Twitter: Gnip’s Audience API Now Generally Available

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter has been beta-testing Gnip’s Audience API since last October, and the social network announced Tuesday that the application-programming interface is now available to all advertisers. Seamlessly integrate alongside existing Gnip APIs.

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With New API, Twitter Attempts to Kill Autofollow Apps

Stay N' Alive

Just this last week Twitter retired their long-lived 1.0 API for developers. This API was the first "versioned" release, a breath of fresh air in many ways for developers that were tired of API updates breaking their code. social autofollow api developers api v1.1

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Twitter Adds Aggregate User Age Information to Gnip Audience API

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter announced the addition of aggregate user age information to the Audience API (application-programming interface) from Gnip. Mark Callahan , who works on data product marketing for Twitter, added in a blog post : Twitter’s age models use a blend of several data sources. Just as was the case with the Audience API’s 10 original user models, we worked diligently to protect individual user privacy throughout the process of surfacing aggregate age data.

Twitter: Gnip 2.0 APIs Now Generally Available

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter announced earlier this week that the updated (2.0) versions of the Gnip APIs will sunset Dec. Twitter advertisers: Are you ready for Gnip 2.0? Advertising/Marketing Twitter 30-Day Search Adam Tornes APIs Application-Programming Interfaces Decahose Emoji emojis Gnip Gnip 2.0 versions of its Gnip application-programming interfaces are now generally available. Gnip product manager Adam Tornes said in a blog post that the 1.0

Announcing the Simply Measured API and Tableau Integration

Simply Measured

Today we’re adding an exciting and fundamentally different modality to our platform: the Social Analytics API. The Analytics API offers limitless possibilities for analyzing your social data, just the way you want. Why Build an Analytics API?

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The Coming Twitter API Change: Twitter Share Counts to Disappear

Devumi

Twitter’s coming API change, on November 20 2015, is a very bold move on behalf of the 140 character platform. The impact will be felt across the entire Internet, or at least on pages with Twitter buttons installed!

Twitter to Developers: Public APIs, Gnip Cannot Be Used for Surveillance

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter issued a reminder to developers that its public application-programming interfaces and data products are not to be used for surveillance purposes. Vice president of data strategy Chris Moody issued the reminder in a blog post , writing that while public tweets have successfully been used by first responders in situations such as emergencies and natural disasters: Recent reports about Twitter data being used for surveillance, however, have caused us great concern.

Twitter Adds Quick Replies, Welcome Messages to DMs From Brands

SocialTimes Twitter

Businesses on Twitter can now take advantage of two new features for the social network’s direct messages: quick replies and welcome messages. The developer APIs (application-programming interfaces) that power these features are currently in private beta.

What a Social API Does (And How It Makes Your Life Easier)

Simply Measured

Awesome Things That a Social API Enables Download. Telling someone I work with APIs complicates the “What do you do?” APIs are critical to making your job possible, but making sense of them, especially when it comes to social, is never easy.

BREAKING: Twitter’s API changes will cause TweetChat to stop working

SocialFish

Follow @Tweetchat on Twitter for the latest. Twitter is changing how users can access data making our service unfeasible. See message on Tweetchat here. Right now, we have no further information, but according to tweets this may affect other chat applications as well.

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Twitter Eases Process of Embedding Timelines

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter streamlined the process for publishers looking to generate and embed multiple timelines. You can also use our new oEmbed API to seamlessly integrate profile, list, like or collection timelines directly into your CMS (content-management system).

Report: How Twitter Users Discuss Mental Health Issues

SocialTimes Twitter

People are becoming more vocal about mental health issues on social media, and this year, Twitter users posted 65 percent more mental-health-related resolutions than in 2015.

A Walk Through Twitter’s Walled Garden

The Realtime Report

Ever since Twitter picked a business model based on advertising, the company has been emphasizing the importance of creating a “consistent experience” for Twitter users. ” First, Twitter needs to build the wall, and that means reining in developers. .

Twubs Offers New API-Compliant Twitter Chat Tools

SocialFish

For those of you looking for a better way to manage your Twitter chats, Twubs.com just released some new free tools that are also API compliant. According to Ferraro, the company designed its tools simple interface for both novice and more experienced Twitter users.

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Why Twitter Killed the Twitter Share Button

Convince & Convert

Legions of bloggers and website publishers will log on November 21 and discover that the familiar digits displaying the number of Twitter shares on their content have disappeared. Why would Twitter do this? Twitter is struggling to find a workable business model.

What Twitter’s Rate Limit Changes Mean to You

Janet Fouts

Twitter recently announced new rate limits on how many “hits” to the API it will allow. Twitter is changing the number of times the application can do that from 350 per hour to 60. Twitter prefers you use their website to access it.

Twitter Gives Advertisers More Klout

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter provided more details on the Klout enrichment that it discussed in its announcement earlier this week that the updated (2.0) Gnip product manager Greg Lyon said in a blog post that Twitter’s Klout enrichment 2.0 Once a spokesperson has been identified, the brand might use Klout interest topics to curate a list of Twitter users who are interested in cosmetics, but perhaps have not yet been introduced to natural cosmetics. Twitter said Klout enrichment 2.0

How to be Twitterific – 39 Expert Twitter Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

From humble beginnings, Twitter has grown to become an indispensable source for online news alerts as well as a vital marketing tool. The microblogging site now boasts more than 255 million monthly active users , and 53% of Twitter users recommend products in their tweets at some time.

How to generate Twitter leads using automation

SocialFish

Enter Twitter. That said, Twitter is a huge place, so how are you supposed to find all these opportunities flying around you? That answer is twofold; Twitter search operators and IFTTT ( Zapier will work too) are the key. First, Twitter Queries. IFTTT/Twitter/ClientXYZ).

