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  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter to Discontinue Vine
    Twitter announced it will discontinue Vine, its looping video app, which launched in 2013. We’ll be sharing more details on this blog and our Twitter account , and will notify you through the app when we start to change things. – Team Vine & Twitter. Apps Twitter Android android apps free apps Google Play iOS iOS apps iTunes App Store mobile apps Mobile Video Apps Video Apps Vine Vine ClosureIn a blog post , the Vine team announced the app will be discontinued “in the coming months.” Vine You’ll be able to access and download your Vines.
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Monetizes Exclusive NBA Livestreamed Shows
    Livestreamed sports programming on Twitter is being monetized for the first time, as American Express and JBL Harman reached an agreement for ad inventory during the National Basketball Association ’s original fare for the social network. Twitter and the NBA announced in July  that two exclusive original shows would be livestreamed on Twitter, and in October, details were announced on Turner Sports -produced The Starters Twitter Show and The Warmup. The Starters Twitter Show  is livestreamed on Twitter Tuesdays at 11 a.m. ET, hosted by J.E.
  • SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS  |  SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2011
    [Twitter] Funny Google Search: ‘I Don’t Get Twitter’
    Do you get Twitter? Apparently, “I don’t get Twitter&# is a popular search query. guess that means that a lot of people have heard of Twitter and tried it, but then went away scratching their heads. Are there really that many people who do get Twitter? Are you one of those people who just don’t get Twitter? It’s not a crime not to get Twitter. Social Media google search TwitterEvidently, a lot of people don’t. know this because a screenshot on this WebProNews article told me so. Yep, Google Search tried to help me.
  • 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.
  • 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?
  • 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.
  • 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
  • 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!
  • SOCIALIZED  |  THURSDAY, MARCH 24, 2011
    [Twitter] Is the Twitter RT irrelevant?
    Do we still need to extend the quaint courtesy of letting people know where we found a link from another Twitter user? There are now over 200 million Twitter accounts (not all active), with think the retweet, aka RT (in both its informal and official forms), has run its course.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Revises Terms of Service, Privacy Policy
    Twitter Friday announced revisions to its terms of service  and privacy policy. — Twitter (@twitter) September 30, 2016. In our terms of service, we’ve reorganized and simplified the structure, removing sections that are duplicative of the Twitter rules  and the privacy policy. We have also explained that you can have multiple accounts on Twitter, and that we receive information when you use our services even if you are logged out or have not created an account. Check out what's new: ✔️ https://t.co/Z9WvxIi0Yt Z9WvxIi0Yt ✔️ https://t.co/uVZBuWspC3
  • 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.
  • AKAMAI MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2011
    [Twitter] 6 Twitter Do’s for Business
    Today we’re keeping it simple with some tactical suggestions on using Twitter for business. Tactics Twitter social media advice small business suggestionsIt isn’t that this list is complete or even that it ever will be. I’ve just.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2012
    [Twitter] 88% of Twitter Users Follow At Least One Brand
    Last week’s events revealed several interesting new statistics about Twitter, including information about mobile use and brand engagement on the platform. The highlights: 60% of Twitter users access the microblogging platform on mobile devices. During a session last week at Advertising Week in New York, Twitter President of Revenue Adam Bain said that there are now one billion tweets sent every 2.5 In addition, more than half of all Twitter users now follow more than six brands. Why are Twitter users embracing brands? days ( CNET ).
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11, 2017
    [Twitter] Twitter Dashboard to Shutter Feb. 3
    Twitter is pulling the plug on Twitter Dashboard , the iOS and desktop application it launched last June to help businesses better connect with users. Twitter Dashboard will be closing down on February 3rd. — Twitter Dashboard (@dashboardapp) January 10, 2017. In the future, we hope to bring the best features from Dashboard to the broader Twitter community. — Twitter Dashboard (@dashboardapp) January 10, 2017. In the future, we hope to bring the best features from Dashboard to the broader Twitter community.
  • 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 ).
  • FIREBELLY  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2012
    [Twitter] If Twitter Would Have Been Invented In The 80s
    This week, however… …we’re exploring what Twitter would have looked like if it had been invented in the 80s. Last week we imagined if Facebook were invented in the 90s. Video URL: [link] ].
  • PAM MOORE  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 2016
    [Twitter] 14 Tips to Generate More Leads, Conversions and Sales Using Twitter
    Twitter is an amazing platform to not only build community and brand awareness but also to generate leads and increase sales! Yes, smart and social savvy marketers know how to generate sales using Twitter. However, to do this you must understand that Twitter is not designed as a spamming platform. You can’t just hop on Twitter and start spamming urls to your website, blog or sales page. Learning how to increase conversions and sales using Twitter requires both art and science. Leverage Twitter analytics for optimized results. iTunes. Stitcher.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  MONDAY, JUNE 27, 2016
    [Twitter] Stickers Finally Come to Twitter
    Better late than never: On Monday, Twitter announced the ability to apply  stickers  to photos, but with an interesting twist. Senior product manager Sasank Reddy wrote in a blog post  that Twitter’s new #Stickers act as “visual hashtags ,” meaning that when a Twitter user taps on a sticker, they will see a timeline of public photos where that same sticker was used. Readers: What are your initial thoughts on Twitter’s #stickers? Twitter #Stickers accessories Android Emoji emojis Hashtags iOS Props Sasank Reddy Search stickers Twitter.com
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2012
    [Twitter] Twitter Users Are 68% More Likely To Visit Political Campaign Donation Sites
    Twitter wants politicians to know that their tweets are effective. Does it really influence users or change behavior?  A new study from Twitter and Compete set out to answer these questions. According to Compete’s data, the average Twitter user is 68% more likely to visit a campaign donation page than the average internet user. This likelihood bumps up when Twitter users are exposed to tweets from: political handles they follow. Social Media Statistics election political donations political tweets politics Twitter Twitter advertisingpolitics.”
