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Cendrine Marrouat curates the best social media content to help you take your photography business to the next level. She also shares her latest photos for you to enjoy.
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Coming soon: express even more in 140 characters | Twitter Blogs

Coming soon: express even more in 140 characters | Twitter Blogs | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
You can already do a lot in a Tweet, but we want you to be able to do even more.
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Steven Adams's comment, May 25, 2016 3:42 AM
Thats good..:p
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Twitter Chats for Bloggers & Creatives For Every Day of the Week

Twitter Chats for Bloggers & Creatives For Every Day of the Week | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
For bloggers and entrepreneurs, it can be a struggle to maintain the stamina to push out regular content, not to mention the continuous flow of ideas. A lot of energy and imagination are required when dedicating yourself day in and day out to your creative cause – especially when there's a high volume of competition. If you're looking…
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5 Twitter List Secrets From the Pros

5 Twitter List Secrets From the Pros | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Want to be better at using Twitter lists? These tips will take you to the next level.
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Fantastic tips, especially #1, #2, and #3. I'm about to try the latter, actually. 

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Every 3 Months, I Unfollow Everyone on Twitter

Every 3 Months, I Unfollow Everyone on Twitter | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Twitter is one of the most underutilized learning tools available. Every second, there are 6,000 tweets about life, experiences, news, and learnings. Learn
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Such a smart strategy! I don't unfollow everyone but I regularly clean my following list. Like Eli Overbey, I want to keep learning. 

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Forget your Twitter share count. Social referral traffic is more important.

Forget your Twitter share count. Social referral traffic is more important. | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
We need to talk about social sharing counts. Content marketers have developed a serious addiction to them that I think is bordering on unhealthy–and I’m saying this as one of the folks on the team …
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While reading Jason Amunwa's excellent piece, I kept asking myself the following question:  "Isn't our obsession with numbers the true culprit in the low quality of content we see pretty much everywhere?"

 

What are your thoughts? 

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Jennifer G. Hanford's curator insight, November 25, 2015 7:23 AM

A good reminder, and absolutely true...

judyhaar's curator insight, November 25, 2015 12:07 PM

Excellent article. You really need to read this!

judyhaar's curator insight, November 25, 2015 12:08 PM

You need to understand the message in this article, it is important.

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The 3 Surprising Types Of Twitter Retweets

The 3 Surprising Types Of Twitter Retweets | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
What if I told you that there are three distinct types of Twitter Retweets and they can all be used differently to get specific results? Would you be surprised? The fact is that most people are only aware of or consistently using one of the three types and missing opportunities to be effective.You might be surprised to learn that Twitter didn’t even invent the RT. Retweets were actually started by Twitter users, not the social network itself. Back on April 17, 2007, Eric Rice (also from Portland
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Which type of Twitter RT do you use the most frequently? A very interesting post written by Robert Caruso!

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socialmediacombo's curator insight, August 10, 2015 7:23 PM

 

Which type of Twitter RT do you use the most frequently? A very interesting post written by Robert Caruso!

SENAME Interactive's curator insight, August 11, 2015 12:41 AM

 

Which type of Twitter RT do you use the most frequently? A very interesting post written by Robert Caruso!

Jon Turino's curator insight, August 11, 2015 5:37 PM

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8 Unexpected and Useful Ways to Use Twitter Group DMs

8 Unexpected and Useful Ways to Use Twitter Group DMs | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Recently, Twitter's oft-neglected Direct Message (DM) tool added a group DM function, a feature that was well-received, but then seems to have gone nowhere. This should not be the case as it's incredibly useful. Group DMs on Twitter have the power to become real game-changers. This could fundamentally alter how you use Twitter and how much value…
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Have you ever thought of the Twitter Group DM feature as something more than just a basic messaging system? 


I hadn't until reading this excellent post from Angela Alcom. She suggests some very simple ideas. I really like the ones about topical ninja groups and the inner circle of your most loyal followers. 


Now, my brain is cranking up with tons of ideas! What about you? 


NB: Twitter Group DMs only work if you use  the official Twitter app (mobile / web) or TweetDeck...

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mrmarketology's curator insight, July 30, 2015 9:13 AM

Twitter group DM now extend your reach and improve your engagement.  One other way this is useful is to have Twitter workshops.  More to come.

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@mrmarketology, excellent idea! How would you go about it?
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Twitter monitoring: Surprise your readers with this tip

Twitter monitoring: Surprise your readers with this tip | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

Do you know who shares your content on Twitter? 


