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Darn You to Heck, Twitter! Enter Eluma…

new tool eluma.com


I LOVE Twitter I do. The friendships it’s created the ability to interact and to share have all been incredibly valuable. However, as of late Twitter has been suffering and limping along. We’ve all been griping about it, but what is one to do? You get what you pay for… They’ll fix it.

In the interim I found a quick fix for all of us who are jonesing on Twitter. I have only played with it a bit and it’s not a “great” option, but it’s better IMHO than Plurk.com which I still haven’t bought into. Here is a quick video on how to tie in FriendFeed.com (which I love) with a desktop update using www.Eluma.com.

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Matthew Rathbun is a Virginia Licensed Broker and Director of Professional Development for Coldwell Banker Elite, in Fredericksburg Virginia. He has opened and managed real estate firms, as well as coached and mentored agents and Brokers. As a Residential REALTOR®, Matthew was a high volume agent and past REALTOR® Rookie of the Year & Virginia Association Instructor of the Year. You can follow him on Twitter as "MattRathbun" and on Facebook. Matthew's blog is TheAgentTrainer.com.

6 Comments

6 Comments

  1. Barry Cunningham

    June 2, 2008 at 7:46 pm

    friend Feed Rocks…!

  2. Jennifer in Louisville

    June 2, 2008 at 7:52 pm

    Never heard of eluna. But if it feeds the addiction, I’m glad you shared it. Off to check it now. Thanks!

  3. Bill Lublin

    June 3, 2008 at 7:15 am

    Nice tool but do you think the name resonates like ‘plurk’?
    BTW Do you think the math gateway to the comment is stolen from ‘Are You Smarter then a Fifth Grader?’

  4. Jennifer in Louisville

    June 3, 2008 at 7:53 am

    One additional comment: the graphic at the header of this post looks like “eluna.com” to me. It is indeed eluma.com as stated in the body of the article. 🙂

    @ Bill – Heh, yea. Probably the 1st grade section of that show. 🙂

  5. Lani Anglin-Rosales

    June 3, 2008 at 9:52 am

    Thanks for the heads up, Jennifer. The banner has been fixed. 🙂

  6. Maureen Francis

    June 3, 2008 at 10:01 am

    I was plurking yesterday and it just doesn’t grab me. Of course, I did not like Twitter at first either.

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