22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

In the posts highlighted below, 20 (or so) social media marketing pros review more than 200 tools, ranging from popular, widely used tools like Buffer, Hootsuite and Feedly to intriguing but lesser-known apps. TweetDeck, Buffer, SocialFlow, Spredfast, and Crowdbooster.”

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10 Features I Want to See in TweetDeck

TwiTip

Twitip Getting more out of twitter Follow 102,289 followers Subscribe 20,083 subscribers starters guide getting followers tools tips business people news add a tip Neal Wiser @nealwiser 10 Features I Want to See in TweetDeck 37 I have a love/hate relationship with TweetDeck.

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Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

Good suggestions that came from the chat included using tools like Tweetdeck or Hootsuite to schedule similar messages throughout the day so all of your followers get the information, regardless of their time zone. Share this on LinkedIn Share this on Tumblr Share this on del.icio.us

How to Use Social Media for Marketing Research

Unspoken

With the sheer amount of information that is constantly streaming across many of the most popular social media services, such as LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook, having a plan will help to keep your research focused and allow you to organize and act on the information that you obtain. For example, B2B businesses might consider LinkedIn or Twitter as these platforms offer access to a wide range of other businesses and professionals.

The Dos and Don’ts of a Social Media Automation Strategy

Waxing UnLyrical

The tool lets you schedule multiple posts for your Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter accounts simultaneously. It also lets you connect your blog feed to your social accounts to make sure any new post you publish is automatically shared with your audience. TweetDeck.

How to Keep Up With Social Media News in Just 10 Minutes a Day

Buffer Social

Or that Facebook has also changed the News Feed to encourage high-quality links to be shared ? You might be most interested in Product News , News Feed FYI , and Measurement FYI. The fastest way, I’ve found, to stay on top of these news sites and blogs is to use Feedly , an awesome RSS reader. To make things easier for you, I’ve set up a shared collection of the sites mentioned above in Feedly.

Your Definitive Guide to Social Media Image Sizes

Convince & Convert

These images appear both on your timeline and in most of your followers’ News Feeds. Your profile photo will be visible on your profile, in-feed, and next to a link in the “Who to follow” box. In-Feed Photos. TweetDeck. LinkedIn.

8 Ways Businesses Should Use Social Media

Kikolani

If you want to know real time what people are saying, you can setup a Twitter searc h in HootSuite , Tweetdeck , or just keep a RSS feed in your feed reader using Twitter search results.

How to Get Insanely Productive with Social Media Updates to Scale Your Referral Traffic

Kikolani

Manage Flitter : This tool lets you easily schedule one social media update (Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin) for each day of the week to go live at your "best time" (Time when this software deems most efficient in terms of your following activity). Tweetdeck keeps me very productive.

What Is Your One Big Truth About Social Media?

Diva Marketing Blog

Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin, Pinterest and other social networks changed how we think about "social media" from those long ago days of the blogosphere. I go to my Facebook feed and I see links. I don’t see that on Pinterest or Linkedin. The truth is like the sun.

5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits

SocialFish

TweetDeck. TweetDeck is desktop, iPhone, Android, and Google Chrome application that lets you manage your social media outlets. You can manage Facebook, LinkedIn, FourSquare, Buzz, Myspace (do people actually use Myspace?) Basically, you can use Presently to collaborate and chat with other coworkers in real-time, while creating a constant feed (which can be read at a later time).

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Content Curation Tips: 6 Places to Find Content to Share on Social Media

Writtent Blog

If your company isn’t already using TweetDeck for social media management, it’s likely time to invest in the tool. Monitor your feed for content curation resources in TweetDeck or an equivelant tool, and be quick to republish any resources that fit your brand’s content strategy.

List of Social Media Management Systems (SMMS)

www.web-strategist.com

Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang Home About Speaking Research Media Contact Subscribe via RSS Connect with Jeremiah: twitter friendfeed linkedin flickr technorati Connect with Jeremiah on twitter @ mattgalloway Wow thanks, I really appreciate that.