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • MINDJUMPERS  |  FRIDAY, MAY 27, 2011
    [Twitter] Twitter Has Acquired Tweetdeck
    Tweet Tuesday this week, the deal between Twitter and Tweetdeck was sealed. There have been rumours of the acquisition for several months now, but finally it was made official: Tweetdeck will be joining Twitter. Tweetdeck has so far existed as one of the leading third-party Twitter desktop applications. It provides a dashboard for monitoring and organizing your Twitter profile and feeds. Last year, Twitter also acquired Atebits , who were behind the application called Tweetie, for both iPhone, iPad and Mac. Similar Posts: MingleBird – The Next Big Thing?
  • SHERRILYNNE STARKIE  |  SUNDAY, APRIL 1, 2012
    [Twitter] March 2012: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20
    The tables below are meant to  illustrate how being popular (Grader) on Twitter doesn’t necessarily mean you have influence (TweetLevel).   Here’s how the Twitter top 20 is compiled: Only real humans are included (no brands, no publishers etc). Twitter Popularity ( Grader ). Twitter Influence ( TweetLevel ). 1. Related posts: February 2012: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20. November 2011: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20. October 2011: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20. September 2011: Ottawa’s Twitter top 20. phdinparenting. 1.
  • 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?
  • 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.
  • RAZOR SOCIAL  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2016
    [Twitter] How to Find Influencers on Twitter
    Who are the key influencers in your industry on Twitter that you need to connect with? Klear  is a powerful tool for analyzing Twitter accounts (it also supports, YouTube, blogs and Instagram).  It divides people into over 40,000 categories so you can really distil down and find the right people in the right categories. Filter by network – Although you want to find influencers on Twitter you may want to see if they have influence on other platforms also. Audience  provides very good filters based on searches you perform on Twitter. Klear. Little Bird. Buzzsumo.
  • 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?
  • 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
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 2, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter, Vine, Periscope Debut Rio 2016 Features
    Twitter, Vine  and Periscope  are ready for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games  from Rio de Janeiro. Twitter senior director of Latin American media partnerships Carlos Henrique Moreira Jr. Twitter also created a new Rio 2016 section in its Moments  tab, which is currently available in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, the U.K. Twitter Buzz, a customized tour bus, will also cruise around the city, offering free Wi-Fi and displaying live tweets and Periscope broadcasts on its windows. Twitter users: Are you ready for Rio 2016? and the U.S., Brazil and Japan.
  • 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.
  • MINDJUMPERS  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2011
    [Twitter] Facts About Consumer Behaviour on Twitter [Study]
    Tweet In a recent study made by Constant Contact and research firm Chadwick Martin Bailey , some useful findings have been made about Twitter users. What is especially interesting to emphasize from this study, is that people who follow brands on Twitter are more likely to both buy and recommend the products of these brands. Earlier, we have mentioned that the revenue generated by a Twitter follower is higher than cost per follower , and also referred to an infographic about what’s trending at Twitter. Twitter users = frequent online users. infographic].
  • WAXING UNLYRICAL  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2011
    [Twitter] Is Twitter For Bullies?
    It’s not because it disagrees with my sensibilities (though it does), nor because I have a particular affection for Twitter (though I do). The author has a Twitter account , I’ll grant him that, but by the looks of it, doesn’t actually engage with anyone. However, the article that is the centrepiece of my annoyance on this rather chilly Melbourne morning pans those who tweeted during the show, describing it as bullying, and decrying Twitter as the playground of Internet trolls and anonymous haters. Image: Shareski via Flickr, CC 2.0. Alas, I’m getting ahead of myself.
  • 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.
  • 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?
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 22, 2014
    [Twitter] American Apparel: “We’ve made as much as $50K in one flash sale on Twitter”
    Twitter has proven itself to be a valuable marketing tool for edgy clothing brand American Apparel. In an interview recently posted on the Twitter blog , American Apparel’s Director of Marketing Ryan Holiday discusses a single flash sale on Twitter that earned $50,000 for the clothing brand. Why does Twitter work so well for American Apparel? Holiday told Twitter: “We’re not waiting to concentrate everything into one big media moment. Twitter functions really well with our manufacturing system because it is always on like we are, making new things.”
