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How To Find People Worth Following on Instagram

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On Instagram, what you see is what you get: unless you're not seeing anything because you aren't following fellow picture-takers. Instagram is unlike Pinterest, where everything is clearly laid out [...]

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10 Pinterest Pages to Help You Get Ready for Back to School

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The end of summer, back-to-school routine may be the same as ever before, but thanks to the Pinterest explosion, we have a completely new source of help. Whether you're looking [...]

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Tweet and Travel: New GPS Device Gives Users Extra Apps, Including Twitter

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Our tablets and smartphones already make apps widely available while on-the-go in the car or on a hike — but still, TomTom’s new Go Live GPS device has added apps, [...]

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Top 10 Actually Useful Tweets about Hurricane Irene

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Twitter is great for generating buzz, but sometimes that buzz isn’t all that constructive. As the east coast of the United States prepares for Hurricane Irene this weekend, tips on [...]

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Twitter Takes on Social Change: Top 5 Things Hope140 is Doing Right

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Last week, Twitter’s Claire Diaz-Ortiz, the company’s leader for social innovation, released her book all about how people can use Twitter to be good global citizens. But the book, Twitter [...]

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Watch the Hype: How Twitter is Making the New Jay-Z and Kanye West Album More Epic

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This week, one of the most-talked about music collaborations ever was released: Watch the Throne, the new album by Jay-Z and Kanye West. Kanye in particular is of course already [...]

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Crisis Time: 5 Tweets that Sum Up the London Riots

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People using Twitter to report and comment on current events is commonplace now — and with the London Riots, people are tweeting a wide range of opinions, observing a spectrum [...]

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88 Worldwide Tumblr Meetups are Scheduled: How You Can Tweet Your Way There

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How do we know when something like Tumblr is extra hot? When Tumblr people are taking the time not only to interact on the internet, but also in person by [...]

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Power to the People: Twitter Launches Dutch and Indonesian Translations with Community Model

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For a self-congratulating start to the month, Twitter posted that they have just launched their product in two new languages: Dutch and Indonesian. Twitter is now available in 11 different [...]

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NFL Lockout Ends For Real: Why Tweeters Should Care

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The NFL lockout has finally come to a close after five months of only shaky guesses about our professional football league’s future — thankfully, the new 10-year labor contract will [...]

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Top 5 Reasons Jimmy Fallon’s Late Night Hashtags Work So Well

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Late Night extraordinaire Jimmy Fallon has hit upon a winning strategy for entertaining his viewers — and like many explosive fads these days, it comes from Twitter. Fallon has started [...]

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Will Twitter’s New Searching Feature Really Make a Difference?

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This week, Twitter blogged about its latest improvement to its micro-blogging kingdom: an improved search function. The new searching technology will create an experience where photos and videos show up [...]

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Convince Anyone: 7 Strategies for Highly Persuasive Tweets

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The power to influence people is something many people want — and one of the reasons you may have finally started your own Twitter account. Whether you tweet on behalf [...]

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Oprah’s Last Show Ever: How Twitter is Toasting this End of an Era

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May 25 is a landmark day for millions and millions of people. It is the date of Oprah Winfrey’s last television show. After a quarter-century of riveting interviews and discussions [...]

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The 5 Best Ways to Use Twitter Third Party Apps

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Third party applications are getting more and more creative, helping us use our social media tools in more effective and widespread ways. Twitter lends itself really well to third party [...]