The Future of Twitter

The Proactive Report

The major social networks (Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter) have been fairly stable for the past five or six years. That might be about to change -Twitter just reported a dismal Q4 for 2016: 16 cents per share on revenue of $717 million. Journalists on Twitter.

The Science of the Tweet: The Dos and Don’ts for #SciComm on Twitter

PR Expanded

Twitter is one of the most promising social media platforms for science communication. I’ve met and worked with a multitude of scientists and professional communicators who swear by the use of Twitter for #scicomm. The hashtag is one of the most powerful tools you can use on Twitter.

6 Twitter Metrics to Follow to Boost Your Online Presence

Brand24

Twitter metrics to track to boost your engagement rates, increase brand awareness, and build a robust online presence! Social Listening Social Media Marketing Twitter measure twitter measure twitter metrics track twitter track twitter metrics twitter metrics twitter performance

Best Twitter Marketing Campaigns

Brand24

Take a look at the best Twitter marketing campaigns and the key takeaways you could implement to your marketing strategy. Social Listening Social Media Marketing Twitter best twitter marketing campaign marketing campaign twitter marketing campaign

How to Use Twitter for Business

Brand24

Learn how to use Twitter for business in just a few easy steps! Social Listening Social Media Marketing Twitter how to use twitter for business twitter business account twitter for business

How to Use Twitter in Media Relations

The Proactive Report

Journalists are very active in social media and Twitter in particular. Most journalists consider Twitter to be an extension of their own reporting these days and 75% say that they use Twitter to build their own brand. How do Journalists use Twitter? Pitching Via Twitter.

Five Tips to Get More Twitter Shares

Ronn Torossian

The post Five Tips to Get More Twitter Shares appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. You’ve created the perfect content and now it’s time to let it out into the social media stratosphere.

How to Increase Twitter Reach

Brand24

Learn how to increase your organic Twitter reach with these 12 easy steps and build a robust social media presence! Social Media Marketing Social Media Monitoring Twitter increase twitter reach reach audience on Twitter twitter organic reach twitter reach

Guest Post: How Twitter Became My Platform of Choice

PR Expanded

Since it wasn’t resonating with editors, I decided to try Twitter. Determined to get results, I taught myself Twitter in one weekend. I researched top Twitter influencers, read and retweeted their content. Using Twitter makes me smarter.

Twitter Re-commits to Fighting “Toxic” Content

Ronn Torossian

The post Twitter Re-commits to Fighting “Toxic” Content appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog. As the public and political pressure continues to mount on social media platforms to make it safer to surf online, the focus of much of the critique has shifted.

How Twitter Eliminating Share Count May Impact You

Cision

Last week Twitter announced that they will discontinue share counts in their API. What this means to you is that you will no longer see the number of times that people have shared your content on Twitter. Why Twitter is discontinuing share counts.

New Twitter Rules Good for Brand Storytelling

The Proactive Report

Twitter rules have always restricted content to 140-characters. There have been changes in the Twitter look and feel over time, but the character count has always been the main feature. New Twitter Rules. Stay tuned for when this is rolled out to the entire Twitter user base.

Twitter’s Alex Jones Problem Goes Beyond PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Twitter stepped into a PR mess this week when it broke ranks with peers and declined to suspend conspiracist Alex Jones from its platform. He will remain unless he engages in targeted harassment or other clear violations of Twitter’s terms of service.

Five Activities to Grow your Twitter Community

PR Expanded

My course, Social Media and Public Relations, kicked off last week with the students building and branding their Twitter profiles and actively engaging in our classroom community (#UMASSPRSM). Listen” strategically by monitoring Twitter conversations.

Tackling manipulation on Twitter

Stephen Waddington

Twitter has no further plans to tackle fake news on the platform ahead of the UK General Election. Twitter saw a six percent year on year increase of monthly active users to 328 million in the first three months of 2017. Speaking on the BBC Radio 4 Media Show last week, Twitter’s director of planning David Wilding said that the platform has no plans to tackle fake news on the platform ahead of the UK General Election in June. Here’s how Twitter is commonly manipulated.

