Bloggers Flash Back to 2006 and Flash Forward to 2009

Diva Marketing Blog

2006. Several 2006 wishes came true. Twitter found its way into the 2009 blogger wishes as did more ways to collaborate. I hope you enjoy the 2006 - 2009 comparisons. Twitter is another example. Yvonne DiVita , Lip-sticking 2006 MORE Smart Women Bloggers.

The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

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The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed. Twitter launched “ While you were away ” to show tweets you may have missed since you last opened the app.

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6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Products , RSS & Feed Management.

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UberMedia, Mixx, And Twitter | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

The Changing Face Of Article Marketing » UberMedia, Mixx, And Twitter Remember the social media website Mixx ? Not long ago Twitter announced that some third party apps weren’t going to work any longer. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Should You Use A Ghost Twitterer?

Small Business Mavericks

Ghost Twittering is a controversial subject. I can’t imagine someone like Mark Cuban, for instance, using a Ghost Twitterer. Here are some things to think about: Would your audience be terribly upset if they found out that you were using a ghost Twitterer?

Pledge Your Weight Loss, Feed Others | Bare Feet Blog

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For every pound you pledge, General Mills and other partners will donate 14¢ I love this idea – lose weight while helping to feed others; there is a perfect balance in this equation. The Pound for Pound Challenge lets anyone help feed Hawaii’s hungry.

Should You Post To Twitter Daily? | Small Business Mavericks

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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.

Why Quora Is The New Twitter | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

» Why Quora Is The New Twitter Quora has become quite popular lately in the Q&A arena. The problem is that Quora will run into some of the same problems that other websites have run into (namely, Twitter). About Us What’s a Maverick?

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-01

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Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-03-01 March 1, 2009 by Taylor Marek Must pop out for a bit, but I will be back! # and tonights show… # Oh wow, I did a search for Donald Trump on twitter, seems someone is holding it ransom for $100k Not Kidding! Now I can still stay updated even when on twitter # Out of the blue, I wonder if Jim Cramer is on twitter?…

The ONLY Way To Manage Your Twitter Account

Small Business Mavericks

» The ONLY Way To Manage Your Twitter Account Leave it to Marketing Pilgrim to think outside of the Twox (Twitter box). The right idea is to manage your Twitter account YOUR WAY. It’s your Twitter account. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Is Twitter Still A Good Marketing Tool? | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

How Q&A Sites Can Boost Your SEO » Is Twitter Still A Good Marketing Tool? Twitter has posted some impressive numbers about its service and Frank at Marketing Pilgrim has picked up on them, and he’s asking some really pertinent questions. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28 February 28, 2009 by Taylor Marek Want a video that you will die laughing @? Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , General , Twitter Archives Tagged: Comments are closed.

How To Increase Your Twitter Followers | Small Business Mavericks

Small Business Mavericks

» How To Increase Your Twitter Followers So you’ve set yourself up a Twitter account and you’re raring to go. That is, find 10-15 minutes two or three times a day when you can manage your Twitter account, accept friend requests, and send out tweets.

Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-02-28 February 28, 2009 by Taylor Marek Haha, my mind has been wandering all day. in reply to gavinseim # @ smosh like the new site, can’t wait till all the bugs are worked out in reply to smosh # Now to make a twitter category for gmail, then I can see more clearly.

Twitter Updates for 2009-03-02

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-03-02 March 2, 2009 by Taylor Marek Taylor is having a blast! Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , General , Twitter Archives Tagged: Comments are closed.

Twitter is Dead Pls RT

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter is Dead June 16, 2009 by Taylor Marek Yes, and I have to say it. Twitter is dead. I could make the same comparisons about Facebook, but for the sake of this post, I’m sticking with Twitter. As soon as twitter hit the traditional news outlets all chaos broke loose. Twitter is bloated, and something needs to be done.

Breaking All Of Twitter's Rules

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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. twitter.

New Twitter Update Coming: How Marketers Will Soon Be Able to Maximize All 140 Characters

Buffer Social

Twitter co-founder and chief executive Jack Dorsey told the BBC that “It doesn’t make sense to anyone. ” This big, new Twitter update will surely change the way people use Twitter personally and how social media marketers use Twitter for business.

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Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Twitter Updates for 2009-03-03 March 3, 2009 by Taylor Marek Taylor is still hobbling around from last nights FUN! Love the design work on your twitter page and website! # @ computerhilfe thanks for the follow. Looking forward to new content at your website, keep up the good work # Ok, who forgot to tell me @ AndyJenkins is on twitter!?

Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users

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You are here: ViperChill » Social Media » Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Analysis: Top 100 Twitter Users Written by Glen, this post has 24 Comments In terms of traffic, I feel like Twitter is becoming a sort of hybrid between Digg of a few years ago and StumbleUpon.

When did I first find value in Twitter?

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Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me When did I first find value in Twitter? June 28, 2009 by Taylor Marek I first found value in Twitter when I was at New Media Expo 2008. I'm equally glad to see that my love of food is the reason you started to use Twitter more regularly. Twitter is definitely full off opportunities.

Why should I care about Facebook and Twitter?

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Why should I care about Facebook and Twitter? Take note. :) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 4:04 — 3.7MB) Filed Under: Blog , General , New Media , Podcasts , Social Media , Technology Tagged: Facebook , Twitter Comments are closed.

Twitter, Facebook, Denial of Service Attacks

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The routers that sit in front of the server farm that houses the Twitter WEB and DATABASE servers does that load balancing for the requests that come into Twitter. They notice that servers 1,5,8, and 10 are busy so they send your request for your Twitter page to server 2.

Twitter ROI - Is it Too Popular?

