New Book: Twitter for Lawyers

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • May 13, 2014

Twitter in One Hour For Lawyers by Jared Correia (KF320 .I57 C67) focuses on the difficult task of making social media appropriate and profitable for a lawyer.  From how to optimize your profile to maintaining professional and interesting communication with …

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OH HAI TWITTR, U SPEEK LOLCATZ NAO?

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • June 5, 2013

Are you bored with Twitter in your own language? You can change your Twitter settings to LOLCATZ.

“Twitter quietly added a new (and still experimental language option…one for the Cheezburger cognoscenti.  Under Settings > Language, just between Korean and Malay, …

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Make your Twitter page POP!

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • September 19, 2012

Twitter has launched a new design feature for your Twitter page.  Using the menu, you can add a picture header to your page and create more interest in your twitter feed.  While you can upload any pitcure to your Twitter header, …

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Legal Twittering

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • July 10, 2012

Do you want to find out who to follow in the legal world on Twitter?  There are several search tools and lists that will help you find out who the big deals are in the legal Twitterverse.

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Twitter and Lawyers

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • November 27, 2011

Social media tools have become increasingly popular in the past few years. Twitter has mainly become a favorite for many and has gained some importance in the legal field as well. Many issues and concerns have been raised in the …

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Constitution by Crowd

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • June 11, 2011

Well, not exactly. But Iceland is bringing the general population (and followers around the globe) into the process of creating a new national constitution this summer, using the new social media. Iceland is soliciting citizen suggestions on the Constitutional Council

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Copyright and Twitter

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • January 20, 2011

Does posting a picture to Twitter via TwitPic give all other Twitter users an implied license to use your picture, including for commercial gain?

You wouldn’t think so, and the Southern District of New York did not think so in …

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Legal Twitter

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • June 6, 2010

This is a list of the top 100 legal Twitter feeds, some of which are very useful and informative. Depending on your interests, you may choose to follow one or two of the people listed here on Twitter.

Ernster, the …

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Government Twitter

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • March 1, 2010

Many government agencies are now on Twitter. For attorneys who work in heavily-regulated practice areas, keeping track of these tweets can be useful. This is a fairly comprehensive list of federal Twitter accounts.

Ernster, the Virtual Library Cat…

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Study Break: Tweeting Gettysburg

  • By webdev@hofstra.edu
  • December 7, 2009

As mentioned by The Chronicle of Higher Education, historical scholarship has taken on a whole new form. A group is now tweeting famous historical events as though they were occurring in real time today. They began with the Battle

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