BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | SUNDAY, MAY 8, 2011
[Twitter] 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Women
Cheryl and I thought it would be a great idea to collaborate on this special social media project – and so the process began for creating the 2011 #Nifty50 List of Top Twitter Women. One source of inspiration was Twitter’s Top 75 Badass Women by Diana Adams ( @adamsconsulting ) and Amy D. What is it? Amber Buhl. amberbuhl.
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2010
[Twitter] 50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)
While a dwindling number of business executives still dismiss Twitter as a waste of time, recent research suggests it is one of the most valuable social networks for business. Awareness of Twitter has exploded; 87% of Americans said they were “familiar with” Twitter in a poll taken earlier this year, versus just 5% in 2008 and 26% in 2009.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | TUESDAY, MAY 13, 2014
[Twitter] The 5 types of company Twitter accounts: What’s right for you?
Did you know there are five different types of Twitter business accounts? In some cases it is entirely appropriate to “broadcast” over Twitter. recent trend is creating entertaining Twitter accounts based on fake characters. The post The 5 types of company Twitter accounts: What’s right for you? It’s that simple.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2010
[Twitter] 20 of the all-time best Twitter bios
Twitter biographies might be the ultimate creative-writing challenge. The only person on Twitter who doesn’t claim to be a social media guru. Do you have a favorite Twitter bio? humor twitterYou have 160 characters to spin your personal story! Here are 20 great mini-biographies that caught my eye and stole my heart.
SAZBEAN | MONDAY, MARCH 16, 2015
[Twitter] Finding Local Twitter Users
People can brag all they want about their number of followers on social media sites like Twitter but if you’re a business looking to convert followers into customers, it’s not going to matter much if all the followers you amass are located outside of your market. The post Finding Local Twitter Users appeared first on Sazbean.
B2B MEMES | MONDAY, JULY 25, 2011
[Twitter] The Perils of Corporate-Personal Twitter Names
In a post today on The Wall , Tom Callow addressed the tricky question of ownership of journalists’ Twitter accounts. If employees use a Twitter ID that combines their names with those of their employers’ brands, whose account is it? Along with its reporter, the BBC has now lost her 60,000 Twitter followers as well.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | FRIDAY, AUGUST 17, 2012
[Twitter] Why Twitter needs to learn a lesson from Apple. And FAST.
Yesterday Twitter announced that it will be making some dramatic changes to how it allows developers to use its “fire hose” of tweets in their Third Party applications. ” In other words, developers will have far less ability to create unique experiences around content pulled from Twitter. Tweet.
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2014
[Twitter] 3 Social Selling Templates for LinkedIn and Twitter Messaging
With social selling gaining momentum for sales professionals, inside sales reps are making their presence known in the digital sphere, specifically on LinkedIn and Twitter. Twitter. Twitter. Twitter. Unfortunately, that presence isn’t always positive. The result? It’s a common occurrence. The Introduction Template.
BIZNOLOGY | TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2015
[Twitter] ManageFlitter is my favorite follow/unfollow Twitter tool
suggested that nobody offered a web service that allowed Twitter marketers to simply and easily follow other Twitter accounts based not on keywords or hashtags or location or popularity but based simply on Twitter handles. Twitter has some very strict terms of service (ToS), most of which prevent any automatic follow/unfollow.
THE POINT | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2014
[Twitter] Social PPC: 17 Tips for Successful Ads on Twitter, LinkedIn & Facebook
Foremost amongst the competition are the big three social networks: Twitter, LinkedIn, and Facebook, all of which, to varying degrees, rely on advertising to monetize their huge user bases. However, it also drives much higher conversion rates (up to 7x, in our experience) compared to Twitter and Facebook. 4. Twitter. 6. General.
WEBBIQUITY | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2012
[Twitter] The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012
A year ago, the #Nifty50 honored 50 remarkable men and women on Twitter. We’re proud to acknowledge these 50 women from 41 different organizations as the top #Nifty50 women of technology on Twitter for 2012. She also hosts the talent chat (#TChat) on Twitter Wednesdays from 7-8pm eastern time. Stacey Acevero. sacevero.
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2011
[Twitter] Thinking of Starting a Twitter Chat? Read this First.
by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Anyone who’s spent significant time on Twitter has probably jumped on a Twitter chat, or at least seen one in action. You see a hashtag and, suddenly, your Twitter feed is popping up with questions and answers around a particular topic. good Twitter chat needs to be relevant. Twitter.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, APRIL 21, 2014
[Twitter] 50 Tweetable Twitter Tips You Wish You Knew Years Ago
Want to get more followers and increase engagement on Twitter? just want to make sure people don''t think you''re a space case on Twitter? Either way, here''s a massive list of 50 Twitter tips that will make you a more effective Twitter user, and that you wish you knew years ago. 10) Let your personality shine on Twitter.
