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Twitter’s API Crackdown May Be Bad For Users, Even If They Never Notice

Twitter’s API Crackdown May Be Bad For Users, Even If They Never Notice | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
This week Twitter launched its new API. There are still lots of questions about what this means for developers, and what role developers have played in Twitter's rise. But the general consensus seems to be that it doesn't matter much for most users.
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5 Must-Have Mobile Marketing Tools for Businesses

5 Must-Have Mobile Marketing Tools for Businesses | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

Study after study, and stat after stat, shows that we have passed the tipping point in terms of the impact of mobile sites.

 

In recent studies from SteamFeed and Google... SteamFeed, shows that in the United States, 37 percent of internet usage occurs on mobile devices. Google researchers found that 67 percent of smartphone users in their survey said they are “more likely to buy from a mobile-friendly site.”

 

That said, here are 5 must-have mobile marketing tools.

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Malware Infected Search Result 5 Times More Common From Bing Than Google

Malware Infected Search Result 5 Times More Common From Bing Than Google | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
AV Test, an antivirus testing company from Germany, reports that Bing is five times more likely to show malware infected websites in search results than Google.
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9 TweetDeck Alternatives for Mobile

9 TweetDeck Alternatives for Mobile | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

Since Twitter has decided to retire TweetDeck's mobile apps the user community deserves a list of worthy alternatives (that will make you forget the service ever existed).

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Twitter to drop TweetDeck for AIR, Android and iOS, will also pull Facebook integration

Twitter to drop TweetDeck for AIR, Android and iOS, will also pull Facebook integration | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
We hope you weren\'t overly attached to TweetDeck for Android and iOS on mobile, or AIR on the desktop. Twitter has revealed that it\'s sending those birds
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8 Twitter Best Practices

8 Twitter Best Practices | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Of all the popular social media channels, I’d say that Twitter is probably the most intimidating. But once you learn its unique language of tweets, hashtags, and handles, Twitter opens up a world of opportunities to promote your cause or business.
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Lauran Star's curator insight, February 26, 2013 10:35 PM

8 Twitter Best Practices.

DPG plc's curator insight, February 27, 2013 4:01 AM

it is intimidating but the most rewarding

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The Customer Owns Your Brand. Who Owns the Customer?

The Customer Owns Your Brand. Who Owns the Customer? | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
With the proliferation of online platforms, power has shifted to the customer—and the customer is better informed and more demanding everyday.
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The 12 Best Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2013

The 12 Best Social Media Conferences to Attend in 2013 | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
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Five Predictions for Social Media in 2013

Five Predictions for Social Media in 2013 | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Image 2012 saw many significant developments for social media, with the industry continuing to establish itself as a serious contender for marketing budget and tools embedding themselves as part of everyday life, from the Wii U's in-game social networking...
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Trend Spotting: 7 Social Media Trends That Matter In 2013

Trend Spotting: 7 Social Media Trends That Matter In 2013 | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

Since the middle of January 2012 Rohit started collecting ideas for his year end trend report. At the end of the year he cull, sifts, and analyzes his collection to uncover emerging trends.

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Maximize Your Online Visibility

Maximize Your Online Visibility | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Recent research makes clear that for high-value consumer purchases as well as B2B procurement, being as “findable” as possible online is critical to winning the business.
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5 Tips for Writing Impactful Content

5 Tips for Writing Impactful Content | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
There is a saying among social media professionals that “Content is King.” Simply stated, posting valuable content is often what separates social media success from failure.
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25 Ways to Boost Community Engagement on Your Website

25 Ways to Boost Community Engagement on Your Website | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

As a website owner, you've probably heard over and over again how important it is to build a community on your website. And while it?

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Producing Consistently High Quality Blog Content

Producing Consistently High Quality Blog Content | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Creating quality content isn’t necessarily hard. It is, however, more challenging to consistently produce the content. One day you might be able to churn out several blog posts for the upcoming week.
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Twitter narrows TweetDeck AIR and mobile app shutdowns to May 7th

Twitter narrows TweetDeck AIR and mobile app shutdowns to May 7th | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Twitter has been warning for weeks that it would shut down TweetDeck's AIR and mobile apps sometime in early May, but it didn't say exactly when
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Google’s New Inactive Account Manager Gives You Control Over Your Digital Afterlife

Google’s New Inactive Account Manager Gives You Control Over Your Digital Afterlife | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

What will happen to your Gmail, YouTube, and other Google centric digital assets after you die?


Although this is probably not something on which you wish to contemplate, it is an issue that rears its head with some regularity. Today Google has launched its Inactive Account Manager (on the Google Account settings page). This new facility allow you to tell Google what you want done with your digital assets should you croak out.

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Google is launching its Inactive Account Manager on the Google Account settings page, which sets out to set up a system that allows you to tell Google “what you want done with your digital assets when you die or can no longer use your account.”

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How to Create Highly Engaging & Sharable Graphics

How to Create Highly Engaging & Sharable Graphics | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
When it comes to creating graphics for visual social networks, there are a few key ideas you should keep in mind to increase your reach and engagement. Your audience wants to be educated. They want to be inspired.
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Social Media for Business: Get Social or Get Lost

Social Media for Business: Get Social or Get Lost | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
The business world no longer has a choice in whether it will participate in social media. Find out why every company must join the social web.
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Every company does not have to join the social web, however they ignore it at their own peril.

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A Love Letter to the Internet

A Love Letter to the Internet | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
How do I love thee? I shall count the ways in a Valentine's Day love letter to the Internt, social media, and new opportunities in new media.
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Oh... I can relate. We had a three day internet outage. Our conversion to AT&T U-verse didn't go smoothly, but we are back up and running.

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Pinterest: A Job Search Tool?

Pinterest: A Job Search Tool? | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Pinterest can definitely be used to advance your personal brand and enhance your job search. Here are six creative ways that you could be using Pinterest to help you get a job.
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Think Like Zuck – 5 Questions with Ekaterina Walter

Think Like Zuck – 5 Questions with Ekaterina Walter | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Think Like Zuck, Ekaterina Walter You've seen the movies, read the books, and shared the infographics about the rise and success of Facebook. But you may not be applying the business lessons of the Facebook story to your own marketing activities.
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22 Easy-to-Implement Social Media Tactics for December

22 Easy-to-Implement Social Media Tactics for December | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
It’s December, and the countdown to holiday events and the New Year has begun.
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Timing is Everything: Tumblr

Timing is Everything: Tumblr | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
If you're looking for better results from your social media strategy, finding the right time to post to your social networks is a huge step forward both in terms of maximizing your reach potential and growing your online audience.
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Improve Your Email Click-Through Rates by Farming Out Your Social Media Content

Improve Your Email Click-Through Rates by Farming Out Your Social Media Content | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Email newsletters are on the Marketing 101 checklist, so most businesses create and send at least one each month.
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Social Return on Relationships: 13 Tips to Ignite Relevant Value

Social Return on Relationships: 13 Tips to Ignite Relevant Value | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it

Your social media relationship persona isn't some garment you don when the mood strikes. You should be projecting the "real" you.

 

You shouldn't just do Social, you should just be socialble. The biggest return on relationships is from the genuine article, not from a contrived characature.

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3 Social Media Mistakes that Make You Look Like a Rookie

3 Social Media Mistakes that Make You Look Like a Rookie | SocialMedia Source | Scoop.it
Poker is a game of skill, chance, and luck.The key element that sets it apart is the ability to bluff your opponents, regardless of the cards you're dealt.So you're not always playing the cards in your hand.
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