Twitter is a social media, micro-blogging site that enables users to share 140 character messages (called tweets) with the world. You can follow brands, individuals, and sources that you are interested in to create a personalised twitter feed.
Here is a list of some successful academic tweeters.
- It doesn’t take much time.
- It’s widely used.
- It’s a great news source
- #Hashtags enable users to connect to people with similar interests. For example, a popular hashtag in higher education is #HigherEd of #phdchat.
- Limited to 140 characters.
- Twitter is very busy, you really have to dig to find the content you want.
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