Twitter is a huge platform, especially for brands and businesses to stand out. Although initially twitter started off as a microblogging site to share your thoughts and interact with other users, soon businesses recognised its potential and started using it to grow their online presence. If your brand does not have an active Twitter account, […]
Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram and might I say, even Google+ (for some) are some of the mainstream social media platforms that have virtually taken over people’s lives. It has become commonplace to see teens and even adults staring intently into their brightly lit mobile phone screen taking in everything the internet has to offer. Now, […]
We love dogs, don’t we? Okay, I know, some of us don’t. But as clichéd as it may sound : ‘Dog is a man’s best friend’. Learning is a continuous process and we learn something new each day from everything around us. I don’t own a pet dog, but I have been raising my cousin’s […]
So you’ve been on twitter for quite some time. You have a lot of virtual friends, some even closer than your real life friends. I’m sure you know of people you’re dying to meet in person. That’s where tweetups come in! I can hear someone saying , “What the heck is a tweetup?” Well, Urban […]
Here is yet another guest post on The Nicky Blog! This post is by Andrée-Anne Bilodeau aka @AndreeAnneB 😀 More info about the author at the end of the post. Enjoy!
Dear Social Media addicts, First things first – don’t deny it. Acceptance is the first step towards change. Admit the fact that you’re a social media addict. Admit it? Great, read further.
Our tweeting experience is incomplete without retweeting. Everybody loves to retweet. As @Flipbooks said, “If you ain’t retweeting, you ain’t tweeting!” So true. I’ve noticed that on twitter, there are 6 different kinds of retweets. See if you fall in any of these categories!
Log into twitter and you’ll find tons of tweets. Even thousands, depending on the number of people you are following. Of course, it is humanly impossible to read every tweet. There are conversational tweets, noise tweets and links. We just skim through all the tweets. If the headline or the title seems interesting, we go […]
Waking up and reading twitter like it’s the morning newspaper, stuck in traffic and writing a facebook update about it : I’m sure most of us have done this. Our day is incomplete without social media! Can you remember your life before the ‘influx’ of all these social networking sites? Admit it, we are addicted […]