Twitter is finally rolling out a smart fix for its abuse problem

Trolls thrive on Twitter—but a new update may hit ’em where it hurts. The social network deployed previously announced features Thursday that give users more control over the notifications they receive. Bottomline, you can disable notifications from people who don’t haven’t confirmed their identity on Twitter, meaning anonymous trolls can’t spew their wretched swamp juice…

4 Content Ideas to Take From Your Events

Events offer great opportunities to connect with others, learn about topics and technologies pertinent to our jobs, and can provide the fodder necessary to fuel additional content marketing programs. While it can be challenging to come up with your next big content theme or idea, consider mining the gold from the agenda highlights of an…

How to Increase the Revenue Value of Your Homepage by 851%

You never get a second chance to make a first impression. I think this is a fitting quote to demonstrate the importance of a great homepage. Once a visitor lands on your homepage, you need to impress them in a hurry. Failure to do this typically results in a lost conversion with the vast majority…

How to Get Your Feature Pitch Accepted

If you’ve heard it once, you’ve heard it time and time again: to land your first byline in a magazine, pitch the FOB, or front of the book, first. Editors at Destination Weddings & Honeymoons say it: “For features, we typically generate the ideas in house, then assign them out to well-traveled, proven freelancers who…

#SheInspiresMe: Celebrating International Women’s Day

Today marks #IWD2017: this year’s International Women’s Day, a time to celebrate the accomplishments of women around the world while also acknowledging the progress that remains ahead. Twitter is “What’s Happening” across the globe — and what we’ve seen happening throughout the past year is powerful voices and movements come together to speak up for…

Ten Simple Ways to Improve Any Blog Post in Minutes

Are your blog posts as good as you want them to be? Perhaps you don’t seem to get many comments or shares. Or maybe your recent posts are great, but you feel like your older ones are lacking something. You don’t need to rewrite each post from scratch to improve it. Often, a few small…

Start Measuring Customer Satisfaction With Twitter Feedback by Sprout Social

Twitter has become the go-to channel for many people to connect with a business or service provider. They turn to Twitter because its public, real-time and conversational nature means that many brands are available and ready to help—or at least they should be. Research shows that providing exceptional customer service on Twitter impacts the bottom line and…

16 Time Management Tips for Digital Marketers

The life of a digital marketer is tough. Each day, you face a pile of potential distractions that seem to hit you from all sides: endless social media updates, the launch of the latest and greatest tool, another ultimate guide to becoming an online hero, and more. You know how it is? It’s so easy…