We hope you have enjoyed the 5 Days of Twitter as much as we enjoyed running it! It was something of an experiment for us running this kind of online, bitesize training so we would really appreciate it if you could complete our evaluation survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1BHuWD-78UV5S_5Hki9KpAxUYnXoGaoWRl2VznPvPTAI/viewform We would like to hear from everyone, whether you… Read More Please help us evaluate #su5dot
Well, that’s the end of the Five Days of Twitter! I hope you enjoyed it, and that you are now tweeting confidently and productively if you were a beginner, or that you reviewed your practice and picked up a few hints and tips if you’d tweeted before. It was great to see so many people with… Read More Sixth!? Day of #SU5DoT: What next?
Welcome to our 5th and final day! As it’s Friday, let’s start the day by trying the #ff or Follow Friday convention. Did you follow anyone on Tuesday whose tweets turned out to be really useful, who you think we should be following? Let us know! A typical Follow Friday tweet might look like this:… Read More Fifth day of #SU5DoT: Managing people
Welcome to day 4! Today we look at ways to make the multitude of tweets and people on Twitter more manageable and findable Hashtags (using the # symbol) is where Twitter really gets interesting. Today is therefore a little more complex than usual, apologies! The hashtag is, like the @message, a feature that was developed by… Read More Fourth day of #SU5DoT: Hashtags
@rscsam will be in Costa coffee in the library (Hoffi Coffi) and also @benfelen will be in the coffee area in the Bay Library from 3-4pm on Thursday 19th November. Come along and chat about all things Twitter whether you are participating or not! We will have the Twitter bird on our table so you can… Read More Join us for a #su5dot coffee!
Welcome to day 3! Today is all about sharing information on Twitter You can’t say a lot in 140 characters – but you can link to other places on the web where a topic can be discussed at greater length, perhaps in an article or blog post. Maybe you’ve seen a new publication, item of… Read More Third day of #SU5DoT: Tweeting URLs and retweeting
Welcome to the 2nd day of #su5dot! Today is all about making connections and starting conversations on Twitter. You’ve sent your first tweets, creating interesting and engaging content for your potential followers. The other side to Twitter, of course, is the stream of information brought to you by the people you follow. And if you follow people,… Read More Second day of #SU5DoT: Following people and sending @messages