Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity SMM

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. As adoption skyrockets, marketers are striving to optimize their use of the world’s most popular microblogging platform.

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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.

Trending Sources

How You Can Use Twitter As a Visual Marketing Platform

SocialFish

Twitter has gone from being a fun microblogging platform to taking on a life of its own. Allowing gifs to play in feed, Twitter Video, full sized images that take up less space and still allow you to type in characters… these are improvements we can all appreciate.

Twitter Business Guide

Social Media Marketing

I was recently introduced to a compact guidebook for businesses trying to get a sense of Twitter. 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. Twitter itself is not a strategy.

Social Media Ostriches – The Corporate Hypocrisy Of Blocking Employee Access To Facebook and Twitter

SocMed Sean

Every time I hear of companies blocking Blogging Sites, Facebook, Twitter, and other Social Media sites, it makes me wonder what curmudgeon or poorly informed leader is calling the shots and what experience drove them to make the decision.

Twitter IPO: 5 Must-Reads

Firebelly

Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) has gone public. Ten Ways Twitter’s IPO Didn’t Turn Out To Be Like Facebook’s IPO. Twitter’s IPO Will Make These Men Very, Very Rich. By Laura Stampler This week’s Twitter IPO is going to make a few key shareholders a lot of money.

The Lance Armstrong Effect

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But, in the world of the real-time Web, mobile devices, Twitter , Facebook updates, YouTube videos and the like, what once was a brand's most powerful tool to communicate directly with consumers, suddenly becomes its worst nightmare. Suddenly, Armstrong's Twitter feed is nothing but digital crickets and virtual tumbleweeds. twitter. Much has been said about Lance Armstrong lately. Not much has been said by Lance Armstrong, himself.

Must-See Twitter

Social Media Marketing

One recent Fast Company articles point out how appointment TV has returned , because of none other than Twitter. Fans who have TiVo'd their programs had better steer clear of Twitter while their favorite programs are on, lest they have a barrage of spoilers come their way.

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

Twist Image

News breaks on Twitter in real-time (newsflash: Twitter is a micro-blogging platform) and Bloggers are often cited in both breaking news stories, digging deeper to find a truth and quoted as subject matter experts. twitter. What year is this? Instead of treating Bloggers as if they're not capable of reporting the news or having journalistic integrity, why not just elevate the journalists that we deem as "worthy" to a more professional status?

Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags

www.searchenginejournal.com

Home About Us Contact SEJ News PPC SEO Tools Social Links BlueGlass SEO Services Social Media Marketing Pay Per Click Online Reputation Management Content Development Mar 24 2009 Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags What is a Twitter hashtag?

How to Craft the Perfect Post on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Buffer Social

The way to get the most engagement on Instagram is very different than Twitter for example, – even for the same exact article or topic! In this article, we’ll guide you through the process of creating epic, engaging and beautifully crafted messages for Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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

Twist Image

Is Twitter a Blog (some call in micro-blogging)? twitter. By the way the conversation flowed at this year's BlogWorld & New Media Expo in Los Angeles, you would think that Blogging was brand new.

Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure)

www.interactiveinsightsgroup.com

blog archives about Services Contact Secrets of Twitter Hashtags (For Those Still Unsure) by Robin Broitman Still feeling confused by Twitter Hashtags- those words that start with a # symbol that you keep seeing on Twitter?

Instagram Is Fastest Growing Social Network Worldwide

The Realtime Report

Facebook, YouTube, Google+, Twitter and LinkedIn are still the most popular social networks worldwide, but Instagram is growing faster than any other social site, according to new research by GlobalWebIndex.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

After using both closely, the comparison to Twitter shouldn’t even be the case. Plurk and Twitter are two entirely different beasts. The only similarity is a 140 character limit for posts — so Plurk is essentially a microblogging platform.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity SMM

While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks. How popular is Twitter?

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

Myrland Marketing

Twitter, might be in the midst of making a little change to your Favorite button. I wrote about a few other changes Twitter recently made that really irritated some people, but this latest one is pretty minor in my book. Social Media Twitter Uncategorized Button Change Favorite How-To Like Link Microblogging Social Network Star

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. On Twitter, not so much.

How to Optimize Events with Social Media [Infographic]

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter. Twitter is perhaps the most important tool for communicating about events in real time. Events Social Media Marketing blogging for business Dave Landry event marketing infographics LinkedIn Twitter Guest post by Dave Landry.

50 Top Tools for Social Media Monitoring, Analytics, and Management 2013

Pamorama

You can search through a tweet archive for URLs sent via Twitter, including results for full URL links, shortened URLs, and URLs without the “www” prefix. I use HootSuite to manage my company’s Twitter account.

