Twitter – A Social Network Built on Microblogging

It’s doubtful that you haven’t heard of it, especially if you’re at all connected online — as most of us are. Or, maybe you’ve heard of it, but aren’t quite sure what it is or if you should even care. In any case, a short tutorial on Twitter will familiarize you with the basics.

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Published on 29/06/2011

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Micro-Blogging on Twitter

There’s a hot new trend going on right now and it’s called micro-blogging. So what’s a micro-blog? And moreover, what’s Twitter? Twitter is a micro-blogger platform that allows users to create entries that are only 140 characters in length. These entries are referred to as “tweets.”

Originally designed to keep friends and family up to date on what you’re doing, Twitter can also be a great place to share your latest book project, promotional ideas as well as interacting with fellow tweets (folks who twitter) and writers. And yes, you can have a blog and a Twitter page. I have both but I feed my blog into my Twitter site so that my Twitter page gets updated each time I add new content to my blog. There’s an easy application to add your blog feed to Twitter, it takes just minutes to do. Head on over to: Twitterfeed.

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Published on 07/12/2009

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