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12 Social Media Tips for Non-Profits

Utilizing social media to tell your non-profits’ story is a fantastic way to build community, but are you doing it right? Let me guess, you have many hats within your organization and you wish you had MORE time to manage your non-profit’s social media pages. In this post, I’ll give you 12 tips to help […]

What is Twitter?

Follow @Socially_Gold This short and sweet video answers the age old question…”What is Twitter?” It really does a great job at explaining what Twitter is, and what it can be used for. It mentions the main reason I enjoy Twitter so much…”You can get perspectives and access that you can’t find anywhere else.” Please share […]

Pepto-Bismol’s Diarrhea Grammar Twitter Mistake

A friend of mine drew my attention to a tweet from Pepto-Bismol two days ago. Pepto-Bismol tweeted the question “The most awkward places to experience, diarrhea, go? Notice the comma? The addition of this comma changes the meaning of the sentence. Instead of only asking about awkward places to experience diarrhea, they asked diarrhea, awkward […]

Twitter Allows Direct Messages From Anyone

Twitter has added a new setting to allow users to allow Direct Messages (DM) from users they don’t follow. As highlighted in the setting above…”Generally, you must follow someone before they have the ability to direct message you. If you check this option, any Twitter user that follows you will be able to send you […]

New Twitter Alerts This Week

Twitter Personalized Recommendations Twitter is ever evolving, and this week, the short blogging service is adding personalized notifications and alerts. This new functionality is based on the @magicrecs. Launching soon for Android and iPhone, Twitter will send push notifications with follow recommendations. The notifications can be turned on and off via the settings. Twitter Emergency Alert […]