  • LAUREL PAPWORTH  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 13, 2010
    [Twitter] 22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets
    Two, how can Twitter make money? Question two comes from Question one (in part) - if Twitter doesn’t find a way for us to show we value it, it will fold/go under/dead pool, and that would be a shame. . Anyway, I thought I would play around with Twitter business models, given the current interest in premium sponsored tweets in Search (and later timeline) on Twitter (see Fastcompany for more) . Customer Pays Twitter . Would it work for Twitter? Twitter cards (like iTunes) anyone? Would that work on Twitter? Guru.com mets Twitter.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2016
    [Twitter] Are Hashtags Really Useful for Twitter Marketing? (Infographic)
    Activity like this, along with Twitter’s bot problem , could be leading to almost 15 billion false notifications per month. Infographics Twitter #Advertising #DigitalMarketing #Entrepreneur #InfluencerMarketing #Startup Bot Fraud Bots followers Hashtags Likes links measurement retweets Ryan McCready Shares Venngage ZerospamThere are some standard pieces of advice among social media marketers: Create shareable content, include links, measure everything, use hashtags. Of the tweets analyzed by Venngage , only 35 percent of the accounts tweeting to the selected hashtags were genuine.
  • 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.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2016
    [Twitter] Loving Twitter’s Newest Emoji
    Twitter teamed up with Focus Features on a hashtag-triggered emoji  marking the release of feature film Loving. Loving portrays the real-life story of interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving , and Twitter explained the motivation behind the emoji—triggered by hashtags #ThisIsLoving, #VoteLoving and #LovingMovie—in an email to SocialTimes: While many platforms have added emojis that represent same-sex couples, until now, there have been no emojis to represent interracial couples. To change this, Loving and Twitter created an emoji that celebrates interracial couples.
  • 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.
  • CONVINCE & CONVERT  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2014
    [Twitter] How to Use the New Twitter Analytics Dashboard
    What if Twitter launched the most awesome analytics dashboard and no one really noticed? So here are some insights into Twitter’s new analytics platform: Twitter Analytics Dashboard. Read the whole entry. » Social Media Strategy activity analytics dashboard engagements impressions insights social media social media management social media strategy tool twitter Well, that’s pretty much what happened over a month ago. I’ve been waiting for the posts that detail how much you can get from the tool and the different types of analysis you can perform.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18, 2017
    [Twitter] Twitter Phasing Out Buy Button?
    Twitter appears to be waving bye-bye to its buy button. commerce platform Shopify  was one of several sites to launch the feature in October 2015 , and Ingrid Lunden  of TechCrunch  reported that merchants using Shopify are being notified that Twitter is “pivoting away” from its e-commerce focus. TechCrunch reader Brody Berson  shared the message from Shopify with Lunden: Starting Feb. 1, the Twitter sales channel will no longer be available as a result of the Twitter team pivoting away from its e-commerce focus.
  • KIKOLANI  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2011
    [Twitter] Buffer Review – My Favorite Time Saving Twitter Tool
    As I recently mentioned in my BlogWorld recap , I met Leo Widrich , one of the guys behind the Buffer App for Twitter sharing. Now as many of you might know, I’m a huge fan of HootSuite for my Twitter management needs. If the bookmarklet isn’t enough, you can also use Buffer directly in Twitter using the Chrome extension. This will put a Buffer call right in your Twitter stream when you’re looking at your home feed, someone’s profile, Twitter lists, or any other tweets. My Twitter Strategy. Social Media Buffer HootSuite twitter
  • JASON YORMARK  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
    [Twitter] The Frustrating State Of Obtaining Inactive Twitter Usernames
    You go to Twitter, enter your desired username, and RATS…it’s taken. Twitter won’t do anything about it. Twitter will help you if you own the trademark or copyright, but let’s be honest, most of us aren’t shelling out those kinds of dollars either for a blog or small business. Here’s Twitter’s standard response that many have gotten when inquiring about obtaining an inactive username: If you’re looking to acquire an inactive username for personal use, please check back in a few months. Not the case with Twitter usernames as it goes against their terms of use.
  • ABSOLUTE PA  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014
    [Twitter] Top 4 Twitter Fails (& how to fix them!)
    Are there things you’re doing on Twitter that have a negative effect on your efforts? . There are certain habits and time-saving behaviours that could actually be stopping Twitter working for you as a business generating superpower ( read on here for how Twitter can be a massive game changer for your business ). And, if you’re not getting business results but find you spend lots of time on Twitter ( or money if you’re outsourcing your tweeting ), you might be making these massive Twitter fails without even realising it. They exist on Twitter, too.
  • SPROUT SOCIAL  |  TUESDAY, JULY 12, 2016
    [Twitter] The Ultimate Guide to Twitter Chats
    Twitter chats are a great way to gain exposure, grow your following and engage with your audience. Jumping into a Twitter chat can be a little intimidating and challenging at first. Why Twitter Chats? One of the biggest challenges for businesses on Twitter is building an active following. Twitter chats give you a great opportunity to accelerate the process of growing your audience. Best of all, you’re in front of people that are on Twitter to engage, not just to spectate. Hosting a Twitter Chat. How to Promote Your Twitter Chat.
  • JASON YORMARK  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2011
    [Twitter] The Frustrating State Of Obtaining Inactive Twitter Usernames
    You go to Twitter, enter your desired username, and RATS…it’s taken. Twitter won’t do anything about it. Twitter will help you if you own the trademark or copyright, but let’s be honest, most of us aren’t shelling out those kinds of dollars either for a blog or small business. Here’s Twitter’s standard response that many have gotten when inquiring about obtaining an inactive username: If you’re looking to acquire an inactive username for personal use, please check back in a few months. Not the case with Twitter usernames as it goes against their terms of use.
