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Best of 2010 – 13 Twitter Tips for Increasing Engagement

Sazbean

2010 in Review! 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.

Best Twitter Guides, Tips and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Twitter came of age in 2010, growing at a scorching pace —from 75 million users at the beginning of the year to more than 190 million by the end of December. Which companies are really succeeding on Twitter, and how are they doing it? How to Get More Followers on Twitter.

50 (of the) Best Twitter Guides, Stats, Tips and Tools of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

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. 51% of active Twitter users follow companies, brands or products on social networks. How popular is Twitter?

Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Read on to learn how social media is changing PR, how pitching bloggers is different from traditional media outreach, how to optimize press releases for search and online distribution, which tools should be in your social PR toolbox and more here in some of the best articles and blog posts on social PR of 2010 so far. For example, “PRO: Twitter gives us a great way to leverage PR. Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations.

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Facebook vs Twitter Infographic

Fearless Competitor

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.

Bringing down the Twitter snobs

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Like in his latest post, “ Being a Twitter Snob is a Good Thing &# when he states “it annoys many people when they follow you on Twitter and you do not follow them back. Having select Twitter followers reflects better on your taste in connections.

The State of the Blogosphere 2010

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With the rise of Twitter, Posterous, Tumblr and other forms of micromedia, many believed that the glass was half empty. Today, 100 million Tweets flew across Twitter. Their longevity far outlasts the short-term memory of Twitter or any other micro network.

7 Factors To Consider Before You Follow Someone On Twitter

B2Bbloggers

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.

Get the Most Out of Twitter Hashtags

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Top Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video Google Buzz Social media MARKETING Business Advertise Network Blippr iPhone App Mashable France MashDeck Twitter App Mobile Site Social Media Events Twitter Guide Book Facebook Guide Book Partners App Development WordPress Experts MaxCDN Content Delivery Dynect Managed DNS OpenX Rackspace Hosting ConVerdge Communities About Us Submit a Tip! Tracking hashtags What’s buzzing on Twitter right now?

Best Email Marketing Tips, Tactics and Metrics of 2010

Webbiquity

3 items that should be in your 2010 email budget by BtoB Magazine. Facebook and Twitter are the social tools most commonly integrated with email campaigns. A Twitter button is the single most effective sharing option, but including multiple buttons generates the highest sharing rates.

Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010

Webbiquity

Americans spent nearly a quarter of their time online on social networking sites and blogs in 2010, up from 15.8 At its current rate, Twitter will process almost 10 billion tweets in 2010. Facebook, Twitter Growing As Video Referral Sources by MediaPost Online Media Daily.

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The Top #Nifty50 Women in Technology on Twitter for 2012

Webbiquity

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’s a rock star on Twitter and also speaks French.

11 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2011

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Around this time last year I wrote about the 10 B2B Marketing Predictions for 2010 and while I would say 7 out of 10 have already materialized and the others are on their way. Related posts: 10 BtoB Marketers Predictions for 2010 Around this time last year I wrote about some Predictions.

Research casts new light on Twitter demographics

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This week they unveiled their first all-Twitter study and found a few things that were frankly a little surprising to me. African-Americans and Latinos – Minority internet users are more than twice as likely to use Twitter as are white internet users.

Best Website Design Guides and Tips of 2010

Webbiquity

How can you utilize texture, transparency, and even Twitter to spice up website design? 20 Resources for Displaying Twitter Updates by Mashable. 5 Things That Websites Need in 2010! Website design standards continue to evolve and grow more sophisticated.

On Twitter’s birthday: How Twitter changed my life

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Twitter was nearly an afterthought in those early days, an outcropping from a video service Dorsey had a hand in starting. It is no overstatement or social media hyperbole to say that Twitter has changed my life. Twitter chatter. Twitter chats were created by the people.

Twitter leads Fortune 500 social media surge

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A few of the report highlights: Twitter on the rise. 77% of the Fortune 500 companies have an active Twitter account, leading all other social media platforms. Pinterest has grown in membership since its public debut in 2010 and is showing up in the F500.

Best of 2010 – How-To: Setup Social Media Monitoring in HootSuite

Sazbean

2010 in Review! original on social media monitoring posted September 13, 2010) A vitally important part of achieving success with social media is responding when someone does reach out to you. Choose the Twitter profile and click the “+ Add Stream&# button.

The Nifty 50 Top Women of Twitter for 2011

Webbiquity

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.

Mapping and Effectively Using Twitter Hashtags for Business

Proteus B2B Marketing Blog

Including hashtags in your tweets is a powerful way to extend the reach of your activity on Twitter. While people can follow other Twitter users, they can also follow hashtags. Tags: B2B Social Media B2B Marketing twitter

Twitter for B2B Marketing

MI6 Marketing Agency

Every Thursday night Jeremy Victor and a group of B2B marketers hold a B2B Twitter Chat session. In a later posts we will share with you our own experiences using Twitter for marketing Mi6 and some of our clients (successes AND failures). Twitter for B2B Marketing. This chat session took place November 12, 2010. Here is the full transcript which shows you who participated with links to their Twitter profiles. Twitter is primarily about engagement.

