Six Reasons to Twitter

(Paraphrased from Lifehackers) Twitter is as useful as you make it. It does several very worthwhile things better than any other tool. Here are the six ways that Twitter can be used successfully:


1. Instant, Real-Time Search Results
2. Monitoring Something You Care About
3. News Updates
4. Instant Communication with Friends
5. Twitter as a Productivity Command Line
6. Ask Questions, Get Answers

Twitter Home Page


About repplinger

John has served as a Reference Librarian at Willamette University since 2002. He is the liaison to the Science Departments, and is responsible for maintaining the collections related to the life & physical sciences. His research interests range over the entire spectrum of libraries and information sciences, but includes: - Google and its influence on information & society - The Internet's influence on information seeking & sharing behaviors - Trends of scholarly communication - Electronic learning environments - Traditional pedagogy - GIS use in academic libraries

Posted on April 30, 2009, in Technology, Twitter and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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