Twitter as an RSS Reader? Publish Your Newest Post Links to Your Twitter Account

For the last six or eight months, a friend of mine has told me that she uses Twitter as her RSS feed. She follows everyone she's interested in and follows the links they provide via Twitter (whether to personal or news blogs). She doesn't use any other aggregator. Her experience made me stop and think: do all bloggers think to link their blogs to their Twitter account? Depending on where you are in your social media journey, this may be a new idea for you. You may not be aware of the tools available to help you link your accounts so readers, no matter where they are, can find you....more

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Twitter Tools, Pt. 2

Last week I began answering some popular Twitter questions and I'll continue this week: What are hashtags? How do I track them? Can I search Twitter as a whole? Is there a way to set up tweets to post later? Or auto-post links from my blog? Can I receive alerts about tweets that involve me or my product? Can I submit questions to those outside my community? Can I set up a poll? You know what? There's an application that will answer each of these questions (and even many I didn't list). ...more

Thanks for this great post.

Virginia DeBolt