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.
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”.
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.
YMARKETINGMATTERS | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
[Twitter] Social Media Updates: Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter. Be Ready!
Just in case you missed it…Facebook, Linkedin and Twitter recently announced important new updates that are taking effect right now. . Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign. Over the next few weeks, when you log into your Twitter account and see your profile page has been replaced with the new page design, you will know you have been upgraded! Here’s EVERYTHING you need to know to make sure your profiles are updated CORRECTLY and continue to drive business with no hiatus: Facebook Update: New Layout for Business Pages.
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.
DAVE FLEET | TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2011
[Twitter] Cartoon: Corporate Twitter
This made me chuckle. Recognize this picture? via the brilliant tomfishburne.com ). social media
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, JUNE 17, 2012
[Twitter] How Twitter Gentrified a City Intersection
Every Twitter user who included that hashtag was automatically added to the mural as a digital signature; and the company promised to donate $1 a tweet to the Canadian Art Foundation. Please continue reading How Twitter Gentrified a City Intersection and leave a comment if inspired. Comments Comments Related Stories Mark Schaefer on The Tao of Twitter Approaching Strangers Through Foursquare The Death of Blogging: Part 271. Media branding TwitterThe above photograph was uploaded to a Google Maps server in June 2009. Everyone won. Connect on LinkedIn today.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
WEBBIQUITY SMM | MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011
[Twitter] The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise
Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. So, as promised in Tom Pick’s blog, “ 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women ”, in honor of mothers, our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men now honors fathers. Twitter, not unlike Mother Teresa’s virtues of love, is a delicate ecosystem of real people.
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.
IDACONCPTS | MONDAY, AUGUST 16, 2010
[Twitter] Facebook vs Twitter
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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!
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.
IDACONCPTS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 19, 2010
[Twitter] Facebook vs Twitter 2
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.
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.
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.
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.
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].
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.
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.
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 INTERACTIVE | 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
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 | 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….
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?
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?
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?
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.
HARP INTERACTIVE | 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.
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.
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.
THE REALTIME REPORT | FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2012
[Twitter] A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden
Ever since Twitter picked a business model based on advertising, the company has been emphasizing the importance of creating a “consistent experience” for Twitter users. That’s media company code for “we want to be able to deliver ads to all Twitter users,” no filters or mute buttons allowed , not lose them to a third-party platform. The more Twitter can keep users inside the walled garden of official Twitter apps, the more money it can make. ” First, Twitter needs to build the wall, and that means reining in developers. .
SOCIALFISH | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2015
[Twitter] How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform
Twitter has gone from being a fun microblogging platform to taking on a life of its own. Allowing gifs to play in feed, Twitter Video, full sized images that take up less space and still allow you to type in characters… these are improvements we can all appreciate. But visual marketing is still neglected by many people who see Twitter as nothing but a tool for connecting to influencers. The Importance Of Visuals On Twitter. This was back in 2013, and since then you can now post moving gifs and playable videos right there in Twitter feed. oh my!
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.
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.
SPIN SUCKS | FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2011
[Twitter] Kenneth Cole Demonstrates How Not to Use Twitter
We interrupt your regularly scheduled #FollowFriday to bring you the Kenneth Cole Twitter fiasco. No matter how many people are talking about you. I’m not going to give Kenneth Cole a lesson in crisis driven by something stupid said on Twitter. Social Media Twitter cairo Crisis habitat kenneth cole social media crisisTypically I would wait until Monday to write about it, but it’s unfolding as I write this and it’s too important to wait. Plus…it’s a PR nightmare and you all know how much I love a good crisis! But, first. Turns out there was.
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.
SOCIALFISH | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2015
[Twitter] 5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits
Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. The quality of content you share and the frequency of your posting activities are two important factors that determine the amount of engagement you’re able to drive on Twitter, or any other social channel for that matter. Get your team involved in your Twitter campaigns. So, there’s no doubting the power of Twitter!
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.
UNSPOKEN | FRIDAY, MARCH 8, 2013
[Twitter] Building A Real Twitter Community At #SXSW with Nestivity
We’ve heard it time and time again: Twitter is a great community-building tool. And I agree, in part – there is the potential for Twitter to be a fantastic place for deep, meaningful connections and powerful communities. The Acquity Group studied the behavior of Interbrand’s 2012 Best Retail Brands and found them lacking on Twitter. Nestivity is the first and only community engagement software for Twitter. Beginning immediately, I’m turning my Twitter “newsfeed” into an online community. But it’s not quite there yet.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2011
[Twitter] 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women
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. What is it? Amber Buhl.
