New Twitter! Same as the old Twitter?

New Twitter! Same as the old Twitter?

It’s happening. Twitter has been redesigned… and I had no idea. We did get an Twitter Insider’s tip from way back that mentioned that hashtags were going to be rebranded by Twitter, but I shrugged it off. How could Twitter…

Tweets You Wish to Delete

Tweets You Wish to Delete

What if I make a mistake or tweet something that I wish I could take back? When I first started working for KCRW I once tweeted about “President Obama’s Nobel Peach Prize.” I kinda thought I might lose my job…

My Twitter Profile in Visual Data

My Twitter Profile in Visual Data

This too is too fun. You simply must play with it. visua.ly/twitter. I can think of a million ways to be better at twitter. A lot of it revolves around needing more time and tenacity. While the metrics used here…

Get your community to tweet for your brand

How? Trade Desirable MEDIA for MARKETING. St. Vincent did. Annie Clark, aka St. Vincent announced that a track from Strange Mercy would be unlocked when enough Twitter users to tweeted the hashtag “#strangemercy.”  In fact, her social efforst across the board have…

Hey DJs! Want more twitter followers!?

Hey DJs! Want more twitter followers!?

To those of you that tweet while you are on-air, I thought that you might be interested to learn how show hosts @DanielTosh & @JimmyFallon have totally nailed the strategy of merging On Air Time with Twitter. Tosh gained over…

Hootsuite

Hootsuite

Hootsuite totally strong armed me into entering into a paid plan with them in order to keep up with the efficient paradigm of multiple social media account management. I guess it’s worth my $5 a month or whatever it is….

Tweet or ReTweet

Tweet or ReTweet

Q: Should I use the built in Twitter Retweet functionality, or tweet with the RT code? Let’s start with the basics of what the Retweet or RT is! Simply, its a copy/paste action where you send out an original tweet…

Top 5 Albums for 2010

Giant Balls of Electro-Pop Magic In the past I have typically leaned folk for you folks here at the Muffin. This year I landed square on my ass in the electronic-pop camp and I feel enlightened. As to my process…

New Fav: Reptar

New Fav: Reptar

Much gratitude to WeListenForYou who prompted me over to the MySpace page of Athens band, REPTAR on Monday. In the tradition of virality I now karmically pass this new discovery on to you. And because I LOVE our digital age,…