• You Ask, I Answer: Social Media War Room Displays?
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    You Ask, I Answer: Social Media War Room Displays?

    Christopher Penn: In today’s episode Martha asks, What software and what content should we put on our displays? And our social media War Room slash command center? An interesting question and the answer is it depends really on what decisions you need to make remember dashboards without decisions are decorations, right? And you can buy all sorts of useful you know, decorations like art if you want to just have something on the walls, social media war rooms and social media command centers in the past have been very often for appearances sake, you put one in to show off to your senior executives to your board to your customers.…

  • You Ask, I Answer: What Belongs in a Social Media Audit?
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    You Ask, I Answer: What Belongs in a Social Media Audit?

    Christopher Penn: In today’s episode summer asks, What do you include in a social media audit for a client? This is an excellent question because there are some tips and tricks to help you do this much more easily. And the number one thing you have to do before you do anything else before you start planning any data polls or charts or visualizations is to understand whether or not social media had any business impact. You have to make that determination First, if social media had no business impact, guess what? You don’t need to do the rest of the audit because it doesn’t matter. If it does have…

  • Twitter Bot – Monitor Tweets – Scrape Twitter feed without using any access keys [Javascript/NodeJS]
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    Twitter Bot – Monitor Tweets – Scrape Twitter feed without using any access keys [Javascript/NodeJS]

    This video is created upon request from “Spot a Genius”. The request is to create a twitter tweet monitoring tool, that continuously monitors tweets from a particular twitter handler, and filters the tweets based on some key words and generate a desktop notification when the conditions are right. One of the things you’ll notice when you start looking for twitter monitoring tools is that a lot of the tools including the most popular ones are heavily relying on the API keys offered by twitter, before you can start using the tools. One of the drawbacks of going through this approach is 1)It’s very difficult to get access to api keys.…

  • You Ask, I Answer: Agency Social Media Marketing Strategy?
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    You Ask, I Answer: Agency Social Media Marketing Strategy?

    Christopher Penn: In today’s episode Terran asks, what do you what are your company post on company social media? If you work in an agency, do you share client work and updates back behind the scenes and company culture of the agency to appeal to new hires and mix? Both? It’s a good question. It depends. It depends on the audience, the channel, the overall strategy, things like that. One of the things that is really helpful in terms of marketing your agency on social media is setting clear purpose. What do you get from this channel? What do you get from this channel? What do you get from this…

  • You Ask, I Answer: Setting Social Media Goals for 2020?
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    You Ask, I Answer: Setting Social Media Goals for 2020?

    Christopher Penn: In today’s episode Mautic asks, what sort of goals should we be setting for social media in 2020? Oh, that’s a very good question. Here’s how I would approach this. If you have existing data forecasts that forward using any time series forecasting tool. If you were at the Agoura pulse summit, you saw some of those which by the way, you can still register and see that I think for another like three weeks, but anytime you use forecasting software, Watson Studio of our Python all those things, what you want to do is this, you will first understand how you currently use social media and if…

  • Come utilizzare le API Twitter (via python) e creare BOT sul Raspberry Pi Zero ⊷ #gon_Tutorial
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    Come utilizzare le API Twitter (via python) e creare BOT sul Raspberry Pi Zero ⊷ #gon_Tutorial

    Ciao ragazzi, dopo innumerevoli settimane di assenza, si torna a smanettare con il Raspberry Pi! Finalmente sono riuscito a rimettere mano sul filone dei tutorial, quella serie di focus che state tanto apprezzando, anche perché le tematiche sono spesso e volentieri scelte proprio da voi. Prima di avviare nuovi sondaggi per futuri argomenti, però, ho ancora una piccola lista di vostre richieste da smaltire: ma non preoccupatevi perché presto vi proporrò nuove tematiche tra cui scegliere. Anzi, nel frattempo, approfittate dei commenti qui sotto al video per suggerire argomenti di vostro interesse cosicché io possa poi tenerli in considerazione per le future proposte. Perfetto: dopo avervela promessa mesi fa, eccovi…

  • 15.1: What is Node.js? – Twitter Bot Tutorial
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    15.1: What is Node.js? – Twitter Bot Tutorial

    Hello. This video is the first in a series of videos, where the ultimate goal, at the end of this video, is to make a Twitter bot that posts images to Twitter. Now, why you might do this? What’s the point of making a Twitter bot? What are Twitter bots? It’s a big topic. And we’ll get to that discussion along the way. I’ll put some links in this video’s description of some articles, and some examples that you might look at, to think about making Twitter bots. But I’m really going to stick to the nuts and bolts, the technical stuff, in this series of videos. And the first…

  • Twitter Rate Limit Bug
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    Twitter Rate Limit Bug

    So uh, this is the uh, rate limit bug I was talking about before this is Tweetie for Mac. Refresh and we can see bad request “Rate limit exceeded” So now, Let’s go to Twitter for iPhone on my iPad… This is the official Twitter app click it here it takes a second to launch as we can see, let’s just pull down it looks like we’re getting new Tweets on here with no errors whatsoever everything refreshed at 12:37AM you go back over here Refresh “Bad request, Rate Limit Exceeded” back over here pull down… refreshed at 12:38AM and you can see new tweets So, there you have it.