Posts in Twitter

How to Follow Trump on Twitter via SMS

At its core, twitter is a text messaging service all phones have access to. If they ever went back to that they would kill Facebook because Facebook is web-based. Everyone has text messaging, even boomers with their older flip phones. But twitter will never listen to me. Anyway… Here is how to setup your twitter account to receive tweets from any account via SMS.

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Twitter, You Are Clueless But I Love You Anyway

Miss me? Yeah I’ve been offline more than usual but today I had a little time to catch up on what is going on in the internet world. Today, twitter releases it’s Q4 2015 Shareholder Letter just for me ( and probably some massively rich shareholders) to peruse. In this letter Twitter execs explain, in a five point plan, how they will improve twitter.

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Top 5 iPad Apps I Use For Productivity

I know, it’s been almost a month since my last posting! This posting will be different from previous ones because I’m focusing on the best apps, not just free ones. I know I’ve always focused on free apps but my favorite apps happen to be premium versions. I’ll still be on the lookout for freebies but when it comes to taking advantage of an apps full capabilities, you may want to go premium.

Apple & Twitter Team Up in September, Just in Time For Back to School. What Will Your Kids Be Tweeting?

This past week I have been following the WWDC which is Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference. The conference is currently taking place, between June 6th – June 10th, and Apple uses the conference to introduce all of their upcoming products. Apple seems to have plans to take over the computing world and will be partnering with twitter to do it. I’m not yet alarmed since Apple has the most stable and safest operating system on the market and twitter is a much safer social media platform than facebook but just the same I… Read More

What Social Media Network Should Kids Use First? Facebook or Twitter?

It’s your kids 13th birthday and they now are technically old enough to setup a facebook account but should they? This is the debate that has been going on in my little social circle. Parents who have practically no social media experience are now being asked to police kids social media activities. Parents hear stories about how facebook and twitter give the outside world too much access to their kids but just like any activity, you need to put on the training wheels first before they ride the bike. Your… Read More

I’m Babbling Again: For Every 28 Twitter Followers, You Make a New Connection. Maybe :)

As I approach a small personal milestone on twitter, 1000 followers, I am left to ponder what is the meaning of this accomplishment? What does it mean to have 1000 followers? Who is actually listening to you? Because you know it’s not all 1000 people. Here is my special formula for figuring your tweet investment. I call this the my “ROTI” or “Return On Tweet Investment“. Make a private list of twitter followers you actually know or who you’ve gotten to know on twitter. I call it “My Peeps” list…. Read More