How to, twitter

Using twitter? Then you’d better understand the twitter list.

There is a new currency in town and its called a Twitter list. [twitter-list-200x150] If you want to win followers and influence tweeters than you’d better understand the impact a twitter list is going have on the twittering ecosystem.

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Bit.ly takes over Digg in identifying hot news

TechCrunch writes about Bit.ly overtaking Digg.  Great reading. Bit.ly is a URL shortener used for twitter.   As you are likely aware, twitter only takes 140 characters so shortening URLs is used quite often in twitter. Digg on the other hand, is a very web 2.0ish news service where by the readers rank the popularity and… Continue reading Bit.ly takes over Digg in identifying hot news

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Twitter 101 – twitter defined and explained in plain english

Need to understand twitter?  How to use it, grow it, what the key features are?   I don't know how basic to go in my upcoming course for Tcet, so I'll briefly address the twitter questions my mother recently asked me.  "What is twitter?"  "What's the big deal about it?"  "How can you get value from… Continue reading Twitter 101 – twitter defined and explained in plain english

Forrester, twitter

Horray! Forrester Research is following my tweets!

Okay - now its confirmed that I'm a nerd.     I feel so excited that Forrester is following my tweets - which is mostly made up of my blog post headers & links   AND - they are following my tweets before I am following theirs - so in twitter fashion, I am invited to follow them. tee… Continue reading Horray! Forrester Research is following my tweets!