DIGITAL B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2013
[Twitter] 12 Surprising B2B Marketing Spammers on Twitter
Mass following is frowned on by Twitter and if carefully managed, your follower ratio eventually makes you look like a spammer. But what if there was a way to get more followers without paying to promote your account through Twitter, hurting your follower ratio or filling your stream with an excessive number of tweets? Reachforce.
PAUL GILLIN | THURSDAY, AUGUST 9, 2012
[Twitter] How Twitter Amplifies a Customer Attack
Were he speaking it today, he might refer instead to Twitter. Twitter is the enigma of social networks. The hash tag (#), which was created by the Twitter community to help bring order to the service’s inherent chaos, has become one of the Internet’s most powerful organizing and amplification tools. Order From Chaos.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter is dying—and it’s all your fault
love Twitter. It’s my main social media outpost, my main information source, and where I connect with a lot of my friends. But Twitter is dying, and it’s all because of you. Then I go to a Twitter List of my favorite Tweeps. Continuing to scan my Twitter stream, I kept see the same posts, each tweeted by several people.
BIZNOLOGY | THURSDAY, MAY 8, 2014
[Twitter] B2B Marketing: Creative Ways to Promote your Content using LinkedIn and Twitter
Here’s a couple of creative ways to promote yourself and your content to users on Twitter and LinkedIn. B2B marketing and networking using Twitter and LinkedIn are different than traditional networking for a number of reasons. Twitter. great tool to use to mine your Twitter followers is Followerwonk. Then build another.
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, MARCH 3, 2015
[Twitter] 38 Incredibly Amusing Twitter Bios
Unsurprisingly, a Twitter bio is equally challenging. You mean to tell me that I have 160 characters (thanks for the extra 20?) to explain to the Twittersphere who I am, what I do, and why my Twitter is worth the follow? The basic Twitter bio above was generated here. Her Twitter bio is no exception. You bet. Bacon.
WINDMILL NETWORKING | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2012
[Twitter] 6 Twitter Contest Ideas Worth Exploring
Pin It Twitter contests help you spread the love – and reach important marketing objectives. Twitter contest is a great way to increase engagement, increase followers as well as increase product awareness. This is one of the fastest Twitter contest s you can organize and it is a powerful short-term contest. Sweepstakes.
SAZBEAN | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2011
[Twitter] 5 Strategies for Managing the Twitter Firehose
Twitter can be very difficult to use, especially for new users. A lot of the difficulty comes in trying to manage the fire hose worth of incoming information. The great part of Twitter lists is that they’re supported by most third-party Twitter applications too, so you can use them on multiple platforms and devices. 2.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | WEDNESDAY, APRIL 10, 2013
[Twitter] A Social Media Photo Sharing Smackdown: Instagram vs. Twitter
Instagram, the beloved photo-sharing site with an avid cult following, ( 100 million monthly active users to be exact), gave Twitter a swift upper cut just three months ago in a social media smackdown of sorts. What was the straw that broke the Twitter bird’s back? Instagram nixed its Twitter cards integration – Cat fight!
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | TUESDAY, AUGUST 9, 2011
[Twitter] Why Teens Don’t Use Twitter: A Teenager’s Point of View
But in the case of Twitter, this young crowd seems to have been left behind. According to Pew Research users, only 8 percent of online teens use Twitter. If Twitter wants to keep growing, it needs to reach out to this key demographic. What can Twitter do to appeal to teens? Twitter is more like going to a singles club.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter through a fresh set of eyes
I’ve been very fortunate in that my book The Tao of Twitter is being used as a text in at least 40 universities and I recently had an interesting experience when I got to sit in on a class that had read and was discussing the book. It was fun seeing Twitter again through the fresh of eyes of these students. Who knew?
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014
[Twitter] Case Study: How I got on a national television show through Twitter
And while I can’t gurantee it would work for everyone, I think this approach to using Twitter for media relations is scalable for other PR projects. volunteered my time to help get the word out on Twitter and Facebook. We found some of their Facebook pages but found ALL of their Twitter handles. Here’s our story.
HUBSPOT | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 6, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Data-Backed Twitter Tips You Should Know
To actually grow your business with Twitter, it''s not enough to merely tweet for the sake of tweeting -- you''ve also got to measure your efforts, and analyze them to see your performance. Below are five takeaways I''ve found from analyzing HubSpot''s Twitter account. How do you measure your marketing efforts on Twitter?
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | THURSDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter Adds Brand Pages. The Brand Pages War Gets Bigger.
by Jesse Noyes | Tweet this Twitter announced a new look on Thursday. Twitter’s Chief Revenue Officer, Adam Bain, told Advertising Age that brand pages on Twitter were a frequent request of CMOs. Twitter is a must-use channel for many B2B marketers. Yet, Twitter was only the top channel for 13% of respondents.