13 Signs That You're At a Tech Conference | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

On their computers, I see Gmail, Facebook, Tweetdeck, Skype, Flickr and a host of other apps and widgets. If you enjoyed this post, make sure you subscribe to my RSS feed !

The 39 Social Media Tools I’ll Use Today

www.convinceandconvert.com

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. I find it to be especially valuable and hassle-free for updating Twitter, Facebook, and LInkedin simultaneously. And I agree that the worst part of Tweetdeck is the UI and audio.

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The Blogger’s Guide to Meaningful Engagement on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter

ProBlogger

Time decay: The newer the content, the more likely it will show up in your news feed. Like I pointed out above, if your content gets a low score, it may not even show up in the Recent News feed. So what you need to do is optimize your news feed. Some people think TweetDeck is better than HootSuite, but I disagree. will give you for TweetDeck. This guest post is by Neil Patel of KISSmetrics.

90 Tips to Make Your Blog Rock

www.jeffbullas.com

Promote and distribute your posts on to other social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn 29. Subscribe to SmartBrief newsletters, RSS feeds, and Google alerts in order to find ideas for new content (that’s how I found this blog!)

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Socialympics: How Social Media and Blogging Has Boosted Sports Media

Convince & Convert

The trick for filtering the mess is to use new age curation methods like combining Twitter lists of your favorite sports content creators with a feed column platform like Hootsuite or Tweetdeck. You can follow Chris on Twitter , connect with him on LinkedIn and circle him on Google+.

A Comprehensive List of Social Media Tips, Guides, Plugins.

Saying It Social

link] FriendFeed [link] LinkedIn [link] MySpace [link] Twitter [link] Digg [link] Seesmic [link] Stumbleupon [link] Ning – Create Your Own Social Network [link] Squidoo [link] Social Tools & Apps Hootsuite – Our Fav!!

Organize Your Tweets with More Than One Twitter Client

TwiTip

TweetDeck Echofon Twitterrific Most of the tools I have listed here provide traditional Twitter functionality. I use TweetDeck to manage tweets from Social Media experts. On my iPhone I prefer to use TweetDeck – and here I have divided all my columns into Lists.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. I find it to be especially valuable and hassle-free for updating Twitter, Facebook, and LInkedin simultaneously. It doesn’t have the advanced functionality of Tweetdeck (such as cross-posting to Facebook), but it’s so easy-to-use that it’s my favorite Twitter app. And I agree that the worst part of Tweetdeck is the UI and audio.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama

Atom : Web feeds are used by the blogging community to share recent entries’ headlines, full text, and even attached multimedia files. K Kyte : Kyte is an online and mobile video application that provides video hosting and stream for both recorded and live video feeds.

How to Get Insanely Productive with Social Media Updates to Scale Your Referral Traffic

Kikolani

Manage Flitter : This tool lets you easily schedule one social media update (Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin) for each day of the week to go live at your “best time” (Time when this software deems most efficient in terms of your following activity). Tweetdeck keeps me very productive.

15 Ways to Make Your Social Media Strategy a Complete Fail

Writtent Blog

Are they an early adopter dedicated to Google+, or a busy professional who uses LinkedIn as a news source? Google+, Pinterest, Facebook and LinkedIn are all visually-dominated platforms, and failing to provide images, videos, and infographics can cause your posts to be overlooked entirely.

We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1)

Firebelly

Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Social Search: Tempur-Pedic "Ask Me" Commercial | Main | 4 Ways To Celebrate MLK Day With Social Media » January 13, 2010 We Interrupt This Lifecast: Syndication Overload (Part 1) I have never written a rant post before, but nothing seems to bother me more online lately than when I log into Facebook and Im assaulted by a stream of peoples tweets in the Live Feed. You are absolutely right about the LinkedIn issue as well.

