Tweet Deck Tutorial for Twitter Chats

Christina Carnes Updated by Christina Carnes

1 The first step is to open Twitter and click Log in

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2 Next, go to

Click Add column

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3 Click Search

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4 Type #hashtag of the Twitter Chat and Press Enter,

By adding the #hashtag column you will be able to see all Tweets that have the chat hashtag in them. 

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5 Click Add column for a second time

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6 Click User

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7 By adding your own User Column you can see all of the tweets you have written in one place.

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8 Click Add column

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9 Click Tweet when you want to share your first response.

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10 During the chat you will write your Tweets in the What's happening? box then click Tweet to post.

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11 You will see questions come up in the #hashtag of the Twitter Chat column in this format:

Q and then the number of the question.


Q1 - What is your name? #hashtag of the Twitter Chat

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12 You can add images or videos from your computer to your Tweets!

Click Add images or video

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13 When you add a picture it adds characters to your tweet.

Remember only 280 characters per Tweet!

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14 You will see all questions and responses in the #hashtag of the Twitter Chat column, as long as the tweet has hashtag written in the tweet.

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15 Read the questions that come up in the hashtag column. Then respond.

**Pro Tip** You may need to refresh your page or scroll down to the bottom to see new Tweets coming in

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17 **Pro Tip** Copy the hashtag so you can just paste it at the end of each of your tweets quickly!

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