Twitter

Twitter Opens The Direct Message Spam Floodgates [VIDEO]

October 29, 2013
Twitter Opens The Direct Message Spam Floodgates [VIDEO]

David Erickson rants about Twiter’s new “Feature,” the ability of any of your Twitter followers to direct message you, thereby opening up the floodgates to DM spam without providing users with any spam filtering tools.

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Twitter Analytics – Measure Citations & Links To Your Sites [VIDEO]

October 22, 2013
Twitter Analytics - Measure Citations & Links To Your Sites [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses Twitter’s new website analytics feature that tracks citations and links to your website.

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MLB Pitcher David Price Rants Against Critics On Twitter [VIDEO]

October 10, 2013
MLB Pitcher David Price Rants Against Critics On Twitter [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses how Tampa Bay Rays pitcher David Price answered his critics on Twitter after a brutal performance against the Boston Red Sox.

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What Public Relations Pros Can Learn From Colin Kaepernick’s Twitter Favorites [VIDEO]

October 3, 2013
What Public Relations Pros Can Learn From Colin Kaepernick's Twitter Favorites [VIDEO]

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s social media tactic of favoriting Tweets critical of the athlete for motivational purposes is a rather savvy public relations move.

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Breaking Bad’s Social TV Integration [VIDEO]

October 2, 2013
Breaking Bad's Social TV Integration [VIDEO]

Albert Maruggi and David Erickson discuss AMC’s efforts to integrate television entertainment and social activity around the hit show Breaking Bad.

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Netflix’s Breaking Bad Twitter App: SpoilerFoiler.com [VIDEO]

October 1, 2013
Netflix's Breaking Bad Twitter App: SpoilerFoiler.com [VIDEO]

Netflix’s Twitter App Spoiler Foiler blacks out any tweets in your feed that might spoil Breaking Bad episodes.

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How To Install Twitter Analytics On Your Website [VIDEO]

September 24, 2013
How To Install Twitter Analytics On Your Website [VIDEO]

David Erickson demonstrates how to install Twitter Analytics on your website so you can keep track of citations of your domain on Twitter.

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Promoted Twitter Complaints Criticize British Airways [VIDEO]

September 13, 2013
Promoted Twitter Complaints Criticize British Airways [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses how one individual customer spent $1,000 on a Promoted Tweets advertising campaign to complain about British Airways’ customer service.

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WordPress Jetpack Update To Media Explorer [VIDEO]

September 11, 2013
WordPress Jetpack Update To Media Explorer [VIDEO]

David Erickson discusses the upcoming update to WordPress Jetpack that allows you to search for and embed Tweets and YouTube video directly from the Media Explorer and within the editing environment, giving WordPress a bit of Storify-like features.

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