#TwitterTip from Ann Tran

#TwitterTip Be generous with your Re-tweets and in time you will be noticed. — Ann Tran (@AnnTran_) January 13, 2012 Last week I blogged an article,  Be Attention Grabbing On Twitter, that discusses ways to stand out on the social media giant. When you grab attention, you gain new followers. I love following and reading […]

RED ALERT! Twitter Scam Targets Musicians!

This is a guest post from my colleague and talented singer/songwriter Laura Marie. It’s a must read for every indie artist out there. Scams are rampant all over the internet, especially on social media sites. It’s from her blog, Nerd Alert 4 Musicians. If you recently received a DM message from a record label A&R […]

Be Attention Grabbing On Twitter

So many people ask  me what is the best way to boost Twitter followers. The answer is to spend time every day posting and following others but just as important is to be attention grabbing. Posting good content and following people are no brainers. But how do you get attention on Twitter? Retweet other people’s […]

You Must Try The New Embedded Tweets. It’s Rad!

I’m so excited about the new Twitter but really most thrilled with Embedded Tweets. It allows you to take any tweet that is posted at Twitter.com and add it to any third-party site like your website, blog, etc. For example, I’ve taken several tweets off ReverbNation and embedded is several days ago in a blog […]

I’m Starting Twitter Anonymous. C’mon… Who’s In?

OMG is it just me or does it suck when Twitter is down? I say it’s time to start a support group for those of us (go on, raise your hand) that need some help. Yes, we rely too heavily on social media sites that we cannot control nor that we own. On days like […]

PR On A Shoestring Budget [Video]

I recently had the pleasure to speak on a social media panel in Houston, TX called PR On A Shoestring Budget. It was put on by the local NARIP (National Association of Record Industry Professionals) chapter. I was joined on the panel by Ami Blackwell (Spindrift Media & Entertainment), Nancy Byron (OGPR Marketing & Public Relations) […]

Get Your Twitter & Facebook Reviewed

You’re tweeting on Twitter and working your presence on Facebook. But are you doing it effectively? Consistently? Do you wonder if you’re making the greatest impact with your online marketing? Having a mere presence on Twitter and Facebook is not enough. You need to be making daily connections with fans and followers on these sites. You […]