|About the Book|
Microblogging is a broadcast medium in the form of blogging. A microblog differs from a traditional blog in that its content is typically smaller in both actual and aggregate file size. Microblogs allow users to exchange small elements of contentMoreMicroblogging is a broadcast medium in the form of blogging. A microblog differs from a traditional blog in that its content is typically smaller in both actual and aggregate file size. Microblogs allow users to exchange small elements of content such as short sentences, individual images, or video links. As with traditional blogging, microbloggers post about topics ranging from the simple, such as what Im doing right now, to the thematic, such as sports cars. Commercial microblogs also exist, to promote websites, services and/or products, and to promote collaboration within an organization.Some microblogging services offer features such as privacy settings, which allow users to control who can read their microblogs, or alternative ways of publishing entries besides the web-based interface. These may include text messaging, instant messaging, E-mail, or digital audio.This book is your ultimate resource for Microblogging. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, analysis, background and everything you need to know.In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about Microblogging right away, covering: Microblogging, Blauk, Blog, Facebook, Geosocial networking, Plurk, Social network, Tumblr, Twitter, Comparison of micro-blogging services, Equal Justice for Troops blog, 25 Magazine, Andrew Laties, Apache Wave, Art blog, Jay Baer, Biblioblog, Black Weblog Awards, Blog Action Day, Blog network, Blog rally, Blog traffic, Blogged.com, Bloggers Code of Conduct, Blogging in Iran, Blook, The BOBs (weblog award), Character blogging, Cnbloggercon, Cyberpolitics, The Dump, Editorial calendar, Edublog, Fisking, Google Real-Time Search, Gucci Gang controversy, Haul video, Hauls, Hindi Blogosphere, History of blogging, Indian Blogosphere, Indian Institute of Planning and Management advertising and blogging controversy, Little Bill Clinton, Liveblogging, Media Bloggers Association, Micropoetry, Mormon blogosphere, Amber Naslund, New Sincerity, New Zealand blogosphere, Niche blogging, Novell Vibe, Photoblog, Reblogging, Science online (conference), Social blogging, Swazi Media Commentary, Tablog, This Week In Blackness, Baratunde Thurston, Tory Bear (blog), Trackback, Typecasting (blogging), United States Air Force Web Posting Response, Video blogging, Wuzly, YULBlogThis book explains in-depth the real drivers and workings of Microblogging. It reduces the risk of your technology, time and resources investment decisions by enabling you to compare your understanding of Microblogging with the objectivity of experienced professionals.