I recently followed my 1,000th person on Twitter (@tonykhue) a couple weeks ago. While I’m a huge fan of Twitter, there is one growing pain that I have noticed. There is a LOT of noise out there these days. Previously, whenever I opened Twitter for the first time in the morning, I’d find around 100 or so new tweets to read. It was a nice way to get a catch up on any news I had missed earlier. Now, it’s impossible to read every possible tweet from the people I follow. While the quality of information has stayed relatively the same, the noise factor has ratcheted up.
Determined to bring greater clarity and make Twitter more relevant, I set about to do some spring cleaning. Here’s what I did: