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Twitter Cheat Sheet

Josh S Peters

Today I was speaking with one of my coaching clients and he asked me “Is there a Twitter cheat sheet anywhere I can get?&# In TwittFaced (Your Toolkit for Understanding and Maximizing Social Media) my co-author and I cover Twitter basics and ideals extensively, but I have yet to do that here.Well friends, that’s what this post is. Twitter Cheat Sheet.

Twitter Cheat Sheet

Josh S Peters

Today I was speaking with one of my coaching clients and he asked me “Is there a Twitter cheat sheet anywhere I can get?&# In TwittFaced (Your Toolkit for Understanding and Maximizing Social Media) my co-author and I cover Twitter basics and ideals extensively, but I have yet to do that here.Well friends, that’s what this post is. Twitter Cheat Sheet.

HOW TO: Optimize the OG:Description Tag for Search and Social

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By now we all know that social media is much more than just Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Google Plus. The first question that comes up about the OG:Description tag is “What is OG:?” ” In this case it does not mean Original Gangster. OG stands for Open Graph which is a tagging protocol (OGP) that is quickly spreading and being adopted across the web as a new standard (you can learn all about OGP at the Open Graph Protocol site ). The second question is “What’s the max character limit of the OG:Description tag”? Short answer, there is none.

Experimenting with Buffer

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Schedule posts for Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, get analytics on your posts to see when the most effective times to post are, and even get link tracking to see what content is most popular with your fans / followers. This Social Media Buffer content curation Content Strategy FaceBook linkedin twitterHave you checked out Buffer yet? It’s great. Thoughts?

All of Seth Godin's Free ebooks in one place | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » All of Seth Godin’s Free ebooks in one place All of Seth Godin’s Free ebooks in one place Written on September 16, 2009 by Josh Peters in Social Media 17 Comments - Leave a comment! Seth Godin is a fantastic source of  constant information and wisdom. Enjoy!

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Search and Social Weekly (1.3)

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Every image size for Facebook, Twitter, Google+, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest. Facebook reveals how its new Graph Search feature works with your privacy settings. The new Graph Search feature is a rather major change to the way Facebook does search. Get the skinny on what it is and how it works. Facebook explains how to optimize your business Page for Graph Search. Have a great weekend!

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The Convergence of Search and Social Part 5 – Paid Media’s Place

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Forum (on-site), wiki, Twitter or Facebook page, blog, website, newsletter, apps, etc. can help spread the content through the paid platforms as well as other earned platforms like user’s Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, etc. So far in the convergence of search and social we have talked about Social Media / SMO ,  Search / SEO and ZMOT. If you’re well acquainted with P.O.E.

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Search and Social Weekly (1.4)

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Search and Social Weekly FaceBook Search SEO Social Social Media twitterThis is a short week for links, I just didn’t find that many “must reads” as I was going through my feeds and RSS to include in this roundup. The Difference between Strategy and Tactics. Because sometimes it’s good to get a refresher. How To Cite A Tweet In An Academic Paper. Josh S Peters.

5 tools that make life easier

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When you click on an email Xobni updates in seconds and you see their LinkedIn image along with links to that person’s Twitter, Facebook, etc. Add your Twitter and / or Facebook to it. Productivity is like a drug. There’s something deeply satisfying about looking at a to-do list and seeing a bunch of checks in boxes. It’s like legal work place approved crack. Xobni.

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Search and Social Weekly (1.7)

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Many organizations create great content for their web sites or blogs and slightly tweak it for Facebook or Twitter – with a focus on making it visual… Thanks for reading, and have a great week! This last week was a great one for lists and killer content so let’s get right to it. Enjoy! Are You a Crappy Fan Page Admin? Are you going to move on from your current SEO position?

10 Search and Social Posts You Don’t Want to Miss (1.7)

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Did Twitter just introduce their own version of EdgeRank? Twitter announced it will soon introduce two new meta-data fields for their API: language and filter level. They want people to “Like” them on Facebook or follow them on Twitter. Search and Social Weekly Excel FaceBook Instagram ROI Search SEO Social Social Media twitterExcel Statistics for SEO and Data Analysis.

HOW TO: Move a WordPress blog from one domain to another

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Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, aggregators, and anywhere your feed was being republished through. The domain transfer is done!  Shuaism is now JoshSPeters  and I’m going to kick it off with a post about the 5 step process of moving your WordPress blog from one domain to another. 1. Prep Work. 2. Install WordPress on The New Domain. 3. Export and Import Your Blog Content. 4. Prep Work.

