Who is Using Twitter? Twitter is the mysterious online cousin to the mobile text message and has always been branded with strange names.
Twitter users have often been associated with terms such as Twits, Tweeps and Twerps and have hidden their tweeting idiosyncrasies from friends and family. Like an alcoholic hides their bottles. Comment le New York Times utilise Twitter. Building a better nest: Inside Twitter's continuous redesign. It’s early evening on the day of Twitter’s holiday party, and the company’s headquarters are emptying out.
Michael Sippey, the company’s vice president of product, is holding office hours in the large dining area next to Twitter’s cafeteria, meeting with members of the Twitter flock to solicit ideas and answer their questions. A few blocks away, the party venue — San Francisco City Hall — has been lit up in Twitter blue for the occasion. Tweets from the event will be hashtagged #celebrate, underscoring the triumphant year the company has just finished. Pinterest. Eugène Schoen. “The average estimate themselves by what they do, the above average by what they are.”
Johann Friedrich Von Schiller What makes your brand unique ? Brand reputation is made nowadays as much online as in the real world, ask Nespresso or LeShop two successful and innovative Swiss brands. The State of Twitter in 2013 [INFOGRAPHIC] Eugène Schoen. Social Media Sharing: When Is It Too Much? You all know that my social media “first love” is definitely Twitter, especially when you look at the time I spend on it, how many followers I have, and the number I follow.
That said, this past year I have been spending almost an equal amount of time on Facebook, Google and Instagram, nurturing and growing my community on these platforms. And, occasionally, I check in on Pinterest. My goal today is to share with you what works for me on these channels. Twitter: I tweet quite a bit because I would like to reciprocate as much as possible. In general, I use this platform to inform, educate and inspire. Inside the Twitterverse. 25 Twitter Tips To Help You Tweet Like A Pro. Almost everyone we know has a Twitter account and have a multitude of reasons for what and why they use Twitter.
Some use it as a news feed while others use it as an RSS feed and some use Twitter as a messaging tool to communicate with friends and family. Aside from personal uses, Twitter has become an essential promotional tool for bloggers, Internet marketers and social media professionals. The question is then: Are you making the most of the time you spend on Twitter and generating the positive results you expect? To answer that question, we gathered 25 Twitter tips to help you tweet like a pro from successful, influential power Twitter users.
My best tip for those who are new to Twitter is to follow the ‘CBS Rule’. 10 Tips For Being A Better Listener On Twitter. Social listening is the modern marketing practice of staying constantly attuned to your customers, fans, and followers, leveraging their free insight into your brand or business and engaging in a two-way social dialogue.
Twitter is a rich resource for social listening, with millions of conversations proliferating daily across the network about a wide range of companies and brands. A great place to start, if you’re interested in fine-tuning your listening, is with Mention.net, a free (up to a point) service that’s like Google Alerts on steroids. But that’s just the beginning. For 10 solid tips on how to be a better listener on Twitter, keep reading. Eric Jacobson, a leadership and management blogger, recently wrote a post expounding 10 tips on how to be a better listener in order to improve your leadership skills. Twitter is 62% engagement, 38% broadcast, according to Brandwatch study. 2morrowknight: 16 People on Twitter Who Inspire the World. This is the latest post in our series, TwitterPowerhouses, which focuses on the contributions of people who've helped to expand, influence, and redefine how we view social networking.
What inspires you? The answer to that question can be found in the timeless words of a visionary leader or literary giant, the stunning beauty of historical landmarks and modern marvels, or the fighting spirit and the responsibility to support causes that speak to the very best of what humanity has to offer. Or, all of the above. Truly, inspiration is a brand than can never be oversold. Database Error. Twitter was never meant to be a social network.
In fact it was created as a message service at a private podcast company just over 5 years ago. Today with over 200 million users and serving up over 1.6 billion enquiries a day, Twitter has evolved into a real time social network that spreads news, messages, links and multimedia with energy saving 140 character bursts. It is also maybe the most efficient social network in the top five and that is part of its unique charm.
