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Benefits of micro blogging sites such as twitter for the library

Micro blogging is short and quick way of sending information . It is like text messaging but it is different in this way in micro blogging you can listen to the ideas and thoughts of others and participate if you choose to .

Twitter is an example of a micro blogging site, where ‘tweet’ or messages are limited to 140 characters.

Micro blogging is more popular because it is portable you can tweet on your mobile phone and you know quickley the current information. Twitter has played a vital role in keeping people safe during disasters and tragedies. User can upload and updates images of events in real time.

Micro blogging has many benefits for the library. In libraries they advertise their upcoming event and share photos of current event where tweeter can participate by giving their comments.

Libraries can introduce their upcoming books events and books of their famous writer .