The Button Wars, Coming To A Blog Near You

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Not to be out done, Twitter created the Tweet Button , and earlier this year Google introduced it’s flag ship button the oddly named +1 Button. Twitter has a new Follow Button that will be competing with the others to give some love to not just the content , but the content creator. Isn’t that a strange concept? What’s next? Where’s it going? When will it end?

How many Google Plus pages can a Google Plus profile have?

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It has lessons learned early on with Twitter and Facebook it could be drawing from, but it seems to have decided to ignore the triumphs and follies of the other networks and just started down a well worn path destined to make some of the usability mistakes that all networks before it did as well. Google Plus Page Limit Reached. How many Google Plus pages can one Google Plus profile / account have? After spending some time setting up pages for clients we discovered the answer at this current time is 20. Google Plus Page Limit. Those same pages can also only have 1 admin at a time.

Twitter Analytics… we’re waiting

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The Twitter Analytics we were promised. wrote a post for WebProNews, Dear Twitter Analytics… You’re Late ,  that was 1/2 rant and 1/2 informational. The rant is about how long it’s been that Twitter has promised us analytics, but never delivered. The informational 1/2 is a list of sites / methods that you can use to get Twitter analytics data. in 2011.

Olivier Blanchard owes me a highlighter, Social Media ROI Review

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Twitter. WARNING! This book drains highlighters faster than a semester of advanced college classes. Which means it’s good so go buy it now! If Olivier’s name sound familiar to you that might be due to the guest spot he has in  Twittfaced. Before his solo debut he wrote a bonus chapter for  Jacob Morgan and I in our first book covering this same subject. Which really is the point.

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Want social media success? Make it meaningful.

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Would the Ford Fiesta campaigns have ever been note worthy if all it consisted of was a deaf Twitter channel and a few links that said “Tweet This&# ? Have you ever seen someone say “Wow, look at that social media campaign. Look how amazing it is that they are pushing out their same old advertising crap and ignoring everyone. Neither have I. image by Pink Sherbet Photography.

Want social media success? Make it meaningful.

Josh S Peters

Would the Ford Fiesta campaigns have ever been note worthy if all it consisted of was a deaf Twitter channel and a few links that said “Tweet This&# ? Have you ever seen someone say “Wow, look at that social media campaign. Look how amazing it is that they are pushing out their same old advertising crap and ignoring everyone. Neither have I. image by Pink Sherbet Photography.

Dear United Airlines, Invest your money where you really need it. Customer Service

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even reached out on Twitter to the seemingly active United Twitter feed with absolutely no reply. All you’re doing is making people angry when you say “ Welcome to official twitter page for United. There is no one at the other end of that phone. Good customer service and a caring company could have taken care of it without it ever being more than a blip on the web.

How I’m cheating on Twitter

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It’s the reason why Twitter numbers mean nothing , it’s why you can’t just look at someone’s account and say “wow, they’re doing great!&# , and it’s why you should be suspicious if an agency or consultant you’ve hired shows explosive growth for no real reason. It’s free because it places an ad for itself in your Twitter stream 3x a day.

Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

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Whether the tool is Twitter, Facebook, forums, or something else… the specific tool won’t determine your ROI. However, GE Money Bank appears to dedicate adequate resources to their Twitter account and addresses any concerns or complaints that are tweeted. In a nutshell, they have Twitter covered but are ignoring other social media outlets. Where do forums fit in? The lesson?

Where Do Forums Fit Into Social Media Marketing?

Josh S Peters

Whether the tool is Twitter, Facebook, forums, or something else… the specific tool won’t determine your ROI. However, GE Money Bank appears to dedicate adequate resources to their Twitter account and addresses any concerns or complaints that are tweeted. In a nutshell, they have Twitter covered but are ignoring other social media outlets. Where do forums fit in? The lesson?

Why twitter follower numbers mean nothing | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » Why twitter follower numbers mean nothing Why twitter follower numbers mean nothing Written on April 16, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 6 Comments - Leave a comment! Take a look at these two accounts. Here’s a tip for that. Shift the focus.

