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Twitter:  In 140 characters or less<br />Todd Digby<br />System Director of Libraries<br />Minnesota State Colleges & Univ...
What is Twitter?<br />www.twitter.com<br />A free social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to s...
Accessing Twitter<br />Twitter’s website – www.twitter.com<br />Interact with it through other programs and devices.<br />...
How I use Twitter<br />Sharing Information<br />Present links to library and academic news and other information.<br />Fin...
Using Twitter<br />Tweetdeck - http://tweetdeck.com<br />
Using Twitter<br />RSS Feeds <br />
Libraries Using Twitter<br />
Libraries Using Twitter<br />
Contact me	<br />todd.digby@so.mnscu.edu<br />651-649-5759<br />www.twitter.com/tryandig<br />www.digby.us<br />
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  1. 1. Twitter: In 140 characters or less<br />Todd Digby<br />System Director of Libraries<br />Minnesota State Colleges & Universities<br />Minnesota Library Association<br />2009 Annual Conference<br />
  2. 2. What is Twitter?<br />www.twitter.com<br />A free social networking and micro-blogging service that enables its users to send and read messages known as tweets. <br />Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters<br />To Follow or Be Followed<br />
  3. 3. Accessing Twitter<br />Twitter’s website – www.twitter.com<br />Interact with it through other programs and devices.<br />Tweetdeck - http://tweetdeck.com<br />Twitteriffic - http://twitterrific.com/<br />Twhirl - http://www.twhirl.org/<br />Digsby - http://www.digsby.com<br />Various applications for mobile devices and phones.<br />
  4. 4. How I use Twitter<br />Sharing Information<br />Present links to library and academic news and other information.<br />Finding Information<br />search.twitter.com<br />Words or phrases<br />Using hashtags #mla2009annual <br />Create RSS Feeds<br />Link in your iGoogle page or other aggregators.<br />
  5. 5. Using Twitter<br />Tweetdeck - http://tweetdeck.com<br />
  6. 6. Using Twitter<br />RSS Feeds <br />
  7. 7. Libraries Using Twitter<br />
  8. 8. Libraries Using Twitter<br />
  9. 9. Contact me <br />todd.digby@so.mnscu.edu<br />651-649-5759<br />www.twitter.com/tryandig<br />www.digby.us<br />
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