  • SPROUT SOCIAL  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2016
    [Twitter] The Twitter Best Practices Handbook
    With a limitation of 140 characters, Twitter instills users to be creative and succinct with social media. Following the most essential Twitter best practices can make you more visible to your customers. Going into Twitter blindly as a marketer can lead to time-wasting efforts that don’t bring real results like traffic and faster customer support. While these are only a few things that Twitter can do for your business, you’ll want to learn how to successfully market your account. Search & Add Valuable Twitter Followers. Then follow them on Twitter.
  • IDACONCPTS  |  WEDNESDAY, JULY 25, 2012
    [Twitter] Is Your Local Business Doing These Three Things on Twitter?
    You’re ready to take it to the next level and truly grow your presence on Twitter and harness the social aspect of social media for your advantage. Although you should always plan ahead and schedule at least some of your Twitter content, it’s important to remain connected to replies, questions, comments, and re-tweets you receive. Taking even a couple hours to respond on Twitter can be akin to taking over a day to respond to a client phone call. As you can’t sit by your computer each day, there are two ways your local business may stay close to the Twitter chatter.
  • SHERRILYNNE STARKIE  |  SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30, 2012
    [Twitter] Ottawa’s Twitter top 20 for 2012
    Sherrilynne’s Ottawa Twitter top 20 lists used to feature on this blog monthly. This list was compiled using Twitter Grader. So readers, please feel free to let us know if you agree with Grader’s assessment of  Ottawa’s Twitter Elite and if not vote on who you think should be included.  Ottawa’s Twitter top 20 March 2010. How to Find Your People on Twitter. Featured Ottawa Social Media Twitter Facebook Lists Online Communities Social networkAll the profiles included are actually real people, not brands or companies.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Moments Goes Mobile
    Twitter gave all users the ability to create Moments via desktop  in late September, and the feature was extended to iPhone and Android users Wednesday. — Twitter (@twitter) November 30, 2016. Twitter users: What have your experiences with Moments been like? — Twitter (@twitter) November 29, 2016. — Twitter (@twitter) November 29, 2016. — Twitter (@twitter) November 29, 2016. — Twitter (@twitter) November 29, 2016. — Twitter (@twitter) November 29, 2016. Reorder.
  • TWIST IMAGE  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 20, 2012
    [Twitter] Twitter Is Not Easier Than Blogging
    " People think that Blogging takes a lot of time and just blasting out a tweet on Twitter or updating a Facebook page is much easier. Here's a truism: It's not about Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest or your blog. As someone who follows a lot of brands in the many channels that they can now play, it's safe for me to say that brands that sucked at blogging are sucking at Twitter and Facebook too. Yes, it's obvious, Facebook and Twitter lets a brand be more agile, but if you have nothing to be agile about, it's all for nothing. Is Twitter really easier than Blogging?
  • BLUE FOCUS MARKETING  |  SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
    [Twitter] 2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter
    Last year, my colleague Tom Pick ( @TomPick ) and I introduced the #Nifty50 awards , which honored 50 men and 50 women who were leading the way in social media through their active engagement on Twitter. So, without further ado, here are the 2012 #Nifty50 Men, each of whom has represented the technology world on Twitter with class, dedication and integrity. Once you’ve taken a look at these Twitter innovators below, don’t forget to check out the 2012 #Nifty50 Women at Webbiquity too! Brian tops most CMO and Twitter lists, and is super-smart and well-connected.
  • SPROUT SOCIAL  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2016
    [Twitter] 10 Tips to Build Better Converting Twitter Traffic
    Twitter is an integral part of social media marketing these days. Almost every business, big and small, is on Twitter. Unfortunately Twitter traffic has become more difficult to come by over the past few years. In fact, data from Shareaholic on all major social media sites found Twitter to be the least effective in terms of driving clicks. Twitter can drive solid well-converting referral traffic. Here are 10 tips for you to try and turn your Twitter influence into traffic for your website: Make Your Tweets Click-Worthy. Use Twitter Cards.
  • SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS  |  FRIDAY, MAY 17, 2013
    [Twitter] What The Twitter-Yahoo! Partnership Means To You
    Twitter and Google got their very public divorce in 2011 after a brief flirtation period with realtime search. Twitter has been dating and looking for a replacement. than Twitter on the surface of things. mean, what’s to be gained from this relationship for Twitter other than having additional capital to use for other things? How about Twitter? Small Business Internet Marketing search engine marketing Twitter yahoo Since then, Google has deployed Google+ to mostly positive results. Now, they’re in deep with Yahoo! First and foremost, Yahoo!
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012
    [Twitter] Customer Service on Twitter: Top Brands Respond To Only 14% Of Tweets
    Nearly all (95%) of top brands are active on Twitter, and 23% of top brands have Twitter handles dedicated to customer service, according to a  Simply Measured study. To test brand response rates, prioritization and timing, 14 leading consumer brands in 7 industries were sent customer service tweets from personal Twitter accounts. The “Social Customer Service Race” Study. Brands must use social customer relations management systems to find and prioritize social media comments and help requests in real time. Positive (“thank you!”). ”).