If you just check direct mentions, you are missing half of the shares (at least)...


In this article, I share a little trick that will help you cover the entire Twitter sphere!

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The Branded Tweets That Will Teach You How to Go Viral

The Branded Tweets That Will Teach You How to Go Viral | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

Among all the platforms that exist, Twitter is probably one of rare  where the concept of virality applies. 


Matthew Yeoman shares some great examples of branded Tweets that had crowds in RTing mode. The reasons? Timing, market research, and creativity. 


As you will see, the brands did not reinvent the wheel. They used humor while occasionally playing with fire. 


My favorite example is KitKat. What about you? 


Read the post at http://sendible.com/insights/examples-of-effective-branded-tweets-learn-viral-secrets/


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50 Of The Most Beautiful Twitter Banners Of 2015 So Far – Design School

50 Of The Most Beautiful Twitter Banners Of 2015 So Far – Design School | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
With over 288 million monthly active users on Twitter, you're going to need to figure out a way to stand out.
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Great examples for inspiration!

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How Valuable Are Trolls? More Than You Know!

How Valuable Are Trolls? More Than You Know! | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

This is an old article that needed a coat of "fresh paint."


Over two years ago, I was faced with a troll in a Twitter chat where I was a guest. It was stressful to have to answer questions, interact with people, and deal with a person bent on challenging everything I said. 


But I prevailed with some humor and professionalism. 


You will find a couple of tips in this post. Read it at https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/how-valuable-trolls-more-than-you-know-cendrine-marrouat 


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6 creative ways to use Twitter lists for your business

6 creative ways to use Twitter lists for your business | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

Lists are one of the most underused features on Twitter. And yet, they can provide some huge benefits. You just have to understand how you can use them.


Here are 6 creative ways in this article. There are many more, of course. But they should give you some food for thought!


See them at http://socialmediaslant.com/creative-ways-twitter-lists-business/


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Marco Favero's curator insight, February 23, 2015 5:47 PM

aggiungi la tua intuizione ...

Scott Berry's curator insight, March 2, 2015 6:12 PM

Arrgh!! I always forget about Twitter lists. Don't you forget!

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Tweeting a Link to a Page Might Get it Indexed

Tweeting a Link to a Page Might Get it Indexed | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

As a part of the IMEC Labs Test Group, we have been running some tests to see whether or not tweeting a link to a page that is otherwise invisible to Google can cause it to be crawled and indexed. The short story is this is: Yes, it might. 


A fascinating study about Twitter and Google!


Read it at https://www.stonetemple.com/tweeting-a-link-to-a-page-might-get-it-indexed/


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The day Cheerios enraged social media... - Social Media Slant

The day Cheerios enraged social media... - Social Media Slant | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Last month, Prince died at the age of 57. As always, brands quickly took to Twitter to honor the memory of the music legend. Cheerios came up with the following Tweet: Grieving fans and many other
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The more I look at the tweet, the less I understand why Cheerios got such a bad rap. Was it in poor taste? Maybe, but at the end of the day, many of the branded Tweets I saw were much more tacky and self-promotional...

 

What do you think? 

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10 Twitter Tips Most Pros Don’t Even Know

10 Twitter Tips Most Pros Don’t Even Know | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Twitter is a tool many of us use every day, and despite a multitude of connected apps, Twitter tweaks and tools, there always seems to be some new trick we
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7 Easy and Free Ways to Boost Your Reach on Twitter

7 Easy and Free Ways to Boost Your Reach on Twitter | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
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It's always a good idea to go back to the basics occasionally. This post has a list of simple and actionable tips that will go a long way. 

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How I Earned 1,859 Twitter Followers in Only 8 Years!

How I Earned 1,859 Twitter Followers in Only 8 Years! | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
More Twitter followers doesn't always equal more sales. Know your goals and how to measure them. Here's some advice about maximizing Twitter for your brand.
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It's never really about the number of followers. The more you chase glory, the less you are likely to succeed. 

 

Great post by Nathan T Baker!

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véronique valentino's curator insight, December 9, 2015 6:18 AM

Evidemment 1859 followers en 8 ans, ça fait pas rêver, mais certains "trucs" et outils détaillés das cet article peuvent aider.

