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Be a Good Host for your Event on Twitter

Making sure that your conference, or any event type, is a hit on Twitter could be the difference between having a few people show up, and having hundreds of engaged and interested fans show up. With some organization ahead of time, and a bit of work controlling the chaos on the day of the event, you can achieve that perfect mix of offline and online good hosting behavior. To help this post along, I’m going to pretend that I’m a person who runs a sports store. I’m having an event at my store where people are coming over to watch the local team in the playoffs for a #PlayoffParty2014 event. This event will tie in with a sale that’s happening, the #PlayoffSale, during the entire playoff run. Be a good host on Twitter: Start with a hashtag You likely have a number of hashtags that you’re working with. Your standard hashtags are good to use during the promotion of your event, but you can’t rely on them solely for your Twitter event’s buildup. For the example I’m using, I can still use my hashtag for the general #PlayoffSale, but I need a new one to connect discussions about the event. #PlayoffParty2014...
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Don’t be a Twit on Twitter

Social networking is becoming more and more popular and necessary, by the day. It provides you with the great chance to market yourself or your business, for free. Twitter is one of the biggest social media tools that you can use, to get your name out there and let people know who you are. Your success depends solely on your ability to creatively market yourself, and build something people want to follow. It gives you the opportunity to connect with people who have common interests and goals, and create a network from it. There are many different ways that you can use your Twitter account. Some people create parody accounts of popular celebrities or movie characters. Others prefer to keep their twitter profile professional and strictly use it for business. While the purpose of Twitter can vary for each person, there are some unwritten rules that remain the same, for all. Twitter has become an easy way for the everyday person to connect with celebrities, politicians, athletes, and businesses when it would be otherwise impossible. Companies are increasingly dedicating more and more resources to social media for a few reasons. One, it is a great way to reach a target...
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Twitter 2012 Analysis and Facts

If you are a writer, blog owner and regularly write about Twitter here is the infographic that can help you to make your article or post more interesting. As we know nowadays Twitter is the key social networking website to do online marketing. I think this infographic is one of the best ways to outreach the users all the information. Let’s talk about this network and share useful information as much as we can. Here is a short but useful description on the infographic about Twitter. I have analyzed 2012 Twitter all the facts and here is an infographic that gives you a chance to see the results. Here you can find out how many registered users there are on Twitter, how many users are active, what are the top countries that use Twitter, which is the age average and gender of the users. I have also spied on the top 10 Twitter users that you can find on the infographic. Click Image to Enlarge Roman Sahakov is the CEO of Frozzo.He is a strategist and jazz lover.He enjoys playing football with his son. You have a chance to buy twitter...
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6 Tips to Get the Most Out of Twitter for Your Business

Twitter is one of the most famous social media platform available today. Almost everybody, from common people to the rich and famous have a Twitter account and have been using it not just to interact with their followers, but to establish an online presence as well. Twitter has more than 200 million members tweeting almost 65 millions tweets per day, which makes it as a great source of audience to promote products and services. Many businesses have seen the potential of Twitter that they too have joined the bandwagon and have been using Twitter for the benefit of their company. But it is not just enough that an organization creates a Twitter account. In order for an Internet Marketing campaign that taps Twitter as the major resource to be successful, here are some of the guidelines that every business owner must observe: Customize your profile. The first thing that one must do after creating a Twitter account is to customize their profile by adding pictures, company information, URL of company’s website and more. Also use keywords that are relevant to your niche or business category when writing description as it helps search engine spiders to index your Twitter profile faster. Learn...
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The Top 5 Things That Will Annoy Your Twitter Followers

As the war between Facebook and Google+ rages on, Twitter seems to be the one social network that casually keeps attracting users and insane amounts of traffic without the need to irk its users through contentious measures and practices. Twitter indeed remains an extremely popular network where the number of users keeps increasing and this has made it one of the must-have tools for both businesses and professionals. Twitter’s usefulness are multiple and range from simply keeping up with the latest news (for regular users) to brand reputation and customer support (for organizations). While Twitter can be an extremely powerful tool in your online marketing strategies, it is important to understand that misuse of the social network is quite rampant. As such, it is necessary to understand how to effectively use Twitter and what you must consistently avoid doing to preserve your reputation and followers. There are in particular several things that you must not do as these can be extremely annoying to Twitter users. Ignoring people who tweet at you This is probably the most annoying thing you could do on Twitter and is made even more unforgivable given the nature of Twitter (as in, a social network). You simply...
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Interesting Social Media Statistics For 2012

