Library School and It’s not just for Ashton Kutcher and Justin Bieber…. Nicole Fonsh – LIS 408 – Fall 2010
All I Ever Needed to Know About Twitter? Creating an Account The ABCs of tweeting Following Hashtag Searching Organization Library Conferences Job Searching
Creating an Account User Name – Twitter Handle Private vs Public Automatically is public Go to settings to: Profile Picture/Image
Tweet? 140 characters Like a short blog Mentions Retweets Searches Lists
Now what? Follow Who? Follow What? Find people/groups/places to follow Librarians - @MerryLibrarian1, @librarianchat, @jessamyn, @LibrarianRy, @libraryfuture, @Nancy_Pearl Libraries - @brklib, @BPLBoston, @nypl Library Schools - @simmonsgslis, @GSLIScast, @SimmonsALASC, @SLASimmons Library School Students - #libraryschool BUT HOW DO I FIND ALL OF THEM?? The amazing world of hashtags
Now that I follow, how do I organize? Make a list Different Twitter Applications TweetDeck, Echofon, TweetMeme, etc.