In information systems, a tag is a non-hierarchical keyword or term assigned to a piece of information (such as an Internet bookmark, digital image, or computer file). This kind of metadata helps describe an item and allows it to be found again by browsing or searching. Tags are generally chosen informally and personally by the item's creator or by its viewer, depending on the system.Tagging was popularized by websites associated with Web 2.0 and is an important feature of many Web 2.0 services. It is now also part of some desktop software.
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    • Twitter and TV Superfans (Study)

      How do “superfans” of television show behave on Twitter, and what should marketers do to tap them? Twitter teamed up with Vizeum and Dentsu Aegis Network to find out. Superfans were defined as those who rated their fandom of specific TV shows as a nine or 10 out of 10, and Twitter senior research analyst Katherine Karp said in a blog post that those superfans are more likely ...

      David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 23 readers -
    • Twitter Launches Stickers, Hashtag-Triggered Emoji for Lunar New Year

      Twitter released new stickers and a hashtag-triggered emoji to celebrate the Lunar New Year. With this update, users can share the Year of the Rooster emoji by tweeting one of the supported hashtags associated with the occasion. From now until Feb. 12, when users tweet hashtags such as #HappyLunarNewYear and #ChineseNewYear, the Rooster emoji will automatically appear after the hashtag.

      Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 19 readers -
  • Twitter Unveils Hashtag-Triggered Emoji for Inauguration

    … Featured Jobs Audience Development Analyst WNET New York Public Media 10019, New York City SEO/Editorial Freelancer New Hope Media LLC New York City, New York Social Media Strategist Oceana Washington, D.C. Audience Development Manager LADDERS New York City, New York Zeppelin Hall Beer Garden Social Media Strategist Grand Street Property…

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  • Twitter Serves Up Emoji, Stickers for Australian Open

    … The Australian Open is under way, and Twitter is serving up special hashtag-triggered emoji and stickers for the Grand Slam tennis tournament. The hashtag #AusOpen will add a special emoji to tweets about the tournament. And a selection of Australian Open stickers can be added to tweets. Jonno Simpson, who works on sports partnerships…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 11 readers -
  • CES 2017: Twitter, CTA, Conversable Team Up on CES Twitter Guide

    … Jan. 6 at 2:15 p.m. PT/5:15 p.m. ET, during which she will discuss how “Twitter is telling its own unique story and how tapping into ‘what’s happening’ pushes the boundaries of conventional storytelling. Twitter head of planning and creative agency development Stacy Minero will speak about new research and best practices for brands looking to create social “love at first sight” during Variety’s Entertainment Summit at CES. CES 2017 will take place in Las Vegas Jan. 5 through 8. Readers: Are you ready for CES 2017? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 21 readers -
  • Jack Dorsey to Users: What Do You Want From Twitter in 2017?

    … Co-founder and CEO Jack Dorsey wants to know what Twitter users would like to see from the social network in 2017. Dorsey sought suggestions via tweet, using the hashtag #Twitter2017: Following in the footsteps of (Airbnb co-founder) Brian Chesky: what’s the most important thing you want to see Twitter improve or create in 2017? #Twitter2017…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 19 readers -
  • Twitter Rings In the New Year With Stickers, Fireworks Emoji

    … Twitter is letting its users say farewell to 2016 and welcome 2017 with stickers and a hashtag-triggered emoji. The social network introduced the New Year goodies in a tweet, and the hashtag #HappyNewYear will automatically add a fireworks emoji to tweets. Readers: Are you ready for 2017? New year, new you, new #Stickers.#HappyNewYear pic.twitter.com/TbiU9xDcAh — Twitter (@twitter) December 28, 2016…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 9 readers -
  • Happy Holidays From Twitter, Periscope

    … Periscope introduced a snowman that will appear if the hashtags #wintersolstice, #snowman or #winter are used during broadcasts. Happy #wintersolstice! This #snowman melts our hearts Broadcast with these hashtags to share your #winter adventures with us ⛄️ pic.twitter.com/R8SQPixbgu — Periscope TV (@periscopetv) December 21, 2016 …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 12 readers -
  • How to Use the Redesigned iOS Emojis to Engage With Women

    Sometimes words just aren’t enough–thank goodness for iOS emojis. It’s hard to imagine communicating without the aid of these colorful little icons that so effortlessly convey tone and inject a little whimsy into everyday conversations. It’s no surprise, then, that nearly 37 percent of adults use emojis regularly.

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  • Twitter Settles In for College Football Playoff

    … debuted five hashtag-triggered emoji for tweets containing #CFBPlayoff, #RollTide, #ALLIN, #GoBucks and #PurpleReign, and Herman added that once the matchup for the championship game is determined, fans tweeting with the #NationalChampionship hashtag will see the championship trophy. Alabama and Washington go at it in the Peach Bowl at 3 p.m. ET…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 15 readers -
  • Twitter Adds Featured Stickers Based on AMC’s The Walking Dead

    … and a sheriff’s badge. Fend off Walkers with featured @WalkingDead_AMC #Stickers! pic.twitter.com/OXOscFcmmu — Twitter TV (@twittertv) December 5, 2016 Users can add multiple stickers to a single picture, and they can resize and move stickers as they like. Twitter released its stickers feature earlier this year. Stickers act as visual hashtags, which means that a user can tap on a sticker on a photo to see other public photos that contain the same sticker. Readers: Do you add Twitter stickers to your pictures? …

    Inside Facebookin Social Twitter- 8 readers -
  • Instagram’s Best of 2016

    … (as of Dec. 1) were: Cristiano Ronaldo, 82.9 million Neymar, 62.7 million Lionel Messi, 60.2 million James Rodriguez, 27.2 million LeBron James, 26.4 million Gareth Bale, 24.6 million Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 21.3 million Ronaldinho Gaúcho, 18.3 million Luis Suarez, 18.1 million Karim Benzema, 16.1 million David Luiz, 15.1 million Andres Iniesta, 14.9…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 14 readers -
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