  • SHERRILYNNE STARKIE  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2011
    [Twitter] New Twitter | Sherrilynne Starkie
  • CONVINCE & CONVERT  |  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2015
    [Twitter] How to Leverage the New Twitter Partnership with Google
    Image via BigStockPhoto.com On February 4, Bloomberg broke the news about a deal between Google and Twitter , allowing tweets to appear in Google’s search results as soon as they are posted. In today’s post, I am going to delve more deeply into this topic, as it’s big news for people who are active in Twitter, or who are actively implementing SEO. Currently, Google must crawl Twitter to obtain the content within tweets. If Google were to try to crawl Twitter frequently enough to discover breaking news or to index tweets when they are really fresh (i.e.,
  • SPROUT SOCIAL  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 2016
    [Twitter] Why a Twitter Dashboard is Critical for Small Businesses
    With a Twitter dashboard, you can easily answer all of these questions and more. It’s surprising how many businesses have no idea whether or not their Twitter management strategy actually working. Some businesses look at their follower count as the main determinant of how successful they are on Twitter. . Using a Twitter dashboard will give you all of this data, which you can use to grow your account even more. What is a Twitter Dashboard? Twitter dashboard provides you with stats and data on your activity, profile and followers. Twitter
  • SHIFT DIGITAL  |  THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2012
    [Twitter] 8 Twitter Marketing Mistakes
    Are you frustrated that you aren’t getting results from your Twitter campaign? Here are 8 Twitter marketing mistakes that might be hurting you: 1. Twitter is a fantastic tool to broadcast information, but it’s also instant and temporary. Not only are you not broadening your audience by saving the content to tweet throughout the day (see point #1!), you also may cause your followers to tune you out or unfollow you all together by flooding their twitter feed. You Can’t Remember the Last Time you Updated your Twitter. Not sure what you’re doing wrong? See #3).
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
    [Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Twitter’s User Growth Exceeds Expectations, #RLTM Scoreboard
    Twitter: 271 million monthly active users. via Twitter. Twitter’s Q2 User Growth Exceeds Expectations, Tops 271 Million. Twitter recently announced its second quarter results for 2014 , with both revenue and user growth surpassing analyst expectations. After two quarters in a row showing decelerating user growth, this quarter’s results offered great news for Twitter. The number of Twitter’s monthly active users topped 271 million (higher than the 267 million expected by analysts), for a year-over-year growth of 24%. Facebook: 1.32
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Invests in SoundCloud
    Twitter must have really liked the audio cards from SoundCloud  it began supporting in April, as the social network reportedly invested some $70 million in the music-streaming service. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey  confirmed to Peter Kafka  and Kara Swisher  of Re/code  that Twitter now owns part of SoundCloud, but he did not go into specifics. Dorsey told Re/code: Earlier this year, we made an investment in SoundCloud through Twitter Ventures to help support some of our efforts with creators. Readers: What are your thoughts on Twitter’s investment in SoundCloud?
  • ARI HERZOG  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 6, 2014
    [Twitter] 13 Words of the Day By My Bouncy Twitter Followers
    I tweeted a selection of my Twitter followers a thank you for following me and casually asked them for their word of the day. Related Stories My Social Networking Primer in 2014 Analyzing AriHerzogDotCom: Day 2 Why My Twitter Break is Over. Media Twitter Below are their responses. ariherzog Stupendous. As in, I just watched Smaug the Stupendous. hobbits. — Robbie (@VenTime) January 6, 2014. ariherzog anticipation. — Arestia Rosenberg (@arestiaR) January 6, 2014. ariherzog I've been using 'gesticulate' a lot today. How about you? ariherzog optimize.
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, MAY 24, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter to Stop Counting Photos, Usernames Toward Character Limit
    Twitter will soon allow users to include more content in their tweets, even without increasing the platform’s 140-character limit. Specifically, Twitter announced four new features coming to the platform over the coming months, including two tweaks to the way a tweet’s character count is measured. Next, Twitter will introduce the ability for users to retweet and quote tweet their own tweets. Finally, Twitter is removing the need for users to place periods before usernames when they want tweets to be viewed by all of their followers.
  • 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.
  • ARI HERZOG  |  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2014
    [Twitter] Why (and How) I Forced 912 People to Unfollow Me on Twitter
    This screenshot, courtesy of TwitterCounter , shows a 3-month tally of my Twitter followers. Next is an account for Formulists, a Twitter application that went out of business two years ago. Not on Twitter, anyway. But classes have been in full swing since and their Twitter account just sits vacant. Tinkering with Twitter management systems in recent months, my favorite is Tweepi. Media Strategy Twitter Notable milestones include 4,419 on December 23; 4,721 on January 14; and 4,887 on February 2. Do you see the downward slope on the far right?
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  MONDAY, APRIL 14, 2014
    [Twitter] Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches New Profile Design and Buys Android App Cover
    Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and Reddit: Facebook. Twitter. Twitter tests notifications in your web browser – Twitter is testing a new feature that will allow users to receive notifications on their web browser (TechCrunch). Social Media News Ticker Android app Cover Facebook Facebook Messenger Messenger app Reddit social media news ticker trending subreddits Twitter Twitter redesign web notifications Reddit. Let us know in the comments below.
  • SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS  |  TUESDAY, MAY 31, 2011
    [Twitter] Is Twitter Good For SEO?
