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Using Twitter


Using Twitter

Using Twitter

Set up your own Twitter account today and learn how to easily use this technology


Students: 4,024
Course Description

Twitter is one of the leading social networking sites on the Web. It enables its users to send and read messages called “tweets”.
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Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters displayed on the user's profile page. Users may subscribe to other users' tweets — this is known as “following” and subscribers are known as “followers”. This newly updated course is ideal for learners who want to learn how to set up a Twitter account and use the features of Twitter for social networking and micro-blogging. This free Twitter course has been updated to show you how to get up and running with Twitter, how to build up a social network and get connected with the right people, how to make lists, find out what is trending, what an advanced search is, and how to delete a tweet. You can find the answers to all these questions and more by studying this new updated course on Twitter.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will be able to set up a Twitter account. You will know different ways to build your network on Twitter.
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You will understand how to communicate on Twitter with your followers. You will know how to edit your homepage and change the background image template. You will understand how lists work in Twitter and how to shorten your tweets. You will know how to delete and block tweets.
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Course Title Using Twitter
Course # 275
Course Publisher Russell Stannard
Course Category 1
Content Origin Russell Stannard's teaching and research experience - and the feedback of his many thousands of students.
Course Description  Twitter is one of the leading social networking sites on the Web. It enables its users to send and read messages called “tweets”. Tweets are text-based posts of up to 140 characters displayed on the user's profile page. Users may subscribe to other users' tweets — this is known as “following” and subscribers are known as “followers”. This newly updated course is ideal for learners who want to learn how to set up a Twitter account and use the features of Twitter for social networking and micro-blogging. This free Twitter course has been updated to show you how to get up and running with Twitter, how to build up a social network and get connected with the right people, how to make lists, find out what is trending, what an advanced search is, and how to delete a tweet. You can find the answers to all these questions and more by studying this new updated course on Twitter.
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Release Date 11 June 2013
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio High
Audio Only High
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Emma Sewell United Kingdom Excellent starter guide for users, keeps to the essentials and doesn't overwhelm you with anything too complicated. 2014-12-16 10:12:19
  • Jerónimo Barbosa Portugal Very Useful. I would like to learn more about how to build new trends on Twitter, though. 2014-12-13 11:12:33
  • PENNY ELINE United States of America Completely not computer literate, 50, never had this in school. I am trying tom learn all I can. Thanks for this opportunity. 2014-12-02 15:12:38
  • Morgan Sullivan United States of America It was great! 2014-12-02 02:12:47
  • Sohaila Ahmed Mohummed Tammam Egypt I've learned a lot about twitter , I didn't know all this . wow thanks for offering this for free 2014-11-29 00:11:24
  • Omar Alnajjar Jordan Very informative and useful course it gives information through 2 levels . 1st one is the introduction level (first 30 Min.) and 2nd one is the advanced level more detailed info ..recommended course. Thank you . 2014-11-28 15:11:49
  • Ann. A. Saudi Arabia I think it was very useful and clear. 2014-11-13 17:11:27
  • Deborah Fannon United States of America Thank You Russell, been on Twitter for a while but wasn't aware of the "list" and advanced search options, I mean how to use them. 2014-11-11 18:11:34
  • Yasmin Bailey United Kingdom The course was interesting and informative, especially advanced for my own needs. 2014-11-02 13:11:28
  • Simon Ahrens United Kingdom Good content... 2014-10-22 21:10:28
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