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Experience the best of TipTop Search with Twitter

TipTop_Logo Using TipTop Search while logged into your Join twitter twitter account gives you the best real-time search and social networking experience available. Having a twitter ID allows you complete access to the twitter micro-blogging publishing and communication platform. Its easy to sign up for a twitter account by clicking the image here.  

You can then use TipTop Search without having learn all the twitiquette like finding the right people to follow, getting followed by the wrong people, following tired tweetless tweeps, dealing with spam, building twitter lists, and wading through the information overload of tweets. Familiarizing yourself with TipTop's advanced semantic search results, filtering tools and Web content extraction features you will be able to get the most out of real-time information publishing and dynamic social networksTiptop twitter Using TipTop's communication tools like Re-Tip, Retweet, Reply, and Sharing  you can express yourself and share content easily on twitter. Think of TipTop as the best platform for getting what you need, when you need it while choosing who and how to engage with others. TwitTipTop We encourage you to experiment for yourself to get the best experience and results with TipTop and twitter working in concert. Have fun, like entering your twitter ID as search in TipTop, like TwitTipTop

TipTop's recently redesigned search results pages integrate tweets, social networking, communication features, related web links and semantic analysis with real-rime search. Join twitter and use TipTop Search to help get what you need.

Enjoy and have a great weekend!

Greg Martin & the TipTop Team


Posted by on November 12, 2009 in Uncategorized


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TipTop Search Gets a New Real-Time Look (Please Re-Tip or ReTweet:)

TipTop Logo Woohoo! New and improved TipTop search results are ready for you! As the impostors take off their Halloween costumes and reveal their true nature, TipTop Search is helping to fashion the upcoming holidays. Make sure you come to to try out TipTop's new search interface, where the same high quality semantic search results are displayed in an easier layout with better functionality. Below is a glimpse of TipTop's true power revealed for you to discover with each and every search you create.

  • Real-time search functionality: The Search TimelineSearchTimeline
    was introduced to enable users to view the search results set over time, that is "Days earlier", "Just Prior", "Current", and "Latest". Current is the default setting after the search results are displayed. Latest, will blink in red when a user should move the button to see the most recent results. Current and Just Prior allow users to go back in time, the period of which is dependent on the availability of matching tweets.

  • Sentiment-based search result sets: Messages or tweets are analyzed and displayed as pro, con or neutral messages grouped into three scrollable modules called Tips, piTs & Remaining Messages. All the existing social search message features and tools are still working great in this new interface. Try and Re-Tip a message for yourself (it is so much cooler than Retweeting:) or read TipTop Search FAQs for more details.
  • Mobile phone features and tools: The new TipTop search user interface is more compatible with smart phones, so basic site functionality is now available. Also, make sure you try out TipTop via SMS, a quick way to get Related Content Module TipTop's sentiment-based search results through your cell phone. Just dial DOTCOM and enter feeltiptop "search term" get real-time results. See TipTop FAQs for more details.
  • Related Content: This module highlights additional contextually relevant content analyzed by TipTop, to extract deeper value from the search results sets through sentiment and trend analysis, links to related content on the Web, and advanced search options. Current Related Content features the Search Timeline, the Tip piT Sentiment Pie Chart, On the Web links, and advanced search options. Also, if you are interested in adding related content to your website or blog, TipTop Widgets are available in three flavors, just click EmbedWidget to customize.

  • Search functionality: Search filters To get a feel for different ways to search TipTop,  check out the "Pick one, Pick Another" cool searches option under the search box. Users can also Filter Results by concepts within the search results set and by categories associated with the search term. Advanced Search operators will also kick in after a user has chosen to "Filter
    Results by" and will be included in
    TipTop's next update this week. Check out TipTop's FAQs for more details.

Have a TipTop week and please send us your feedback or add a comment below!

Greg Martin & the TipTop Team


Posted by on November 12, 2009 in Uncategorized


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Semantics of TipTop Search


The connotation around TipTop Search is simply that helps you find the best advice, opinions, and answers as well as
people to engage and share experiences with. With TipTop Search you get easy access to relevant people, timely tips, and useful tools to communicate information.

Below we highlight five features to familiarize you with TipTop Search:

1. Random Search "I feel lucky!": Click for an example of Sample Searches entered on TipTop. For more information, read our FAQs.

2. People Search: Enter "to:" or "from:" followed by a person's twitter ID or celebrity name to get messages to:Alyssa_Milano, from:Alyssa_Milano or about Alyssa Milano.

3. Advanced Filtering Techniques: Using proprietary techniques to remove duplicate tweet content & marketing spam postings. For more information, read our FAQs.


4. Semantic Content Analysis: TipTop searches messages on Twitter
and reads what is being said about the query. It pulls out the most
interesting, useful and unique messages that match the search term, and
separates them from the less useful ones.

Tweet or message sentiment analysis is displayed as Tips & piTs results and concepts and topics are extracted from tweets and displayed to "Filter by" in the search results sets.                                                                                               

5. Social Search Results:

Displaying the best tweets from relevant people to enable information gathering, content sharing and topical conversations. Click the image for examples.

