The 5 most-useful social media tools this week

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There were a number of high-profile announcements this week, including news of the impending release of Twitter’s Web analytics tool, and the launch of, a tool that analyzes the social media performance of brands and organizations.

Here are five more tools and platforms worth taking a look at:

1. Bring the app experience to your desktop with
This useful site helps you create app-like shortcuts for your desktop. For example, you can add a Facebook app/icon to your primary toolbar giving you direct access to your content. You can even create your own here.

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