Annoyed by those promoted tweets on your Twitter feed? Hopefully, Twitter will make these ads more relevant to you in the near future. Today, the company released Partner Audience, a new ad-targeting feature to let publishers selectShow More Summary
Twitter has clarified their announcement from yesterday that: “aside from Promoted Tweets, we will not allow any third party to inject paid tweets into a timeline on any service that leverages the Twitter API.” This broad statement triggered a rash of “sky is falling” … posts … about … Twitter’s desire to kill … the … advertising segment … of their […]
To promote its movie about a group of superheroes fighting to free humanity from enslavement by a cold, heartless machine, Marvel demanded that fans spend the morning on Twitter, tweeting promotional hashtags to its satisfaction, until...Show More Summary
Marvel both delighted and infuriated its rabid fan base today by making them work together to unlock the new Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer by tweeting about it. But good news: The trailer is amazing. All morning, a promoted post on Twitter asked fans to "tweet to unlock" the new ad, and now the spot is live. Show More Summary
"It's the place where she's really herself." And the new SoundCloud-enabled audio cards don't hurt, either. If you scroll through Kelly Clarkson's Twitter page, you'll notice something curious. Among the tweets promoting her new album, recognizable by the #piecebypiece hashtags, are also lots of regular quips and honest responses to fans. Read Full Story
Chrome/Firefox: Twitter's promoted tweets, trends, and accounts are rather annoying and can be confusing when you see them in your timeline. If you're not a fan, Ghacks points to a couple extensions that hide that promoted content. Read more...
If you are a Twitter regular using the main website of the service as your entry point and not an app or program, you may have noticed promoted content on the site in various places. Companies and individuals can promote contents on Twitter, for instance to display ads directly to users, to promote hash tags, […] Ghacks needs you. Show More Summary
By Jon Ward: “Hey Kid Chocolate, how does it feel to be the best middleweight on the planet?” tweeted Oscar De La Hoya (Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin’s promoter) in July of 2013. Gennady Golovkin, [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
Starting a new Twitter account can be a daunting task. You have to consider branding, content, networking, campaigns, promotions, etiquette, management… not to mention building up an audience to actually see your tweets. Here are 10 ways to grow your first 100 Twitter followers, so you’re tweets won’t fall on deaf ears. 1. Show More Summary
Invicta FC 11 takes place a day before UFC 184 —both events are being held in Los Angeles. The all-female promotion kicks off the jam-packed fight weekend with an eight-bout event exclusively broadcast on UFC Fight Pass (subscription...Show More Summary
@ckramer tweets, Club Carlson has a business program that will let a separate business account earn up to 10 points per dollar for eligible stays, in addition to the points earned by the guest into their own account. The guest and the...Show More Summary
Scottish lawyer Malcolm Combe recently posted this tale about a promoted tweet gone wrong. He and several other lawyers went after a company called Highland Titles, which was making this offer: For just 30 quid, it would appear, you can... Related Stories U.S. Show More Summary
Canada has rejected Chris Brown. The singer tweeted yesterday, "The good people of the Canadian government wouldn't allow me entry," the New York Daily News reports, though that tweet has since been deleted. Concert promoter Live Nation later announced that "due to immigration issue," Brown's concerts (last night in Montreal...
ABC has its new reality TV executive: Robert Mills, who’s been in ABC’s alternative division since 2003, and tweets regularly about shows he oversees, including The Bachelor. In a press release announcing Rob’s promotion to senior vice...Show More Summary
We’re all waiting anxiously for Netflix and Marvel‘s new Daredevil series to hit on April 10th and you can be sure that in the time remaining that Marvel will be kicking the promotional machine into high gear. Today’s little tidbit came to us in the form of a tweet, with a nice tie in to […]
Dove and Twitter are teaming up for a campaign aimed at curbing negative tweets about body image. Campaigns promoting online positivity seem to be big lately, with examples from brands such as Coca-Cola and McDonald’s. But Dove’s campaign seems to be more hands-on and issue-specific than those efforts. Show More Summary
Georgia Congressman John Lewis took a tour of Apple’s headquarters with CEO Tim Cook today. Lewis is in town to promote his new graphic novel focusing on the civil rights movement, March: Book Two. Cook tweeted the photo with Lewis above earlier tonight. Lewis also addressed Apple employees during an event held on campus today. […]
Twitter's Quick Promote Tweets: Paid + Organic Social = Win! February 17, 2015 Twitter recently launched Quick Promote, a new advertising option that enables businesses to promote their top performing tweets directly within the Twitter Analytics dashboard. Here's how it works.
Freddy Adu appeared to have the football world at his feet as a teenager, but the American, currently without a club, now appears to be promoting nightclub events. John Bennett of the BBC supplied a tweet showing Adu 's new role. AtShow More Summary
How often do you see a promoted tweet on Twitter? Rarely, right? At least it seems that way. But Twitter has plans to change that, and more ads will be coming your way soon. Yesterday, during a keynote speech at a technology investors...Show More Summary