Follow your interests. Discover your world. Twitter.
Go to www.Twitter.com:
Sign up for an account:
Twitter will suggest people to follow based on your interests:
Browse categories of interest:
Twitter will walk you through the beginning steps:
Don’t forget to write your Twitter bio and to upload a photo/avatar. You can also customize your background:
It’ll look like this (I’m using Micheal Moore’s profile as an example):
Write your first tweet!
This is what it looks like when you follow someone:
You can connect to and interact with others after you’ve followed some accounts. To retweet, just run the mouse over the top right hand corner of a tweet and click on ‘retweet.’ To reply to the tweet, and to respond to or modify the tweet, click ‘reply’:
If you choose to retweet, it will look like this:
Click here to visit Mashable’s comprehensive Twitter Guidebook.
Some Twitter tutorial videos:
*Some helpful articles:
Mashable- The Beginner’s Guide to Twitter
Mediabistro- 10 Twitter Assumptions That Are False
Bridie’s: Typing Services - 50 Tips for Using Twitter Effectively
ARS Technica- Liberate Your Tweets: Archiving Without Twitter
The Twitter Tools Book- 10 Awesome Twitter Analytics and Visualization Tools
Dan Zarella- Introducing TweetCharts: Get the Data You Need
Bit Rebels- How to Use Twitter [Infographic]
*Now get tweetin’!