What Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others are doing to tackle hate speech

 For all the talk about the internet as a great uniter across geographical and ideological divides, it’s just as often used as a tool to deepen divides, as many users are content to stay within their ideological echo chambers. There’s no easy fix, but when hateful rhetoric begins to manifest itself as real-world violence, a failure […]

This app quickly mutes 100 crowdsourced topics from your Twitter timeline

 If you’re sick of politics, sport and general world news then you’re probably best off avoiding social media altogether. But if you want to have your cake and eat it, there is another option to prevent unwanted items filling up your precious timeline on Twitter. Try Mute, a way to quickly mute 100 words from Twitter as chosen […]

Twitter SEO: Ninja tricks for reputation repair

If you’re looking to fix your personal reputation online, optimizing your Twitter account is an invaluable step. Columnist Chris Silver Smith shares SEO tips to help you increase the ranking of your Twitter profile. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

SearchCap: AdWords optimization, SEO on Twitter & organic traffic

Below is what happened in search today, as reported on Search Engine Land and from other places across the web. The post SearchCap: AdWords optimization, SEO on Twitter & organic traffic appeared first on Search Engine Land. Please visit Search Engine Land for the full article. Search Engine Land: News & Info About SEO, PPC, […]

Twitter SEO: Ninja tricks for reputation repair

If you’re looking to fix your personal reputation online, optimizing your Twitter account is an invaluable step. Columnist Chris Silver Smith shares SEO tips to help you increase the ranking of your Twitter profile. The post Twitter SEO: Ninja tricks for reputation repair appeared first on Search… Please visit Search Engine Land for the full […]

Here’s how to deal with harassment on Twitter

If Twitter has one major headache that never seems to go away, it’s trolls. But things might now be starting to look up. The company, once content to do almost nothing to address harassment on its platform, has taken a new approach in recent months with a string of updates meant to crack down on […]

Twitter explains why it won’t disclose the number of daily users. Kinda.

Following Twitter’s earnings release last week, I called its refusal to release the number of daily users “indefensible.” But in a series of letters with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Twitter tried to defend it anyway. For the moment, the SEC says it’s satisfied with those explanations — though Twitter is still not going […]

Hamilton 68 website tracks Russian-backed propaganda on Twitter

(Reuters) — A website launched on Wednesday seeks to track Russian-supported propaganda and disinformation on Twitter, part of a growing non-governmental effort to diminish Moscow’s ability to meddle in future elections in the United States and Europe. The “Hamilton 68” dashboard was built by researchers working with the Alliance for Securing Democracy, a bipartisan, transatlantic project […]

Twitter Releases Major Events Calendar for August to Help with Strategic Planning

Twitter has released their latest major events calendar, focusing on the key dates to be aware of in August. Social Media Today RSS

Marketing Day: Twitter subscription ads, Adobe Target update & Segment tools

Here’s our recap of what happened in online marketing today, as reported on Marketing Land and other places across the web. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips