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How to Attract and Influence People on Twitter (The Ultimate Twitter Resource)

How to Attract and Influence People on Twitter (The Ultimate Twitter Resource)

Agents An agent is an animate entity that is capable of doing something on purpose. That definition is broad enough to include humans and other animals, the subjects of verbs that express actions, and the computerized robots and softbots. But it depends on other words whose meanings are just as problematical: animate, capable, doing, and purpose. The task of defining those words raises questions that involve almost every other aspect of ontology. Animate. Psychology of Agents Linguistically, an agent is an animate being that can perform some action, and an action is an event that is initiated or carried out by some animate being. The word animate comes from the Latin anima, which means breath or soul. We must inquire for each kind of living thing, what is its psyche; what is that of a plant, and what is that of a human or a beast. Aristotle's hierarchy of functions was based on his extensive study of the plants and animals known in his day. Competence Levels Avoiding. Artificial Psyches

How to Attract the RIGHT Social Media Followers for Your Business The benefits of an extensive social reach are clear, but how do you attract the right followers for your company? As with most inbound marketing, relevancy can make or break the effectiveness of your strategy. So to ensure you have a social media following that helps you advance your marketing objectives, start by identifying a set of core topics that reflect the interests of people who typically become your customers. If you're a HubSpot customer, you can use the Keywords App and the Social Media Prospects App to help with this. Finding the Right Connections on Google+ When you first sign up, Google+ automatically scans your existing connections to see if any of them are using Google+ and invites you to connect with them by placing them in one of your Google+ Circles. Top Influencers: You can find and search a list of top influencers through SocialStatistics.com's Google+ statistics . Finding the Right Connections on LinkedIn NEW! Finding the Right Connections on Twitter

Open Culture The Ultimate Guide for Everything Twitter Twitter isn’t just a cute way for keeping in instant touch with friends on mobile phones anymore. It has ramped up quickly to be the search engine of choice for some with its human driven results. Applications galore allow you to find friends all over the world with similar interests and keep up with them in real time. Businesses can form instant direct relationships with their customer bases simply by signing up and using the service regularly, and according to the models Twitter is trying out, they will soon be able to advertise to the Twitter community as well. It has grown into a behemoth that is hard to get your hands around, which is why we’ve put this article together for you. We’ve compiled an alphabetized glossary here for you so that you can just scan down the list and find the term that you are looking for, as well as a list of popular Twitter applications and instructions for incorporating Twitter into your website and blogs. Twitter Basics Then, set up your profile. Profanity

deanna zandt » A non-fanatical beginner's guide to Twitter (If you’re not sure what Twitter is, or why you should consider Twittering, check out “Why Twitter, anyways?“) Edited 1/3/2010 to include updates to Twitter interface over the past few months. Note 11/9/2010: This was written/edited/updated before Twitter’s redesign in September 2010. I’m hoping to update certain bits in the coming months, but for now, know that some references to the interface might not make so much sense. Thanks to a bunch of mainstream media coverage, a lot of folks around me are becoming more interested in participating in the Twitterverse. Sure, sure, you could also just Google “beginner’s guide to Twitter” and read a any number of other guides that have been written. Grammar and vocab First, it’s good if you can get some of the lingo down before jumping it. Following. Finding your people OK, you’ve got your phrasebook, now it’s time to wade in. On the left side of the screen, the second block down shows you suggested users to follow. Getting people to find you

First 3D Map of the Brain's Connections - GEARFUSE We knew anatomy could be gorgeous, but this is beyond anything else we’ve ever seen, and it’s guaranteed to be something you haven’t seen, being the first 3D image of a brain’s connections. Van Wedeen, a Harvard radiology professor, is awestruck: “We’ve never really seen the brain – it’s been hiding in plain sight.” Conventional scanning has offered us a crude glimpse, but scientists such as Wedeen aim to produce the first ever three-dimensional map of all its neurons. They call this circuit diagram the “connectome”, and it could help us better understand everything from imagination and language to the miswirings that cause mental illness. Photographed above is the 3D image of an owl-monkey’s brain. Link [via]

How To Attract 500 Followers In A Week Many people do not know how to use Twitter effectively, much less how to attract followers to his Twitter account. Do you know that only 5% of Twitter users have over 1000 followers? And that, according to the study, nearly 70% of users is related to the online world professionally. Create an attractive profile 1. How to Create a Time-Lapse Movie with Google Street View This tutorial describes how you can quickly create a time-lapse movie using Street View imagery from Google Maps and publish it to YouTube in HD. I made a short time-lapse movie today using Street View images from Google Maps and playing them all in a quick sequence with some background music. The end result, as you may have noticed in the video, is quite similar to the view that you would get if you were actually driving on that road while sitting inside the Street View car. This may have some practical uses. To get started, you would obviously need hundreds of Street View images. Step 1. Step 2. Loop { Send {Up down} ; Press the UP arrow key to advance Sleep 1 Send {Up up} Sleep, 1000 ; Wait for the Street View images to load in the browser Send, {PRINTSCREEN} ; Capture the screen and save the image to a file } Step 3. Step 4. That’s it.

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