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > Social Media , Strategy > Twitter ROI – Is it Too Popular?

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Twitter's Supposed Lack of Loyalty: It's “too” easy

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I think one reason is because they don’t fully understand the depth and breadth of usefulness Twitter can offer. Currently, more than 60 percent of Twitter users fail to return the following month, or in other words, Twitter’s audience retention rate, or the percentage of a given month’s users who come back the following month, is currently about 40 percent. For most of the past 12 months, pre-Oprah, Twitter has languished below 30 percent retention.

Case Study: Twitter + Two Weeks = $7000 Raised

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It is a pretty straightforward formula: Someone gets an idea, creates a tag, and starts promoting it on Twitter and blogs. Now is a good time to sign up to receive new articles by email as soon as they are published or subscribe to our RSS feed.

Ed Morita's Twitter Case Study at Social Media Club Hawaii

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He tells us how he is using Twitter to build his personal brand, drive traffic into the restaurant, save his job, and spread the Aloha! Now is a good time to sign up to receive new articles by email as soon as they are published or subscribe to our RSS feed. at the Rotary Club of Honolulu Sunset May 28-30: Social Media Skills for Musicians: Twitter, Facebook, Blogging, & Podcasting at the N?

Twitter Joins Us on Verio | Bare Feet Blog

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I use Twitter but have been too busy this past week to even notice their recent round of outages. Obviously we don’t require the resources that Twitter does. And there’s a lot of technical discussions and general agreement that Ruby On Rails (RoR) , on which Twitter is built, has a very difficult time scaling for applications the size of Twitter. I tend to agree and would love to see Twitter re-tooled on a more stable platform such as PHP.

Conversation Gained-How to Determine Influence in B2B Social Media

Direct Marketing Observations

For me, those postulations and assumptions began back in 2006, so I’ve got 11 plus years of data and experience on what I think and what I think I think. particularly Twitter. Do you get the sense that they don’t even pay attention to their feed?

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Is Social Media Inherently Viral?

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The ONLY Way To Manage Your Twitter Account » Is Social Media Inherently Viral? But evidently, the news went viral on Twitter and it wasn’t even true. The key lies with a Twitter account by the name of @tweetmeme, which has more than 60,000 followers.

Social Media Helping People Understand Climate Change Globally

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More than 300 million people spend at least 5 hours every day on different social networking platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube and Instagram. Therefore, platforms like Facebook and Twitter are effective for creating a grassroots movement around climate change.

What is the First Rule of Social Media?

Taylor Marek

January 9, 2010 by Taylor Marek I asked this question on Twitter: What is your answer? 1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

also gathering intelligence via their rankings on top social sites and by stumbling upon new items in my feed reader. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations. Twitter.

The Day the Media Died

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me The Day the Media Died June 13, 2009 by Taylor Marek I was browsing my usual flow of tweets from twitter, when one by Mitch Joel ( @mitchjoel ) caught my eye: That video pulled out a strong reason for why I do what I do online.

Why Fans And Followers Are Breaking Up With You

Small Business Mavericks

This time, the comparison is between Facebook and Twitter and the reasons fans and followers cite un-Liking and un-following you. Here are the four conclusions he draws: Twitter and Facebook users are different (but we already knew that, didn’t we?) About Us What’s a Maverick?

Why, How and When to Quit FeedBurner

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If you are currently using Feedburner for your RSS feeds, you may have noticed – as we did – that your blog feed is totally dead. Whether they’re following you on RSS feeds or via an email subscription, these are your most ardent fans. FeedBurner Signs Off Twitter.

Taking A Page Out Of Life's Book

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Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Taking A Page Out Of Life’s Book August 13, 2010 by Taylor Marek After taking a brief hiatus from my blog, podcast, twitter, facebook, and everything else online, I’ve come to several conclusions.

Why Customer Service is the Future of Social Marketing

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

In 2006, social media was building steam in the United States. With the rise of Facebook’s popularity, the launch of Twitter, and the surge of influence from social news sites like Digg, social media looked to be a great breeding ground for marketers to make their mark.

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Need Graphic Work Done?

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From twitter backgrounds and blog templates to podcast logos and ebook covers, the list is endless. Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , Blogging , Business , General , New Media , Online Video , Podcasting , Social Media Tagged: blog templates , designers , ebook covers , Graphics , Podcast Designs , Recommends , twitter background Speak Your Mind Tell us what youre thinking.

The Best Job in Social Media

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The RSS feed is: [link]. ” Facebook and Twitter are their “keynote” channels, with Tour Diaries a close third. He started with an internship at TaylorMade in 2006 and again in 2008. Charlie Kautz, TaylorMade Golf @charlietour.

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Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

Taylor Marek

1) How to write a Check (1) Real-time Twitter Feed Popular Posts How to write a Check (3541) A Personal Review of Avatar (235) Marketing Fail: iNET Web Case Study (167) #85 Sponsored by GoDaddy: How Fast do you want your money, The Best Advertisement, Intel Quad-core and Plasma TV’s (151) Entrepreneur vs. Employee, Which one are you?

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Can you Run your Business with only an IPad?

Taylor Marek

February 26, 2010 by Taylor Marek That is the question my mentor, Paul Colligan , posed to us recently over Twitter : Can I run my business for 30 days with nothing but an IPad? Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Can you Run your Business with only an IPad?

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Tweeting Can Lead To Short-Term Traffic Gains

Small Business Mavericks

Anyone who has used Twitter knows that it can lead to some additional traffic if you publish a click-generating tweet. Have you conducted your own experiments regarding using Twitter as an SEO tool? About Us What’s a Maverick?