Please vote for your favorite Twitter personality

Here you go! These are the finalists for your favorite Twitter personality of 2012 list.

I appreciate your help in narrowing the list down to 24 nominees. There were many deserving candidates.

Now it’s your turn to vote. The top 12 will make the final list. Polling ends on Black Friday, Nov. 25.

Good luck.

(Photo: Paul Snelling/Flickr)

Please nominate your favorite travel Twitter personality of 2012

Who’s worth following on Twitter?

I’m compiling the definitive list for 2012. But I can’t do it alone.
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10 twitter users worth following in 2010

A few days ago, I published a short list of 10 blogs you should bookmark this year. But what about Twitter users?

I consulted several helpful sites, including TweetStats and Twitter Analyzer, for the answer. Here are the results:
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6 ways to leverage social media for a better vacation

socialBefore the latest social media revolution, Jessica Gottlieb would have probably watched helplessly when her kids, Jane and Alexander, were trapped on the tarmac, waiting for their Virgin America flight to take off.

But that’s so 2008. When it happened to her last week, the Los Angeles-based blogger reached for her iPhone and twittered about her troubles. “Dear Virgin Air,” she wrote. “My children have been on the tarmac for one hour with 90 more minutes to wait. I am at JFK gate b25. Pls RT.”
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