What is it?• TweetDeck is an app that brings moreflexibility and insight to power users.• TweetDeck is a social media dashboardapplication for management of Twitteraccounts.
What is it?• Like other Twitter applications it interfaceswith the Twitter API to allow users to sendand receive tweets and view profiles.• It was the most popular Twitter applicationwith a 23% market share as of June 2009,following only the official Twitter websitewith 45.7% share for posting new statusupdates.
More Info• Originally, as it is now, TweetDeck wasaimed towards the Twitter socialnetworking service. Over the years,Tweetdeck introduced support for othersocial networks, but has since removedthat support.
More Info• In 2012 TweetDeck reverted to onlysupporting Twitter and Facebook, endingsupport for LinkedIn,MySpace, and thenow defunct Google Buzz effective June2012.
Strengths• Free to use• Self explanatory and simple setup• The new TweetDeck displays eightcolumns by default• But you can easily delete a column byclicking on its heading and selectingDelete.• More customizable interface• Unlimited number of Twitter accounts
Weaknesses• Cant schedule Tweets with photos• Supports only one Facebook account• Very few user options• you cannot paste text into tweets you haveto type each one• No in-app reporting features• No access to lists
Social Media forBusiness Purposes• This specific tool I think would not really beuseful for business purposes. It had a lotof bad reviews from past businesses thathad used it and it does not seemconvenient.• It also would not seem to benefit thebusiness enough for the pros to outweighthe cons.