15th June 2009 – VB Social Media Banking News #21: For TechCrunch Twitter = Traffic, Facebook Usernames are Live, Senior Managers on Twitter

Please find below my daily selection of tweets and posts on social media in banking and financial services from the twitterati and the bloggers I am following.

I invite you to check the other tweets which didn’t make my post today. I flagged them as favorites on @Visible_Banking.

Via Twitter
charispalmer Checking out the latest Oz P2P lender Lending Hub 3 yr personal loans from $2k to $25k

TechCrunch For TechCrunch, Twitter = Traffic (A Statistical Breakdown) by @erickschonfeld

gerdschenkel Free groovy @ubank 1Gig USB 4 the 600th Fan on our #facebook page (email 2 claim)

mashable In case you missed it: “Facebook Usernames are LIVE: 200,000 Usernames in 3 Minutes” –

jowyang Many of the top social media blogs publish posts in order to get the earliest time stamp –they then edit the post after it publishes

gerdschenkel We’re looking to hire an online content publisher @ubank. Pls apply Att. Gerd #job

CEO_INGDIRECT RT @mashable 5 Habits of Successful Executives on Twitter –

CUTweetTrack Coming soon…leveraging the power of “crowdsourcing”… a very special “private” community site from @CUTweetTrack. Stay tuned!

Via Blogs
F@st Company – The Twitter About Twitter
ZDNet Australia – A manager’s guide to social media

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Written by Christophe Langlois

Based in London for almost a decade, Christophe is an entertaining fintech marketing keynote speaker and a trusted advisor to the global financial services industry on the topics of digital marketing, innovation and B2B social media.

Christophe has contributed to over 140 events in 18 countries.

Currently, Christophe is advising a number of fintech startups on marketing and growth hacking and he is the Chief Marketing Officer of The Fintech Power 50, an exclusive annual programme helping fintech scale-ups to accelerate their growth globally.

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