Content Curation: Learning from others and sharing their knowledge

www.heidicool.com

I keep up with trends and information by reading blogs, listening to podcasts and conversing with peers on Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media channels. Search Feeds News readers arent just for blogs. and subscribe to the resulting feeds.

Social Media Efficiency

Janet Fouts

I heard this on Sunday and so just for fun I filtered every one of the newsletters and rss feeds that I never even bother to scan into a mailbox. RSS Feeds. If you are using social media for marketing then you don’t want to bury people with information all at once but feed it little by little in useful quantities. Tweetdeck , Seesmic or Hootsuite. Baby steps people… Linkedin.

Why You Should Have a Secondary Twitter Account

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

HootSuite puts all the accounts in one single interface (you can do the same with TweetDeck and Seesmic, I believe), but in terms of passwords, I usually use KeePass to store them with other relevant account information. I DO own one for ORM, but I’ve left it as a news feed.

5 Popular Posts From The Last Month

Mindjumpers

We have chosen to include the most significant changes at different platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Foursquare etc. Tweet Another month has passed and that means it is time for a recap yet again!

Free Twitter Automation Tools Roundup

gigaom.com

The thing I like about this one is that it also connects to Ping.fm , which means you can not only schedule posts to Twitter but also to many other social networks such as Facebook, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.

Which are the top tools and apps: The results « The Cube

Gemma Went

A number of other monitoring tools were suggested: Google Alerts , Hootsuite , 1000Heads own tracker (thank you James), Conversocial , Netvibes , Scoutlabs , Whostalkin , Twazzup , BackTweets , Brandwatch , Tweetdeck , Backtype and Trackur.

What’s your Social Media diet?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Throughout the day I follow toggle between TweetDeck, retweeting good posts and reading new posts on my Google Reader and sharing them (during lunch or after work). Share this on Linkedin. I often get asked the question – how do you keep up with it all?

How to Get Insanely Productive with Social Media Updates to Scale Your Referral Traffic

Kikolani

Manage Flitter : This tool lets you easily schedule one social media update (Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin) for each day of the week to go live at your “best time” (Time when this software deems most efficient in terms of your following activity). Tweetdeck keeps me very productive.

Social Media Listening for B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

To help make things easy, Avaya uses a 3-tier monitoring system that includes the following: TweetDeck – Monitors Twitter feeds for mentions of our brand name. Share this on Linkedin.

TWITTER BASICS – DON'T EVER FEEL DUMB!

Myrland Marketing

by Nancy Myrland on October 23, 2009 I’m a member of a group on LinkedIn called Social Media Marketing. Twitter needs proper care and feeding to turn in to something you really enjoy and find useful. In TweetDeck , a 3rd-party application that I think is a must for using and managing Twitter, ReTweeting is very easy. Share this on Facebook Share this on Linkedin Subscribe to the comments for this post?

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Adam Broitman

Social Media Citizens

You can follow Adam on Twitter or Linkedin. A: The only site I actually hang out on is Facebook —everything else I consume as a feed. Tweetdeck for iPad.

Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Use HootSuite to publish content to multiple social media accounts and/or platforms including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Ping.fm (which pushes to many other platforms) and now they’ve just added WordPress functionality. Tweetdeck. Friend Feed.

How to Reach Out to Bloggers

www.chrisbrogan.com

Get more useful information by subscribing for free to the RSS feed. Putting that list in Tweetdeck makes it easy to keep up with that segment of people on twitter so I can see who is into the same things as me.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Chris Hall

Social Media Citizens

C: Twitter (Tweetdeck) is my favourite because of its immediacy.

Interview with Social Media Citizen: Chris Tompkins

Social Media Citizens

From that point, the social media world intrigued me and I began to learn how to harness the power of Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and all the rest. C: Personally, my number one love at the moment is LinkedIn. C: I have two: TweetDeck and BlogTalkRadio.com.