Data Visualization of Twitter Events using TAGS

Data Visualisation of Twitter Events Using TAGS and TAGS Explorer I have recently been obsessed with TAGS (Twitter Archiving Google Sheet) – a powerful google sheet that uses Google Apps Script to pull data from Twitter’s Streaming API. Not only is it extremely powerful (it can extract 10,000 tweets in seconds, and I gone as high as…

Twitter – How to Host your Twitter Archive on Github Pages

Host your Twitter Archive on Github Did you know that you can download your entire Twitter Archive? If you go to Settings and scroll down to the bottom, you’ll see the option to Request for Your Twitter Archive. Martin Hawksey (“By day Chief Innovation, Community and Technology Officer at ALT, by night a Google Developer…

My Top 10 Crowdfunding Tips

(A response to a request on Quora by someone who wanted to crowdfund his brother’s education of $50,000)

Hacking Lifehacker’s “How I Work” Series – FREE DOWNLOAD!

A Searchable Index of Lifehacker.com’s “How I Work” and “Behind the App” Interviews with Shared Count data I’ve always been a big fan of Lifehacker’s “How I Work” series, especially the earlier ones. But one thing that has been on my wish list is a searchable index of all the “How I Work” interviews as I have…

Hacking Premium Twitter Tools

This Hack is worth more than $1,188 (Originally posted on Medium on 14 December 2015, updated on 3 May 2016) Almost every professional content marketer I know pays for a certain tool to see what content gets shared, who the influencers are etc. Sure I’ve tried it out, it’s a fantastic tool —but the PRO version…

Why You Should Write Your own IFTTT Recipes

Why you should write your own IFTTT Recipes There is a lot of what I call Seriously Sloppy Automation #SSA going on — much of which can be found on IFTTT. For example, IFTTT formulas using hashtags to build Twitter lists with ridiculously glamorous names like “Email Marketing Leader” for anyone that uses the hashtag #emailmarketing or…

Different Types of G

Different Fonts have Different Types of G I did a sample of Gs for my other Twitter and Facebook account: the Gifted Singaporean.

How To: Keep Your Standards High

How to Keep your Standards High for Dribbble The post that got put into the best bucket in Dribbble is one that I posted 7 months ago on Instagram. This was made for my best friend Natalie because she’s always perfectly groomed and wearing 4 inch heels. Pretty sure Coco Chanel said it but what counts…

Making Gifs

Making Gifs for Twitter I started making Gifs when I realised that they were becoming popular on Twitter.  In particular, Dustin Stout , one of the early Tweeps that I engaged with would always reply with a Gif. So one of the very first Gifs I made was this one that I sent to him! @dustntv…

The Value of a Tweet: $174 per Donor

A Mid Campaign Tweet by Tweep analysis of the Value of a Tweet First Posted on Medium: The Value of a Tweet: $174 per Donor — Medium I’ve been fundraising to build a school in Laos with Pencils of Promise. If you breakdown the sources of donations that I received, Twitter is was the other social…