Sending Tweets in Twitter for Web

Twitter for Web    |    Beginner
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In Twitter, it's all about the tweets. Discover how to send, reply to, and like tweets; use tweets to interact with other users; send private tweets; post tweets on Facebook; and insert content other than text into a tweet.


  • Send tweets
    Reply to tweets
    Retweet and quote tweets
    React to tweets
    Interact with other users on twitter
  • View a tweet's activity
    Send and receive direct messages on twitter
    Post your tweets on facebook
    Tweet photos and gifs
    Tweet a poll


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    Once you have created your Twitter account, you can begin sending your tweets. A tweet is a short, 140-character long message, which is posted to the Twitter website. This message is then visible to anyone who has access to your Twitter profile. FREE ACCESS
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    If you want a message to appear in another user's profile, you can use the reply function. This will post your tweet within the user's feed. In your feed it will appear as part of a conversation and linked to the original tweet. This is a good way to start a discussion on Twitter. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Retweeting & quoting tweets in Twitter for Web
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    Having posted a tweet you have the possibility of viewing its activity. You can see how many views your tweet has had and the different ways other users have interacted with it, such as the number of likes it's had. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Reacting to a tweet in Twitter for Web
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    If you enjoy a particular message that someone has posted on Twitter, or it includes information that you want to go back to later, you can "Like" it. The tweet is then saved to your account and remains visible on your profile page. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Interacting with other users in Twitter for Web
    5m 18s
    To get someone's attention, you can mention them in your tweet, or you can copy someone to make sure they receive the tweet. We'll practice using various symbols in Twitter, like #FF to recommend someone, @ to mention someone, and # (hashtag) to add subject keywords visible in a search. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Viewing a tweet's activity in Twitter for Web
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    You may find that you want to share a tweet if you find it particularly interesting which on Twitter is called retweeting. Tweets you retweet will appear in your Tweets list and are visible to users following you. In this video, you will also see how to share a tweet by embedding it into your blog or website. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Sending & receiving direct messages in Twitter for Web
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    You can reply to a tweet publicly, but you can also send direct messages, private tweets that are only visible for the individual. This function allows you to hold a private conversation with another user. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Posting your tweets on Facebook in Twitter for Web
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    If you also have a Facebook account, you can connect it to your Twitter account and post your tweets to both profiles. See how to activate and deactivate this useful feature within your Twitter settings. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Tweeting photos & GIFs in Twitter for Web
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    On Twitter you can add photos, gifs and even a poll. See how to add picture from your computer, browse the animated gifs offered by twitter and post a poll to your followers. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Tweeting a poll in Twitter for Web
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    If you have a question that you would like to put to the general public you can tweet a poll. Users following you can vote for the answer they prefer and the final results will appear in bold when the poll has ended. In this video, you'll see how to create and tweet a poll in your Twitter account. FREE ACCESS


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