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awe.sm and Unified join forces

Today, we are excited to formally announce that awe.sm has been acquired by Unified. At awe.sm we are motivated by the conviction that the power of sharing and social media is incredibly valuable — more valuable than it generally gets … Continue reading

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Create QR codes with awe.sm

Starting today, it’s easier to track the performance of mobile marketing right alongside your other marketing channels. Use awe.sm to create unique QR codes, and measure how many site visitors come to your site from scanning mobile ads in the … Continue reading

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A tweet with a full link

URL shorteners are dead. Long live URL shorteners!

Last week, 364 days after first announcing their t.co link wrapping service, Twitter started rolling out automatic URL shortening on Twitter.com. URL shorteners existed long before Twitter and will continue to exist, but this move by Twitter means the need … Continue reading

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awe.sm @ #sxsw

Along with apparently everyone else in startupland, awe.sm’s two Jonathans (middle and second-from right above) will be descending on Austin this weekend to mingle with the social media elite at SXSW Interactive. If you’re there and want to learn more … Continue reading

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Tweet Button with Shortening for WordPress

On Thursday, Twitter released their ‘official’ tweet button. By default, it uses Twitter’s t.co URL shortening, which means it will display an excerpt of the full link in the tweet. But some folks, like our awe.sm customers (yes, I mean … Continue reading

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Find us IRL this week

It’s a busy week of conferencing for us here at Snowball HQ. The new guy (more on that soon), Jeremiah (@jeremiahlee) and I (@jhstrauss) will be at Chirp all week, starting with the Prechirp party we’re co-sponsoring that’s happening *right … Continue reading

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awe.sm + Tweetie 2 = Crazy Delicious!

We hear those new-fangled iPhone thingies are pretty cool and a lot of the kids today are using them for the Twitter with an app called Tweetie 2. Since the nice folks over at atebits were kind enough to add … Continue reading

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The Facebook Sharecount Button

We hadn’t really planned to announce this yet, but the cat is now out of the bag. A few weeks back I decided to build a button for my blog that would give me the same functionality of ‘retweet’ buttons, … Continue reading

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An update on the awe.sm beta

First of all, thanks so much to everyone who has expressed interest in joining the awe.sm private beta, especially those of you who have taken the time to complete our survey. We’ve frankly been overwhelmed by the response and sincerely … Continue reading

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Testing the new Twitter Publisher WP Plugin

WP plugin developer Timan Rebel just launched a new WP plugin called Twitter Publisher, which is a great way to automatically tweet new blog posts when they are published. Twitter Publisher supports both bit.ly and awe.sm to shorten the links … Continue reading

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