I listened to the live Ustream broadcast of Twitter’s big announcement yesterday thanks to @Scoble and Ustream. Well, me and over 4500 other viewers, so I thought I’d give you a quick re-cap. A few stats: 375,000 new users sign up per day, 16% of those are on mobile. There’s a greater need for people… Read More


Twitter search is a great way to find leads and new connections to help your business grow, but using just the search box alone can yield an awful lot of noise! So let me show you how to easily filter out some noise and get a result that’s useful with advanced Twitter search. Thinking about… Read More


A few users have asked us for an easy way to add something a little more dynamic to their website without having to re-build it. Here’s a way to embed your most recent tweet on your webpage. All it takes is a little snippet of javascript code. copy this code and paste it into your… Read More


Not too long ago, LinkedIn announced the ability add a link to your Twitter account to your profile along with the ability to send tweets from LinkedIn to Twitter and vice versa. Now, they’ve gone a step further with additional Twitter features including the ability to tweet and track all of your followers from within… Read More


Did you know you have a blog already on Twylah? It’s there already there, waiting for you, all you have to do is claim it. Why should you? Because it will change the way you look at your Twitter stream, help you find new people who are interested in the same things, and give you… Read More


Last week Twitter announced the launch of Blackbird Pie where you can plug in the URL of a tweet and it will generate HTML code you can use to embed that tweet on your site or in your blog. Previously, online publishers were primarily using screenshots to show specific tweets in their articles or posts.… Read More


Last week we covered some of the basics for how to get started with setting up Hootsuite as a social networking dashboard. As a tool for managing your social networks all in one place, Hootsuite is a web application tool for managing multiple platforms at once. This post will focus on how to monitor keywords… Read More


When Hootsuite came out it was primarily a Twitter management application. People liked it because you could track multiple Twitter accounts, keywords and schedule tweets all in one place. It still does all that but it also does so much more. Hootsuite has evolved to include management and posting to LinkedIn, Facebook profiles and fan… Read More


Image via CrunchBase Whether you are just starting out on Twitter or have been using Twitter for awhile, you are probably aware that “re-tweeting” on Twitter is not only a common action but it’s a desirable one as it means others have found your messages to be worth passing on to their followers and helps… Read More


Look at custom Twitter backgrounds and you’ll see there are a lot of similarities in what people do. You can only be so creative with a Twitter background because you are slightly limited by the design constraints of the Twitter content layout. Tweet… Read More


There are also real time monitoring tools that let you quickly search for breaking events, and you can also do a real time search to see if someone is talking about you while they are standing in line. Several cases have been reported of Southwest Air and Jet Blu where someone was standing in line… Read More


Twitter can help build your personal presence in the search engines and websites you link to as well. When you post a short url to a website on Twitter most (not all) of the url shortening services can be read by the search engines and so that link now counts as a precious back-link to… Read More