10 tools for presenting with Twitter

Speaking about Presenting

Crafting a set of tweets for the main points of your presentation and then tweeting them as you make those points in your live presentation is a great way to be part of the Twitter conversation. Monitoring Twitter feedback. Voting with Twitter.

3 unexpected things Twitter can add to your next talk

The Eloquent Woman

Maybe you've started to get used to an audience full of tweeters, soliciting audience questions on Twitter in advance of your talk, and using that platform to promote your presentation and share follow-up information after it's over. How do you use Twitter to enhance your public speaking?

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Like Facebook, LinkedIn Doesn't Want You to Leave Site

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

It provided everything to keep us on its site. Since the beginning of this new year I have been on LinkedIn more than Facebook and lots more than Twitter. Place your sponsored content and links on Jane Genova's syndicated sites

A Twitter Lesson from Ryan Seacrest

Succeed Speaking

Following up on yesterday’s post with 10 ways speakers can use Twitter in their speaking business, check out a couple of recent tweets from Ryan Seacrest, host of American Idol: If you follow that link in his tweet, you’re taken to this post on his site which has the video clip and says: Watch how. Marketing Social Media Twitter for Speakers

5 tips from my Twitter collection

PowerPoint Tips

I’ve been posting two tips from my site a day on Twitter. If you’re not on Twitter, here are 5 of them that you might enjoy: How many bullets should I put on a slide? (OK, What, you’re not following me there yet? Go follow me , I’ll wait here.). OK, I admit, it’s a trick question!). Export all text in a #PowerPoint file to repurpose or redo. Play music throughout a #presentation. Create a slide list in #PowerPoint. Use it when you deliver.

Drudge Report Turns to Twitter to Turn on White House - Beefs about No Tax Cuts, No Repeal of Obamacare Penalty Tax

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Today, the Drudge Report's founder Matt Drudge took on the White House on Twitter. Place your sponsored content and links on Jane Genova's syndicated sites.  The Drudge Report is no longer the echo chamber for Trumpism rhetoric.

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Podcast: Changes in Social Media Sites

Communication Steroids

Also: is your site designed to handle easy smart phone access? Podcast: Changes in Social Media Sites [17:39m]: Play Now | Play in Popup | Download From → Uncategorized Comments are closed.

Get Noticed in a Noisy World

Duarte Blog

He’s an incredibly ambitious super-human with a Twitter following to which Lady Gaga would tip her (ridiculous) hat. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram… new sites and services are being created every day, and you may feel pressure to join them all.

Olivia Mitchell on Twitter and presenting

Speak Schmeak

Olivia Mitchell facilitates the discussion on how to incorporate Twitter into your presentations! I hope to get all the videos on the PresentationCampLA site, so stay tuned. Olivia Mitchell: Using Twitter in presentations from Lisa Braithwaite on Vimeo.

New site helps you find more great content on speaking

Speaking about Presenting

Speaking Pro Central is a new website which aggregates content from many different speaking and presenting sites. Tony Karrer is the driving force behind the site. He put together a really useful post on Twitter and webinars simply by using the search facilities on Speaking Pro Central.

Breitbart's Milo Yiannopoulos Suspended Forever From Twitter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

"Milo Yiannopoulos, the tech editor at conservative news site Breitbart and a pretty notorious internet troll, has been suspended from Twitter for the final time. The tipping point in this had been Yiannopoulos' ring-leading a massive attack on Twitter of actress Leslie Jones.

TEDxUCLA: The good and the great

Speak Schmeak

By the end of the day, I had met, had followed and had been followed by several fellow Twitter users that I never would have met otherwise. I beseech you to visit his site and look at his designs; they're unbelievable. I had the privilege of attending TEDxUCLA this past weekend.

5 ways to tweet like you mean it

Speak Schmeak

Twitter is like talking. I've been on Twitter now for a year and a half and have read lots of "etiquette" articles and "how to" articles on the proper use of Twitter. Twitter is about connecting, not one-way communication. Do the same thing for your followers on Twitter.

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The two best alternatives to Twitter as a presentation backchannel

Speaking about Presenting

However, if you plan to use a backchannel proactively in your presentation, it may be better to use a backchannel tool other than Twitter. This is because: Twitter users won’t have to be concerned about overwhelming their followers with a series of presentation-specific tweets.

