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  1. 1. Twitter<br />By: Karina Gomez<br />
  2. 2. Benefits Web Site Visitors<br />Builds relationships through conversations.<br />You can send and receive updates known as “tweets” via your browser, email, instant messaging clients so you are able to keep in touch no matter where you are.<br />It’s a growing audience: “As of now, less than 10 percent of American Internet users actually Twitter, but it’s growing like crazy: unique visitors to Twitter increased 1,382 percent year-over-year, from 475,000 unique visitors in February 2008 to 7 million in February 2009, making it the fastest growing social media site in the world.”<br />Connect with different people, share content and stay informed about current news and any events going on over the world. <br />720 Media Be Everywhere. Retrieved October 13, 2009 from<br />
  3. 3. Benefits of Web Site Owners<br />Twitter is a great way to obtain information such as what is new out there in society and any world wide news<br />Twitter can obtain website or blogs<br />Twitter can allow you to bring people towards your website or blog<br />Great opportunities to network with people with the same interest as you<br />Join groups of interest<br />
  4. 4. Benefits For Businesses<br />Growing their benefits through Twitter<br />Linking with prospects<br />Linking with existing customers<br />Finding resources and finding the right subcontractors<br />Getting information on supplier reputations with your trusted peers<br />Announcing upcoming events <br />Staying current with trends<br />Brock, L Terry (2009, June). Twitter For Businesses. Philadelphia Business Journal. Retrieved October 15, 2009, from<br />
  5. 5. Marketing Opportunities<br />Track anything you want<br />Text and email alerts when people mention your brand <br />Monitor trends in Twitter conversations<br />Manage multiple Twitter accounts from one login <br />Schedule messages to post in the future <br />Powerful deck view lets you read and respond with ease <br />Being able follow some or even all users that interest you <br />Share links quickly as you are browsing <br />Get brand conversations by email <br />Leave No Marketing &quot;Footprint”<br />
  6. 6. Potential Privacy Issues<br />Others can use other people’s name<br />People can also use other’s brands<br />Hackers<br />You can’t know if others are following you<br />Blocking someone really isn’t blocking because they can still view your tweets<br />
  7. 7. Potential Security Issues<br />Fake twitter posts by famous people were posted by unknown users<br />People giving out their passwords<br />Making others click on websites that take your password for Twitter<br />Hacking images<br />