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== Definition ==
 
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Microblogging is the use of specialized blog software to create short posts. Some services allow posts to be sent via SMS (texting), instant messaging, third-party applications, as well as from a web interface. Like [[Blogs]], microblogs typically generate an [[RSS]] feed, allowing content to be published and widely distributed.
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=== Further Info on Microblogging
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* Common Craft. [http://www.commoncraft.com/Twitter "Twitter in Plain English"]. Video. 5 March 2008.
  
 
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* [http://twitter.com/NLC_Reference Nebraska Library Commission]
 
* [http://twitter.com/NLC_Reference Nebraska Library Commission]
  
=== Articles @ Microblogging ===
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=== Further Info on Microblogging and Libraries ===
 
* Murphy, Joe. [http://eprints.rclis.org/archive/00012752/ Better Practices From the Field: Micro-Blogging for Science & Technology Libraries] (2008) Science & Technology Libraries 28(4).
 
* Murphy, Joe. [http://eprints.rclis.org/archive/00012752/ Better Practices From the Field: Micro-Blogging for Science & Technology Libraries] (2008) Science & Technology Libraries 28(4).
  

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Definition

Microblogging is the use of specialized blog software to create short posts. Some services allow posts to be sent via SMS (texting), instant messaging, third-party applications, as well as from a web interface. Like Blogs, microblogs typically generate an RSS feed, allowing content to be published and widely distributed.

=== Further Info on Microblogging

Microblogging Services

Uses of Microblogging in Libraries

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Further Info on Microblogging and Libraries

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