with Tanya Snook
What are six things you could never do without?
The Dude, hubby, coffee, my laptop, friends, lactaid.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
Networking, trend watching, lunchtime entertainment
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
Twitter to Facebook
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
What feature should Twitter add?
Filters for crappy hashtags.
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
There are people NOT on Twitter? Surely, you jest.
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
The Dude, Hubby. I don't call them Dear, so the whole DH and DS thing isn't how I speak.
Why should we vote for you?
'Cause I'm just a grrl giik.
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Adam Savage from Mythbusters RT'ed a pic of my son dressed up as him for Hallowe'en.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
No need to pollute the world with more of those things.
How do you make your tweets unique?
Is that the same as calling me "special"?
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Hubby sent me a video from Santa saying I was on the naughty list for that very thing.
140 characters of advice for a new user?
Keep it real, keep it interesting, keep it social, keep the respect, keep it short.
How long can you go without a tweet?
You're kidding, right?
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
I admire anyone who connects, doesn't spam and who respects others in the Twitterverse.
What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?
That it's a sea of navelgazers, a colossal waste of time.
Why'd you start tweeting?
Research. I'm still here b/c I'm an addict.
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Of course. Now I don't bother leaving my house to meet people...
What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?
Tweet all their meals. Those are the most captivating. PURE AWESOME.
How will the world change in the next year?
Maybe companies will start to realize that Twitter is just Comms. And you need a crisis comms plan. Always.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Isolated, desolate, abandoned. Ev1 will be at their computers, talking to each other in 140 chars.