Thursday, June 16, 2011
Twenty-Four Hours in Twitterville
Yesterday a new web site appeared on the Net. It's called Pottermore . It is very simply a purple background with silver words stating the title followed by handwritten words, Coming soon, and J. K. Rowling's signature. Anticipation is high. UPDATE: June 17, 2011---There are now owls on the site which when clicked take the user to a YouTube video.
interview where he speaks about this new book.
USA Today has an article about the book Alice Ozma has written titled The Reading Promise: My Father and the Books We Shared. Her father an elementary school librarian read to her every night from the fourth grade until she left home for college. What a wonderful commitment and legacy!
bitly has expanded their free services to include not only shortening URL links but sharing, tracking and analyzing them.