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What's the Real Value of Twitter?

Steve Harmon | Posted 02.26.2015 | Business
Steve Harmon

Twitter o Twitter, what's a Twitter worth? A tweet or a song? Investors have been debating this the past month and I'm not sure anyone has it right just yet.

Should Twitter Users Still Use Hashtags and @names?

Quora | Posted 02.24.2015 | Technology
Quora

For years, Twitter itself has been struggling with the problems of hashtags and @names, which while effectual are kludgy and off-putting to new users. In 2014, a Twitter executive seemed to indicate their coming demise (See their Tweet here).

Why Our Company Quit Twitter (Before the Memo Came out)

Karen Cahn | Posted 02.07.2015 | Business
Karen Cahn

I loved Dick Costolo's epic memo on how Twitter "sucks" at dealing with trolls. It took guts and honesty for the CEO to admit that his company has t...

Trademark Your Memorable Phrases

Brad Reid | Posted 02.15.2015 | Business
Brad Reid

Memorable phrases that capture the popular imagination are commercially worth millions of dollars. Consequently, it is no surprise that Taylor Swift has trademarked a variety of phrases from her songs.

#ExplainThe90sIn4Words Surfaces Incredible '90s Pop Culture References

Posted 01.21.2015 | Celebrity

Twitter's trending hashtags often reveal remarkable things. On Wednesday, #ExplainThe90sIn4Words gained traction, resurfacing hilarious truths (howev...

#DearJeffrey: Start Slow. You Don't Need to Do Everything at Once

Jeffrey Marsh | Posted 01.21.2015 | Gay Voices
Jeffrey Marsh

We need to take a good long look at what we think will make our lives better. We often don't know if confidence is really what we're looking for... So why not take a breath and simply shoot for happy in the best way we know how?

Twitter Dee Dee

Marcia Liss | Posted 01.15.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Advice In 140 Characters Or Less: How To Be A Good Coworker, According To Twitter

Posted 12.19.2014 | Good News

Some people think that LinkedIn is the only place to go for career advice. And while it’s a great place to network, it’s not the end-all-be-all fo...

Big Business: Buying Fake Instagram Followers

Shayla R. Price | Posted 02.13.2015 | Business
Shayla R. Price

Did you know that you could purchase Instagram followers for just a couple of bucks? Social networks are aware of this new phenomenon, and they are clamping down on this questionable practice because some believe it deceives fans.

The Office Party From Hell

Michael Ramah | Posted 02.08.2015 | Media
Michael Ramah

This holiday season, let's remember that only amateurs get roaring drunk in front of their bosses, managers or clients. Much less a global audience of fans, followers, stakeholders, critics and commentators.

The Most Thankful Cities In America, Measured In Tweets

The Huffington Post | Brie Dyas | Posted 11.14.2014 | HuffPost Home

How do you measure the gratitude of a city? One company says it's possible... in 140 characters or less. Treat by Shutterfly released their ranking...

Celebrity Reactions to the Ebola Epidemic: The Good, the Bad and the Very Ugly

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 01.12.2015 | Celebrity
Nikki Gloudeman

As the Ebola epidemic rages on, health officials have gone into the trenches around the globe, putting their lives at risk to save those of others afflicted by the devastating virus. Yes, but... what do our beloved celebrities think of it all?

Reader's Digest Will Now Pay You For Your Clever Tweets

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 11.10.2014 | Media

Reader's Digest will now pay you for your clever, 140-character musings -- $25 to be exact. After the magazine printed a tweet from comedian Dan Wi...

Here's Why Life Would Be Way Better If You Were In Charge

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 11.07.2014 | Comedy

You had us at Diet Oreos. Since we just went through Midterm Elections, Jimmy Fallon made this week's hashtag #IfIWasInCharge to see what you would...

Wifi Connected But No Connection

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 12.15.2014 | Healthy Living
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

Technology may offer us the hardware and the software to connect. But then, real connection, it seems to me, will only happen if we use our heart-ware. So how connected are you?

So Tweet

Marcia Liss | Posted 12.14.2014 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Jimmy Fallon's Latest Hashtag Is A Little Too Relatable

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.10.2014 | Comedy

Warning: this hashtag may hit a little too close to home. This week, Fallon decided to see what harebrained shenanigans people have been up to by a...

How One Simple Mistake Turned Me Into a Spam Magnet

Jeff Fox | Posted 11.29.2014 | Technology
Jeff Fox

When you waste my time trying to sell me all kinds of crap or, worse, sucker me into wrecking the security of my computer or bank account, I'm going to do everything in my power to avoid you. And I have.

Police Officers Posted Heroin User's Arrest on Twitter and Vine

Dieter Holger | Posted 11.11.2014 | Crime
Dieter Holger

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These Are The Best Tweets About Food And Drink This Week

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.12.2014 | Taste

Red Delicious apples are good for nothing.

Twitter Is WAY More Brutal Than The NFL

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.05.2014 | Comedy

If this doesn't make up for your terrible fantasy football season, nothing will. In the latest edition of "Mean Tweets," Jimmy Kimmel brought toget...

The 10 Best Marketing Tweets I've Ever Seen

Melanie Curtin | Posted 10.27.2014 | Business
Melanie Curtin

While a brand used to have to spend zillions of dollars to get its ad on TV or its logo on a billboard, now social media like Twitter make it possible to reach millions of people quickly, without spending millions of dollars.

The Academy's Tribute Tweet for Robin Williams Backfired. So Why Did People Forgive It?

Winnie Kao | Posted 10.22.2014 | Technology
Winnie Kao

Good intentions only matter if people believe that you have good intentions. The Academy's tweet, while now widely recognized as being misguided, was perceived to be driven by sincerity.

These Vacation Fails Make Your Getaways Seem Amazing

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.15.2014 | Comedy

Everybody knows vacations are the best. But even the greatest vacations can have those awkward moments when dad buys women's clothing for himself. ...

Witty and Hilarious Celebrity Tweets That Might Inspire You to Up Your Tweet Game

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 10.02.2014 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

On March 21, 2006, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey posted the world's first Tweet: "just setting up my twttr." The company's mission? To give anyone wh...