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Twitter Expected To Grow By Almost 25% In 2014 As Asia Becomes Biggest Audience [STUDY]

Twitter Expected To Grow By Almost 25% In 2014 As Asia Becomes Biggest Audience [STUDY]

Twitter’s user base is on track to grow by 24.4 percent in 2014 as the platform gains a greater share of its total audience from countries in the Asia-Pacific region, suggests new data from eMarketer.

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Twitter Isn’t Buying SoundCloud Because ‘The Numbers Didn’t Add Up’

Twitter Isn't Buying SoundCloud Because 'The Numbers Didn't Add Up'

Twitter has backed out of talks to acquire the popular German music-streaming service SoundCloud.

Why? Because “the numbers didn’t add up”, reports The Wall Street Journal.

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Is Twitter About To Buy SoundCloud?

Is Twitter About To Buy SoundCloud?

Twitter’s growth problem is well documented: the platform desperately needs new users, and, critically, it needs them to stay.

One effective way for an online business to expand its reach is through acquisition – when you buy another online brand, you also essentially buy its audience, particularly if the demographic is on point. Now, Twitter is considering buying SoundCloud, the music-sharing company, in a deal that could cost upwards of $1 billion.

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27% Of UK Viewers Use Social Media Whilst Watching TV [STUDY]

27% Of UK Viewers Use Social Media Whilst Watching TV [STUDY]

Much has been made of Twitter’s connection with TV, often by Twitter themselves – the company is betting big that its circular relationship with the major networks and their biggest shows is beneficial to all parties.

However, right now at least that synergy isn’t clear. Last month an NBC exec suggested that Twitter does not increase TV viewers, and new data from YouGov could provide some indication why.

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Twitter Q1 Earnings: $250M Revenue, $0.00 EPS, 255 Million Monthly Active Users [STATS]

Twitter Q1 Earnings: $250M Revenue, $0.00 EPS, 255 Million Monthly Active Users [STATS]

Twitter has just reported on its Q1 2014 financial earnings and the numbers have beaten Wall Street estimations almost across the board, except, it appears, where it really mattered: that all-important monthly active users (MAU) number.

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Twitter Doesn’t Increase TV Viewers, Says NBC

Twitter Doesn't Increase TV Viewers, Says NBC

Twitter is betting big on its relationship with television, both in how networks and shows can tap into the firehose of tweets to drive awareness via ads, and how Twitter can convert that synergy into cash. Market your shows through us, Twitter says, and your audience will go through the roof.

Problem: it isn’t working. At least not according to one NBC executive.

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Twitter Ad Revenue Forecast To Exceed $1 Billion In 2014 [STATS]

Twitter Ad Revenue Forecast To Exceed $1 Billion In 2014 [STATS]

Twitter’s advertising revenue is on track to exceed $1 billion in 2014, up from $594.9 million last year, with further accelerated income from ads envisaged through 2016, reports eMarketer.

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New From Twitter: Post Up To 4 Photos (And Tag Your Friends) In A Single Tweet

New From Twitter: Post Up To 4 Photos (And Tag Your Friends) In A Single Tweet

Twitter has a growth problem. And part of that problem is that users find the service both confusing and somewhat limiting. Yesterday, the company announced a major update that should partly resolve this issue, certainly when it comes to image sharing on your mobile phone.

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Two-Thirds Believe Twitter’s Stock Price Will Drop Over Next 6 Months [POLL]

Two-Thirds Believe Twitter's Stock Price Will Drop Over Next 6 Months [POLL]

Are you bullish about Twitter?

I am, certainly in the long term. But after the success of Twitter’s IPO, which saw the company set a price of $26 per share that soared to $44.90 by the end of the day, the stock has meandered somewhat, and currently sits at $41 and change.

So, what next? Is this a good time to buy TWTR?

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Twitter And The Future Of Social TV

Twitter And The Future Of Social TV

Twitter’s betting big on television.

How big? As the second screen becomes more and more important (and significant) for TV networks – upwards of 80 percent of U.S. viewers have used smartphones or other portable devices while watching TV – Twitter has aggressively positioned itself to take full advantage, both from the cross-correlation of eyeballs, and to scoop up as many marketing dollars as possible.

Twitter And The Future Of Social TVJoin John Wooden, Director Strategy and Production at CONAN, Cait Hood, VP of Social Media at Fox Broadcasting, Robert Hayes, Executive Vice President, Digital Media at NBC Entertainment and others at Lost Remote, the first and largest industry site dedicated to social TV, which is bringing its hit conference to the West Coast.

In their exciting session, The Future of Social TV: What Networks are Planning for the Spring and Summer TV Season, these Shorty Industry Award finalists and winners from TV networks will each present a breaking piece of news in social TV for their network, followed by a brief Q&A on how to run a successful campaign.

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