “ The End Of Tweets On LinkedIn Is Not The Apocalypse ,” she mentions three points why Twitter parting with LinkedIn is good for communication: No more unprofessional tweets. Twitter and LinkedIn have two difference audiences. ” Granted, she gives examples of tweets that should not be floating through Twitter either. Why Twitter and LinkedIN made good bedfellows. Marketing channels, such as Twitter and LinkedIn, that were permeable made communication more fluid.
DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS | FRIDAY, JUNE 29, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter is Starting to Jam
According to Pew Internet Research which has been tracking Twitter use, there is a general upward trend in adopting Twitter for daily use. Don’t look now but Twitter might be the Facebook killer for the 18-24 demographic. With over 500 million registered users and 140 million daily users, it doesn’t seem like Twitter will be slowing down anytime soon. Then we have the following: Twitter Twitter TrendsThe bottom line?
CONVERSTATIONS | MONDAY, MAY 9, 2011
[Twitter] 10 Legit Ways to Gain a Twitter Fast Friend Following
There are many ways small town business owners and independent contractors can use Twitter. Heck, there are as many ways to use Twitter as there are flavors of Jelly Belly (50 officially. Of course, in this era of stream n' scream and fast-food friending , most folks want to see instant results. So with respect to the "law of the harvest" here are some ways the small folks can level the conversation station that Twitter is: 70-20-10 - It's a formula I've coached for years. Our Twitter mantra is 70-20-10. More on How to Use Twitter Lists. Image via Wikipedia.
PAMORAMA | SUNDAY, AUGUST 5, 2012
[Twitter] Facebook, Twitter, YouTube: Strategic Marketing Best Practices
Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube are, without doubt, the Big 3 of social media. Facebook Infographics Social Media Social Media Marketing Strategy Twitter YouTube Marketing Marketing strategy Social media marketing Word of MouthThey are important avenues for building brand engagement and influence. If If your company has a presence on all of them, you’re on the road to creating a name for yourself on social networks. But these 3 platforms are very different from one other. [.].
CONVINCE & CONVERT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015
[Twitter] How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter
For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. It’s as if the Twitter board of directors has spent the last two years pining to be as big as Facebook, and has consistently concluded that mimicking elements of that platform will unlock that secret code. It’s a strategy that simply has not worked, and partially resulted in the ouster of Dick Costolo and the return of the Prodigal Jack (who – one would assume – has a vision for Twitter that’s something other than “Facebook light”). Profile pages.
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | TUESDAY, APRIL 30, 2013
[Twitter] Two Ways To Advertise On Twitter
Twitter has finally opened up its self-service advertising platform to everyone. Now anyone – even you, small businesses and individuals – can advertise through Twitter’s self-service advertising platform. You have two very different advertising channels through Twitter. Promoted Accounts – The other way to reach targeted followers on Twitter is to promote your account through the “Who To Follow” list on Twitter’s sidebar. PPC for Small Business online advertising promoted tweets Twitter Twitter advertising
FIREBELLY | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2012
[Twitter] Is Twitter Trying To Be Like Facebook?
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
WAXING UNLYRICAL | THURSDAY, MAY 16, 2013
[Twitter] Thursday Roundup: Twitter Tips
Social media platforms will come and go; but I truly believe that if any recent platform has had a dramatic impact on how we communicate, it’s Twitter. An admitted Twitterholic (or, at least, I used to be… I’m not on the platform that much these days, but it’s still my favorite), here are some fresh takes on Twitter, at least, according to me. Image: Pasquale D’Silva [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons. 1. 6 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Followers. 15 People Every B2B Marketer Should Follow On Twitter. Follow me on twitter…no, really….
THE REALTIME REPORT | MONDAY, JANUARY 21, 2013
[Twitter] 100% of U.S. Senators, 90% of Reps Are On Twitter
On Friday, Twitter announced that 100% of the US Senate and 90% of the House of Representatives are now active on Twitter. When Congress convened back in 2011, only 44% of the Senate and 35% of the House were actively using Twitter. Fully 29 states have their entire delegation tweeting (including senators and representatives), and every single US state has at least 70% of their delegation on Twitter. See Twitter’s blog post to find and follow your Senator’s Twitter account, or find your local Representative on the social platform.
