On titles

There has been an interesting discussion on micro.blog about handling post titles in WordPress to play nicely with the service.

Micro.blog treats posts with titles as long form and displays the title as a link back to the original piece (even if under 280 characters) – the idea is that microposts (like tweets) do not have titles.

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On titles

Whither microblogging?

I never actually considered Twitter to be a microblogging platform, at least not for my own purposes.

At its most basic level your Twitter profile fits that brief (a reverse chronological list of short posts from a single author) but the lack of true ownership and the overarching social aspect meant I could never really see it as such.

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Whither microblogging?