Just update your status and you are IN among your Facebook family and friends! Facebook acts like friendly and generous host, facilitating and accommodating everyone without being biased of class, education, views and gender. With a lively and casual mood, it lets you speak up your heart and mind anytime. It’s day or night, you don’t care. You can share whatever you like; your albums, photos, quotes, personal statements and business ads. You can laugh with your friends and can access their shoulders when feel like crying. It’s a meeting point for lovers. They can share, reply, complain and stay in touch through text and their pics. Even they settle down their issues, sort out their disputes and reconcile whenever it is desired.
Through status updates, you can easily understand what is going on in lives of your family, friends, acquaintances, and even strangers, whether it is success, delight, pride, break up, love, loss, grief, anger, expectations or whatever. People share their hobbies, political views, travel and entertainment activities, achievements, photography, advertise for their skills, services, products or businesses, support various causes, make announcements for their coming ventures and much more.
It is a huge source of interaction, where anytime you can access like-minded people, make new friends or even find your business and/or life-partners. But sometimes, they bother you through their excessive messages and chat requests. Whenever you are seen online, you will start receiving such request, no matter how busy you are or you are working hard while having Facebook by your side.
Here, you need not to be prim and proper in writing, you can use sound-oriented abbreviated spellings, grammar rules don’t matter anymore, emoticons, Like and Share options communicate very effectively. Medium of language is no problem, you can write English, Roman Urdu, Urdu, Arabic or whatever. So, it is very casual and user’s friendly.
When you move from Facebook to Twitter, you will find out that being on Twitter is more than just socialization because of its much more meaningful and more dynamic norms. It is a platform for serious and intellectual people, who are conscious about what they say and how they say. Restriction of 140 characters motivates them to be direct, precise and engaging. They language quality is far better, where people usually abide by language rules and correct spellings and follow the conversational style of communication. Here, you can access the top professionals you are interested in connecting with, no matter which area they belong to. Also, you can build a community of professionals similar to yours. Here, you can communicate and advertise for your business.
Actually, these days, those who are not on Twitter are considered as nowhere in the world. Every day, you get updated from various news agencies, Media Channels, business companies, educational institutions, Journals and Magazines, Celebrities, successful and struggling people that what is happening currently in their lives. What is new and innovative in their area? Along with that you have important links to access the texts and graphics relevant to the topics.
You come online in the morning, view your tweets once or twice, read the links you are interested in and done! You are completely aware on the latest developments happen in your areas of interests. Also, you can comment on any of your tweets or links to communicate your point of view or questions. Side by side, you can keep them updated about the personal and professional life of yours, too. And, this time, others communicate with you. So, regular and meaningful interaction on Twitter is now need of the hour which ends up building your personal profile and brand.
For your readership, you have to be very active; you should post every few hours to be noticed by your readership and satisfy their curiosity and hunger for you.
The presence of hash tags (#) helps you to be included in searches as well as searching information on desired topics. Thus, Twitter has become an easy and huge source of search and research.