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Twitter Explained

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In this presentation I outline the Twitter service, how it helps you save time and keep up with a network of followers.

In this presentation I outline the Twitter service, how it helps you save time and keep up with a network of followers.

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  • 1. Why I like… slide school series
  • 2. contents what is Twitter? the problem the solution the network posting examples get started
  • 3. contents what is Twitter? Slide 4 the problem Slide 12 the solution Slide 15 the network Slide 25 posting examples Slide 32 get started Slide 46
  • 4. Are you showing me the bird? what is Twitter?
  • 5. Time for a history lesson
  • 6. Our communication tools are shrinking …
  • 7. Our communication tools are shrinking … Big Tome From books
  • 8. Our communication tools are shrinking … Big Tome pdf To lightweight documents
  • 9. Our communication tools are shrinking … Big Tome pdf My blog To blog posts
  • 10. Our communication tools are shrinking … Big Tome pdf My blog To text messaging
  • 11. Our communication tools are shrinking … Big Tome pdf My blog Welcome to the microblogging revolution
  • 12. I need more time! The problem
  • 13. Regular blogging takes a lot of time … Hmm…
  • 14. Regular blogging takes a lot of time … So isn’t efficient for quick updates My blog Hmm…
  • 15. I’ll Tweet it in a jiffy the solution
  • 16. Twitter = stripped down blogging My blog
  • 17. Twitter = stripped down blogging No titles My blog My blog
  • 18. Twitter = stripped down blogging No titles My blog No categories My blog
  • 19. Twitter = stripped down blogging No titles My blog No categories Tighter text My blog My blog
  • 20. Twitter = stripped down blogging My blog My blog My blog
  • 21. Each ‘Tweet’ or post has a maximum limit of 140 characters This is as much as you can say in a single Twitter post. 140 characters: that's it. You have to be frugal with your language and not waffle.
  • 22. Which makes it ideal for posting …
  • 23. Which makes it ideal for posting … by web
  • 24. Which makes it ideal for posting … by web or mobile
  • 25. I think I’m having friend issues the network
  • 26. your content Your homepage
  • 27. the content of friends you follow your content Your homepage
  • 28. Unlike other social networks like Facebook Those you follow
  • 29. Unlike other social networks like Facebook don’t have to follow you Those you follow (so it’s great for tracking industry specialists and celebrities)
  • 30. But is anyone using ?
  • 31. according to Google Trends , site traffic has mushroomed over the last year But is anyone using ?
  • 32. What kind of info works well? posting examples
  • 33. Status updates
  • 34. Status updates Eg: “rain may cometh, but it can’t spoil my mood”
  • 35. Interesting web pages greatsite.com
  • 36. Interesting web pages greatsite.com Check this out: http://greatsite.com
  • 37. Your blog posts My blog
  • 38. Your blog posts My blog (this process can be automated) Man bites cat. Read more… http://myblog.com/catbiting/
  • 39. Questions for your followers ?…
  • 40. Questions for your followers Eg: “anyone sick of Facebook, yet?” ?… !… !…
  • 41. Location updates
  • 42. Location updates Eg: “just arrived at the Siberian coal convention”
  • 43. Event coverage The best presentation in the world, ever Slide 98/430
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  • 44. Event coverage The best presentation in the world, ever Slide 98/430
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    Ask questions or post event updates Eg: “what subject would you like covered next?”
  • 45. Event coverage The best presentation in the world, ever Slide 98/430
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    Get feedback via mobile or web Eg: “talk about quantum physics!!”
  • 46. Sounds good! What do I do now? get started
  • 47. sign up at twitter.com
  • 48. sign up at twitter.com Hello, is there anybody out there… Enter your first message
  • 49. sign up at twitter.com Hello, is there anybody out there… Enter your first message search.twitter.com My interests Search Find people to follow
  • 50. Hook up your phone To send messages via SMS
  • 51. Hook up your phone Or receive updates
  • 52. Twitter has a great API (so there’s some great services out there…)
  • 53. Twitter has a great API Post from your browser (so there’s some great services out there…)
  • 54. Twitter has a great API Post from your browser (so there’s some great services out there…) Automatically update Twitter when you make blog posts
  • 55. Twitter has a great API Post from your browser (so there’s some great services out there…) Show updates on your website with a widget Automatically update Twitter when you make blog posts
  • 56. I love you, (find out more at http://cagedether.com/twitter/ ) slide school series

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