The Twitter Retweet to Tweet Ratio for Business is >=3:1

twitter iconIf you’re using Twitter for business, I’d recommend your Twitter ratio of shared tweets/retweets to your own tweets should be at least 3:1.

That is:

You should tweet about, retweet, or promote other people’s content, ideas, and messages at least three times as often as you tweet about your own content, ideas, & messages.

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IT Jungle: Restoring IBM i Passwords & Private Authorities When Using RSTUSRPRF

0-IT Jungle LogoIT Jungle just posted my latest article on restoring IBM i passwords & private authorities when using the IBM i Restore User Profile command (RSTUSRPRF). Continue reading

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Use an @ to Create Profile Links in LinkedIn Shares

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LinkedIn Tip: Use the ’@’ sign if you want to create profile links in LinkedIn shares

 

 

How it works

In a recent LI share, I included a link to my colleague Dan Burger’s LinkedIn profile by typing the share this way.

IBM i news from @Dan Burger at IT Jungle: Fresche Legacy acquires looksoftware. http://lnkd.in/brZ66qu

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IT Jungle: Importing IBM i Spooled Files into Excel

0-IT Jungle LogoIT Jungle just posted my latest article on importing IBM i spooled files into Excel 2010. Continue reading

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Finding Your LinkedIn Connections Company Activity

linked in pen pictureUse this URL if you only want to view your LinkedIn connections company activity (which connections are now following which companies). It’s a handy way to get current on who’s following who in your LinkedIn universe and to see which companies your connections are interested in.

https://www.linkedin.com/nhome/#orderBy=Time&typeFilter=COMPANY

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IT Jungle: Automatically Re-Enabling Disabled NetServer Profiles

0-IT Jungle LogoIT Jungle just posted my latest tip on automatically detecting and re-enabling disabled i5/OS NetServer user profiles on an IBM i partition.

In this tip, I put together a quick step-by-step procedure for using IBM’s Netserver APIs alongside third-party messaging software, to re-enable disabled NetServer profiles without having to bring in an IBM i administrator.

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When IBM i RGZPFM Doesn’t Want To Rebuild Access Paths

0-IT Jungle LogoIT Jungle just posted my latest article on problems with running the IBM i Reorganize Physical File command (RGZPFM) over an active IBM i file.

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