twitter 101 the jen beio center for kids who can’t tweet good and want to learn about other social media stuff, too
tweet, tweet. <ul><li>what is twitter? </li></ul><ul><li>why should I care? </li></ul><ul><li>what should I say? </li></ul><ul><li>what are brands saying? </li></ul><ul><li>how do I set this thing up? </li></ul><ul><li>now what? </li></ul>
wikipedia says: <ul><li>Twitter is a free social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to send and read other users' updates known as tweets. </li></ul><ul><li>Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters which are displayed on the user's profile page and delivered to other users who have subscribed to them (known as followers). </li></ul><ul><li>Users can send and receive tweets via the Twitter website, Short Message Service (SMS) or external applications. </li></ul>Courtesy of Wikipedia.org
no seriously , what is twitter? (P.S. this is why you should care)
Survey results courtesy of Michael Leis. Sample size 600.
platform archive digital communication en masse
twitter is a platform . it’s people talking via the internet.