What are six things you could never do without?
love, diet coke, some sort of internet-connected device, comedy, sunlight, and probably beer.
How do you use Twitter in your professional life?
To make connections. It's so much easier to introduce yourself initially through Twitter, then build from that in person.
What's your favorite Twitter app?
I love Flipboard on the iPhone. Makes Tweets look super fancy.
Twitter or Facebook?
What was the funniest trend you've seen?
What feature should Twitter add?
an easier way of viewing multi-person conversations that don't use a hashtag
Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
You. For. Later. Because.
Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?
Does David Attenborough have a Twitter? I don't think he does, but if he did, I would like him to follow me. #naturalistcrush
Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?
Nope. I've only been on Twitter for a year. Little early to burn bridges, dontcha think?
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
SCIENCE (obviously) and probably something along the lines of "give @katie_phd
one MILLION dollars"
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Wo there's too many to pick one! But as a group, all the other fab online scicomms people.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
How do you make your tweets unique?
Ummm....by being myself? I have no idea.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Nope. Although some days I think I get too involved in conversations.
How long can you go without a tweet?
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Absolutely. It got me a job, increased my network of professional and personal contacts, and it acts as my main news source. <3
How will the world change in the next year?
I hear the iPhone 5 is due out soon. I'm sure it will do something awesome, like blow bubbles or something.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Saying useless and repetitive things like "Good morning"
What will the world be like 10 years from now?
Probably over run with damn dirty apes! Just kidding.