The Meaning of Twitter: One Month In

Hello everybody! So today has marked my 1-month anniversary on Twitter.  I’ve gone from being a total rookie- nay, an ignoraums, and by today I’ve built a following of 751 people, written a blog post every day, and had a lot of fun doing it.  And I’ve so much- not just about Twitter, but social…

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Did Twitter Help Re-invent the Stock Market?

So I’ve been searching for topics about how people are using Twitter to make money, and came across an unexpected tangent. It’s about 50Cent using a Twitter blast to hype up one of his stocks, which then rose in value and increased his worth by over $8 million- in a single day. Told so I…

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Watch me Learn How to Market Using Twitter in Real Time!

Welcome to my first blog post for Pluggio! I’m Jason, an entrepreneur from Los Angeles running a few small businesses, exploring the world of new media and e-commerce. I’ve done a little bit of everything over my 8 years in L.A. (scuba diver, filmmaker, hypnotherapist, illustrator).  And now I’m a blogger. Justin, the man behind…

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How Ally Builds Her Radio & Website Following on Twitter

Interviewer’s Note: As I’ve been exploring ways to use Twitter for business, I met Ally of OurMilkMoney.com, which runs a radio show and assistance for parents who want to create home-based businesses. Since she was so involved in spreading her work through the means of internet radio & Twitter, I was excited to speak with…

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How Can Your Profile on Twitter Reach The Right People?

Every day I look at potential new people to follow on Twitter,  scanning every suggestion Pluggio sends me, based on the search results of keywords like “smallbusiness” and “entrepreneur.”  Then I make a snap decision to discard or follow that person.  If they are relevant to small business somehow, I’ll follow them.  If they’re not,…

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Twitter Use: Hashtags, SEO, and Search Words

OK- let’s talk about hashtags. I’ve barely been using Twitter for a month, and at first, I was mystified at the point of hashtags. When Justin hired me on, I was similarly in the dark about SEO, until Justin sent me some links to explain it. In several of the interviews I’ve done with various…

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