Leveraging Twitter: From Tools to Tweetchats

Direct Marketing Observations

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Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

As adoption skyrockets, marketers are striving to optimize their use of the world’s most popular microblogging platform. Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December.

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Twitter Lists Are Life Changing, Threaten Yammer & Others

Socialized

The lists feature, with a few refinements, unlocks so many business and professional applications for the service, and fully implemented, is a real threat to Yammer , Presently and other “alternative” microblogging environments.

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There is no point in using Twitter for your business. Wait, Yes there is…

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: SEO/SEM Twitter microblogging social media

Most Twitter users don’t tweet-Is that a problem?

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: Twitter microblogging

The sea change in Twitter sentiment

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: Twitter david binkowski hubspot marc meyer Marketing microblogging social media Social Media marketing todd defren

Facebook Notes- Thoughts

Atom Thought

Essentially notes are social but less frivoulus than social network comments, notes are microblogs but more comprehensive than twitter, and notes are complete expression through an online dialry just like blogs but much easier to execute , maintain and share. Tags: Digital Discover Digital Feature blogging facebook notes microblogging twitter A few days back I penned down some thoughts on facebook notes and while doing that I found facebook notes really useful.

TWITTER CHANGES: YOU FAVORITE ME…NO, YOU LIKE ME!

Myrland Marketing

Social Media Twitter Uncategorized Button Change Favorite How-To Like Link Microblogging Social Network StarIt looks like our favorite… real-time micro-blogging conversational breaking news 140-character message hashtagging event-tracking Social Networking site. …Twitter, might be in the midst of making a little change to your Favorite button.

Blogger: Redirecting

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Push-Button Publishing You're about to be redirected The blog that used to be here is now at [link] Do you wish to be redirected? This blog is not hosted by Blogger and has not been checked for spam, viruses and other forms of malware. Yes No Home | Features | About | Buzz | Help | Discuss | Language | Developers | Gear Terms of Service | Privacy | Content Policy | Copyright © 1999 – 2010 Google

The Lance Armstrong Effect

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How To Start A Blog In 2012

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microblog. Starting a Blog is easy. Starting a Blog in 2012 is a little bit more complex. There's a Blog about anything and everything out there, right now. It's hard for someone considering a Blog to come up with a new and/or different angle. The topic can be as obscure as your brain can fathom, and odds are that a Blog covering that exact topic already exists. Pushing that further, it's somewhat hard to even define what, exactly, a Blog is in this day and age.

One Step Forward And Fifty Steps Back For Bloggers (And Society)

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What Is A Blog? The Question That Won't Go Away

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The Little Big Things

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Tags: advertising blog brandecosystem branding brueggers businessbook communications content fastcompany instapaper marcoarment marketer marketing mashup microblog publishing socialmedia technology thebigidea thelittlebigthings tompeters tumblr

Instagram Is Fastest Growing Social Network Worldwide

The Realtime Report

tablets (44%) are the most popular way to access microblogging services (Twitter, messaging apps).

How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Your business presence on Twitter is crucial not only for presenting a specific side of your company through microblogging and thought leadership, it also serves as a platform for real-time events. Guest post by Dave Landry. Nothing promotes event marketing as well as social media.

Jenn Herman’s Three Favorite Not-So-Secret Instagram Tips for You

agora pulse

“When there’s a new Instagram feature, function, or update, I will post an image and use the caption as a microblog where I outline all the functions and features in great detail.

Twitter Business Guide

Social Media Marketing

The microblogging site that allows you to update in no more than 140 characters at at time is deceptively complex and nuanced - especially for a newcomer. I was recently introduced to a compact guidebook for businesses trying to get a sense of Twitter.

Three Ways Users Can Help Keep Twitter Vibrant

Webbiquity SMM

“Dying” may be too strong a word, but the microblogging social network is clearly struggling. Is Twitter dying? That seems to be a common question right now, according to Google.

Monitoring What Others Are Saying About Your Organization

SocialFish

There are a lot of great apps out there, both low and high in price, with which you can monitor major social media platforms, blogs, news sites, articles, microblogs, TV and radio—and some even print.

Twitter IPO: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

on their first day of trading this morning, well above the $26 price set by the microblogging outfit and its bankers Wednesday. Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) has gone public. Learn all about it in these 5 must-reads. Ten Ways Twitter’s IPO Didn’t Turn Out To Be Like Facebook’s IPO.

Social Media Marketing: Burberry Launches New Campaign on 10 Social Platforms

The Realtime Report

The digital campaign is reaching beyond Burberry’s website to Facebook , Twitter , Google+ , YouTube , Instagram , Pinterest , and four Chinese social sites: Sina Weibo (a Twitter-like microblogging site), Douban (content site), Youku (video) and Kaixin001 (social).

Any Publicity is Good Publicity in Social Media, right?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

It’s the interconnected nature of today’s social networks like Facebook or microblogs like Twitter and the way they broadcast their messages to the world but also in the process creating permanent search friendly records that make them so powerful and also potentially dangerous.

