What Will Happen To Twitter’s Brevity With Expanded Tweet Count?

photo: Craig Carpenter, RelayThat It’s official. Twitter has expanded its character length from 140 to 280 characters. They did a test launch back in September that received a lot of criticism because let’s face it, 140 characters is what made Twitter, Twitter. Many users argued that increasing the tweet size would make Twitter less readable as […]

My Thoughts on Twitter Wanting to Go From 140 Characters to 280

Twitter is testing its character limit from 140 to 280. What?? I think what makes Twitter so cool and great is the 140 characters. After thinking this through for the past 24 hours, going over the pros and cons, here’s my assessment. Twitter doesn’t need to be another Facebook, LinkedIn or Instagram. It’s unique that […]

Houston’s Top 25 Social Media Power Influencers – 2017

It’s pretty cool that Houston, the 4th largest city in the US, was ranked by Forbes a few years ago as one of the “coolest” cities to live in. So it comes as no surprise that we are home to some of the coolest people in the social media marketing world. Did you know our city is filled […]

50 Incredible Women in Marketing to Follow

What a nice surprise to wake up on International Womens Day to find out I’ve been listed in Search Engine Journal’s 50 Incredible Women in Marketing to Follow. The list comprises of incredible movers and shakers in the marketing space as well as some of my favorites in social like Mari Smith, Erika Heald and Sue […]

Houston’s Top 25 Social Media Power Influencers – 2016

See the updated 2017 list! by Eric Tung The Methodology I took the score for each influencer from four tools: StatSocial Social Pull, Klout Score, Kred Score, and FollowerWonk Social Authority. Although similar, each tool approaches social influence and authority in a slightly different way, so I wanted to expand out and see how closely […]

Twitter LIVE is Here! Periscope Integrates Broadcast Directly Into Twitter

I predicted this was coming and now it’s quietly being rolled out. Are you ready for this? Twitter Live (that’s what I’m calling it) is here! Just like Facebook Live, you can broadcast live video with the click of a button. It’s currently available to iOS and Android users. No word when the rollout will […]

Twitter Announces Supersized Tweets Without Losing Its 140-Character Limit

Exciting news in the world of Twitter. The social giant announced today we’ll soon be able to supersize our tweets without losing its 140 character limit. What does this mean for marketers? We can become more expressive and creative with images, videos, GIFs and even polls without having to sacrifice valuable text space. It will also become easier […]