Is Twitter Dying?

Ignite Social Media

Over the last few years, concerns about a declining user base have made marketers question the state of Twitter. Twitter, though it has experienced some bumps along the way, is not going anywhere soon. Clearly, Twitter is doing something right if daily users are on the rise.

Best Practices for Twitter

Ignite Social Media

Twitter gives users the ability to stay in touch with their favorite brands, in a “happening now” atmosphere. We’re here to help you make the most of this social channel with these Twitter best practices. Twitter polls are a fun and simple way to engage with your community.

Twitter Launches "Twitter ArtHouse"

Social Media Today

"ArtHouse" offers digital strategy, video creation and editing, influencer and artist management and event livestreaming

The 32 Best Twitter Marketing Tools

Webbiquity SMM

While Facebook is far and away the largest social network, when it comes to driving B2B website traffic and brand visibility, Twitter and LinkedIn are tops. Twitter’s key strength is in driving traffic to informative online content including news and blogs. (It’s

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Nine years of Twitter

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter has been around now for nine years; during that short time it’s changed both the PR profession and practitioners alike. I’ve built an international following and have had many great opportunities come my way thanks to my Twitter profile. How to be smart on Twitter.

Despite Missteps, Twitter Reports Strong 2Q Performance — What’s Next?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is in the second camp. Though Twitter says mDAUs are a more accurate reflection of performance, the switch has been questioned by analysts recently and in the past. In the B2B world, Twitter and LinkedIn reign as the most effective social media channels.

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Twitter Cleans up Spam Accounts

Ignite Social Media

Twitter has been struggling ever since they moved away from their bread and butter of the reverse chronological feed in early 2016. The recent news that Twitter is overrun with fake accounts delivered a massive blow to Twitter’s reputation.

Will private conversations change Twitter?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Social network Twitter has introduced a new feature: Private Conversations and it just might be a game changer. Twitter says that users can create groups in just a few taps and when someone is added to a group, he or she will receive a notification.

HMV’s Twitter nightmare

Sherrilynne Starkie

Then last week, as 190 people were in the midst of hearing that they were losing their jobs, the company’s Twitter account was hijacked by disgruntled employees who live tweeted events as they unfolded. Meet the woman who took over the HMV Twitter account.

Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

Though it’s still one of the top three social networks for B2B marketers, Twitter is struggling. Twitter’s revenue is stagnant and the platform lost two million users in the final quarter of 2017. Just 10 (15%) of these event professionals maintain active Twitter accounts.

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Twitter Opens Scottish Twitter Visitor Center as Part of Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Social Media Today

Twitter has opened a Scottish Twitter Visitor Center to celebrate the best of Scottish tweets as part of the latest Edinburgh Fringe event

Infographic: Twitter facts

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter is now truely mainstream; it’s not just for the cool kids anymore. Featured Headline Social Media Twitter infographic Information graphics Online Communities Social network

How many Twitter users actually tweet?

Sherrilynne Starkie

In a startling admission by Twitter apparently, one in five users never actually tweet. A lot of these non-users are probably bots or apps that connect users automatically to Twitter. Twitter reach is defined as the number of engaged users plus all their followers.

6 best Twitter analytics tools

Unmetric

Brands use Twitter for a whole bunch of reasons. Twitter analytics tools give you key data points that are helpful in calculating your social ROI. There’s a host of features that will help you analyze your brand’s social media performance on Twitter and make better marketing decisions.

How Twitter & Facebook are making social media ads more transparent

Sherrilynne Starkie

Hot the heels of having been compelled to answer questions from a Senate committee hearing on Russian interference in the US election, Twitter and Facebook have both introduced new ‘transparency’ policies, features and functions. Facebook Featured Headline Social Media Twitter fake news

Twitter Basics: How To Get Started On Twitter For Business

yMarketingMatters

What Makes Twitter Different. On Twitter, you’ll find friends and family as well as celebrities, companies and strangers who may share your interests. Like any social network, what you get out of Twitter is based on what you put in and how active you are. Twitter is Viral.

Boosting Twitter ads reach

Sherrilynne Starkie

Twitter is taking promoted tweets to 500 million users, many of whom aren’t even logged into the social network, as part of a pilot program announced by Deepak Rao on the Twitter blog. The reach expansion sums up a year of advertising innovation for Twitter.

Twitter Update: Twitter Rolls Out New Profile Redesign

yMarketingMatters

Yes, now Twitter started rolling out its new profile redesign on Tuesday April 8th. Note: New Twitter users will get this new profile when creating an account and are walked through the account account process, so it’s actually a great way to practice using the new layout.

Three Ways Users Can Help Keep Twitter Vibrant

Webbiquity SMM

Is Twitter dying? Adrian Segar recently wrote, “The effectiveness of Twitter as a connective social media channel is declining…the rate at which users follow established accounts has slowed dramatically. Twitter’s difficulties are distressing to many B2B marketers.

