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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


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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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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. 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 Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 113 reviews
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.
License: Not for download or distribution.
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
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Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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    Marylyn Beare Australia It was very helpful and information. The course was explained well to some one like me who has never used twitter below. So thank you. 2015-05-22 02:05:51
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    Chinenye Nnaobi Nigeria A fresher for anyone new to social networking. I encourage you to try it out. 2015-05-07 23:05:36
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    Gary W. Smith United States of America The course was easy to follow, organized and simple to understand. 2015-05-05 02:05:34
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    Saurabh Chandra Kuwait Great course and a must for social media enthusiasts and budding micro-bloggers! 2015-03-24 19:03:24
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    Barbara Jean Sanders United States of America Great course 2015-03-14 20:03:54
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    Lisa Crowell United States of America Great course! Thanks! 2015-02-26 19:02:08
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    Roger Nash United Kingdom Thank you, very good. 2015-02-26 13:02:51
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    Souad Daou United Arab Emirates Thanks, quick and easy. 2015-02-03 15:02:02
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    Trace Rosekilly South Africa Informative. Thanks! 2015-02-02 19:02:08
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    Komla Hodor Ghana It was very insightful and very useful to me 2015-01-28 14:01:44
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