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Mark Zuckerberg Announces Major News Feed Changes

Myrland Marketing

If your Facebook News Feed has historically been dominated by updates from brands, businesses, and news media, get ready for a major shift. More on that in a moment… The Explore Feed on Facebook . We’ve known for quite some time that Facebook’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg intended to minimize the unpaid distribution of your firm’s page content in the News Feeds of those who have chosen to like your page.

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Should We Be Worried about the Facebook Explore Feed?

agora pulse

Could the new Facebook Explore feed be the end of organic reach? What on Earth is the Explore feed? The Explore feed is a new tab on Facebook. It’s been on the mobile app for a while but it was recently launched on Desktop. The Facebook Explore feed shows you posts from pages and people similar to those you follow. I’ve been dipping into the mobile version to find content examples to show students in training sessions.

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Permanently Set Your Facebook Feed To Show Most Recent Instead Of Top Stories

SocMed Sean

For example, I’m still trying to figure out why Instagram doesn’t have a good way to upload photos from the desktop or why Twitter makes it so hard to switch to desktop view on an iPad or tablet. Another strange one is the fact that Facebook loves to show you the “Top Stories” that it thinks are important in your life and while that works for some, there are those of us who prefer to see our feeds in chronological order. Facebook Featured Mobile Social Medi

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Gone Mobile

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Gone Mobile Written on January 5, 2010 by Justin Levy in announcements , blog , miscellaneous 2 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. You can now access a mobile version of [ justinrlevy.com ] when you use a touch mobile device such as an iPhone or Droid.

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Samsung’s Twitter Feed Lights Up With 24 Posts In A Row (And One Major Surprise)

Forbes Social Media

I watched all of them light up on the Samsung Mobile feed on Twitter and it was much easier than the alternatives, e.g., finding them on YouTube, hunting around on the launch website, or reading about them on gadget sites

Irresistible Content: 10-Point Checklist for Content that Converts to More Customers [podcast + ebook]

Pam Moore

You need audio podcasts that people subscribe to and play in their car on the way to the grocery store, or via their mobile device and headphones when they exercise at the gym or cook dinner in the kitchen. The social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter as well as the search engines such as Google LOVE it when your content is irresistible. SocialZoomFactor · How to Create Irresistible Content 10-Point Checklist.

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Twitter Adds Tagging and Multiple Photo Sharing

The Social Media Incubator

Photo via Twitter Blog. Twitter has continued it’s growth and sharing features in today’s social media world. On March 26, Twitter announced they were rolling out two new features in order to make Twitter pictures more social. The new features of Twitter are photo tagging and the ability to include up to four photos in a Tweet. Twitter now allows its users to tag up to 10 people in photos they post.

Twitter Grows by 75% in Mobile Audience, LinkedIn Close Second

Mindjumpers

Tweet Twitter is now the fastest growing social networking site among U.S. mobile using audience, jumping an impressive 75% to 13.4 Facebook’s mobile audience worldwide is now a heady 350 million. The overall social networking population across mobile devices increased by 37% to 72 million people – about 31% of all U.S. mobile users (aged 13 and over). More mobile users read posts from brands about their events (53%) than they do those from celebrities (45%).

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The News Feed is Outdated: How Stories Changed the Way I Think About Social Media

Buffer Social

Right now, the standards we expect on the web are being re-written for mobile. The News Feed is outdated and stories are becoming the default for content consumption. Facebook, for example, didn’t invent the vertical scrolling feed. For decades, way before Mark Zuckerburg even enrolled in Harvard, online content has been viewed in vertical, scrolling feeds. From Facebook Stories to Medium Series and Twitter Moments. Why Stories are the new News Feed.

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With IGTV, Instagram is Becoming Television for the Mobile Generation

Buffer Social

From Facebook Watch to Twitter’s live video broadcasts, and most recently, the launch of IGTV , a new app for watching long-form, vertical video from your favorite Instagram creators, it’s clear that social platforms are vying to be — and likely will become – the next big broadcast channels. Five years ago, an Instagram product that focused purely on longer-form, mobile videoes may have been met with skepticism. The way we consume content has always been driven by technology.

Irresistible Content: 10-Point Checklist for Content that Converts to More Customers [podcast + ebook]

Pam Moore

You need audio podcasts that people subscribe to and play in their car on the way to the grocery store, or via their mobile device and headphones when they exercise at the gym or cook dinner in the kitchen. The social networks such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter as well as the search engines such as Google LOVE it when your content is irresistible. SocialZoomFactor · How to Create Irresistible Content 10-Point Checklist.

