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Top 5 Twitter Related Trends to Watch
Twitter may be a toddler in terms of age, but when it comes to purpose the microblogging site has managed to become the most useful utility for keeping up with news and hot topics as they happen. Twitter is coming of age right before our eyes, and more and more people outside the immediate web/tech bubble are starting to respect the platform as more than just a flash in the pan. As such, we think it's important to zoom out from the actual status updates and start looking at some of the larger trends surfacing around Twitter. In this post we'll examine how Twitter has changed the nature of search and created demand for real-time search engines. We'll also explore why Verified Accounts matter, how savvy marketers are engineering Twitter trends, the nature of sponsored tweets and what's to come, and the relevance of Twitter chat in third-party applications. 1. By now, many of us have come to appreciate the importance of real-time search. This trend brings up two very important questions.