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’.
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Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent and the EVP of Marketing Services at Clearlink. He's been a digital marketer since the days of AOL and Compuserve (25 years, if you're counting). He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Smashing Magazine, and TechCrunch.Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, Seattle Interactive Conference and ad:Tech. He has published has published several books about business and marketing: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle, The Web Marketing All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, and Conversation Marketing.Follow him on Twitter at portentint, and on LinkedIn at LinkedIn.com/in/ianlurie. Read More