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Share your url to Twitter

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So, you’ve written that great article, you’ve shared it to your friends on facebook, and you’re looking to spread the word even further. Through Twittter, your url can reach entire diffrent audiences than Facebook sharing. Getting those first few important re-tweets on Twitter will start to spread your new blogpost like wildfire.

If Twitter is still a great mystery to you, I’d recommend Scott Hanselman’s introduction to twitter. You may also be interested in reading Twitter’s own brief “about us” page.

Time to get our hands dirty

It’s extremely simple to send an update to twitter using their public share url like so:

http://twitter.com/home?status=Currently reading http://pavsaund.wordpress.com/2009/11/04/share-your-url-to-twitter-share

So now you know how to do it, there’s no reason not to just add a tweet this icon! tweet this