Twitter has 140 million users. A hundred and forty MILLION! That's a pretty mind-blowing statistic.
If you are in business, imagine what an advert would cost you that promised to reach even 1% of those people. Mega-bucks.You have the opportunity to reach your customers, potential customers and make vital industry contacts - free of charge - by joining the Twitter bandwagon. Find out what you should be tweeting, when and how on this site.
If you are an individual, you can find out here how to avoid losing friends and alienating people!
Please feel free to comment and add your experiences of Twitter too!
This is a great YouTube video which gives a walkthrough of how to get started on Twitter. Once you're up and running, check out the articles on this site for ideas of what to tweet.