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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Why Twitter is an Information Network, not a Social Network So, back to Twitter. Yes, Twitter connects people – lots of people.

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

A number of organizations take advantage of “User Generated Content,&# but only a few have built the kind of momentum we see with Twitter.

Twitter for organisations

Joitske Hulsebosch

I follow some organisations and some individuals on Twitter (I follow northern NGOs like @oxfamnovib , and some southern NGOs like @alamad_NGO ).

Why and how I use Twitter

Jenny Connected

I joined Twitter in July 2008, but you can see from my stats that I am not an avid Twitter user. Tagged: social media , twitter.

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22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Two, how can Twitter make money? Customer Pays Twitter . Would it work for Twitter? Twitter cards (like iTunes) anyone?

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Elsua

What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.

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Free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – PIL Microsoft Teachers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’m teaching a free webinar on Twitter for Australian Teachers – it’s on the PIL network for teachers and sponsored by Microsoft. **.

2013 66

Learning by coincidence on Twitter

Joitske Hulsebosch

(cartoon via Rob Speekenbrink ) I get involved in lots of discussions whether Twitter - is learning (or nonsense). Back to Twitter.

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Elsua

Over three years ago I wrote a blog entry over here about Twitter under the provocative heading: ‘ Twitter is where conversations go to die ’.

2015 68

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Someone asked in comments on my blog – this one – “how to find followers or users on Twitter by location?&# Self proclaimed.

2011 55

Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Here are a list of our courses and workshops in Sydney in 2013. . Social media workshops. Computer based with WordPress. Tools demonstrated.

2013 51

Why is Twitter So Mad at Google?

Alchemy of Change

Twitter is mad at Google for connecting Google+ with search - and for commoditizing their service in the process. Network Strategies Facebook Flickr Google TwitterHow this might not be such a bad thing.

Crosspost from NWWCoP: Twitter Chats and Tweetups

Nancy White

How to Run Twitter Chats. Mashable’s Twitter Chat tips. How to Capture the Content of Twitter Chats. and resources. Twemes.

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Why aren’t Australian politicians meeting CEOs of Facebook Twitter etc? #auspol

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

So: Ten bucks if you can find me a photo of a current Australian political leader meeting with CEO of Facebook or Twitter.* In Bed, Much?

2013 114

Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand

Elsua

But I am back to Twitter. both Google Plus and Twitter will be walking along, hand in hand, for yours truly. Yes, me, too!, Yes, indeed!

2011 125

Twitter: Skittles does a twitter bomb

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Recent one’s on twitter have been #fisting (informal) and # velociroflcoptersaurus (happner and Amnesia). wikipedia). Guaranteed.

twitterfeed.com : feed your blog to twitter - post RSS to twitter automatically

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wordpress twitter tools cp2tech02 rss

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Is Twitter Text, Speech, or Something New?

Portals and KM

I read an interesting article in the Neiman Labs blog, Is Twitter writing, or is it speech?    It asks the question: Is Twitter writing, or is it speech? The article concludes: “The framework of text and speech falls apart once we recognize that Twitter is both and neither at once. It’s its own thing, a new category.

2011 52

Your number of followers on Twitter doesn't matter but retweets and mentions do

Joitske Hulsebosch

And I used to reassure them that you only get a notification from Twitter when people start following you, not when they unfollow you.

2011 51

Going Mobile: Twitter celebrities

e-Moderation Station

This activity encourages students to start using the ‘text’ function of their mobile phones with Twitter. Nicky Hockly.

Twitter as Compliment, Not Replacement for Journalism

Portals and KM

Mathew Ingram posed an interesting piece, No, Twitter Is Not a Replacement For Journalism , on Gigaom.  see The New Twitter Journalism or if your prefer, Le Nouveau Journalisme Twitter ) as well as: Can Social Media Support Quality Journalism?   I have covered this topic a bit already. Huge difference.

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Peoplebrowsr: How to search Twitter bio profiles

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Ever wondered how to search the Bio fields for someone in Twitter? How to search Twitter profiles? Be careful. Did this help?