How to Use Twitter as a Lead Generation Machine

Social Media Today

Looking to generate more leads from your Twitter efforts? Check out these tips

Twitter Begins Testing its New Direct Message Search Tool

Social Media Today

Twitter has launched the first stage of testing for its new DM search option

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Twitter’s enhanced analytics dashboard

Janet Fouts

Twitter has been slowly improving their analytics features for profiles and ads and it’s been very interesting to see. The new analytics dashboard shares top tweets, mentions, Twitter cards and followers on a month by month basis. Thank you Twitter! Twitter cards.

19 Noteworthy Stats About Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter Marketing

Webbiquity SMM

And Twitter has 330 million users , with 100 million of those active on a daily basis. Here are 19 stats and facts about Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram, plus six key takeaways to help you create a more effective social marketing plan. Eight Twitter Marketing Stats.

How to Master Twitter for More Leads, Sales and ROI – 14 Proven Strategies

Pam Moore

Twitter is an amazing platform to not only build community and brand awareness but also to generate leads and increase sales! Yes, smart and social savvy marketers know how to generate sales using Twitter. You can tap into the power of Twitter ads, Twitter video, Twitter lists and more.

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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.

Get Your Account Verified on Twitter

Janet Fouts

Getting a verified Twitter account is easier than it seems. Social Media Networks Social Media Tips and Tricks Twitter strategy TwitterFollow this guide to getting your own account verified.

Three Things Twitter Needs to Thrive

Webbiquity SMM

Though Twitter is still the third-most popular social media platform according to eBizMBA , speculation about the company’s struggles abounds. News outlets from CNN to Wired to TechCrunch to The Verge have detailed Twitter’s struggles to grow its user base, increase advertising revenue, and innovate new products. Still, Twitter’s best days may be ahead of it. Here are Twitter’s options: Image credit: agency:2.

Have we lost that loving feeling, Twitter?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Back in the day, when Twitter first launched there weren’t a lot of people involved and the conversation veered from the mundane (what I had for lunch) to banal (here’s a coding challenge). We started to fall in love about the time that Twitter showed up at SXSWi. Twitter for companies.

Twitter Launches 6-Second Video Ad Bidding, Providing New Options for Video Marketers

Social Media Today

Twitter is launching a new 6-second video ad bidding option, providing increased capacity for marketers to utilize Twitter video

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Thursday Roundup: Twitter Tips

Waxing UnLyrical

Social media platforms will come and go; but I truly believe that if any recent platform has had a dramatic impact on how we communicate, it’s Twitter. 6 Tips to Grow Your Twitter Followers. 15 People Every B2B Marketer Should Follow On Twitter.

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Twitter Updates Search Results with Additional Contextual Info

Social Media Today

Twitter has added some new, contextual information elements to searches, including trend and activity insights

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Using Creative to Drive ROI on Twitter [Infographic]

Social Media Today

What are the key elements which drive creative success in Twitter campaigns? Check out this overview

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Cartoon: Corporate Twitter

Dave Fleet

This made me chuckle. Recognize this picture? via the brilliant tomfishburne.com ). social media

Twitter Rolls Out New Detailed Follower Listings in Notifications

Social Media Today

After recent testing, Twitter is now rolling out a new follower alert notification, which will enable users to follow back from the Notifications panel

Ignite Your Week: Twitter Updates

Ignite Social Media

In this edition of Ignite Your Week, we take a look at how Twitter updates are aiming to make their network more appealing to brands by sharing insights and addressing their bot problem.

Twitter Revamps Twitter Tales and Launches Twitter Stories

Mindjumpers

Tweet Twitter released a collection of stories called Twitter Stories, which showed users how to best use Twitter. As Twitter quotes in its official blog, each story reminds us of the humanity behind Tweets and how they help make the world smaller.

Understanding Twitter: Best Ways to Tweet

yMarketingMatters

Twitter is a remarkable social media platform for your business. But if you’re new to Twitter it can be more than a little confusing. An effective Twitter presence starts with understanding how it works. To see your Twitter Home feed, click on Home: .

How to Participate in a Twitter chat

Social Media Today

Want to participate in a Twitter chat but don't know how? Here's a quick guide of how to join in the great conversation happening on Twitter

Twitter and DMCA violations

Janet Fouts

A little while ago people were making a fuss about freelance author @RunOlgaRun who noticed a joke she posted on Twitter being shared without credit. She asked Twitter to take it down as a violation of her copyright and they responded by replacing the tweet in violation with the text.

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. Here’s a sum up of the most prominent changes: Twitter redesign. As you use Twitter, the feature will be better at serving you content.