    There has been a lot of speculation as to whether or not Twitter is good for SEO. think there is one thing that is evidence that Twitter is, indeed, good for SEO (but that’s not the only benefit). Both major search engines – Google and Bing – include Twitter in their search results. So how can Twitter help you improve your SEO? There are several indicators of relevance and quality attached to Twitter as an SEO tool. They likely use a similar approach to determine link value from a Twitter account. These are just guesses.
  • ABSOLUTE PA  |  FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2012
    [Twitter] The 5 Stages Of A Twitter User. Which Are You?
    There’s a theme among Twitter usage commonly recognised as the 4 stages of a Twitter. Usually lured in by your favourite Tweeting celeb, a breaking news story, or social media addict at your networking club, you take a peek… And, just like the sailors who were called to the rocky coastline by the enchanting sirens in ancient Greek mythology, you slowly get drawn in to the Twitter time suck… A-HA! You begin to see the potential of Twitter. Do you check your Twitter stream the moment you wake up? Are You Using Twitter To Its Full Potential?
  • ABSOLUTE PA  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2012
    [Twitter] Twitter Spring Clean! The Quick Way To Mass Unfollow
    I like to keep on top of my Twitter profile maintenance. I do this by reviewing who I’m following and unfollowing profiles that are no longer in use or of interest to me. This can take time if you’re following loads of profiles so I use a nifty Twitter tool that speeds up my Twitter health checks. This is to keep Twitter happy. If you’re one of those Twitter users who has amassed a huge amount of follows then you’re going to LOVE Twit Cleaner. What can I say? I’ve always been a sucker for a bit of organising and systematising.
  • WAXING UNLYRICAL  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2015
    [Twitter] Tweet All The Twitters [pic]
    Some days you just need to tweet all the Twitters. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Tweet All The Twitters [pic]. Social Media humor TwitterRight? Off with you. Have a great weekend! Author information Shonali Burke President & Grand Poobah at Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc. Founder and publisher of Waxing UnLyrical, Shonali Burke is President & CEO of Shonali Burke Consulting, Inc. Based in the Washington, D.C., area, she loves helping for- and non-profit clients, both small and large, turn corporate codswallop into community cool™.
  • MINDJUMPERS  |  FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2012
    [Twitter] What Can Brands Learn From Lady Gaga’s Twitter Growth
    Tweet Lady Gaga recently passed 20 million Twitter followers – breaking another Twitter record. Looking at her recent Twitter record, I thought it would be a good idea to share some of her strategies for using Twitter as an effective marketing tool and how they can inspire you to do the same. The chart below shows the growth of her followers on Twitter: These are some take-ways from Lady Gaga’s Twitter strategy that can help your brand. It always helps to integrate your Twitter handle with other media platforms.
  • ARI HERZOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4, 2017
    [Twitter] Fact-Checking and Spinning Trump on Twitter
    I recently created a Twitter list all about President-elect Donald Trump. Digital Political TwitterThe list comprises three accounts: Trump himself who writes about everything under the sun, The Washington Post fact-checking team that provides true/false accuracy, and an anonymous third-party that provides humorous spin. Here’s an example of the three in action: The "Intelligence" briefing on so-called "Russian hacking" was delayed until Friday, perhaps more time needed to build a case. Very strange! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 4, 2017.
  • ADAM SHERK  |  MONDAY, MARCH 19, 2012
    [Twitter] Facebook and Twitter Offer News Organizations Much More than Just News Delivery
    The Pew Research Center’s The State of the News Media 2012 is out and the section on What Facebook and Twitter Mean for News makes for an interesting read. The figures on where users get their news links from is already being covered as a sign that Facebook and Twitter may not be as strong of a news source as previously thought. Another thing to remember is that even when Facebook and Twitter are not the primary source for news they are an amazing supplementary source. Furthermore, Twitter and Facebook are about much more than just news delivery. Social Media
  • JANET FOUTS  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2012
    [Twitter] App dot net- It’s not Twitter
    The difference between ADN and Twitter. When you look at App.net initially the website itself looks like a stripped down version of Twitter. ADN pitches itself as the platform developers can trust not to shut them out, as Twitter is in the process of doing, with an open API to build apps on, and developers have flocked to it. There are a slew of apps already, many of them created by the same people who create your favorite Twitter apps, so it’s easy to quickly feel at home with it. After almost 5 years on Twitter, let me tell you, that feels sinfully luxurious!
  • KIKOLANI  |  MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2013
    [Twitter] How to Increase Twitter Engagement with Nestivity
    This week, I had the privilege of taking a new Twitter tool for a spin. Nestivity (currently in beta) takes your Twitter engagement to a whole new level by encouraging people to engage in conversations and making those conversations easy to follow by placing them in a threaded discussion form. Use this tool to really start talking to your Twitter community vs. broadcasting at them. 2. Anyone with a significant amount of followers is hard to chat with on Twitter because your tweet is getting lost in a sea of mentions and retweets. Build your Twitter following.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 14, 2014
    [Twitter] Kuwait Has Most Twitter Users Per Capita
    Kuwait has the most Twitter users per capita, according to a recent paper by analysts from Northeastern University. The researchers also found a clear correlation between GDP per capita and Twitter adoption. It should be noted that Twitter use is affected by government restriction in some countries: a Twitter user in Kuwait was sentenced to five years in prison after making ‘religiously offensive’ comments on Twitter last fall, and Twitter is not even legal in China ( Slate ). Click here to read the full paper.
