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.

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. .

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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Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. How can Twitter to used to support SEO efforts?

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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How to Use Twitter: for Smarties!

Devumi

This how to use Twitter guide will be for all the smarties out there who know how to use a computer, but who have yet to use Twitter. No one called me a dummy back then, and this how to use Twitter guide isn’t going to call you one either! Alright, you’re officially on Twitter!

PR Departments Take Note: How to Find Relevant Journalists on Twitter

SocialFish

Just came across Press Pass , a directory of journalists on Twitter categorized by media outlet , by beat and by region. “You can also find out what [the journalists are] personally interested in, as Press Pass highlights the stories that they’re sharing through their Twitter feed.

The Most Popular MLB Teams on Twitter and Facebook

Adam Sherk

But while major market teams have a big advantage in the real game, social media is the great equalizer online, so I thought I’d see which teams have attracted the largest following on Twitter and Facebook.

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Follow him on Twitter. So I challenged myself to create a list of 10 responsibilities of the Community Manager that extend beyond the realm of Facebook and Twitter (and yes, even blogging). Although, of course, I found this post through Twitter.

A Look at Muck Rack's Twitter Press Release Service, 51 Releases Later

Adam Sherk

So I’ve been curious to see how their Twitter press release service would do. Releases are posted on their press release page (and in its RSS feed) and tweeted via @muckrack , which currently has 5k+ followers.

Traffic Rises 350% Year-Over-Year For Social Publisher BuzzFeed

The Realtime Report

Creating shareable content: different feed options on BuzzFeed’s homepage. Referrals from Twitter, Facebook and Google hit record highs; Facebook is easily in the lead, but referral traffic from Twitter grew 180% in the last year. According to Sunil Rajaraman on Huffington Post, BuzzFeed is “re-creating world-class journalism, but just targeting a younger audience” — and using social media to do so.

A Dying Breed

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If the story is not in your feed, or you're being forced to leave wherever that feed may be, it's getting harder and harder to get those readers to click out of their native environments (the places that they want to keep thumbing through). The blogger (the online journal writer) has become the wannabe journalist (writing in a much more formal format). journalism. news feed. online journal. the tao of twitter.

Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble | social crm.

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Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search Is Twitter for Business Even Worth the Trouble? consumers from ExactTarget and CoTweet (they are clients) called Twitter X-Factors shows that just 5% of Americans follow even one brand on Twitter.

Enterprise Twitter

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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.

You Have Reached The End Of This Blog

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journalism. rss feed. twitter. or, have you? Posted by Mitch Joel on Tuesday, October 13, 2015. What do you think? blogger. blogging. brand. business blog. buzzfeed. content. content creator. content distribution. content marketing. digital marketing agency. digital marketing blog. digital publishing. facebook. facebook notes. google. google reader. harvard business review. inc magazine. j walter thompson. james altucher. journalist. linkedin. marketer. marketing.

WOM: What's Really Behind The Buzz

Waxing UnLyrical

Leroy Stick , the guy behind the infamous fake BP Twitter account , drove this home. Reach him on LinkedIn or Twitter. If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

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. Major news outlets like CNN, the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times.

What You Don't Know About David Carr

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That journalism bug is a hard one to beat. My Twitter feed is full of individuals who talk about journalism, media and the future of technology. journalism. twitter. David Carr was one of my secret weapons.

The Twitter Follow Ratio

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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.

The End Of Blogging?

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I was there when it first started (remember Blogger ), embraced the power of RSS feeds (remember those?), For years, we've been seeing the "conversation" shift from the comments section on blogs to places like Facebook, Twitter , Snapchat , YouTube and beyond. It is because we are all content creators, publishers and skimmers of the feed. People used to catch up on their blog reading over a weekend, now we're all consumed with our feeds. journalism. rss feed.

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78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

Building Social Bookmarking Networks 101 by Search Engine Journal. HOW TO: Create Custom Backgrounds for Twitter, YouTube, & MySpace by Mashable. Andrew Ran Wong provides a valuable list of productivity tips for Gmail, Twitter, Facebook, blogs, Google and other social networks to help readers get more done in less time. 8 brand personalities Facebook and Twitter users hate by iMedia Connection.

