Meetings Are Broken

Justin Levy

In most companies meetings are broken. We organize and attend meetings that take too long, are unstructured, involve too much rambling and not enough follow-up. We meet for the sake of meeting, not out of necessity. Meetings don’t have to suck!

Monday Roundup: the Measurati Meet #measurePR

Waxing UnLyrical

Why: “So instead of using the notion of Social Credit Score to define us, we used it to define what we’re NOT: we’re not in the business of oversimplifying to feed into a hype. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: the Measurati Meet #measurePR.

Meet 7 Twitter Influencers Who Follow Millions

Ari Herzog

How do you know if you are following one too many people on Twitter? What Twitter tools do you use to manage your relationships; and does the tool matter? I asked these questions to seven Twitter users who collectively follow 2.3 Twitter lists are like Google+ circles.

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Repeating content is probably one of the (if not the only) reason users rushed to tools like Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue.

What Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue Alternatives Are Out There?

agora pulse

You may have heard about the news lately: everyone in social media is crying about the end of the ability to repeat content on Twitter. Repeating content is probably one of the (if not the only) reason users rushed to tools like Meet Edgar and SmarterQueue.

How to Meet Your Consumers’ Social Media Expectations

Mindjumpers

Already on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest? They simply want to be acknowledged by the brand: Concluding on the social media users of today, the importance of meeting their expectations of relevant brand interaction is key.

When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking When a Taco Truck Meets Twitter Written on July 29, 2009 by Justin Levy in business , social media , twitter 14 Comments - Leave a comment!

Fetching Friday – Resources Mashup & Kitten Meets Hedgehog

Kikolani

11 Steps To Building Your Brand On Twitter – You Branding With Twitter? Building your brand on Twitter is even more important now. Twitter is now the fastest growing social platform in history and I see it continuing that growth. Kitten Meets Hedgehog.

Social Networking Meets Game Consoles

Firebelly

» November 24, 2009 Social Networking Meets Game Consoles There used to be a time where you could play video games for video games and use the computer for computer related things. Microsoft's game console, the Xbox 360 , has announced that it will be officially rolling out its latest Dashboard update, which includes Facebook , Twitter , and Last.fm. Digitalia | Indianapolis Social Media Marketing « Courtney Love gets sued over tweets | Main | Cyber Monday Is Here!

Pledge Your Weight Loss, Feed Others | Bare Feet Blog

Bare Feet Studios

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.

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Twitter Caroling

Almost Savvy

To leverage the medium, the opportunity to connect with someone new and in the spirit of the holiday season, I invite you to come Twitter caroling with me. a little bit contest, a big bit fun and a chance to meet someone new You and one other Twitterer will work together to write a Twitter Carol (rather than a traditional Christmas carol). Carols will be a maximum of 280 characters (2 x normal Twitter limit of 140). s tweeting them on twitter.? #5

Can't Facebook Kill Twitter?

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Twitter does one thing right that Facebook isn't doing. No, it's definitely not how Twitter handle trolls and harassment. Facebook allows you to search for things like this, but the interface and feed doesn't pull it all together well, and the algorithm messes with how information appears. Still, let's think about how easy it would be for Facebook to kill Twitter (you know, just for fun!). . First, Facebook could simply pull in Twitter's entire feed.

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?

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list.

12 Twitter Tips For Lawyers

Myrland Marketing

12 TWITTER TIPS. Well, it’s no secret I’m talking about Twitter because I’ve made that obvious in the title of today’s post. There are 645,750,000 active Twitter users, sending an average of 58 million Tweets a day. SHOULD LAWYERS USE TWITTER? .

Twitter Etiquette: Outside Voices, Inside Voices and Whispers

Almost Savvy

Little did I know these voices would come in handy when thinking about Twitter. I had a recent conversation with Laura of EzraTech on Twitter about the practice of sending DMs (direct messages) to new followers. Your Outside Voice on Twitter. Your Inside Voice on Twitter.

How to Host A Twitter Chat That People Will Tweet About

agora pulse

Have you attended a bunch of Twitter chats and are thinking about hosting a Twitter chat of your own? Why Host a Twitter Chat? When you are a mere participant in a Twitter chat, you can respond, but when you are hosting a chat, you can direct.

11 Tips To Thrive on Twitter | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

How you set-up and manage your Twitter account has a huge impact on how many people decide to follow you (translation: follow = subscribe and have the chance to read what you post). It is all public and searchable by anyone, not limited to those who follow you or only those who use Twitter.

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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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I'm Engaged! (4 Tales of Accidental Twitter Friends)

Almost Savvy

4 Tales of Accidental Twitter Friends) Posted by Irene Koehler in Business , Networking , Social Media , Tips , Twitter on November 17, 2009 | 16 responses It’s true, I’m engaged. As with other networking platforms, I use Twitter primarily for business purposes.

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. You never know who you might meet.

From Couch To 5K: Why Lindsay Allen Runs

Waxing UnLyrical

If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email. Comment as pts moderator Lindsay Allen Getting info Pending approval share On Facebook On Twitter flag Delete Hide Unhide Ban user New!

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.

Build Your Empire on Twitter in Just 10 Minutes A Day

Absolute PA

Would you believe me if I told you it only takes 10 minutes of daily Twitter action to get awesome results for your business? As my business grew ( largely thanks to Twitter ) I had to come up with a plan that would maintain and raise my profile in the least time possible.

