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Don’t be a spammer on Twitter!

Don’t be a spammer on Twitter!

I think Twitter is the most discerning of social networks and it drives me nuts to see people abusing it, broadcasting, spamming, boasting about numbers of followers, etc. They seem to have forgotten the quintessential point of social networking: users curate their own feeds. Twitter had this sussed from the start – if somebody you […]

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Facebook Timeline for Business Pages: Think Content!

Facebook Timeline for Business Pages: Think Content!

Facebook Timeline is coming to brand pages on 30th March and, as I mentioned in a previous post ‘Facebook Timeline for Business: What’s New?‘, there is more emphasis now on posting decent content to encourage more interaction with fans. As always with Facebook it’s all about engaging people. If you post dull content that nobody […]

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Do you have Klout?

Do you have Klout?

Klout provides social media analytics to measure the influence of a profile across social media networks. You are given you a Klout Score based on your ability to drive action through creating content and engagement; how often links are clicked on, responded to, retweeted and how many followers or fans you have. This is all calculated […]

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