6. Twitter on steroids: extending the uses of Twitter
So we have explored several interesting ways to apply Twitter to promote yourself and your brand. Despite Twitter being an incredibly simple concept, it’s that sheer simplicity that gives you myriad possibilities. But what’s next?
Just the start
Twitter designers and developers set out with the right philosophy – create a simple service that is open to everyone and allows others to expand its usage and engage with Twitter any way they see fit. A great decision from the start was to make Twitter updates compatible with RSS, a standardised data format that makes it really easy to share and manipulate the information across myriad platforms. This ensured that content could transcend the medium ...