Validate your problems, startup ideas to create products which people want Find your customers by the problem you are solving for them. Wed, 29 Mar 2023 23:55:00 +0000 Following Twitter Threads #socialmedia #twitter <div>Twitter threads are a way to write long form content on the micro blogging website, It's often used by the entrepreneurial community and yet there's no straightforward mechanism to follow Twitter threads.</div><div><br></div><div>There are some Twitter threads which have been running for years, I myself post to my threads running for months for the products I build in public and there needs to be a way for those who'd like to be intimated about a new tweet to the thread. Twitter was supposedly <a href="">testing such a feature in 2019</a> and it never saw day light as of writing this, Even in for the premium Twitter Blue subscribers; Which is funny as the ability to 'Mute a conversation' has been there for a long time.<br></div><div><br></div><div>Do you need a tool to follow Twitter threads?<br></div> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/407-following-twitter-threads-socialmedia-twitter 407 Mon, 29 Aug 2022 14:24:00 +0000 Sync Twitter follows on Mastodon #socialmedia #fediverse <div>There has been an <a href="">exodus</a> of Twitter users to Mastodon instances like <a href=""></a> .</div><div><br></div><div>They have to manually find the Twitter users they were following to follow them on Mastodon, This is tiresome if one was&nbsp; following hundreds or thousands of users on Twitter.<br></div><div><br></div><div>There is a need-gap for an automated tool which can sync the Twitter follows to Mastodon if the users whom we follow have an account in a Mastodon instance.<br></div><div><br></div> 1 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/416-sync-twitter-follows-on-mastodon-socialmedia-fediverse 416 Mon, 21 Nov 2022 13:13:00 +0000 Increasing engagement with our Twitter followers #socialmedia #engagement <div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0">Most of our time on Twitter is spent either rage dumping or doom scrolling. Much of it I think stems from the fact that we're forced to engage with random people on Twitter.</div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0"><br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0"><b>We can have a fruitful experience on Twitter, If we can engage people with common interests.</b><br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0"><br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0">Fortunately, Twitter already does offer a way to find people with common interests - <b>Our followers</b>; <i>But it doesn't offer a way to find the common interest with our followers</i>.<br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0"><br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0">If we could identify the common interest with our Twitter followers, We can build a meaningful relationship.<br></div><div><span class="css-901oao css-16my406 r-poiln3 r-bcqeeo r-qvutc0"></div> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/400-increasing-engagement-with-our-twitter-followers-socialmedia-engagement 400 Mon, 04 Jul 2022 13:56:00 +0000 Social media handles of companies #socialmedia #webscrapping <div>I would like to tag the companies I tweet or post about, But have to search for the company's Twitter (or) Facebook handle manually each time and If don't find them on the platform, I have to visit their website to find them.<br></div><div><br></div><div>It would be easier if I am able to get the social media handles of the companies I'm tweeting about automatically.<br></div> 1 points posted by Jonas /problems/405-social-media-handles-of-companies-socialmedia-webscrapping 405 Mon, 25 Jul 2022 12:40:00 +0000 Small social bits like memes aren't interactive #photo #socialmedia <h2>Missing a simple way to create small interactive experiences</h2>The range of small content creation on mobile encompasses single photos, customising gifs and composing entire movies. There are no options for users who want to make interactive experiences. <h2>Workarounds</h2><div>Two common ways for users to create an interactive experience are building a website or a game. There are a few website builders that run on mobile (eg: <a href="">Universe</a>) but these are still deployed via web, not providing content you can deliver directly.</div> <h2>Historical Technology</h2><div>Two generations of technology have allowed end users to easily create experiences. These pre-date the rise of mobile devices. Both created a document which could be played on a commonly-available runtime. The Hypercard environment was bundled with Mac computers for several years (pre-Web).</div><div> <ol> <li><a href="">Flash</a></li> <li><a href="">Hypercard</a></li> </ol></div> 3 points posted by andydentperth /problems/349-small-social-bits-like-memes-arent-interactive-photo-socialmedia 349 Fri, 14 Jan 2022 22:02:00 +0000 Add Twitter followers to a Twitter list #socialmedia #feed <div>I don't follow all my Twitter followers, But I would like to know what they are up to by adding my Twitter followers to a list and follow the list instead.</div><div><br></div><div>I couldn't find an automated solution to achieve this, Only manual methods. An automated mechanism can also help in updating the list when I gain/loose followers.<br></div> 4 points posted by Whitney /problems/231-add-twitter-followers-to-a-twitter-list-socialmedia-feed 231 Tue, 25 May 2021 16:26:00 +0000 Personalized avatar stickers without text #profile #socialmedia <div>I like to keep avatars as picture for social media but I don't use iPhone or Samsung phone for those fancy memojis and have to settle in for using Bitmoji app. But Bitmoji avatar stickers come with text and so I want to create avatars without the text.</div><div><br></div><div>Is there an app which can help me create memoji like avatars but without text on a non Samsung android phone?