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2000 Following Limit on Twitter

Busy follower on Twitter? Be careful. Twitter limits following activity to 2000 accounts unless you can showcase to Twitter that you have an equal or higher number of followers than the number of accounts that you are following.

Twitter states clearly that each account can follow 2000 people. After that you have to earn your trust on Twitter. If you’ve been aggressively using Twitter by following people with an effort to gain followers, but you have not been followed back that much, then your account may be at risk of being limited to following of 2000 people. This is not a hypothetical limit – it is a reality of many accounts seen on a daily basis on Twitter. Continue reading 2000 Following Limit on Twitter


You are in LinkedIn – But Have You Heard Of XING and VIADEO?

LinkedIn is currently the most popular and known professional networking site with more than a hundred million registered users from over 200 countries. In the USA LinkedIn holds exclusive lead among the professional networking sites. If you’d like to explore your business networking further, you might want to also check out two other professional networking sites that are popular internationally but not very well known in the USA: Xing and Viadeo. Continue reading You are in LinkedIn – But Have You Heard Of XING and VIADEO?


Have You Created a Profile in Google Profiles?

Google Profile is One of Google’s Many Professional Services

Your company might have been using Google AdWords for several years without looking into additional (and yes, free) member account features Google is offering. Yes, the Google search engine and Google AdWords are what Google is most known for but there are also other features that Google would like you to try out. Continue reading Have You Created a Profile in Google Profiles?