Social media democratizes access to experts, politicians, and celebrities. It can build up bubbles of bias or completely break them down. Twitter, in particular, accelerates the news cycle and allows you to ask questions in real time.
If you haven't heard of a Twitter chat, it's basically a set time when companies or individuals ask and answer questions. It can take the form of an "ask me anything," or be about a specific topic. It allows anyone from anywhere in the world to participate without having to sign up for a webinar or travel to a conference. It's like a mini-meet up—but to do it well, here's 7 things to keep in mind. >>