Twitter’s Alex Jones Problem Goes Beyond PR

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Twitter stepped into a PR mess this week when it broke ranks with peers and declined to suspend conspiracist Alex Jones from its platform. He will remain unless he engages in targeted harassment or other clear violations of Twitter’s terms of service. Twitter changes direction.

Twitter is the New Facebook

HMA Public Relations

Twitter is experimenting with doubling its character limit. For some, like Rachel Brockway, this change is considered to be a poor branding decision on Twitter's part. The post Twitter is the New Facebook appeared first on HMA Public Relations.

How Best To Twitter – Everything You Wanted to Know, But Didn’t Have Time to Find Out

PR Matters

Besides living our lives, there are millions of us who want to keep up with our activities on Twitter and to know we’re doing a good job about it. So I thought it was about time to share this bundle of informative Twitter joy to the wider world. Guidelines on Twitter Made Easy.

During its outage, Facebook turns to Twitter to share updates

PR Daily

Even for Facebook, Twitter is an important channel for live updates in a crisis. Users shared their consternation that their favorite social media platform was unavailable: At least we have @Twitter. I guess it's the perfect time to join @Twitter !

#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

The Proactive Report

Our guest today on the #Digital PR Twitter chat is Katie Paine. You can follow her on Twitter @queenofmetrics. Measurement Online PR chat digital PR measurement metrics online PR twitterThis DigitalPR chat took place on Friday, February 26, 2016.

How to Use Twitter Trends to Earn Media Placements

Cision

What I want to share in this piece is how basic social listening using Twitter Trends to earn media placements. What I want to do in this piece is show how many media placement opportunities may be hidden in plain sight (plain sight = Twitter Trends).

TwitSquare? What to Know About Twitter & Foursquare’s Partnership

Cision

The check-in may be dead on Foursquare, but the app is alive and well – and increasing Twitter’s “social media on steroids” effect for brands. Well, Twitter has just teamed up with Foursquare to tag locations in tweets. Twitter (@twitter) March 23, 2015.

Twitter Engagement Actually Translates into Votes

Cision

Clinton’s slow-roasting scandal in regards to her use of a private email server baked all year until it finally became the most discussed issue on Twitter. If you are running for office and no one is tweeting about it, you are likely going to lose your election.

How to Track and Analyse Hashtags on Twitter?

Brand24

Track and analyse hashtags on Twitter to connect with your audience and boost brand awareness! Social Listening Social Media Social Media Marketing analyse twitter hashtag track and analyse hashtags on twitter track twitter hashtag twitter hashtags

Top 10 Agriculture & Farming Magazines on Twitter

Cision

This week we take a look at the top agricultural and farming magazines that are on Twitter. Featured Top Lists agriculture & farming Magazines TwitterOctober is here and that means apples and pumpkins and other in-season fall delights! If you’re doing it right with hay-rides, corn mazes, jack-o-lanterns, or Punkin Chunkin it will probably come with a visit to a farm. Using Cision’s database, we have compiled the list below based on Cision’s proprietary research.

Top 10 U.S. Travel Bloggers on Twitter

Cision

Travel Bloggers on Twitter, ranked by number of mentions of “Travel” as a keyword. This week we take a look at the Top 10 U.S. The list was pulled using Cision’s media database on March 20, 2017 and may change over time. 1. Kirsten Maxwell , Kids Are A Trip.

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Twitter in Crisis: 5 Things You Need To Know

Cision

Twitter stock hit its lowest point last week after Jack Dorsey’s earnings call confirmed user attrition and an year-over-year loss of $500 million dollars. He describes Twitter: “Twitter is, at its core, a public forum for information, conversation, and ideas.”

#DigitalPR Twitter Chat with Katie Paine

The Proactive Report

Our guest today on the #Digital PR Twitter chat is Katie Paine. You can follow her on Twitter @queenofmetrics. Measurement Online PR chat digital PR measurement metrics online PR twitterThis DigitalPR chat took place on Friday, February 26, 2016.

