Posts tagged ‘twitter’

My first ten tweets were particularly idiotic

“But I say unto you, That every idle word that men shall speak, they shall give account thereof in the day of judgment.” Matthew 12:36 I…

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How can Google+ win?

I’ve had a few days to kick the tires on Google+ (pronounced ‘Google Plus’), Google’s shot across the bow of Facebook and, to a lesser degree,…

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Who clicks your shortened URLs?

About 18 months ago, I did a pretty unscientific analysis on Mashable regarding the clickthrough rate for Twitter accounts. That is, when you share a link…

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A Flock of Hateful Pigeons

I’m not a big man for stationery, but Julie recently received this awesome card (also amusing because Julie is not fond of pigeons). Click to make…

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Bad Idea du Jour: A Filtering Service for Social Media Channels

I have a small problem. I really like the World Cup. Yet the games are played in the morning, with the last game finishing up shortly…

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A Twibbon For Every World Cup Team

Occasionally I have odd little ideas. Sometimes I actually do them, sometimes I just write about them or sometimes I disregard them out of hand. The…

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Yep, That’s About Right

From a little sign at the aptly-named Smart Mouth Cafe in Gastown. A rare insight into the magic of Twitter. Yes, I’m as troubled by the…

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Thinking About Sponsored Tweets

Over on our book blog, I wrote a longish post about the hot social media topic du jour: sponsored tweets in your Twitter stream. Here’s an…

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