Understanding Twitter verification in 2020

Sprout Social

If you’re active on Twitter, you’ve probably noticed a blue checkmark associated with various accounts. Being verified on Twitter is somewhat of a status symbol as it indicates that a profile is authentic. The significance of Twitter verification. Your Twitter handle.

Twitter for Business: Is It Time?

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter is in trouble. The company recently missed earnings estimates for the second time in four quarters, and had to strike a deal with activist investor firm Elliott Management which had “been trying to push (Jack) Dorsey out as part of an overhaul to Twitter’s business.” ” Could creating a “Twitter for business” service level be part of the answer? Though 90% of B2B software companies are on Twitter , barely half are active.

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The Ultimate Twitter Marketing Guide

DrumUp

Why Twitter? Twitter is social media on fast forward. Owing to Twitter’s quick pace and the short attention span that people have, Twitter is a great place to find high-engaged audiences. On Twitter you could.

4 Benefits of Twitter for business

Sprout Social

Twitter is one of the top platforms to keep up with the latest trends and conversations. You may already be using Twitter on a daily basis to follow your favorite brands and take part in trending conversations. But what about using Twitter for your business?

How to Build Your B2B Twitter Following (for Free)

Act-On

Twitter is powerful when you've got a big B2B Twitter following composed of the right people. Social Media Marketing followers social media social media for business social media marketing Twitter Twitter marketing

The 10 Don’ts of Twitter for B2B Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Twitter has transformed the way that B2B marketers communicate with their target audiences by providing another place to engage, address questions, and emphasize what they stand for. In fact, Twitter is now the top social platform for B2B brand mentions , with 73% of them happening on the site. Despite this, many B2B marketers struggle to progress on Twitter and demonstrate any significant results on the platform. Why is it so important to avoid Twitter bad practices?

4 Ways to Find Marketing Qualified Leads on Twitter

KoMarketing Associates

You already know that social media platforms like Twitter have the potential to build your client base – and your bottom line. Let’s take a look at using Twitter for B2B marketing leads: 1. While Twitter has 313 million active users each month, not all of them are engaged. Searching Twitter bios for job titles, interests and other factors can help you identify a core target audience.

The 2018 Branded Twitter Awards

Contently

Ah, Twitter. This year, Netflix posted an hour-long video of Cole Sprouse eating a hamburger on IGTV, Amazon spammed teens on Snapchat with ads for Prime, and Taco Bell corrected White Castle’s grammar on Twitter. MLB has an excellent Twitter account, full of video clips, stats, and news from games and trades baseball fans might have missed. — Twitter (@Twitter) September 19, 2018. The post The 2018 Branded Twitter Awards appeared first on Contently.

Rethink Marketing podcast: Building Your Twitter Following

Act-On

Can your business make money via Twitter? Sharon Hurley Hall outlines how to leverage building your Twitter following for lead generation. Social Media Marketing

How B2B brands approach Twitter

Savanta

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.

15 Ways B2B Marketers Can Use Twitter to Drive Business Results

KoMarketing Associates

The wonderful world of Twitter has unlocked business opportunities for almost every type of user – from emerging artists, celebrities, big brands, news sources, and (most importantly for you) B2B marketers. Twitter offers B2B marketers the chance to attract prospects, interact and engage with clients, increase brand awareness, better understand their audience and much more. Twitter offers B2B marketers another avenue to participate in conversations with prospects.

Using Twitter Can Benefit Your Business

Sharpspring

As one of the most universally used social media platforms , Twitter has been changing online discourse since 2006. Known for having shorter character limits and high post volume by users, you may wonder if using Twitter can benefit your business. Small Business Twitter Community.

4 Brands Still Successfully Marketing on Twitter

Marketing Insider Group

Twitter is losing ground in the engagement game. Twitter also developed a bad rep when it became overshadowed by Snapchat, motivating concerns […]. The post 4 Brands Still Successfully Marketing on Twitter appeared first on Marketing Insider Group. Recently, it was revealed to be the worst social media channel for engaging consumers.

Do Twitter Ads Really Work? A Surprising Experiment: 17.2 Million Views From a Single Twitter Thread

Buffer Social

Embracing Twitter: A $24,098 Twitter ads experiment. In July 2018, he decided to experiment with Twitter. Specifically, he was curious: If Twitter could be a great platform to repurpose content. How Twitter ads could help him amplify his content.

Make your tweets beautiful with the help of the Twitter Cards Validator Tool

Biznology

I cross-posted the article onto LinkedIn and the lovely Beth Farris chimed in with some Twitter Cards Validator Tool school : So, yes, there is a Twitter validator , the Twitter Cards Validator Tool. In order to render correctly on Twitter Cards, you actually need to implement Cards on your site by adding the correct meta tags to the page. Yes, that’s on me, but it should actually be on Twitter, too.

