Andy Beal gives a good and brief instructional manual for those who want to dive into Twitter. My only beef is that he makes Twitter sound like a lot of work. And you’re more likely to stick around if you try above all to have fun.

Twitter was my only link to the networked world over the last week as my wife and I explored Quebec City and the upper coast of the St. Lawrence. Recommendation: Ride bikes around Isle-aux-Coudres.

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