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5 Twitter Lists That Will Give You a Competitive Edge

Would you like to have the inside scoop on what’s going on with your competitors, clients, or prospects? Of course you would, you’re in sales. Top sales pros are always looking for that extra piece of information to give them a competitive edge. Twitter lists are a powerful tool for gathering information and staying in […]

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Twitter Filters Help You Find Info Faster

Twitter announce some new search filters last week. These filters will help sort through the enormous amount of information on Twitter and help you find the information you are looking for faster. You access the new filters by first performing a search – the filters will appear in the left hand column of the search […]

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Twitter Adds Tweet Scheduling–Sort Of

Twitter recently added a new feature that allows you to schedule your Tweets in advance. I probably won’t use it – here’s why. The scheduling feature is embedded inside of the Twitter Ads interface. You can use it to schedule unpaid tweets, but you have to navigate to your Twitter Ads account first. You can […]

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Vine is Twitter’s New App Helps You Create and Share Short Videos

Twitter recently released Vine, their new  mobile service that lets you capture and share short (6 second) looping videos. Videos are captured using the Vine app, currently available on the iPhone and Ipod touch. You can download the app for free from the App store. Recording is extremely simply – you just hold your thumb […]

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The Key To Small Business Social Media Success

The key to effectively using social media for growing your small business isn’t picking the right tool, or determining the right number of hours per week to spend on social media, or any of the other myriad of tips and tricks we hear every day. The key to effectively using social media in small business […]

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Twitter Disables Automatic Updating of LinkedIn

Are you on LinkedIn? If so, you probably received and email last Friday announcing that because Twitter “recently evolved its strategy” and is changing the way Tweets appear in third-party applications, Tweets will no longer be displayed on LinkedIn. You can still share your LinkedIn updates on Twitter by checking the box with the Twitter […]

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Twitter’s Enhanced Profile Pages

Not to be outdone by Facebook, Twitter profile pages will soon be sporting a new look with their Enhanced Profile Pages. According to Twitter, enhanced profile pages will be a way for select users to showcase their best content on their Twitter profiles. One cool feature for small business owners to pay attention to is […]

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Buffer App Now Supports LinkedIn

Last October I posted about Buffer, a handy tool for collecting things you want share with your Twitter followers and Facebook friends and then publish them according to a preset schedule. This morning, the folks at Buffer announced they now also support LinkedIn – here is the link to their blog post. Adding LinkedIn follows […]

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Buffer – A Great Tool For Sharing Content on Twitter

“Be Awesome on Twitter” say the folks at Buffer. Buffer helps you be awesome on Twitter by giving you a dead simple way to collect the things you want to tweet about and then share them with your followers throughout the day. I’ve been using buffer (bufferapp.com) for just over a week now and I […]

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Twitter Web Analytics

Twitter recently announced their new tool, Twitter Web Analytics. Twitter Web Analytics is designed to help you: Understand how content from your website is being shared via Twitter See how much the amount of traffic Twitter sends to your site Measure the effectiveness of your Tweet Button integration This should be a great help in […]

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