Want to improve your Twitter banners?
Learn to leverage a valuable first impression in this guest post by Tim Brown, Director of Strategy, Snap Agency Minneapolis.
Want to make the most of your BIG Twitter header size?
The large, responsive Twitter header (cover photo) rolled out in Spring 2014, along with a larger profile picture, plus more changes.
The news is all about LARGE images these days! And responsive images – which can be a challenge to design.
I originally wrote this post in April 2014, after the new look debuted.
Twitter has come a long way in standardizing the header display across various devices (YAY!), so I rewrote in September 2016. Take a look, and download the current 2016-17 Twitter header template!Continue Reading
Using hashtags for days of the week?
They’re the tops in trending tags!
Days of the week hashtags are perfect for Twitter, Instagram, and GooglePlus. They get your posts in front of new followers!
Hashtags are back on Pinterest, but “days of the week” don’t work for Pins, which last for months, not minutes or hours. Click to read the latest on Pinterest hashtags.
I don’t recommend hashtags on Facebook, as they reduce your reach. But they can wildly increase your reach on those 3 platforms that love hashtags!
Here’s how to use ’em for business.
Know how to use hashtags?
Hashtags are like the Kardashians! Love them or hate them, you can’t ignore them.
Hashtags have become an essential part of our day-to-day vernacular, all thanks to social media. And there is probably no better way to distinguish a digital novice from a digital native than the way they use hashtags.Continue Reading
Have you seen the new Twitter images?
No longer locked into a squatty horizontal, images now show in their full glory, right in the Twitter stream – up to a square. Tall, portrait images will still get cropped, but much less destructively, to a square.Continue Reading