Humanitarian organizations and emergency management offices are increasingly interested in capturing multimedia content shared on social media during crises.
Twitter has never had a big problem attracting users to its service.
Moves by Financial Ltd and Tenet to review their social media policies have thrown light on the difficulties encountered by networks and nationals in coping with the regulatory demands surrounding the use of Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and the like.
Washington: Popular social media and microblogging site Twitter may soon turn into a broadcast medium like television or radio with the users merely reading the tweets rather than posting their own tweet messages, a recent study has revealed.
Twitter will launch an ad exchange in which buyers will be able to “retarget” users with ads, according to Ad Age.
Last month, hackers posted a tweet from the AP’s account — “Breaking: Two Explosions in the White House and Barack Obama is injured” — sending the Dow plunging 145 points.
Twitter is about to change the news media – again | Michael Wolff | Comment is free | guardian.co.uk
A few weeks ago, I wrote about the recent job posting for a news chief at Twitter – someone who would coordinate Twitter’s relationships with the news industry and, as well, help the company conceive of its place and identity as a part of the news business.
Select advertisers can now build their email marketing list right in Twitter. The “Lead Generation Card” is a new feature in Twitter’s advertising arsenal, and allows users to share their emails with brands in a tweet.
Many investors have a hard enough time reading 10-Ks and keeping up with corporate earnings releases. Now they’re going to have to monitor Facebook and Twitter, too.
Whether it is on Twitter, Facebook or more of a niche platform, interacting through social media has become a big part of the way we organise our lives and access information. But can it make you money?
Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news. To help you stay up to date with social media, here are some of the news items that caught our attention.