Don’t Sell Your Brand’s Soul to the Facebook News Feed Algorithm and Vanity Metrics

Pam Moore

Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the news feed algorithm will be changing in a way that impacts brands and publishers. He made it crystal clear that we all will see less brand content in our news feed. 10 Power Tips to Create Facebook Content That Owns the News Feed Like a Boss.

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Downloads will now be taxed

Taylor Marek

Home About Contact Archives Testimonials Speaking Podcast Chat LIVE Social Media Vault My Inner Circle Plugins eBook Hire Me Downloads will now be taxed February 19, 2009 by Taylor Marek Yes, you heard me right. Simply put, trying to tax something like downloads is impossible to enforce, it only makes the masses mad at you. Take note. :) Filed Under: Blog , Business , Finances , General , News , Technology Tagged: downloads , ITunes , Taxes Comments are closed.

Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

yMarketingMatters

What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

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.

Analyse your RSS Feed

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Analyse your RSS Feed Your RSS readership is just as important as tracking your visitors with Google Analytics. I have all of my blogs pushing their RSS feeds through Feedburner. 12) Analyzing your RSS feed [.] ¬

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Meercat jumps on Twitter Video

Janet Fouts

People are jumping on Meerkat , a relatively new app that allows us to live stream video directly to Twitter through the app. If you’re streaming a Meerkat video it’s pushed to your followers on Meerkat in real time and viewable on Twitter in real time.

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3 Simple Tactics for Using Twitter as a Traction Channel

Convince & Convert

Wondering if Twitter could be the marketing tool your business needs? Thinking your company needs a larger Twitter following? Now, if you’re ready to proceed, Twitter marketing could be just what you were looking for. Even the real people on Twitter are too busy for you.

20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012

Webbiquity SMM

As the fourth-largest social network, and the fastest growing in 2012 , Twitter has emerged as a serious platform for business professionals to share breaking news, promote thought-leadership content, and engage with customers, prospects, peers and industry influencers. ” Twitter Tools.

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10 Surefire Ways To Avoid Looking Like A Twitter NooB

SocMed Sean

You’ve realized that Twitter isn’t just people sharing what they ate for breakfast and that there might be some real value to engaging with the 100 million active users that might give you valuable insights about your products, services, and competitors.

How To Automate Twitter Without Looking Like an Idiot

SocialFish

You: Dude, isn’t this post supposed to be about how to automate Twitter? In August 2014, I took over the Twitter account for the Chicago Chapter of the Wisconsin Alumni Association. Find the RSS feeds for each source. We select the “Wisconsin Only” feed, like so: You: Nice.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Launches New Profile Design and Buys Android App Cover

The Realtime Report

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.

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88 Marketers You Need to Follow on Twitter

Convince & Convert

I thought it would be useful to create a Twitter list of these people ( which you can access and follow here ); but even more interesting to see how they are connected and interconnected. 88 marketers you should follow on Twitter. 88 marketers you should follow on Twitter.

28 (of the) Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2012 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

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. How can you stand out among all the chirping, build your Twitter presence, grow your following, and get your content promoted? Twitter Tips for Newbies. How to Grow Your Twitter Following.

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Twitter Hacks: 24 Tricks and Features You Probably Didn’t Know About

Hootsuite

In the fast-paced Twittersphere, knowing the right Twitter hacks can be a huge advantage. Check out these 24 Twitter tricks and features you should definitely know about. Twitter tricks for Tweeting. General Twitter hacks and tricks. Twitter list hacks.

Power of Trust and Intention in Earning Attention of Your Ideal Customer and Audience

Pam Moore

Every where we turn, every device we turn on, every social network feed we scroll, there is noise. Many digital and brand marketers hop on Twitter with the hopes of grabbing quick attention of their target customer and audience.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

The Realtime Report

Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Twitter.

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Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I, too, find that Twitter has been incredibly powerful for me to connect with real life colleagues, readers of Techipedia, family, and everyone in between. I’m also something of a Twitter purist. Enter a second Twitter account. On Twitter, not so much.

Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat

Waxing UnLyrical

Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali Making The Most Of A Twitter Chat September 2nd, 2010 Tweet Huddle, huddle, roil and muddle I remember the first Twitter chat I attended.

33 Phenomenal Content Marketing and Copywriting Guides and Tips

Webbiquity SMM

Feeding The Content Marketing Beast – 7 Places to Find Cheap Content by Heidi Cohen. Buyers “who are working in IT were more likely to have downloaded whitepapers (36%) or read blogs (28%)” than those in other industries.

HootSuite for Blogging – Twitter Management for Bloggers

Kikolani

HootSuite offers many great features that can aid bloggers in managing their Twitter accounts for blogging uses including promotion, monitoring, keyword tracking, reputation management and more. Inside Kikolani’s Twitter Management for Blogging in HootSuite. Twitter Lists.

How to Set Up and Use Twitter Lists: 9 Great Ideas

Hootsuite

With 330 million monthly users , Twitter offers a vast network of potential people and brands to connect with. But with 500 million tweets sent per day , the sheer volume can make it seem impossible to keep up with your Twitter feed. How to make a list on Twitter.

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Connect with ultra-targeted audiences on and beyond Twitter

Audiense

Today we’re pleased to announce two new products that will revolutionise the way you manage and analyse your advertising on Twitter, Audience Manager and Twitter Ads. A Twitter Ads campaign without Audience Manager is now inconceivable for us. Twitter Ads.

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RSS Extensions for Browsers & Social Media Dashboards

Laurel Papworth

Here’s Chrome: Add these extensions/addons/plugins to your preferred browser if you want the browser to find the RSS feeds for you. RSS Menu download: [link]. To subscribe to a feed using Internet Explorer. Go to the website that offers a feed.

