Here's an outline. Give me your comments on what else I should cover.
What is Twitter?
- How does it work?
- What does it do?
- What are the benefits?
- View an Overview
- Setup an account (details below)
- Follow what's going on for a while
- Observe RT, @, #FollowFridays
- Find out about Hashtags - maybe make one of your own
- Then, Dive in and start posting messages
- Follow first before being followed
- What it means to have followers
- How to follow someone
How to use Twitter to send messages (Tweet)
- Short URLs (links)
- Twitter commands
- Special Twitter text (#, RT, @ replies, DM, etc.)
- Twitter hashtags (#FollowFriday, hashtag.org,etc)
- How to get followers
- Good practice when someone follows you
- http://www.usetrackthis.com (track packages via twitter)