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Is Twitter Part of Your Social Marketing Mix?

With 88% of companies planning to market via social media in 2014, it is important that marketers understand the best practices to use Twitter to engage their target audiences.

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marketing is more and more becoming a two way conversation between brands and their audience. The shift to social platforms has played a huge part in this dynamic, and all signs point to the trend continuing in 2014. Small businesses looking to "do more with less" need to make sure that their social media efforts are both efficient and successful. Changing technology means that even the savviest of Twitter users might be unaware of new features that could benefit their campaign.

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Phillip Thune, CEO-Americas for Textbroker, discusses tips for viewing Twitter with new and discerning eyes in his latest article for PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit. From using Twitter to establish a voice for your brand to engaging your followers in a conversation, Thune will help you make Twitter a valuable tool for marketing in 2014.

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PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit is a comprehensive resource that provides small businesses and entrepreneurs the tools to develop an affordable public relations and marketing plan that helps generate interest from potential customers, engage with key audiences and grow their businesses.   The toolkit features relevant content such as informative white papers, interactive webinars and how-to articles and premium access to educational resources, as well as the opportunity to take advantage of special offers designed specifically for small businesses. To request information on how PR Newswire can help your small business, click here. You can receive updates on new Small Business PR Toolkit content by following @prnsmallbiz on Twitter.

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