Social Media & Networking Tools, Apps:


Facebook Cover Photo Template

  • Posted By: Jason Taetsch
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The introduction of the “Timeline” profile is one of the most drastic and somewhat controversial of the numerous Facebook updates over the years. While the new layout is loathed by some traditionalists, it offers Facebook users and especially brands a creative way to customize their profile or Facebook Page with a header image dubbed the “Cover Photo.” The team over at Inspiration feed put together this useful guideline of the cover photo that gives a pixel-by-pixel map of the Facebook profile image and cover photo, giving designers an specific tool for taking advantage of the cover photo.

 

Help With Social Media Branding

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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If you’re trying to promote a brand, or just trying to reserve your preferred username on any of the social media sites, click over to KnowEm to do all the search work for you. Simply key in your desired username and the site will check dozens of social media websites at a time. Categories include blogging, bookmarking, business, community, design and more. You can sign up for paid service as well and have them set up all the accounts for you.

Compare Social Media Performance

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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Track increase in social media followers for your and your competitors’ Facebook and Twitter accounts with Wildfire’s Social Media Monitor. The company actually sells brand marketing services, but this free app can be useful if you want to track and compare your own versus your competitors’ social media efforts. You can also sign up to receive weekly updates with the most recent fan counts and growth over the past 7 days for several companies at a time.

Simple Image Sharer

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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For an easy way to share an image anonymously on the web, try Alan Schaaf’s imgur.com. Images are non-searchable to remain anonymous, but you can share your images through a unique URL if you like. Popular images with thousands of views will get featured in a gallery, while images that get very few or no views will automatically be deleted. Anyone can upload as many images as they like.

Research Twitter Hashtags

  • Posted By: RankRaiser
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Find out what percentage of traffic on Twitter contains a particular hashtag on hashtag.org. You get a graph for the past week which includes daily and hourly numbers. Clicking on the graph will get you 30 day data and if you sign in (free registration) you will also be able to view 90 day and 180 day data which is served by trendistic.com.