In the social networking parlance, Twitter is often referred to as the Internet Private School of the Internet, because from its inception, it has always been classy and elitist, while the likes of Facebook and others are called the Internet Public Schools” because of the large Fanbase, followership, website traffic. and some other factors. Nonetheless, it’s worthy to state that since the emergence of these numerous social networking sites, life has not remained the same for Nigerian youths and celebrities alike. A lot of things go down on these sites and once you catch the bug, it’s so addictive and you get hooked like your life depends on them. Talk of the pros and coas of such sites.
A while back, Nigeria’s top music producer and CEO of the Mo’hits crew, Don Jazzy was held up in traffic and he was forced to take a bike so he could meet up his appointment, he later tweeted that he gave the bike man N5,000 for the short trip, this gesture of his further endeared him to the hearts of his fans. As a matter of fact, Don Jazzy, Banky W and a couple of other Nigerian celebrities distribute recharge cards regularly on Twitter and the quickest Tweeter gets to enjoy the e-gift.
Another reason Twitter is the hottest social networking site is the kind of flirting that goes on there; several relationships were born on Twitter and there are big boys who are professional pimps on the network as well. The fact that Twitter enables you send direct messages to your followers is one of the features that encourages flirting, because people get to send nude pictures and talk to each other in very raw language without other people noticing. And just on Tuesday, 28 June 2011, His Holiness Pope XVI joined Twitter tweeting that: “Dear friends, I just launched News.va. praised be our Lord Jesus Christ! With my prayers and blessings, Benedictus XVI!
Just in case you belong to the school of thought that believes Twitter is crap, you might want to have a rethink, because that's the celebrity internet spot; and also where you get to hook up with your favourite stars and the hottest big boys and babes in town. Sign up now: www.twitter.com!.