MINDJUMPERS | MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2011
[Twitter] What People Love And Hate On Twitter [infographic]
Tweet Over one million tweets including either the word ‘love’ or ‘hate’ in 2010 were analyzed in order to see what people are saying on Twitter. What do Twitter users love? Social Media Twitter Infographic love and hate on Twitter Social Media Graphics tweetsAnd what do they hate? This infographic includes graphs that show the value for sets of related words. The more hearts shown, the higher the love/hate ratio. Check out the infographic here: Similar Posts: 5 Popular Posts From The Last Month. Asian Social Media Equivalents [infographic].
THE REALTIME REPORT | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2012
[Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Twitter Sees 1 Billion Tweets Every 2.5 Days, #RLTM Scoreboard
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.
JANET FOUTS | WEDNESDAY, JULY 16, 2014
[Twitter] The Not-So Secret Guide to Twitter Lists
What are Twitter lists anyway? A Twitter list is a curated group of users on Twitter. You know how people complain about how noisy Twitter is? Twitter lists help cut down the noise and make you more efficient. quick look at your lists tells you what’s going on without having to filter through thousands of tweets cluttering up your Twitter stream. Make lists instead, then decide who really belongs in your Twitter stream. The content stream of public lists are seen by anyone on Twitter. Below are some common types of Twitter lists.
FRESHNETWORKS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2011
[Twitter] Majority of Britons now use Facebook or Twitter (statistics)
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.
CONVERSTATIONS | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2011
[Twitter] Trending: The Great Twitter Unfollowing [VIDEO]
There’s a bit of a buzz going around on a few folks “unfollowing everyone on Twitter and starting over from scratch. A lot of this chatter is negative – and it shouldn’t be. A touchy subject for some. Whether or not you’re thinking of ‘cleaning house’ – I’d highly suggest using Twitter Lists and a third-party tools such as HootSuite or BufferApp (and maybe both apps together ). To Unfollow or Not to Unfollow – My Twitter Strategy (jonwellman.com). The Great Twitter Unfollow Experiment of 2011 (chrisbrogan.com).
GET SOCIAL PR | TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2012
[Twitter] Grow Your Twitter Followers, Then What? Host A Twitter Chat
TweetSo what do you do with Twitter followers? Strategy twitter chat tipsThat’s a honest-to-God question one of my clients asked me a few weeks ago. said, host a tweet chat. Can you imagine the follow up question? He said, “What’s a tweet chat?” ” Well, I love my clients, but if you’ve wondered about what to do with [.].
TWIST IMAGE | WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 2015
[Twitter] Marketing Twitter
It's hard to imagine a brand not seeing Twitter as an opportunity to share and connect with customers and potential customers. It's near-impossible to find any semblance of a marketing campaign that hasn't attached itself to some kind of hashtag or Twitter call-out. Some might argue that Twitter is less about communication these days, and much more about a place to share information (a micro-broadcasting platform instead of a micro-blogging platform). At the very least, Twitter continues to be an amazing, public water cooler of information, links and consumer insights.
STEPHEN P SMITH | THURSDAY, JANUARY 20, 2011
[Twitter] How Twitter Changes Us
From Gina Gotthilf at Blue Glass : What has changed, nonetheless, is the way its users interact with the platform and the nature of content being distributed – not due to Twitter’s own efforts, but to those of its users. But look at it this way – Twitter forces us to condense our thoughts into 140 characters. Twitter, the new SMS? Communication access to any one of the 100+ million people on Twitter. have been on Twitter for a couple of years now, and I know that I have changed the way that I use it, and it has changed the way that I communicate and do business.
T2 SOCIAL | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 2013
[Twitter] 10 Ways to Increase Your Twitter Followers
In order to get your message out there, you are going to want to find ways to increase your Twitter followers. So what can you do to increase your Twitter followers without having to use any black hat techniques? Following these ten simple action items is a great way to help you start boosting your Twitter activity and increasing your brand’s Social Equity. 1. When Twitter revamped their layout, they added header images. A lot of users leave this area blank, but a creative one can be a big reason why someone decides to follow your profile. Fill out your bio.
