Posts Tagged ‘Twitter’

Rudd admits spam Twitter followers

Written on August 13th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has never paid to boost his social media profiles. But his office acknowledges some of his 1.4 million Twitter followers aren’t genuine. ‘Neither he (Mr […]

Twitter unimpressed with leaders’ debate

Written on August 13th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet The television networks’ worms were split on who won the leaders’ debate, but the verdict from the blue birds of Twitter was unanimous: they were not impressed. The commentary […]

Twitter tightens security after breaches

Written on May 24th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Twitter says it is stepping up security measures for the popular messaging service, following a series of high-profile breaches by hackers hitting media organisations and others. Twitter said it […]

Twitter to mine people’s tweets

Written on April 19th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Twitter has began to allow ads to be targeted at users based on the words written in ‘tweets’ and messages forwarded to followers at the popular social network. Previously, […]

Twitter music app expected to launch

Written on April 17th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Buzz has continued to build about the social media giant Twitter’s launching of a new music app. Key ‘influencers’ have already been given a sneak preview of the software […]

Facebook to use Twitter hashtag

Written on March 15th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Facebook is preparing to take on Twitter by adopting the messaging service’s iconic hashtag symbol, The Wall Street Journal reports. Users of the globally popular one-to-many messaging service Twitter […]

PM puts the hard word on Twitter

Written on January 17th, 2013 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Prime Minister Julia Gillard is putting pressure on Twitter to sign up to new social networking guidelines to prevent people from being harassed or bullied online. Facebook, Google, Microsoft […]

Twitter helps with Hurricane Sandy

Written on October 30th, 2012 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet   As long as the power stays on and wi-fi and mobile towers are available people living on the US east coast will be able to keep up to […]

Most Active Tweeters Also Boast Most Followers

Written on October 16th, 2012 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet It seems logical, yes. But a new study from Beevolve released in October finds a strong correlation between a Twitter user’s tweet volume and follower count. According to the […]

Coke’s social media ‘story’ fizzles out

Written on March 2nd, 2012 by Mike Andrewno shouts
Tweet Coca-Cola is the latest company to have a social media marketing attempt go wrong. The company invited fans to post one-word comments in addition to previous posts on the […]
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