Enjoy and have a TipTop week!

Greg Martin & the TipTop Team


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TipTop Celebrities, Searching for Inspiration


TipTop Search is located at for a reason, we take this address to heart in what TipTop is all about. The TipTop team takes pride in providing the best real time social search results with an evolving innovative user interface. We find inspiration everyday through the search results which highlight diverse perspectives on people, news and events through grouping messages posted on Twitter into Tips and piTs. We hope TipTop Search helps and inspires you to get involved and interact with the things and people you are passionate about, just like the celebrities featured below, who use their public profiles in positive ways. TipTop Search offers a number of ways to get the most out of online personalities, the sentiment around them. and the things they are passionate about.


1. TipTop Widgets allow users to follow what Deepak Chopra is posting on Twitter,

read conversations others are having with him, and view what web content people are posting about him. To add a search widget to your website or blog from TipTop Search results look for


click, customize, and embed the code on your site.

2. Follow conversations from:1CApplegate "Those in different time zones watch @theellenshow today. I will be talking more about Lee Denim Day and Right Action for Women. #endcancer."

Follow topics and get the latest information and support causes like Right Action for Women which is being propelled by cancer survivor Christina Applegate.

3. Re-Tip tips and inspiration from progressive celebrities like Alyssa Milano. Click

Re-Tipto share the tweet, "Pls check out the inspiring work @EdwardNorton is doing 2 raise support 4 Maasai Wilderness Conservation Trust:"

ReTip_MilanoOr Retweet, "RT @Alyssa_MilanoThis is worth 5 min of your time. RT @BillCosby Watch the MSNBC special 'About Our Children' here:" (via"

4. Not surprisingly there is a lot of cross pollination between the twittersphere and television, especially with the likes of the Ellen Show, where she tweeted about Beyonce's beautiful moment on stage and you could read the buzz and get the best links via TipTop's search results.

5. Gauging sentiment and compiling responses to campaigns by looking at the percentage of Tips and piTs, trends and the results themselves offers lots of rich data. For example, Lucy Liu, was recently honored by UNICEF for her work with children and coincidentally just posted a message calling out for help to stop "Child Trafficking" by posting this article and this picture to make a difference.

6. The viral power social search and celebrity status was made very apparent as soon as Ashton Kucher posted his "violin kid video" and how that was Retweeted around, "RT @sarah_ross: hey @aplusk check this out . . . Young-violinist-finds-online-fame-thanks-to YOU =", captured by TipTop search results via the Ellen Show!

We at TipTop hope you are enjoying the show online and off, check out our TipTop Celebrity Channel, and use tiptop everyday!

Send @twitTipTop a message how you have been inspired while using TipTop Search.

Greg Martin & the TipTop Team

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Posted by on September 26, 2009 in twitter celebrities, Web/Tech


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TipTop, Social Search & Celebration

Folks are on the move this weekend. Some peeps are going hiking in Santa Cruz’s Big Basin State Park, some families are driving down to the Florida’s Bonita Springs, some folks are off to Japan to be with the Tokyo Gundam, and others are just celebrating American independence in their own way. Here at TipTop we are feeling groovy and and are excited to announce a few new features before this weekend’s celebrations.

  1. search_results_featuresMove the mouse cursor over “3T” to see the three most recent messages for your search.
  2. Click “No Filter” to return to the original Tip & Pit results for your search. Note: clicking the category tabs or the related terms will fine tune the results.
  3. When you click a related term, like “firework”, you are filtering results within the original search result set. To expand the results from your original search to include or exclude the related term “firework”, try clicking on the options linked below the Tips & Pits columns.
  4. TipTop is about social search, so click on the icons at the end of a message to View (V), Retweet (RT), or Reply (@) to the writer’s message. Currently you need to have be member of Twitter to interact with others.
  5. Know what you are clicking on! To view disguised links or URLs within the messages, click “E” to expand the link or “S” to shrink the link to the original short url.

We are constantly trying to improve your experience on TipTop, so please continue to send us feedback, share your TipTop search results with your Facebook and Twitter friends via the “fShare” and “tShare” links, and have a great weekend celebrating the freedom of choice.

Greg Martin & the TipTop Team

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Posted by on July 3, 2009 in Uncategorized


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TipTop Sustainability

The celebration of Earth Day this week, with all the media commercial and political buzz and branding, sparked consciousness of the here-today-gone-tomorrow herd mentality that has always gripped the social networking space as we say goodbye to Geocities and give a tweet to Twitter. In the world of technology how do you create Sustainable Style and keep Going Green while maintaining a Sustainable Living?

From our vantage point TipTop Technologies is well poised to take advantage of trends in the social media areana or optimise enterprise search needs wether applied to vertical or platform search and discovery product solutions. Keep your eye on the TipTop Blog, the TipTop Fan Page, @Twittiptop, and our Website for new product developments and launches over the next few weeks.

Have a great weekend,

The TipTop Team

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Posted by on April 24, 2009 in Uncategorized


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