Why unfollow when you can Mute

Why Unfollow on Twitter

If you are using Tweetdeck, there is an interesting option called Mute using which you can filter or block tweets. You could accomplish this using selected Keywords, hashtags, sources and twitter accounts as well. All these without unfollowing. . . . → Read More: Why Unfollow When You Can Mute The Tweets

Features that could have made #newtwitter more fun

 

 

While Newtwitter is getting rolled out in phases and might change various avatars when it is finally made available for all (meaning there is scope for improvement till we see the final version). Here are some improvements that Twitter can implement to make tweeting seamless and fun:

1. Retweet with comment / editing. Most of us are happy to add various pre-fixes to the tweets than just a plain RT. Anybody +1 ?

2. Auto-Shortening of URL the way Tweetdeck does it using Bit.ly TinyURL, and others (Oh! wait, I know bit.ly might be . . . → Read More: Features that could have made #newtwitter more fun

How Not to Follow a Fake Profile on Twitter

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Here are some tips that will help you in determining if the Twitterati that you want to follow on Twitter is real or fake. 1. Is it a Verified Account 2. What is the Web page of the Account holder? 3. Look at the Tweet times. . . . → Read More: How Not to Follow a Fake Profile on Twitter

Brizzly’s Twitter Trends with explanations

Brizzly Twitter Trends with Explanations . . . → Read More: Brizzly’s Twitter Trends with explanations

Tweeter’s New Retweet (RT) button goes live

Hi Tweeples,

I used to tweet using thirdparty API’s to access my tweets, but today logged into Twitter on Web and found that Retweet option has been enabled for my account. This is still in beta and twitter has enabled this for some folks…Here is a preview on how it looks:

From ForBlogs

Here is how it looks on a tweet:

From ForBlogs

If you are using a third party API, login to twitter on web and check out!

Update: I found that one cannot Retweet (RT) a post from a user whose tweets are locked! I thought I . . . → Read More: Tweeter’s New Retweet (RT) button goes live

A Comparison between TwitterFox vs TweetDeck APIs to access Twitter

A comparison between TwitterFox vs TweetDeck, currently the two most popular APIs to access Tweeter . . . → Read More: A Comparison between TwitterFox vs TweetDeck APIs to access Twitter