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There’s Now a Better Way to Post GIFs on Twitter

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In case you thought tweets were too static for your taste, GIFs are finally here to help. On Wednesday, Twitter finally began to roll out a native button that lets users search and post GIFs, the popular animated images, as part of their tweets. News of the integration surfaced earlier this month after early tests of the […]

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Twitter ‘Confuses’ Iyad El-Baghdadi With Islamic State Leader

An Arab Spring activist says his Twitter account was suspended after administrators mistook him for the leader of the so-called Islamic State. Iyad El-Baghdadi said his account was suspended for about half an hour. Mr El-Baghdadi had been misidentified as IS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in Indonesian newspaper Republika and the New York Post. He […]

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Twitter Changes Its Policy On Violent Posts

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Twitter is taking steps to identify people who tweet hateful and violent speech and kick them off the social network. It did not specifically name the attacks in Paris and San Bernadino in its post, but the statement comes amid growing outrage that terrorists use social media to post hate speech and recruit. In a […]

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25 Brand-Building Ways to Use Periscope – Twitter’s New Live Streaming Video Apps

As you might have already heard, Twitter recently released a new video sharing app for mobile devices. Called Periscope, it’s similar to the already-existing, Meerkat streaming app, but with the addition of a few special features that its competitor lacks, such as the ability to automatically save all videos for 24 hours. Countless companies are […]

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Top 10 Reasons Your Brand Needs To Be On Twitter

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Despite the microblogging social media network’s rapid rise to popularity, some business owners are still reluctant to commit to regularly engaging on Twitter. While they may have a Twitter profile set up, many are unsure whether investing their time and energy into daily interactions on the platform are worthwhile. This article will outline the top […]

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Twitter Plans To Go Beyond Its 140-Character Limit

Twitter is building a new product that will allow users to share tweets that are longer than the company’s 140-character limit, according to multiple people familiar with the company’s plans. It’s unclear what the product will look like, but sources say it would enable Twitter users to publish long-form content to the service. Users can […]

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Anyone Can Now Send You a Direct Message on Twitter

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They don’t have to follow you first. Starting this week, Twitter users will now have the option to receive direct messages from any of the other 288 million people who have signed up for the service. Previously, only individuals that followed each other on the social network and microblogging platform were able to exchange private […]

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Caitlyn Jenner Smashes Twitter World Record, Reaching A Million Followers

Former Olympian and reality TV star, previously known as Bruce Jenner, takes just four hours to reach one million followers, becoming the fastest ever. Former Olympic decathlon gold-medallist Caitlyn Jenner, previously known as Bruce Jenner, has smashed another world record by becoming the fastest person on Twitter to reach one million followers. Jenner took just […]

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10 Ways to Say “Thank You” on Twitter

A few weeks ago I was surprised to find that one of the most influential bloggers on the social web replied to me on Twitter to say “thank you” after I had shared one of his posts. Should have I been surprised? Let’s be honest: people don’t say “thanks” very often on Twitter. In this […]

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