Twitter Thanks and Social Media and Public Health

Nancy White

So before I share the slides I want to send a Twitter thankyou/shout out to all the people who provided retweets, links and information. Why me?

Top 16 Reasons I Like Facebook More Than Twitter

Online Social Networking

I’m not at all thinking about quitting Twitter or stopping to recommend it. Facebook vs. Twitter. Not bad. Sharing is Caring!

The New Twitter Guide for Newsrooms

Portals and KM

I have been discussing the relationship of Twitter and journalism a bit (see Twitter Not a Replacement for Journalism but a Complement and T he New Twitter Journalism , as well as related: I s Twitter Speech, Text, or Something New? ). Mashable notes that Twitter may be preaching to the choir.    

2011 36

Nancy White and Suzy – An Intro to Twitter

Elsua

Tweeting is owned by Twitter. Yours sincerely, One of your many Twitter addicts! Unfortunately. What would your customers think about it?

2011 49

Twitter Community Organizing Rules for Non Profits

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Robin shared some of her thoughts in the comments of a recent blog post, and I invited to share her community organizing rules for Twitter.

Media140 Sydney: Social Media Twitter & Journalism

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In fact as more world leaders move onto Twitter, the horses mouth has never been so evident. Or a Twitterer? Media140: generalizations abound, or else very personal stories on “How I got started on Twitter&#. Media140 Sydney: Social Media Twitter & Journalism is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A controllable hub (Facebook, Twitter etc are under the control of those companies). Let’s tame it.

2015 154

The New Twitter Journalism and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

I noted that social media, and especially Twitter is spreading good and bad information equally quickly, and in volume. Now here are some practical suggestions for using Twitter in a responsible way as a journalist in the post, Journalism's new wave: the world in a tweet by Mark Colvin of ABC. This makes a lot of sense.

2011 44

Advanced Social Media Course – August Sydney 2015

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

rinse, repeat for Twitter etc). I feel like I just slap stuff up on Twitter and Facebook, what framework should I use? Look no further!

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Twitter Use Keeps Expanding

Portals and KM

A new Pew Repor t stated that 13% of online adults use Twitter, and half of Twitter users access the service on a cell phone. This is a significant increase from the 8% of online adults who said they were Twitter users the first time Pew asked about Twitter adoption in November 2010. There are age differences as well.

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Twitter: What are you doing?

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Create a account to use the microblogging tool here.

Blogging and Twitter by the Fortune 500: A Longitudinal Study

Portals and KM

Here is some new research,  The Fortune 500 and Social Media: A Longitudinal Study of Blogging and Twitter Usage by America’s Largest Companies , by Nora Ganim Barnes and Eric Mattson at the Center for Marketing Research at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.  So it seems that blogs and Twitter are taking hold.

2011 38

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

first came about. Remember your email education and email etiquette? … No? Oh dear … Not to worry, I don’t remember it either!

2011 63

Social Media is Dead, Long Live Big Data

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

No wonder Woolworths don’t bother with a Twitter account. Twitter ALSO Uses Your Real World Purchases. Scary, illuminating, real.

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Egyptian revolution on Twitter

Endless Knots

Nodes are twitter users, and links appear between the nodes A and B when B retweeted a message of A containing the hashtag #jan25.

Social Media Online Courses and Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Save Time: Learn about autoposting and autoscheduling , natively within Facebook & Twitter as well investigate which social media dashboards are best for automation – Hootsuite, Sprout Social and Buffer. Play with automation software combined with social media dashboards to autofollow and unfollow on Twitter. Thank you John!

2015 118

Reaching out via Twitter

Michelle Laurie

In the last couple months I have come across an info graphic on Twitter that is definitely worth sharing. As a recently new ‘tweeter’ (6 months) these stats are helpful in understanding the power of Twitter and how to harness that power. I am not alone on Twitter, 1 billion tweets go out every week.

How NOT to do Customer Service on Twitter Crucial Paradigm

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Sometimes you do it on Twitter. Technorati Tags: crucial paradigm , customer service , Twitter. Sometimes you just say WTF and walk away.