What about Twittlingo?

The combination of social networking and micro-blogging play significant roles to the unprecedented growth of Twitter. With its easy to use interface and the convenience of quickly sharing and following ideas on the web, Twitter has become a very powerful social media.You might read about the top 10 Mistakes of Twitter but still it is the best social media tools.Most of the search and online reputation tools based on twitter together with flick,wordpress,blogcatalog,digg,technorati,stumbleupon and other social sharing tools moreover their are tools like twitter connect which brings social connect like as Facebook, Google and other.In this time of recession you can get enough job by using Twitter and make money on Twitter but still their are people who consider Twitter to be a problem just because of over addiction.

However, the Twitter community has a sub-culture and consequently it also has its own unique language. If you are a newbie at Twitter, you might get confused with the lingo being used by the community. So here are some of the most popular and probably the best Twittlingo that you may find on Twitter.


First, you should be familiar with the basic lingo such as tweet, follow and @reply. A tweet is a conversation. This is the post you will make on your micro Twitter blog. The word follow on Twitter is similar to subscribe. You will become a follower to the tweets of your Tweeps (Twitter friends) if you follow them. A reply is your way of enhancing the community. You are actually commenting on a tweet if your reply to your Tweeps.

If you want to send a private message to your Tweeps, you have to send a DM. This means direct messaging and only the intended recipient can read your message. On the other hand if you want to share an interesting tweet, you have to Retweet it. This is a good way of crediting someone who posted a useful micro post.

Warning: Dependence on Facebook, Twitter Could Be Hazardous to Your Business but as you sharpen your skills on Twittlingo, you will be able to discover new words and probably you can also contribute a new word to enrich the fast growing lexicon of Twitter.

Honey Singh

Honey is a web evangelist having work experience in Social Technologies, Blogging, Web-Development and UI Designis. Honey commonly blog on Honeytechblog and popularly known as "honeytech".

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