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.
THE REALTIME REPORT | THURSDAY, JANUARY 10, 2013
[Twitter] Social Media Customer Service: Brands Respond More On Twitter
297% growth in the number of replies brands sent on Facebook and Twitter. 393% growth in the number of replies brands sent on Twitter. 53% of Twitter mentions were responded to…compared with just 16% of Facebook comments and posts. While Facebook still dominates in total volume of comments and posts, Twitter has experienced greater growth as a customer service channel. In Q4 2011, Conversocial brands made nearly exactly the same number of responses on Facebook as on Twitter — now, brands are responding more on Twitter.
CONVINCE & CONVERT | SUNDAY, MARCH 10, 2013
[Twitter] 4 Ways the Twitter You Know is Changing Forever
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.
FIREBELLY | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013
[Twitter] How To Write The Perfect Twitter Bio
Writing your Twitter bio may be the most complicated thing about Twitter. However, just mindlessly writing your Twitter bio may do you more harm than good in terms of followers, and people who actually can find your Twitter account. Your Twitter bio is not a grocery list. For example, my Twitter bio used to say: Butler University. Not really. If you are not sure whether you fall into this trap, then why not check out the Twitter Bio Generator. Use keywords and consider adding hashtags to your Twitter bio. Blog Twitter SPELL CHECK!
PAMORAMA | SATURDAY, JUNE 21, 2014
[Twitter] Social Media Marketing Tips and Tricks for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and More
The team at Vocus has researched the latest and greatest trends in marketing on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Flickr, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine, LinkedIn, and YouTube. Twitter. Implement Twitter cards so that any tweets of your content include applicable visual media. Follow her on Twitter at @pamdyer. Want to get the most out of your social media marketing activities? The world of social media is ever-changing. It’s important to keep current on best practices to ensure that you’re doing all you can to keep your marketing campaigns and initiatives fresh.
TWITIP | FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2011
[Twitter] Why Twitter Needs Channels
Twitter is a wonderful communications tool and while it does many things really well, there are a few things it doesn’t do so well. The Hash Tag evolved as a way for Twitter users to more easily find tweets on a specific topic. Also, while Twitter does nothing to help you filter out unwanted Hash Tags, TweetDeck does have a filter feature, but I’ve never bothered to use it. Finally, while I find setting up searches in Twitter and TweetDeck easy, many people simply do not. How Channels can Benefit Twitter. 2008 TwiTip Twitter Tips. The Problem. Have you?
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
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.
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?
WWW.SEARCHENGINEJOURNAL.COM | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
[Twitter] Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags
Home About Us Contact SEJ News PPC SEO Tools Social Links BlueGlass SEO Services Social Media Marketing Pay Per Click Online Reputation Management Content Development Mar 24 2009 Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags What is a Twitter hashtag? Hashtags are getting more and more popular (despite the fact some people are against them wishing their Twitter stream to be metadata-free and “as human a form of communication as possible ). Berget I'm using hashtags to promote my ebook on Twitter. hashtag is a way to unite global Tweets around some particular topic.
TWIST IMAGE | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2012
[Twitter] The Responsibility Of Twitter
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.
HARP INTERACTIVE | TUESDAY, MARCH 4, 2014
[Twitter] Essential Twitter Cheat Sheet for 2014
Categories: Blog , How To , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: social media , Twitter , twitter cheat sheet , twitter essentials , twitter lingo Finally! All the Twitter tips, tricks and resources to support your business or brand…all in one place. Check out our essential list of all the Twitter commands, lingo and resources you need to know to make the most of Twitter in 2014. Blog How To Social Media Marketing Twitter social media twitter cheat sheet twitter essentials twitter lingo
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
ABSOLUTE PA | FRIDAY, MAY 18, 2012
[Twitter] Free Webinar: Unlock Your Twitter Brilliance
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?
SOCIAL MEDIA CITIZENS | FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2011
[Twitter] 5 Reasons Getting News Via Twitter Is All You Need
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?
