All posts tagged with microblogging

October 03, 2012

Social media in public works 101 — Microblogging: Twitter

Everyone seems to enjoy gathering and sharing over a plate of appetizers, and yes, even social media has an appetizer course to offer known as microblogging. This term designates a tool that acts as a mini-feed that functions by pulling short messages from multiple sources and delivering them to you. A time-saving smorgasbord of appetizers. But don't forget, this feast is potluck. Your friends will let you stop by empty-handed for a while, but eventually you will want to join in and share your own creations. Read more...


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Pam Broviak

thumbnail image A former senior editor of PUBLIC WORKS, Pam Broviak publishes the Public Works Group Blog at (All views expressed in this blog are her own and not those of PUBLIC WORKS.)