Twitter Timing Infographic

Twitter Timing Infographic

The following infographic from Lemon.ly shows the times of day when Twitter users are the most active. This may be useful information to know when the best time is to tweet. While there is no one-size-fits-all answer to the best time to tweet, at least this data lets...

Tweet #ldsconf for LDS General Conference

If you tweet about LDS General Conference, remember to use the hashtag #ldsconf. Learn about the #ldsconf hashtag. And remember the words of President Dieter F. Uchtdorf from the April 2011 General Conference: With so many social media resources and a multitude of...

Church Has Strong Social Media Presence

The LDS Newsroom has just posted a blog “Church Has Strong Presence on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter,” which describes how the Church uses Facebook pages, YouTube channels, and Twitter accounts. Facebook The website AllFacebook.com lists nearly 3,000 pages...

Strengthening Families & Building Faith by Using Church Resources

I delivered the following today as part of a panel discussion titled “Mormon Media Studies: Across Web Time, Cyberspace, and Blogging Disciplines” in the symposium “Mormon Media Studies: Across Time, Space, and Disciplines,” at the BYU Conference Center in Provo,...
LDS General Conference Weekend #ldsconf

LDS General Conference Weekend #ldsconf

Over the last few years, Twitter users have used the subject tag #ldsconf when tweeting information about LDS General Conference. In Twitter language, these subject tags are called hashtags. (Learn more about the #ldsconf hashtag.) Joel Dehlin’s Weblog provides...

Tweeting LDS General Conference

The official Church Twitter account for general conference is twitter.com/ldsgencon, which provides quotes from conference on a routine basis after the conference has concluded, but not during the conference. If you tweet about LDS general conference, use the...

Church Twitter Accounts

Are you familiar with all the Church Twitter accounts? You can sign up to receive regular updates on various topics. See a list of all the Church Twitter accounts. Many Twitter users use the keywords #lds and #mormon to flag tweets about the Church and #ldsconf...

Social Media

Social media is now the #1 activity on the Web. (Hitwise reports that Facebook has overtaken Google as the most popular Web site in the USA.) eMarketer estimates that nearly 60% of Internet users will use a social network at least once a month this year. And it’s more...
LDS General Conference Weekend #ldsconf

Tweets About LDS General Conference

An article in the Daily Herald talks about the tweets (posts on Twitter) that were “coming fast and furious” during the recent LDS general conference. “Even as thousands of members stuffed the LDS conference center in Salt Lake City and hundreds of...
What is a Twintern?

What is a Twintern?

This morning Danny Sullivan (@dannysullivan) tweeted about A Day in the Life of a Twintern. The article immediately caught my eye since it’s a story about Pizza Hut’s first official “twintern” – Alexa Robinson. As a twintern – “an intern in charge of their companies’...
People Are Flocking to Twitter

People Are Flocking to Twitter

The microblogging service Twitter is exploding. Celebrities, politicians, entrepreneurs, business leaders, and everyday users are flocking to the service. In a cleaver marketing plan, Ashton Kutcher (Twitter name: aplusk) gathered more followers than any other Twitter...

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