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Twitter Announces Coming Removal of Separate TweetDeck App for Mac

Social Media Today

Twitter's canceling the separate app in order to focus on the development of the new version of TweetDeck

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Twitter Launches the First Stage of Testing for its New and Upgraded TweetDeck

Social Media Today

The updated TweetDeck includes simplified features and improved customization options

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Twitter Tests New Column Creation Tools in TweetDeck

Social Media Today

The new updates could make it easier to set up a social listening dashboard in the app

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Twitter Has Acquired Tweetdeck

Mindjumpers

Tweet Tuesday this week, the deal between Twitter and Tweetdeck was sealed. There have been rumours of the acquisition for several months now, but finally it was made official: Tweetdeck will be joining Twitter. Tweetdeck has so far existed as one of the leading third-party Twitter desktop applications. According to Tweetdeck CEO Iain Dodsworth, the Tweetdeck development team will continue to work largely independent and stay in London with the same focus and products.

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The Future of TweetDeck

Waxing UnLyrical

I wrote a post about the potential of Twitter to buy TweetDeck just two weeks ago. (To A lot of doom and gloom if you believe the people over at TechCrunch (they also broke the story that a deal was done between TweetDeck and Twitter on Monday). I don’t buy the doom and gloom declaring the end of TweetDeck. If Twitter bought TweetDeck just to shut it down, then Twitter won’t be around this fall. What will Twitter do with TweetDeck?

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Twitter Adds New Updates to its Improved Version of TweetDeck

Social Media Today

The latest updates are largely tweaks, but they will help to improve the broader functionality of the platform

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Twitter Updates Video Playback in the New Version of TweetDeck

Social Media Today

Twitter continues to refine its updated version of its native tweet management platform

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Twitter Tests New List Creation Tools in TweetDeck

Social Media Today

The new updates could make it easier to set up a social listening dashboard in the app

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Time Runs Out For TweetDeck Users On Macs

Forbes Social Media

Twitter will begin switching off TweetDeck for Mac from tomorrow, turning its back on legions of power users. Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Innovation /innovation Consumer Tech /consumer-tech Social Media /social-media

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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. Considering UberMedia was rumored to be in the mix to buy TweetDeck for $30 million just a few weeks ago, that’s very interesting news. “Twitter loses control not only of the conversation, but the ability to monetize millions and millions of eyeballs and social activity.&#.

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10 Twitter Hacks To Cut Through The Noise Using TweetDeck

The Social Media Hat

With the power and flexibility of a social media tool like TweetDeck, and these hacks in hand, you'll make your time spent on Twitter more effective and efficient

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Twitter Announces Scheduling Upgrade for TweetDeck, Changes to Embedded Tweet Grids

Social Media Today

Twitter has announced support for tweet scheduling with multiple images or video through TweetDeck, while its also cutting support for embedded tweet grids

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Tweetdeck to Facebook: See Ya Later!

Small Business Mavericks

Tweetdeck is dropping Facebook like a hot potato. But that’s not all that Tweetdeck recently announced on its blog. They’re also dropping some of their own apps, including Tweetdeck AIR, Tweetdeck for Android, and Tweetdeck for iPhone. Of course, Tweetdeck’s web-based platform has been increasing in popularity. The good news is that Tweetdeck is developing a Chrome app. I say, go Tweetdeck! Social Media facebook Tweetdeck

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7 TweetDeck Alternatives You Should Start Thinking About

agora pulse

There is some very real talk about Twitter offering a paid subscription to power users which would be contained within TweetDeck. Its mobile app is already gone and there’s a very real possibility that the desktop version of TweetDeck could be removed or upgraded to paid only. Maybe it’s time to consider some TweetDeck alternatives for your business. With 3,672,855 users, ManageFlitter is certainly a viable TweetDeck alternative.

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Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: I’m Going Owl The Way

Jason Yormark

For quite some time Tweetdeck was my preferred choice when it came to social media management software. And for awhile Tweetdeck was meeting my needs, but I just grew increasingly more frustrated with performance issues with the Adobe Air platform. It certainly doesn’t suffer from the slow downs I experienced with Tweetdeck. So here is my short list of things so far that have me loving Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: Tabs – Love the tabs. Social Media Software

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Seven Key Categories of Social Media Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

But that first impression may instead come from the company’s social media presence (and if not the first, very often the second). That fact alone shows the importance of building a solid social media as well as website presence. Social media is actually even bigger than that, though. As Tim Hughes has written, ” Social media is a common thread across the whole of the enterprise and it’s time to treat it strategically.”

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24 Tools Every Social Media Manager Should Use

Visually SM

Social media tools are essential for a smart business to manage important channels in their Digital Marketing routine. The good news is that as social media has grown up, so have the tools available to help you master it. Sprout Social. Tweetdeck.

