Twitter For Dummies

Twitter For Dummies

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by Laura Fitton, Michael Gruen, Leslie Poston, Fitton
     
 

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Twitter can boost your business and marketing efforts, and this guide shows you how

Twitter, the simple-to-use microblogging service, offers immense benefits for businesses and organizations. Fire departments, political candidates, and C0EOs have used Twitter to share up-to-the-minute information. Laura Fitton, maybe better known by her Twitter handle -

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Twitter can boost your business and marketing efforts, and this guide shows you how

Twitter, the simple-to-use microblogging service, offers immense benefits for businesses and organizations. Fire departments, political candidates, and C0EOs have used Twitter to share up-to-the-minute information. Laura Fitton, maybe better known by her Twitter handle - @Pistachio, has more than 10,000 followers on Twitter, and gives presentations on how to use Twitter to build business and personal opportunity. She's joined by Michael Gruen and Leslie Poston to share Twitter expertise in this easy-to-follow guide.

You'll discover how to get set up on Twitter, build a follower list, and find a voice for your tweets. Then you'll learn to use third party tools to link Twitter to other sites and incorporate it into business communication models. This book covers

  • The basics of signing up and creating tweets
  • Following other users and adding followers to your own tweets
  • Mastering the "Twecosystem"-the tools that tie Twitter to many other Web applications, including mobile devices
  • Strategies for enhancing business communication, marketing, and networking opportunities with Twitter

Twitter For Dummies gets you up and running on this hot communications tool the fun and easy way.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Twitter for Dummies may be 266 pages long and contain an index, but it would probably help quite a few people to give it a read. Thorough." (AdAge.com, July 7, 2009)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470479919
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/14/2009
Series:
For Dummies Series
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

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Meet the Author

Laura Fitton is founder of oneforty.com, a portal for Twitter services, and a top independent Twitter advisor.

Michael E. Gruen assists startup companies to get off the ground with the help of cutting-edge technologies.

Leslie Poston is founder of Uptown Uncorked, a firm offering training and consulting on social media marketing.

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Twitter For Dummies 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not worth the $12 you coould just use google for free
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
get this book to help you create an account if you're planning on creating a twitter account. I'm such a huge fan of the dummies book series, they help me so much in whatever situation i'm in. They have dozens of types of dummies books for almost everything these days. GET THIS BOOK FOR THOSE OF YOU WHOME ARE PLANNING ON CREATING A TWITTER ACCOUNT!
Anonymous 9 months ago
MY TWITTER WONT LET ME GET ON TT
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Yep