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Twitter Bans Automated Bulk Following

Twitter has banned the widespread practice of auto following other Twitter users, as well as bulk following Twitter users. If you’re following users in an automated fashion in any way, you had better stop it right now. Or risk losing your Twitter account.


Social Media Lesson: Do Not Tweet About Burnt Pancakes

Did you know? You Should Not Tweet About Burnt Pancakes. Here are a few lessons learned from a social media experience gone awry: do not Tweet about Burnt Pancakes.

How to Use Twitter for Customer Service

There is now a great new tool for customer service that would probably not expect: it is called Twitter. Not only is Twitter a great social networking web site, Twitter is a great tool. And, more importantly, a time saver. On the Standing Dog Blog, we have a great blog post by Paul Griffith about how use Twitter as a customer service tool for your


How to Track Santa Claus this year using Twitter and Faceboo

Do you want learn how to track Santa Claus this year online or by phone? Well, here is your chance. tw telecom voice communications services at NORAD lets you track Santa Claus via Twitter and Facebook, as well as some other online services.

Republican GOP Candidates Winning Social Media

Republican individuals for your U.S. Senate have amassed greater than 4 occasions as several Facebook Fans as their Democratic counterparts, and more than 5 occasions as many Twitter Fans, based on an analysis by HeadCount, a nonpartisan voter registration organization.

Report Shows Explosive Twitter Growth in Brazil, Indonesia a

comScore has just released a report on Twitter’s explosive growth worldwide. The comScore study found that in June 2010, about 93 million Internet users visited This is an overall increase of 109 percent over last year.

CheapTweet Upgrades Its Social Deals Search Engine, a major Twitter-based social deals search engine site, has launched CheapTweet Version 2, in celebration of indexing over 5 million deals online to offer users an better social shopping experience.

Twitter Ads Imminent, Might Actually Make Money

One of the games that digital prognosticators love to play is guessing when and how Twitter will make money. We ve taken particular joy in lambasting one of our favorite social networks for absorbing investor dollars like a black hole. But all of the fun and games may be coming to an end now that rumors are swirling of a Twitter Ad platform that wi

LOL Phishing Attack Still Wreaking Havoc on Twitter

A phishing attack that began striking U.S. Twitter profiles this weekend is still going strong and isn t showing any signs of letting up. As VentureBeat reports, the scam operates through a direct message reading, quot;Lol. this you? quot; Once users click on it, they re sent to a fake Twitter login page, where they could be tricked into revealin

Are Real Time Results Showing for Your Brand?

Last month, there was a pretty important change in Google which allows them to provide in-depth, real time search. That is, Google launched the inclusion of Twitter results (and others) into the SERPS (search engine results pages). Yahoo has also announced that they are doing the same.


Study Shows Digg and Facebook Users More Loyal

There is a new study out that shows that people who visit Digg and Facebook are more loyal readers than on other web sites. Visitors to and are not as loyal. Twitter, in fact, was shown to have visitors that are not as loyal as other web sites.

Can Twitter Rival Google? Even for Michael Jac

Can Twitter Search rival Google Search, even for a search for the phrase Michael Jackson?

How to Follow Trends on Twitter

There are several different resources available to follow and watch the trends on Twitter. Here is how to follow your niche on Twitter.

Top 50 USA Web Properties for April 2009

Some of the most notable drivers of traffic to certain websites include the swine flu concerns that people had (i.e.,, and the rise in popularity of Twitter and Facebook.

How to Stay Away from Twitter Spammers

Here are 5 steps to help you stay from the spammers on Twitter.

5 Great Ways to Use Twitter

Here are five great reasons why you should join and start using Twitter.

Posting Anonymously to Twitter Using Aafter

Aafter, a search engine that bills itself as a high privacy search engine and one that actually pays you to search, has added many new features, including a new way to post to Twitter anonymously.

TwitterJobSearch Helps Search Twitter for Jobs

TwitterJobSearch has launched, the first smart job search engine that actually extracts meaning from Twitter content. TwitterJobSearch creates a real-time global online resource for all jobs posted onto Twitter.

5 Steps to Going Viral on Twitter

So, how does ReTweeting happen, anyway? Well, here are the 5 factors you need to take into account when trying to get your content to spread virally on Twitter.


CEOs that Use Twitter

The following is a list of confirmed C Level Executives that are using Twitter.

14 Ways to Describe Twitter

14 Ways to Describe Twitter. Interesting responses, all from twitterers.

Twitter Interview with Steve Rubel

Great Twitter Interview with Steve Rubel via Twitter.

What Twitter Is and Why It Is Cool

Twitter resembles nothing so much as a giant cocktail party where everyone talks at once and hopes others listen.

The Viral Preferences of Twitter Users

Twitter users tend to share content more often and with more people that the average user (in both one-to-one and especially in one-to-many ways).

Twitter Caught Spamming Google

I noticed recently that has recently made a change to their site that is causing them to spam Google and the other search engines by allowing duplicate content to get indexed by the search engine spiders.