The Shorty Interview with XeeMe

Is there someone you want to follow you who doesn't already? If so, who?

What is one of the biggest misconceptions of Twitter?

To use it as a promotion channel

What inspires you to tweet?


How do you decide what to tweet?

partially by inspiration from other tweets, partially by requests and @messages, partially by events and situations that happen

What's your best tweet?

my best tweet? My next tweet :)

Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?

make me construct an epic speech with 140 character

140 characters of advice for a new user?

Learn to shorten your thoughts by 100 fold and you will gain 100 times the attention

Why should people follow you?

To get updates on XeeMe, to meet new people we introduce, to get featured, to learn from others

How do you imagine Twitter changing?

It changed a lot in the past to turn into a news network - I guess it is now maturing

How do you make your tweets unique?

By tweeting what I think ;)

What will the world be like 10 years from now?

News are only 140 char., people worry getting 140 years old, democratization of influence, 2 new technologies that excists already today

How will the world change in the next year?

nothing major, gradual improvements, goes unnoticed - until we look back next year.

What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?

Connected with Sir Richard Branson

Can you name some one-of-a-kind Twitter accounts that you follow?

not really

What are six things you could never do without?'s_hierarchy_of_needs - still true :) In my case I could never do without self-actualization

Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?


What are some big Twitter faux pas?

capital letters, taking things personal, DM spam, @selling to people who don't know you...

Who is the funniest person on Twitter that you follow?

No question: Rodney Pike

What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?

Have real conversations

Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?

xeeme - ha ha ha

Ever get called out for tweeting too much?

not yet

Have you ever unfollowed someone? Who and why?

yes, if the conversation is no longer of interest

Why'd you start tweeting?

It was in 2007 - back then no reason just curiosity

How long can you go without a tweet?

a few hours - maybe - LOL

Who do you wish had a Twitter feed but doesn't?

Angela Merkel (German Chancellor)

What question are we not asking here that we should?

Well 14 Q to go - I no know :) Maybe: "What are you doing when you win?"

Twitter or Facebook?

Drinking or eating - both

What was the funniest trend you've seen?

don't remember any funny ones

Why should we vote for you?

1) XeeMe helps people get more impact in the social web - better than any other tool. 2) we have such a cool community

Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?


How do you use Twitter in your professional life?

Featuring our users, communicating updates, listening for requests and support issues, sharing news

What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?

luv :)

What feature should Twitter add?