Simon Willison’s Weblog


Sunday, 6th October 2013

Where can I sell the tickets of a conference I won’t be attending?

Most conferences are too niche to support a full scale online marketplace for unwanted tickets -it’s not like concert tickets where millions of people might want to buy your unused Kylie tickets.

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Does Twitter still care about Tweetdeck?

Anecdotal: I personally know two people who have joined the TweetDeck team at Twitter in the past year. They frequently ship improvements, and seem to be enjoying themselves.

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What are some good examples of tweets used to attract visitors to a new website?

Without knowing what the site does, I’d go for the personal approach: "I just launched my new project,—check it out and let me know what you think!"

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