“How do you find content?” That’s one of the top three questions seasoned social media professionals are normally asked. Along with finding the perfect time to post and which social media channels to post on, business owners, entrepreneurs, and those new to digital...Read More Simple Solutions for Curating Social Media Content
In part one, I showed you how to talk to the Twitter API, get the tweets, and count them. In this post, I’m going to show you how to handle those popular posts with 100+ tweet shares, we’re going to loop over...Read More DIY: Twitter Share Counts (Part 2)
From time to time, you may get clients that want share counts to be displayed on their site. There are indeed SAAS (software as a service) services out there that do this for you, but what if a third party isn’t possible? Since Twitter...Read More DIY: Twitter Share Counts (Part 1)
Here at WebDevStudios we do a bunch of heavy lifting for clients. It’s rare for us to install “XYZ plug-in” and call it a day. One client wanted to display likes, tweets, page views, and comment counts, via custom buttons, for about twenty posts on the...Read More Display Likes, Tweets, Page Views, and Comment Counts in Posts
WebDevStudios is trying something new! Every Tuesday, we will be doing a giveaway contest. Giving you die hard WDS fans a chance to win awesome goodies! Win things like the knowledgeable WordPress books written by our very own Brad Williams and Lisa...Read More WebDevStudios Giveaway Tuesdays!
CNN released an article detailing why Twitter is the hottest web startup on the internet today. Twitter is a micro-blogging service that allows members to post short and meaningful 140 character updates on what they are doing. CNN does a good job...Read More Twitter Labeled the Hottest Web Startup by CNN
Laconica, the Open Source Microblogging Framework that runs http://Identi.ca, has released a Twitter compatible API. So what is Identi.ca? Identi.ca is an Open Network Service. Our main goal is to provide a fair and transparent service that preserves users’ autonomy. In particular,...Read More Microblogging Website Identi.ca Launches a Twitter Compatible API