20 Useful Applications to Greatly Enhance your Twitter Experience
There is no doubt that Twitter is the Social Media platform of the moment. There are very few website owners, bloggers or internet users who don’t have a Twitter account.
So, the natural progression following the trend is that there are becoming more and more applications and general enhancements that can be applied to Twitter accounts.
You can use applications that will allow you to view the Twitter activity of those you follow on your desktop, in a lot of cases you don’t even have to download them.
Useful Twitter Applications
You can do so many things with these applications, and here I bring you just some of them.
The Twit Cleaner
Analyses the people you follow, identifies the time wasters, spammers, bots & those who've quit Twitter (& much more besides).
TweetDeck is your personal browser for staying in touch with what’s happening now, connecting you with your contacts across Twitter, Facebook and more.
Bit.ly allows users to shorten, share, and track links (URLs).
Graph your Twitter Stats including - tweets per hour, tweets per month, tweet timeline and reply statistics.
Twitalyzer is the Social Media industry's most popular, most widely used analytics application.
Dlvr.it provides bloggers, publishers and brands a way to instantly add a blog or any RSS-enabled content to Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google Buzz and more - Free.
Posterous lets you post multiple photos, video, music, all through email. Autopost to twitter via email. Best Mobile Startup Finalist, Crunchies 2008.
Twishort is a service that lets you post messages more that 140 characters long to Twitter.
Tweet, send direct messages, follow users, and more by simply sending email. You can even reply and retweet directly from your inbox!
Twilert is a free Twitter application that lets you receive regular email updates of tweets containing your brand, product, service, etc.
Google Alerts meets Twitter Lists. Receive hourly or daily a digest of the tweets from any given Twitter List
Instant screencasts for Twitter. Create screencasts with screenr’s web-based recorder – no download.
Zannel is the service that allows millions of people to see and talk about what’s happening now ... using pictures and videos and - yes! - even text.
Its both a music search engine and internet jukebox.
Twitterfeed enables you to push your RSS feeds to Twitter and many other services. You can set up in less than two minutes and join the more than 2,000 people that sign up for Twitterfeed every day.
Surf the web and post to Twitter! Integrated with Bit.ly, Ping.fm, Delicious. Shorten URLs, auto capture title & selected text, and include special symbols. Formerly known as BigTweet.
Check out who had the most followers, increase your followers and track your stats.
Blippy is a fun and easy way to see and discuss the things people are buying.
Posty simplifies your microblogging. All you have to do is write the message and click a button. Posty, an award winning application, will automatically deliver your message to the services you select.
Twhirl is a social software desktop client, based on the Adobe AIR platform. It runs on both Windows (2000/XP/Vista/Win7) and Mac OSX.