Twitter Group DM’s Are Finally Here – How GroupTweet Can Make it Better

Twitter Group DM's Are Finally Here - How GroupTweet Can Make it Better
Twitter has finally added group direct messages (DMs) functionality.  A welcome announcement indeed! How it works? You can start a private conversation with any of your followers who in turn can also invite any of their followers. Here is a handy outline from Twitter’s official announcement:  Key Takeways: You can add any follower to the ...

How to Send a Group DM on Twitter – Private Twitter Groups are here!

How to Send a Group DM on Twitter - Private Twitter Groups are here!
How to Create Your Own Permanent GroupTweet Group DM Account This post will show you how to create your own private GroupTweet Group DM account (“Direct Message”) that you can use to privately communicate with any number of your friends, co-workers, colleagues, etc on a regular basis. Think of it as your own private Twitter ...

Twitter Tip: Change Your Twitter Name Without Losing Followers

Twitter Tip: Change Your Twitter Name Without Losing Followers
Many people sign up for Twitter accounts and later realize that they would prefer a different username. Perhaps you would prefer a shorter username or one that is more professional. Don’t worry, you can change your Twitter name in a couple easy steps and you can do so to make sure you don’t lose any ...

How News & Media Organizations can Use GroupTweet to Safeguard Accounts Against Hackers

Over the last year, numerous high profile media organizations such as The Associated Press and The Guardian have had multiple Twitter accounts hacked. Twitter itself is warning news & media organizations to “expect even more hacks in the future.”  Twitter’s corporate office recently sent out a memo offering a variety of hack prevention techniques.  Some ...

How the @AP Twitter Account Was Hacked and Tips to Keep Yours Safe

How the @AP Twitter Account Was Hacked and Tips to Keep Yours Safe
The Associated Press Twitter account (@AP)  was recently hacked resulting in the following Tweet: This single Tweet caused a brief $136 Billion crash in the stock market and eventually led to the suspension of the @AP Twitter account along with several other Associated Press Twitter accounts. How the AP Twitter Account Was Hacked The AP ...

Twitter for Law Enforcement: How @Boston_Police is using GroupTweet & Twitter

Law enforcement agencies everywhere are turning to Twitter and social media as a new tool in their fight against crime.  Police use Twitter and other social media platforms as both a Public Relations and Communication tool, and as a way to gather evidence and fight crime. Many law enforcement agencies are discovering that GroupTweet can allow ...

Twitter Tip: How ESPN and FoxNews Use GroupTweet to Tweet Securely and Efficiently

Thousands of News & Media organizations use GroupTweet to improve their Twitter engagement and efficiency – you should too. Organizations such as ESPN, ABC, CBS, NBC, FoxNews, FoxSports, and others are using GroupTweet to create more engaging, authentic, and secure Twitter feeds. Add Multiple Contributors Safely and Securely No need to share the Twitter password! GroupTweet ...

Using Twitter for Disaster Relief: What we Learned From Hurricane Sandy

One thing is clear: Social Media is being embraced by public officials and mainstream media in times of emergency as a crucial medium for communication. A recent article in the New York Times illustrates exactly how public officials are embracing social media in times of crisis and emergency.  The NY Times uses @NYGovCuomo as an example. The NY ...

Lessons from the Greenpeace Group Twitter Experiment 1

I recently came across a fascinating article detailing a Twitter experiment undertaken by the team behind @GreenPeaceUK. GreenPeace is opening up their organizational Twitter account by allowing a large number of employees to tweet directly from the @GreenPeaceUK account and reach the organizations 40,000+ followers. You can read the full article and interview here. Sophia Cheng interviewed James Sadri, ...

Twitter Tip: Create Multiple Twitter Accounts With the Same Email Address 18

Twitter Tip: Create Multiple Twitter Accounts With the Same Email Address
Have you ever tried to signup for a second Twitter account using an email address that has already been used?  Unfortunately, Twitter tries to tell you that your email is already registered.  Many GroupTweet users run into this problem when trying to register their new Group Twitter Account.  Don’t worry the solution is easy.  The ...