WEBBIQUITY SMM | TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Twitter Strategies And Tools To Take Your Branded Account To the Next Level
If you’ve invested the groundwork necessary to build a Twitter account, there’s nothing more satisfying than seeing it actually gain steam. How can you break through a Twitter plateau and take your account to an even greater level of success? Use these these five helpful Twitter tools and strategies to build upon what you have already established. 1) Improve Multimedia With Twitter Cards. highly powerful yet underused optional feature of Twitter is the Twitter card. Hashtags, of course, are essential to getting attention on Twitter.
SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING | THURSDAY, APRIL 11, 2013
[Twitter] Taking a Peek at Twitter Analytics
I received an email recently that contained an analysis of a high-profile Silicon Valley executive’s Twitter followers, as performed by PeekAnalytics. Rather than reporting on a third person’s Twitter followers, I thought it might be more interesting (to me, at least) to take a look at a breakdown of my own Twitter followers. It also skews to the age 26-45 bracket, with that demographic accounting for 65% of his Twitter audience. And of course, 100% belong to and use – to at least some degree – Twitter. Twitter analytics They agreed. So what is it?
FIREBELLY | TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011
[Twitter] Flutter: The New Twitter
Today’s YouTube Tuesday video is the Flutter: The New Twitter mockumentary. Sometimes 140 characters is just too long; nano-blogging is the next big thing. Video URL: [link] ]. What can you say with only 26 characters?
ADAM SHERK | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2010
[Twitter] 10 Practical Twitter Tips for Publishers
ARI HERZOG | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 2, 2013
[Twitter] How to Identify a Twitter Spammer
View the story "Guess Which Twitter Account is Fake" on Storify ]. Guess Which Twitter Account is Fake. Please continue reading How to Identify a Twitter Spammer and leave a comment if inspired. Related Stories The Purpose of Twitter The Best Blogs to Read in 2013 Facebook LinkedIn Twitter in 2013. Media TwitterScroll through the below tweets. Posted by different accounts, the fact each is the same is proof that each is controlled by the same person. When 34 different people tweet the same message, could all of them be fake? pCherish Huffman. pSau Bass.
SPIN SUCKS | TUESDAY, MARCH 22, 2011
[Twitter] Fifteen Ways to Use Twitter to Build an Army of Adoring Journalists
spent 10 years as a reporter in the BT (Before Twitter) era. Now as a social media strategist and public relations professional, I’ve found Twitter to be my primary and most successful method of building and maintaining relationships with reporters. One public relations agency I work with even grew out of a connection made on Twitter. consider Twitter the tool that delivers tangible value in great gulps, so long as you commit to it for a year. How to Find Journalists on Twitter. Find the reporters by searching through Muckrack or Media on Twitter.
TECHIPEDIA: TAMAR WEINBERG | MONDAY, JUNE 30, 2008
[Twitter] Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League
Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Opinion , Social Media > Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League by Tamar Weinberg on June 30, 2008 Share Earlier this month, Plurk was discovered and has had social media addicts abuzz with the “new Twitter clone, especially as a result of Twitter downtime. After using both closely, the comparison to Twitter shouldn’t even be the case. What are we arguing about again?
SHERRILYNNE STARKIE | SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter’s Biz Stone speaks at CIRA’s AGM
domain, held its annual general meeting and symposium in Ottawa, and Twitter co-founder Biz Stone was the closing keynote speaker. He told the crowd made up of Internet geeks, social media enthusiasts and business professionals about how Twitter was born in 2006. At the time his business associates weren’t convinced of the usefulness of a tool that would let friends communicate through only short text messages. But Twitter was launched anyway, and before long there was a steady stream of users signing up. Twitter’s co-founder Biz Stone to pen book.
ALMOST SAVVY | FRIDAY, JULY 24, 2009
[Twitter] TrueTwit: Managing Spammers on Twitter. Does it Work? | Almost Savvy
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 TrueTwit: Managing Spammers on Twitter. Posted by Irene Koehler in Twitter on July 23, 2009 | 11 responses Note: This was written prior to Twitter’s purge of spam accounts this evening.
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?
