The URL of a Tweet

This week I’d like to begin a series on social media basics for businesses, organizations, nonprofits, and individuals who might need a little help in understanding how to fully utilize social media. For this first post, I wanted to focus on a very basic aspect...

Twitter Is Down!

It’s 4pm MST. You’re thinking about connecting with your Twitter followers by sharing an interesting article, making a witty joke, inviting them to a meet-up. You type twitter.com into your Chrome browser. Nothing. You open Firefox. Nothing still....

Should You Buy Twitter Followers?

It feels dirty to suggest it. I hate the idea of buying Twitter followers. When I was in high school back in the 1990s, my friends and I used to joke with each other that we were only friends because the other’s mom was paying us to hang out with them. It was a...