SYNECORE | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2014
[Twitter] Forget Facebook & Twitter: Time to Start Marketing on Pinterest & Instagram?
For years now Facebook and Twitter have been the two reliable social standbys, an oft-used, go-to social media marketing pairing equivalent to wine and cheese or beer and pizza (or in my case, wine, cheese, beer, and pizza). Don’t go overboard and pitch your Facebook profile or ditch your Twitter feed just yet. Follow @chrshorton.
KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES | THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Things Machiavelli Would Do With His Competitors’ Twitter Profiles
One such location is in your competitors’ Twitter profiles. And Twitter is a good place to start. In this post, I’ve put together a list of 5 key things that Machiavelli would do with his competitors’ Twitter profiles, to unravel the competition and use it to his own advantage. Twitter Counter for network history.
WINDMILL NETWORKING | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2012
[Twitter] Platform Counts! The Differences between Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn Writing
Even though Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter tend to get lumped into the same general category of marketing, they are actually quite different. Even though Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter tend to get lumped into the same general category of marketing, they are actually quite different. Twitter Updates. Facebook Updates. LinkedIn.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2012
[Twitter] 2012 #Nifty50 Top Men in Technology on Twitter
Last year, my colleague Tom Pick ( @TomPick ) and I introduced the #Nifty50 awards , which honored 50 men and 50 women who were leading the way in social media through their active engagement on Twitter. Once you’ve taken a look at these Twitter innovators below, don’t forget to check out the 2012 #Nifty50 Women at Webbiquity too!
INBLURBS | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
[Twitter] 7 Easy Steps on How to use Twitter to Reach Your Revenue Goals
New reports show that Twitter beats Facebook in US Mobile Ad Revenues This Year. This is a clear sign that Twitter users could be more engaged that Facebook users. New numbers also show that Photo- and Video-Sharing Popular on Twitter. Twitter users share 1.5 Steps how can you profit from Twitter? 1.
MARKETING EDGE | SUNDAY, APRIL 3, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter Search Tips
marketing strategy social media marketing Twitter Twitter marketing twitter searchSometimes when you are head deep in social media marketing you assume some of the tactics you use all the time are common knowledge. mentioned these social media marketing search tactics in a. Quick and to the point.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, JUNE 19, 2015
[Twitter] How Do People Use Twitter? [Infographic]
With over 270 million active global users , Twitter is a great platform for businesses to communicate with their current audience, gain new prospects, and drive traffic to their websites. But just because lots of people are on Twitter doesn't mean they all use it the same way. EDT / 10 a.m. Social Media Marketing Data Daily
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, MAY 15, 2012
[Twitter] Nominate Your Favorite Technology Twitterer(s) for the 2012 #Nifty50 Awards
A year ago, Cheryl Burgess and I published the first #Nifty 50 award winners, starting with the #Nifty50 Women of Twitter on this blog in May 2011 and followed by the #Nifty50 Men of Twitter published on Cheryl’s Blue Focus Marketing blog in June. Nominate your favorite technology twitterer using this form.
B2B MARKETING TRACTION | THURSDAY, JANUARY 31, 2013
[Twitter] 5 Creative Ways B2B Marketers Can Use Twitter’s Vine
To Twitter’s credit, the Vine videos I’ve seen default to audio off (thank you! Here is how Twitter defines Vine: Vine is a mobile service that lets you capture and share short looping videos. Twitter’s Vine might prove another refreshing example of less being more. Check them out. Readers, what do you think?
B2B MARKETING UNPLUGGED | THURSDAY, MAY 1, 2014
[Twitter] Twitter: It’s Not About You
The same is true of Twitter. Let’s face it, Twitter is mostly boring, cranky twaddle with just enough drunk celebrities to keep things interesting. Kellogg’s poured a heaping bowl of resentment with a spectacular Twitter campaign promising to donate to a children’s breakfast program for each retweet. But no. Uh-oh.
NUSPARK | SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 2012
[Twitter] LinkedIn and Twitter Advertising and Marketing Options; A Primer
LinkedIn and Twitter provide unique advertising opportunities for those who wish to target messages towards those audiences within these networks. If you’re buying online display for lead generation, you should consider social media advertising opportunities. Twitter. Twitter has a number of unique marketing opportunities.
WEBBIQUITY | TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2013
[Twitter] The Top #Nifty50 Men Writers on Twitter for 2013
In that first year , we cast a wide net, honoring those whom we felt actively engaged as brand ambassadors on Twitter day in day out, exchanging valuable information, and just generally being good, helpful people. Last year , we narrowed our focus to honor the top 50 men and top 50 women engaging on Twitter on behalf of the tech sector.
