Bachelor in Paradise Twitter Roundup: Was an Eliminated Cast Member Also Involved in Textgate?

Looking for a Bachelor in Paradise fix before tonight's episode?  The next best thing to watching Bachelor in Paradise is seeing all the reactions on Twitter from the cast and Bachelor Nation on what went down and putting it in a Bachelor in Paradise Twitter Roundup.   There's always plenty of fodder each week and this week was no exception.  People had plenty to say about "Textgate", Sam the Sea Witch and DarthJoe drama, the return of Mikey T., the arrival of Tight Shirt Justin, Cotton Eye Joe on After Paradise, the new Bachelor and, of course all the love!...more

Using Tweetchats for Exposure

We all know that Twitter is a great format to use in promoting yourself or your company online. What not everyone knows (yet), is how to use Tweet Chats as a tool to gain even more exposure through Twitter. If you haven’t ever joined or held a Tweet Chat or don’t know why you would, keep reading!What is a Tweet Chat?...more

One of One Hundred And Fifty Six Million

Question of the Day:Would you rather have more blog readers or more blog comments? ...more

Library of Twitter?

So this is not new news, but at least it's recent news. That's saying something for me. Although I must give full credit to The Mr. because without him, I'd basically know nothing current or relevant. Partially, it's his job. No, really. It's a sweet gig in a way, he basically monitors media....more

13 tweets I wouldn't mind never reading again

Given, Twitter is a cool tool. Many of us don't know what we'd do without it, even while suspecting that we might be better off by reclaiming that brain space and intellectual bandwidth that we spend sending such deep thoughts as "Ha! @[friend's name]." But with a squamillion tweets per day (figure is approximate), some of them are bound to be dullsville, some annoying, some actionable… ...more

New Twitter Tools to Benefit Advertisers and Users

A few exciting new tools have blasted onto the web that are being used to advance the Twitter market and attract advertisers and users toward new markets. Even Google has entered the Twitter universe and further support the view that Twitter is a marketing tool that is here to stay....more

Helpful Tweeting

A lot of people within the social media world describe Twitter as a way to have a conversation and engage people. And while I agree with that, I think that’s a bit vague — what does it mean to “engage” people on Twitter? How do you have a “conversation” on Twitter? I’d like to piggyback on Christy’s post from Tuesday, which talks about finding and exchanging information via Twitter. That’s one good way to use the site, and I do it too. I did, however, want to draw attention to another example of a great way to use Twitter that happened to me last week....more

Stephanie Fierman On The (Tw)Attention Economy

I’ve really started to wonder how we can possibly ingest the fire hose of information that comes at us every day. The obvious answer is that we can’t. ...more