Digital and Information Literacy: Tweeting with a Purpose, 1st Edition

  • Tamra B. Orr
  • Published By: Rosen Central
  • ISBN-10: 1499439180
  • ISBN-13: 9781499439182
  • DDC: 302.3
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released September 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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It may be hard to believe that 140 characters are enough to get a message out to millions of people, but Twitter's users do so every minute. Twitter is vital in many different spheres. This book introduces readers to how they, too, can tweet purposefully. Users can promote their personal brands, network for jobs and gigs, or leverage the platform for political change, education, or worthy causes. This book offers young people ways to amplify their voices and build community via this dynamic tool, while staying focused and safe.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Friends, Family, and Fun.
2: Keeping Current.
3: Creating Community.
4: Promoting You.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.