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Twitter The latest Way of Getting Free Traffic

The website called twitter is one of the latest and most recent website that is refer to social media site because of its equine standard. Twitter is a free and easy to use social networking and micro-blogging service which allows users to send short messages to those who have subscribed to receive such updates. These short messages or updates called tweets must not exceed 140 characters. Twitter is the fastest growing social networking website today, growing much faster than Facebook.

One place that twitter scores high is on simplicity. It is so easy to use, hence people who found other social networking services like Facebook a bit challenging will find using twitter easy.
Opening your twitter account is easy. Posting your tweets is also easy, all you need is to bring your creativity to bear, so you can tweet all you want to tweet in 140 characters.
Getting Started with Twitter

Like any other social networking service, you will require to
signup for a twitter account before you can use the service. Once this is done, you can start posting twitter updates as well as read updates of other twitter users (twitters). To be updated with a person’s update you will have to subscribe to the persons tweets. Once this is done, each time the person tweets, a copy will be displayed on your twitter home page (twitter timeline).

In the same vein when you tweet, your update will appear on the twitter timeline of all those subscribing to your tweets. Also all your tweets will also appear on your twitter profile page. You can set who can access your twitter profile page. Allowing open access to your twitter profile will allow anybody to access your twitter profile, even people with no twitter account. Bill Gates Africauide’ twitter account is on open access that is why all our visitors and readers can access it.

However, some times you may want a private twitter profile. This will allow only a group of friends or colleagues to communicate privately. For example team members can create private twitter accounts for a project they are handling. They can use it to post regular updates on the progress of work, which will be visible only to team members.