Part of the sales process for Twitter consulting is convincing a new client that Twitter is more than just another way to broadcast their message. You have to show them that what appears to be a random stream of tweets is really a collection of highly qualified sales prospects. By aggregating Twitter users as well [...]
Identify the most influential Twitter users
Ranking Twitter users is the key to effective Twitter marketing and PR. Learn the secrets for user ranking with PHP and MySQL.
I went to the OpenCoffee meetup in Cambridge the other day to start gauging the general interest in vertical market Twitter apps. The response was just what I hoped for at this stage of the market. They all recognized the importance of Twitter, but don’t understand how to make money from it. We are exactly [...]
There is an interesting thread on the Twitter development list about the need for a “good citizen” rank. This problem is approached in a literal engineering way, which says there are good and bad users. There are plenty of Twitter behaviors that could be seen as “bad,” but the beauty of Twitter is that it [...]