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An RSS feed gave the team something to review each morning. They used several scanning tools including TweetScan for Twitter posts, Google Alerts for industry terms, and Boardtracker.com to monitor technology forums and message boards.     Established a Twitter account The company used the account to supplement their blog. An example: They conducted a poll of Twitter followers about potential names for the company newsletter.

The Nine Best Reputation Management, RSS, and Social Search Tools

Webbiquity

RSS Readers. Create a curated stream of news and posts from any number of RSS feeds, including publications; blogs; YouTube channels; topics, competitors and brand mentions (through Google Alerts); and internal business content. Feedspot is a modern RSS Reader.

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The Time for Twitter is NOW

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Are you using Twitter for your business? Maybe the time for Twitter is now if you consider some of the trends on this popular social media platform: Twitter has momentum. It appears that Twitter is preparing a “buy now” button. Christel Quek of Twitter.

The Future of Twitter

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Twitter is at a crossroads. A bastion for free speech, how will Twitter react when Wall Street pushes back on controversial content? Twitter is also in the middle of placing a bold bet on becoming the go-to “ second screen ” for television viewing.

10 reasons why Twitter is content marketing’s best friend

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Twitter is much more than “what I had for breakfast.” ” But seriously, Twitter is an essential component of any content marketing strategy, which might seem surprising since we are pretty limited with what we can accomplish in 140 characters, right?

The Blog Tree: New Growth. Fruit for Your RSS Feed [Infographic]

Modern Marketing

Lastly, if you want to keep up with these bloggers on social media, be sure to follow our new Twitter list. Fruit for Your RSS Feed [Infographic] is from Eloqua’s It’s All About Revenue, a Blog Covering Business To Business Marketing. Twitter.

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How to save Twitter

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Despite all the Wall Street belly-aching about Twitter, The Bird is a powerful force in our world. But if Twitter has no paying customers, it will not be a platform forever. Twitter has an enormous and passionate audience. It is changing the world through Twitter chats.

Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2011

Webbiquity

Twitter’s 200 million users collectively tap out a billion tweets per week. Nearly 3/4 of active Twitter users are bloggers. Twitter users are twice as likely to purchase from companies they follow than are Facebook users. How can Twitter to used to support SEO efforts?

How B2B brands approach Twitter

The B2B Research Blog

Analysing the number of Twitter followers reported in this study reveals five types of corporate account based on success: Most (43 per cent) are Dabblers (<250 followers). Analysing the Twitter activity of the top two hundred B2B Super Brands reveals some useful quality related benchmarks for us mere mortals. Gain a Klout score above 44 and you’re out-performing half of these Twitter accounts. Just over one half of these B2B Super Brands have multiple Twitter accounts.

20 More of the Best Twitter Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2012

Webbiquity

As the fourth-largest social network, and the fastest growing in 2012 , Twitter has emerged as a serious platform for business professionals to share breaking news, promote thought-leadership content, and engage with customers, prospects, peers and industry influencers. ” Twitter Tools.

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.

28 (of the) Best Twitter Tips, Tools and Tactics of 2012 (So Far)

Webbiquity

Twitter isn’t just for the birds anymore. According to recent social media research , Twitter now has more than 165 million users, and is attracting nearly a million new users each day. Twitterers collectively post a billion tweets every three days. How can you stand out among all the chirping, build your Twitter presence, grow your following, and get your content promoted? Twitter Tips for Newbies. How to Grow Your Twitter Following.

Search isn’t about search anymore, it’s about social

Biznology

Tweeters : Twitter’s hard but worth it, if you can make the right connection. It might even be worth it to search and discover the right hash tags, or even really spend your time and maybe a little money wooing one of the top Twitter influencers.

SOCi allows me to load up on topical social content and then let go

Biznology

That wasn’t OK with me so I created a Facebook Page , a Twitter Profile , and a Google+ Page for the 9Round gym I attend at Penrose Square. Content Marketing Social Media Marketing brand advertising Brand Experience Facebook Google RSS social media twitter Website

Feed Your Blog Automatically to LinkedIn & Twitter

Writing on the Web

How do you get your blog posts to feed into your LinkedIn profile and Twitter automatically? Click on the link and you will be taken to a page where you can add in the RSS feed for your blog. Twitter. Why Use Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn for Content Marketing?

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

6 Ways to Filter Your RSS Feeds. RSS is easily one of the best things to happen to web publishing in the past 10 years. Information overload is a real problem for many web users, and one way to cope with it is to filter your RSS feeds so you only see what you want to see. Feed Rinse is a best of class RSS filtering application. Feed Sifter is an almost painfully simple RSS filter that filters in by keyword. not via an RSS reader). twitter.

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Social media strategy leaders: Tory Starr

Biznology

At this point, American Experience was just starting to understand the power of social media, and I asked if I could use the series’ Twitter and Facebook channels as a way to document the ride. Follow her on Twitter: @torystarr3. Introduction to the Interview.

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS " Accredited Degrees

Buzz Marketing for Technology

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS. 100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS. Really Simple Syndication (RSS) allows you to get information sent directly to you, eliminating the need for you to that information individually. Using a reader will allow all the RSS feeds to come to one spot for you to read at your leisure. While reading news and blogs has been a traditional use for RSS feeds, there are also tons of fun ways to use these feeds. Twitter. RSS Mix.

