Today at the Realtime Report we developed a WordPress plugin to embed Tweets using the Twitter API. Until we get this into the WordPress plugin repository you can download the zip here and upload to your blog.
How did a small arts venue go from having no online presence to fully engaging in social media with 20,000 fans on Facebook in just three years? Daniel Gallant, the Executive Director of the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in NYC’s Lower East Side, discussed the organization’s transformation into the digital space at #RLTM Realtime NY 11.
Our friends at WomenCentric have posted another great Realtime Conference video — this one from last year’s TWTRCON NY 10. Pattie Simone interviews Laura Fitton, who shares some fantastic tips for how small businesses, entrepreneurs and executives can use Twitter to find and develop new, qualified business leads. And, Laura is a Twitter business success case study herself, having used Twitter to become the Founder and CEO of oneforty.com, a venture-funded business.
Managing a corporate Twitter account is like realtime publishing and, just like in the magazine world, you need to have an editorial plan and assign beats, says PR Newswire’s Victoria Harres in this interview with Women Centric’s Pattie Simone, which was filmed at TWTRCON NY 10 last June.
Two handy checklists of best practices for managing your Twitter account–for yourself, and for your brand. If you’re looking for a quick list of guidelines on content, etiquette and how to manage your profile, this guide should help.