Twitter lets you avoid trolls by muting new users and strangers

 When trolls barge into people’s notifications with offensive replies or user names, those legitimate users might not keep coming back to Twitter. So today the company rolled out new tools to help you silence the riff-raff. Read More Social – TechCrunch

A group of Twitter users is suing Trump for blocking them

 In a lawsuit filed today, a small cluster of Twitter users is suing the president for blocking them on the platform. The case, brought forward by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, argues that by blocking the users the Trump administration is in fact suppressing speech. Read More Social – TechCrunch

Another lawsuit targets President Trump, this time for blocking Twitter users

(Reuters) — A free-speech group on Tuesday sued U.S. President Donald Trump for blocking Twitter users from his @realDonaldTrump account, arguing the practice violates the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The lawsuit, brought by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University in New York and joined by seven individual Twitter users, claims Trump blocked a number of accounts whose owners replied to […]

Chelsea Clinton just shut down Donald Trump’s latest Twitter rant with a single tweet

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Twitter ramps up AMP

With Twitter now linking to Accelerated Mobile Pages, columnist Barb Palser reminds publishers to check the quality of their AMPs. The post Twitter ramps up AMP appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, SEM, Search Engines & Search […]

SearchCap: Bing Ads keyword tool, SEO cost & Twitter AMP

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: Bing Ads keyword tool, SEO cost & Twitter AMP appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, […]

How to Nail Customer Service on Twitter (Plus 8 Brands Who Have)

When handled correctly, Twitter can revolutionize your brand’s customer service. Here are a few tips for personalizing your tweets to customers. Social Media Today RSS

Twitter Announces New Deal to Help UK Advertisers Better Link Online Ads to Offline Sales

Twitter has announced a new deal which will enable UK advertisers to better link their on-platform efforts to in-store sales. Social Media Today RSS

Trump posts body slam video after defending his “modern presidential” Twitter claim

Donald Trump isn’t the first U.S. president to communicate via social media. But he’s the first to use social platforms to harass TV hosts, celebrate violence against the media, and share basically any unfiltered thought at 5 a.m. That, according to Trump, is what makes him not just presidential, but “MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL.” My use […]

Twitter inks live stream deals for Wimbledon, Comic-Con coverage, and more

 Twitter is continuing to grow its live streaming business, with a series of new deals announced over the past week or so, including a partnership that will bring live streams from the floor of the San Diego Comic-Con in July, as well as behind-the-scenes action and news from Wimbledon, among several other efforts. You may recall […]