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ChromeDeck, it’s TweetDeck for Google Chrome

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Check this out Google Chrome users, TweetDeck has created an app, named ChromeDeck, that runs it’s multi-column twitter client in a tab. twitter Chrome ChromeDeck Google Google Chrome TweetDeckHow cool is that? Typically I use two monitors to work. On my laptop’s screen I have my email, Chrome, a note pad, and Pandora open. On those days I’m grateful for ChromeDeck.

My first week at The Search Agency pt 1

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If you’d like to find out more about TSA checkout their Site , blog , or follow them on Twitter. So here it is. The end of solo work and the beginning of a new chapter in my career. It’s exciting and a little bit scary too because now there’s more at steak when it comes to client interactions. About The Search Agency. What I’ll be doing there. via bus). Social Media

Social Media Integration – How do all the pieces fit?

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You can also export your email list to a gmail account and then have Twitter find people for you to follow who subscribe to your email. Tip: If you’re going to create a list on Twitter of people you find this way, make it a private list. Personally, the first thing I do when looking at a company is see if they have a Twitter, Facebook, etc. SEM (SEO / PPC). Media Buys.

Search and Social Weekly (1.9)

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Share is to Facebook as retweet is to Twitter. This week is all about Facebook! I’ve collected some great posts to help you get more out of your Facebook experience both personally and professionally. Enjoy! 1.  14 Ways To Get More Facebook Shares [INFOGRAPHIC]  via Mari Smith. It’s all about how VIRAL you can get your fan page wall posts. Because they have over 1 billion active users! Now

The FINAL word on Social Media ROI | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » The FINAL word on Social Media ROI The FINAL word on Social Media ROI Written on October 20, 2009 by Josh Peters in Social Media 25 Comments - Leave a comment! Lets say someone heard about your product on Twitter. Social Media is a tool… that’s IT.

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Changing your Twitter Username: A quick guide to keep you in the.

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Guide , Social Media , twitter » Changing your Twitter Username: A quick guide to keep you in the conversation Changing your Twitter Username: A quick guide to keep you in the conversation Written on July 13, 2009 by Josh Peters in Guide , Social Media , twitter 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

Which is more popular, Amazon or it’s Kindle?

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I’ve been doing some research for a client recently and looking at some top performers in eCommerce which is when I came across Amazon’s rather extensive network of Facebook Fan pages. I’ve also found 2 twitter accounts and 2 YouTube accounts, but Amazon doesn’t make it easy. The counts for  Amazon’s Twitter account. Amazon’s Kindle Twitter account.

How can multiple people use one Twitter account? | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Microblogging , Social Media , Strategy , twitter » How can multiple people use one Twitter account? How can multiple people use one Twitter account? Written on January 18, 2010 by Josh Peters in Microblogging , Social Media , Strategy , twitter 1 Comment - Leave a comment! All Rights Reserved Designed with Headway by Headway Hacks Twitter links powered by Tweet This v1.6.1 , a WordPress plugin for Twitter Well in a word Cotweet.

How Johnnie made his own game

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » How Johnnie made his own game How Johnnie made his own game Written on October 28, 2009 by Josh Peters in Social Media 0 Comments - Leave a comment! Have you read Trust Agents (afl) by Chris Brogan and Julien Smith yet? Doing things differently. Storytelling. Are you?

The zizzazz incident

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » The ZizZazz incident The ZizZazz incident Written on September 2, 2009 by Josh Peters in Social Media 2 Comments - Leave a comment! Within about 20 minutes of sending it out via Twitter I received this tweet  from the ZizZazz Twitter account That’s great!

I'm going to be an Author!

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » I’m going to be an Author! I’m going to be an Author! That’s why I’ve been a bit pre-occupied and haven’t been as active on Twitter, my blog or other places. In a nutshell that’s how it happened.

50+ ways to search Twitter | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media , twitter » 50+ ways to search Twitter 50+ ways to search Twitter Written on April 15, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media , twitter 15 Comments - Leave a comment! Sometimes it can be a bit daunting to look for what you need on Twitter.

What exactly ARE your ethics?

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » What exactly ARE your ethics? Written on September 29, 2009 by Josh Peters in Social Media 5 Comments - Leave a comment! A few days ago I recieved a very spammy looking message from twitter user Liquid 4 Health (I’m not going to link to them based on principle).

Integrating your social media marketing | Shuaism

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Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Social Media » Integrating your social media marketing Integrating your social media marketing Written on February 15, 2010 by Josh Peters in Social Media 9 Comments - Leave a comment! It really is like having a built in fan base right when you start. Where can you cross promote?