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 28, 2015
[Twitter] How to Leverage Your Twitter Profile for Social Selling
Twitter is all about clarity and brevity. As opposed to a LinkedIn profile, a Twitter bio offers much less real estate. So while salespeople can spend hours or days trying to craft the perfect LinkedIn page, writing a Twitter profile is not nearly as time-consuming. Keep this in mind when writing your Twitter profile.
BIZNOLOGY | TUESDAY, MAY 3, 2016
[Twitter] Reduce your Twitter followers bloat with @manageflitter @socialoomph @crowdfire
I’ve said it many times before: if you want your Twitter profile to be strong and if you want to develop both influence and clout, you’ll need to prune your Twitter following as rigorously as you would a prize Bonsai. Pluto plan, which offers everything but for only one Twitter account. ManageFlitter. Simple.
MARKETING EDGE | SATURDAY, MAY 28, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter Traps and The Social PR Paradigm
He is the Chief Creative Officer and founder of Strother Communications Group and a visiting faculty professor of PR and strategic communications planning at the University of Minnesota. [.] PR journalism marketing public relations social media Bill Keller New York Times twitter and journalists Twitter time suckHe is the Chief.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2013
[Twitter] 5 Ways B2B Companies Can Generate Leads on Twitter
Many B2B businesses have a Twitter account these days, but simply being on Twitter is not enough. It’s fine if you want to use Twitter as a news publication feed – but there’s so much more you can do with it as a B2B communication tool. Why not use Twitter as part of your new business strategy?
B2B MARKETING TRACTION | MONDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2014
[Twitter] The 6 Most Common B2B Questions about Twitter
Learning to use Twitter can be perplexing, because it has it’s own language and coding. In this blog post I provide answers and how-to’s for the six most common questions B2B companies have about getting started on Twitter. 1. The @ sign is used to designate a Twitter user’s name. Twitter Icon.
SOCIAL MARKETING FORUM | WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2012
[Twitter] Twitter Launches New Embedded Twitter Timelines
Twitter today launched an embedded Twitter timelines widget feature. The embedded Twitter timelines widget can be created from within your Twitter account if you’re not a developer (information [.]. Social media marketing embedded Twitter timeline Twitter
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | MONDAY, JANUARY 16, 2012
[Twitter] Chart: Where Did Our Twitter Traffic Go?
by Egan Cheung | Tweet this Have you noticed that your referral traffic from Twitter has basically completely dropped off since July 2011? Of course, there are solutions to track managed Twitter campaigns without using referrer, but they require you to manage the link that gets tweeted. Hello again, Twitter!
SAZBEAN | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2011
[Twitter] Sazcast Episode 35 – Twitter Analytics with Dave Peckens
Twitter Analytics – Why, What & How to Measure Your Efforts on Twitter with co-host Dave Peckens. Twitter Grader. 10 Twitter tools for better social networking (Webdesigner depot). Show notes. Here are the links we discussed in the podcast: HootSuite. Bit.ly. Twitalyzer. SproutSocial. PeerIndex. CoTweet. Klout.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6, 2014
[Twitter] Facebook or Twitter – Which is Better for Your Small Business?
So what about the top social media networks, Facebook and Twitter? In the world of Twitter, look no further than Tacolicious , Odell Brewing and Food in Jars. Twitter. Twitter, however, is composed of one consistently streaming news feed of content/tweets, no restrictions applied. Business vs. Personal. Staying Power.
SAZBEAN | MONDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2014
[Twitter] Sharing for Engagement on Twitter
No matter the format, be it Facebook or Twitter, LinkedIn or Instagram, you’re going to want to share content that occupies that magical space where your own interests and your customers’ interests overlap. When it comes to Twitter, sharing content can be a tricky endeavor. Well, that and cats. So cat content is king.
MODERN B2B MARKETING | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2012
[Twitter] Optimizing Twitter for Lead Generation
by Jason Miller Think of Twitter as the water cooler for B2B marketing professionals: It’s a vibrant community where businesses can prospect leads and congregate as thought leaders to discuss relevant industry topics. On Twitter, it is easy to quickly compose Tweets and messages aimed at those interested in your company or product.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | FRIDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2010
[Twitter] Research casts new light on Twitter demographics
This week they unveiled their first all-Twitter study and found a few things that were frankly a little surprising to me. A high-level summary: Some of the groups who are notable for their relatively high levels of Twitter use include: Young adults – Internet users ages 18-29 are significantly more likely to use Twitter than older adults.
