Tech Talk Tuesdays: Twitter
When: Tuesday, July 17th 4-5pm, Melbourne Australia time (gmt+10)
About this session: Twitter is the social phenomenon that is sweeping across global communities.
For educators, it can play a vital role in networking, professional development, learning through conversations and much, much more. This session will introduce twitter to those who may be new to it. The following topics will be covered:-
- Why use twitter?
- How to get started?
- The importance of the profile
- 140 characters of less
- Direct messages, retweets
- The new features of twitter
- How to find people to follow
- Using twitter as a search engine
- Threaded conversations
- Social browsers for twitter eg tweetdeck, hootsuite
- Twitter chats
- Where to learn more?
If you are wanting to know more about twitter or wanting to get started on twitter this is a session for you. It is hoped that those who are experienced with twitter will also attend, add to the conversations and share in the learning.
Here is the link to the recording
What questions might you have? What recommendations would you make? Why do you use twitter? Please leave a comment below and these will be shared in the session.