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Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists

Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists



Slides from the WEGO Health webinar on "Twitter Power Tools for Health Activits" (July 9th, 2009): http://bit.ly/TwPwrTools

Slides from the WEGO Health webinar on "Twitter Power Tools for Health Activits" (July 9th, 2009): http://bit.ly/TwPwrTools



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Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists Presentation Transcript

  • Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists Presented by Shwen Gwee
 (@shwen) July 9th, 2009 Hosted by WEGO Health
  • Twitter – Basic Functions: Post @ Reply + Follow Direct Message (DM) Unfollow Favorite
  • Welcome to the… http://www.briansolis.com/2009/05/gazing-into-twitterverse
  • Agenda: I.  Search II.  Twitter Search: Hashtags III.  Twitter Trends IV.  Finding & Following People V.  Various Twitter Tools VI.  Twitter Management Tools & Apps VII.  TweetDeck: Live Demo VIII.  Mobile Twitter Apps IX.  Question/Answer
  • Twitter Search: Search http://www.summize.com http://search.twitter.com http://Twazzup.com http://www.TweetGrid.com http://www.Spezify.com
  • Twitter Search
  • Twitter Search
  • Twitter Search
  • Twitter Search
  • Twitter Advanced Search Search tweets for specific terms that: - Contain ANY of the words - Contain EXACT phrases - Contain ALL the words - EXCLUDE certain words Search tweets by FROM, TO, or MENTIONING specific people (e.g. @wegohealth) Search tweets by people who are from/near a location (based on bio) Search for tweets within a range of dates Search for tweets with a POSITIVE or NEGATIVE attitude or asked as a question (?) Search for tweets that contain URLs/links
  • TweetGrid: Monitoring Multiple Feeds
  • Spezify: “Just Plain Cool” Search…
  • Spezify: “Just Plain Cool” Search…
  • Twitter Search: Hashtags Hashtags http://www.hashtags.org
  • Twitter Search: Hashtags #Hashtags: -  “Hashtags are a community-driven convention for adding additional context and metadata to your tweets.” -  “They're like tags on Flickr, only added inline to your post. You create a hashtag simply by prefixing a word with a hash symbol: #hashtag.” -  Acts like a reference label -  e.g. #health20 for the Health 2.0 Conference
  • Twitter Search: Hashtags
  • Hashtags.org:
  • Hashtags.org: #migraine
  • Using Hashtags: Twitter Conversations (#hcsm)
  • HealthSocMed:
  • HealthSocMed:
  • Hashtags.org: Trends
  • Twitter Trends: Trends http://www.TwitScoop.com http://TweetMeme.com http://www.Twendz.com
  • Twitscoop:
  • Twitscoop:
  • Twitscoop:
  • TweetMeme:
  • Twendz:
  • Twitter – Finding & Following People: Finding & Following People http://www.Twellow.com http://www.WeFollow.com http://www.Twibes.com http://www.MrTweet.com http://www.Tweepler.com
  • Twitter Followers:
  • Twitter Followers:
  • Twitter Followers: New Interface
  • Directories: www.Twellow.com
  • Directories: www.Twellow.com
  • Directories: www.WeFollow.com
  • Directories: www.Twibes.com
  • People Management: www.Tweepler.com
  • Tweepler:
  • Tweepler:
  • Twitter Tools: Various Twitter Tools http://bit.ly , http://ow.ly , http://tinyurl.com http://www.TwitPic.com http://www.TwtVite.com http://www.TwtPoll.com http://www.CoverItLive.com
  • Twitter URL Shorteners:
  • TwitPic: Linking Images
  • TwitPic: Linking Images
  • TwitPic: Linking Images
  • TwitPic: Linking Images
  • TwitPic: Linking Images
  • TwtVite: Event Management
  • TwtVite: Event Management
  • TwtPoll: Twitter Polls
  • TwtGrid: Twitter Polls
  • CoverItLive: Live Tweeting Aggregator
  • Twitter Clients: Twitter Management Tools & Apps http://www.TweetDeck.com http://www.Twhirl.org http://www.HootSuite.com http://www.CoTweet.com* *still in private beta
  • Meet TweetDeck:
  • Source: http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/tutorials/learn-how-to-use-tweetdeck-effectively-and-save-time
  • Source: http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/tutorials/learn-how-to-use-tweetdeck-effectively-and-save-time
  • Source: http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/tutorials/learn-how-to-use-tweetdeck-effectively-and-save-time
  • TweetDeck: TweetDeck: Live Demo Resource: http://www.1stwebdesigner.com/tutorials/learn-how-to-use-tweetdeck-effectively-and-save-time (shortened to: http://bit.ly/1uyqqF)
  • HootSuite:
  • HootSuite:
  • HootSuite:
  • Mobile Twitter Clients: Mobile Twitter Apps iPhone http://TweetDeck.com/iphone http://www.Twitterific.com http://www.TwitterFon.com BlackBerry http://www.orangatame.com/products/twitterberry http://tinytwitter.com/
  • Twitter on the Go: iPhone
  • Tweetdeck (on iPhone):
  • Twitterrific:
  • Twitter on the Go: BlackBerry
  • Twitter Power Tools Checklist:   Listen to the community   Join the conversation through RT, @reply or DM’s   Establish reputation and expertise through “tweets”   Manage Tweets through TweetDeck or HootSuite   Search keywords via Twitter Search   Follow people with similar interests – Directories, etc.   Pose questions to the community – use TwtPoll   Use URL Shorteners – Offer full text elsewhere (e.g. a blog or website)   Plan and Manage events using TwtVite   Attend TweetUps
  • Questions:
  • Twitter Power Tools for Health Activists We want to hear from you: Email us: community@wegohealth.com Follow and tweet with us: @wegohealth Become a fan of WEGO Health on Facebook Join the community discussion at WEGO Health