Mark and I were discussing Twitter pros and cons the other day and agreed one positive aspect is it forces people to be concise. As I was catching up on my RSS feeds, I saw Craig Stoltz beat us to the punch.
The summary, “Writing substantial Tweets teaches a key journalism skill: Make every word count.”
(I couldn’t help but smile at his inclusion of the adjective “substantial.”)
Read the full post here (and make sure you catch the fun p.s.): http://2ohreally.wordpress.com/2008/05/27/twitter-taught-me-to-be-an-editor/