Harness the back channel during your presentations

PowerPoint Tips

These days, they usually make their comments using Twitter and a hashtag. In Twitter, people write tweets that include the hashtag. Then, they search for the hashtag, either at Twitter’s own site or using one of many third-party tools.

Independent Content-Providers - Having Your Own Social Media Sites Gives You Edge

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

The smart money is now asking us, when we apply for assignments with them, for the URLs of our social media sites. Increasingly, there is an expectation that the job entails increasing the exposure of what we write for their sites by repurposing them on our own.

Olivia Mitchell on Twitter and presenting

Speak Schmeak

Watch Olivia Mitchell speak on how to incorporate Twitter into your presentations! I hope to get all the videos on the PresentationCampLA site, so stay tuned. Olivia Mitchell: Using Twitter in presentations from Lisa Braithwaite on Vimeo.

5 Ways To Integrate Twitter Into Your Presentations

Professionally Speaking...

In a previous post, I explored common concerns about Twitter usage in presentations and concluded that Twitter offers many benefits in terms of audience involvement and engagement. However, seeing the benefits of using Twitter and being able to incorporate it effectively into your presentation are two very different things. So let's take a look at some best practices for integrating Twitter into a live presentation.

Best Public Speaking Gestures

The Speaker Point

April 12, 2011 Posts Comments The Speaker Point Helping you master public speaking and communication skills Home Delivery Speech Analysis Making Money Preparation Reviews About Best Public Speaking Gestures March 18, 2011 By Alex Cequea View Comments (Guest post by Eric Carter ) Chances are, if you are on this site you are familiar with public speaking gurus like Dr. Wayne Dyer or someone like Mark Victor Hansen. I would filter it through info from.edu sites to get the best quality.

Repetition is the Key - Using Twitter as an example

Dahle Communication

This can apply to Twitter as well. In fact, I am going to use twitter in two ways to describe what I am talking about. First off, lets look at how to use Twitter to promote certain sites or posts of your own and then using Twitter enough times to emphasize how repetition is used to increase web traffic. First off, lets look at how people use Twitter to promote their sites. If you have ever followed people on Twitter you notice a couple of things.

Twitter Long Form = Big Competition For Medium, Linkedin Pulse

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Twitter is working on the technology to go long form. If long form really does become l-o-n-g, Twitter could present stiff competition for the popular no-gatekeepers platforms of Medium and LinkedIn Pulse. LinkedIn Pulse is more the businessperson's site.

Free PowerPoint Twitter tools

Pivotal Public Speaking

Here is a site where you can download tools to add twitter to your presentations … Ever wanted to make presentations a more interactive, Web 2.0 The PowerPoint Twitter Tools prototypes are now available. Tags: PowerPoint audience in public speaking audiovisual public speaking presentations twitter experience? Get ahead of the backchannel!

51 Tweetable Public Speaking Tips


A growing number of public speaking specialists are turning to the social media site Twitter to offer nuggets of knowledge that can help aspiring orators. Like so many precious jewels, good advice can also come in small packages.

Boost your speaker profile with new conference site Lanyrd

The Eloquent Woman

Over on the don't get caught blog, I just told communicators about Lanyrd, a new site that aims to become a social network about conferences.

How Twitter can used for good - Veterans help turns to social networks

Dahle Communication

A Veterans group is going to start using Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets to try and reach other Veterans that might be struggling with mental health issues. With sites like Twitter and Facebook, you can reach out to people who you might never have met before and be able to have conversations with them. Tags: Communication Facebook Twitter

The Social Media Site You May Not Know About

Communication Steroids

Second Life is a social media site. As social media sites go, I’ve never seen one as emotionally involving, wrenching even, as Second Life.

Site and Trainer Review: Speaking Excellence with TJ Walker

Communication Steroids

And apparently TJ’s webmaster failed to include common ‘meta-tags’ to make the site more search engine friendly – stuff that’s really ‘web-design 101′ Basic webmaster stuff and I’m surprised at the lack of attention to detail that exists on the site.

Becoming CEO via Text Message

Matt Eventoff

How do social media such as Facebook, Twitter, texting, etc. It wasn’t a Twitter and FB page put up in a vacuum; there were thousands of hours and millions of dollars behind creating an unbelievably successful social media program. Make it easy to connect to you via your web site. Twitter does, too … however FB is much more personal and much more conversationally focused, and I believe those two traits really, really matter.

