5 twitter apps from the Triangle: @idek, @tweetgrid, @easytweets, GeoTweeter & just launched @getencouraged

Once again, I'm devoting a blog post to twitter on SocialWayne.com. The next post will be about some social media tools, I promise. Nevertheless, if you didn't know, I reside in Raleigh, N.C., and we call the area the Triangle, which includes Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill and surrounding areas such as Cary, Carrboro, Apex, etc. We're also known as the Research Triangle Park, aka RTP, which is home to companies like Cisco, IBM and Sony Ericsson. As for startups in the area we have iContact, ruzuku, Carrboro Creative Coworking, Bronto, Unblab to name a few and recently some Twitter web based [...]

Talk Social News daily 005 – Hunch review plus invites, bit.ly receives funding, skype, twitter replies are now mentions and we want your shirts.

Talk Social News daily 005 - Hunch review plus invites, bit.ly receives funding, skype, twitter replies are now mentions and we want your shirts.

Today on Talk Social News we cover:

Hunch, looking for a Hunch invite? Watch or listen to the podcast to find out how to receive an invite from Kipp and Wayne.
Bit.ly recives funding, Story
Skype on your iPhone
Twitter replies are now mentions, story

The Video:

The podcast:
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Talk Social News daily 004: Gmail & Google news coming today? Microsoft’s Lauren vs Apple’s Mitch, Palm Pre release date, Mark Cuban & NCAA tweets fail

Talk Social News daily 004: gmail turns 5, big news from google today? Microsoft commercial upset Apple fanboys, Palm Pre coming April 30th? NCAA tweets fail, Mark Cuban tweets are fined and more T-Shirt swag.

Today on Talk Social News we cover:

Gmail turns five and will we see the Gmail iPhone app released today from Google? Story
Laurn vs Mitch: the new Microsoft commercial upsets Apple fanboys. Why you can't buy a 17 inch MacBook from Apple. Story
Palm Pre coming April 30th? Story
NCAA tweets fail
Mark Cuban ( @mcuban )is fined by the NBA for his tweets about the game. Story
T-shirt [...]

4 simple suggestions to gain more twitter followers #followfriday

It's Friday and you know what that means, it's #followFriday on twitter.  I know some of you are twitter-ed out, but twitter continues to be the buzz or noise of not only social media but now celebrity gossip, sports and mainstream media.  With that being said everyone is still trying to gain more followers to increase their twitter following. I'll go on record saying it's not about the followers but the relationships. But, if you want to gain more followers, here are 4 simple suggestions.

  1. Share information that people want: Example: how to information, social media topics, free items, [...]

Talk Social News daily 003: blackberry app store, skype for the iPhone, WWDC, our manliest movies, t-shirt swag and thanks

Talk Social News daily 003: blackberry app store, skype for the iPhone, WWDC, our manliest movies, t-shirt swag and thanks

Today on Talk Social News we cover:

The blackberry app store coming April 1st and will it work?
Skype on the iPhone rumors
Apple's WWDC date annoucment: Send us!
Our manliest movies
Casual Friday
Our t-shirt swag
Thanks to Alex Design & Jason Clark for comments and feedback this week.

The Video:

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This is our third [...]

Talk Social News daily 002: facebook, twitter pro accounts, Wolfenstein for the iPhone, social media b2b and ooVoo

Today on Talk Social News we cover:

Facebook home page changes
Twitter pro accounts rumors : started on Silicon Alley Insider
Wolfenstein for the iPhone [iTunes link]
New social media b2b site http://socialmediab2b.com
ooVoo support on twitter: @ooVooLisa & @ooVooMarty with Oren.

The show:

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We're looking for sponsors, if interested see the Become A Sponsor page or email us at: Contact at talksocialnews dot com.

Again this is our [...]

Talk Social News going daily with video blog, iPhone 3.0 rumors, exectweets, wefollow and your feedback

Hello everyone, Talk Social News going daily. Starting today we're doing short video blog post. This is our first run and we're looking for your feedback. Today's topics are: iPhone 3.0 rumors, exectweets, wefollow and your feedback

The video:

The podcast: Talk Social News daily 0001 - length 9:49 download or click to play:[audio:talksocialnewsdaily0001.mp3] Subscribe to podcast in iTunes:

We're looking for sponsors, if interested see the Become A Sponsor page or email us at: Contact at talksocialnews dot com.

Thanks for listening!