We're Using Twitter For Snippets of Our Trip
I've come back to an online world filled with all sorts of fun little social tools that can keep us connected in stange and interesting ways. The one we're experimenting with using on the roadtrip is called Twitter.
Twitter enables me to post something that is a bit like a blog post, but a small and posted more frequently. I can use our mobile phone to send a text message (SMS) to Twitter that then posts it online and on our blog - notice the new format of the "Currently" block on the home page.
Since it is so easy to post something new, I plan to be sending multiple updates a day to Twitter. Most will be goofy and mostly useless, but homefully fun. This little badge will also keep up with the action: