Top 10 Twitter influencers in Search and Social for 2010

Once again we are leaving an interesting tech year behind us. Facebook rose up as a competitor of the large tech companies like Google, Microsoft and Apple and we’ve seen a great increase in competition between these big four organizations. Social and Search started to integrate this year creating great expectations for 2011. Below you’ll find my personal top10 of the most interesting Search and Social professionals on twitter in …

Twitter Advanced Search as your realtime Search Engine

Twitter search has been a leading search engine in getting realtime search results, but usually the results are poluted with retweets and other random tweets. When using Twitter’s advanced search engine you are able to exclude and include specific words and phrases, being able to search more precise for your information. Apart from defining specific phrases or keywords, you are also able to search by location, people and attitude.

For instance when you are looking for a job, you …

Twitter Diplomacy by Matthias Lufkens (LeWeb10)

While watching some great presentations at this years Le Web, I was confronted with a 5 minute seminar by Mathias Lufkens (@luefkens) on Twitter Diplomacy. In a new concept (5min with 20 slides) invented by Founder Loic Le Meur (@Loic) he explained how worldleaders use Twitter and who they follow. Check out the vid and slides …

Paperjammed 2010 Report On Marketingfacts

For the dutch website Marketingfacts.nl, I wrote a report on Paperjammed 2010, a small social media convention for students who are writing their thesis.

Joined by a panel of social media professionals, students get to ask researchquestions and collect feedback on their findings.

The 2010 convention in ‘De Balie’ was most inspiring and a great succes. The report (written in Dutch) can be read here:

Paperjammed 2010: “Don’t tell us what you think, tell us what you …