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Revisiting #client

June 14th, 2012 · No Comments

I wrote a post back in January about the importance of being open about getting paid to promote things on Twitter. The reason that I bring it up again is that I recently saw someone on the #agchatoz stream actually using it!

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Tags: Agriculture · Social Media · Twitter

A favourite?

April 11th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Twitter is a great tool which I use daily to great effect! (Well I think so!!) and it has a heap of features that people know about, but it also has some that people dont know about or bother to use, one of those is the favourites feature. The favourites feature was a way for […]

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Tags: Quick Tips · Social Media · Twitter

The old Follow Friday

February 10th, 2012 · No Comments

So its friday again and with it on twitter comes the flood of #FF tweets that happen every week. But while a fair few people are doing it, Im not really too sure that people understand what Follow Friday was originally meant for.

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Tags: Quick Tips · Social Media

The ranty Policeman…

February 1st, 2012 · No Comments

So it happened again… I was hosting AgChatOZ and and throughout the night people were posting totally off topic things.

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Tags: AgChatOZ · Social Media · Twitter

It all started with a tweet

January 18th, 2012 · No Comments

To set the scene: I was at my local shopping mall on Sunday as I needed to pick up a few things, it was rather late and as I hadn’t had anything to eat for lunch a went to see what was available for a snack. As I had wisely decided to do this as […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

The importance of #client

January 16th, 2012 · 1 Comment

I like Twitter, I think its a great and quick way to communicate with each other right around the world. I also like how twitter helps you build trust by engaging with people. I dislike however when people use the trust they have built with followers, to flog product/services/events etc that they are paid to […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

Hashtag it!

January 5th, 2012 · No Comments

A few days ago I tweeted out and asked if anyone had any Social Media topics they wanted covered. I got a tweet a few hours later from Ron Paynter (@payntacow) asking about hashtags in tweets. Ron asked a few questions (Below) which I will attempt to answer. But hang on, what is a Hashtag?? […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

My Twitter Guided Wine Tour

December 23rd, 2011 · No Comments

I think its safe to say I like Twitter. I also like visiting vineyards (among other things) So earlier in the year I decided to combine both of these and have my own Twitter Guided Wine Tour. I didnt know if it would work, what if the Wineries weren’t open or they weren’t using their […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

A guide to AgChatOZ using Tweetchat

November 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

When participating in AgChatOZ we realise it’s hard to keep track of everyone chatting at once, and thats why I’ve set out this little guide to help you a bit more. If you get stuck on something please feel free to leave a comment and ask a question or catch me on Twitter and ask […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

What next?

November 18th, 2011 · 3 Comments

Ok so youve signed up to twitter and are ready to tweet. Now STOP! While thats a great effort (And I do really mean that) it doesnt end there, you cant go straight to tweeting before you do the next thing which is nearly as important as creating the account itself, Because its all about […]

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Tags: Social Media · Twitter

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