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What Is It About Twitter?


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An explanation of Why Twitter is a compelling service.

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What Is It About Twitter?

  1. 1. What is it about ?
  2. 2. The official explanation
  3. 3. Twitter on your own is almost pointless
  4. 4. Twitter is better with Friends
  5. 5. But what use is a lousy 140 Characters?
  6. 6. It can help us elect a President Twitter Obama: @barackobama has 112,474 followers McCain: @JohnMcCain (is it real?) 4,603 followers Obama has 240 times more followers in Twitter than McCain
  7. 7. It can beat the Agencies to the News
  8. 8. It can let us blow off steam
  9. 9. It can provide information
  10. 10. It can be a memory jogger
  11. 11. ...that leads to conversation and connection
  12. 12. It can connect us with like minds
  13. 13. Twitter is about conversation
  14. 14. The Health 2.0 Meme Use Simple Tools To Do Great Things + We can learn a lot from the Twitter ecosystem
  15. 15. Mark Scrimshire @ekivemark