<br></div> 3 points posted by Pierr /problems/262-personalized-avatar-stickers-without-text-profile-socialmedia 262 Sat, 03 Jul 2021 16:19:00 +0000 Reduce negative\toxic replies on twitter #socialmedia #moderation I've noticed that folks with many Twitter followers experience a lot of&nbsp;spam, troll or toxic replies. Recently Pieter Levels <a href="">shared his script</a>&nbsp;to mute and make unfollow some of his followers by keywords in their bio and other criteria. This is his way to mitigate this issue. I am considering remaking this as a product and wondering whether more people have this problem and would find such solution valuable. 3 points posted by becausecurious /problems/235-reduce-negativetoxic-replies-on-twitter-socialmedia-moderation 235 Sun, 30 May 2021 09:40:00 +0000 Twitter alerts like Google alerts #socialmedia #alerts I want to get an alert when a particular Twitter handle mentions a keyword, Just like how Google alerts can alert us when the keyword pops up in the search result.<br><br>Currently we can search a Twitter account retrospectively using a keyword using '@handle [keyword]' but I want a real-time alert service for Twitter based on keywords.<br> 3 points posted by Apsara /problems/228-twitter-alerts-like-google-alerts-socialmedia-alerts 228 Mon, 17 May 2021 13:48:00 +0000 Tag and group Twitter direct messages #socialmedia #chat <div>I chat with lot of people through Twitter's direct messaging and the ability to categorize the chat with different labels would be immensely helpful to organize my chats.</div><div><br></div><div>Is there a 3rd party Twitter app which does this? Would you like to have a feature where you can tag and group Twitter direct messages?<br></div> 3 points posted by Tracy Devin /problems/219-tag-and-group-twitter-direct-messages-socialmedia-chat 219 Fri, 16 Apr 2021 06:11:00 +0000 Why something is trending on the social networks #socialmedia #information I'm not constantly hooked to social networks, but when I do occasionally use it; I find some topic trending but unable to find the reason until I put some reasonable amount of time in searching for it.<div><br></div><div>I think there is a need gap for a service which shows what is trending, where and why is it trending as well in one single place. Please let me know if there is any such service already.</div> 5 points posted by Shabeer Ahmed /problems/18-why-something-is-trending-on-the-social-networks-socialmedia-information 18 Mon, 02 Sep 2019 07:13:00 +0000 Dynamic Open Graph images based on screenshot #socialmedia #automation I run mostly text based websites nowadays, but for each post I have to create a featured image manually for it to look good when shared on social media.<br><br>For user generated content I currently create an <a href="">og:image procedurally</a> with title text,&nbsp; But for manually typed content say like <a href="">my curated list of startup tools</a> which has new content regularly I have to take a screenshot along with older content and So I'm looking for a service which helps me take screenshots of specific elements and saves me the time of building one myself.<br> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/214-dynamic-open-graph-images-based-on-screenshot-socialmedia-automation 214 Wed, 07 Apr 2021 06:38:00 +0000 A/B test social media posts without posting #socialmedia #testing Everyone prefers to get more likes and shares for their social media posts but none more so than social media managers as we are paid to ensure that. But as the algorithms, people's preferences keep changing it's hard even for experienced social media managers to come up with best social media copy.<div><br></div><div>There are tools which provides analytics to do<a href=""> A/B testing on social media</a>&nbsp;but all of them require the post/tweet to be published and are time consuming.</div><div><br></div><div>If there is a tool/service which allows A/B testing of social media posts without publishing by using historical and current data then it can make lives of social media managers easy.</div> 3 points posted by Ezekiel /problems/174-b-test-social-media-posts-without-posting-socialmedia-testing 174 Wed, 02 Dec 2020 12:55:00 +0000 Analysis of social media posts of anyone #socialmedia #analytics I work as a freelance social media manager, as part of my work I have to analyse the performance of the social media posts of my clients and their competitors.<div><br></div><div>Twitter &amp; Facebook themselves offer some form of analytics; Twitter offers for all profiles and Facebook offers it for Business pages, obviously they are limited to the user profile. Social media posting tools such as Hootsuite, Buffer offer insights for those posts posted via their platforms.</div><div><br></div><div>But, I need insights for the tweets and posts of others. Like their top performing tweets/posts, segmented categories, timings, gain/loss of followers according to their tweet/post, tweet/post sentiment, media categories etc.</div><div><br></div><div>I assume this kind of insights is possible from the public data as there are some tools like <a href=""></a>&nbsp;which gives deep insights about twitter followers and <a href=""></a>&nbsp;which gives insights about public tweets although is limited to 100.</div><div><br></div><div>I think if this need gap is fulfilled, the product could be indispensable for social media analysts.</div> 3 points posted by Yogesh Basu /problems/110-analysis-of-social-media-posts-of-anyone-socialmedia-analytics 110 Wed, 15 Apr 2020 16:36:00 +0000 Social media for uncompressed photos and videos #socialmedia #photo MKBHD a smartphone YouTuber recently published the annual <a href="">The Blind Camera Test</a>&nbsp;and as usual an unexpected contender wins the test like previous years. It largely comes down to image compression by the social media platforms.<br><br>I was wondering when many including myself are spending lot of money in buying a smartphone for its camera to post good quality photographs to social media, social media platform's compression defeats that purpose.<div><br></div><div>I understand that compression reduces Internet data consumption, but high speed Internet with unlimited data caps is not an issue where I live and others who are in similar circumstance might prefer a social media where photos and videos are not compressed.</div> 1 points posted by Bakshara /problems/176-social-media-for-uncompressed-photos-and-videos-socialmedia-photo 176 Mon, 07 Dec 2020 13:25:00 +0000