When I’d manage twitter accounts for companies in the past, I would use third party analytics tools like Simply Measured to monitor the progress and success of tweets or campaigns. While I appreciated the reports Simply Measured provided, I knew given the amount of funding I could allocate to analytics ($0) would always result in a very narrow idea of the impact of my posts.
While we celebrate social media every day, today is the fifth year of Mashable’s Social Media Day! Using #SMDay, Mashable has spearheaded the efforts generating global buzz about this ever-so-social Monday. #MCM has some competition this week.
When I first hear about SMDay a few months ago, I was excited to hear other social media enthusiasts wanted to create a day just for social media. A day to appreciate how social media began, where it is now and where the future is headed.
I really took for granted the ability to speak, until I lost my voice.
From being able to order a drink at Starbucks, to saying hello to the neighbor; losing my voice has really made me appreciate talking.
When my colleague first recommended I use IFTTT, I thought “what in the world are you saying?” Little did I know the biggest window of possibilities and opportunity had just been opened for me.
IFTTT stands for “If This Then That,” and is a service helping to create powerful connections with one simple statement. According to their website, IFTTT is pronounced like “gift” but without the “g”.
Photo from Mashable
Ready or not, Twitter’s new profile layout is coming.
Twitter recently released its latest update with the newly launched Twitter profile update. Many, including myself, have already transitioned to the new layout. For those who haven’t already activated the newest update, they will not have a choice come May 28th.
If you haven’t checked out my post from Day 1 of m SugarCon adventures, click here to check out where all this madness started. The madness continued when I went back to SugarCon again for Day 2…