Twitter posts can be bullets, each one striking precisely. Solid, pointed ideas that hit hard.
Twitter can also be the trigger, launching a post to a new website or some vital piece of knowledge that changes everything.
So when do you need bullets – and when do you need a trigger?
Steven Savage is a Geek 2.0 writer, speaker, blogger, and job coach. He blogs on careers at http://www.fantopro.com/, nerd and geek culture at http://www.nerdcaliber.com/, and does a site of creative tools at http://www.seventhsanctum.com/. He can be reached at http://www.stevensavage.com/.