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, APRIL 18, 2011
[Twitter] 5 Ways to Use Twitter for Marketing
Twitter is growing by leaps and bounds and it is important that you start utilizing the tool. There are thousands upon millions of people using Twitter and many of them could be your future clients! 1. The people behind Twitalyzer have created a tool that allows you to trend thirty different metrics to measure your effectiveness on social media and Twitter. You can chose which measures are right for you and your use of Twitter. CoTweet is a web application that allows you to manage multiple Twitter accounts through a single CoTweet login. Use Twitter Search.
DAVE FLEET | TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2011
[Twitter] Cartoon: Corporate Twitter
This made me chuckle. Recognize this picture? via the brilliant tomfishburne.com ). social media
SHERRILYNNE STARKIE | SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2012
[Twitter] February 2012: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20
After a brief absence (December and January) the Ottawa Twitter top 20 makes its return. started doing these tables over a year ago to illustrate how being popular (Grader) on Twitter doesn’t necessarily mean you have influence (TweetLevel). Perhaps people are just getting better at using Twitter to build influence? More likely, it’s about how the two tools are now evaluating Twitter users. Here’s how the Twitter top 20 is compiled: Only real humans are included (no brands, no publishers etc). Twitter Popularity ( Grader ). snookca.
SOCIALNOMICS | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2013
[Twitter] The History of Twitter
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.
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2011
[Twitter] Must-See Twitter
One recent Fast Company articles point out how appointment TV has returned , because of none other than Twitter. Fans who have TiVo'd their programs had better steer clear of Twitter while their favorite programs are on, lest they have a barrage of spoilers come their way. In another article, Fast Company called Twitter TV's killer app. PBS contcted me and asked that I host a live Twitter chat (promoted through my other blog ) during the premiere of a much-hyped new show. One way would be to capture the moment through a chat on Twitter. What's that, you say?
WAXING UNLYRICAL | MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2011
[Twitter] What If Twitter Did Buy TweetDeck?
around the Twitterverse last week with the news that Twitter is in talks with TweetDeck to purchase the ridiculously popular third-party service for the low, low price of just $50 million. That said, the opinion that this may not be the best of situations brewing for my all-time favorite Twitter app was quickly formed. “If the majority of Twitter users view their tweets through third-party tools that simply make calls to Twitter’s API’s, they’ll never see Twitter partner ads, promos, or Quickbars. Rumors ran rampant. The answer?
SOCIALFISH | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2010
[Twitter] Everything you ever needed to get started with Twitter
I was thinking it was probably time to post something for Twitter beginners, since it’s been a million years since the last time we did , but luckily we have some fab blogger buds who have been busy writing some of this up so I don’t need to! If you are suddenly in the position of having to get on Twitter and figure it out quickly, look no further than Deirdre Reid ‘s fabulous series: Twitter Basics– Part 1: Benefits. Twitter Basics – Part 2: Set Up an Account and Create a Profile. Twitter Basics – Part 3: How It Works.
MINDJUMPERS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2011
[Twitter] Who,Why & How of Twitter [Infographic]
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. - 40% of companies offer customer service through this platform. 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.
PAMORAMA | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2013
[Twitter] 4 Ways Twitter Helps SMBs [Infographic]
A mutually beneficial relationship between SMBs and their Twitter followers drives brand ROI and consumer value. Twitter followers drive recommendations and sales. 72% of people are more likely to purchase from an SMB after they follow or interact with them on Twitter, and 30% of followers are likely to recommend the brand. Twitter followers are emotionally connected to SMBs. Twitter helps SMBs connect with new and existing customers in positive ways. Offer Twitter-exclusive sneak peeks of new products. Twitter marketing helps you reach more customers.
PAUL GILLIN | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18, 2012
[Twitter] Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter in Plain English
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.
GEOFF LIVINGSTON | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2011
[Twitter] Overvaluing Twitter
Given the increased focus on “Twinfluence thanks to measures like Klout , there are many organizations eager for success with so-called influencers (at least by Twitter metrics). Though some of these measures integrate more than just Twitter, they tend to be extremely 140 character centric. That may be a huge mistake for companies and nonprofits who overvalue the importance of Twitter in the larger social web context. Let’s start with the fact that Twitter doesn’t even represent a strong minority of the U.S. Is Twitter overvalued as a medium?
SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS | TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2011
[Twitter] 5 Ways To Analyze Twitter Trends
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
SOCIALFISH | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2014
[Twitter] How Are Associations Using Twitter?
——— Have you ever thought about all the goals your association has and how Twitter can help you achieve those goals? For many, the association Twitter account is treated like just another promotional channel. Instead of just pushing messages through Twitter here are some other ways to use this social media channel that may help you serve your members. Teach members how to effectively use Twitter by modeling best practices. With all these ways to use Twitter why is “promote” the default for most associations? Discover. Connect. Celebrate.
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2011
[Twitter] Top 9 Twitter Apps For Higher Efficiency
Twitter is big business. Everyone from movie stars to the average Joe is on Twitter sharing their thoughts and ideas with the world. People who use Twitter all the time need a way to make Tweeting more efficient and effective, and that is why these Twitter apps are here. Twentyfeet is kind of like Google Analytics for Twitter. Not only can users keep track of Twitter stats, but they track also sites like Facebook and YouTube. This is a really cool service for people who like to share a lot of links on Twitter. twitterTwentyfeet. Buffer.
JUGNOO | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1, 2012
[Twitter] Jugnoo’s Social CRM Twitter Chat – The Social Company
” Which segues nicely to this little highlight post on Jugnoo’s Social CRM Twitter chats. Jugnoo’s Social CRM Twitter Chat – The Social Company originally appeared on Jugnoo Social CRM and Social Marketing Blog - making your business social through crm under a Creative Commons license. Another week has passed in a blink of an eye. It’s incredible (and a little bit frightening!) how quickly July flew by. The rewards will come later.” Held every Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. EST, this week we wanted to talk about social companies; who should own social?
HARP SOCIAL | THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2011
[Twitter] How to get Twitter Followers – Part 1
Like so many businesses out there, perhaps you've opened a Twitter account for your brand or business and have gained a handful of followers but aren't really sure how to grow your following or what to do next. With a little effort, you can take your Twitter account from stark anonymity to massive popularity. Follow these tips and take your Twitter account to the next level of marketing. Blog How To Twitter best twitter tools social media twitter management tools twitter toolkit Twitter toolsThis is part 1 in a 3-part series.
SOCIALFISH | FRIDAY, APRIL 6, 2012
[Twitter] Stats for Congress on Twitter [Data]
Slide deck from Edelman analysing data from Members of Congress on Twitter. Tip o’ the hat to Robert Hay for the find. Capitol Tweets: Yeas and Nays of the Congressional Twitterverse. View more presentations from Edelman Insights. Useful Data
JOEY STRAWN | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011
[Twitter] The Tao of UnReview: The Tao of Twitter
First, this month’s book, The Tao of Twitter (Amazon Link), is the shortest book I’ve unreviewed by far and only deals with one social network (I won’t tell you which one, you have to guess). Reaction 1: I can’t sidestep the obvious here, The Tao of Twitter is a short book. If only I had a pair of glasses that could show the actual value to society that things have… That’s right, Justin Bieber is about as valuable to society as an infant with poopy diapers, but at least I was able to see the value The Tao of Twitter held and it was awesome.
FRESHNETWORKS | FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2011
[Twitter] Using Twitter for customer service: @ChilternRailway
Last night I was pleasantly surprised at how well Chiltern Railway are using Twitter for customer service. felt informed and was able to make my way home using the information they provided – while it was frustrating to a certain degree I was glad that Twitter was being used, even though it was well after office hours. The Twitter account was in full swing until about 1am this morning, and back with updates at the usual rush-hour time just a matter of hours later, all in a cheerful tone of voice and personality.
CHARLENE LI | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
[Twitter] The Twitter IPO: Some Initial Analysis
Twitter just tweeted that it has filed a confidential S-1, with the appropriate disclaimer. Twitter is the last of the Big Four to go public. In the social networking ecosystem, Twitter is seen as a must have in terms of a social strategy, and is the only major player left that is still up for grabs — YouTube (owned by Google), LinkedIn (IPO), and Facebook (IPO) are all spoken for. Other upstarts like Pinterest are just getting started so Twitter is going to be the talk of the town into 2014, which is the earliest the IPO can be expected.
