Twitter: Accounts & Profiles

    • Twitter adds keyword, hashtag, emoji blocking to curb abusive tweets

      For years Twitter has had a harassment problem. While that doesn’t seem to have affected marketers’ opinions of Twitter, it could turn off regular users who don’t want to spend time on social network where people are free to fire slurs and other hateful words at them. So Twitter is giving people new options to police the tweets they see.

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  • Want to become Twitter verified? There’s an application process for that

    … Looking to become Twitter verified? In case you weren’t aware, the process before was a bit of a mess and quite a hit and miss experience. Twitter has likely known about this all along. That’s why they announced today that there’s now an application process for verified accounts. This process, as the company explains, will “allow people…

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  • How Twitter bios can help you find your audience

    … are not just in messages; they’re also in our profile descriptions. Some people choose to list their job, others an allegiance to a favorite sports team. By looking at profile descriptions for millions of Twitter users, we can see some interesting patterns emerge about how groups of people describe themselves. We looked at over 4 million Twitter…

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  • Twitter makes it easier to connect with people

    …. It will be consistently refined and is based on the people you follow, tweets you favorite, popular accounts in the local area and what may be happening in the world that would be of interest to follow. Twitter will also let you know exactly why they’re recommending these users to you. Under the new tab, you’ll also be able to sync your address book to connect…

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  • Top Twitter accounts run up against the 140-character limit

    … Twitter has decided not to extend tweet lengths beyond the current 140-character limit. But would it matter if it did? To peek at how long tweets typically are, Marketing Land looked at 300 of the most popular brand, celebrity and media Twitter accounts, as listed by social analytics firm Socialbakers. Those accounts are already running up…

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  • Trump Mostly Tweeting From An iPhone 2 Weeks After Apple Boycott Call

    … of the San Bernardino shooting terrorists. I use both iPhone & Samsung. If Apple doesn’t give info to authorities on the terrorists I’ll only be using Samsung until they give info. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 19, 2016 Boycott all Apple products until such time as Apple gives cellphone info to authorities regarding radical…

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  • The Top Brand-On-Brand Blows On Twitter During Super Bowl 50

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