Since Twitter's inception, it's been looked down upon as a place for self-centered technophiles to share the mundane details of their lives. We at Lifehacker know better than that, though—here are our favorite ways to turn Twitter into a useful tool, without becoming one yourself. Top 10 Uses for Twitter (That Aren't Self-Indulgent)
Use Twitter #Hashtags to Amplify Your Learning! Today, I don't spend much learning time following people or particular lists on Twitter, but I do spend time following, reflecting and interacting with relevant learning hashtag conversations (streams) taking place around the world. If you are confused about what Twitter hashtags are , you have come to the right place to understand the power and possibilities that these learning conversations can do to amplify your learning!
Academic Excellence in 140 Characters
eLearn: Feature Article - The Effects of Twitter in an Online Learning Environment
#Edchat What is #edchat? To answer this question, view the video below, produced by Shelly Terrell ( @shellterrell ), and also visit her blog posts on the subject: What is #Edchat and #Edchat: Join the Conversation .