Social media has truly taken the world by storm. It is an ever growing sector and millions of people are utilizing it. It has become even more accessible and social media statistics 2011 saw previously censored countries using social media tools like Facebook and Twitter to voice opinion. 2012 is set to be a big year for social media and in this interesting article we going to look at some of the social media statistics for the year to come. Ever rising numbers Facebook has grown to a staggering 800 million users adding a further more 200 users per year and Twitter has now hit its 100 million user mark. The average active Facebook user has around 130 friends and likes about 80 pages. 56% of Facebook users say that they are more likely to recommend a certain brand or company after having become a fan on Facebook. Facebook’s interface is utilized immensely for sharing and 3.5 billion pieces are shared every week. On the Twitter front of social media statistics, 34% of markets have gotten leads from utilizing Twitter and in mobile social media statistics, 55% of those users it access Twitter from their mobile devices. Facebook social media statistics...
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Facebook - 0, Twitter - 1

As no doubt you all know, Facebook has dominated the social media market for years now, and whilst the social site is still growing at a phenomenal rate, the new look Twitter is proving to be a formidable competitor. Twitter has definitely taken the edge when it comes to promoting its news feed. It would now also appear that Twitter has started to dominate the mobile user market - one of the most profitable and fastest growing markets of them all. Twitter mobile audience is growing at a much faster rate than Facebook according to recent statistics. Facebook enthusiasts needn't fear though, it's rare that Zuckerberg and team let a challenge pass them by. Facebook Dominance Although there is a subtle shift in the social media market, Facebook is still the biggest presence by far. No other social network has been as successful at conquering emerging markets. At the last count Facebook was well on the way to attracting a massive 800 million users. Figures show that Facebook manages to attract as much as 90% of all social media traffic. A shift has also been seen in demographics revealing that Facebook is adapting to suit new growth areas. Latest figures show...
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Top Tips For Running Your New Twitter Account

Before you jump head first into tweeting everything that pops into your head you might want to make sure you've got your Twitter business strategy in place. Running a Twitter account for your business can be a great way to generate leads and reach out to a whole new customer group. The chances are there are going to be people out there looking for what you’re offering and the more tech savvy are going to be using this platform to find you. Here are a few simple ways to make sure using your Twitter account to its full potential. Get Your Staff Involved If you’re the boss you’re likely to have more important or at least more demanding tasks to focus your time on besides your Twitter account. In many organizations it’s going to be the more junior members of your staff that will be best suited to managing your social media. They’ll be more used to using it in their personal lives, they’re going to have slightly more flexible working schedules and they’re going to be very keen to add new skills to their job spec. Make sure they’re clearly briefed on things like the objective of your account and...
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5 Maxims To Enhance Your Career Through Social Media

Follow these five maxims to enhance your professional image and career through Facebook, Twitter and other online social media. Every week we read about someone who has run into trouble at work by doing something really stupid via social media, like the public school teacher who ranted about how dumb she thought her students were. Fortunately, few of us make huge mistakes like that, but we all need to be aware of our presence in the social media world and manage it to our professional advantage.Follow these five maxims to enhance your professional image and career through Facebook, Twitter and other online social media.Maxim #1: Always manage your privacy settingsLet's face it, few of us like to deal with control panels, but in the world of social media it's something we all have to do. And, outfits like Facebook seem to take great joy in tweaking the way they manage privacy settings. Make sure yours are set the way you want them. One good tool is to break down your contacts into lists—such as family, friends, business associates—so you can really fine tune who has permission to see your photos, notes and the rest.Maxim #2: Communicate professionallyDon't start using text message...
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