Officially tweeted…at last
The simple dictionary definition:
“Twitter” is a “microblogging/social networking platform that places a 140- character limit on each individual post/tweet.” However, this would fail to encapsulate the power of this new omnipresent medium. Twitter can be viewed at as a “marketing tool, feedreader, tracking device, communication tool & news breaker” all rolled into one. Or, Twitter can be seen as a collective life stream of a community of which you are a member. wow! feeling so exclusive and special.
Twitter is hard to describe specifically because it is a social utility with more possible uses than a Swiss Army knife. Here are 101 examples of how Twitter members regularly use the service.
Well, I won’t go there, but, believe me,there were 101 postings. My favorite new word is ‘rickrolling”.