Twitter Links

Logo Links related to Twitter presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines Twitter’s faster, redesigned site starts rolling out to everyone Twitter will launch a reply-hiding feature in June as part of its latest moderation push Is Twitter down? https://downdetector.com/status/twitter Over Capacity https://www.quora.com/What-does-it-mean-when-Twitter-says-it-is-over-capacity Snapshot: November 2018 How cool would it be to see this open letter …

Twitter Faves

Photo: Pen Waggener, Old Media, New Message Making a list of favorite accounts on Twitter. These are the people – friends and complete strangers – whose tweets brighten the Twitterverse. Not every tweet is pure gold, but that these accounts provide keen observation, humor and recommended reading, listening and viewing. Let us know your faves. …

Las Vegas Twitter

Photo: Viewing Party Las Vegas – Who to follow on Twitter? For a storied town that receives more than 30 million visitors each year, there are a lot of informative and timely tweets covering everything from road closures to bar openings and sports scores from the local stadiums and arenas. Some faves Local Voices @LasVegasLocally – …

Retweet

Poster: RoofDog Retweet = a reposted (publically shared) post on Twitter Translating: How can I retweet you if you do not tweet? Spanish: ¿Cómo puedo retuitearte si no twiteas? Planeta.com Roofdog Twitter Twitter Faves Sharing Engagement 2019 – International Year of Indigenous Languages

Twitter

Logo In the pantheon of the social web, Twitter – twitter.com – allows users to publish short messages of 280 characters of less. Twitterers can post their tweets across platforms and devices, including the iPhone, Android, Blackberry, or Windows devices and traditional computers. Our take: Twitter is a global poetry slam. Say something brilliant or …

Library

Screenshot: Westworld Library = A building or room containing collections of books, periodicals, and sometimes films and recorded music for people to read, borrow, or refer to. Planeta.com spotlights good practices around the world and we’ll be mentioning some of our favorite libraries cultural connections on May 21, #CulturalDiversityDay. Join us for our annual linguistic …

Michael Leunig

Elsewhere on the Web Who to follow on Twitter? We appreciate the wit and wisdom of Michael Leunig, aka @leunigcartoons Embedded Tweets pic.twitter.com/QlJ6lI3sIl — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) April 24, 2019 pic.twitter.com/tjkttya29R — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) April 18, 2019 pic.twitter.com/AIkesBlHmc — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 26, 2018 pic.twitter.com/XVQWO5TAWb — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) February 13, 2018 pic.twitter.com/TbjdDUNkXS …

Biotweeps

Logo One of our favorite accounts on Twitter. A gift to biodiversity and biology fans around the globe What it is: Biotweeps is a curated Twitter account — @biotweeps — featuring a different biologist every week. The project is organised by Anthony Caravaggi (http://www.arcaravaggi.co.uk) and Carina Gsottbauer. You can post questions or give feedback by …

Direct Message (DM)

Buzzwords DM = Direct Message (Twitter) Also see: DMs A Direct Message (DM) appears on the private side of Twitter. You can use Direct Messages to have private conversations with people about Tweets and other content. https://help.twitter.com/en/using-twitter/direct-messages Planeta.com Twitter

Twitterstorm

Buzzwords Twitterstorm = A sudden flurry of activity on Twitter that influences current events – Urban Dictionary Headlines tweetstorm-button Example http://endfossilfuelsubsidies.org/twitterstorm Elsewhere on the Web http://www.wordnik.com/words/twitterstorm https://www.google.com/search?q=twitterstorm Planeta.com Twitter