Twitter announced a new look for profile pages on NBC’s Today Tuesday and many users have already begun the process of updating their profiles. With the new profile pages, Twitter users can now add header images similar to those featured on Facebook and Google+ profiles. What’s more, your avatar is now featured front and center in that image, rather than in the top corner of the page.
Dont worry, i changed mine already and the Header looks like below …see my profile for a full “How it looks” -https://twitter.com/flukkytom
So How do you Change yours? Its all in Twitter Sphere. First, take a look at your new Twitter Profile page. No, not your homepage, the page that’s called “Me” on Twitter’s website.
- Go to your twitter settings page or click https://twitter.com/settings/design
- Click on the “Design” on the left Menu Bar
- Scroll down to the “Customize your own” Section and you will see the change header
- Voila…Select you image and save and there you go … your new twitter seat is here
Nice han ….yeah, i know…
First, take a look at your new Twitter Profile page. No, not your homepage, the page that’s called “Me” on Twitter’s website and on your favorite mobile app. You can make the change through Twitter’s website (via https://twitter.com/settings/design)
With Over 800+ Million users on facebook, and other growing numbers across other social networks. One would make fun of an idea where we have social network ID Card like a Facebook ID to enter a Joint, twitter ID to enter a show, or a LinkedIn ID to get a Job. Well Tobias Leingruber, a german artist has brought that future closer to us by making and distributing Facebook ID Cards with your Information on them.
The project is called FB Bureau, and Leingruber is handing out these futuristic identification cards at conferences in Berlin and Amsterdam next month.
Traffic to the website as been amazing, Yes on PinInterest, a website which lets users create online scrapbooks to share images of projects or coveted products—has grown tenfold over the past six months. In January, the number of visitors on Pinterest.com was almost a third of that on Twitter.com and daily you can talk of about 1.5 million visitors+users. So what is PinInterest?
I like it whenever i read about Social giants like Facebook, Microsoft, Google in battle over the social space and tech. Now in social gaming, Facebook says “we’ll give no room to google”.
Check this story culled from fortune.com
Google+ (GOOG) launched in June with an innovative group video chat dubbed Hangout. One week later, Facebook announced a video chat feature of its own in cooperation with Microsoft’s (MSFT) Skype. Last week, Google announced that games like Zynga Poker and Angry Birds would find a home on Google+. A day later, Facebook unveiled a slew of improvements to its games platform, including a newsfeed-like live ticker with game updates and higher-resolution gaming.
If it wasn’t clear before, it is now: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg is paying very close attention.
So much talk about social networks but we cant stop because with the huge data accumulated by this networks, data analysis keeps getting interesting by the minute. Some times ago i wrote about your career tree via linkedin and visualizing the world on facebook, an analysis by Paul Butler. Well here at Linkedin labs, its visualize your professional network.
Visualize your professional network, clustered in realtime based on their inter-relationships.”