88% of Twitter Users Follow At Least One Brand

The Realtime Report

The highlights: 60% of Twitter users access the microblogging platform on mobile devices. Last week’s events revealed several interesting new statistics about Twitter, including information about mobile use and brand engagement on the platform.

China’s Sina Weibo Logs 119M Olympics-Inspired Tweets On Opening Day

The Realtime Report

Sina Weibo, a Twitter-like microblogging platform in China, logged 119 million Olympics-related messages on the first day of the 2012 Olympic Games. Nearly all posts came from China (114 million), with 2.4 million originating in the UK and 2.38 million from the US. Sina Weibo’s official infographic estimates it would take a person 27 years of non-stop reading to get through all of the messages ( The Next Web ).

57 Social Media Policy Examples and Resources

Dave Fleet

Use of social networking, microblogs and other third party websites. Over time I’ve found myself doing more and more foundational work for organizations looking to dip their toes into social media. One of the key elements of this work, in my opinion, is creating a social media policy that fits well with the organization’s goals, culture and risk tolerance. But where to start?

Automatization of Digital Marketing with the Help of Services

Social Media Marketing

Microblogging subscribers trust their publications more, which has a positive effect on the conversion into a purchase for advertisers.

The State of Association E-Learning

SocialFish

Microblogging (e.g. Interested in the state of association e-learning? Check out the latest report from Tagoras on the subject. The report costs $149, but Jeff is offering $30 off through July for anyone who subscribes to his monthly Association Learning/Technology Digest.

Apologies to 140char.com RSS subscribers…

The Way of the Web

Unfortunately when combining that content back into this site due to the decision to stop having a dedicated microblogging site which was increasingly rarely updated, I forgot the small matter of redirecting the RSS feed to the most appropriate place. And when I was in the midst of doing it, I managed to redirect it to the full feed from here, rather than just posts covering microblogging, and obviously Feedburner just picked up the last 10 posts I made and pumped them all out at once.

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Social Media Marketing: The Know How's

Social Media Marketing

Before the age of social media, marketers had to create a content which was one-sided and company-centric but now with microblogging and citizen journalism, consumers can review the brand and connect with a whole lot of consumer base themselves. Gone are the days when social media platforms were just a means of socializing and a virtual school reunion.

Social Media and the Contact Center for Dummies (Wiley)

Buzz Marketing for Technology

One of the biggest challenges for organizations today is managing the flow of information about their brands, products, and services that occurs in social media channels, including microblogs (such as Twitter), social networking sites (such as Facebook), blogs, and online forums.

Businesses Use Vine as a Creative Marketing Tool

Mindjumpers

The popular mobile app Vine created a new genre in social media called video microblogging. Guest post by Amy Winters, who just graduated with a degree in marketing. She helps run a small theater, and she loves to write about entertainment marketing whenever she can pick up the extra work.

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Mapping the Social Internet – what part of the world is the most.

Mindjumpers

In general when it comes to upload of pictures, video or using a microblogging service the article clearly shows and probably to no surprise, that the more the users are active on especially social network, the more they share content.

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How to Write a Social Media Policy for Your Company

Hootsuite

and “microblogs.”). A social media policy is a crucial tool for any organization that uses social media. In fact, it’s a crucial tool even if your organization doesn’t use social media. Because your employees almost certainly do: 72% of Americans use at least one social media platform.

PLEASE Don’t Visit My Google+ Page! Here’s Why.

SocMed Sean

Its functionality lies somewhere between Facebook and Twitter as a microblogging service that also allows permission controls over who can and can’t see your updates.

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Social Media – Integrating with Other Channels

Proactive Report

While a majority of voting features, product reviews, user-generated content and RSS feeds are integrated with other campaigns, that is not true of efforts on social networking sites, blogs or microblogs. Social media marketing has gone from experimental to must-have.

Four Areas that Digital Marketers Need to Continue to Focus On

Direct Marketing Observations

Twitter ain’t going anywhere -From cars that tweet , to marketers figuring out newfound ways to leverage the power of microblogging and actually driving awareness and making money-Twitter is hitting some good times. Should we be amazed anymore at how fast digital is moving? Honestly no.

How Journalists Use Social Media to Report the News

Proactive Report

regularly use microblogs such as Twitter for gathering information and reporting their stories. A new report from the Indiana University School of Journalism shows how US jouranlist are using social media to report the news. Based on online interviews with 1,080 U.S.

Why Your Marketing Needs Real-Time Data

Buzz Marketing for Technology

We created a custom audience based on social data from blogs, microblogs, social networks, and forums. Another Advertising Week in New York is upon us and so far I have seen some great presentations from companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Quantcast, comScore, and even Yahoo!

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Social Media for the Boardroom

Buzz Marketing for Technology

They identified around 60 Million conversations (per year) across blogs, microblogs such as Twitter, discussion forums and social networks like Facebook and other enabling technologies such as YouTube, Vimeo and Flickr relating to Energy.