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Twitter Wants to Woo Back Third Party Developers With New ‘Fabric’ App Platform

Twitter Wants to Woo Back Third Party Developers With New 'Fabric' App Platform

Twitter has a difficult history with third party developers – back in the day (circa 2006-2010), third party apps were, for many, the best way to use Twitter, primarily because they offered features and functionality that the main website did not.

Eventually, Twitter caught up, and as it looked to monetize the platform Twitter decided that third party apps were actually getting in the way. So it went on a bit of a cull, and it’s one that continues to this day.

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How to Remove Your Embarrassing Photos From Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

How to Remove Your Embarrassing Photos From Social Media [INFOGRAPHIC]

You see, the thing about the internet is that it’s forever.

When something is published online, it’s there for keeps. Everybody can look at it. Everybody can comment on it. And everybody can share it. And social media has made this worse.

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‘Homeland’ Fans Can Tweet to Unlock Exclusive Show Footage

'Homeland' Fans Can Tweet to Unlock Exclusive Show Footage

Homeland returns to Showtime this Sunday, October 5th, and fans of the show have been invited to tweet to unlock an exclusive clip from the season premier.

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The 10 Most Popular People on Twitter [STATS]

The 10 Most Popular People on Twitter [STATS]

Katy Perry, who became the first person to reach 50 million followers in January of this year, maintains her position as Twitter’s most-followed individual, with a lead that is now closing in on 2.5 million followers over second-placed (and former number one) Justin Bieber.

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Twitter Suspends More Pro-ISIS Accounts

Twitter Suspends More Pro-ISIS Accounts

Twitter has suspended hundreds of pro-Islamic State profiles in another platform-wide purge on the social network.

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Have Moms Had Enough of Social Media? [STUDY]

Have Moms Had Enough of Social Media? [STUDY]

If you’re a brand on social media that has a strong appeal to moms, you’ve pretty much had it made. Moms, after all, read more, engage more and share more social content than any other demographic.

Or, rather, they did: a new study has revealed the five biggest turn-offs for moms using social media, and most brands are guilty of at least some of them.

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9 Ways to Refresh Your Social Media Strategy [INFOGRAPHIC]

9 Ways to Refresh Your Social Media Strategy [INFOGRAPHIC]

How long have you been updating your brand’s Twitter profile or Facebook Page?

Months? Years? Day in, and day out, things can start to get a little stale. Maybe that’s being reflected in your overall engagement rates, customer response and sales. You need to take a step back, re-evaluate and refresh your campaign.

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The ROI of Social Selling [INFOGRAPHIC]

The ROI of Social Selling [INFOGRAPHIC]

How do you track social media return on investment (ROI)?

It’s the age-old question, and for many brands calculating exactly what they’re getting out of their social media campaigns has proven to be an especially difficult nut to crack.

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How Social Media Automation Can Work For Your Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

How Social Media Automation Can Work For Your Business [INFOGRAPHIC]

For brands using platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to market their business and promote their products and services, it’s key that at all times they strive to keep the “social” in “social media”.

That means actually connecting with fans and customers. Otherwise, you’re just broadcasting. But while a lot of social media absolutely requires that human touch, some aspects can be automated. Indeed, for the most savvy brands, automating social content can dramatically improve engagement.

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How 5 Brands Are Using Twitter in Latin America [INFOGRAPHIC]

How 5 Brands Are Using Twitter in Latin America [INFOGRAPHIC]

Twitter has revolutionised the way that brands and businesses target, engage and liaise with customers in almost every industry and region around the world, and Latin America is no exception.

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