How to express yourself through this most famous of micro-blogging networks.

What is Twitter?

The micro-blogging network that’s a favourite with celebrities.

What is Bitly?

Learn more about this free and popular link shortening service.

How to use Twitter

A simple step-by-step guide to get you started on the microblogging website Twitter.

How to tweet

You have the Twitter account, you have things to say: now it’s time to get tweeting!

What is link shortening?

An explanation of Url abbreviation.

How to build and manage your Twitter following

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