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How to Safely Add an Admin to Any Social Media Profile

As your business grows you might consider outsourcing social media management to save yourself some time. It is imperative you practice safe sharing when it comes to your social media profiles. Giving your password to a virtual assistant can backfire on some networks, and if everyone is logging into [...]

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Is it Time to Hire a Social Media Manager?

The people who hire Twirp Communications are generally lacking in one of these three things: time, resources/skills, and interest. Some businesses are ready to add additional support and social media makes sense to outsource. Some people are behind in their technical skills and don’t want to take the time [...]

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10 Ways to Leverage Twitter Lists

  Twitter lists are one of the lesser known, yet invaluable, tools provided by Twitter to help you manage the information you're viewing in your newsfeed. Managed properly, Twitter lists can help you find the content you're looking for faster, interact with your ideal clients easier and monitor your competition [...]

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How to Unfollow Inactive Twitter Accounts the Easy Way with ManageFlitter

Recently a few of my Twitter friends have hit the 5000 Twitter limit and have been asking for advice on how to continue to grow their Twitter following when they're not allowed to follow anyone new. I use the free version of Manage Flitter because it is so simple [...]

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Streamlining Your Twitter Experience

If you've had the chance to attend any of my social media workshops, or hear me speak, or probably any other social media expert, you'll likely have heard me say that you cannot be successful on Twitter by following a handful of people. To use Twitter for business purposes, [...]

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3 Steps to a Better Facebook Newsfeed

If you've been using Facebook for any length of time, you've likely accumulated a multitude of friends and brand pages--some of which you interact with daily and others...not so much. Have you ever noticed that some of the people/brands you want to interact with more just aren't appearing in [...]

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12 Most Compelling Reasons to Use Hootsuite

Social media is really no longer a choice for business owners. Every business needs to be doing something in the social media arena, and very likely more participating in more than one social network. Whether a business is marketing to other businesses or to consumers, potential customers are online [...]