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How People Use Twitter

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Here’s an eMarketer report about how people use Twitter.  It turns out that the majority of Twitter users (42%) use the service to communicate with their friends.  About 29% use Twitter to update their status, 26% to find news, and 21% for work-related reasons.  Also, more women use Twitter to keep in touch with friends than men (48.4% vs. 33.6%).

http://www.readwriteweb.com/archives/why_do_you_tweet.php

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Written by Atique Ullah

July 30, 2009 at 11:49 PM

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