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This guide is part of a series of articles at Sendible insights outlining the basics for getting started with the digital world of social media. Small and local businesses owners especially are often not given the tools and instruction they need to keep up with the way their customers are using technology. We hope this article and [...]
What is a Hashtag? – This may seem like a simple enough questions however the hashtag is all too often misused or misunderstood. The # symbol is used to mark keywords or topics in a Tweet. This little cross hatch is a powerful tool for you in navigating the Social Media landscape. Born initially with [...]
Beginning earlier this week, Twitter’s users began to complain that Instagram photos no longer displayed properly on Twitter’s website. Instagram Chief Executive Kevin Systrom said Wednesday his company turned off support for Twitter “cards” in order to drive Twitter users to Instagram’s own website. Twitter “cards” are a feature that allows multimedia content like YouTube [...]
Like with any social network, posting doesn’t equate to readers, click-throughs or subscriptions. Posts have to engage and grab the reader. Twitter is slightly different, however, with it’s limitation to 140 characters. This restriction becomes a guideline for successful posts if viewed correctly and analysed properly. Engage, don’t post. It doesn’t take much thought to [...]
A month after amending its API, Twitter once again plans to introduce a sweeping change that will affect a large number of companies that depend on the microblogging service. According to BuzzFeed, Twitter will soon stop supporting third-party image hosting services in all of its native apps. Twitpic founder Noah Everett says he understands Twitter’s [...]
We have recently added an exciting new feature to the Sendible social media management platform that allows you to automatically send welcome messages to new Twitter followers. These can be automatic DM’s (direct messages) or even @ replies. To set up your Twitter Auto Responder, all you need to do is follow the steps below: [...]
We recently launched a new premium feature on Sendible that makes it possible to drastically grow your Twitter audience with minimal effort. The service works by automatically following people on Twitter who mention terms that you specify in the hope that these Twitter users will follow you back. The chart below is proof that [...]