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.

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 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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

The #PRStudChat Community Discusses PR, Twitter & Politics on Tuesday, October 11th

PR Expanded

With the 2016 Presidential Election Campaign being coined “The Twitter Election” there is no question that Twitter is topical. Together, we’ll be diving into Twitter and whether social media is altering or impacting the messages we receive.

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.”

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.

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.

Join #PRStudChat on February 22nd for a Career Day Twitter Chat

PR Expanded

expert Deirdre Breakenridge inspired a series of direct messages on Twitter between Breakenridge and fellow PR industry pro, Valerie Simon. PRStudChat Twitter Career Day Careers in PR Jess Ostroff Joe Colon Laura Petrolino PR Career Advice 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.

Top 10 Popular Science Staff on Twitter

Cision

This week, we highlight the top Popular Science (print) staff on Twitter ranked by follower count. Morning twitter, here's a good thread on the risks (so many!) The post Top 10 Popular Science Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision.

Top 10 Bleacher Report Staff on Twitter

Cision

This week, we highlight the top Bleacher Report staff on Twitter ranked by follower count. The post Top 10 Bleacher Report Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision. Followers were pulled on September 8, 2017 and may change over time. Ric Bucher – Senior Writer – 840,713.

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#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.

Top 10 Morning Hosts & Anchors on Twitter

Cision

Amidst all the moves and shake-ups on the nation’s morning TV broadcasts, let’s take a look at the top 10 morning hosts and anchors on Twitter across the three major morning shows — Good Morning America, TODAY and CBS This Morning.

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 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.

Revisiting Twitter’s 280-Character Limit: What’s Working Today

Shift Communications

In mid-November 2017, we examined the new 280-character limit that Twitter made generally available to the public on November 7, 2017. Create valuable content on Twitter (and every social network) and users will respond with their approbation and action.

Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter

Cision

We have the top 10 Game Informer magazine staff on Twitter, ranked by the number of followers. The post Top 10 Game Informer Staff on Twitter appeared first on Cision.

8 New Twitter Features for 2016

Cision

Twitter’s growth stagnated in 2015 , and although there were some interesting newer aspects of the network (most notably Periscope) it evidently wasn’t appealing enough for the 77 percent of Internet users that don’t use the platform. Twitter Camera. Twitter Q&A.

#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.

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.

#PRStudChat Celebrates Ethics Month with a September 21st Twitter Chat

PR Expanded

Dr. Neill will be engaging with students, professionals and other educators in a community chat session via Twitter, discussing today’s ethics and sharing her professional advice.

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5 Things You Should Know About Twitter Live Sports

Cision

When it was announced that Twitter won streaming rights to 10 NFL games for the 2016-2017 season, the logical next question was how they would deliver the content to viewers ( Seahawks are streaming on December 15 , so you have some time to prepare your tweets ). Live video stays on Twitter.

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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

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.

If Twitter Removes Character Limit, How Will Marketers Benefit?

Cision

There’s a lot of buzz around Twitter right now. So let’s look at some of the ways we can get more out of the new Twitter. My Twitter stream looks like a hoarder’s house. Thanks to a recent partnership between Google and Twitter, tweets now appear at the top of search results.

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

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.

The Top 50 #GoldenGlobes Social Influencers on Twitter

Cision

Cision’s Influencer Search is a proprietary feature that ranks influencers of conversation topics based on social posts, shares and relevancy on Twitter. The official Twitter of nerdist.com. Featured Top Lists social media Top List TwitterWhat a night! Leo took home the award for best actor, Rocky got a standing ovation, Taraji P. Henson celebrated her win with cookies and social personalities tweeted with a fury.

Top 10 Syndicated TV Shows on Twitter

Cision

If not, you are in luck because this week we highlight the top syndicated TV shows on Twitter, ranked by number of followers. The post Top 10 Syndicated TV Shows on Twitter appeared first on Cision. Are you following your favorite talk shows on social?

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).

Twitter’s New Algorithm – How to get More Retweets

The Proactive Report

million impressions fared in the new Twitter Algorithm. The post Twitter’s New Algorithm – How to get More Retweets appeared first on Social Media Strategy | Online PR | Proactive Report | Sally Falkow.

Using Twitter to Pitch Reporters: What You Need to Know

Marketwired

For PR professionals, Twitter can be a great resource. Pitching on Twitter can absolutely be done — but there’s a right way to do it. Before you connect, make sure your Twitter profile leaves a good impression. If you want to pitch on Twitter, your personal brand matters.

3 Ways Journalists Use Twitter as a Reporting Tool

Cision

Twitter’s stock tumbled after CEO Jack Dorsey reported the company lost $500 million dollars over the last year. But is Twitter really dying? To help you out, here are three ways journalists use Twitter: 1. And Twitter might be the best platform to do this.