  • 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.
  • WEBBIQUITY SMM  |  TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2012
    [Twitter] Nominate Your Favorite Technology Twitterer(s) for the 2012 #Nifty50 Awards
    A year ago, Cheryl Burgess and I published the first #Nifty 50 award winners, starting with the #Nifty50 Women of Twitter on this blog in May 2011 and followed by the #Nifty50 Men of Twitter published on Cheryl’s Blue Focus Marketing blog in June. The posts were a huge hit on Twitter, with the #Nifty50 hashtag reaching nearly 70,000 people through more than 140,000 tweets and retweets, according to TweetReach. Nominate your favorite technology twitterer using this form.  Check out Google’s Project Glass Video. Want to be part of this? 
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2014
    [Twitter] Virgin America Launches First In-Flight Social Network With #PlanePitch Twitter Contest
    Users access the network by downloading Here on Biz iOS mobile app and registering a new account using their LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter profile. To get fliers excited about making connections in the air, Virgin America created the #planepitch Twitter promotion. Related Stories Social Networking Stats: Twitter Engagement Drops, #RLTM Scoreboard Tweet to Translate: Free Twitter Hub at Sochi Games Esurance Tempts Super Bowl Fans With $1.5 Million Twitter Sweepstakes. How does the technology work? What would your #planepitch be?
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 24, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Adds Message Button for Websites
    Twitter Wednesday rolled out a button for websites that will allow visitors to send private messages to the individuals or companies behind those sites. The addition of the Message button for websites is likely aimed at encouraging Twitter users to send direct messages to businesses, rather than tweeting businesses or sending tweets with businesses’ Twitter handles included. Twitter said in the Twitter Publish entry for the new button: Direct messages are the private side of Twitter, and the message button makes it easy to start a private conversation with you.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 10, 2012
    [Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users, #RLTM Scoreboard
    Twitter: over 500 million users. Twitter Users Hit ‘Share’ Nearly 5X More Than Facebook Users. Twitter users are 33X more active than Google+ users, according to a new study by social media research firm Umpf. Umpf examined 100 random online entertainment, health, business, technology and general news stories (from sites like The Independent, Telegraph, Forbes, CBS News, Evening Standard, Mashable and TechCrunch) and looked at how many times each story was shared by Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter users. Facebook: 955 million active users.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2012
    [Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Twitter & Politics In 2012, #RLTM Scoreboard
    Twitter: over 500 million users. Twitter & Politics: A 2012 Recap. On Tuesday, Twitter released a recap of the past year  – 2012: Year on Twitter. It was a big year for Twitter and politics, particularly in the US. Political Events – produced a big response on Twitter, with the first debate seeing over 10 million tweets. Hashtags – Twitter compiled the year’s top 10 political hashtags. tcot (top conservatives on Twitter). The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. via  Facebook. via  Yahoo.
  • DIRECT MARKETING OBSERVATIONS  |  TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2011
    [Twitter] What Twitter could learn from Facebook Deals
    I know that the comparisons between Facebook and Twitter are not justified. Facebook is really about developing deeper relationships with friends and family whereas Twitter is more about sharing and consuming information with people in a quick and easy fashion. But in 2012 you cannot mention social media without a reference to 1) Facebook and 2) Twitter. But if we’re to compare the adaptive growth of the two over the last few years, Twitter came out of the blocks fast and Facebook has been consistently building major momentum as of late.
  • JASON YORMARK  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 14, 2013
    [Twitter] Twitter Advertising Review: Not Ready For Primetime
    And Twitter needs A LOT more time. We’ve recently started to experiment with Twitter Advertising having finally been invited to the platform to see if it could be a viable offering for some of our clients. Twitter’s explanations of who your ads and promoted tweets show up to are very vague as well. Without any real control over what is happening, you’re basically just throwing money at Twitter in hopes that you produce some affordable results. It’s not an easy task to build a platform to accomodate that much data and users. It takes time.
  • BILL HARTZER  |  MONDAY, MAY 19, 2014
    [Twitter] Twitter: No Employee Twitter Accounts are Verified Accounts
    Last week, I was speaking at the ClickZ Live Toronto conference, and Kirstine Stewart , head of Twitter Canada , was one of the keynote speakers. Stewart, no Twitter accounts of employees are Verified accounts. It seems to me that if you were someone who is officially representing Twitter, your account should be a Verified Account. Biz is the co-founder of Twitter. At this point, Twitter doesn’t accept verification requests from the general public. Do you think accounts of Twitter employees should be Verified Accounts? According to Ms.
  • ABSOLUTE PA  |  FRIDAY, MAY 25, 2012
    [Twitter] Should I Link My Twitter and LinkedIn Accounts?
    There are 3 big reasons why auto linking your Twitter and LinkedIn accounts is a bad idea. Here’s why: Twitter has its own language. So when you’re reading a tweet anywhere else but within the context of Twitter (whether that’s the main dashboard on another app) it makes no sense, especially to people who don’t use Twitter. Twitter is more effective when you send a high frequency of messages. People are busy and more than anywhere else they want to read updates about business – not chit chat (which is perfectly acceptable on Twitter). Go Settings.