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ICYMI – Twitter, Snapchat Discover and Puddles on Periscope

Danny WhatMough

Twitter announces new ways to display pictures in feed. …and there are rumours Twitter is going to (partially) ditch 140-characters. Wall Street Journal becomes first newspaper on Snapchat Discover. Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here.

15 Must-Follow Social Media Experts on Twitter

Hootsuite

If you’ve ever considered asking someone if you can “pick their brain,” it might be a good idea to save yourself the awkwardness and check out their Twitter account instead. Twitter is an incredible resource for networking and seeking out top professionals and influencers in any industry, but this is especially true for social media experts. Jay Baer’s Twitter header image declares “Content is fire. 10 Twitter Marketing Mistakes You Need to Stop Making https://t.co/rSIcJF9kOU

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Using Cotweet to Manage Multiple Twitter Profiles

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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.

The Medium Is/Is Not The Message

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Blogs used to be different because they were personalized (like an online journal), on a blog platform, RSS feeds, comments, etc. He then went on to help launch Twitter. Medium is now going to be a public and live case study in publishing, journalism, new media, revenue models and advertising. Still, this is all very scary if you care about content, publishing, journalism, advertising and the future. . journalism. online journal. rss feed.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches 15-Second Auto-Play Video Ads

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and WhatsApp: Facebook. Twitter.

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This Week in Social: Instagram Business Profiles, Twitter Connect and Some New Facebook Engagement Stats

Buffer Social

In this latest weekly roundup, we’ll discuss the latest news from Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as well as share some super-interesting insights into how people are using Facebook Reactions. Twitter Connect tab. Source: Search Engine Journal.

Professional Twitter Backgrounds

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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.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth

A few nights ago, I went to the bloggers/Twitterers briefing for News.com new digital subscriptons for news hosted by Chief Executive Officer – News Digital Media and The Australian Richard Freudenstein and The Australian’s editor Clive Mathieson. called journalism the fourth estate.

Is Your Executive on Twitter?

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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.

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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There Is No Brand Truth

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Every brand thinks that they are either able to control their brand message or (at the very least) manage it through social media channels like Facebook , Twitter and beyond. " The feeds lie. It could be Twitter, Facebook, YouTube or whatever. Enter Weird Twitter. Yes, Weird Twitter. Originally, this non-connected group on Twitter popped up by creating strange and absurd scenarios in response to people''s tweets. journalism. twitter.

6 Websites That Deserve Your Attention

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If all else fails: Twitter whales, my Google Reader goes bust and I can't get any good links out of my friends and connections on LinkedIn , Facebook or Google + , I can always rely on these: 6 Websites That Deserve Your Attention (in alphabetical order): AdWeek. Sure, it's easy to just grab the RSS feed or wait for someone on Twitter to send you a link to an AdWeek article, but a daily visit to this site will get you up-to-speed in no time at all. Nieman Journalism Lab.

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.

Epic News Alerts On Twitter

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Epic News Alerts On Twitter In my continuing saga to understand everything about Twitter , I wanted to see how mainstream news is contributing. Mainstream news has been quick to get on the Twitter bandwagon.

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The Long Tales - The Best In Business Innovation Content - Issue #5

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A leader of the free world is stripping down one of the biggest companies via Twitter (slicing billions from their market cap). I was insane, crazy in love with Google Reader and tried (desperately tried) to fall in love with Feedly. I was no longer proactively pulling specific feeds from thinkers and publishers that I love, but I was just foraging my content from my social media feeds (hint: follow really, really smart people, or this is can be a work hazard). feedly.

The New Face Of Content Marketing

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He built his initial following by producing an irreverent wine tasting video podcast that he converted into a massive Twitter following (closing in on one million followers), two best-selling business books ( Crush It and The Thank You Economy ) with a third one on the way ( Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook ), a lucrative speaking career and his ever-growing social media marketing agency, VaynerMedia. journalism. twitter.

Social media and Montreal’s student protests

Sherrilynne Starkie

AT a recent IABC Ottawa professional development event, speaker Melissa Carroll, the person behind the Montreal Police Service ’s (SPVM) Twitter account during the 2012 student protests against tuition fee increases, explained that social media can really move people.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #39

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Perhaps your next loan will depend as much on your Facebook wall and your Twitter feed as on your credit history." This NYTImes blog piece answered more of my questions than any other piece of journalism (though nothing beats Wikipedia for comprehensiveness). journalism.