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2015
[Twitter] What Star Trek Can Teach You About Twitter
million Twitter followers, Patrick Stewart , best known for playing Captain Jean-Luc Picard on the TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation, is definitely doing something right on social media. Six Twitter Lessons You Can Learn From Patrick Stewart from Oracle Marketing Cloud. With 1.6 Image Source: johntobias.com. Social Marketing
KOMARKETING ASSOCIATES | WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 2012
[Twitter] 15 Ways B2B Marketers Can Be Using Twitter
The ever-growing world of Twitter has unlocked opportunities for every type of user; everyone from emerging artists, celebrities, big brands, news sources, and B2B marketers can find a Twitter niche. Answer and Ask : Twitter is a network of asking and receiving. Promote : Twitter is a great (and free!)
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | MONDAY, JULY 11, 2011
[Twitter] Hashtag Stuffing Doesn’t Work for B2B Twitter Accounts
If your B2B company is just starting on Twitter and doesn’t have many followers, then you need to get more attention from search. The selected sample included more than 37,000 total tweets from 103 Twitter accounts between November 2010 and May 2011. Social Media 101 Social Networks Twitter hashtagsThe problem? It doesn’t work.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | THURSDAY, JULY 2, 2015
[Twitter] How to Use Twitter’s New Video Response Function [Video]
Twitter is one of the “OG” members of the social media landscape. These video responses could also pay huge dividends to businesses, large and small, that take the time to start integrating them into their Twitter interactions. Social Media Community Gary Vaynerchuck Twitter videoWhy, you ask? All rights reserved.
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014
[Twitter] It’s Time for B2B Companies to Update their Twitter Profiles
Twitter has rolled out new profile pages for everyone , but B2B companies have to log in to your account and accept the new profile. Thanks, Twitter. How big is the new Twitter image? What else has changed about Twitter profiles? Why did Twitter make these changes to Profile Pages? That is a good thing. Marketo.
HUBSPOT | FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014
[Twitter] The Anatomy of a 5-Star Twitter Profile
I don''t know about you, but when I first got started on Twitter , I was really overwhelmed. I had to pick my handle, find a flattering picture of me that wouldn''t just be awkwardly cropped from a group shot, think of a creative bio, start to tweet, etc., know you’ve seen those Twitter bios that just sound like corporate gobbledygook.
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2010
[Twitter] Facebook vs Twitter Infographic
Bottom line – Facebook is bigger but Twitter users are more loyal. Focus Roundtable on B2B Lead Generation Jeff Ogden (@fearlesscomp on Twitter) is President … Continue reading → Marketing Social Media Social NetworksVery cool info graphic. If you are into b2b lead generation, you should use both.
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | MONDAY, MAY 23, 2011
[Twitter] 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men
Today, Tom Pick ( @TomPick ), Online Marketing Executive at KC Associates , who blogs at his award winning B2B Webbiquity , and I ( @ckburgess – Blue Focus Marketing @BlueFocus360 ) present 50 remarkable men on our 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men list. These men are indeed using Twitter to rewire and reorient the Web. Adam L.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2013
[Twitter] How to Use Twitter’s New Timelines
Willard is all over Twitter’s newest feature, the custom timeline. She’s using Twitter’s new timelines to attract new customers and engage with current ones. Twitter users can create, title and describe a custom timeline. Each timeline gets its own Twitter page and can also be embedded on your website or blog.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | MONDAY, MARCH 7, 2011
[Twitter] On Twitter, no one can hear you scream
I had the strangest call from Charlie Sheen yesterday. "OK man, I've got 2 MILLION freaking people following me on Twitter and my Klout score still sucks. Ya gotta help me!" Social scoring sociology twitter how do I raise my klout score klout klout scores social scoringCharlie," I calmly replied, "Klout scores really don't tell you.
SAZBEAN | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2013
[Twitter] Twitter’s Promoted Tweets Going Mobile
Image via CrunchBase It was just a matter of time before Twitter increased the amount of ads in its feed and applications. Twitter announced on Monday that mobile users would start to see promoted tweets right in their timelines. The post Twitter’s Promoted Tweets Going Mobile appeared first on Sazbean.
B2B LEAD BLOG | MONDAY, MAY 4, 2015
[Twitter] Is Twitter the Next Big Player in Big Data Marketing?
Basically, that’s what drove the worth of Facebook to $200 billion and Twitter’s estimated value to $17 billion. All the buzz around social media madness to this point has surrounded the immense revenue potential for advertising. But we forget that social media is still a toddler in terms of businesses.
VERTICAL RESPONSE | TUESDAY, JULY 28, 2015
[Twitter] Twitter’s New Analytics: What You Need to Know
Twitter Analytics is now offering users more tools than ever before to manage, organize and analyze their tweets and followers. Their latest feature release, Audience Insights, is designed to help users understand the demographics on Twitter as a whole as well as their own followers. Looking at all Twitter users. How it Works.