Observing Obama’s First Twitter Town Hall Live

Geoff Livingston

Attending the first Twitter Town Hall at the White House last week was quite an experience! For the first time, a President — Barack Obama — answered questions from digital citizens across America on the microblog network. What did you think of the Twitter Town Hall?

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. When I ask if they are on Facebook or Twitter, they all say yes.

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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.

Is this Twitter’s Tipping Point?

Jeff Esposito

There is no question that Twitter is my favorite social network. Twitter is not easy and the interface is bulky, new users like my wife, find it clunky, overwhelming and at times dumb. To prove that those claims are not slander, it has been estimated that out of 200 million registered users on the microblogging site, only 20-40 million are active accounts. Sure New Twitter and apps like Seesmic Look (remember the sensory overload launch?)

Twitter Lists Are Life Changing, Threaten Yammer & Others

Socialized

I am among a number of people who have had list functionality added as part of Twitter’s beta rollout of the new feature. I know it says “don’t tweet about it,” but when I first saw the list function I was so excited I tweeted “Twitter’s new Lists feature is a breakthrough.

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).

Apple Gets More Serious About Using Twitter, but Why it Doesn't Matter

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

If you take a look at any one of their four accounts , you’ll notice one thing: they’re not using Twitter to converse but to broadcast. Apple’s approach toward using Twitter is likely motivated by a desire to connect with their customers.

Master List ?(A Wiki of Social Media Marketing Examples)?

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Social networks Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Ford Drives U Social networks Automotive United States David Bausola Ford Scott Monty Organization & staffing Automotive United States Peter Kim Ford Twitter account Microblogging / Microsharing Automotive United States social brand index- twitter Ford FordDriveOne Microblogging / Microsharing Automotive United States Social Brand Index- Twitter Ford Where are the Joneses?

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9 Ways To Get The Most From Twitter

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 Paul Flint @fatmanslimming Casual Blogger and user of social networks. Fascinated by the growth and use of web technologies and their applications 9 Ways To Get The Most From Twitter 14 There have been lots of negative comments in the press recently about Twitter and that’s a shame.

How can multiple people use one Twitter account? | Shuaism

Josh S Peters

Home About eBooks Social Media and Internet Marketing Speaking Twitter Says You Are Here: Home » Microblogging , Social Media , Strategy , twitter » How can multiple people use one Twitter account? How can multiple people use one Twitter account? Written on January 18, 2010 by Josh Peters in Microblogging , Social Media , Strategy , twitter 1 Comment - Leave a comment!

Analysis of The Top 10 Twitter Users and What We Can Learn From Them

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

who has previously written a great analysis on the top 5 blogs and now is taking his evaluation to Twitter. Twitter is one of the largest social networking sites, featuring users from various walks of lives. The top ten Twitter users referenced in this post were taken from Twitterholic.

Leveraging Twitter: From Tools to Tweetchats

Direct Marketing Observations

Tags: Twitter social media marc meyer microblogging brighttalk

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.

Why Investors Need to Use Social Media

Convince & Convert

It is now widely accepted that Twitter has become the most immediate and up-to-date source of news on the planet. We investigate three of the biggest: Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook. Leveraging Twitter to Predict Market Movements.

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

Direct Marketing Observations

Twitter COO Dick Costolo who was speaking at the Conversational Media Summit in New York City, offered up that Twitter is now attracting 190 million visitors per month and generating 65 million Tweets a day. Tags: Twitter microblogging

Why Twitter Still Matters

Direct Marketing Observations

Recently I read somewhere that the demise of Twitter is imminent and all anyone wants to talk about anymore is Foursquare and Gowalla , 2 shiny new LBS based companies that are reeling in new users by the bushel. Sure I’ll talk about and use Gowalla and Foursquare, but that doesn’t mean that Twitter is no longer relevant though. let me tell you why Twitter still matters. So why does Twitter still matter?

How to Audit Your Social Media Efforts: 20+ Questions to Ask Yourself

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Follow him on Twitter. If you have your brand name as your Twitter handle and a portrait photo of you on your profile, you are getting it all wrong. I have seen people mix up colors on their YouTube Channels, Twitter profiles, and Facebook fan pages.

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.

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

Direct Marketing Observations

So chances are, you may not see the point in using Twitter and I don’t blame you. If Twitter is not working the way you want it to or expect it to, or in the way you were told it would work… Change it. But that does not mean that Twitter does not “work&#.

Koka Sexton dot Com

Koka Sexton

Koka Sexton dot Com Home About Koka Contact Twitter FULL RSS Corporate Social Media Reading List I’m a huge fan of social media. I joined Twitter on June 30 2007 and after a few bumps in the road, I was addicted and even wrote a set of top twitter tips.

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