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.

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.

Twitter for companies

Sherrilynne Starkie

This is a cool info graphic with some interesting statistics about Twitter and how French businesses use it. Twitter for companies infographic. Twitter Engagement Cheat Sheet [Infographic]. How to change your Twitter Name [video]. Headline Social Media Twitter infographi

Twitter UK Launches #OneTweetCV Job Application Program

Social Media Today

According to Twitter UK, younger applicants already are Can you demonstrate your suitability for an advertised role via tweet?

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.

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.

Twitter Rolls Out Audio-Only Live-Streams on Twitter and Periscope

Social Media Today

Twitter is rolling out new audio only live-streams, providing new opportunities to connect with audiences

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.

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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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

7 Tips for Going Live on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter

Social Media Today

Sharing live video content can be a great way to boost engagement on your social channels - but it can also be intimidating. Here are some tips to help

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.

Twitter Expands In-Stream Video Ads to All Regions

Social Media Today

Twitter is giving advertisers more options with its in-stream video ads by opening up reach to all regions

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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.

How to Increase Organic Traffic and Conversions from Twitter

Social Media Today

Generating more leads on Twitter is not only possible, but something we should all be striving for as a primary goal in social media marketing

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.

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.

Tweet All The Twitters [pic]

Waxing UnLyrical

Some days you just need to tweet all the Twitters. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Tweet All The Twitters [pic]. Social Media humor TwitterRight? Off with you. Have a great weekend!

Elevator Pitch or Twitter Pitch?

Waxing UnLyrical

While I believe most journalists these days are using Twitter, the PR industry, at least in India, is still catching up to that platform. “Now that we have social media, how about replacing that with a Twitter pitch?” Elevator Pitch or Twitter Pitch?

18 Tweetable Twitter Tips for Newbies

Waxing UnLyrical

For those of us who’ve been using Twitter for a while, we sometimes forget that there are new adopters of the network every day. Trying to figure out Twitter back in the day was bad enough; can you imagine what it’s like these days? Include a link in your Twitter profile.

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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.

Cartoon: Corporate Twitter

Dave Fleet

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

Twitter for Business – How to Develop Your Strategy, Plan, and Persona That Delivers Results

Pam Moore

Twitter is one of the most powerful social networks to help business and marketing leaders increase brand awareness, establish thought leadership, ignite personal brands and nurture relationships that bring great benefit in both business and life. How I got started using Twitter.

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How To Use Twitter For PR

Waxing UnLyrical

When I first started writing this post, I was going to call it “How I Use Twitter.” ” Then I thought again, because a) I’m not as frenetically active on Twitter these days as I used to be, and b) who the heck cares how I use Twitter?

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Twitter, Twitter, Twitter

Social Media Citizens

How Nonprofit Pros Use Twitter

SocialFish

————— According to the most recent Nonprofit Communications Trends Report , 76% percent of nonprofits are now using Twitter. Twitter can be used to distribute news about your organization and your stories. I love Twitter for media relations.

7 Enticing Twitter Tactics for Your Business Outreach

Socialmedia.biz

The Best Twitter Thread Practices! Yes, Twitter threads are great! Never create a Twitter thread with tweets not related by a common context. Twitter Polls. Twitter polls are some of the best ways to keep the audience engaged with your brand. Thread On.

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.

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: .

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.

Top Twitter trends for 2011

Sherrilynne Starkie

This infographic describes the top trends on Twitter last year. Featured Social Media Twitter Betty White Facebook Online Communities Social network Viral video YouTubeIt’s a snapshot of popular and youth culture.

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Twitter Changes User Profiles

The Social Media Incubator

On Tuesday, April 8, Twitter announced they will be updating their site with a whole new profile design for Twitter users. The update is rolling out to a small group of users today, and new Twitter users will get the new profile design.

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.

Is Twitter Media Studio Twitter’s Best Kept Secret?

agora pulse

Twitter Media Studio is a dashboard for uploading, managing and scheduling media tweets. Could this be Twitter’s best scheduling tool yet? They messed up their Twitter scheduling. If you look at the @apple account today on Twitter you won’t find any tweets.

Twitter Analytics For All Users Now Available

Firebelly

Twitter is finally providing all users with data on their tweets. Blog Social Media Twitter twitter analytics Numbers nerds rejoice! Previously, this information was only available to advertisers and a limited number of other users.

Will Twitter Own Live Event Updates?

Ignite Social Media

Oh, Twitter. Where Twitter may struggle with some of the above, they are a great source for keeping up on live events. Twitter is your place to be, and they’re working hard to stay that way. Now, Twitter wants to get all algorithm-y by sending users updates based on interests. Twitter is going beyond sports with this (unless all you tweet about is sports) and will tailor the top of your timeline to events they think you’ll find relevant.