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Enterprise Twitter

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Enterprise Twitter The Twitter service can and should be used by businesses. Both small and large companies can benefit from the additional branding and communication outlet Twitter offers.

How to add Social Networking Buttons to Your Email Signature in.

Saying It Social

Saying It Social Your Social Media Marketing Resource Home About Polls Our Services Testimonials How to add Social Networking Buttons to Your Email Signature in Outlook 1st Ta sk: Downloading the Icons to Your Desktop Go to [link]. Click on the name of the icon you want to download.

Everything You Need to Import and Display RSS Feeds with WordPress

ProBlogger

Just as other people are displaying and reading your feed in their apps and devices, you can use external RSS feeds to supplement and strengthen your site’s primary content. Feeding external RSS content to WordPress: adds relevant, useful content for your readers to enjoy.

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47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement

Rebekah Radice

You’re posting content to Twitter. You’ve wondered, what should I post on Twitter to increase engagement? But today: You know increased Twitter engagement leads to contacts, traffic, and sales. 47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement.

Pheed App: Better Social than Twitter or Facebook?

Bill Hartzer

Although there are many social networks to choose from, almost everyone is either on Twitter , or Facebook (once upon a time that would have been Myspace , but that time has come and gone), while the more tech savvy are on niche social sharing sites like Instagram , and Tumblr.

Are You Using Twitter To Its Full Potential?

Small Business Mavericks

Twitter can be a small business owners best friend, or worst enemy, depending on your approach. If you are not thoroughly conversant with how Twitter can be used to promote your business, a good place to start is on Twitter’s own “ Twitter for Business ” pages. You can download a 20 page Twitter business guide and read it at your leisure. I know a lot of businesses feel that Twitter is not for them. Social Media Twitter

The Twitter Follow Ratio

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS The Twitter Follow Ratio I was chatting it up with a fellow Tweet the other day talking about interesting Twitter apps that we both like to see if anything new has come around.

Brands Find Twitter Effective

Proactive Report

300 people gathered in Los Angeles to find out more about using Twitter for business, entertainment, comedy and music, The panel on how brands can effectively use Twitter featured Starbucks, Kogi BBQ and E Online.

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How to Use Twitter Analytics: 15 Simple-to-Find Stats to Help You Tweet Better

Buffer Social

We social media marketers are a lucky bunch; not only are there a gigantic number of free social media tools at our disposal (everything from timing tools to social media management tools like Buffer ), there are free tools from the social networks themselves: Facebook insights, Pinterest analytics, and now Twitter analytics, too. The best tools to discover the best Twitter stats. Here are my go-to Twitter reporting tools. Twitter’s analytics dashboard.

Using Cotweet to Manage Multiple Twitter Profiles

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Using Cotweet to Manage Multiple Twitter Profiles CoTweet is a Twitter web application that lets anyone manage multiple twitter profile from one easy interface.

What Counts As a Video View on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat? The Buffer Guide to Video Metrics

Buffer Social

Twitter has recently relaunched Vine as a camera app enabling users to capture and share short-form video on the platform. Twitter video. Here’s an example of how a video post looks like on the Facebook News Feed: Specs: What counts as a view? Image by snapchat download ).

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Professional Twitter Backgrounds

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Professional Twitter Backgrounds Twitter started off as a place for geeks to communicate with others and send updates on what they were doing. Here are some of the professional Twitter profiles of the people I follow.

Is Your Executive on Twitter?

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Is Your Executive on Twitter? ExecTweet has tapped the Twitter API to give you a peak into what corporate America is doing. ExecTweets is a resource to help you find and follow the top business executives on Twitter.

47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement

Rebekah Radice

You’re posting content to Twitter. You’ve wondered, what should I post on Twitter to increase engagement? But today: You know increased Twitter engagement leads to contacts, traffic, and sales. 47 Things to Tweet That Will Electrify Twitter Engagement.

Using Cotweet to Manage Multiple Twitter Profiles

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Using Cotweet to Manage Multiple Twitter Profiles CoTweet is a Twitter web application that lets anyone manage multiple twitter profile from one easy interface.

How to Turn Twitter Profits

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS How to Turn Twitter Profits Twitter is a staple in my life. I have a few different accounts and I use Twitter on a personal level EVERYDAY. As a communication tool, Twitter is on the top of my list.

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A Blog is a Better Social Media Hub Than Twitter

Socialized

If you’re relying on Twitter as your social media hub, you’re limiting your potential for impact and influence. Twitter is excellent for distribution , but if you’re going to communicate original ideas, you’ll need a blog (or something similar). The most influential people on Twitter are either already celebrities, create their own content, or both. Your blog can cater to a sub-group of your Twitter friends or a different audience altogether.

How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business)

Rebekah Radice

Twitter has changed the way your business interacts with consumers online. If you’ve been looking for ideas to help elevate your Twitter presence and expand your business through Twitter , read on. How to Immediately Gain Traction on Twitter (and Grow Your Business).

Your Secrets on Twitter

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Your Secrets on Twitter As if Post Secret wasn’t enough, the world of sharing your deepest and darkest secrets online has just gotten easier. SecretTweet was created to allow Twitter users to share secrets anonymously.

Ultimate Social Media Image Sizing Guide for 2017 + Adobe Photoshop Templates

Pam Moore

Are you tired of your Facebook cover image, Facebook advertising images, Facebook Group image, Twitter cover images, Pinterest board covers and LinkedIn images not looking as beautiful as the cool social media kids (aka visual savvy social marketers)? Download the guide now !