CS 100 Computers and Society Twitter Assignments
Create a Twitter Account
Create a Twitter account and email your instructor with your username.
Go to https://twitter.com/ and select "sign up for twitter" - Remember to email me your username.
Discuss and Cite a Reading on Twitter
You all should now have a Twitter account. For part B you need to do the following:
- Follow me and your classmates on Twitter. You should all have me as a follower @professoradler - follow me back and follow everyone I'm following (your classmates).
- Look at the articles under Readings for Social Media. Choose any article and discuss it (Remember tweets are limited to 140 characters.)Use #neiucs100Spr14 in your tweet.
- Reply to 2 of your classmates through Twitter
Lab: Advantages of Twitter
Pair up with the person sitting next to you. Login to one of your twitter accounts and do the following:
- Follow a business of your choice.
- In a document, describe how they are using their Twitter page. What kind of posts do you see?
- Follow any politician.
- Describe how s/he use their Twitter account. What kind of posts do you see?
- Write both your names on the document and submit it to the Twitter dropbox on D2L