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Anita Hovey
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It’s that time of year again. Or at least the calendar says it’s spring. Everything is thawing and everyone is coming out of hibernation. That means it’s time to do some spring cleaning. You clean your house, your car, your yard and your office, but do…
It’s that time of year again. Or at least the calendar says it’s spring. Everything is thawing and everyone is coming out of hibernation. That means it’s time to do some spring cleaning. You cle
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Everyone has probably already seen this, but I just found time to watch... love the #GameofSocial  video from +HootSuite  #HootClub   #HootAmb  
The Game of Social Thrones video, inspired by the beautiful opening of the hit HBO show, but with social networks as kingdoms.
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I actually hadn't seen this Anita, thanks for sharing.  I love the video, lol.
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Somewhere, in some business development coaching session, I was asked to describe what we do in a pithy, memorable sound bite. I responded "I live on social media so my clients don't have to." It was the truth then, and it's still one of Twirp…
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Can Twitter Help you Celebrate your Wedding Anniversary?

Calvin Pearce knows customer service and how to build relationships. Recently, he added Twitter to his repertoire and is using all of those skills to great success in Twitter. Check out how it all came back to him on one very important night.
Most people probably think you should put your phone and Twitter away as you celebrate your anniversary, but one local Halifax couple experienced the benefits of Twitter during their most recent celeb
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Finding Leads on Twitter, in Halifax, by Amanda Gore

This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search.
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This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search. With the nicer weather finally upon us, lots of people are getting off their…
This article is part of an ongoing series, inspired by Gary Vaynerchuk, to show Halifax businesses the variety of leads they’re missing out on by not using Twitter search. With the nicer weather
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My HootSuite swag arrived last week. Love the do-rag... I was made to be gangsta. #HootSuiteSelfie   #HootClub  #HootAmb 
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Awesomeness - Love your #HootSuiteSelfie  Thanks Anita, great team spirit - Please share on Instagram too if you have it :D 
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Seth's Blog: Your story about money http://owl.li/v15Gj >>Did you catch this today? How can we help with your money story?
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The Benefits of Entering an Online Voting Competition | Twirp Communications Blog

There are lots of reasons to online voting competitions: ego, visibility, MONEY! Here are some of the non-monetary ways in which you could benefit from entering an online voting competition:
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A blog rant today: Grow Your Network on LinkedIn

Are you looking for an easy way to grow your network on LinkedIn? This scheme may be just the ticket... or maybe not, if you want real potential clients.
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Head Twirp
Twirp Communications
Living on social media so YOU don't have to.

Helping small business and charities maximize the potential of social media.


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A Game of Social Thrones [VIDEO]
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Finding Leads on Twitter: Christmas Edition
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Your Homophobic Letter Won't Stop My Campaign
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Social Media Resources List: My Favourite Bloggers
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Following up to my popular post Social Media Resources for You: A Reading List, I thought it would also be useful to share some of my favour

To All the Haters: I Changed My Font
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Book Review: Ctrl Alt Delete by Mitch Joel | Twirp
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With my advance copy in-hand, I attempt to explain why I agree with everything Mitch Joel writes in his latest book Ctrl Alt Delete, and why

Prezi - The Zooming Presentation Editor
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Prezi is a cloud-based presentation software that opens up a new world between whiteboards and slides. The zoomable canvas makes it fun to e

Goodies - Buffer
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Buffer makes it super easy to share any page you're reading. Keep your Buffer topped up and we automagically share them for you through the