If you've spent time on Twitter, you've seen them. Depending on how much time you've spent on Twitter, you've probably wondered "what are these doing here?" No, not trolls, but the elusive blue and white verification badges. [br][br] First handed out in 2009, these little badges seen on...

Clients often ask us about hosting Twitter Parties, a new topic for most and one that many aren't always sure about when accessing the time and resources necessary for pulling one off successfully. While Twitter Parties can have excellent results for brand awareness and advocate...

Although I'm considerably biased, the North Carolina food trucks scene around the Triangle is one of the best. I figured I'd combine my two loves of social media and food trucks into one blog post. Here are 10 North Carolina food trucks (in alphabetical order) you should...

This week, #NationalIceCreamDay made way for #NationalVanillaIceCreamDay, which lead to #NationalMilkChocolateDay, #NationalCheesecakeDay, #NationalLipstickDay, and #NationalMuttDay. Every day so far this week, there has been something to celebrate. And, why not?If people are going to tweet about unique holidays, why not join the party and show...

So you clicked? Yes! The good news is that unlike 99% of articles that share a title like the one above, this one is actually going to be worth your precious click. I’m here to teach you a Twitter trick that almost no one knows. Here’s...

The World Cup might be over (for now), but tweets live forever. Here are our top branded tweets and some lackluster attempts from the 2014 FIFA World Cup. The best Adidas It’s a team game, but an entire nation wins. #allin pic.twitter.com/snZUtMPXnS— adidas (@adidas) July 13, 2014 Oh, Adidas,...

Back in December, you may have heard some discussion surrounding Twitter’s new advertising product: Tailored Audiences. Late last week, Twitter took retargeting ads a step further with the introduction of a new website tag.Advertisers who have already created a snippet of code for Twitter’s conversation...

To reinforce themselves as the kings of real time and event content, Twitter opened up functionality today that allows users to cheer on their country in the 2014 World Cup. Users are prompted to engage from their Twitter timeline and then launched into a new...

Krista E. Summitt is the Chief Storyteller for the Lenovo Developer Program. She blogs about brand and content marketing at Brain CurrencyDer’·vish -- A member of a Muslim (specifically Sufi) religious order who has taken vows of poverty and austerity. Dervishes first appeared in the 12th...