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Up-and-Coming Clients to Tweet

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 messages.

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 indeed.

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 tweet.

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!

Twitter clients
Birdie Fast, easy to use and works great
Corebird Gtk+ Twitter client written in Vala
Polly Designed for multiple columns of multiple accounts

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