How to Retweet the Right Way in 4 Easy Steps. Just see a great tweet?
Want to share it with others by reposting, AKA retweeting or RTing, that tweet? Cool! Sounds like you're getting the hang of how to tweet on Twitter. Now do me a favor, and don't touch that retweet button! Not yet, at least. (And to learn how to tweet to grow your Twitter following, download our free guide here.) If you've clicked the retweet icon at the bottom of a tweet lately, you may have noticed the brand new "add a comment" feature, allowing you to comment on the content you're retweeting if you want. Before this feature existed, users had to do what's called a "manual retweet," where they'd cram both the original tweet (or a modified version) and any commentary into the 140-character limit.
Now, some of you may have been avoiding this new option. In this post, we'll compare retweeting the old-fashioned way, which we'll refer to here as "auto retweeting," versus retweeting with a comment. Auto Retweet vs. Anyhow, ahem. Auto Retweet. Donna Svei sur Twitter : "Your #Profile Photo: Research Reveals the Ultimate Hack – INFOGRAPHIC #Twitter. Top 3 Factors for Winning LinkedIn Profile Photo, According to Science. 100+ HR Leaders to Follow on Twitter in 2015. How I Used Twitter To Get A Job Interview. 20 Twitter accounts every job seeker should follow for 2015 - Workopolis via. 40 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Job Search 2015. Welcome to my list of 40 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts for Job Search 2015!
This is my third annual list of Twitter accounts for job seekers to follow! And these aren’t bots, these are real, responsive people! Here is the list of 80 from 2014 and here is the list of 99 from 2013. My subjective criteria for selecting these peeps: I’ve scaled the list down to just 40 because I wanted to highlight the accounts that provided a blend of information. Most, if not all, of these Twitter accounts belong to people whom I’ve interacted with. I’ve included resume writers, career and job search coaches, personal branding aficionados, social media pros and recruiters to help you get a full picture of the topics you should be familiar with, because as you know, job search is so much more than posting your resume. How I Used Twitter To Get A Job Interview. Why Twitter's Great Quarter Doesn't Make It Facebook (Yet) Credit: Scott Hampson, Flickr.
The 7 Key Ingredients of a Powerful Twitter Bio. 148 Flares Filament.io 148 Flares × Your online reputation is your reputation.
And it better be good. The way you describe yourself on Twitter has everything to do with how people perceive you online. So how the heck do you do it right? In this post, we’ll go over the 7 key ingredients of a powerful Twitter bio–whether you’re a novice or a social media pro. But before we get into that, let’s first discuss the challenges of creating a Twitter bio. How Mute Erodes What's Great About Twitter. Following is fraught.
Twitter's simple-on-purpose social interface--you are either following someone's tweets, which means they visibly populate your feed, or you aren't, and they don't--has nevertheless led many a tweeter to obsess about what a follow really means. An endorsement? An expectation? ?utm_cid=Mash-Prod-RSS-Feedburner-SocialMedia-Partial&utm_reader=feedly&utm_content=bufferbf99a&utm_medium=social&utm_source=twitter. Ready or not, Twitter's new profiles are coming.
Announced early last month, the profile update will soon be required for everyone on the service. Beginning May 28, all Twitter users will have the new profile, which has already been rolled out to new users and some existing users in the past month. It's unclear how many people currently have the new profile, which features larger profile and header images, new timeline views and the ability to pin a tweet to the top of a profile page. Twitter did not immediately respond to Mashable's request for comment, but based on Twitter reaction to the design change, it appears that a number of users are still using the old layout (and aren't happy about the impending switch). The largest point of contention appears to be the new profile's resemblance to another popular social network: Facebook. How Screwing Up on Twitter Inspired Jon Favreau’s New Movie. Photo: Ariel Zambelich/WIRED Much like his onscreen counterpart in Chef, Jon Favreau has seen his share of Twitter meltdowns.
“On Twitter, I know a lot of famous people and I know a lot of people who have canceled their accounts. I’ve seen it go both ways,” says Favreau. “I’ve hit that send button and had that feeling of, ‘you can’t take it back.’ You get in the practice of never ever drinking [beforehand] and sleeping on a tweet before you send it. Chef, out this weekend, is a big departure from the director’s recent work on movies like Iron Man and Iron Man 2. Chef is Favreau’s most intimate, personal work since that 1996 film helped him break out as a screenwriter and actor, but it’s also one that reflects how many years have passed.
Thanks to the many famous friends that Favreau made over the last 18 years, this little film also comes with a lot of big names attached: Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Sofia Vergara, Dustin Hoffman and John Leguizamo. The 25 Most Retweeted Recruiters on Twitter. Some of the people on the list focus on helpful information for job seekers (examples: Steve Levy, Tom Bolt, Mark Babbitt).
Others provide information to help recruiters do their jobs (examples: Glen Cathey, Jim Stroud, Shally Steckerl) and thus provide great insight into How to Find People (like hiring managers) and What Impresses/Annoys Recruiters About Active and Passive Candidates. How to Opt Out of Twitter's New Photo Tagging. Why Twitter Can't Keep Crashing. Illustration: Yiying Lu Twitter was down for quite some time yesterday.
Once upon a time, that was an annoyance. How to Engage and Learn From Twitter Chats. Have you ever wanted to get a glimpse at “the making of” a job search chat on Twitter?
The decision that we made (a little bit me and a lot of Steve Levy and Cyndy Trivella) to move Open Mic Career Chat (#OMCchat) to Friday at Noon happened because we had good metrics on that time slot for a chat and because it seemed that the regular followers on Thursday evenings were never able to get together at the same time. Yes, we do talk and prepare for these things! Above all else, the three of us agree wholeheartedly that it should be uber-organized but not involve heavy lifting. What we do is a gift… NOT a business. We are not searching for sponsors to monetize this, but it is an obvious place to help people if it is done right. In our daily lives we have the advantage of seeing those around us in 3D.
In order to keep it on track it is necessary to know some of the danger signs and how to address them. TacticsCloud: A Hot New Tool for Finding People on #Twitter. The search page looks like this: Use the Keywords field to search Twitter handles and bios. You can also add a location parameter and save your results to lists. The Cheat Sheet tab gives you a quick primer in using “AND” and “OR” for connecting keywords. Make Twitter Your Favorite Way to Meet People. Networking on Twitter is my favorite way to meet new people. And it should be yours, too. Here are two reasons why: It’s easy to respond to someone without being considered weird.It’s easy to find people who have the same interests you. But…. Never in a million years did I think one tweet would lead to drinks with the co-founder of a multimillion-dollar company. Dave Kerpen is the co-founder of Likeable Media and a New York Times best selling author.
The Top 10 Most Followed Resume Writers on Twitter. To get you started, I used TacticsCloud to pull together a list of the 10 Most Followed Resume Writers on Twitter. I searched on ((resume OR résumé) AND writer). You can see a screenshot of the list below. If you want more, go to TacticsCloud, copy and paste my search string into the “Bio Keywords” field, and it will give you the whole 998-person list. What's the Matter With Twitter? Not What Twitter Thinks.
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo has 99 problems, and revenue growth ain't one. The company announced income of nearly $243 million for the previous quarter Wednesday, beating analyst estimates by more than $20 million. It's on track to make a healthy billion dollars and change this year. Its advertising strategy is bearing fruit. If that were all, Twitter investors would be doing a victory lap right now. Instead, they're heading for the exits, driving Twitter shares down a little over 20% in after-market trading. Admittedly, user growth was disappointing — but a million new signups ain't chopped liver. As Stock Plummets, Twitter Finds Itself Desperate for New Users. Twitter CEO Dick Costolo. No, Twitter isn’t ready for prime time. On Wednesday, the microblogging outfit released its first-ever quarterly report, after going public this fall, and the numbers show that relatively few new users are joining the company’s social networking service — a service that’s extremely influential but nowhere near as popular as a site like Facebook.
Over the last three months, Twitter user growth decelerated to levels well below Wall Street expectations, and worse still, existing users are spending less time with the service. The result: Shares plunged 17 percent after hours. The drop is not just a bad omen for Twitter in particular, but growing tech startups in general. Over the last three months, Twitter user growth decelerated to levels well below Wall Street expectations, and worse still, existing users are spending less time with the service. 80 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts 2014. By Hannah Morgan on January 3, 2014. Here's a Quick Way to Find (and Follow) Top Influencers on Twitter.
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So far, 2013 has been the year of expansion for Twitter, both from geographic extension and company acquisitions. Roughly 8% of the world’s population is now on Twitter, and Silicon Graphics International (SGI) along with the University of Illinois and social media vendor GNIP combined forces to map this Global Twitter usage. From this partnership, some extreme visualizations have been created that show Twitter hotbeds, communication paths and more data that you can shake a stick at.
The map below shows overall global Twitter usage. To no surprise the US, Europe and Japan were the hottest points on the map. One of the most interesting visualizations was this graphic that shows users who retweeted each other. Additional maps include the most retweeted cities, distribution of news, average followers and more. Using Twitter to Enhance Your Online Reputation - Job-Hunt.Org. I confess, Twitter is my absolute favorite social network.
Most professionals view LinkedIn as essential for everyone today, job hunting or not, and I concur. 10 Ways to Say “Thank You” on Twitter 12 helpful tips for engaging in a Twitter chat. Reputation Management Part 3: Be a Tweeter. This is part 3 of a 3 part series in reputation management across social media. Part 1 was about building your reputation by fully utilizing some of the features of LinkedIn. Twitter. Retrieve Info from a Twitter Chat. The Top 10 Twitter Clients To Help You Tweet Better - Blog - Marty McPadden. Twitter may not be as popular as Facebook yet but the social media platform has grown leaps and bounds since I started using the site in September of 2007. It is through this site that I had the chance to meet people from all over the world, but the best part of joining Twitter is the loads of information that I get everyday. Imagine having so many people to talk with 24/7.
This is particularly helpful for me considering the time that I also keep because of my work. 4 Tools to Explore Tweets and Personality-Type. The Art of Writing Great Twitter Headlines. 8 Easy Ways to Network on Twitter. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could develop a valuable business network online? The Most Complete Twitter Application List Available - 2011 Edition. I believe this is the best, most complete and accurate list of valuable Twitter applications available on the internet right now. To be fair, I absolutely have merged and plagiarized other older and outdated lists that I found (the larger ones are credited below). However, I spent a good deal of time to clean out the dead applications, delete the apps that were overly quirky or being developed, focus more on the apps that increase productivity, and add in many of the new great apps that have come out over the past six months - particularly in the productivity / business apps section where my primary interest lies.
I have also tagged the tools that cost money / have a premium option ($) as well as if they have a valuable free option (F/$). Best Twitter tips to improve your following. Social Media's Top Stars Share Their Tips on Twitter. Fantastic info. EVERYONE should use. RT @AvidCareerist, How TO Avoid the Top 10 Faux Pas Seen in #Tw.
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