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How Brands Use Twitter [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Brands Use Twitter [INFOGRAPHIC] | Business Updates | Scoop.it

Did you know that 97 percent of top brands are using Twitter in 2013, compared to just 62 percent in 2011?

Recent data that surveyed more than 250 leading brands in the U.S. and UK, shows that two-thirds had multiple accounts on Twitter. More than half (57 percent) had switched the tools they used to tweet in the last year, and firms in the States tweeted significantly more than their counterparts across the Atlantic...


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harish magan's comment, September 3, 2013 8:20 AM
Thanks to twitter for showing such diversified variety and one can choose and follow as per their interest and liking,The best part is that this is the only medium available where you can spread news to all your friends and wellwishers.
X GANG's curator insight, September 22, 2013 10:51 AM
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X GANG's comment, September 22, 2013 10:52 AM
Thank for the news
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4 storytelling tips for making 6-second short films with Vine from the folks behind 5secondfilms.com

4 storytelling tips for making 6-second short films with Vine from the folks behind 5secondfilms.com | Business Updates | Scoop.it

Andrew Tran:  "Some people have wondered if six seconds is too short a time span to take videos in Vine, Twitter's new video social sharing app" ...


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Jeni Mawter's comment, February 6, 2013 7:21 PM
Agree totally with you Tim!
malika bourne's curator insight, February 8, 2013 12:42 AM

How do you makde it play? Now, cna you tell me how to make play?

I donot know nothin' bout no stapler..

Carmenne K. Thapliyal's curator insight, April 14, 2013 3:41 PM

Loved it !! 

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Twitter Offers $1 Million in Advertising Credits For Small Business Saturday Mashable Twitter Offers $1 Million in Advertising Credits For Small Business Saturday | The top source for social and di...

Twitter Offers $1 Million in Advertising Credits For Small Business Saturday Mashable Twitter Offers $1 Million in Advertising Credits For Small Business Saturday | The top source for social and di... | Business Updates | Scoop.it
Twitter is offering as much as $1 million in free ad credits in total to 10,000 businesses to support Small Business Saturday this weekend.

Twitter announced Tuesday that it will give away $100 in free credits to each of the first 10,000 businesses who apply and are eligible for the program in an effort to help these businesses promote their brands on the social network.

Businesses can use these ad credits to purchase Promoted Trends and Promoted Accounts on Twitter, thereby getting their content featured more prominently on the site. In order to be eligible for the giveaway, the business needs to be based in the U.S., active on Twitter and a new advertiser.

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Google is Losing Top Talent; Twitter is Growing It

Google is Losing Top Talent; Twitter is Growing It | Business Updates | Scoop.it

Quick, think of a major tech company where top talent has been heading for the exits over the last year or more. Chances are you thought of Yahoo, right?  Well, you're not wrong.  But here’s the surprising thing: Google’s brain drain number is exactly the same, minus 11.


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Sorry, Marketers, You're Doing Twitter Wrong [REPORT]

Sorry, Marketers, You're Doing Twitter Wrong [REPORT] | Business Updates | Scoop.it
Most marketers are tweeting too much on the wrong days, not using hashtags enough and almost never do the one thing that will dramatically boost their retweets -- ask for them -- according to a new s...
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Pinterest takes a "first step" toward working with big brands

Pinterest takes a "first step" toward working with big brands | Business Updates | Scoop.it
Pinterest is unveiling a new pin structure for different types of products and an integration with a large number of retail brands, as it continues buildng up the platform and paving the way for growth.

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David Blundell's curator insight, May 20, 2013 12:44 AM

Pinterest is inching toward monetisation. Here's the lowdown . . .

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Twitter Now The Fastest Growing Social Platform In the World

Twitter Now The Fastest Growing Social Platform In the World | Business Updates | Scoop.it
The most detailed study of social media ever conducted

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Gust MEES's curator insight, February 15, 2013 12:22 PM

Check also:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/social-media-and-its-influence?tag=Twitter

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Twitter

 

Gust MEES's curator insight, February 15, 2013 12:24 PM

Check also:

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/social-media-and-its-influence?tag=Twitter

 

http://www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-learning-and-teaching?tag=Twitter

 

Gaurav Pandey's curator insight, February 16, 2013 8:34 PM

Great study on Twitter!

Here's another link to help you better engage on this platform https://business.twitter.com/en/basics/best-practices/

Also, download their Twitter guide for small businesses, the link's on the top right hand side of the page. The guide comes from Twitter and is very helpful if you want to use Twitter to spread the word on your business.

And finally, thank you Gust MEES (http://www.scoop.it/t/social-media-and-its-influence) for sharing some really meaningful stuff! Do follow the guy for some great tips and insights. 

Cheers! And if you like if, please share 'coz social is all about sharing and caring :) 

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Interesting Twitter Statistics for Business

Interesting Twitter Statistics for Business | Business Updates | Scoop.it

Twitter is an online social networking and micro blogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters.  We believe Twitter it a great tool for Business networking and have assembled some interesting statistics for Business.

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How to Attract, Build & Keep Your Audience on Twitter

How to Attract, Build & Keep Your Audience on Twitter | Business Updates | Scoop.it

"If you want to build your Twitter following, take some advice from Spiderman and stay focused, according to research by Carnegie Mellon researcher Yi-Chia Wang. Marketers seeking to increase their Twitter strategy effectiveness should heed Wang’s advice because to increase your Twitter effectiveness, you must attract followers interested in the content you tweet who will then share it with their followers."

In this article based on Wang's research, Heidi Cohen lists ten Twitter tactics to focus your activity to maximize results.


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