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10 Awesome September Tweets From People I Follow

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Close your eyes and imagine a world where you can instantly view the most informative / inspiring tweets from a Twitter account in your field of interest on a monthly basis. Okay, now open your eyes and imagine no more…!!!

Today, I pay homage, once again, to the tweeps I follow for gracing me with some of the best tweets on this thing we call Twitter.

You’re my greatest source of information about social media and you mean way more to me than the vast majority of my Facebook friends! Here are your most awesome tweets:

1.@kikolani How To Stay Up To Date With Every Piece Of Info In Your Industry via @LiveUrLove [Advanced Tips Inside!]. Monitoring your brand is important, so you can be where the conversations are about your brand / company and then engage people who interact / talk about your brand.

This helps shapes the way people view your brand identify. This link gives you tips on the most effective ways to do just that, but monitoring your brand is just the start…

2. @MariSmith 22 Social Media Alerts Your Business Should Be Using by @AdamHoldenBache (ht @jaybaer) [LIKE!!]. This post blends well with the aforementioned post.

Once you discover how to monitor for keywords, this post will set you up on WHAT to monitor, such as names of key employees, common name misspellings, industry terms and more.

3. @SpinSucks New post: White House Creates Crowdsourcing Site A new crowdsourcing site from the US government allow citizens to exercise their first Amendment right to petition the government directly in a way made possible thanks to social media.

This is changing the political landscape and the discribution of power, which is skewed increasingly towards the people. This is part of a larger initiative that has seen the political world be influenced my social media on a fundamental level.

4. @RonaldYau What Stress Actually Does to You and What You Can Do About It Okay, this is a bit of a long read, if reading the hole article is stressing your out, breeze through to the juicy bit on what you can do about stress.

Nothing mind-blowing here, but it reinforces / reminds us what we already know, so just relax. :0)

5. @danmartell 15 Things Worth Knowing About Coffee #interesting #infographic. 112 million people in the US alone drink coffee every day. Canadians enjoy their fair share too. What do we really know about coffee.

This article gives you a chance to brush up on your coffee IQ and strike up a conversation the next time your are waiting for your next jolt of java at your favorite coffee joint, mine being JJ Bean–my home away from home = just shy of achieving major status. :0)

6. @cspenn #the5: Gamechanger time again. Google Analytics is going realtime: Google peeps know that to effectively keep up with the ever changing nature of the web that their improved Google Analytics Real-Time will do just that.

7.  @GuyKawasaki Surfer saves great white shark Is this about social media? No. Do you read about something like this everyday? I think it’s noteworthy. The video says it all. Enjoy!

8. @Gizmodo The new Facebook, reviewed Timeline is incredible–from birth (no, really?) to breakups, college graduation, marriage(s)–you get the idea. What scares me if that you get the timeline whether you want it are not. Ready to bail? Does the idea of adding to the timeline to fill in the gaps with information like the year your were potty trained. That’s up to you.

9. @SocialMouths How Different Generations Consume Media [Infographic] – @socialmouths You get a visual representation of how generations use different kinds of content at different times of the day. For example, From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gen Xers spend 40% of their time accessing online news and information. It gives you an idea who to target when and how to reach this market.

10. @PRNewser Cultures are all different on social media too | LEWIS PR via @lewisprus Really just a fascinating article, meant to read top to bottom that makes the link between historic culture and how this effects the way people choose to use social media. Some of its noted as being a respect, but I respect the effort and hope to see more concrete studies in the future. Great to get the ball rolling. Sip it, don’t shoot it!

Thank you for introducing me to hundreds of different valuable blog posts / articles.

What are some killer tweets from those you follow? I love hearing from my readers! I’m hoping and wishing…

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8 Responses to this post.

  1. Kristi Hines's Gravatar

    Posted by Kristi Hines on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    Thanks for including that tweet!  Brankica wrote an awesome post!  :)

  2. Anonymous's Gravatar

    Posted by Anonymous on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    Thank you for stopping by! Yes, the Internet can be a thing of beauty.

    Now, there are countless ways we can spread information, both about the news we care about and the people we want to support.

    Here’s one example of the benefits of social media.

    Have a great week!

    *Photo credit: Hammock Inc.

  3. Anonymous's Gravatar

    Posted by Anonymous on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    A hat tip to Brankica! Thanks Kristi. :0)

  4. Eric Johnson MBA's Gravatar

    Posted by Eric Johnson MBA on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    Really enjoyed this post!  Lots of cool, relevant and fun information.  Will be passing a few links on to private clients.  Eric

  5. Anonymous's Gravatar

    Posted by Anonymous on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    Hi Eric, I’m glad you enjoyed the post. That feels good to hear!

    Great Two Big Monsters post. Thought I would share the cute brown monster with my readers.

    Thank you for your support!

  6. Eric Johnson MBA's Gravatar

    Posted by Eric Johnson MBA on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    You are very welcome. I’m glad you enjoyed my article as well, and the pic for it just cracks me up! :)

  7. Warren Bobrow's Gravatar

    Posted by Warren Bobrow on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    I just love the real time internet. Interesting people like yourself in real time? beautiful.

  8. Gini Dietrich's Gravatar

    Posted by Gini Dietrich on 06.10.11 at 9:26 am

    Weird. I JUST got the pingback on this…and then I saw the tweet and thought, “Huh. I haven’t written that in ages.” That’s, um, because this is a year old. Sorry for my looooong delay! And thank you for the mention.
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