VISUALLY SM | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
[Twitter] 200+ Brilliant Content Marketing World Speakers (and Where to Find them on Twitter)
Follow him on Twitter at @natebirt. The post 200+ Brilliant Content Marketing World Speakers (and Where to Find them on Twitter) appeared first on Visually Blog. In the universe of content marketing, few events rival Content Marketing World currently happening Sept. 8-11 in Cleveland. The event is expected to host more than 3,500 attendees and to feature more than 120 hours of presentations, networking and entertainment. If you’re currently at the conference, give these folks a shoutout and let them (and the social world) know what you think about their talks. 1. John F.
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.
IDACONCPTS | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2010
[Twitter] 4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter
Because YOU look like Bender when you use auto DMs after a follow on Twitter. asked on Twitter what people thought about auto DMs after a follow and there is a strong consensus that people need to stop doing them. Here are the 4 reasons why you must stop using auto DMs on Twitter. 1. Somebody took the effort to read your tweet, take a look at your Twitter bio, and make the decision of following you. Tags: 4 Reasons Why You Must Stop Using Auto DMs On Twitter Twitter twitter marketing what Twitter users want bender Auto DMs are artificial.
FIREBELLY | MONDAY, JULY 9, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter’s Simpler Search: 5 Must-Reads
Here are 5 must-reads on new changes Twitter made to its search functionality we don’t want you to miss. Twitter patches up its search interface. By Rafe Needleman As hinted at in a tweet by Twitter’s Pankaj Gupta last night, Twitter today rolled out an improved search experience. What Twitter’s New Search Features Mean For Google, Third-Party Developers. Things To Note About Twitter’s Upgraded Search. Hands-on with Twitter’s new Simpler Search: Timeline search is a game changer. Simpler search.
IDACONCPTS | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 6, 2011
[Twitter] How to Nix Twitter Spam
Back in 2009, I presented and article 4 Steps to Get Rid of Twitter Spam , which had a great response. Here is a follow-up piece that goes into more details about how to nix all possible sources of Twitter spam. Check the Twitter Status Blog. The Twitter Status Blog is the official Twitter source about streaming outages, service issues and spam issues. Any time that you experience a problem with Twitter, it is a good idea to check whether your problem is being experienced by other users and whether Twitter is currently addressing it. Takeaway.
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.
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.
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
ARI HERZOG | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8, 2014
[Twitter] 19 Twitter Best Practices That Show the Real You
You may not know I curate a Twitter list that includes over 300 social media managers and marketing professionals at some of the world’s most well-known organizations. joined Twitter 6 years (and 32,951 tweets) ago today. Thanks to Twitter & my Twitter friends for six always interesting years. Related Stories 13 Words of the Day By My Bouncy Twitter Followers My Social Networking Primer in 2014 Analyzing AriHerzogDotCom: Day 2. Media Strategy Twitter frequently peruse the list to get inspiration. The below tweets are pure and unfiltered.
THE REALTIME REPORT | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 30, 2014
[Twitter] 80% of Twitter’s Ad Revenue Comes From Mobile
Twitter just announced its first quarter earnings report for 2014, with impressive gains in advertising: total revenue grew 119% year-over-year, with 90% of those earnings coming from advertising. Not too surprising, since 78% of Twitter’s total monthly active users are now on mobile ( VentureBeat ). Twitter added 14 million monthly active users, and only 3 million of those in the U.S. To compare total numbers, Facebook has 202 million monthly users in the U.S. vs. Twitter’s 57 million. However, user growth was disappointing for the platform.
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
SHERRILYNNE STARKIE | TUESDAY, MAY 14, 2013
[Twitter] Twitter for companies
This is a cool info graphic with some interesting statistics about Twitter and how French businesses use it. Twitter for companies infographic. Twitter Engagement Cheat Sheet [Infographic]. How to change your Twitter Name [video]. Headline Social Media Twitter infographic Related posts: Pinterest for business. The social customer. Wikipedia rules the waves. Click here to start to receive my newsletter. PLEASE LIKE MY FACEBOOK PAGE. Related articles. The One Infographic About the Digital Revolution You Need to Understand.
TWIST IMAGE | FRIDAY, APRIL 8, 2011
[Twitter] The Twitter Test
I've been thinking a lot about Twitter lately. Beyond Twitter's dramatic growth and the buzz that still surrounds it, it's becoming an increasingly important place to be because as people used to " Google " one another to find out what they're about, you may note that a Twitter profile ranks fairly close to the top of the organic search results. Twitter is like a real-time resume. It's harder to to do that in real-time and when you consider how Twitter is best played in terms of engagement. The Twitter Test. Do The Twitter Test often.