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Five content marketing tricks of a great social media consultant

Sherrilynne Starkie

As in most professions, an experienced social media consultant knows certain tricks of the trade to content marketing work better, faster, easier. There is no doubt that social media, when done right, is a time suck. A social media consultant should invested in productive work, and use automation to perform repetitive tasks. There are free tools such as Google Alerts, Social Mention and Mentionmapp. Special Tricks.

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Monday Morning Reads: TweetDeck, Black Hat SEO, Facebook Pages

Dave Fleet

Lots to cover in this week’s reads – TweetDeck, link farming, Facebook newsfeed and the new Pages layout; social media in emergencies and a few networking tips to round things out. Bill Gross’ Twitter Ecosystem Empire Just Acquired TweetDeck. The latest in the line of acquisitions: the mighty TweetDeck. TweetDeck acquired. Mashable: How We Use Social Media During Emergencies. Social media in emergencies.

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22 Expert Guides and Reviews of 200+ Social Media Tools

Webbiquity SMM

As social media marketing has become ubiquitous ( 88% of marketers say social media is important for their businesses), hundreds of new tools have developed just in the past few years: tools for social media management, monitoring, measurement, automation, identifying influencers, creating graphical content, and more. Image credit: Buddy Media. 7 Social Media Tools to Boost Your Effectiveness in a Noisy World by Seriously Social.

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Will the CoTweet gamble pay off?

Sherrilynne Starkie

CoTweet , the easy-to-use and fantastically handy social media tool that lets many individuals to collaborate on publishing content on Twitter, is going the way of the Dodo in a few weeks. The company says: “We want to express our sincere thanks to those who have helped us evolve CoTweet into the leading social media management solution. Will people be prepared to pay enterprise-type fees for enterprise social media software?

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Facebook’s new update scheduler

Sherrilynne Starkie

Will this new function put TweetDeck , SocialOomph and HootSuite out of business? 10 Easy-To-Digest Small Business Social Media Tips. Facebook Featured Social Media Facebook features HootSuite SocialOomph TweetdeckFor the first time, Facebook page administrators can schedule updates now to be published in the future.

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Social Media Tools, Apps, Resources and Plugins

Harp Interactive

Tools for an Engaged Social Presence. I am always interested in finding the best and latest tools to enhance and expedite the social media experiences, maintenance and growth for Harp and for our clients. Following is an abbreviated list of useful tools, resources and/or apps with links and short descriptions that you may want to incorporate into your daily social media practice. Taweet (beta) is a social calendar and event promotion application for Twitter.

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A Brief History of Social Media [Infographic]

Oktopost

Social media has come a long way from when it first appeared on the web. Long before any of us knew or understood the potential behind social media, the first iterations were popping up to connect us all to the rest of the world. Social Media Today.

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What does a social media analyst do?

Unmetric

Now that social media is mainstream with every company, the demand for marketers with social media skills is higher than ever. The importance of having a dedicated person to monitor a company’s social media presence and derive insights for successful marketing practices is the need of the hour. Enter social media analysts. So what does a social media analyst do? What is the purpose of having a social media analyst?

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11 best social media listening tools

Unmetric

Social media listening goes beyond just looking at your emails and notifications for @mentions of your brand. To avoid such mishaps what you need is a social media listening tool. As humans, it’s impossible to have an ear to the ground at all times for mentions of your brand, but with a dedicated social media listening tool that just might be doable. Is there a difference between social media monitoring and social media listening?

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Think Twice About Automating Your Social Media Efforts

SocMed Sean

I recently participate in an Twitter chat where the conversation turned to whether or not it’s a good idea to automate social media activities. 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. Do you automate your social media activities?

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ICYMI – Digital Wake, Tweetdeck, Snapchat

Danny WhatMough

Here’s my weekly round-up of things you need to know and might have missed this last week in the world of digital PR and social media. Twitter launches Tweetdeck teams. Want this in your inbox each week? Subscribe here. Max Tatton-Brown and I recorded our latest version of Digital Wake this week. Listen to it here. Sky News becomes the first UK specific channel on Snapchat. Facebook rolls out dynamic product ads.

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

Waxing UnLyrical

A staggering 74 percent of Internet-using adults are active on at least one social networking website. And with more than 3 billion users online , that amounts to almost 2 billion social network users. The sheer amount of traffic that social media sites see every day makes it an insurmountable task to manage multiple social profiles manually. Social media automation addresses this challenge beautifully. TweetDeck.

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5 Must Have Social Media & Productivity Chrome Extensions

Jason Yormark

With my increased usage, I’ve come across a variety of social media themed extensions that I have tried out, and the following 5 are the ones I find the most useful and worthy of my screen real estate. HootSuite Hootlet – Obviously more useful if you are using HootSuite, but useful nonetheless, the Hootlet extension allows you to quickly and easily share web links to your social media channels. Hootsuite vs Tweetdeck: I’m Going Owl The Way.

