This week on The Roundup …
* How I Use Followerwonk, and Why I love It
* Creating Persuasive Videos: How to Move Viewers to Action
* 12 Ways to Connect, Create, and Collaborate Using Google Hangouts.
* App Annie Index: How Social Connects on iOS
* Report: Twitter Will Release Music Discovery App This Month
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Gianluca Fiorelli’s detailed take on how to use Followerwonk to discover your target audience on Twitter, learn what they talk about, design content that appeals directly to them, and promote that content to maximise your reach. Great stuff, that you can action immediately.
Learn how to create videos for your app business that people want to watch and get them to take the action you want. In this 40 minute audio from James Wedmore you’ll learn the 5 important elements of what goes into persuasive video.
Copyblogger says “Picture a Google Hangout as an online gathering place where you can facilitate a virtual chat with nine of your closest pals. Then, imagine you can invite the entire world to take part in your conversation.” Connect your Hangouts to your YouTube account and you’re on the road to creating a back story for your next app too…
A mammoth post from App Annie’s Blog. Over the past year, Social Networking apps in the iOS App Store have been reaping their rewards. The category was the third-largest in iOS revenue as of January 2013, up from twelfth one year ago. Shouldn’t you be getting some of the action?
Mashable’s lowdown on a potential new product from Twitter. The app is said to have four sections, including a ‘Suggestions’ tab for recommended music, a ‘Popular’ tab for trending tracks and a ‘#NowPlaying’ tab that shows songs being tweeted by people you follow on the social network or in the app.
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