Tag Archive: Twitter

Twitter and the NFL: An Unlikely Partnership

Twitter and NFL have announced one of the most unusual partnerships around. Twitter, the social network which boats 800 million users and 308 monthly active users (MAU), has bought the rights to show all Thursday Night Football games of the NFL. The Thursday night market contains 10 games and will be the social media giant’s first leap…

This Is Your Checklist for Local SEO – Don’t Forget To Read #13

Local SEO optimization needs no introduction! With users becoming sophisticated in their approach, the Internet usage has grown proportionately. People today are turning towards the Internet more for finding local services and products. It is especially true for businesses which sell online. Promoting a brick-and-mortar business is not an easy task as larger and international…

Mastering the Hashtag in 2014

Hashtags, once a symbol of little meaning, have become immensely important in the last few years. For both businesses and individuals, hashtags provide a new way to connect with likeminded people and a new way to gain recognition. If you have not yet mastered the hashtag, now is the time to do it. Understanding and…

5 Ways to Drive Web Traffic from Twitter

Twitter has become a favorite of consumers and businesses alike because they can share their favorite content with thousands of users in just a few keystrokes. Consumers usually get comments and retweets, but businesses should also aim for more traffic to their websites. The social media site has exploded since it came on the scene…

How Social Media is Changing the Job Search

Social media is a phenomenon that has taken over our lives in recent years. It has changed the way we communicate, do business, report news and so much more. Searching for jobs is another area that has become a very different process since the emergence of these services. A traditional strategy for finding a job…

Your New Year’s Social Media Resolutions

We’re now only a few days from 2014, and many of us have undoubtedly committed to some of the usual New Year’s Resolutions: exercising more, eating less, quitting a personal habit and the like. But have you dedicated yourself to something that will improve your business, not just yourself? I’m talking, of course, about your…

Using Twitter to Meet Your Customer Service Needs

Customer service can be tricky for many businesses. Regardless of whether you’re the head of a growing business or an established one, it’s hard work keeping up with customers. Higher established companies have staff members patrol the comment section of their blog posts and product review pages. They are also quick to make amends and…

Tumblr: The Best Social Network You Don’t Use

Today, WordPress dominates the blogging world while Twitter has a firm grip on microblogging. Meanwhile, Facebook and Google+ are battling for the massive social networking market. But alongside these major players, there is one platform that uniquely combines all three different domains. I’m talking about Tumblr, a service that deserves more attention than it gets. Tumblr allows users…

How Can You Easily Monitor and Manage Your New Twitter Followers?

When you’re representing your brand or business on social media, making strong connections is crucial. On Twitter especially, you need to be able to monitor your list of new followers. Some like to send out a “thanks for following” welcome message (either manually or automated) to start building a relationship while others just want to…

How to Use Twitter for Marketing

Twitter has become increasingly mainstream over the past few years and there are now hundreds of millions of people competing for attention. But although it may not be quite as simple today to make sales using the microblogging platform, there are a few key strategies you can use to help you generate more leads, build…