Category Archives: Twitter

Reflecting on last year’s top Tweets

Each year I favorite Tweets that make me smile and take the first day of the New Year to reflect on them and get another smile from some of the good folks I interact with on a regular basis. If one of your Tweets made the list THANK YOU for making me smile or think…

Twitter should be illegal … says Mike Francesa

This post contains video, click here if you are having trouble viewing. Earlier this week WFAN’s Mike Francesa had an awesome rant on Twitter. Some of the top sound bites include Twitter should be illegal, one of these days someone will monetize it and Twitter cuts the middle man out of sports journalism.

Twitter gets ugly in NHL playoffs

It took a split second for Joel Ward to become a playoff hero to Washington Capitals fans. By the time the Capitals were done celebrating Ward’s overtime goal that knocked the Boston Bruins out of the playoffs; Ward was the center of a different emotion online. Immediately following the goal Ward, who is a black…

Top 50 Tweets of 2011

Over the course of the year, I have had many great conversations on Twitter. When I come across a Tweet that makes me smile, laugh or think hard, I tend to favorite them and go back and reread them from time to time. The slideshow below contains my top 50 Tweets of 2011. Top tweets…

Is this Twitter’s Tipping Point?

There is no question that Twitter is my favorite social network. It is short hits that cut to the chase and there is no room for crap in 140 characters. I won’t say it was love at first sight, but after about 100 Tweets, I was hooked. I must also confess that I am a…

Global Pulse of Social Media in 2011

I have a problem that I need to admit. I read and I mean a lot. I am also a research junkie when it comes to the social space and like checking out reports even if it takes me a few months to clear the foot high stack of them sitting on my work desk….

Why I’m kinda over Yelp: Foursquare and Twitter are my recommendation engines of choice

I used to think Yelp was pretty cool. Kinda like that slightly-older but still-in-high-school boyfriend you had way back when: he knew the best people, the best places to go, but once you graduated, you just knew he wasn’t really your style, so you went your separate ways. Yelp, like that ex of yours, is…

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