B2B MARKETING INSIDER | TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2012
[Twitter] Top 50 Twitter Men In #Technology #Marketing
Last year, I was honored to be included by Cheryl Burgess (@ ckburgess ) and Tom Pick (@ TomPick ) on their 2011 # Nifty50 awards , which identified 50 men and 50 women as positive examples of active engagement in social media, specifically on Twitter. Last week, Tom announced the 2012 # Nifty50 Women (including my wife @ LizBrenner ).
SYNECORE | SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2013
[Twitter] Three Things I Hate About Twitter
Twitter released its IPO filing last Thursday, and my, oh my, have the interwebs been chirping. Mashable’s Kurt Wagner provided some stellar analysis of the greatest risks the tech company is facing, as provided by Twitter itself. To help you get over that @twitter hangover, a major roasting session is in order. It lacks depth.
SAZBEAN | TUESDAY, JULY 15, 2014
[Twitter] 5 Tips for Better Twitter Advertising
Advertising on Twitter can be effective for increasing the size of your audience and also for sending traffic to your website. Besides knowing what your goal is, these tips will help you advertise better on Twitter… 1. Deciding on your goal for your Twitter advertising will help you choose the right type of campaign.
TRADESMEN INSIGHTS | TUESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2011
[Twitter] Marketing Tips to Utilize Twitter
Twitter isn’t about you, it’s about sharing relevant information with those that follow you. The more relevant the content, the better chance of you building your base of loyal followers. I use Twitter strictly for business, so everything I put out has something to do with issues that I think affect my followers.
CRIMSON MARKETING | MONDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2015
[Twitter] From Persuasion to Participation: The 5 Values for Nurturist Organizations (with Daina Middleton, Twitter’s Head of Global Business Marketing)
This evolution was on the mind of Daina Middleton, the Head of Global Business Marketing for Twitter, when she published her own marketing book four years ago— Marketing in the Participation Age. Daina reveals how Twitter and Amazon use marketing technology (martech) to learn what’s tapering off and what’s starting to scale.
BIZNOLOGY | FRIDAY, AUGUST 31, 2012
[Twitter] Why do you want Twitter followers?
In that article, Patricio Robles wondered if your Twitter followers are silent or fake. It’s a well-sourced article that links to several studies and articles and well worth the read. (Go read it now. I’ll wait right here for you.) As I read it, it started to make me wonder why we all want Twitter followers. Follower envy.
B2BBLOGGERS | WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9, 2010
[Twitter] 7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter
It is a very systematic and careful approach to who I follow with both of my Twitter accounts – @B2Bbloggers and @jeremyvictor. So in this article, as my aim has been with all of our Twitter for Business related posts thus far, I am sharing a how-to. The 7 factors to consider before you follow someone on Twitter. 1. Right?
CONVERSIONATION | SUNDAY, DECEMBER 23, 2012
[Twitter] On Twitter and real life: some love and some tips #socialsong
So, there is some training to be done on phenomena such as Twitter, LinkedIn and community marketing. This post is about Twitter but most of all about people and one in particular, Chuck Kent. You can read ‘ How Twitter Works Today…And How I’m Using It Now ’ by Amber here. And Twitters works differently for everyone.
AD YOUR COMMENT HERE | FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2012
[Twitter] A Day in the Life of Twitter #infographic
Thanks to Diffbot and Ragan , who posted this cool infographic, we now know… Infographics Twitter day in the life diffbot statisticsThe most commonly shared links contain images, according to a recent study. You’ll never guess the most common source for articles shared on the popular site.
VOLACCI | FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2013
[Twitter] Awesome Twitter Header Images
Have you ever wondered how to create the cool Twitter picture combination so that your main profile image appears to seamlessly sit on top of the header image? Twitter login info. Notes: At the time that this process was written, Twitter''s ''background header'' image dimensions were 1252px x 626px. twitter , branding
FEARLESS COMPETITOR | WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2014
[Twitter] A Huge Thank-You to My over 6,112 Twitter followers
I just want to thank each and every person who follows the President of Find New Customers @fearlesscomp on Twitter. If you don’t follow the award-winning marketing expert Jeff Ogden, the Fearless Competitor on Twitter, maybe you should click on @fearlesscomp here. Filed under: Find New Customers , Twitter.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016
[Twitter] How the News Feed Algorithms Work on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram
You're connected with hundreds of people -- maybe even thousands -- on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. It started with Facebook in 2006 , and then Twitter nine years later in 2015. Now, let's move on to Twitter. Twitter's Timeline Algorithm. Is Twitter Moving Away From Real-Time? Twitter CEO Jack Dorsay says no.
GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS | SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2011
[Twitter] Twitter, Klout and the vacation effect
Certainly there is a business element to Twitter. But Twitter is also home to some of my best friends from around the world and sending out a tweet is an easy and quick way to keep in touch with them along the way. To me, and I hope to you, Twitter is FUN. In fact, I even did a little writing on my vacation.
