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Social Media Tracking


A real-time hashtag tracker for Twitter, Instagram and Facebook


Track URL shares, likes, tweets, and more

Social Mention

Social media search and analysis platform that aggregates user-generated content across the web into a single feed


Twitter specific search engine that provides real-time monitoring of topics of your choosing 


Use these resources to track trends in social media and other related news.

Social Media Search Engines

Citing Social Media

Easy Bib (MLA)

MLA guidelines regarding how to cite blogs, tweets, youtube, and email.

The Purdue OWL: Citation Chart (MLA, APA, CMS)

Comprehensive citation chart in MLA, APA, and CMS that covers formatting for all citations, including social media and other virtual resources.

A quick, easy, and free citation generator that converts Tweets into, properly formatted MLA and APA, citations. Paste a link to the Tweet you want to cite in the field below, click 'Go', and you're on your way!

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