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Shareaholic reports referral traffic on social media both up and down
Monday, 27 Jan, 2014 – 4:39 | No Comment

Shareaholic released a report that covers referral traffic data from the eight largest social media sites. This report covers the fourth quarter of 2013 (September-December). Some social platforms were up, others were down. The list …

Twitter, Yahoo unveil new app for iOS 7
Friday, 20 Sep, 2013 – 6:06 | No Comment

Twitter released an updated mobile app for the iPhone and the iPad right after Apple unveiled its new iOS 7.

BlueJay helps police search tweets
Friday, 20 Sep, 2013 – 6:04 | No Comment

BlueJay, the “Law Enforcement Twitter Crime Scanner”, allows law enforcement agencies and corporations to view local tweets by providing them with geo-fenced, real-time access to all public tweets.

Meet Twitter’s first commerce chief
Friday, 30 Aug, 2013 – 6:40 | No Comment

Twitter has tapped the former CEO of Ticketmaster, a California-based ticket sales and distribution firm, as its first Head of Commerce, according to a report by Mashable.
Twitter’s spokesman Jim Prosser confirmed that 38-year-old Nathan Hubbard …

Chirpify teams up with non-profit groups
Friday, 16 Aug, 2013 – 9:27 | No Comment

Greater Giving, a unit of Global Payments Inc., which provides credit card payment processing and fundraising solutions, has joined forces with Chirpify, the only social commerce platform that allows entities to buy, sell, fundraise and pay in-stream in Twitter, Instagram and Facebook.

Retwact – Retweet Retract keeps the meme clean
Monday, 6 May, 2013 – 7:05 | No Comment

One thing about Twitter is pretty obvious: once you’ve said something, even if it’s factually incorrect and you find that out later, that something has been said and going back to everyone who retweeted it …

Buy in-stream via Twitter courtesy of Ribbon
Friday, 12 Apr, 2013 – 8:48 | No Comment

Payment start-up Ribbon has recently made two major announcements. First, it now supports payments via YouTube. Second, it has rolled out an “in-stream” payment option that allows people to buy merchandise through Twitter.

Buy online with Twitter hashtags
Friday, 22 Feb, 2013 – 5:26 | No Comment

Microblogging site Twitter is great for spreading around small bits of information, but who would have thought the site could also help you pay for products online?

Chirpify adds Instagram to in-streaming commerce experience
Friday, 26 Oct, 2012 – 9:46 | One Comment

Social commerce and payments platform Chirpify is now even better after adding Instagram to its streaming commerce.

Social Commerce is Becoming More Mainstream
Friday, 27 Apr, 2012 – 10:43 | No Comment

There was a time when social commerce was the new fad, the way that we might see the future developing.

Twitter Is Still Basically Broke
Monday, 19 Mar, 2012 – 7:49 | 2 Comments
Twitter Is Still Basically Broke

Twitter is a fun platform, a great idea, and one of the most far-reaching social media platforms in use today.  I use it daily and just about everyone I know does as well.  Twitter the …

Twitter Mobile to Get Adverts
Friday, 2 Mar, 2012 – 11:50 | One Comment

There are many ways to use Twitter, one of which is to get an app installed on your mobile phone. If you use Twitter in this way by viewing its mobile site you will soon see a difference on screen. This is down to the addition of adverts on the mobile version of the site.