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Writing My Twitter Etiquette Article: 14 Ways to Use Twitter Politely by Margaret Mason

You can almost feel the yearning. What are you doing? The ache is palpable. Now, you already have a phone, an email account, a blog—but what about the moments too small to blog? (Snacking on pretzels.) Bless you, Twitter. Technically, this isn’t an article about the things Twitter does, it’s an article about the ways in which you can accidentally annoy people with Twitter.

People use Twitter to do and say any number of things. With the usual exceptions, people on Twitter tend to fall into two main camps. These groups don’t necessarily get along. Now, say you want to figure out who’s who, so you’ll know how to best engage with the people who read your posts. Well, responders usually follow the people who follow them—excepting spoof or spam accounts. On the other hand, broadcasters often follow fewer people than follow them, sometimes far fewer. When you talk too much for Twitter. Top 10 Ways To Get Re-Tweeted. Living the Balanced Life. If you're new here, be sure to subscribe so you receive notification of new posts!

Living the Balanced Life

(form to the right --->) Thanks for visiting! When I first was presented with the concept of Twitter, I SO did not get it. It seemed stupid and superficial, and I could not figure out how to converse with people. When I began my first blog last May, I was encouraged to be on twitter to help promote my blog and gain readership. It was still difficult, but I gave it a shot. It took time to gain some ground, and I finally began to see some results. One person who helped me greatly is Scott Stratten, known as @unmarketing on twitter. Another helpful resource, not only for blogging at Problogger, but over at Twitips as well, is Darren Rowse. For Twitter chats - "I had been using Storify for other things, mainly trends and breaking news in Chicago," Reilley said in a phone interview.

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"Then I started using it to teach my students to curate stories. " "Around the same time we were launching the SPJ chats, Storify was in Alpha," he said. "We started archiving the chats because people can't make it every week. There's a high demand for a precise archive that gets to the gist of each chat quickly. " But in the beginning, it was rough. How To Become A Twitter Rockstar - Sort Of. I am pleased to be here writing my first ‘official’ ProspectMX blog post on a subject that I truly love – Twitter!

If you’re not quite sure what I’m talking about, maybe we should start with a brief explanation. Twitter is a ‘Micro-Blogging’ / Social Media, kinda thing. 12 Tips to Engage People on Twitter. 9 Benefits of Twitter for Bloggers. All Links 20 Characters Or More Are Now Being Shortened With Twitter’s “” Like

All Links 20 Characters Or More Are Now Being Shortened With Twitter’s “”

Unfortunately, it might be going the way of Twitpic and the dinosaurs soon, if Twitter has anything to do with it. Today officially marks the day that all links on Twitter which are greater than or equal to 20 characters will be automatically shortened using, Twitter’s own URL shortener. And by automatic, we do mean automatic – you don’t have a say in this whatsoever. If you’ve noticed your Twitter timeline filling up with links over the weekend, you’re not alone. Twitter began rolling out this new feature a few days ago, with all users having access to it Monday. The change basically means that all links greater than or equal to 20 characters will be wrapped in “”. “Beginning August 15th, when a user tweets or sends a direct message containing a URL 20 characters long or greater (the length of URLs wrapped with, the URL will automatically be converted to a link.

Most URL shortners out there, including, are at least 20 characters. Google+: everything you need to know. Google has announced a new project, Google+.

Google+: everything you need to know

And it's a big one. If you're confused about what it is and how it might fit into you life, read on to find out more, plus we've got full details on the services, when you can sign up and what it means for Facebook, Twitter and more. What is Google+? At a basic level, Google+ (or Google Plus) is an attempt by Google to reinvent the social network on mobile and one the web. Google+ is based completely around the concept of sharing – not just links and photos, but also to get interesting info sent to you as well as participating in video chats. You can check out TechRadar's first look video of Google+ right here: "Google+ is a project that aims to make sharing on the web more like sharing in the real world: you share different things with different people," says Google's Vic Gundotra. Following Does Not Equal Attention. I asked people via Twitter: “Does following=attention? If someone follows you,do you think they’re paying attention to you?”

Some responses: Some more: And yet, lots and lots of people got upset when they learned that I’m no longer following them on Twitter. PodCamp Cincinnati - Social media - Blogging- Eventbrite. Invalid quantity.

PodCamp Cincinnati - Social media - Blogging- Eventbrite

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Facebook Timeline And 10 Reasons I’m Dumping It For Twitter

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