SAZBEAN | TUESDAY, OCTOBER 29, 2013
[Twitter] How Twitter Grew From a Microblog Into a Business Tool
News of Twitter’s initial public offering has rejuvenated social media stock, according to USAToday. As commentators project Twitter’s future, many are looking back on its history, marveling at how it grew from an idea in 2006 to today’s giant. In 2006, Dorsey brought his idea to Odeo, a podcast sharing company.
SAVVY B2B MARKETING | THURSDAY, AUGUST 11, 2011
[Twitter] The 7 Cs of Twitter Success
Not sure how to get started with Twitter, what to focus on, how to find the time to keep up with tweeting, or how to effectively tap into this social media tool? Create a Strategy – Before jumping on the bandwagon, define what it is you’re hoping to achieve by being on Twitter. How have you made Twitter work for you?
SALES PROSPECTING PERSPECTIVES | THURSDAY, JULY 17, 2014
[Twitter] Join Us for Our First Twitter Chat, #ProspectingChat, Today!
As you may already know, AG Salesworks is an active user on Twitter. Today, we’re excited to be hosting our very own Twitter chat, #ProspectingChat , at 1:30 PM EST / 10:30 AM PST! quick overview of our Twitter chat: Date: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Time: 1:30 PM EST / 10:30 PM PST Hashtag: #ProspectingChat. What’s important now?
SAZBEAN | THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013
[Twitter] What Works with Twitter Today
Image via CrunchBase Twitter has been with us for a while now – about a century in Internet years. While it has changed and grown and evolved into a staple of the media landscape, many marketers have grown to effectively tap Twitter in a handful of useful ways as well. know, blogging about Twitter? How 2007 of me. [.]
MARKETING ACTION | THURSDAY, MARCH 5, 2015
[Twitter] How to Build Your Twitter Following (for Free)
Twitter is great, but you need followers to make it pay off. While you can just head over to Twitter Ads and create a Followers campaign, that will cost you up to $3 per follower. If those two options are a bust, what’s a Twitter marketer to do? Here are seven ways to get all the Twitter followers you need. Tweet often.
SAZBEAN | MONDAY, APRIL 6, 2015
[Twitter] A Common Twitter Mistake
According to Twitter, their website has 284,000,000 active users in a month. For a person new to Twitter, first logging into the site and seeing a feed filled with #FFs and DMs and periods before mentions and Twitterverses and—well, there’s a lot and it can be overwhelming. But don’t be intimidated!
DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING | THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2010
[Twitter] Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags
One of the most complex features of Twitter for new users to understand is the hashtag , a topic with a hash symbol (“# ) at the start to identify it. Twitter hashtags like #followfriday help spread information on Twitter while also helping to organize it. Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?
SOCIAL MEDIA B2B | WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 5, 2011
[Twitter] Top 10 B2B Companies on Twitter
As more B2B companies start using Twitter to communicate with their customers, prospects and industries, they look for examples of companies that are already using the platform. Part of Twitter’s success has been based on its simplicity, and that has given people and companies a wide range of options how to use it. Sorry, Ann.
HUBSPOT | MONDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2016
[Twitter] How to Use Hashtags on Twitter, Facebook & Instagram
While hashtags were originally made famous by Twitter , they're now used on many major social networks, including Facebook and Instagram. Let's explore what a hashtag is, why they're so great, and how they work on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. How Hashtags Work On Twitter, Facebook & Instagram. Twitter Chat Hashtags.
WEBBIQUITY | THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012
[Twitter] Top 10 Tweets About Today’s Twitter Outage
Twitter went down for about 80 minutes hours today (more or less, depending on where you are), reminding many people how psychologically dependent on it they’ve become. factual) ? @ RT_com # Twitter goes down worldwide [link]. 9. good point) @ rwang0 I have to remember # twitter is a free service.
HUBSPOT | THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 2014
[Twitter] Twitter Launches Photo Tagging (Get Ready)
Good/horrifying news: Soon, you''ll be able to tag photos of people on Twitter. Tagging people in a picture makes conversations around photos fun and easy," Twitter said in its post announcing the update. For instance, yesterday I had a friend anonymously send me a gift to my office based on a multi-person Twitter conversation.
FATHOM | WEDNESDAY, JULY 22, 2015
[Twitter] How to Use Twitter Audience Insights for Your Content Strategy
Twitter is one example of this, since it recently introduced its own Audience Insights – a tool to help marketers better understand their key audiences on the channel. Using Twitter’s audience insights for social media is one thing – but how can it be leveraged for a content strategy? Be creative! That’s easy. Are they different?