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HARVARD BUSINESS Praises Twitter Model

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  Maybe that's why it's come out so bullish on the Twitter business model. In MEDIABISTRO.COM, Jason Turbow reports  that HARVARD BUSINESS praises Twitter's lack of dependence on advertising since that has shown to be a shaky profit position to be in.    Instead the microblog has been involved in deals to generate revenue by driving traffic to other sites. Has anyone paid much attention to HARVARD BUSINESS recently? 

My Guiltiest Twitter Pleasure: Favstar.fm

More than PowerPoint...

Favstar is like an underground Twitter subculture of frustrated writers and wanna-be comics. A Twitter companion site, you can simply go to favstar.fm and sign in with your Twitter account. Favstar also helps you curate your own lists at Twitter, as well.

Definitive list of public speaking blogs – updated with Twitter

Craig Strachan - Keep Talking!

Andrew Dlugan, custodian of the list to top public speaking blogs, has just updated the list to include the Twitter profiles. Public Speaking Webring created – add your site After reading Andrew Dlugan’s list of 77 public speaking website, Public Speaking “groop&# – great resource Here is a great resource for public speaking. You can view the update list here. Thanks Andrew for the update.

8 things I learnt about using twitter as a participation tool : Speaking about Presenting


Home Presentation eBook Blog About Best Posts Content PowerPoint Nervousness Delivery Audience Contact Browse > Home / Audience / 8 things I learnt about using twitter as a participation tool 8 things I learnt about using twitter as a participation tool March 1, 2009 by Olivia Mitchell Welcome to this blog - my aim is to make a difference to the success of your presentations. I had three sections and took a twitter break after each one.

OWS Eviction from Zuccotti Park: No surprise, MASHABLE follows story, tells us to check Twitter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

As everyone, at least those on Twitter, knows: Occupy Wall Street got booted out of Zuccotti Park.    Tech site MASHABLE  also covered the topic and tells us to stay by Twitter #ows  to check out the world's reaction when Judge Michael Stallman issues a ruling. 

Should You Use Humor in VC Pitch? « TJWALKER INTERACTIVE

TJ Walker Interactive

Public speaking, media training, presentation training, crisis communications Home Live Video About TJ Products & Services FAQs « Jon Bon Jovi Makes Grumpy Attack on Steve Jobs Is Twitter a Good Platform for Pitching Investors? News analyzed from a communication perspective.

Drudge Report Headlines with Death of Hashtag (ponders if business abandoning social)

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Social platforms such as Twitter and Facebook may be more and more for only personal use.  Another finding by Marketing Land is that in all the commercials there were only 5 mentions of Twitter and 4 of Facebook.

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The Communication Blog

7.21.2009 Communication Heres an interesting site for material on communication that we dont often see in our textbooks. This, and much more on this site, will make for interesting class discussions. Communication Skills Classes | Add your site ARCHIVE ► 2011 (18) ► April (1) Communication Strategies: Guidelines for Resisting. Especially interesting are the lists of the ten best and worst speakers of different years.

Twitter Tips for Speakers: Before, During & After the Event


While I enjoy seeing the latest and greatest antics of friends on Facebook and love being a business voyeur on LinkedIn , hands down my favorite tool is Twitter. And, it is by all means not a complete list, but a good list to get you started. Choose your Twitter name.

Is social media a fad?

Speak Schmeak

For many of my coaching clients, Twitter, Facebook, blogs and sometimes even websites are as foreign to them as the moon. My clients are starting blogs, joining social networking sites, and getting their names, products and services out there. Technology Twitter Resources Networking

LB interviewed in Santa Barbara News-Press

Speak Schmeak

I was one of several Santa Barbarians interviewed on how we use Twitter for business and pleasure. And I don't yet have permission to reprint on my site. Not About Speaking News Twitter About MeYes, that's right.

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING GPS - eBook by Toby Bloomberg, published 100% on Twitter

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  The eBook has been created on Twitter.  " Five years and one month ago, it was Bloomberg who got me started on this site.  Just in time for politicians to gear up for the 2012 campaign, businesses to exploit the economic recovery, and greens to make hay of the BP oil spill: Here is SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING GPS.       It's an eBook by  Toby Bloomberg. marketing