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Guide to Twitter Lists for Beginners

If you’re fairly active on Twitter, chances are you’ll be following a large number of people. Your timeline probably flashes past your eyes and you’re never going to have the time to read every one. 401 more words

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Resonance and subjectivity on twitter

In four years of using Twitter regularly, I’ve often found others tweeting things that resonate with me and vice versa. In fact one could plausibly suggest that these experiences play an important role in making continued use of the service appealing. 266 more words

"I have no idea what to tweet about!"

Are you a social researcher who feels this way? Here are some ideas which might help:

  • Have you read any interesting papers recently? Link to them and briefly explain why you liked them.
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The best way to automate social media posts

I was reading an article today, shared in a Facebook group I’m a member of, about the cons of setting up Instagram to automatically post to Twitter each time you post a new photo. 660 more words

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How not to use twitter as an academic

I usually tend towards the view that there’s no right or wrong way to use social media. These evaluations only make sense relative to some prior purpose and so I’m sceptical when blog posts pronounce on  355 more words

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Essential Social Platforms for College Seniors

I like to survey my incoming social media marketing class about their social networks. It is often a learning experience for me: a couple of years ago I learned about two new platforms, Instagram and Pinterest, before they hit a “tipping point” and were in the news. 322 more words

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