BLUE FOCUS MARKETING | THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2015
[Twitter] @BlueFocus announces Top 50 Twitter #EmployeeSEAL 2015 Award #Leadership
The #EmployeeSEAL honorees are business men and women who are active, engaging and respected on Twitter and within their organizations—and who meet the following requirements: Must regularly produce some form of business-related online content (i.e., must have at least 200 followers on Twitter). Must be active in social media (e.g.,
IT'S ALL ABOUT REVENUE | MONDAY, JUNE 10, 2013
[Twitter] How To Put Twitter Lead Generation Cards To Work With Marketing Automation
Twitter recently announced an addition to its suite of Twitter Cards called Lead Generation Cards. Twitter cards are the ubiquitous additional information that often shows up under a tweet. Lead Generation cards allow for Lead Generation activities to happen directly from within twitter (both web and support clients).
HUBSPOT | TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014
[Twitter] 13 Eye-Catching Examples of Twitter's New Header Images
About a month ago, Twitter unveiled a brand new profile design, and a lot of us waited with baited breath to get it. You spent time optimizing your Twitter header, profile picture, and background -- this felt like one more hoop you had to jump through to keep your social media presence in tip-top shape. Shiny! More visual! 12) Nike.
HUBSPOT | SATURDAY, MAY 16, 2015
[Twitter] How to Spot a Lead on Twitter [Flowchart]
According to a survey conducted by PeopleLinx , 76% of reps understand LinkedIn's potential for sales, but a scant 16% see the value in Twitter for social selling. While it's fairly simple to identify a good fit prospect on LinkedIn based on social activity and profile information, spotting a lead on Twitter isn't so easy.
B2B MARKETING INSIDER | TUESDAY, MARCH 29, 2011
[Twitter] How To Get Started On Twitter
With Twitter’s Fifth Birthday now behind us, there are still plenty of B2B Marketers considering whether Twitter is a place to engage with customers, prospects, partners and future employers. Who to follow on Twitter? Whatever your role, the first step to a positive Twitter experience is setting your own personal goal.
BIZNOLOGY | MONDAY, AUGUST 4, 2014
[Twitter] Maximize your social media marketing with Twitter’s new analytics
For years, Twitter has been a very tricky platform to measure marketing ROI on. Earlier this summer, Twitter quietly rolled out a powerful analytics suite to complement their Twitter Ads dashboard. Not a Twitter advertiser? With Twitter’s new analytics, you can do that more than ever before! No more!
MARKETRI | TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2013
[Twitter] 10 Beginner Twitter Tips for A/E/C Firms
Some professionals are willing to dip a toe into the more simple networks like LinkedIn, where the business benefits are more apparent, but social networks like Twitter are often deemed too “new” or foreign for A/E/C professionals to try. While these words sound strange, Twitter itself is actually quite simple. Yes, simple!
WINDMILL NETWORKING | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2012
[Twitter] 6 Ways to Start Using Twitter in Your Real Estate Business TODAY
Buyers and sellers using social media is increasing, so it’s important to use Twitter to your advantage. As the number of buyers and sellers turning to social media sites for information increases, it is important to identify and understand how to best use social networking tools like Twitter to your advantage. Unfortunately,
B2B MARKETING INSIDER | THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2011
[Twitter] 10 Tips For Twitter Success From A B2B Twitterer Of The Year
On Thursday January 27th, while attending the #B2BChat on Twitter, I was honored and amazed to learn that I won the B2B Twitterer Of The Year award in the “Boss Tweet category. Because Twitter is a social platform and no one is anything without the connections we form and the strength of those relationships. What else?
BIZIBLE | WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 3, 2016
[Twitter] 23 Account-Based Marketing Leaders to Follow on Twitter
To stay up to date on all the hottest ABM news, follow these 23 account-based marketing leaders on Twitter who prove there’s more to marketing than being really, really ridiculously good looking. 1. Unless you’ve been avoiding all media, you know the new, hot term within marketing departments is “account-based marketing.” And for good reason.
B2B MARKETING UNPLUGGED | MONDAY, MAY 12, 2014
[Twitter] Twitter Truth #2: Sometimes You Need to Shut Up
Last week we looked at some recent Twitter escapades that had in common the mistaken belief by marketers that Twitter has something to do with them. Sometimes the best Twitter strategy of all is to zip it. As a rule, if you’re telling anyone to suck anything that isn’t a cough drop, you should turn off Twitter for the day.
SAZBEAN | WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2010
[Twitter] Best of 2010 – 13 Twitter Tips for Increasing Engagement
original on increasing engagement posted October 18, 2010) A major frustration for people trying out Twitter for the first time is figuring out how to get anyone to respond. They set up their Twitter account, tweet a few times and wonder why no one responds. While it’s ok to post your blog posts to Twitter, etc.,