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Finding those pearls in social media. You can decide whether it is a gem or two... or not (http://Xeeme.com/shirleywilliams /http://socialmediapearls.com)
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5 Tips To Build Perfect Tweets. The Sequel

5 Tips To Build Perfect Tweets. The Sequel | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it
With only 140 characters to play with, are you using your Twitter real estate effectively to send perfect tweets? Driving engagement and conversations are key objectives for many on Twitter and yet...
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This is my post on how to build a tweet. Although many have written on this subject, the platform seems to be forever changing. This post gives 5 quick tips on how to get the best out of your tweet! Let me know what you think.

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How to Clean Up Your Social Permissions Quickly and Easily

How to Clean Up Your Social Permissions Quickly and Easily | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it

Start 2012 by Taking 2 Minutes to Clean Your Apps Permissions

 

Try guessing how many apps have permissions to access your private information... Now click the icons and get ready for a surprise!

 

Obviously many of us are very involved in the online world. We have Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Instagram and the list goes on. Over the course of time, we have given authorization to specific apps (applications) which plug into our various social media platforms. Things like Hootsuite, iPad, Twitter apps for Facebook etc. In fact, we probably don't even remember what we have authorized over the time we have been involved with social media! I think you are going to be stunned when you see how many apps have access to your private information! It is time to clean up your information act

 

Quick video tutorial on how you can clean up your social media applications in about 2 minutes!


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8 Easy Twitter Monitoring Ideas | Social Media Examiner

8 Easy Twitter Monitoring Ideas | Social Media Examiner | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it

Do you want to improve your Twitter listening skills? Here’s a closer look at how to monitor your brand, yourself or your competitors using Twitter (and you don’t need to be a big business!).

 

With these points in mind, simply follow these guidelines to grow bionic listening ears.

# 1: Decide What You Want to Monitor...

# 2: Find the Best Real-Time Monitoring Tools...

# 3: Track With URL Shorteners...

# 4: Follow Hashtags...

# 5: Monitor Trends When It’s Appropriate...

# 6: Use Twitter Lists to Monitor People on Twitter...

# 7: Set Up a Listening Plan...

# 8: Build Relationships...


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21 Twitter Tips From Socially-Savvy Companies | Fast Company

21 Twitter Tips From Socially-Savvy Companies | Fast Company | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it
Adapted from his book "Engage," Brian Solis presents his list of suggestions to help businesses learn how to engage customers on Twitter through the examples of those companies, from Dell to Zappos, already successfully building online communities.

 

Number 1. Special Offers
We live in a society that is as distracted as it is informed. People are making decisions on what to read, view, purchase, visit, and sample based on the information that filters through their attention dashboards...


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Create an Infographic with your Twitter Activity

Create an Infographic with your Twitter Activity | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it

The Vizify app reads you Twitter activity and turns it into a visual infographic revealing interesting details about you. Maybe you should try this app, it's very interesting and useful [note Martin Gysler]

 

If you have an account on Twitter, you should try Tweetsheet.

 

The app reads you Twitter activity and turns it into a visual infographic (see sample) revealing your top followers, your most-retweeted posts, and some other interesting details. The stats mentioned in the infographic are calculated using the last 3200 tweets that you have posted on Twitter.

 

Read more: http://www.labnol.org/internet/create-infographic-with-twitter/20662/


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Analyzing The New Twitter Redesign And What It Means For Users

Analyzing The New Twitter Redesign And What It Means For Users | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it

The redesign that Twitter has undergone this time around is a marked shift from the past. Up until now, Twitter had stuck to its design elements and at most had tweaked them for better usability. This time though, the changes are significant and going by the number of changes that we see, brands as well as users are in for a big surprise and could radically change the way the micro-blogging site is used on an everyday basis.

 

With over 100 million users and the competition heating up, the change was imminent and perhaps arrives at the time when advertisers are warming up to the idea of advertising on Twitter. The site has grown 25% since October and has in fact become a featured application on both the iPad and the iPhone...


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Shirley Williams (appearoo.com/ShirleyWilliams)'s comment, December 21, 2011 10:30 AM
Nice article. Good Find Martin.
Martin Gysler's comment, December 21, 2011 10:38 AM
Thanks Shirley :-)
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7 top tools to measure performance & influence on Twitter

7 top tools to measure performance & influence on Twitter | Social Media Pearls | Scoop.it
Share This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported.

 

Where to find stats, metrics & analytics for you & your brand
Target audience: Nonprofits, NGOs, cause organizations, social enterprises, businesses, brands, bloggers, social media managers, individuals.


This is the part of our ongoing series on how organizations can get the most out of Twitter. Please check back weekly for the next installment.


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The Write Connection's comment, November 9, 2011 8:05 PM
Thanks Martin this is most useful. I have rescooped