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The Shorty Interview
with Ask A Curator
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
To share ideas, learn from others and connect with interesting people
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter
What feature should Twitter add?
Better conversation tracking
Why should we vote for you?
#AskaCurator was a unique worldwide event for cultural institutions.
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#Museum
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
#AskaCurator joined thousands of Twitter users with museums and their curators, I am proud of those connections
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#AskaCurator. On September 1st 2010 this was used for a worldwide Q&A with thousands of people taking part.
What inspires you to tweet?
Getting people to engage with museums, getting museums to be more social
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Once of twice!
How do you imagine Twitter changing?
Twitter needs a new way to filter information, it is becoming increasingly hard to follow conversations.
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
@MuseumNerd
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
That it is full of boring tweets, it is a fantastic professional network
Why should people follow you?
We are currently working on the follow up to #AskaCurator and our twitter feed lets people get involved and shape that project
How do you decide what to tweet?
Ask a Curator is all about the hashtag event #AskaCurator and bringing museums and members of the public together
Why'd you start tweeting?
To encourage museums to use Twitter to engage audiences and to encourage the public to look at museums in a different way.