Avatar = your Twitter picture
= Your biography in 160 characters
= Direct Message To send a private message you and person must be
following each other. You can no longer send links in these
You can favorite a tweet (like bookmarking a tweet) by clicking the "star"
next to the tweet in your feed.
Follow Friday is a chance to promote some of your favorite follows.
= You can choose to follow someone whose tweets & information you enjoy
= Your username in 16 characters.
= The # symbol which categorizes topics and directs tweets into one
= Hat tip
attributes a link to a Twitter user
= Groups of Twitter users.
= Using the
to mention a Twitter user in your tweet.
MT = Modified Tweet You can modify a RT and
add or change some wording.
Profile = This page provides information about a Twitter user as
well as that person's tweets.
PRT = Please retweet
You can reply to a person's message by
clicking the arrow button
RT = Retweet which is a way
to forward a person. Some use "via"
Spam = Unwanted messages
Timeline = List of your
Tweet = Your 280 character