hburg Twitter 2.0

Brent Finnegan -- October 3rd, 2008

The Twitter feature hasn’t been working for some time. Yesterday I created a workaround: an hburgnews hashtag. Here’s how it works:

Anytime anyone with a Twitter account sees news happening in or near Harrisonburg, include #hburgnews somewhere in your update. It will show up in the sidebar of hburgnews. That’s it. Pretty simple, huh?

5 Responses to “hburg Twitter 2.0”

  1. finnegan says:

    Come on, Twitterers. Is there seriously nothing happening out there?

    Try the hashtag and tell us what you’re seeing.

  2. Renee says:

    Hey I just created a twitter account and tried the #hburgnews trick and it’s not showing up in the sidebar… did I do it right?
    http://twitter.com/paix120

  3. finnegan says:

    Yes it is. It just takes a little while to update in the sidebar.

  4. Renee says:

    OK, I see. I did see it there and waited a while, and didn’t know it took that long to show up. Thanks!

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