There are several tools where you just enter a twitter handle and you can create a story or news hub. We have storify (beta) that turns what people post on social media into stories. Collect the best photos, video, tweets and more to publish them as simple, beautiful stories that can be embedded anywhere. There is […]
Lanyrd, via Twitter, track event sessions and keep up with favorite speakers — at all stages in the conference lifecycle. Some newlywed couples work to produce an offspring on their honeymoon. Most don’t labor towards birthing a startup. But that’s exactly what British entrepreneurs Natalie Downe and Simon Willison did on their post-nuptial adventure. After […]
Twitter announced that will be adding location or places as they call it to twitter. When you first here about it you think that this will kill foursquare and gowalla, but if you read twitter’s blog you will see that apart from letting people tag specific places they will also allow apps like gowalla’s and […]
In the last months we have seen some Internet titans redesign their websites. Facebook First it was Facebook. They changed a lot. Before they had this bar at the bottom of the page with the apps, chat and so, which is now back to the traditional menus in the top and left. People complained at […]
Twitter has improved #trends by adding local trends. For me trends as twitter shows them are spammy and useless. For what I see with this improvement, only a few cities in the world are included. Obviously not Barcelona, where I am now, or Geneva where I live.
Twitter just released to everybody the ‘list’ feature. In a nutshell what you can do with your lists is to cluster the people you follow (for instance) in topics. In my cases at @tokao I see everybody, while @tokao/tech the twits about tech, and so on. I think it is one of the best things […]
You can connect your Twitter account and your Google Calendar to add events to your calendar by Direct Message. It’s like having a personal assistant! Step 1: Follow the instructions at Twittercal.com to get set up Step 2: Send a Direct Message to gcal to enter a new calendar appointment. Example: “D gcal meeting with […]
Ping.fm is a simple and free service that makes updating your social networks a snap, with over 40 social networking sites and adding more all the time. Between ping.fm straight forward posting methods and advanced custom triggers, we make it easy for you to post your messages exactly where you want them to go. Give it a try!
Are you new to twitter? Then this is a very good resource for you: Twitter Lists. And more video tutorials here.