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Your corporate website needs to become a trap

Biznology

The true results might surprise you — your best performers may well not be Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, as you may expect. 4) RSS Subscription — At the very least, your site should have a news section.

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS

Buzz Marketing for Technology

100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS. 100 Cool Things You Can Do With RSS. Really Simple Syndication (RSS) allows you to get information sent directly to you, eliminating the need for you to that information individually. Using a reader will allow all the RSS feeds to come to one spot for you to read at your leisure. While reading news and blogs has been a traditional use for RSS feeds, there are also tons of fun ways to use these feeds. Twitter. RSS Mix.

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My social media marketing posts from 2011

Biznology

In today’s decontextualized world of walls, feeds, RSS , e-mail, diggs, reddits, Stumbles, tweets, and retweets, you need to attract your potential reader based only on the appeal of your title and nothing else, especially if you’re new to blogging and don’t happen to be Seth Godin.

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?

Chart: Where Did Our Twitter Traffic Go?

Modern Marketing

by Egan Cheung | Tweet this Have you noticed that your referral traffic from Twitter has basically completely dropped off since July 2011? RSS feeds, including syndicated tweets appearing on other websites, or newsreaders, don’t show Twitter. Hello again, Twitter!

10 Helpful Uses of RSS Feeds for Marketing

Hubspot

By now, most members of the inbound marketing community are probably aware that RSS exists (and if you don't, this blog post will help ). While this may be true, my guess is that many still aren't aware of just how versatile RSS can be. 10 Helpful Marketing Uses of RSS Feeds.

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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?

Thinking of Starting a Twitter Chat? Read this First.

Modern Marketing

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. If you’re charged with developing a brand’s social media strategy, creating Twitter chats can be tempting. A good Twitter chat needs to be relevant. 13 Twitter Chats You Should Check Out.

How to Get More Blog Traffic – Real World Data

Webbiquity

But it makes sense: the more often your blog is “seen&# on other sites, the more people will bookmark it, subscribe to your RSS feed, and type in the URL directly. Twitter is the most productive, driving more than half of all non-blog social media visits.

Google has carnal knowledge of social

Biznology

Twitter and Google have made amends. Before then, Google built its real-time-web on the immediacy of Twitter, drinking deeply from the nowness of its river of news. Then Twitter cut Google completely off, blocking direct access to the pulse of the Internet.

Managing Your Social Network: Top Tools You Should Use

Anything Goes Marketing

social media RSS customer service social bookmarking Twitter online communities social networksAfter having my kids I took a step away from social media except for posting adorable pics of my kids on Facebook. That's about all I had time for - so I thought. My thought process was driven by a severe lack of sleep (which still exists) and a desire to focus on my core tasks which included leading my team.

A complete strategy for effective scheduled tweets

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Which is to say that sites like this one are always producers of amazing content and I trust them enough to automatically share their new posts to my Twitter stream. IFTTT has a recipe that allows me to plug in an RSS feed and then share any new posts upon publish.

How Social Media, Content Transform Marketing from Expense to Investment

Webbiquity

One reason is that reader subscriptions (when via email or RSS feed) tend to grow over time as the blog establishes its voice and readership. It’s difficult to build a large social following on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+ or any other such site right out of the gate.

Six Stellar Twitter Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity

Thanks to its brevity and informality, Twitter has become a phenomenally successful social network, particularly for sharing news and updates, with more than 560 million active users collectively posting 5,700 tweets every second. Expert Reviews of Top Twitter Tools.

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An Introduction to Twitter Lead Generation with Lead Generation Cards

NuSpark

How to Use Twitter’s Lead Generation Cards to Actually Generate Leads. On August 28, 2013, Twitter officially rolled out their new Lead Generation Card. This card is available to any company with a Twitter Ads account. Keep Using Twitter Outside of Your Lead Generation Card.

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.

RSS Reading Habits

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I use a RSS reader and read feeds because it is part of my writing process. Lately, my RSS reading habits have changed. I'm finding new links and posts either through twitter, comments on my blog post, or through people who have linked to me. Photo by Lynetter.

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Chris Abraham joins Frank Eliason and Shel Holtz on FIR

Biznology

I recently wrote two articles relevant to the show, The Implications for PR if Twitter Goes Away and The Secret to Mastodon’s Success is Mastering the Hyperlocal , both of which were foci of the podcast. Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Email | RSS. Every once in a while magic happens.

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7 Effective Ecommerce Applications of Twitter

Hubspot

Twitter, the popular micro-blogging service, can be somewhat of a quagmire for marketers. Here are a few tactics you can use to leverage the amazing volume and openness of Twitter for your eCommerce marketing: 1.

What are the most reliable content channels to connect with customers?

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Twitter subscribers. What is the open rate on an RSS feed? But in the last 10 years there have been three platforms I recognized immediately as powerful — Twitter, Instagram … and Blab. It’s a combination of Periscope, Google Hangouts on Air, and Twitter.

Another Nail in the RSS Coffin

B2B Memes

By creating a newspaper out of the Twitter users you follow, Flipboard offers an incredibly convenient way of reading what they recommend. But since I’m holding out for gen 2 of the iPad, the death of my RSS habit was strictly theoretical. The default Paper.li view (click to enlarge).

New research reveals Americans migrating to three social media platforms

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Some of the highlights of this show: The social media shake-out: Why Snapchat will last and Twitter is in trouble. Click here for the show’s RSS feed – for Android listeners. By Mark Schaefer. Is social media turning into a three-horse race?