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

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 …

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. …

Twitter Moments

Buzzwords Twitter Moments are a great way to share stories that unfold over time. Easy to curate and share. Some background: Twitter Moments debuted in September 2016 as a free service that allows curation of favorite tweets as stories or moments. These moments can be promoted from member’s accounts and embedded on other websites. As …

Twitter Links

Logo Links related to Twitter presented in mostly random fashion: Is Twitter down? https://downdetector.com/status/twitter Snapshot: November 2018 How cool would it be to see this open letter used in an image campaign for Vegas? Hey, we can dream. pic.twitter.com/WGGhff4WUV — Vital Vegas (@VitalVegas) November 22, 2018 And then there was one. Popular horsey slot machine, …

Library

Photo: 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 pachanga …

Periscope

Buzzwords Key Links https://www.periscope.tv https://medium.com/@periscope @periscopeco Headlines http://variety.com/2017/digital/news/periscope-pre-roll-ads-1202017480 Periscope update brings three new ways to engage your audience https://techcrunch.com/2016/10/13/periscope-producer How to Add a Periscope Link to Your Twitter Web Profile – @Vintuitive http://www.pcmag.com/news/343255/periscope-logs-200-million-broadcasts-in-first-year http://www.adweek.com/news/technology/periscope-now-has-10-million-users-who-watch-21-million-minutes-day-166361 https://medium.com/@periscope/oh-the-places-you-ll-go-14ae1c224c52 http://gizmodo.com/meerkat-and-periscope-can-really-chew-through-your-prec-1694855170 http://blog.hubspot.com/marketing/periscope-app-live-broadcasting-tips Twitter @periscopeco @PeriscopeScoops Examples https://www.periscope.tv/ronmader https://www.periscope.tv/ronmader/1DXxyovBoAvGM?t=25s https://www.periscope.tv/w/1lPKqdZVqwLxb Planeta.com Livestreaming and archived video Digital Literacy Quiz Twitter Responsible Travel …

Las Vegas Trends

Photo: DTLV Las Vegas Trends (July 20, 2017) #lvcouncil @tsegerblom and @CityOfLasVegas are Tweeting about this #OJSimpson 9,403 Tweets #ThursdayThoughts 3,915 Tweets #Apollo11 @RogueNASA is Tweeting about this #WhenFlyingWithAnnCoulter American Idol Ryan Seacrest is returning to host American Idol on ABC AlphaBay Burundi 3,842 Tweets Alex Bowman 1,433 Tweets Frequently Popular Hashtags #lvcouncil Planeta.com Las …