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12 best Twitter alternatives

Micro-blogging services you should consider


Considering micro-blogging to help improve your business? Before you sign-up to Twitter, check out our 12 alternative sites.

9. Socialtext

Socialtext is accessible via browser, mobile device or an Adobe AIR desktop application.

It's features include a wiki, social networking profiles and activity streams. Free for up to 50 members.

10. StatusNet

This service enables incorporation of micromessaging into a business' own web domain.

Features include file sharing, groups, plug-ins and apps, customisable themes, and desktop and mobile access. Support costs extra.

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  1. Micro-blogging services businesses should consider
  2. Jaiku and Obayoo
  3. Present.ly and Sharetronix
  4. Snipia and SocialCast
  5. Socialtext and StatusNet
  6. WorkSimple and Yammer


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