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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.
 
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
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=== Further Info on Microblogging ===
 
* Common Craft. [http://www.commoncraft.com/Twitter "Twitter in Plain English"]. Video. 5 March 2008.
 
* Common Craft. [http://www.commoncraft.com/Twitter "Twitter in Plain English"]. Video. 5 March 2008.
  

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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

Publicity

Reference

Further Info on Microblogging and Libraries

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