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10 Top Tips for Smarter Social Media Marketing with the Buffer Mobile App

Buffer Social

If you like creating and scheduling social media posts with your phone, we would love for you to try our mobile apps. In this post, you’ll learn more about the Buffer mobile apps ( Android and iOS ) and the top 10 features for smarter social media marketing. Getting started with Buffer on mobile. You’ll be able to sign up with one of your social network accounts (Twitter, Facebook, or LinkedIn) or your email. Buffer News Mobile App

Twitter Analytics: Your Guide to Drive Traffic and Boost Sales [Updated in 2020]

Keyhole.co

Twitter Analytics Guide. Twitter Analytics are the perfect example. When your goal is to grow your Twitter audience, there’s so much to be learned from the people who already follow you—but most marketers ignore their Twitter Analytics because they feel they don’t need them.

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. There are many ways to filter news feeds from your favorite sources, including passively by relying on meme trackers like Techmeme or social news services such as Google Readers shared items. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Products , RSS & Feed Management.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Paper, Twitter Tweaks Homepage Search, Foursquare Now Delivers

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 Foursquare: Facebook launches mobile app Paper. Facebook is testing Graph Search for mobile devices – Facebook has begun testing the navigation to bring Graph Search to mobile; Zuckerberg says the feature will roll out “pretty soon” (The Verge). Twitter.

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. They are more accustomed to traditional marketing where they blasted out messages designed in a one to many scenario, similar to blasting social spaghetti on the Facebook and Twitter walls and hoping it sticks.

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Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar

Idaconcpts

Several forecasts predict that by 2015, 50% or more of US mobile users will be conducting transactions from their mobile devices (e.g. As another example, Schwab, which began sending Twitter feeds in mid-June 2010, has 277 followers. The WholeFoods Twitter account has 1.8 Tags: Why Online Banking on Mobiles Will Soar how to market banking to gen y Preferred Banking Method by Generation X Preferred Banking Method by Generation Y

How Facebook is Slowly Strangling Twitter

Convince & Convert

For years, Twitter has rolled out new features to make its service more like Facebook. It’s as if the Twitter board of directors has spent the last two years pining to be as big as Facebook, and has consistently concluded that mimicking elements of that platform will unlock that secret code. But here’s why even a Jack Attack might not save the company from eventual MySpace-ization : Facebook is slowly strangling Twitter at every turn. Twitter rolls out Vine.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Ad Retargeting, Google ‘+Post Ads,’ Apple Buys Topsy

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Tumblr and Apple: Facebook. Facebook adds more ‘News’ to News Feed to become more Twitter-like – Facebook is now promoting more ‘real news’ posted by users; the social network’s news-feed algorithm will now expose more links to articles from media organizations — especially on mobile (AdAge).

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Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser

Justin Levy

Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking Being Brought to You Now in a Mobile Browser Written on July 4, 2009 by Justin Levy in announcements 4 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks to Douglas Karr introducing me to the Carrington theme plugin by Crowd Favorite , you’re now able to enjoy this entire site formatted for mobile browsers.

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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. That’s media company code for “we want to be able to deliver ads to all Twitter users,” no filters or mute buttons allowed , not lose them to a third-party platform. The more Twitter can keep users inside the walled garden of official Twitter apps, the more money it can make.

Twitter Cheat Sheet

Josh S Peters

Today I was speaking with one of my coaching clients and he asked me “Is there a Twitter cheat sheet anywhere I can get?&# In TwittFaced (Your Toolkit for Understanding and Maximizing Social Media) my co-author and I cover Twitter basics and ideals extensively, but I have yet to do that here.Well friends, that’s what this post is. The Twitter cheat sheet is a quick and dirty primer on Twitter. Twitter Cheat Sheet. Twitter Cheat Sheet Advice.

Top 20 Questions You Must Answer for a Content Marketing Strategy that Converts to Customers! [podcast + free ebook]

Pam Moore

Heading straight to your computer, mobile device or video camera with the intent to start randomly creating and blasting out content before you have a plan will not deliver the results you dream about.

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. Here’s how it works: Download the iOS app to see who is streaming or click this link to see who’s streaming #meerkat on TwitterUse mentions on Twitter to comment or comment through the app and join the conversation there. Honestly some of the joy of Twitter is that serendipity of finding gems that you may have missed in your stream.

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The 5 Best Tools for Twitter Chats

Razor Social

Twitter chat is a conversation or a discussion about a certain topic organized by Twitter users.The topic is defined by a unique hashtag and you can take part in the conversation by following that hashtag. Even though this sounds quite simple, you may find it difficult to follow conversations through Twitter, whether you are using it on your computer or mobile phone. Here are our picks for Twitter chat tools. Social Media tweet chat Twitter

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Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

The world of mobile marketing has been in development for several years now and businesses of all stripes have “gone mobile”. The organizations that invest in mobile marketing are the ones who will see the most success. Okay, so you’re ready to launch a mobile marketing campaign for your nonprofit. Some of its best mobile features are: Google Earth Outreach is a mapping tool that allows supporters to see your work.