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These 3 Small Businesses Rock Twitter

These 3 Small Businesses Rock Twitter | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Twitter provides a proximity, immediacy, and ability to connect with others that are unparalleled. Let me show you how with three examples.
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Want to learn how to rock Twitter without breaking the bank? These three small businesses have a few tricks up their sleeves. I learnt a couple of things by just taking a look at them while writing the post! 

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SENAME Interactive's curator insight, August 17, 2015 12:36 AM

Twitter provides a proximity, immediacy, and ability to connect with others that are unparalleled.

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A Brief Introduction to Social Media Monitoring on Twitter

A Brief Introduction to Social Media Monitoring on Twitter | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Last year, I came across an interesting question on Quora: Why should a brand do social media monitoring? For someone like me, who works in social media, the answer is obvious. But it may not be so clear to a small business owner. While keeping an eye on social media mentions can be a lot... Read more »
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Have you ever thought of Twitter as a social media monitoring tool? With TweetDeck, it's never been easier.


In this article, I share tips and best practices to help you take your small business to the next level...

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Rosetta Carrington Lue's curator insight, August 7, 2015 11:07 AM

 

Have you ever thought of Twitter as a social media monitoring tool? With TweetDeck, it's never been easier.

 

In this article, I share tips and best practices to help you take your small business to the next level...

Gerrit Bes's curator insight, August 8, 2015 9:20 AM


Have you ever thought of Twitter as a social media monitoring tool? With TweetDeck, it's never been easier.


In this article, I share tips and best practices to help you take your small business to the next level...

Antonio Ormachea's curator insight, August 10, 2015 11:50 AM

 

Have you ever thought of Twitter as a social media monitoring tool? With TweetDeck, it's never been easier.

 

In this article, I share tips and best practices to help you take your small business to the next level...

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The One Thing People Should Stop Doing on Twitter...

The One Thing People Should Stop Doing on Twitter... | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Last year, a company called Office Candy mentioned several Twitter users in a “thank you” message.Since I was in the list, I responded to the team to acknowledge its kind gesture. The screenshot above shows what happened within the next few minutes.As far as I know, there is no written rule against replying to all users mentioned in a Tweet. However, the practice often creates confusion and jams conversations. Whenever you click the “Reply” button under a Tweet that contains several usernames, p
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Going Mobile Is No Longer Optional for Businesses

This week's roundup looks at Mobilegeddon, the latest usage numbers for Facebook, and Twitter’s and LinkedIn’s new tools and features...
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80 Twitter Tools for Almost Everything

80 Twitter Tools for Almost Everything | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it

Twitter is chaos, but in the midst of this beautiful mess is a ton of data that if you can understand it. If you ever wanted the complete Twitter toolbox this is the post for you. It's got 80 Twitter tools that can help you do everything you need in this busy social media channel.


Via Jeff Domansky
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Adam J. Kovitz's curator insight, April 30, 2015 9:53 AM

Great Post!

Jean McKinney's curator insight, May 2, 2015 1:59 PM

"Twitter is chaos" -- a very good point.  And that's why tools to cut through the clutter are so essential.  this is really useful for writers and publishers who consider Twitter a key to their publishing and marketing efforts.

AndySernovitz's curator insight, July 31, 2015 3:52 AM

The Ultimate Twitter Toolbox: 80 Twitter Tools: #Content_Curation_Magazine

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Designing a website for your company: A conversation with Jon Whitbeck

Designing a website for your company: A conversation with Jon Whitbeck | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
Do you remember your first website? I had created mine to promote my translation services. The thing that really made me proud? The GIF of a mouse lifting weights right in the middle of the front page. Well, as it turns out, everyone else thought it was lame. lol
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Did you miss our monthly Twitter chat? Here is the recap. 


We had 16 participants! Thank you to Jon Whitbeck for being a guest!

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Chris Agro's curator insight, March 23, 2015 12:46 PM

Good advice and tips on planning a personal or business website. Love the way this Twitter interview is presented as a slideshow.

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@Chris Agro, glad you liked the Twitter chat. You should join us next time! :-)
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A New Era in Social: Less Photos, More Videos (At Least on Facebook)

A New Era in Social: Less Photos, More Videos (At Least on Facebook) | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
In today’s roundup, we take a quick look at Facebook's new organic reach, Twitter’s new tools for small business owners and users, Google Search, and more.
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Could 2015 Be the Year of LinkedIn?

Could 2015 Be the Year of LinkedIn? | Social Media for Photographers | Scoop.it
A quick look at the latest traffic numbers for Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Yelp, and a study on social media and stress.
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