First CenTex Tweetup - September 20, 2012

We hosted the first CenTex Tweetup. Here's a recap of the event, and some interesting links mentioned during the chat.


  1. Founding board members of CenTex New Media - who hosted the first ever CenTex Tweetup to help build a new media community in Central Texas.
  2. Things got started with an ice breaker.
  3. Then the the fun times began.
  4. KWTX Meterologist Ben Walnick explaining hashtags and how the station uses #ctxwx hashtag during severe weather to help save lives.
  5. Dr. Mia Moody-Ramirez explaining the benefits of using social media dashboards such as TweetDeck (shown below), HootSuite, and Seesmic - which recently announced that Seemsmic has been acquired by HootSuite.