What the Twitter IPO Means for Marketers

Modern Marketing

Congratulations to the entire Twitter team; past, present and early-stage investors! Whether you participated in Twitter’s historic initial public offering or not, chances are you’ve been vested in the microblogging service for quite some time as a modern marketer. Full disclosure, Twitter is an Oracle Eloqua customer and 2013 Markie award recipient so we’re just a little obsessed with this iconic brand.

12 Examples of B2B Companies Managing Impactful Twitter Profiles

KoMarketing Associates

Nowadays, Twitter, its tweets, and hashtags seem to be everywhere around us. An impressive amount of individuals as well as groups and brands are leveraging Twitter to deliver messages (in 140 characters or less!) As a matter of fact, an estimated 310 million active users per month have propelled Twitter to number two on the list of most popular social networks, behind Facebook. Twitter Profile : @Intel. Twitter Profile : @Cisco. Twitter Profile: @Forrester.

Do Celebrities “Get” Twitter?

Modern Marketing

Then he started talking about Twitter. Crystal had just joined Twitter and joked about trying to come up with material to tweet. It seems like every week another star takes to Twitter with a mixture of bafflement and wonderment. All of this begs the question: Do celebrities really get Twitter? Ricky Gervais jumped off Twitter only after about a month because he failed to see the point. Twitter is more of a one-way street than many of like to think.

3 Highlights From the ‘Conversion’ Twitter Chat

Modern Marketing

by Eloqua | Tweet this Our third #Eloquestions Twitter chat saw Arpine Babloyan, Sr. For our fourth #Eloquestions Twitter chat, Arpine handed the baton to fellow Topliner big-gun Dave Liloia , Director Sales Operations and Marketing Automation at Vertafore. dann-montgomery asked Arpine for tips on promoting content on Twitter without sounding spammy. Nearly all our Twitter chatters asked questions about conversion on social media.

How B2B Tech Marketing on Twitter is Changing (Research)

Webbiquity SMM

Twitter and LinkedIn remain the top two social networks for B2B marketers. Twitter offers some specific capabilities (such as lists ) that make it uniquely valuable for B2B companies. That said, there are some disturbing signs developing for Twitter (and the B2B marketers who rely on the platform). Per recent research , though 77% of B2B marketers say they use Twitter to distribute content, Twitter use is down 8% since 2014.

How to Leverage Twitter Lists for B2B Digital Marketing

KoMarketing Associates

Twitter lists are curated lists of Twitter profiles, kept in one location in a user’s profile. When viewing a Twitter lists’ unique timeline, users only see the updates associated with profiles in that list. In past blog posts we have referenced using Twitter lists for both social media and SEO program initiatives. In this post, I plan on identifying five key areas B2B marketers can leverage Twitter lists in their digital marketing programs.

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SocialOomph offers essential Twitter tools

Biznology

Twitter Keyword and Hashtag Auto-Follow. I have done it on auto-pilot before, but that just ended up being madness, resulting in being lured into following SPAM Twitter profiles because they’re getting better and better at dropping high-value keywords and hashtags into their tweets. Finally, I can report the worst ones as SPAM to Twitter, which blocks, bans, and reports them. Twitter is funny. Twitter for Business: The Ultimate Guide (mikeadavitt.wordpress.com).

Twitter Vine in Small Business Marketing

Biznology

With the growing popularity of Twitter Vine, small businesses should take advantage of this great marketing app. Twitter Vine is an application that allows Twitter users to create and post six-second looping videos. Setting up Twitter Vine. Though Vine works in conjunction with Twitter, it is a dedicated app – meaning it does not run through your actual Twitter account and is its own entity. How do I use Twitter Vine?

How to manage multiple Twitter accounts easily

Sprout Social

There may come a time in your social media career where you look at your brand and wonder, “Is it time to create another Twitter account?” Having multiple Twitter accounts can be quite beneficial for many reasons. Brands and organizations do not have to have a global presence or thousands of followers to need for multiple Twitter accounts. When to use multiple Twitter accounts. Has managing customer service inquiries taken up the bulk of your time on Twitter?

6 Twitter analytics tools to amplify your Twitter strategy

Sprout Social

Twitter is an excellent platform to engage with friends and follow your favorite industry experts. A great Twitter strategy requires proper analytics to understand what’s working and what isn’t. Are your Twitter posts generating any clicks? Analyzing all these aspects of your Twitter performance is essential to measure your social ROI , so you know you’re not just wasting your time on tweets that don’t deliver. Native Twitter Analytics. Analytics Twitter

Myth Busting on Twitter

Webbiquity

Your Twitter followers really want you to sell to them. Check out more of these erroneous notions (and countervailing truths) in 7 Twitter Myths Busted , my guest post on Arik Hanson’s Communications Conversations blog. So check out the 7 Twitter Myths Busted post, because you never get a second chance to beat a dead horse with a mixed metaphor. Twitter Arik Hanson Mark Ragan Missy Berggren PR Daily Twitter myths

How to Get Verified on Twitter: The Essential Guide for Marketers

Hootsuite

Disclaimer: Twitter is overhauling its verification process and has suspended new applications indefinitely. If you use Twitter for business , you’ve probably wondered what it takes to get verified on Twitter. Because you’ve definitely seen Twitter verified accounts before.