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Social Media Efficiency

Janet Fouts

The number one question I get about social media is: “How can I do all this social media stuff and still get my work done?&#. I mean, OK, I confess I spend all day attached to social media like an IV but that’s my job. You need a social media efficiency strategy. There are a lot of other things I tell people to do to streamline their social media workflow. Tweetdeck , Seesmic or Hootsuite.

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Don’t Be Fooled By Last-Click Analysis Of Social Media

Dave Fleet

However, one conclusion stood out to me: “Hope for the best, but expect the worst with social.&#. Could they identify traffic that came from mobile social apps or from popular desktop apps such as TweetDeck, etc? Zero detail on actual social media activities. How are we supposed to just agree with the conclusion that social media drove minimal sales if we don’t know what form that social media took, if any?

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4 Tools to Streamline Your Social Media Outreach

Idaconcpts

Whether you’re promoting a product, a service, or just trying to expand the audience for a post on your blog, social media has grown into a digitized word-of-mouth marketing platform that, when used correctly, can outcompete a billboard or an ad on television. Many companies, especially small businesses, might rely on Facebook while letting other social media outlets slide. Social media aggregators come in various shapes and sizes, depending on your needs.

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Good Or Bad – You Must Engage With Your Customers Through Social Media

SocMed Sean

Today’s post comes from Laura Clarke,a blogger and lover of all things social media. Laura currently works on behalf of Sentiment Metrics, a leading provider of social media management software. I appreciate Laura sharing her thoughts/experiences with customer engagement via social media channels! Never has social media been such a brilliant marketing and customer relation tool.

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The Top 5 Things Beginners Should Know about Social Media Marketing

Harp Interactive

What are the top five things beginners should know about social media? The question was asked in one of the social media groups that I belong to on LinkedIn: “I’m giving a speech for … and would like to know five hot topics you think. Following are some of the more insightful responses: Top five tips for beginners for any social media environment: Response 1. ISMA Certified Social Media Marketing Specialist for Harp Social.

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The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

In a previous blog post , Jonas made a summary of a report called “The State of Social Media Marketing” from January 2012 in which he outlined the key points and conclusions drawn from the report. The findings are based on a survey, conducted among 469 marketers from wide varieties of industries, company sizes and levels of social marketing expertise. Social media monitoring continues to be an important component of social strategy.

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

Convince & Convert

Also, at my social media speaking engagements hither and yon I’m often asked what tools I use. So, I took a personal inventory and created this overview of the 39 social media tools I use daily. Twitter Tweetdeck I use Tweetdeck for serious twitter sessions. 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.

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Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads

Firebelly

Below are 5 social media must-reads that we wouldn’t want you to miss. By Josh Constine Facebook Pages that automatically publish content to the news feed through third-party apps such as HootSuite, TweetDeck, and Networked Blogs receive an average of 70% fewer Likes and comments on their posts per fan, according to a new study by Applum, developer of Page tool EdgeRank Checker. By Cindy King Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.

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6 Free Social Media Monitoring Tools: With Tips from Experts

Talkwalker SM

Social media monitoring (often called social listening) is increasingly becoming a key part of a brand, company or organization’s business strategy. In a time where people of diverse ages and backgrounds take to social networks to post tweets, upload photos and write comments, it makes sense to track these public opinions for reasons ranging from reputation management and market research to customer service and campaign tracking.

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10 Best Social Media Scheduling Tools to Save Time in 2022

Hootsuite

Social media scheduling tools are some of the most useful items in a social media manager’s toolbox, whether you work at a small startup or a multinational enterprise. The benefits of social media scheduling tools. 10 social media scheduling tools for 2022.

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5 Questions On Whether To Hire A Social Media Consultant Or Do It Yourself

Jason Yormark

One might think that since I work at an agency that I’d have a predisposition to recommend outsourcing your social media needs. Not every company or organization needs to outsource their social media efforts. Do I have a strong sense of what social media success means for my business? Facebook likes and Twitter followers are not a measure of social media success. How can social media plug in to those metrics?

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The 6 Things Marketers Expect from Social Media Management Tools (but don’t have yet)

agora pulse

The World of Social Media Tools is an overcrowded, making it difficult for users to navigate the maze of features and pricing offered to them. But when you ask social media experts if these tools offer what they really need, the answer is often a resounding “no.” ” I’ve asked that question to 23 social media experts for “ What Do Social Media Management Tools Really Need?

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Social Media Strategist Jobs: Twitter Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth

I used to do “social media job of the week” but haven’t for years. The Twitter Curation team, which is responsible for Moments, sits within Twitter’s Global Business & Product Partnerships team, which works directly with media companies and high-profile users across sports, politics, entertainment, music, and news and delivers the best content that reaches, engages, and delights the largest daily audience in the world.