• Spring Cleaning Your Social Media Presence

    Apr 15 2014
    Amanda Gore Spring Twirp

    It’s that time of year again. Or at least the calendar says it’s spring. Everything is thawing and everyone is coming out of hibernation. That means it’s time to do some spring cleaning. You clean your house, your car, your yard and your office, but do you clean up your social media presence? If you haven’t

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  • Finding Leads of Twitter: Spring Edition

    Apr 08 2014
    Amanda Gore Spring Twirp

    This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search. With the nicer weather finally upon us, lots of people are getting off their computers (and Twitter) and getting outside. Or doing work around the house. After

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  • Living on Social Media so YOU Don’t Have to!

    Apr 01 2014
    Anita Hovey Hire Twirp to Manage Social Media banner

    Somewhere, in some business development coaching session, I was asked to describe what we do in a pithy, memorable sound bite. I responded “I live on social media so my clients don’t have to.” It was the truth then, and it’s still one of Twirp Communications Inc.’s core values in a way. Time and again I am asked at networking events “What does that mean?”

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  • Can Twitter Help you Celebrate your Wedding Anniversary?

    Mar 25 2014
    Anita Hovey anniversary cake

    Calvin Pearce knows customer service and how to build relationships. Recently, he added Twitter to his repertoire and is using all of those skills to great success in Twitter. Check out how it all came back to him on one very important night.

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  • The Benefits of Entering an Online Voting Competition

    Mar 18 2014
    Anita Hovey anchored coffee

    There are lots of reasons to online voting competitions: ego, visibility, MONEY! Here are some of the non-monetary ways in which you could benefit from entering an online voting competition:

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  • Finding Leads on Twitter

    Mar 11 2014
    Amanda Gore Twitter Search bar

    This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search.

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  • Grow Your Network on LinkedIn

    Mar 04 2014
    Anita Hovey

    Are you looking for an easy way to grow your network on LinkedIn? This scheme may be just the ticket… or maybe not, if you want real potential clients.

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  • Facebook Promoted Posts for Neophytes

    Feb 25 2014
    Anita Hovey sponsored post on Facebook

    A brief explanation of how brands advertise their content in your Facebook newsfeed via Facebook Promoted Posts, how to spot them, and how NOT to interact.

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  • Setting Up and Using Twitter Lists

    Feb 18 2014
    Anita Hovey

    Twitter lists are one of the hidden gems of Twitter that power users have discovered. Today I’m going to uncover the wonders of Twitter lists and show you how they can be used to filter that firehose down to a trickle you can actually manage!

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  • Finding Leads on Twitter: Valentine’s Day edition

    Feb 11 2014
    Amanda Gore ValentinesTwirps

    This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search. Love is in the air. Valentine’s Day is only a few days away! I know I’m constantly telling you to be out there and looking for people

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