47 Social Media Statistics to Bookmark for 2017

Sprout Social

Statista recorded new Twitter users grew by 43 million year over year in 2014, but only by 9 million in 2016. Twitter Statistics. Since the beginning of 2016, Instagram has released a new feed algorithm, 60-second videos, a complete redesign and logo, videos in explore, Instagram Stories, stickers and hit the 600 million user benchmark. Twitter Statistics. Twitter continually gets pushed aside from its competitor, Instagram.

FTC Cracks Down on Instagram, Twitter Starts to Grow | Social You Should Know

Ignite Social Media

While Pinterest embraces its search engine reality, the FTC proves it knows how social networks work and Twitter starts to grow again, all in this week’s edition of Social You Should Know. For starters, disclosures must be clearly visible in the mobile feed without requiring the user to click “read more.” Twitter Is Finally Growing Again, Sort Of.

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. That said, the opinion that this may not be the best of situations brewing for my all-time favorite Twitter app was quickly formed. “Twitter loses control not only of the conversation, but the ability to monetize millions and millions of eyeballs and social activity.&#.

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. I met and fell in love with Twitter for all the reasons I stated above, and more. SHOULD LAWYERS USE TWITTER? . It is that unfamiliarity, those often awkward, getting-to-know-you meetings that Twitter can help peel back.

25 Twitter Stats All Marketers Need to Know in 2020

Hootsuite

Twitter statistics, we have them. Here are all the hard numbers you need to know if you’re planning to tap Twitter’s audience in 2020. For some brands, Twitter might seem risky or divisive—though whether it causes or reflects political polarization is up for debate. But for those brands who ‘get’ Twitter, the rewards are many. As with most established social media platforms , Twitter’s user growth has been evening out for a while. General Twitter stats.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Debuts New Ad Types, Vine Gets Direct Video Messaging

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube: Vine adds direct messaging via video (photo: Vine blog). Twitter. Twitter now lets you easily search for tweets by date range – Twitter’s advanced search now allows users to easily find tweets by using a date range (TechCrunch). ’s SecondSync; teams from both will join Twitter’s London office (WSJ).

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Email and Mobile - what blasts better?

Social Media Network Marketing

Friday, April 3, 2009 Email and Mobile - what blasts better? The recent understanding goes that email blasts are obsolete - when you compare this with mobile SMS. Naturally mobile is more on the move. BUT how much can you feed into the mobile? And then does email really work inspite of it rating above than mobile on certain parameters. The truth is that the possibilities of what mobile can offer are only growing, and rapidly.

Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

The world of mobile marketing has been in development for several years now and businesses of all stripes have “gone mobile”. The organizations that invest in mobile marketing are the ones who will see the most success. Okay, so you’re ready to launch a mobile marketing campaign for your nonprofit. Some of its best mobile features are: Google Earth Outreach is a mapping tool that allows supporters to see your work.

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. Facebook is forcing all users to download Messenger by ripping chat out of its main apps – soon mobile users will no longer be able to send and receive messages on Facebook’s mobile app; they will have to download the Facebook Messenger app to chat on mobile (TechCrunch). Twitter.

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Twitter Cheat Sheet

Josh S Peters

Today I was speaking with one of my coaching clients and he asked me “Is there a Twitter cheat sheet anywhere I can get?&# In TwittFaced (Your Toolkit for Understanding and Maximizing Social Media) my co-author and I cover Twitter basics and ideals extensively, but I have yet to do that here.Well friends, that’s what this post is. The Twitter cheat sheet is a quick and dirty primer on Twitter. Twitter Cheat Sheet. Twitter Cheat Sheet Advice.

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Direct, Twitter Mirror and Photos in DMs

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 Instagram: Facebook. Facebook puts its web feed in motion with auto-playing videos – shortly after rolling out auto-playing videos to mobile users, they’ve now arrived on Facebook.com (TechCrunch). Twitter. Social Media News Ticker Facebook Instagram Instagram Direct Twitter Twitter Mirror

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4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader

Buzz Marketing for Technology

4 Easy Ways of Subscribing to Feeds in Google Reader. Google Reader is a very popular online tool for reading RSS feeds. As a result, the number of ways to get a new feed in to Google Reader has multiplied. In this article we will take a look at a few easy ways to subscribe to a new RSS feed. Add subscription will take any a keyword, feed name, feed URL or web page URL and attempt to parse it to find the feed you want. t have an RSS feed!)

New Twitter Features Summed Up

Mindjumpers

Tweet Last week, Twitter announced some major changes that will affect how both users and businesses use and spend time on the site. In general, Twitter is being designed to make it easier for people to follow and discover stories, news, debates or other things they care about and over time giving better opportunities for brands to connect with consumers. Here’s a sum up of the most prominent changes: Twitter redesign. What’s Trending @Twitter?