Twitter: What is it?
Ian Lurie Apr 8 2007
I’m not sure. I’m trying out Twitter, the new phenomenon (I think).
Basically, Twitter lets you indulge your deepest narcissistic fantasies by telling the entire world what you’re doing, every second.
What are the marketing implications? Woot.com is already marketing there. I’m not sure what else to say at this point. I’ll keep playing, and update you as I figure out more, or when I realize I’m just too old to ‘get it’.
Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent Inc. He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Forbes.com and TechCrunch. Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, SIC and ad:Tech. Follow him on Twitter at portentint. He also just published a book about strategy for services businesses: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle. Read More