Twitter Statistics - In-depth Report by Sysomos on Twitter's Growth Turn Social Intelligence Into Smart Crisis Prevention Find out how to prevent a social media crisis and protect your brand's reputation with your most powerful PR tool: social intelligence. How to Get Social Media Influencers Talking About Your Brand 6 tips to help you identify and build strong relationships with social influencers. Interested In Fashion? Here Are 5 Twitter Accounts You Should Be Following A lot of people get into the routine of following folks on Twitter that are already ensconced in our tight circles or find and follow us, so we follow them back out of mere courtesy. In this new series, I’m going to showcase people from various backgrounds and industries to help you liven up your feed and get inspired! My aim is that by following people outside of your comfort zone, you’ll start to make art, or cook at home more or take that night course for small business management! This week, it’s all about fashion. 1.
Embedded Tweets An embedded Tweet brings brings the best content created on Twitter into your article or website. An embedded Tweet may include unique photos or a video created for display on Twitter or interactive link previews to highlight additional content. Author attribution, hashtags, mentions, and other key components of the Twitter experience helps your site’s audience connect with the global conversation happening on Twitter. Let's measure what we do on social media Last week I had the pleasure to speak at the Stima #tweepshow on the KPI’s to measure the ROI of social media. Every CEO wants it, every marketeer is looking for it, there have been endless blogposts and discussion about the theme, but there is no general agreement on what the right KPI’s are and what exactly the ROI of social media is. I was invited to speak at the event and represent the researcher’s view on the matter. There were 2 very interesting client cases. One of them was from Elke Moerenhout, Brand Manager Baby & Hair Care Belux talking about the success she has experienced with The Zwitsal Facebook fanpage. She was able to bring a convincing story on how creating awareness, activation and content on the
On Twitter: To Follow or Not to Follow Recently, I have had students discover my @TheNerdyTeacher Twitter account and follow me. It usually only lasts a few days before they unfollow me -- a few days of my flooding their feed with blog posts, education news and Edutopia articles. The big question I get from kids is, "Why don't you follow me back?" I tell them that I have some guidelines when it comes to Twitter and following students. InDesign Style Sheets Tutorial Using InDesign Style Sheets (click here for Quark Style Sheets) If you've ever formatted large amounts of text in Adobe InDesign or Quark and then had to change the font, colour, character size or leading of all of the headings or body text, you'll know how time consuming it can be. It takes ages to trawl through large documents changing the attributes for each bit of text. And it's also an unreliable way to work - things can be easily missed or overlooked.
This Week On Twitter: Unspiritual Tweets, 100m Active Users And The 10 Worst Twitter Buzzwords Need a little weekend reading? We’ve compiled our top ten Twitter stories of the week, which includes a very unspiritual reaction on Twitter from a world-famous spiritualist, the ten worst Twitter buzzwords, how Twitter is the fastest-growing social network, Twitter announcing 100 million active users and a look at the effectiveness of social media marketing. Here are our top 10 Twitter stories of the week:
HOW TO: Be A Better Listener On Twitter 331 Flares Filament.io 331 Flares × This is a guestpost by Mandy Kilinskis (@ImAmandaJulius) from Quality Logo Products, more about Mandy at the bottom of the post. One of the earliest Twitter lessons for me was this: Twitter is a two way street. Even though it’s a great resource for spreading opinions, blog posts, and other content, you also need to know when to take a step back and just listen. What’s going on in your industry?
Calculate the ROI of Social Media inShare629 Guest Post by Jaap Favier, managing partner of The Small Circle What is the secret of bars? Why do we happily pay four times as much for beer in a bar as in a store? Olympics Generated 150 Million Tweets The 2012 Olympics in London generated 150 million tweets and Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt ran away with a big share of them, according to Twitter. The social network, assessing the 16-day event, found that Bolt's 200m and 100m races prompted the most chatter during the Games. The former netted more than 80,000 tweets per minute while the former generated more than 74,000 TPMs as they're known in Twitter's headquarters. Among the other highlights: Andy Murray's gold medal in the men's tennis singles: 57,000+ TPMJamaica wins gold, sets world record in the 4x100 relay: 52,000+ TPMTeam USA beats Spain, wins gold in men's basketball: 41,000+ TPM Other non-medal-winning events that generated a lot of discussion included Hope Solo's diving catch in the U.S.
12 Free Online Quiz Makers to Create Online Quizzes I often receive a lot of questions about how to make online quizzes for free. Here is a collection of 12 free online quiz making applications I collect after days’ collection. These apps will help you make quizzes for online use for free. Do you know of any other free online quiz makers that can be helpful? Please add your favorites in the comments.
How Do Celebrities Use Twitter? Interview With @cookwithjopratt Celebrities and stars in the food world use Twitter for a lot of reasons – promoting a new venture, to praise or complain about something, to share information, to spread news about a good cause. So I thought it would be fun to hear from the stars themselves about how they use it. Jo Pratt is a food stylist, writer, presenter and home economist in the UK. She is the former food writer for ELLE magazine, and has been Food Editor for GLAMOUR magazine for 4 years.