What Twitterers Want: News. Twitter can be a lot of things for a lot of different people.
However, according to online ad network Chitika, more of them want news than anything else. Chitika released results from a study of its users, looking at what Twitter users want. Chitika categorized the sites that get the most links from Twitter. PR Pros Use Twitter to Reinvigorate Brands, Engage. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts operates luxury properties in countries all over the world, from the U.S. and Canada to Asia the Middle East and Africa. Aside from traditional promotions, one of the ways it connects with current, past and future guests is via its main Twitter account.
Several accounts are also maintained by individual properties. “We push out news and information; we think that’s valuable,” Mike Taylor, Fairmont’s public relations manager, told the Hotel Marketing Strategies blog. “We include package and rate offers. Hadopi_twitter_sptk. Twitter - Usage et tendances. 10 People You Won’t See on Twitter Anymore. This week Twitter announced changes to its Terms of Service spelling out that you own your Tweets, and that Twitter can place ads next to your content.
What's more, Twitter wants to crack down on spammers, bots and other bad behavior. The refreshed Twitter Rules that are a part of the new Terms of Service spell out a number of different reasons why you may find your Twitter account terminated. Everything from inappropriate content and squatting to selling usernames could be cause for you to get the boot. Upon closer look we noticed that Twitter is closing the curtain on at least 10 types of Twitter users we see regularly attempt to game the service. Here are the 10 people we won't be hearing from anymore: 1. You know who you are. Spintank » Spincase – Cartographie de la circulation de l’info s. Le 10 juin dernier, le Conseil Constitutionnel a censuré une partie substantielle du projet de loi Création et internet (HADOPI).
L’annonce a eu lieu officiellement à 17h. Shanenickerson.com: the 46 stages of Twitter. Il tente de tricher à son exam' avec Twitter... sur 20minutes.fr. Voilà les faits tels qu'ils sont présentés sur Internet: Romain, étudiant en école multimédia, galère pendant son examen de Flash (un logiciel de création d’animations) ce vendredi matin.
Comme il a Twitter sous la main, le jeune homme lance un appel au secours, vers 10 heures du matin: «En partiel de Flash, qui veut m’aider ?». Soymalau, lui répond. Comment les Ministres et les Secrétaires d’Etat utilisent-ils Tw. Cela faisait longtemps que je voulais faire une étude sur l’utilisation de Twitter par les membres du gouvernement français, j’ai donc profité de la pause estivale pour décortiquer pour le compte de ma société (2803 MEDIA) l’ensemble des tweets de chaque Ministre ou Secrétaire d’Etat pour essayer de classifier le contenu et voir ainsi comment les membres du gouvernement (ou leur service de com) utilisent l’outil de micro-blogging à la mode.
I'm Engaged! (4 Tales of Accidental Twitter Friends) Posted by Irene Koehler in Business, Networking, Social Media, Tips, Twitter on November 17, 2009 | 16 responses It’s true, I’m engaged. No, not that kind of engaged. I’m virtually engaged – listening to conversations and building relationships online. As with other networking platforms, I use Twitter primarily for business purposes. Still, as we all know, even when we network and use social media for business, we don’t talk about business 100% of the time, right? Along the way, I’ve met so many fabulous people. Aside from the strategic alliances, I encourage you to be open to the unknown. Watching: Ships Passing in the Night ( Jim Connolly) Over a year ago, I often saw this guy start tweeting just before I went to sleep and talk about ending his day just as I was getting going in the morning. Connecting: Networking in the Carpool Lane ( Cathryn Hrudicka)
123people acquired by PagesJaunes Groupe. [Austria/France] According to investir.fi and various other sources, the world’s leading people search engine 123people, which strives from Austria, has been acquired by the leading french yellow pages company PagesJaunes.
The company was incubated by i5invest and received VC money from Austrian Gamma Capital Partners. Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. It’s rather obvious that this acquisition makes a lot of sense for a yellow pages company that makes quite a lot of money from their online properties. People search is a huge market and 123people’s SEO seems also to be a technological asset that’s of interest for Pages Jaunes. 123people is currently seeing 40 million unique visitors per month and operates in 11 countries around the globe.
Jean-Pierre Remy, Managing Director of PagesJaunes Groupe, says he’s very happy about this acquisition and that it fits perfectly in their online strategy of people search. Russell E. The Million Follower Fallacy: Audience Size Doesn't Prove Influe. A group of researchers have proven something we already expected to be the case: your Twitter follower count is somewhat of a meaningless metric when it comes to determining influence.
To reach this conclusion, the researchers examined the Twitter accounts of over 54 million active users, out of some 80 million accounts crawled by their servers. They then went on to measure various statistics about these accounts, including audience size, retweet influence and mention influence. The conclusion? Those with the largest number of followers may be "popular" Twitterers, but that's not necessarily related to their influence. High follower counts don't always mean someone is being retweeted or mentioned in any meaningful ways. The findings from this research project have been published in an research paper available here on the project's homepage along links to the authors' profiles: Meeyoung Cha, Hamed Haddadi, Fabricio Benevenuto, Krishna P. How the Data Was Analyzed. Twitter Flatlining?