Up-and-Coming Clients to Tweet
Social networking is the most popular online activity for
teenagers. Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest,
Tumblr and Twitter are social networking services that are now firmly
entrenched in modern society, not just with the teenage population.
Twitter is continuing to grow at a phenomenal rate, both in
terms of the number of users and tweets, the brief posts of 140
characters that characterise this service. These short messages seems
to bring out the best in humour, understanding, and observation, with
tweets often sticking to the facts. 450 million tweets
are made each day by over 200 million users worldwide. Contained in
these short messages are ideas, pictures, posts, activities,
events, and interests.
Tweet talking is also important in terms of marketing and
communication, business networking, offering breaking news and getting
scoops. It can also help to alleviate the information
overload from email, social bookmarking, RSS readers, and instant
The life of Twitter clients can be rather
brief. Unfortunately some of our favourite clients have bitten the
dust. Tweetdeck was an excellent Linux desktop client. Support for
Linux regrettably ceased, although it remains available on Chrome.
Twhirl was another solid desktop Abode AIR powered client that is no
more. We were also downhearted to learn that the developer of Hotot has
ceased development of his cracking client last month. Depressing news
However, the demise of these Twitter clients leaves
the field open for up-and-coming clients to make their mark. This
article features three such clients, each are well on their way
to help you stay in touch with what's happening. These clients are not
yet the finished article, but they are extremely promising.
To provide an insight into the quality of software that is
available, we have compiled a list of 3 highly promising Twitter
clients, all of which make micro-blogging effortless. Hopefully, there
will be something of interest here for anyone who wants to
So, let's explore the 3 Twitter clients at hand. For
each application we have compiled its own portal page, a full
description with an in-depth analysis of its features, screenshots,
together with links to relevant resources and
reviews. Start tweeting today!
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Last Updated Sunday, March 02 2014 @ 02:51 PM EST