Enhance Your Twitter Presence With Twitter Conversational Ads

This week Twitter introduced conversational ads so that advertisers can drive more earned media and create more brand influence.  It takes the standard promoted tweets that little bit further. It seems there could be many changes at Twitter over the following months, which much controversy about the new Twitter10k where Twitter are talking about changing the 140 character limit to 10,000 – it sounds totally crazy that we would see all of those words in our feeds, so we believe that this will just be like Twitlonger, where you have to click a link to see the rest of the […]

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New Twitter Rules

The new Twitter rules to fight abusive behaviour

Twitter haven’t done very well of late – protecting users from abuse, harassment – trolls, bullies cyber stalkers and cyber bullies hiding behind so called freedom of speech.  The use of Freedom of speech or expression can go both ways, trolls think that they have the right to say what they like with freedom of expression but no, they cannot.  Twitter say they want to protect our freedom of expression, which means that we can say what we like as long as it’s not abusive or intimidating to others, without fear. How are they doing that? – well, this week […]

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Its not just you – Twitter removed background images

People are asking, where is my twitter background – Its not just you – Twitter removed backgrounds – so its goodbye Twitter Background images and people are not happy. All you see now on your profile page is a blank background.  You still of course do have your twitter cover picture.   Its not just you – Twitter removed backgrounds It might have been nice for Twitter to make an announcement but so far all we see is a quote on Mashable and maybe another site. A spokesperson for Twitter told Mashable “We’re removing background images from the home and notifications timelines […]

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Facebook took down the app that showed who unfriends you

Facebook took down the app that showed who unfriends you

Finally people had an application to see who unfriended them on Facebook, it seems its what people want to know – but Facebook didn’t like it and Facebook took down the app that showed who unfriends you. So, why did Facebook ask for it to be removed? Facebook took down the app that showed who unfriends you The app was called “Who Deleted Me” and was available on iOS other mobiles and had extensions for browsers such as Chrome was created by Anthony Kuske. The app went viral last week and Anthony worked hard to be able to handle all of the […]

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Twitter Advanced Blocking Tool

How to use the Twitter Advanced Blocking Tool

In an attempt to make Twitter safer for its users – there is now the Twitter Advanced Blocking Tool.   All it is really is a way to share block lists on Twitter. We can’t see this helping to stop the Twitter Trolls but at least it is a step in the right direction. Twitter do realise that we need much more sophisticated tools than this, and promise they are looking into it. How to block a Twitter user Go to their profile page Click the gear icon Select Block from the drop down menu And confirm. What it means to block […]

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