Benefits of Micro Blogging for a Library

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Micro Blogging, According to M.Farkas (2008) is the use of <em>”specialized blog software to create short posts…allowing content to be published and widely distributed”. </em><a href=”http://www.libsuccess.org/Microblogging”></a&gt;

Examples of micro blogging sites include twitter <a href=”https://twitter.com/”></a>and tumblr.<a href=”https://www.tumblr.com/”></a&gt;

Some benefits include:

  • cost effective for example setting up twitter is free
  • able to reach millions
  • having a personal touch
  • customer interaction
  •  great research tool
  • instant publication and reminder tool

 

 

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