Posts Tagged ‘Twitter’

PostHeaderIcon Banks seek to end Twitter fiascos with social media guidelines

Banks seek to end Twitter fiascos with social media guidelines
Back to the drawing board”. Last month, even one of Twitter's own executives, the former Goldman Sachs banker Anthony Noto, came a cropper on the social networking site, when he accidentally revealed that the company should make an acquisition.
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Western Social Media Companies – At The Heart Of Al-Qaeda, ISIS, Other
Social media are increasingly instrumental in spreading Al-Qaeda's ideology to the younger generation, now in their 20s or even younger, who have grown up watching video clips on YouTube and for whom social media are an integral part of life. Al-Qaeda …
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Which Companies Should Not Use Social Media
In one of the most insightful explanations of how companies can use social media, Jay Baer, the president of Convince & Convert describes seven myths relating to social media. His third myth, “that social media doesn't apply to our business,” is my …
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PostHeaderIcon Despite Twitter Backlash, New York Police Dept. Plans to Expand Social Media

Despite Twitter Backlash, New York Police Dept. Plans to Expand Social Media
… community relations; that the police would be more “collaborative,” an oft-heard new buzzword; and, as he told a closed-door meeting of chiefs and supervisors in January, that his administration would use social media to bring positive police …
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Postal Service should boost social media use, IG says
The Postal Service should craft a more comprehensive social media strategy, according to a report by the inspector general, released April 21. While USPS maintains a presence on 18 social media services, its use of social media to engage with customers …
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Newlyweds use social media to find wedding crashers
KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa.– When a bride and groom spotted two strangers dancing at their wedding, they were initially amused. That was until they got their reception pictures and video back and saw the wedding crashers were featured several times.
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PostHeaderIcon How could social media (eg. facebook, myspace, twitter) be used to make a positive difference?

Question by @rangotango: How could social media (eg. facebook, myspace, twitter) be used to make a positive difference?
I need to write an essay on the topic of “Social Media” but i need some help in completely understanding in detail the positves of these social mediums. If anyone can help me or provide infomation i would be grateful

Best answer:

Answer by へび
Umm.. Give out messages of hope?

OMG I HAVE TO WRITE AN ESSAY ON THIS TOO.

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PostHeaderIcon what is twitter????????

Question by ITS THE TRUTH!: what is twitter????????
lol i used to know every website my parents asked about….
I NEED HELP!
lol

Best answer:

Answer by Baloneyus_Monk
http://twitter.com/

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PostHeaderIcon Social Media Saturday: Instagram, Vine Add Features And Twitter: News Breaker

Social Media Saturday: Instagram, Vine Add Features And Twitter: News Breaker
The study will be presented next week at the AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media in Boston. How much you think Twitter has improved as a social network and news-broadcasting medium over the last two years may influence how much weight …
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WATCH ONLINE HERE ANIMATION Watch Despicable Me 2 Online Full Movie
According to Wall Street analysts' reports, Turbo has not seen the same anticipation among social media sites. Before The Croods was released, the movie was referenced in an average of 4,164 tweets per day. Turbo, on the other hand, generated a paltry …
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The Paranoid Style in Jackson Politics, or Why Are White People Afraid of
The efforts of this local paranoid element had the stink of desperation, and the blogs and some of the media coverage during this period amplified the worst aspects of Lumumba's otherness, and followed the paranoid format, describing the coming …
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PostHeaderIcon Social media day: Did Twitter and Facebook really build a global revolution?

Social media day: Did Twitter and Facebook really build a global revolution?
Social media day: From Iran to Tunisia and Egypt and beyond, Twitter and Facebook are the power tools of civic upheaval – but social media is only one factor in the spread of democratic revolution.
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Social media as change agent: Did Twitter and Facebook really build a global revolution?
From Iran to Tunisia and Egypt and beyond, Twitter and Facebook are the power tools of civic upheaval – but social media is only one factor in the spread of democratic revolution.
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Social Media Day Marked by Free ‘Ask the Expert’ Webinar and Web 2.0 Courses for Business Professionals
Social media marketing university to kick off “no holds barred” social media Q&A webinar series on Social Media Day (June 30), featuring Entrepreneur.com Columnist and Facebook expert Jennifer Shaheen; 14-Day trial also available for newly expanded curriculum.Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 29, 2011 Social Media Day was first created by Mashable in 2010 to acknowledge and celebrate the ‘revolution of …
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PostHeaderIcon Twitter justice: Boulder woman uses social media to recover stolen bike

Twitter justice: Boulder woman uses social media to recover stolen bike
Elaine Ellis, a social media manager at Trada in downtown Boulder, poses with her Trek Allant bicycle, which was stolen Saturday and recovered Monday after she sounded the alarm to friends and followers via Twitter.
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NFL Players and Social Media: Obsessed with the “Me” Culture
Feel the power, with all eyes on you or at least on your words. Social media has allowed the commoner a voice, a presence and increased the power of our individual words and images. Now let’s combine the exposure from social media with the stardom of pro ball. Double Whammy! Watch me play on the field, follow my tweets, FB friend me, watch me on You tube, read my blog. It makes me want to sing …
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Social media is a significant traffic source for 78% of travel sites
Social media is a ‘top eight’ driver of traffic for 78% of travel sites according a recent study of the “digital competency” of travel brands, with airlines and hotels dominating the leading brands in the study.
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PostHeaderIcon Social Media Bubble: Who Stands to Cash In at Facebook, Twitter and Groupon

Social Media Bubble: Who Stands to Cash In at Facebook, Twitter and Groupon
There is no keeping a social-media business–or at least its valuation–down these days.
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Social media marketing: Exclusive interview with LivingSocial
For companies at a loss as to how to engage with social media for their own marketing needs, or indeed want to build upon existing social media programmes, help could be at hand.
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Service Cloud 3 Expands CRM Presence in Social Media
Salesforce.com upped its commitment to social media Thursday with the announcement of “the next generation of social contact centers.” Service Cloud 3, unveiled at Salesforce’s Cloudforce 2011 event in New York, updates the company’s software-as-a-service platform, and it is being positioned as “customer service for the social era.”
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Social Media Flips the Lawyer System?
Tech does a good job disrupting a lot of the lower-end parts of business, from manufacturing to human resources. Now perhaps social media will start coming at the high end.
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PostHeaderIcon Analyzing Data from Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and Other Social Media Sites

Analyzing Data from Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, and Other Social Media Sites
Mining the Social Web
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Nevada addresses transporation concerns through social media
With funding for Nevada roads declining and double-digit unemployment rates, Nevadans have a chance to voice their transportation-related concerns and suggestions to Congress through the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials’ “I Told Congress About Transportation” social media campaign. The national campaign uses Facebook, YouTube videos and written comments to help …
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PostHeaderIcon Why Social Networking Sites are So Popular

Do you use the internet on a regular basis?  If you do, there is a good chance that you have heard of websites like MySpace, FriendFinder, Classmates, or Yahoo! 360.  What do all of these websites have in common?  They are known as social networking websites.  Social networking websites, over the past few years, have rapidly increased in popularity, so much that many are wondering why.

If you have used a social networking website before, it is likely that you are already fully aware of their popularity and the reason for popularity. There is just something about these websites that draw in millions of internet users.  With a wide variety of different social networking websites available, there are a wide variety of different reasons for their popularity.  One those reasons being the ease of use.
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