ARI HERZOG | SUNDAY, AUGUST 28, 2011
[Twitter] Questioning Why I Still Use Twitter
Whether we share common backgrounds or if you merely enjoy reading my blog, I want to accept connection invitations from people who satisfy my intellect. I do not know what I want Twitter to represent. I’m experiencing an identity crisis. Twitter used to be very valuable to me. Because I am happily active on Facebook and LinkedIn, I sometimes think about deleting my Twitter account. tried different tactics in recent months to maintain my Twitter attraction but everything failed. They are why my Twitter account did not repeat the past and still exists.
THE REALTIME REPORT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2012
[Twitter] Teens on Social Networks: Facebook Wins, But Twitter Is Narrowing the Gap
A recent Piper Jaffray survey of American teens revealed that Facebook is still the most popular social network among this age group – but Twitter is following close behind. Teens were asked to rank social networks in order of preference (from 1 to 3) from a list including Facebook, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr and LinkedIn. Twitter was first choice for 2,118. The results for second-choice votes were more surprising: Twitter (1,874) and Instagram (1,680) both outranked Facebook (1,580) when it came to second-choice votes ( Mashable ).
THE REALTIME REPORT | FRIDAY, MAY 16, 2014
[Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard
Twitter: 255 million monthly active users. Active Usage Drops For Facebook and Twitter. LinkedIn and Twitter’s active usage dropped 3%. Social Media Statistics Facebook GlobalWebIndex Google Pinterest social networking statistics social networking stats Tumblr Twitter Youtube The #RLTM Scoreboard: Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1.23 billion monthly active users. via Facebook. YouTube. over 1 billion monthly unique users. via YouTube. via VentureBeat. Qzone: 599 million monthly active users. via TechCrunch. via The Next Web. via VK.
SPIN SUCKS | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2010
[Twitter] Twitter: 15 Ways to Stay Interesting
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. 1. 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. 2. 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.
SOCIALFISH | FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2016
[Twitter] Four tools to revamp your marketing efficiency on Twitter
Twitter is possibly the most powerful marketing platform out there, specifically for brands targeting global audiences. Although Twitter’s speedy pace can help you connect faster and respond to your customers faster, staying on top of rapidly moving streams can be a real challenge. To ensure best use of the small windows of opportunity you get on Twitter, important decisions like what to share, how to say something and when to say it need to be made. Here’s a list of really cool tools that can ease your Twitter management and upgrade your results. 1.
HARP INTERACTIVE | FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Big Twitter Changes, New Facebook Right-Hand Rail Ads & “Pin It” Explores New Platforms | Social Media Snapshot
Categories: Blog , Facebook , Instagram , Pinterest , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Facebook , Instagram , instant twitter notifications , Pinterest , right hand column ads , right hand rail ads , social media , Social Media Snapshot , Twitter , Twitter profile changes Catch up on the need-to-know changes and updates in social media that affect your business and brand…all in one place.
IDACONCPTS | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 19, 2012
[Twitter] How to Download and View your Twitter Archive
On December 19, 2012 Twitter introduced the ability to download your Twitter archive, so you’ll get all your Tweets (including Retweets) going back to the beginning. Once you have your Twitter archive, you can view your Tweets by month, or search your archive to find Tweets with certain words, phrases, hashtags or @usernames. Here is how to download your Twitter archive. 1. Go to Settings and scroll down to the bottom to check for the option to request your Twitter archive. Check for Email from Twitter. Open your Twitter Archive. Go to Settings.
PAMORAMA | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2010
[Twitter] Who Really Uses Twitter, and How?
The Pew Research Center has released the findings (PDF) of their first study focused exclusively on Twitter. According to the report, Twitter is still a niche product used by 8% of U.S. According to the report, some of the demographic groups who demonstrate relatively high levels of Twitter use include: Young adults : Internet users ages 18-29 are significantly more likely to use Twitter than older adults. African-Americans and Latinos : Minority Internet users are more than twice as likely to use Twitter as are white Internet users. Internet users.
