Micro-blogging is a form of blogging that allows users to write brief text updates (usually less than 200 characters) and publish them, either to be viewed by anyone or by a restricted group which can be chosen by the user. This hands-on session will introduce various micro-blogging tools, including Twitter, Jaiku, and Tumblr and discuss pedagogical possibilities of integrating these technologies in the learning environment.
Rhode, J. F. (2008, May 14). Mastering micro-blogging. Presented at
Faculty Summer Institute on Teaching Technologies, University of