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December 10, 2012 - by David Moore

I spend a fair amount of time on the Twitter micropublishing service, sharing links & ideas – to follow along, just click “subscribe” in the left-hand sidebar: 

  • #opengov list – 125 members, mostly gov’t transparency & civic engagement & non-profit news & innovation. E.g. @digiphile. Maybe could split out #opengov allies & prominent thought leaders.
  • federal budget list – 15 members, mostly #realitybased economics, #finreg efforts & media-discourse-correctives. E.g. Dean Baker

…happy to subscribe to suggested lists, get at me, @ppolitics.

Oh also it would be beneficial if open standards for microblogging were more user-friendly… Ping is now Seesmic is now Hootsuite Pro or something? Baffling. Maybe there’s an effortless solution to push updates from Twitter to Identi.ca, but it’s not clear from the latter’s FAQ that such exists. Still, Identi.ca is great, glad it exists – hopefully open standards will win in other social media & networking cases.

(Image from Flickr user adlpated. Background: Bloom County, one of the reasons I care about politics.)

 

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Comments

BertaRobinz 12/22/2012 5:04am

Yeah, this is good way to keep it up will all the updates without reading the long stories and getting the important ones in a “short” way. Thanks for it. my page

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kaushal 12/31/2012 1:06pm

I have just subscribe for it. I am waiting for your tweets. At what time, I will get update. Any idea ? I want weekly update of each news. And how to I get RSS Feed for my coupon blog. I want to show your news in feed.

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