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TwitterPoster. The 100 Biggest Twitter Fails of All Time. Twitter is supposed to be nothing more than a space for people to offer short thoughts on any given topic.

The 100 Biggest Twitter Fails of All Time

Unfortunately for those in the public eye, Twitter is proving why certain folk shouldn’t be allowed to share anything without proper supervision. In a rundown of some of the biggest Twitter failures of all time, we see athletes, celebrities, politicians, and even your average fool fall victim to sexism, racism, arrogance, ignorance, and in some cases, their unchecked libidos. Be forewarned: Quite a few of the included tweets aren’t politically correct. Still, just about all are worth pointing and laughing at.

Check out the 100 Biggest Twitter Fails of All Time and be thankful it’s not your reputation being soiled. RELATED: The 50 Funniest Auto-Correct Fails Written by Michael Arceneaux (@youngsinick) ManageFlitter - Twitter Account Management - Over 575 Million Unfollowed. PostPost - The Twitter strip search tool.  Twitter Hashtag Tracking and Analytics. Twitterfall. TweetChat. Listorious: Twitter people search and lists directory.

Monitter : real time, live twitter search and monitoring. Locate the people who are tweeting near to you on the map. Find out where are they and what they are tweeting - Top Twitter Pic Trends and Users. PicFog - Quick Image Search. Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags. What is a Twitter hashtag?

Ultimate Guide to Twitter Hashtags

A hashtag is a way to unite global Tweets around some particular topic. Basically, these are tags that that help those who seek similar content discover your Tweets. According to the official source: Hashtags are a community-driven convention for adding additional context and metadata to your tweets. They’re like tags on Flickr, only added inline to your post. Best Tools to Summarize Twitter Hashtags. Using Twitter for professional purposes has become common since the introduction of hashtags.

Best Tools to Summarize Twitter Hashtags

Thanks to these modern marvels, it is easier than ever to draw traffic, catch the attention of a target audience, follow trends and manage reputation. For many bloggers, online business owners and marketing experts, it is becoming second nature. The easiest way to utilize Twitter to its greatest potential is through monitoring hashtags – which means getting a full summery of data that explains how they are being used.

This is such a big part of applying Twitter as a professional tool today that endless programs have been created to help you do it. Whether it is seeing the analytics of a hashtag, or just finding out which ones are used most often, these ten tools will help you do it. - search, find and discover interesting people on twitter. Twitcaps: Real-Time Twitter Image Search. TweetMeme - Search and Retweet the Hottest Stories on Twitter.

Top Twitter Pic Trends and Users. TOP 50 LIST OF COMMUNITY MANAGER ACCOUNTS ON TWITTER. Graphin' Your Stats. Buffer is a smarter way to Tweet. TweetDeck by Twitter. Twitter Directory and Search, Find Twitter Followers. Analyzing the connections between friends and followers. Tools to Boost Your Social Media Productivity »

Twitpic - Share photos and videos on Twitter. Twitter Stats by Twitter Counter. Directory & Location Tools. Who Unfollowed Me on Twitter? - Bookmark your Twitter links. Map your Twitter Followers. 5 awesome Twitter lists and 25 cool geeks worth listing. Although Lists isn’t a new concept (Friendfeed has had them for months) they have proven to be a great addition to Twitter.

5 awesome Twitter lists and 25 cool geeks worth listing

Lists make it easier than ever to categorize users and curate content for your followers and yourself. The ability to create lists does indeed add fantastic value to Twitter, and lists can even be grabbed as an embeddable widget that can easily be customized and added to your personal website. Looking for cool twitterers for your lists? Look no further. Here are 25 notable geeks, picked from five excellent tech lists. Twimbow - Colored Thoughts. The Rainbow vanished Hi folks, today is a sad day here in Twimbowland, In the last communiques, Twitter discouraged the development of new applications replicating the core Twitter Experience, called “Traditional Clients”, among which Twimbow is included.

They outlined some rules ( read here ) which disheartened us and now we have no longer enthusiasm to continue our adventure. Since our first day we tried to go along with the wishes that you (our dearest Twimblers) wrote in your feedbacks, and we tried to develop Twimbow accordingly. All those that earlier were just Twitter’s “ best practices” about their data visualization, have become rules too binding for us.

We made huge efforts to launch our mobile app for all the platforms out there, but, reluctantly, we cancelled those projects. - Community Management for Twitter that Makes a Difference. Twitter for Beginners: 5 Steps for Better Tweeting. Twitter is immensely useful as a utility for joining in the global conversation and sharing thoughts, opinions, information, and media.

Twitter for Beginners: 5 Steps for Better Tweeting

But for new users, there's also a fairly steep learning curve. For many people new to Twitter, the site doesn't immediately "make sense" and it can be a bit daunting. But there are things those users can do to make the service more useful from the get go. Below are five steps for new users to take in order to make the Twitter experience more enjoyable from the beginning.

New users have both third party services and built-in tools at their disposal to make Twitter work for them, and this post highlights some of the best. STEP ONE: Find People You Already Know. UID - What's Up?! TOP 50 LIST OF COMMUNITY MANAGER ACCOUNTS ON TWITTER. List of Twitter services and applications. This is a list of notable Twitter services and applications.

List of Twitter services and applications

Twitter's ecosystem of applications and clients crossed one million registered applications in 2011[1] up from 150,000 apps in 2010. These Twitter apps were built by more than 750,000 developers around the world.[2] A new app is registered every 1.5 seconds, according to Twitter. These various services and applications are designed to work with or enhance the microblogging service Twitter. They are designed with various goals – many aim to improve Twitter's functionality while others set out to make the service more accessible, particularly from other devices.

Some applications allow users to send messages (called tweets) directly while others give users the ability to create more complex tweets which they then have to manually post through Twitter itself. References[edit] External links[edit] Slipstream for / Twitter. How Twitter Stores 250 Million Tweets a Day Using MySQL.

Jeremy Cole, a DBA Team Lead/Database Architect at Twitter, gave a really good talk at the O'Reilly MySQL conference: Big and Small Data at @Twitter, where the topic was thinking of Twitter from the data perspective.

How Twitter Stores 250 Million Tweets a Day Using MySQL

One of the interesting stories he told was of the transition from Twitter's old way of storing tweets using temporal sharding, to a more distributed approach using a new tweet store called T-bird, which is built on top of Gizzard, which is built using MySQL. Twitter's original tweet store: Temporally sharded tweets was a good-idea-at-the-time architecture. Temporal sharding simply means tweets from the same date range are stored together on the same shard.The problem is tweets filled up one machine, then a second, and then a third. You end up filling up one machine after another.This is a pretty common approach and one that has some real flaws: Load balancing.