WEBBIQUITY SMM | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2012
[Twitter] 28 (of the) Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2012 (So Far)
Twitter isn’t just for the birds anymore. According to recent social media research , Twitter now has more than 165 million users, and is attracting nearly a million new users each day. Twitterers collectively post a billion tweets every three days. 62% of the Fortune 500 companies have at least one Twitter account, and the average Fortune 100 firm maintains 10 separate Twitter handles to support different product lines, divisions, functional areas and geographic regions. Twitter Tips for Newbies. How to Grow Your Twitter Following.
JANET FOUTS | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
[Twitter] On Twitter, Social Listening and Southern Hospitality
knew a bit about Art, and being a social media geek I looked him up on Twitter as well as the restaurant. Both were on Twitter so I tweeted how excited I was to visit and asked Art what I should try. Here’s Here’s the thread on Twitter through a Storify post. Of course I raved about that on Forkly and Foodspotting and thereby on Facebook and Twitter. If you have a restaurant or any kind of service organization, you need to start listening to Twitter at the very least, right now. Awesome. Here’s a link to the Storify thread. Gosh, really? Oh my. Just wow.
SPIN SUCKS | THURSDAY, AUGUST 30, 2012
[Twitter] Five Tips for Holding a Twitter Chat that Doesn’t Suck
Twitter is an excellent venue for sharing news with fans and followers, promoting products and businesses, and supporting worthy causes. To that end, Twitter chats are becoming increasingly popular as a way to build brand awareness and extend networks. Twitter chat is brought together by a common hashtag, open to anyone who wants to participate, and is typically scheduled at a specific time. Five Tips for Holding a Twitter Chat that Doesn’t Suck. Follow in others’ footsteps (or tweets). We often learn best by example, and Twitter is no exception.
SHERRILYNNE STARKIE | SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2011
[Twitter] New Twitter | Sherrilynne Starkie
TWIST IMAGE | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 29, 2011
[Twitter] Breaking All Of Twitter's Rules
Is there a sure-fire way to be successful using Twitter ? Business books, Blog posts, magazine articles, tumblr feeds, newspaper articles, TV news segments and yes, even tweets, have been written about what it takes for both individuals and brands to be successful on Twitter. Allow me to sum up some of the more commonly-held recommendations for Twitter success: Get in early. Evan Williams (co-founder of Twitter) joined in March of 2006. can't imagine what it would be like to join Twitter today in an attempt to grow an audience. twitter. twitter famous.
THE REALTIME REPORT | FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2014
[Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Comparing Top Brands (Big vs. Small) on Twitter, #RLTM Scoreboard
Twitter: over 218 million monthly active users. via Twitter. Top Brands on Twitter: Enterprise Brands Vs. Small Companies. Wondering how enterprise brands and small businesses are using Twitter? A new study from Simply Measured compares the Twitter accounts of the Interbrand 2013 Top 100 Brands and the Forbes 100 Best Small Companies in America to analyze how successful brands of different sizes use the micro-blogging social platform. For starters, here are some key findings from the report: 98% of all top brands are active on Twitter. Facebook: 1.19
JANET FOUTS | MONDAY, AUGUST 8, 2011
[Twitter] Crowd source your next cup of coffee with Twitter
What’s been even more interesting than that it works though is that Johnathan and his friends built some graphing apps to upload the progress of the card to a special Twitter stream just for the card at @Johnathanscard (over 3600 followers to date) with up to the minute balances and it’s pretty cool seeing how it flows. He even shares the code for doing it with the Twitter API calls on his site in case you want to do something similar. The graph below was pulled from the last two hours of his Twitter stream and shows an update every minute.
ABSOLUTE PA | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2011
[Twitter] How to deal with Twitter overwhelm
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.
SPIN SUCKS | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2011
[Twitter] Tweetdeck Presence Felt in Twitter Redesign
As you are likely aware by now, Twitter rolled out a major redesign and announced brand pages simultaneously. You may remember Twitter purchased TweetDeck earlier this year, and at the time there was much hand-wringing over what Twitter would do with its new toy. Then, the redesign happened and we have an answer to the question of what Twitter will do with TweetDeck. Harness that team’s ingenuity into making the Twitter site and mobile apps a real choice for power users. Twitter Is Going After 3rd Party Apps. The answer? What about you? Love it?