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Twitter to Add Group Chat, Better Search and an Algorithm

Twitter to Add Group Chat, Better Search and an Algorithm

Anthony Noto, CFO of Twitter shares thoughts about how Twitter can be more relevant and easier to use. I prefer Twitter over Facebook because it’s easier to connect with other users who have similar interests from far and wide and it DOESN’T have an algorithm that dictates what I see. According to Anthony Noto, CFO of […]

By September 4, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
3 Expert Ways To Engage Your Fans on Twitter

3 Expert Ways To Engage Your Fans on Twitter

  A Sweet Way To Engage Twitter Fans Here’s a few valuable ways to engage your fans on Twitter. A well-organized social media strategy does not come easily to all brands, but some just get it. In this post, I’ll share three interactions I’ve had on Twitter and what you can learn from them. My number one […]

Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Twitter Now Supports GIFs

Starting today, you can share and view animated GIFs on http://t.co/wJD8Fp317i, Android and iPhone. http://t.co/XBrAbOm4Ya — Twitter Support (@Support) June 18, 2014 Hey Tumblr lovers! Twitter announced yesterday that they now support GIFs on the iPhone, Android and Twitter.com. GIFs are a series of images animated together to create a looping animation, invented in 1987. […]

Twitter Announces Pop-Up Notifications

Twitter Announces Pop-Up Notifications

Twitter announced on its blog this week that they will soon roll out pop-up notifications to their web interface. These notifications will be in real-time and will alert you when someone engages with one of your tweets. When you’re logged in on twitter.com, you will receive notifications if someone has replied, favorited or retweeted one of […]

Updates to Twitter for Mobile Devices

Updates to Twitter for Mobile Devices

Twitter made updates to their mobile app this week regarding how you share photos. These Twitter updates will make the sharing of photos more social…and awesome! These Twitter updates will make the sharing of photos more social…and awesome!…Click To TweetPowered By CoSchedule   “We’re rolling out two new mobile features that make photos on Twitter […]

How To Find Your First Tweet

How To Find Your First Tweet

Can you imagine? Twitter is 8 years old! They’re getting older, wiser and still picking their nose. To celebrate their birthday, Twitter released a tool to find your very first tweet, or anyone else’s for that matter. For our 8th birthday, we’re looking back at a few of our favorite first Tweets. You can too. […]

How To Create Custom Twitter Timelines with Tweetdeck

How To Create Custom Twitter Timelines with Tweetdeck

Have you ever wanted to group tweets together about a certain topic or event for your website or blog? Tweetdeck, a project of Twitter, allows you to do just that. In this post, I’ll show you how to create custom timelines with Tweetdeck. These custom timelines can be embedded on your website, viewed on twitter.com […]

Twitter Now Has Built-in Analytics

Twitter Now Has Built-in Analytics

A few weeks ago I wrote about how to add summaries to your tweets. Adding summaries is great if you have a blog or a website and you want to show a preview image and preview text (see example below) to your tweets. You don’t need to install Twitter summaries to have access to the […]

By February 26, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to add a Twitter Follow Button

How to add a Twitter Follow Button

If you are looking to add custom Twitter buttons to your website outside of the standard plugins, you’ve found the right place. In this post I’ll explain how to add the Twitter follow button to your website. This is a great way to get more Twitter followers too. I’d suggest including it at the top […]

By February 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to Delete Your Twitter Account

How to Delete Your Twitter Account

Getting tired of Twitter? In this post I’ll show you how to delete your Twitter account. Step 1: Login to Twitter.com Step 2: Click the gear at the top right and hit Settings. Step 3: Scroll down to the bottom and hit Deactivate my account. Step 4: Hit the Deactivate button** **Twitter will save your data for 30 […]

By February 22, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Florida Police Officer Live Tweets His Shift

Florida Police Officer Live Tweets His Shift

Have you ever wanted to go on a police ride along like Kevin Hart and Ice Cube? Now you can by following @BBPD and the hashtag #ridewithBBPD on Twitter. Officer Ron Ryan with the Boynton Beach Police Department will live tweet his shifts periodically starting 2/18. Jay Leno, may his legend live forever, included police blotter […]

By February 18, 2014 2 Comments Read More →
1-800-Flowers and Their Twitter Customer Service

1-800-Flowers and Their Twitter Customer Service

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day, the day that men are forced into buying flowers for their loved ones for fear of persecution. Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy buying flowers because I know how much my fiancée enjoys them. What I don’t enjoy, is the expensive delivery fee and service charges that are implemented on Valentine’s Day. I […]

By February 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Why Everyone is Tweeting #EsuranceSave30

Why Everyone is Tweeting #EsuranceSave30

The first commercial following the Super Bowl sure was a doosie! Esurance is holding a contest giving away $1.5 million. All you have to do is tweet with the hashtag #EsuranceSave30. The chances of winning depend on the number of entries received. Scroll down to watch the commercial. My Favorite Twitter Reactions to #EsuranceSave30 My […]

By February 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
JCPenney and Hamburger Helper Rock The Super Bowl

JCPenney and Hamburger Helper Rock The Super Bowl

At first the internet thought whoever manages the JCPenney Twitter account was drunk, but no, they planned the whole thing! Who kkmew theis was ghiong tob e a baweball ghamle. #lowsscorinh 5_0 — JCPenney (@jcpenney) February 2, 2014   Toughdown Seadawks!! Is sSeattle going toa runaway wit h this??? — JCPenney (@jcpenney) February 3, 2014 […]

By February 2, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How to Use Goo.gl to Shorten URLs and Create QR Codes

How to Use Goo.gl to Shorten URLs and Create QR Codes

Goo.gl is a service from Google that let’s you shorten URLs, track them and create QR codes. In this post, I’ll show you how to use the service and give you ideas of what you can use it for. You may be familiar with shortened URLs from their popularity on Twitter and Facebook. I’ll cover […]

By February 1, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Tip of the hat to Arby’s Social Media Team

Tip of the hat to Arby’s Social Media Team

If you watched the Grammy’s on Sunday, you saw a lot of action. One of the biggest headlines was singer/songwriter Pharell’s hat. If his goal was to make a fashion statement, he definitely did that…and more! He wore a top hat that looked similar to what a forest ranger would wear. It also looked similar […]

By January 28, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
How To Add Summaries To Your Tweets

How To Add Summaries To Your Tweets

A few days ago, my friend Jacob of  waitingfornextyear.com, asked me how the @NYTimes has a summary of whatever article they are tweeting in their tweets. At first, I thought they had a special partnership with Twitter, but no, anyone can do it. This post will show you the easy steps it takes to add this […]

By January 11, 2014 0 Comments Read More →