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Twitter Jail For 48 Hours - It Could Happen To You Too!

Twitter Jail For 48 Hours - It Could Happen To You Too! | Inspiring Social Media | Scoop.it
Have you ever found yourself in the Twitter Jail house? When Twitter suspends your account you can no longer tweet . It can happen to anyone now.
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The Science Behind Word of Mouth and Why Things Go Viral

The Science Behind Word of Mouth and Why Things Go Viral | Inspiring Social Media | Scoop.it

Tweet About Jonah Berger is a Marketing professor at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, and author of the New York Times bestseller Contagious: Why Things Catch On.


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Tim Fernback's curator insight, October 22, 2013 6:42 PM

Great insight into why things go viral.  "Why Things Catch On" is a must read for online marketers.  Not so much about social media valuations, but an interesting read none-the-less.

Edwin Tam's curator insight, October 22, 2013 9:46 PM

Triggers. Hmmm... That's like lighting the fuse yes?

internetdoctor's curator insight, March 7, 2014 9:41 AM

Something "triggers" us to make a move.  It is something in the environment...in psychology we call it a "stimulus" that elicits a "response".  What is that stimulus that triggers so many responses in people that make word of mouth really work.  Perhaps there is a science to it...but why does Rebecca Black's Friday video have millions of views, and your YouTube video that has amazing information has 10?  Clearly Rebecca has a trigger that you and I do not have...what is it?