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  •  You are so kind. Thank you for the encouragement (1+ / 0-)
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    jamess

    Twitter is vastly flexible.  I don't sit and watch the stream, either.

    I use the search engine.  It works like most do.

    Put "around phrase" or just search for a word, etc the same.

    What is unique with twitter is the use of what are called hashtags.  #Hashtag

    The number sign attached to a word like #Fracking.

    I like hashtags BECAUSE they help those interested in something to find what is happening, etc.

    The search window for twitter is upper right hand corner ish

    Twitter Search

    If/when you go there, follow me - @occupygreed

    And when you publish a diary on a subject, you can tweet it.  I sometimes do a twitter search for the topic of the diary, Click on Tweet
    Copy the tweet
    Go to Twitter
    Search for the topic
    Look for a couple of news sources
    click on Reply and paste the tweet

    This way, a larger audience can see the information.

    Let me know your twitter name if/when you do, K?

    Let's keep chipping away.

    It's difficult to be happy knowing so many suffer. We must unite.

    by War on Error on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 05:56:39 PM PST

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    •  K (1+ / 0-)
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      I'm now following @occupygreed  (nice charts)

      I just "tweeted you"


      thanks for the explanations it does help.

      Use it like a search engine resource.

      Don't sit there and watch the feeds, ok
      (that's what I was doing -- it always gave me a headache, in short order.)

      I'm what you call a newbie, I guess.


      Here's how the game is really Rigged.

      by jamess on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 06:16:55 PM PST

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      •  Good morning. I signed off early last night (1+ / 0-)
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        jamess

        Still fighting this flu bug.

        Welcome to twitter!

        I followed back.

        May I also recommend following

        @dailykos
        @kos

        Try a couple of experiments.

        Pick one of your fav diaries, open it, click on tweet,

        I picked this one

        The House 67: Roll Call -- Hurricane Sandy's Hall of Shame http://www.dailykos.com/... via @dailykos

        and tweeked it to add my style and your twitter avi

        ‏RT @James_Siebert <> The House 67: Roll Call -- Hurricane Sandy's Hall of Shame <> http://www.dailykos.com/... via @dailykos

        And clicked on TWEET

        You should see it on your twitter account.  To do so, look at the pic of Twitter above.  See the connect option to the right of HOME.  CONNECT is where you will see any/all tweets that included your avi name.

        I often go through my list of diaries and pick one if the subject is being discussed and tweet it.  Truth is timeless.

        Let me know if you have any questions, K?  Off for coffee and some chores.

        WOE

        It's difficult to be happy knowing so many suffer. We must unite.

        by War on Error on Thu Jan 10, 2013 at 07:42:05 AM PST

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