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TweetDeck for Newbies

tweetdeckThere are a lot of aggregators out there for Twitter.  I’ve tried many of them and found that TweetDeck is my favorite.    (I also happen to like UberTwitter for Blackberry)  There are tons of likeable options, the ability to send a twit and update Facebook at the same time is pretty cool.  I would caution folks however not to use the #fb or Facebook option all the time.  Folks tend to get annoyed when they only get one side of a Twitter conversation on Facebook.

TweetDeck sports the following features (as listed on their website):

I’ve created a quick tutorial for TweetDeck users

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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



  1. Lesley Lambert

    June 8, 2009 at 1:33 pm

    I agree with the tweetdeck assessment. It totally changed my use of twitter and my understanding of it’s power. I always recommend it when I am teaching my intro to Twitter courses!

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