How to Get The Most Out of Paid Twitter Ads

Modern Marketing

But success I’ve seen through Twitter changed my mind. Here are four such tips for your Twitter ads project. Twitter has done an excellent job in modifying the paid ad capabilities on continuous basis. Over the past couple of months, Twitter has made updates in its ad offerings that suggest it “gets” marketing. Twitter has proactively reached out to introduce these updates and solicit advice. Twitter changed this.

Three Things Twitter’s Marketing Team Needs to Do

Webbiquity SMM

Though it’s still one of the top three social networks for B2B marketers, Twitter is struggling. Twitter’s revenue is stagnant and the platform lost two million users in the final quarter of 2017. Just 10 (15%) of these event professionals maintain active Twitter accounts.

B2B Marketing: Top 100 Twitter Influencers

Onalytica B2B

We match the proportional usage of nouns in your content against an aggregate of what an influencer has posted on Twitter over the past 12 months to return the most relevant influencers. Top 100 B2B Marketing Twitter Influencers. B2BMarketing: Top 100 Twitter Accounts To Follow Click To Tweet. Twitter Handle. The post B2B Marketing: Top 100 Twitter Influencers appeared first on onalytica. 70% of B2B marketers are creating more content than they did one year ago.

How to Change Twitter Handle

Hubspot

These days, Twitter is often used as another channel for professional connection -- for instance, if you're a freelance writer, you might use Twitter to gain a following and allow readers to engage with you. Alternatively, as a business, you likely use Twitter for many of your marketing purposes -- in fact, 75% of B2B businesses use Twitter as a part of their marketing strategy. But what if your Twitter username, otherwise known as handle, is "crfx14" or "catlover22"?

ManageFlitter is my favorite follow/unfollow Twitter tool

Biznology

I 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. What I needed, to take it even further, was a tool that would allow me to bulk upload dozens, hundreds, thousands of Twitter. Twitter has some very strict terms of service (ToS), most of which prevent any automatic follow/unfollow.

Is Twitter “social?”

Chris Koch

Majority opinion seems to be that Twitter isn’t really a social platform it’s a broadcast medium. For these reasons, pundits say that Twitter isn’t much use for reaching B2B customers. But I treasure this “eliteness,” and while older, high-level executive technology buyers are not on Twitter, the younger ones (and those that wannabe C-level executives) are. Twitter isn’t for conversation, it’s for learning.

The implications for PR if Twitter goes away

Biznology

The reports of Twitter’s death have been greatly exaggerated — but what if they’re not? Personally, I feel like PR people might be happy when Twitter finally gives up its ghost or falls into disuse. To many brands, twitter is an uncontrollable firehose that can easily get away from you and turn from a promotional campaign to extreme crisis management. The truth is, everyone does advertising better than Twitter. snapchat twitter WhatsApp YouTube

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How to deal with (and prevent) a hacked Twitter account

Sprout Social

Dealing with a hacked Twitter account can be frustrating. From A-listers like Taylor Swift and Mariah Carey to superstar sports franchises, hacks on Twitter are actually more common than you might think. The twitter accounts for the @NFL , @Chiefs , @packers and @ChicagoBears got hacked. There are relatively simple steps you take to beef up your Twitter security and give yourself some much-needed peace of mind. How do I know if my Twitter was hacked?”. Twitter

Tweet like Guy Kawasaki for Twitter success

Biznology

Here are some of the least flattering blog posts, including Dear Guy Kawasaki, You Tweet Too Much , Guy Kawasaki is too ‘popular’ to stop autotweets during Boston bombings , Andrew Goodman to Guy Kawasaki: You are Ruining Twitter! , Is Guy Kawasaki Singlehandedly Ruining Twitter? Here’s some very helpful and powerful advice from Guy Kawasaki, much of it in his own words, some of it my editorial commentary: Treat your profile like the Twitter News Network.

The best automagical Twitter following tools for your business

Biznology

Now, we’re on to automating Twitter following, following-back, and unfollowing. Most of the tools I have used have made the process semi-automatic because doing everything on automatic broke Twitter’s ToS; however, ManageFlitter drives through the loophole that Twitter left behind by offering a “let someone else do it” called Remote Management, which, if you’re a pro member, really works, though it can get expensive if you get addicted to it’s power.