  • SMALL BUSINESS MAVERICKS  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2012
    [Twitter] Will You Be Part Of The Twitter Self-Serve Ad Platform – Not Sure That I Will
    Twitter have opened up a self-serve ad platform which, on the surface, appears to be good news for marketers. If conversion levels are good, and the bid price on your keywords are not too high, then Twitters self-serve platform may be better than Adwords. Whilst much is being said about Twitters new ad platform, another report from Shareaholic makes interesting reading when it comes to traffic sources. Google and Twitter share third and fourth at around 3.6%. PPC for Small Business adwords Social Media TwitterIs it right for your business?
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, JULY 19, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Begins Application Process for Verified Accounts
    Twitter Tuesday rolled out an online application process for verified accounts , giving individuals and organizations the chance to join the social network’s nearly 187,000 accounts with the blue badge icon. Verified accounts launched on Twitter in 2009 , but there was previously no way for account holders to request verification. More information is available via Twitter’s Help Center , which stated that necessary information includes: Verified phone number. Readers: What are your thoughts on Twitter’s new application process for verified accounts? Biography.
  • SPIN SUCKS  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2011
    [Twitter] Twitter Chats: A Doorway Between You and Your Community
    When Gini and Lisa asked me to write about Twitter chats for Spin Sucks (ok, “tweetchats,” if you must, I’m going to stick with the former, I’m old-school, whatevs), I scratched my mane. I’ve written so much about TCs in the past , I was worried about what I could share with you that wouldn’t be same old, same old. But then, a friend who currently runs a popular Twitter chat DM’d me to tell me he might be shutting it down. Twitter chats have come a long way since Sarah Evans dreamed up #journchat. Twitter chats bring people together. They’re just Twitter chats.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2012
    [Twitter] Social Networking Stats: Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study], #RLTM Scoreboard
    Twitter: over 500 million users. Facebook Drives More Dollars, But Twitter Drives More Traffic [Study]. Facebook drives more revenue from ticket sales than Twitter or LinkedIn, according to a new study by Eventbrite. However, Twitter saw the greatest increase (by far) in dollars per share, rising 330% from $0.43 to $1.85. Twitter is the star social network when it comes to visits per share: it drives more event page traffic than Facebook or LinkedIn. The #RLTM Scoreboard:  Social Networking Stats for the Week. Facebook: 1 billion active users. via  Facebook.
  • THE REALTIME REPORT  |  WEDNESDAY, APRIL 16, 2014
    [Twitter] Facebook and Twitter: Out With the Old, In With the New
    At the turn of the decade, Facebook and Twitter were the two giants in social media. The challenges each site faced were essentially different; Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook were out to show that his “social network” was more than just an experiment; meanwhile, Twitter was looking to prove that it could be a platform more meaningful than trending topics and celebrity gossip. The Trouble with Twitter. The viability of Twitter as a money-making resource for SMBs has been up for debate for the past couple of years. For all intents and purposes, they still are.
  • MINDJUMPERS  |  FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2011
    [Twitter] Should Businesses Use Twitter As a Marketing Channel? [Infographic]
    One of such platforms whose value for business and utility is being questioned is Twitter. Launched in 2006, Twitter is popularly called the “SMS of internet&#. With the addition of image gallery to Twitter, the platform looks bright and updated. found an infographic by Problogger , which questions the existence of Twitter as a communication channel, shows how people use it and what we should keep in mind while using Twitter. Take a look at the infographic here: Similar Posts: What’s Trending @Twitter? infographic].
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2016
    [Twitter] It Pays to Provide Customer Service via Twitter (Report)
    Brands that respond to customer-service inquiries on Twitter benefit from doing so on several levels, according to a study the social network conducted along with Applied Marketing Science. Aspect Research found that consumers perceive Twitter as “significantly less frustrating” than other customer-service channels , even preferring it slightly more than in-person interactions. Learn and grow: Twitter’s customer feedback tools  let people privately share their opinions after a service interaction. compared with 3.66. Set expectations about being responsive.
  • FIREBELLY  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2013
    [Twitter] Twitter IPO: 5 Must-Reads
    Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) has gone public. Ten Ways Twitter’s IPO Didn’t Turn Out To Be Like Facebook’s IPO. By Nathan Vardi Twitter worked hard to make sure that its initial public offering didn’t turn into the kind of debacle that Facebook experienced when it started out as a publicly-traded company. Twitter’s IPO Will Make These Men Very, Very Rich. By Laura Stampler This week’s Twitter IPO is going to make a few key shareholders a lot of money. Twitter IPO: Why the Rest of America Doesn’t Care. Twitter IPO: Is it overvalued?
  • SOCIALTIMES TWITTER  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2016
    [Twitter] Twitter Launches Rewarded Video on MoPub Marketplace
    Twitter’s MoPub  mobile ad exchange announced the general availability of its rewarded video solution. ” Elain Szu , senior manager of exchange product marketing at Twitter, announced the launch in a blog post : We’re beyond excited to announce the GA launch of our rewarded video solution, which now includes over 70+ demand-side platforms (DSPs) from the MoPub Marketplace, and the ability to directly serve rewarded campaigns through the MoPub ad server. Advertising/Marketing Twitter advertising Elain Szu MoPub Rewarded Ads Rewarded Video Rewarded Video Ads Video Ads
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