What’s Up With the New Twitter Profile Design?

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Twitter is chugging through updates like the Energizer bunny! If you’re one of the lucky ones whose Twitter profile has been rolled over by the new redesign, you may have found a few familiar features. Like a sports organization developing new initiatives to draw the attention of casual fans, it appears that Twitter’s new design […]

What to do about our short attention span on social media?

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What has a longer attention span? Don’t let their expressions fool you. The fact is, goldfish have longer attention spans than us homo sapiens. Is this necessarily a bad thing? What can you do to quickly capture the attention of a user on social media? We’ll take a look at these in today’s post, so, […]

Will New Options Increase Twitter’s Photo Shareability?

According to Alex Roetter, Twitter’s VP of Engineering, “It’s rare for a day to go by when we’re not releasing at least one experiment.” Well, he’s not lying. In a flurry of activity the past two weeks, Twitter has tinkered with its software once again. This time, unveiling new photo features. New Photo Options On […]

Check Out Twitter’s New Features: #FirstTweet, Fave People, and View Counts

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When you’re active on social media, you can quickly become obsessed with numbers. “How many followers do I have?” “How many retweets did that tweet get?” “C’mon, people, FAV THAT!!” Now, two new Twitter initiatives–and one other that’s just fun to explore–may fuel your obsession with numbers. #FirstTweet Twitter is now an eight-year-old, and it […]

Happy for St. Patrick’s Day? Your Facebook Feelings Are Contagious!

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Are you excited for today? If you’ve shared your excitement with your social networks, chances are that you’ve made your friends and followers excited, too! A study at the University of California, San Diego has figured out that moods can spread through Facebook statuses just like they do in face-to-face situations. Detecting Emotional Contagion It’s […]