Twitter Analytics Takeaways

HMA Public Relations

Anyone who knows Rachel knows how much sh love Twitter and #hashtags. If she comes across an article about anything related to Twitter and it is on one of her favorite PR news websites, PR Daily, it is pretty much guaranteed that she will read it.

8 Ways to Differentiate Your Brand on Twitter in 2016

Cision

You don’t need a new year’s resolution for your Twitter presence in 2016. Here’s why: in 2015, Twitter’s growth was negligible and its utility (despite different enhancements and tweaks) remains pretty consistent. Integrate Twitter with Triberr.

Top 10 Florida Meteorologists on Twitter

Cision

This week we salute the top Florida meteorologists at local television stations on Twitter, ranked by follower count. The post Top 10 Florida Meteorologists on Twitter appeared first on Cision.

Twitter Use Continues to Fall, Company Blames Cleanup Efforts

Ronn Torossian

As a brand, Twitter understood something had to be done to stop bad actors from using its platform to sew discord and promote violence. The post Twitter Use Continues to Fall, Company Blames Cleanup Efforts appeared first on 5WPR CEO Ronn Torossian Founder's Blog.

Top 3 Ways Pharma Can Better Leverage Twitter in Marketing

ISEBOX

However, we’ve never specifically delved into one of the most effective, dynamic platforms for brand awareness, connecting with the pharma community, and engaging in relevant conversations: Twitter. Since we’re big on “Top # Tips,” here are the Top 3 Ways Pharma Can Better Leverage Twitter in Marketing. They are NOT intended to be spewed from your Twitter profile account like lava from an erupting volcano. Pharma & Life Sciences pharma Social for Pharma twitter

Making a Twitter Moment

Stephen Waddington

Any can make and share a Twitter Moment. Twitter Moments started life as a platform for Twitter’s editorial team to curate content around popular topics on the platform. . That’s changed recently, and now any Twitter user can create a Moment and share it via the platform. It’s a neat way to share highlights from an event or Twitter chat. It’s like the Storify social curation tool, but is native to Twitter.

3 Potential Consequences of Twitter’s New 280-Character Limit

PRSay

One of Twitter’s most defining features is its 140-character limit. You can write an essay’s worth of text underneath a photo on Instagram or accompanying a link on Facebook — but Twitter is about using your words wisely. Thought Leadership Social Media twitter Twitter Chat writing

I’ve been given a kick up the butt about Twitter, and it’s a good thing!

PR Warrior

The post I’ve been given a kick up the butt about Twitter, and it’s a good thing! Social media TwitterI woke up today to a tweet in response to a tweet I had published: @trevoryoung or at least a very personal account where we can talk Geelong, Kate Ceberano and my strange relationship to PRs — Warren D (@nottheword) April 30, 2017 I realised at that point maybe I had dropped off in the personal connection… MORE.

Instagram takes to Twitter to address algorithm rumors

PR Daily

The photo-sharing app took to Twitter to push back on a rampant rumor that the platform is limiting the reach of new photos. It’s clear from the comments in that Twitter thread, though, that people don’t think that’s any better.

6 social media lessons from @PRDaily’s year on Twitter

PR Daily

The only constant in social media is change, which is why we’ve dissected our Twitter analytics for a second year to see what has changed or stayed the same. Exported tweets don’t necessarily observe the time zone you have set on your Twitter account.

Twitter’s Facebook-like Algorithm: What It Means for PR

Cision

Last week, Twitter announced that they would implement their Facebook-like algorithm across all user accounts. This algorithm fundamentally changes the way that brands will be able to communicate on Twitter in the future. Now Twitter is pay-to-play, too. Twitter knows this.

Top 10 Chicago Tribune Staff on Twitter

Cision

Take a look at the top 10 Chicago Tribune staff on Twitter and click that follow button. The post Top 10 Chicago Tribune Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision. If you ever wondered who to follow for the latest news in Chicago, then this week’s list is for you.