Archive for May, 2009

Try Out TweetDeck on Twitter

Monday, May 4th, 2009

By Whitney McGowan, FamilyLink.com, Inc.

You may have heard of Twitter, but have you started using TweetDeck? TweetDeck describes its product as follows: “TweetDeck is your personal browser for staying in touch with what’s happening now, connecting you with your contacts across Twitter, Facebook and more. TweetDeck shows you everything you want to see at once, so you can stay organised and up to date.” For example, you can view all of your friends who are using Twitter, all of the replies you have received, and all your direct messages. You can also send Tweets to groups, and much more!

You can follow what we are doing at FamilyLink.com, Inc. on Twitter (and also using TweetDeck). Here are the names to search to follow us:

@FamilyLink
@worldhistory
@worldvrecords
@wererelated
@Genseek

TweetDeck also offers features such as:

Facebook Status Updates—This features allows you to view your friends’ Facebook status updates on Tweetdeck.

12seconds— 12seconds allows you to share short video with your friends using your webcam or mobile. You can record 12-second posts right out of TweetDeck to share with everyone including your Twitter followers.

Twitscoop— Twitscoop allows you to stay on top of hot topics or discussions that are happening on Twitter.

StockTwits— StockTwits is an open, community-powered investment idea and information service. Hear what traders and investors are talking about RIGHT NOW or contribute to the conversation and build your reputation.