Twitter

Twitter. It’s our favorite topic. We talk about at breakfast, lunch, dinner and even at work. And when we’re not talking about Twitter, we’re writing about Twitter. And this is where we’ll post it.

Twitter Releasing Web Analytics Tool

Some exciting news. Twitter has finally announced Twitter Web Analytics. Talk about Twitter offering analytics has been going around for some time now. First, there was speculation about whether Twitter would even offer any type of analytics to their users. Then...

What Was Twitter’s First Tweet

“What was the first Twitter tweet?” Good question. In fact, I get asked about it all the time. Twitter’s first tweet was posted by Twitter Founder, Jack Dorsey @jack on March 21, 2006. https://twitter.com/#!/jack/status/20 Shortly afterward, Jack...

Twitter Hits 200 Million Registered Accounts

Sound the trumpets – according to our Twitter Clock, Twitter has hit 200 million registered accounts. As last reported, Twitter claims more than 100 million new users signed on in 2010. And as of last September, Twitter was averaging 370,000 new sign-ups per...

How to Search Twitter Even When Twitter Search is Offline

Last night, June 14, 2010, Twitter experienced some extensive availability issues due to failed enhancement of their timeline cache. In short, It was almost impossible to access or post updates to Twitter — including trying to use search.twitter.com. On the...

Twitter Retweet Best Practices

The common method to spread a Twitter message (or update) is to “Retweet” the message. And for those new to Twitter, a “Retweet” is a method for republishing a message to your followers that gives attribution to the Twitter user who published...