This Week on #Twitter: 8 in 10 Social Shares on Facebook, Best Social Media for Business, Social B2B
Need a little weekend reading?
We’ve compiled our top ten Twitter stories of the week, which includes news that more than 8 in 10 social media shares take place on Facebook, a visual which reveals the best social media platform for your business, a study that finds 79 percent of marketers believe social media is the top channel for B2B, a look at how promoted tweets convert better than any other social ad tool and the launch of Twitter’s new ‘buy’ button.
When was the last time you conducted a Twitter audit? If the answer is “never” (or not in recent memory), you should consider doing one today.
“Twttr” first opened its doors as an employee-only platform on March 21, 2006, when co-founder Jack Dorsey famously wrote “just setting up my twttr”, the first-ever tweet.
The service launched to the public in July 2006, and later rebranded as “Twitter”. The first hashtag was used in August 2007, and the site passed one million users the following year.
Ever made a typo on Twitter?
I’ll bet you have. After all, everybody makes mistakes from time to time. But while some typos are innocent mistakes or autocorrect malfunctions, others are down to good, old-fashioned stupidity.