HubPages Acquiring Squidoo

Squidoo Is Closing It’s Doors – Acquired by HubPages

Squidoo has been acquired by HubPages! Squidoo = decommissioned ☹

Squidoo was a community led social platform that allowed users (aka squids) to create pages (aka lenses) for subjects of interest to them. These pages were essentially mini-blogs, where each lens could be dedicated to a particular topic. Squids were allowed to add products and advertising to their lenses, and they had the option to “cash out” or donate their profits to charity.

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Perfect Tweet Blueprint Infographic

The Perfect Tweet Infographic

So what does the perfect tweet look like? Many factors can determine a tweet’s success such as character length, relevance, mobile accessibility, and use of images.


Whether you tweet for personal or business reasons, you must quickly attract and entice your audience. To do this, the Perfect Tweet Infographic below outlines some great tips and best practices. These tweeting tips will ensure your audience gets the most out of your tweets. Below is a quick synopsis of this Twitter infographic.


Twitter Engagement

Acknowledge and engage people with the @mention. Use the @handle to reply or direct your message to another Twitter user. You may say something like “@DanielTosh you are looking pretty skinny, do you have the manorexia?”. Remember to also reply to @mentions to keep the conversation going. Throw in a #hashtag or two to reach Twitter users outside of your circle who follow those #hashtags. If you are tweeting for business, consider sponsoring your tweet as a Promoted Tweet to reach even more followers and potential customers. Read more about The Perfect Tweet Infographic

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Introduction to Social Category

In the social category, we will cover: Facebook Twitter Google Plus (G+) LinkedIn YouTube Social aggregators Social apps and tools Anything else related to social media, news, or tools