• Why care about Twitter?

    Currently, Twitter has more than 250 million active users. Twitter is one of the fastest ways available in the social networking world to spread your words and thoughts. Not the thoughts about your food, but the thoughts that are going to bring benefits to you and audience you target, thoughts that have a global impact. For instance, if you are one of those who just witnessed a real time major event, then to express it on twitter will reach as fast as the media. Despite the fact that you may ...
  • Twitter – It’s More Than Just a Social Media

    Let’s admit it the 21st Century will be the age of social media sites. Be it Twitter, Facebook, Tumbler or Google, these sites have already become an integral part of our lives. Most of our social relationships, including the personal ones, today are impossible to be managed and maintained without social media. But is it just about maintaining relationships? No it’s also about expressing and keeping up with the world. It is here that Twitter comes in as a champion of the cause. So what ...
  • Twitter on the Political Horizon

    The second half of the previous decade witnessed the emergence and rise of Twitter as a major influence on public opinions. Public opinions are always related to and affectthe political consciousness of a society. To what extent does twitter affect the society cannot be evaluated easily, but in what ways it affects can be deduced? If society is a boat, then politics is the direction. Every society is a web of relationships between its members toiling to achieve some common goal. Politics is, ...
  • The Best and Worst of Twitter

    Twitter has consistently occupied a spot in the top ten websites on the internet. It isn’t uncommon to see tweets of prominent figures being quoted in newspapers and news tickers of all the leading media channels. But despite having become the next big thing, Twitter has become an outlet for both extraordinary change as well as hateful bigotry. In this article, we attempt to provide some deeper insight on both sides of Twitter. The Dark Side Gone are the days when the mistakes we committed ...
  • The Beginner’s Guide to Twitter

    As the world of social networking expanded, I, like most other people, was quick to jump from emails to the Facebook bandwagon. My friend list grew and I caught up quickly to the daily stream of statuses, tagged photos and the intoxicating feeling of getting ‘likes’. But the little blue bird that was Twitter continued to elude me. I often wondered what the whole point of Twitter was. I was certain it had something to do with birds and completely confident that I, for one, would never sign ...