Tweeters ask in Twitter direct messages that you turn on their notifications

With the flood of millions of tweets going across the Twittersphere every several seconds, it is very likely you will not see the tweets of every person you follow. Although not a brand-new tactic to gain more visibility, it is becoming more and more common to see the following automatically-generated direct messages, or variations thereof, […]

Two ways to use one Gmail account for more than one Twitter account

Twitter allows you to have more than one account, but they also make you use a unique email for each of those Twitter accounts. If you would prefer not to have to remember several different email accounts (and their passwords) for several different Twitter accounts, then all your need is one Gmail account. There are […]

Ever wonder who’s buying Twitter followers? Status People can help…

We almost expect that accounts that have the Twitter verified  seal will have far more followers than they follow, but what about accounts with no Twitter verified seal that seem to have the same “celebrity” or “famous” status as, say, Justin Bieber or Oprah Winfrey or even Ryan Seacrest? How are they getting all these […]

Posterous to sunset on 30 April 2013

A year after being taken over by Twitter, Posterous will be shutting down. If you’d like a backup of all the content you’ve posted there, Posterous has created a way for your to get all your information. Posterous also suggests that you move WordPress.com or Squarespace, as they have tools to help you import your […]

Vintage TweetDeck (TweetDeck AIR) will stop functioning soon…

TweetDeck is the most powerful Twitter tool for tracking real-time conversations. Its flexibility and customizable layout let you keep up with what’s happening on Twitter, across multiple topics and accounts, in real time. To continue to offer a great product that addresses your unique needs, we’re going to focus our development efforts on our modern, […]

TX Blogger: Jennifer Baker

Blogger: Jennifer Baker Blog: Mind of a Diva Jennifer Baker’s blog is self-hosted on WordPress. DC Social Media Examiner (DCSME): What is your blog about? Jennifer Baker (JB): Mind of a Diva serves as a vessel that’s redefining what it means to be a diva through the life and thoughts of a woman in her […]

UK Blogger: Jackie Swift

Blogger: Jackie Swift Blog: Jactherat – Ephemera, lies & chocolate Jackie Swift’s blog is on WordPress.com. DC Social Media Examiner (DCSME): What is your blog about? Jackie Swift (JS): I blog about writing and books, lifestyle and education; I include poetry, recipes and short stories. It is a wide ranging blog covering the many areas […]