A Complete Guide to Twitter’s Q2 2016 Earnings Call

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter reported its second-quarter-2016 financial results Tuesday, and Wall Street was far from overwhelmed. Twitter reported 313 million monthly active users at the end of the second quarter of 2016, up from 310 million at the end of the first quarter and up 3 percent year-over-year.

20 Top Twitter Monitoring and Analytics Tools

Pamorama

Here’s why Twitter is one of the best social media platforms for listening: Real-time results. We’ve all heard examples of how breaking news spreads immediately on Twitter. Because of Twitter’s real-time search engine, you can get a quick pulse of public opinion.

PeopleBrowsr v. Twitter: The Arguments On Each Side — And What’s At Stake

The Realtime Report

Yesterday, a San Francisco court gave PeopleBrowsr, an provider of Twitter analytics services, a temporary restraining order against Twitter. The court ruling forces Twitter to maintains PeopleBrowsr’s full access to Twitter’s firehose of data.

Two Tools to Manage Twitter Chats With Ease

Janet Fouts

If you participate in Twitter chats regularly you’re as sad as I am to hear that Twitter’s API changes made it difficult for some applications to work. You can also see the trending tags on Twitter, who is actively participating and a list of the links shared.

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Twitter Eases Voter-Registration Process for Users

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter marked National Voter Registration Day with the introduction of an easy way for its users to kick-start the process. The social network announced in a blog post that users who send direct messages to its Twitter Government @Gov account will receive automated DM responses with their state’s voter-registration deadlines and personalized links to register. — Twitter Government (@gov) September 27, 2016. — Twitter Government (@gov) September 27, 2016.

Social Advertising: Focus on Power, Not Parity

SocialTimes Facebook

The second inflection point came when Facebook expanded API access to its ads marketplace, at first via a limited beta in 2009, and later formalized into the ads API program in August 2011. Over time, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Pinterest rolled out new marketing API programs themselves, adding dozens of additional companies to their partner programs. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and Pinterest employ the some of the world’s best software engineers.

Why Can’t Social Media Tools Post Directly to Instagram?

agora pulse

Truth is, it’s not the tools’ fault; Instagram doesn’t allow any tool the functionality to post directly to Instagram because of its limited API. What is an API? Instagram’s API receives that request, and delivers to Agorapulse the number of likes you received.

3 Ways to Turn Your Customers Into an Effective Marketing Channel

SocialTimes Twitter

But we also use it to incentivize customers to recommend Boomerang to their Twitter followers. Our monthlong Twitter study found that giving users a small reward for tweeting about Boomerang was an effective way to generate genuine word-of-mouth recommendations that reached thousands of real users. The median Twitter account had more followers than this author, so he’d like to think these users had respectable followerships!).

It’s Official: Twitter Files For IPO.

Myrland Marketing

Twitter has filed for IPO. As is appropriate, Twitter made its much-anticipated announcement yesterday via, you got it, Twitter. Any other venue would have been most un-Twitter-like. Twitter (@twitter) September 12, 2013. TWITTER. IT’S OFFICIAL!

What If Twitter Did Buy TweetDeck?

Waxing UnLyrical

around the Twitterverse last week with the news that Twitter is in talks with TweetDeck to purchase the ridiculously popular third-party service for the low, low price of just $50 million. TweetDeck is just too popular among those who champion Twitter on a daily basis to shut it down.

Grounded: Twitter Scraps Flight Developers Conference In Favor of Local Events

SocialTimes Twitter

Facebook announced the dates for its next F8 annual developer conference, but what happened to Flight , Twitter’s similar event for mobile developers? Flight had taken place in October the past two years, but Twitter director of communications Will Stickney confirmed to Kurt Wagner of Recode that the social network shifted its focus to smaller, local events for developers. Readers: Why do you think Twitter pulled the plug on its Flight event?

Crowd source your next cup of coffee with Twitter

Janet Fouts

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. Social Media in Action Twitter strategy Twitter

Twitter and Facebook Both Quietly Kill RSS, Completely

Stay N' Alive

Last year I shared how Twitter was moving more and more towards a closed, less-standards oriented model of sharing content as they upgraded their design to bring more people to the Twitter.com website. Where can I subscribe, via RSS, to Facebook or Twitter?

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App dot net- It’s not Twitter

Janet Fouts

The difference between ADN and Twitter. When you look at App.net initially the website itself looks like a stripped down version of Twitter. People post short messages, almost always with links, photos and casual chatter, much like on Twitter.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth

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. . Customer Pays Twitter . Would it work for Twitter?

How to Contact Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Other Social Networks

Kikolani

The following are links to the contact information for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Google+, Instagram, Pinterest, StumbleUpon, and Reddit. How to Contact Twitter Support. API, Apps and mobile. Twitter’s mobile site. Twitter mobile apps. API Policy support.

What Twitter could learn from Facebook Deals

Direct Marketing Observations

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.

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Facebook testing new tools for business and personal use

The Way of the Web

On Monday, they announced that selected news individuals can now integrate real-time information by using either a Public Feed or Keyword Insights API. The benefit for Facebook is that it is likely to be used far more in coverage of news and events, alongside the existing usage of Twitter.

Missing DM’s in your Twitter Stream?

Janet Fouts

If you’re getting an error message on your Twitter desktop or mobile application it’s likely because Twitter recently changed the way authorization works. Read more about the Twitter API change if you’re geeky too. Twitter strategy oauth Twitter

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?

HOW TO: Gain Twitter Influence

mashable.com

Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media Small business Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS Rackspace Hosting Intridea About Us Submit a Tip! Kawasaki has more than 300,000 followers on Twitter.