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Getting Started With Twitter (so THAT’S what I’m supposed to do with this thing) Keith EngwallAssistant Professor, Web & Emerging Technologies Librarian Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine email@example.com @librariandad
AUTHOR’S NAME AUTHOR’S USERNAME TWITTER HANDLE WHEN POSTED TOPIC WHOM KEYWORD HASHTAG MENTION TWEET IS (abbreviation) TO/ABOUT 140CHARACTERS OR LESS SHARED BY POST TWEET: SHARE THIS REPLY TO RETWEET FAVORITE RETWEETED BY (you subscribe “@nygenome (with people “LIKE” / SAVE THIS TWEET THIS TWEET THIS TWEET to their feed) @EricTopol…” who follow you)
Twitter Glossary• FOLLOW: subscribe• TWEET: 140 character message• USERNAME (@librariandad): twitter handle• RETWEET: share tweet• HASHTAG (“#hcsm”): keyword (abbreviated subject)• MENTION (“…@librariandad…”): whom tweet is to/about…• REPLY (“@librariandad…”): tweet back “to” someone…• FAVORITE ( ): like / save tweethttps://support.twitter.com/articles/166337-the-twitter-glossary#
Twitter TipsWhen you see a tweet of interest…• Click on the author to find more about them• Click on users “mentioned” in tweet• Click on hashtags to find related tweets• Retweet• Favorite• Reply
Twitter Tips• Search for people to follow by interest keywords• Don’t follow people just because they’re friends• Create separate Twitter accounts for different purposes• One Twitter account per e-mail address• Gmail: firstname.lastname@example.org -> email@example.com
Twitter Tips• Try the official Twitter app first• Test only one app at a time• Pay attention to the setup steps• Check your Twitter account for a while after using a new app• Revoke access to any app you decide not to use