Tagged: microblogging

Major migration of the Swedish microblogosphere to Bloggy 0

Major migration of the Swedish microblogosphere to Bloggy

Bloggy is the new microblogging site of choice for Swedes. In a short time the site has gained about 3 000 users and continues to grow. – I was thinking: Can I do this...

Twingly offers microblog search 0

Twingly offers microblog search

Twingly expands its search engine with a brand new microblog search tool. They’ve been working on it for six months and today it was released. In the Twingly blog, they write: When we last...

Pownce shutting down, becoming part of Six Apart 0

Pownce shutting down, becoming part of Six Apart

Microblogging/microstreaming service Pownce announced yesterday that they are closing down the service and becoming part of Six Apart. Leah Culver writes: We have some very big news today at Pownce. We will be closing...

Good use of microblogging in journalism – give us more examples! 1

Good use of microblogging in journalism – give us more examples!

Whether status updates on social media sites should count as microblogging or not, the walled garden that Facebook still is to a large extent, makes status updates if not useless from a publishing perspective...

Are status updates on social media sites a form of microblogging? 8

Are status updates on social media sites a form of microblogging?

Microblogging services like Jaiku or Twitter, which recently passed its 1 billionth tweet (via Media Culpa), are immensely popular, and some even say they’ll completely take over from regular blogs. But what is the...