Understanding Your Neighborhood Through Twitter...
Fewer than fifteen percent of adults online use Twitter. But Tweets are fast becoming an indispensable tool for journalists, politicos and community activists. Reporters and government agencies use it to provide real-time updates on breaking news, while others initiate hyperlocal dialogues about neighborhood nuisances. Tech Tuesday explores local culture through social media, and gets a primer on Twitter jargon and hashtags.
Twitter in Plain English
For those who are entirely new to Twitter, take a look at this Common Craft Plain English video on the most basic pieces: