with nadya hutagalung
What's your best tweet?
I am asleep.. I am asleep... I really am asleep..
What are six things you could never do without?
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
professional life? I gotta get me one of those!
Twitter or Facebook?
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
Indonesia Vs Malaysia. Malaysia used laser pointers to disturb the Indonesian team. The whole country tweeted in protest.
What feature should Twitter add?
Why do we need more when we are already good? We should learn to be satisfied with what we have instead of more more more-ing
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
My past incarnation. ;)
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Indonesia. I got in BIG trouble for shortening to Indo although I still have not figure out why.. ( it was only to save space ppl! )
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
No but I have been tempted recently, constant wining, negativity and preaching are a major turn off... bleah.
Why should we vote for you?
Because as the founder of Greenkampong.com I want to share with the global community what we have been up to in Asia and inspire others
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
#climatechangeisreal! #floodingisgonnagetworse #dontwaitforgovts. #weareourownleaders #getoffyoura$$andmaketinychange.
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
toooooo many to list and how grateful I am to have found everyone again. ( again cheesy but true )
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
never got into Hash-tagging.. I make a mean organic veggo hash for brunch though, wanna try? Sunday brunch at ours is awesome ;)
How do you make your tweets unique?
Oh i am not so good at that, I am highly unoriginal and rather boring. I am surprised anyone follows me at all.
What inspires you to tweet?
something that moves me, makes me smile, something of great concern, something delicious, something easy to do..something u wanna know.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Yes, once...by an old buddy... but he was just jealous that I have so much to share ;)
How long can you go without a tweet?
depends.. a day possibly.. but usually only an hour or two between. I am perfecting the art of sleep tweeting too.
Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?
I would have to say @sarseh We both used to host MTV Asia back in the 90s. She was crazy. She still is thankfully. (she insists she is sexy)
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
140 = Meaningless.
Why should people follow you?
Because hopefully i can inspire some change for the better ( *puke* cheesy ) but I guess that's the goal really. I am far from perfect though
How do you decide what to tweet?
I check to see what I am wearing that day and try to match the tweet to my outfit .
Why'd you start tweeting?
as its the easiest way to connect, low commitment, high impact and perfect for sharing informative or random tit bits.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes indeed, It has allowed me to connect to thousands and gain inspiration on living a more gentle and sustainable life n 2 share wat i learn
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Share. that's what its all about.
How will the world change in the next year?
its going to grow in size and we will have abundant land for food crops, fresh water and every human will receive at least primary education.
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Honestly, I try not to think about it too much. I have 3 kids and I do what I do because I am afraid of what lies in store for them