It is simple and doesn’t overcomplicate things….. that is why texting and SMS is still popular even with teenagers in a world of tempting rich multimedia. Twitter is still working out its business model with its only apparent revenue being “sponsored tweets” which are expensive and only make sense for a major brand to implement as part of its marketing plans. 12 social signals from Twitter that could influence search rankings. We know that Google uses hundreds of ranking factors to determine where it places web pages in its index.
We also know that social media sites are becoming increasingly influential on search placements. Charles Duncombe explored the topic on this blog a few days ago, focusing mainly on volume-based signals. I think there’s probably a bit more to it than that, or at least there should be. 32 idées de sujets pour animer le compte Twitter de votre marque. The Power of Connectivity on Twitter. By Lynn Ponder: I started my journey on Twitter in 2009 and I remember how intimidated I felt about sharing thoughts with total strangers.
How would I be judged, What would I tweet about, Who would follow me, Who should I follow? All questions were answered one day at a time, while falling in-love with everything about Twitter! Twitter is about learning, educating and inspiring, plus for me, a channel to share my passion on positive life views, spread kindness and genuinely engage with likeminded people. The magic of Twitter is evident just in the fact that by reading each others 140 character tweets, we are capable of developing friendships and business relationships in the same way we do in the real world, but this experience is completely virtual, and a mind blowing experience for me. Tips for Twitter Brand Pages. With Twitter making a lot of big changes at the end of 2011, one of the changes that we caught a glimpse of was Twitter brand pages.
A few select brands were given the chance to try out the new service, including Coca-Cola, McDonalds, Staples and HP. A new study from Simple Usability gives a bit of insight into how users are reacting to and interacting with the latest social media marketing tools that has been afforded to brands. Twitter’s first real attempt to compete with Facebook and Google+’s feature-rich offerings for brands is quite stripped down in comparison to its competitors, but it doesn’t really matter if the message is reaching its audience. Seven Things That Make Twitter Even More Relevant. People often ask me about which social network do I use the most. To be honest, I’ve never tied myself to any one particular social network and I use all leading social networks for definitive needs. I use LinkedIn as a professional networking and hiring tool, Twitter as a means for marketing, YouTube for video promotions and Facebook for advertising and customer service.
And I’ve to admit that I’ve liked whatever I’ve seen of Google+ so far as well. At the end of the day, I believe it’s all about relevance. I strongly believe that each social network caters to a definitive niche and that’s what decides how you best use it. Guide To Twitter – Tips for Small Businesses. In last week’s blog post I’ve tried to give you some tips on how to be successful on LinkedIn. This week’s post is all about Twitter. Being on Twitter is a great opportunity to market your small business. Want to tweet but don’t know how? I will try to explain the do’s and don’ts and introduce you to some basic Twitter tools that will make participating in Twitter regularly easy.
Twitter rolls out new look. Twitter has started to roll out a new look, starting this evening. A blog post announced that the company has simplified the design to make it easier than ever to follow what people care about, connect with others and discover something new. Over the next few weeks this will appear on Twitter.com, mobile and even Tweetdeck. The company said that after observing how tweets had started to ‘take on a life of their own’ since they carry so much content, it didn’t want them to separated from the core experience. Twitter To Launch Redesigned Tweet & Follow. Twitter has been sporting the blueish Tweet button since it was launched, and nothing has really been changed with it since.
I am sure that most people who have been on Twitter since the social networking giant’s early days know that in the beginning, Twitter used “Update” instead of “Tweet” to send out our thoughts and shares. However, since Twitter changed the label on the button, it seems things have pretty much been the same. Twitter intéresse les marques! Twitter Is Quietly Building A Huge Business. Twitter Users & Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber & Britney Spears. Twitter Make Intuitive Changes To Site: Revamped Replies And Activity Functions. Twitter Business Guide. 3 Tips To Increase Clicks On Your Tweets By 200% Twitter, faster than earthquakes. 10 amazing Twitter infographics. The Power of ReTweeting: The 7 Reasons to RT on Twitter. The Great Twitter Unfollow Experiment of 2011.
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Five to Follow on Twitter for Mobile 'Treps. Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Twitter Image & Following. How Twitter Giants Manage Their Time-lines. The Science of Tweeting: A Look At the Best Times To Tweet. Jeffbullas. Infographic explores Twitter’s incredible 5-year journey. How brands use twitter ?