Twitter Features

The best way to learn is to use it. Or get someone in your network to help you learn as you tweet and discover Twitter features.

Favourites

Star your favorite Twitter updates and they’ll be saved for you here!
susan
susan

susaneb how can I STAR my twitterings and get them in favorites....? 01:22 PM October 11, 2007 from web
Lisa Parisi
Lisa Parisi

LParisi Can you respond to a private email twitter message? Or do my replies just disappear into cyberspace? about 16 hours ago from web
Karyn Romeis
Karyn Romeis

karynromeis @durff @fceblog part 2: ... and I find it frustrating not to able to register on their radar if they've tweeted something important to me. 09:43 AM July 30, 2007 from web in reply to Durff
Karyn Romeis
Karyn Romeis

karynromeis @durff @fceblog part 1: I'm on the other side of that equation. There are many people I follow who don't follow me... 09:42 AM July 30, 2007 from web in reply to Durff

Claudia Ceraso
Claudia Ceraso

fceblog Twitter discovery- If a follower of mine who I do not follow tweets @me, I get their tweets in my replies tab anyway. 01:11 AM July 30, 2007 from web
Vicki Davis
Vicki Davis

coolcatteacher @iteachyoucomputers - I've tried twittersearch http://twittermap.com/search/ or if you know their screen name just type it after the URL 10:12 PM July 10, 2007 from web
Nancy White
Nancy White

NancyWhite Nice twitter how to post http://tinyurl.com/ys5u9w 10:52 AM October 26, 2007 from im

Tracking

Sean FitzGerald
Sean FitzGerald

seanfitz @qdsouza: For text mentions you can use the 'Track' function - http://tinyurl.com/2a4ggh 03:52 PM November 06, 2007 from TwitterFox in reply to qdsouza
Sean FitzGerald
Sean FitzGerald

seanfitz @qdsouza: Why the need for the pipe? You can get DMs sent to your email in settings. 03:37 PM November 06, 2007 from TwitterFox in reply to qdsouza

Catching Up

Alan Levine
Alan Levine

cogdog End of twitter bin 10 pages http://twitter.com/home?pag... (no "older" button). Can game it at via url http://twitter.com/home?pag... 10:16 AM November 05, 2007 from web


With a little help from my friends

Here an example when Karl Fisch started tweeting


Darren Kuropatwa
Darren Kuropatwa

dkuropatwa @karlfisch So ya bit the twitter bullet dijya? Good to see you in the stream. ;-) about 20 hours ago from web in reply to karlfisch

Bud Hunt
Bud Hunt

budtheteacher @karlfisch: I don't know the best way to reply to an old tweet. Other folks - thoughts? 09:02 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to karlfisch
Claudia Ceraso
Claudia Ceraso

fceblog Time is so yesterday in microblogging. People stick to a twittering present round here. 12:55 AM November 06, 2007 from web
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @fceblog - yeah, but I didn't have time for the things I was already doing . . . 08:49 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to fceblog
Claudia Ceraso
Claudia Ceraso

fceblog @karlfisch Stats/10 followers in 10 min'/ Getting the network to teach you/Following 12 in the first hour. Pretty good for not wanting this! 12:48 AM November 06, 2007 from web in reply to karlfisch
Claudia Ceraso
Claudia Ceraso

fceblog @karlfisch Re: replying to an old tweet. Try Jaiku. 12:34 AM November 06, 2007 from web in reply to karlfisch
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @fceblog - yep, I've discovered it. 08:34 PM November 05, 2007 from web

Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @mguhlin - thanks, but don't expect much tweeting (twittering?) from me - blocked by the filter at school. 08:31 PM November 05, 2007 from web
vanishingpoint
vanishingpoint

vanishingpoint @karlfisch replies are only the posts directed at you with the @... the recent is posts and replies from folks you are following 09:31 PM November 05, 2007 from Snitter in reply to karlfisch
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @budtheteacher - so no way to reply to an old tweet? I know, goes against the whole idea of twitter . . . 08:30 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to budtheteacher
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch still figuring out the twitter interface - how come I have to go to the Replies tab to see all these messages to me? 08:28 PM November 05, 2007 from web
Claudia Ceraso
Claudia Ceraso

fceblog @karlfisch If you read this, you have just discovered the replies tab. You needn't follow people to get their reactions. Welcome to Twitter! 12:24 AM November 06, 2007 from web in reply to karlfisch
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch Wondering why I have 6 followers. Bad, Bud, bad. 08:16 PM November 05, 2007 from web
Bud Hunt
Bud Hunt

budtheteacher @karlfisch: The @ attaches to the most recent tweet from the designee. 08:16 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to karlfisch
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @budtheteacher - OK, I get this at sign thing to do replies, but how do you make sure it's "attached" to the twit you're replying to? 08:13 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to budtheteacher
Karl Fisch
Karl Fisch

karlfisch @budtheteacher don't get too excited, I just signed up to see what it looked like - and get my own name. 08:12 PM November 05, 2007 from web in reply to budtheteacher
Bud Hunt
Bud Hunt

budtheteacher This is a good sign: http://twitter.com/karlfisch 08:11 PM November 05, 2007 from web