Category Archives: Twitter

How to Use a #Hashtag to Promote Your Next Event

It would be rare these day to spend time online without running across a hashtag. Hashtags have become a universally used symbol on social networks to label content and collect conversations. Hashtags http://shirleywilson.com/how-use-facebook-hashtags/make it possible for anyone interested in a particular event or topic to quickly discover additional conversation and content. Twitter was the social network really responsible for birthing the…

12 Ways to Use Twitter for Business

So you’re still not convinced that Twitter is an appropriate social media tool for your business. You’re not alone. Many business owners are still trying to decide if, when and how to improve their business with tweets. Others are not so shy and a quick search will show just how many businesses — from the…

My Favorite Social Things in 2012

  Here we are nearing the end of 2012 and if you’re like me you are probably dizzy wondering where the last 11 months have gone.  Looking back, I'm pretty certain a great deal of my days were spent keeping up with the latest social network updates, sifting through news feeds, posting status updates, joining conversations…

How to Participate in a Twitter Chat

I don’t know about you, but I’m hooked on Twitter! I find it to be a super quick and fun way to not only express myself online but also gain valuable insight on topics important to me and connect with people who share my similar interests. Recently I started expanding my Twittersphere by participating in…