Teens increasingly moving the conversation to Twitter

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For some time, I’ve been hearing that younger people are moving away from Facebook and congregating on Twitter for two reasons: 1) Mom probably isn’t on Twitter. research Twitter teens and twitter twitter research

55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

How to Produce and Promote Webinars Successfully [#B2Bchat Recap]

B2Bbloggers

Use social media to promote via Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook. How can marketers leverage Twitter with webinars? Have designated Twitterer, and expert to answer questions. Don’t forget the twitter hashtag. You can follow him on Twitter at @andrewspoeth.

Best LinkedIn Guides, Tips and Tactics of 2010

Webbiquity

Blogs represent 50%, Facebook 47% and…Twitter scores 41%.”. Mark Walsh reports on company pages, another new feature added by LinkedIn in late 2010.

Social scoring and the business case for blocking Twitter spammers

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Twana is probably some teenager in a Third World country hired to propagate and populate fake Twitter accounts that will later be sold on eBay. Twitter has done a good job clearing out most of the porn stars and MLM hacks who almost brought the service to its knees by mid-2009.

17 Reasons Why No One is Following You on Twitter

Sazbean

As I was going through my new Twitter followers this morning, viewing each profile and timeline, I started thinking about why many did not have a lot of followers. Tweets in a Foreign Language – Twitter is a global communication platform.

78 (of the) Best Social Media Marketing Tips, Guides, Tools and Strategies of 2010 (So Far)

Webbiquity

HOW TO: Create Custom Backgrounds for Twitter, YouTube, & MySpace by Mashable. Andrew Ran Wong provides a valuable list of productivity tips for Gmail, Twitter, Facebook, blogs, Google and other social networks to help readers get more done in less time. Christina Warren tells b2b marketers how to use Twitter effectively, find their “social voice,&# efficiently monitor industry developments through social media, expand their influence and more in this excellent post.

Top 56 B2B Marketing Posts for September 2010

B2B Marketing Zone Posts

Best of B2B Marketing for September 2010. Best Social PR Guides and Tips of 2010 (So Far) - Webbiquity , September 1, 2010 Social media has fundamentally altered the practice of public relations. Social media and the big conversation “fail” - grow - Practical Marketing Solutions , September 26, 2010 I am feeling sad and a bit ashamed of myself. Should Investor Relations Teams Use Twitter? - B2B Voices , September 1, 2010 Image via CrunchBase.

A fascinating “hardcore” B2B social media success

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These channels included:blog, e-newsletter, Twitter, light-hearted videos, podcasts, Facebook and LinkedIn. > LinkedIn and Twitter have gone from zero to the top 20 traffic sources.

The 9 Worst Ways to Use Twitter for Business

Hubspot

Twitter is a fantastic network for businesses. You can monitor your brand to garner valuable feedback, keep tabs on the competition, engage your customers in conversation, or even choose to use Twitter as a customer service channel. Don’t Interact With Other Twitter Users.

31+ of the Coolest Social Media, Search and Web Tools of 2010

Webbiquity

Economic conditions may have been tough in 2010, but there was no shortage of online innovation. Don’t want to follow Twitterers who aren’t following you? A free tool for finding the relative influence of any Twitter user.

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Creating Engagement in B2B Marketing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Their platform is good up to 20,000 people and we had 24,000 signed up for our January 19, 2010 virtual event. Tags: Blogging Branding Buzz Marketing Communities Content Marketing Conversational Marketing Inbound Marketing Interactive Marketing Social Media Twitter A recent Cone Inc.’s

11 Myths of Social Media Marketing

Webbiquity

Certainly the tools are new: Twitter has only been around since 2007, Facebook since 2006, and even blogging has been popular for less than a decade.

B2B Marketing Metrics That Matter [#B2Bchat Recap] | B2Bbloggers.

B2Bbloggers

Here is an edited recap, the highlights of our August 26, 2010 Metrics That Matter in B2B Twitter chat. Most important are blog stats; Twitter followers, etc. You can follow him on Twitter at @andrewspoeth. Technology Naughty Vs. Nice In 2010 2.

How PR and Social Media Can Work Together

Webbiquity

In this example, a press release is distributed online, posted to the company’s Facebook and Twitter updates, and used to create a social media release (using a tool such as PitchEngine ). The social media release also links back to the company’s LinkedIn and Twitter accounts.

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Best of 2010 – How-to: Use Netvibes for Social Media Monitoring

Sazbean

2010 in Review! original on social media monitoring posted September 24, 2010). Check out the Conversations tab Keep track of mentions of your topic on Twitter (including hashtags), WikiAnswers, YahooAnswers, Topsy, blogs, and other social networks.