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More Twitter analysis

Posted By Jessica Camerato On April 3, 2009 @ 3:46 pm In General | 2 Comments

There is no ignoring the speculation and discussions surrounding Twitter. This week we posed the question of the Celtics [1], To Tweet or Not to Tweet [2]? Today Athlete Interactive, an online sports marketing company, analyzed the implications of professional athletes using the social networking site:

“It’€™s not difficult to imagine any number of scenarios where an athlete’€™s instant access to the world backfires because of bad judgment or a simple mistweet: an athlete tweets a prediction that fails to come to pass; an athlete tweets during a game that he later is responsible for losing; an athlete tweets something he fails to recognize as offensive, and in seconds, irrevocably undoes years of work.”

Athlete Interactive represents Paul Pierce [3] and Tyson Chandler [4], both who actively Tweet. Click here [5] for the full article.


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[1] Celtics: http://media.weei.com/basketball/boston-celtics.htm

[2] To Tweet or Not to Tweet: http://greenstreet.weei.com/sports/boston/basketball/celtics/to-tweet-or-not-to-tweet/

[3] Paul Pierce: http://media.weei.com/basketball/paul-pierce.htm

[4] Tyson Chandler: http://media.weei.com/basketball/tyson-chandler.htm

[5] Click here: http://insight.athleteinteractive.com/2009/04/03/for-athletes-unless-youre-shaq-and-even-then-twitter-isnt-enough/

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