Ello, the anti-FB?

I’m looking at Ello. Janet Fouts (@jfouts gave me an invite. I’m @andreas_ramos at Ello. Ello.co is simplified FB without advertising. They also don’t track users to sell the data. Some have complained that Ello has no exit strategy. From reading...

Use Twitter at a Conference

(An excerpt from my #TwitterBook. The book is available at Amazon.com. — andreas) You can use Twitter to create awareness and make contacts at a conference. Here’s a plan that I wrote for a conference in NYC (the book also includes a plan, with full details, for...
How the Police Use Twitter

How the Police Use Twitter

(An excerpt from my #TwitterBook. The book is available at Amazon.com. — andreas) I also noticed the police are active on Twitter so I met with Lt. Zach Perron, the Public Information Officer (PIO) of Palo Alto Police, and Lt. Chris Hsiung, the Public...

Who Really Uses Twitter?

(An excerpt from my #TwitterBook. The book is available at Amazon.com. — andreas) Black Twitter There are so many black teens on Twitter that they’ve created their own world on Twitter. People talk about “Black Twitter”. These kids have come up with new ways to...

All about Hashtags

(An excerpt from my #TwitterBook. The book is available at Amazon.com. — andreas) Why use hashtags? By adding a hash mark, you mark the word, like using underline or bold. You use it to tell other people that the word is important. Twitter made the hashtags...