The Secret to Feeding Your Family with a Blog

ProBlogger

It said: “FEED THE PEANUT&#. For you, Feeding the Peanut may mean paying medical bills or mounting credit card debt. For me, Feeding the Peanut is taking care of those that I love, including my newborn daughter. using tricks to get thousands of Twitter followers.

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Twitter Webinar Basics Etiquette | Almost Savvy

Almost Savvy

Twitter is growing quickly, at the rate of 5,000-10,000 new accounts per day, according to a new report from Hubspot called State of the Twittersphere.? More individuals (of all ages), businesses, news outlets, academic institutions, government agencies and non-profit organizations are finding unique value in having a Twitter presence. I have noticed that many of my recent followers are relatively new to Twitter. What great Twitter tips do you think should be shared?

7 Reasons To Add Amplify To Your Social Networks

Waxing UnLyrical

It integrates with Twitter, which was the first reason I took to it. So when I post to Amplify, it posts to Twitter as well (assuming I’ve set up the sync) – and I can post to as many Twitter accounts as I like. I apply the same approach to Twitter.

Tips on how to use Twitter if you're a business

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Tips on how to use Twitter if you’re a business by cinta5 on November 15, 2009 It’s great to see new businesses and organizations join Twitter!

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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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How to Use a $5 Twitter Ad to Redefine Your Facebook Strategy

Jon Loomer

But on Twitter, $5 can buy you something a lot more valuable — a data mine that you can use to redefine your entire digital strategy. Here is our “$5 Twitter Ad Three-Step Method” to optimize your brand’s Facebook advertising strategy.

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Great American Beer Festival and Twitter

Freelance Social Media

This year’s GABF was particularly exciting for me as it marks the first time that a real time social media network (namely twitter) has been widely used by the public. Armed with the suggestions of fellow twitterer’s I felt I had the secret map to the 2009 GABF.

How A Fake Taxidermist Is Keeping AT&T On Its Toes

Waxing UnLyrical

Meet @ATT_Fake_PR (formerly @ATT_Wireless_PR). But ATTFPR’s Twitter stream is hilarious. You’ve been using Twitter quite delightfully to poke fun at AT&T’s wireless service. That, and to meet women.

Five Benefits to Using Twitter Â? Techipedia | Tamar Weinberg

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Social Media Consultant and Tech Geek at Heart Home About Press Consulting Contact Sitemap Home > Blogging , Internet , Marketing , Social Media > The Many Uses of Twitter The Many Uses of Twitter by Tamar Weinberg on June 15, 2007 Share As I promised in my earlier thread , besides answering the typical question, “What are you doing?&# , Twitter has many additional uses. Twitter as a tool to communicate during conferences. Twitter as a tracking device.

What Is Your Good Name?

Waxing UnLyrical

December 7th, 2010 Tweet In India, if you meet someone for the first time you are more than likely to be asked a question that roughly translates to, “What is your good name?&# If you liked what you saw and read, Id love you to subscribe to my RSS feed or subscribe by email.

Twitter Is Random

Twist Image

I'm not very good at Twitter. You have to know why you're doing something to really get the value out of it, and I've made a decision that while I love having so many people follow me on Twitter and I do love posting little snippets and thoughts that don't flesh out into ideas for clients or Blog posts or Huffington Post columns, that I'm not great at the real-time heat and action that comes from Twitter in how it has evolved. Twitter is not Facebook. twitter.

A Little Bit About Tungle.me | Justin Levy

Justin Levy

If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. For those not in a Microsoft Exchange environment or that wants to schedule meetings with others outside of their office, Tungle.me

7 Tips to Launch Successful Twitter Promotions

Sprout Social

Whether you’re trying to promote a blog post, upcoming event or your products, Twitter is a great option. Despite increased competition on the platform and the move to an algorithm based feed, Twitter promotions can still be effective if well executed. Twitter Contests.

The Twitter Best Practices Handbook

Sprout Social

With a limitation of 140 characters, Twitter instills users to be creative and succinct with social media. Following the most essential Twitter best practices can make you more visible to your customers. Going into Twitter blindly as a marketer can lead to time-wasting efforts that don’t bring real results like traffic and faster customer support. Use the buttons below to jump to each Twitter best practice: Or jump to the Twitter best practices infographic.

Twitter-ups the future of events, sponsorship and event marketing

Akamai Marketing

Does anyone else think its interesting that Twitter, the hottest social media network today, is generating events? Prediction: tomorrow’s event, event marketing and sponsorship opportunity is with “Tweet-ups” where like-minded Twitter-peeps meet up to meet each other in person. Here’s the great thing: by their very nature, Twitter-peeps share something in common, making it a very powerful marketing tool.

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.

The Office For Mac Social Media Extravaganza!

Jason Yormark

Now, after 3 months of discussing, planning, revising, and who knows how many meetings, the curtain has been pulled away and the excitement begins. All you have to do to be eligible is to follow the officeformac twitter account and you are entered to win. Follow Office for Mac on twitter , fan ‘em on Facebook , and win yourself a cool new Mac in the process.

Breaking All Of Twitter's Rules

Twist Image

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.

LinkedIn Tip - “Hey, Baby. What's Your URL?”

Almost Savvy

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