IT'S SOCIAL MEDIA WEEK IN DC...
Learn how to start Tweeting!
Twitter is an information network that brings people closer to what’s important to them.
Every day, millions of people turn to Twitter to connect to their interests, to share information, and find new ideas, information, products, services, news, and other people. Are you curious to know what it means to Tweet? Do you wonder how it is possible to get your message across in 140 characters or less? Not really sure how to get started on Twitter? Then join us at the Coffy Café and learn:
How to Get Started on Twitter
Twittiquette (etiquette for a world where you communicate in 140 characters or less)
How to use Twitter to broadcast your message
Who to follow on Twitter
How to compose a Tweet
What to do once you're up and running on Twitter
At the end of this two-hour workshop, you will:
Have your own Twitter handle
Have created a Twitter profile
Know how to follow people and organizations of interest
Know how to make your content public or private
Understand language that is unique to Twitter
Be able to share content by Tweeting
Start having fun with Twitter!
Who should attend? Anyone who has heard about Twitter, but is not sure what it is, anyone who has started a Twitter account, but is not sure how to begin Tweeting, or anyone who simply wants to join in on the fun we are having with Twitter.
Basic internet knowledge is required
You must bring your laptop
You must have a working email address and know the password
Optional: Please bring your personal photo, background images and/or other photos on a USB flash drive