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Is Twitter slowing down?

According to Compete.com May data Twitter’s growth shows signs of slowing down. This had to happen at some time and May seems to be the month were traffic to the Micro Blog site Twitter started to slow down, the traffic is up by 1% according to Compete.com. Visits to the site have been on a sharp rise over the past six to twelve months with majority of users orienting from the USA. Users are now 19.7 million unique visitors but growth in the USA may be flattening.

Twitter is a free social messaging utility for staying connected in real-time.

Yes and so? I have been following the Twitter phenomenon and I must say I have no understanding of what the cool is all about? I am sorry, I will be using it further but I have witnessed a group of people just loose them self’s in twittering. I know that it is the information age, but is there nothing that is not worth mentioning? If Facebook is a time killer, man Twitter goes far beyond that.

And now Facebook has something called Tweeter it’s a Twitter Interface that allows you to post new tweets through Facebook, automatically update your status whenever you tweet, from anywhere. Imaging that!

Okay I might be little to gloomy here but I am still not seeing the real advantage of Twitter over Facebook or for that matter MSN Messanger, but then again I am not Twittering all day in and out as some of my friends seem to be doing. Phfeffff!!!

There are not many that did predict the success of Twitter and I must ask what is next? We write only every other word in a sentence or instead
of writing we blog by choosing pictures only?

I think it’s time we step back a little