...that's the newest sh.t! Overheard yesterday after work in NYC and the person saying it, was certainly not a geek. Not only Obama "twitters", but also politicians around the world now heavily use Twitter to reach out to their
clients voters. Twitter clearly has become worldwide mainstream by now.
Personally, I cannot warm up with Twitter. I am just so not important or interesting enough to share my life with everybody out there and doing it solely to drive traffic and get a little SEO out of it....sorry not convinced.
If you are in the same situation and cannot use Twitter intelligently, maybe these sources will convince you:
17 Ways you can use Twitter (classical link bait article)
How I use Twitter to promote my blog (Mr. Problogger himself)
50 Ideas on Using Twitter for Business (Mr. Brogan)
Here's How I use Twitter (via thedublogger.edublogs.edu)