FIREBELLY | FRIDAY, JULY 18, 2014
[Twitter] New Twitter Analytics: Everything You Need To Know
Twitter has rolled out “new and improved” analytics dashboard that is sure to make data-hungry marketers happy. Twitter’s New Analytics Tell Advertisers And Publishers How Many People Actually Saw Their Tweets By Anthony Ha If you’re looking for more details about how. Twitter These five posts will fill you in on everything you need to know.
MINDJUMPERS | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2011
[Twitter] How to Use Twitter As a Marketing Channel
Tweet When it comes to communicating and creating conversation with your tribe, Twitter is a great platform to use. When searching the web, I found this infographic presenting a strategic approach on how to use Twitter to reach this goal. In general, Twitter is a good place to choose, when it comes to promoting your brand, helping your customers and not least interacting and creating personal relationships with these. And with more than 200 million users on Twitter, there is no doubt that there exist a great potential in using it as a marketing channel.
SIMON MAINWARING | TUESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2012
[Twitter] What a day in the life of twitter reveals about your brand
Diffbot ‘s new Page Classifier API was used to provide this revealing snapshot of a day in the life of Twitter. The tool identifies the type of content behind any web link, and in this case, the Page Classifier analyzed 750,000 links posted on Twitter to create this infographic that inspires several questions for your brand. 1. And are you spreading them across multiple channels such as Twitter and Instagram? 2. Advertising Brands Social media We First Consumers TwitterSocial media engagement requires constant recalibration in relation to three key elements: 1.
WAXING UNLYRICAL | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2012
[Twitter] Why Protecting Your Twitter Profile is a Bad Idea
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.” ” “Let’s connect …” I started my fourth year of teaching at Johns Hopkins a couple of weeks ago, and as part of the “getting to know you” exercise, my students had to introduce themselves. 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. My M.O. But you get what I mean.
SAYING IT SOCIAL | THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015
[Twitter] How to Take Advantage of the Google-Twitter Partnership
Information about the Google-Twitter Partnership and how your business can take advantage of the new possibilities it provides. The post How to Take Advantage of the Google-Twitter Partnership appeared first on. Digital Marketing Google-Twitter Google Real Time Marketing SERP Tweets twitter Twitter Marketing
PUSHING SOCIAL | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2011
[Twitter] Should you unfollow everyone on Twitter?
In the past few weeks, a number of big-named bloggers dumped all of the people they followed on Twitter in one felt swoop. First, Chris Brogan did it. Then, Michael Hyatt did it. It didn’t take long for dozens of others to follow suit, creating a domino effect across the Twittersphere. Although this idea might [.]. Social Media
KYLE LACY | MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2010
[Twitter] 25 Case Studies Using Twitter to Increase Business and Sales
Instead, the company turns Internet marketing using tools like Twitter. The company started to use Twitter to push information out and soon found out that people were interested in talking. Twitter is good source for not only raising awareness on deals but to interact with customers. The company offers post exclusively on Twitter and makes sure to use twitter only a few times a week to avoid spamming their followers. The company found that the Twitter deals do increase sales. JetBlue was among the first corporate companies to join Twitter in 2007.
SPIN SUCKS | TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011
[Twitter] Dear Twitter, I’m Sorry I Hated Your Stinking Guts
Dear Twitter, Yes, I know I should have written you this note quite a while back but I finally had to come to grips with the gross error of my ways when I misjudged your character many moons ago. Twitter this, Twitter that.” But instead of simply telling me I had been wrong about you T’, Ingrid took kindness to a whole new level and sent me a book in the mail called The Tao of Twitter , written by some really smart dude named Mark Schaefer. Dear Twitter, I’m Sorry I Hated Your Stinking Guts originally appeared on Spin Sucks on April 19, 2011. Part I.
FIREBELLY | FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2011
[Twitter] Useless But Fun Twitter Tools
There are tons of incredibly useful Twitter tools out there, but those are for another post. There are some fun, incredibly useless Twitter tools on the internet, as well, and you can experience the ghost of Twitter’s past. Who.Unfollowed.Me – And lastly, any curious Twitter user will want to know who’s not following them anymore. MyFirstTweet – It all started when Mashable posted a listing of the first tweets of various famous tweeters. MyTweet16 also apparently provides a similar service, but I couldn’t get it to work for my account.