Twitter has completely changed the way we communicate, it is the source for breaking news, a place where we find like-minded people and all this in 140 characters or less.

Set an Expiration Date for your Tweets

You can set an expiration date for your tweets using hashtags and the message will be deleted from your Twitter timeline after the set time has passed.

How Translated Tweets Work?

Twitter can translate foreign language tweets into your native language using the Bing Translator. You can also use translated tweets in your web apps.

How to Use Twitter as a Gmail Notifier

You can use Twitter as a Gmail notifier with Google Script. You can also receive SMS text alerts for new email messages on your mobile phone via Twitter.

A Better Twitter Bookmarklet for Sending Tweets

Bookmarklets help you easily quote text from web pages and post them to Twitter. You could be using the official Twitter bookmarklet to sharing links but there's an even better alternative.

Twitter Unveils New People Directory

Twitter has added a new people directory that lists all public Twitter profiles sorted by name. It is similar to the people directory available on Facebook.